Dover
Delaware, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

February weather forecast and climate
Dover, DE

The public Archives building in Dover, Delaware, between two large trees
The public Archives building in Dover, Delaware, between two large trees
February, the last month of the winter, in Dover, is a frosty month, with average temperature varying between 44.6°F (7°C) and 26.6°F (-3°C).

Temperature

In February, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in January - a frosty 44.6°F (7°C). In February, the average low-temperature is 26.6°F (-3°C).

Rainfall

The month with the least rainfall in Dover is February when the rain falls for 10 days and typically collects 3" (76mm) of precipitation.

Daylight

In February, the average length of the day is 10.8h.

Sunshine

In February, the average sunshine is 6h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Dover is 3. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium health hazard from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 3 transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions. Light skin individuals may get burned in less than 30 minutes. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for 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.

What is the temperature in February in Dover?

The average high-temperature, in February, in Dover, is 44.6°F (7°C), while the average low-temperature is 26.6°F (-3°C).

How many days does it rain in February in Dover?

In Dover, Delaware, in February, it is raining for 10 days, with typically 3" (76mm) of accumulated precipitation.

What is the driest month in Dover?

February is the month with the least rainfall in Dover. Rain falls for 10 days and accumulates 3" (76mm) of precipitation.

How many hours of daylight does Dover have in February?

In Dover, Delaware, the average length of the day in February is 10.8h.

How long on average sun shines in February in Dover?

The average sunshine in February in Dover is 6h.

What is the UV index reading in February in Dover?

In Dover, Delaware, the average daily maximum UV index in February is 3. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in February - Dover, DE
  • Average high temperature in February: 45°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (88°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (41°F).

  • Average low temperature in February: 27°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (66°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (25°F).

Average rainfall in February - Dover, DE
  • Average rainfall in February: 3"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (4.3").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (3").

Average rainfall days in February - Dover, DE
  • Average rainfall days in February: 10 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (11 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is October (7 days).

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Dover, DE
  • Average daylight in February: 10.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.9h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.5h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 6h

Months with most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 9h).
Months with least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 5).

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

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 9).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 2).