February weather forecast
Dover, DE

The public Archives building in Dover, Delaware, between two large trees
The public Archives building in Dover, Delaware, between two large trees

Weather in February

February, the last month of the winter in Dover, is a chilly month, with an average temperature ranging between min 31.1°F (-0.5°C) and max 43.3°F (6.3°C).

Temperature

In Dover, Delaware, the average high-temperature in February is practically the same as in January - a frosty 43.3°F (6.3°C). The average low-temperature, in Dover, Delaware, is 31.1°F (-0.5°C).

Humidity

In February, the average relative humidity is 75%.

Rainfall

In Dover, it is raining for 9.9 days, with typically 1.89" (48mm) of accumulated precipitation. In Dover, during the entire year, the rain falls for 152.3 days and collects up to 26.3" (668mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Dover are January through March and December. In February, it is snowing for 3.1 days. Throughout February, 0.91" (23mm) of snow is accumulated. In Dover, during the entire year, snow falls for 10.1 days and aggregates up to 4.61" (117mm) of snow.

Daylight

The average length of the day in February is 10h and 45min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 7:08 am and sunset at 5:22 pm. On the last day of February, sunrise is at 6:36 am and sunset at 5:53 pm EST.

Sunshine

With an average of 5h of sunshine, February has the least sunshine of the year.

UV index

In February, the average daily maximum UV index in Dover is 3. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health risk from unprotected exposure to Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: In February, the average maximum UV index of 3 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against skin and eye damage is obliged. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for the eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.
[Resources]

FAQ

What is the temperature in February in Dover?

In February, in Dover, the average high-temperature is 43.3°F (6.3°C), and the average low-temperature is 31.1°F (-0.5°C).

What is the average humidity in February in Dover?

The average relative humidity in February in Dover, Delaware, is 75%.

How many days does it rain in February in Dover?

In Dover, in February, during 9.9 rainfall days, 1.89" (48mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How many days does it snow in February in Dover?

In Dover, during February, snow falls for 3.1 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.91" (23mm) of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Dover have in February?

The average day length in February in Dover is 10h and 45min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in February in Dover?

On the first day of February in Dover, Delaware, sunrise is at 7:08 am and sunset at 5:22 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:36 am and sunset at 5:53 pm EST.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Dover?

With an average of 5h of sunshine, February has the least sunshine of the year in Dover.

How long on average sun shines in February in Dover?

The average sunshine duration in February is 5h.

What is the UV index reading in February in Dover?

In February, the average daily maximum UV index in Dover, Delaware, is 3. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health risk from unprotected exposure to UV radiation.
Average humidity
Average rainfall days
Average snowfall days
Average sunshine
Average sunshine days
Average UV index
Average cloud cover
Average visibility

Average temperature in February
Dover, DE

Average temperature in February - Dover, DE
  • Average high temperature in February: 43.3°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (84.2°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (39.7°F).

  • Average low temperature in February: 31.1°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (70°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (28.8°F).

[Resources]

Average pressure in February
Dover, DE

Average pressure in February - Dover, DE
  • Average pressure in February: 30.06"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.12"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.94"Hg).

[Resources]

Average wind speed in February
Dover, DE

Average wind speed in February - Dover, DE
  • Average wind speed in February: 10.1mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (10.1mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (6.4mph).

[Resources]

Average humidity in February
Dover, DE

Average humidity in February - Dover, DE
  • Average humidity in February: 75%

The month with the highest relative humidity is May (79%).
The months with the lowest relative humidity are January, March, April and November (74%).

[Resources]

Average rainfall in February
Dover, DE

Average rainfall in February - Dover, DE
  • Average rainfall in February: 1.89"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (3.15").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (1.46").

[Resources]

Average rainfall days in February
Dover, DE

Average rainfall days in February - Dover, DE
  • Average rainfall days in February: 9.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (17.6 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (8.1 days).

[Resources]

Average snowfall in February
Dover, DE

Average snowfall in February - Dover, DE
  • Average snowfall in February: 0.91"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (1.65").
The months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0").

[Resources]

Average snowfall days in February
Dover, DE

Average snowfall days in February - Dover, DE
  • Average snowfall days in February: 3.1 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (3.5 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0 days).

[Resources]

Average daylight in February /
Average sunshine in February
Dover, DE

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Dover, DE
  • Average daylight in February: 10h and 45min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 53min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 28min).

  • Average sunshine in February: 5h and 0min

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10h and 48min).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 5h and 0min).

[Resources]

Average sunshine days in February
Dover, DE

Average sunshine days in February - Dover, DE
  • Average sunshine days in February: 15.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (20.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (10.8 days).

[Resources]

Average UV index in February
Dover, DE

Average UV index in February - Dover, DE
  • Average UV index in February: 3

The months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 6).
The months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 2).

[Resources]

Average cloud cover in February
Dover, DE

Average cloud cover in February - Dover, DE
  • Average cloud cover in February: 45

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 46).
The month with the least cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 28).

[Resources]

Average visibility in February
Dover, DE

Average visibility in February - Dover, DE
  • Average visibility in February: 6mi

The months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (6mi).
The months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (6mi).

[Resources]

Weather forecast for your location

1. Click Locate me button
2. Allow the app to use your location
* you will be automatically redirected to the weather forecast for your location