February weather forecast and climate
New Orleans, LA

Commuter buses on the street in New Orleans, Louisiana
Commuter buses on the street in New Orleans, Louisiana

Weather in February

February, the last month of the winter, in New Orleans, is an enjoyable month, with average temperature ranging between min 52.7°F (11.5°C) and max 64.6°F (18.1°C).

Temperature

In New Orleans, the average high-temperature in February is relatively the same as in January - an enjoyable 64.6°F (18.1°C). In New Orleans, in February, the average low-temperature is 52.7°F (11.5°C).

Humidity

February and December, with an average relative humidity of 77%, are most humid months in New Orleans.

Rainfall

In New Orleans, it is raining for 7.1 days, with typically 0.55" (14mm) of accumulated precipitation. In New Orleans, Louisiana, during the entire year, the rain falls for 112.1 days and collects up to 9.37" (238mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In New Orleans, Louisiana, snow does not fall through December.

Daylight

In February, the average length of the day is 11.2h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in New Orleans, Louisiana, is 5.4h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in February is 5. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium health hazard from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 5 in February interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions - Protection against sunburn is recommended. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in February in New Orleans?

In February, the average high-temperature is 64.6°F (18.1°C), and the average low-temperature is 52.7°F (11.5°C).

What are the most humid months in New Orleans?

Months with the highest humidity in New Orleans are February and December, with an average relative humidity of 77%.

What is the average humidity in February in New Orleans?

In New Orleans, the average relative humidity in February is 77%.

How much does it rain in New Orleans in February?

In New Orleans, Louisiana, during February, the rain falls for 7.1 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.55" (14mm) of precipitation.

Does it snow in New Orleans in February?

In February, in New Orleans, Louisiana, it doesn't snow. January is the latest month when it typically snows.

When it does not snow in New Orleans?

In New Orleans, Louisiana, snow does not fall in February through December.

How many hours of daylight does New Orleans have in February?

In New Orleans, the average length of the day in February is 11.2h.

How long on average sun shines in February in New Orleans?

The average sunshine in February in New Orleans, Louisiana, is 5.4h.

What is the UV index reading in February in New Orleans?

In February, the average daily maximum UV index in New Orleans, Louisiana, is 5. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in February
New Orleans, LA

Average temperature in February - New Orleans, LA
  • Average high temperature in February: 64.6°F

The warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (89.4°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (60.4°F).

  • Average low temperature in February: 52.7°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (79.5°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (48.6°F).

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Average pressure in February
New Orleans, LA

Average pressure in February - New Orleans, LA
  • Average pressure in February: 30.11"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.16").
Months with the lowest atmospheric pressure are June, August and September (29.97").

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Average wind speed in February
New Orleans, LA

Average wind speed in February - New Orleans, LA
  • Average wind speed in February: 9.8mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are February and April (9.8mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (6.6mph).

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Average humidity in February
New Orleans, LA

Average humidity in February - New Orleans, LA
  • Average humidity in February: 77%

Months with the highest relative humidity are February and December (77%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (71%).

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Average rainfall in February
New Orleans, LA

Average rainfall in February - New Orleans, LA
  • Average rainfall in February: 0.55"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (1.57").
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are March and April (0.43").

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Average rainfall days in February
New Orleans, LA

Average rainfall days in February - New Orleans, LA
  • Average rainfall days in February: 7.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (17.2 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (4.7 days).

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Average snowfall days in February
New Orleans, LA

Average snowfall days in February - New Orleans, LA
  • Average snowfall days in February: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (0.1 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (0 days).

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Average daylight in February /
Average sunshine in February
New Orleans, LA

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - New Orleans, LA
  • Average daylight in February: 11.2h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.1h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.2h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 5.4h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 11h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5.1h).

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Average sunshine days in February
New Orleans, LA

Average sunshine days in February - New Orleans, LA
  • Average sunshine days in February: 18.9 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (23.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (8.9 days).

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Average UV index in February
New Orleans, LA

Average UV index in February - New Orleans, LA
  • Average UV index in February: 5

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July, August and September (UV index 7).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 3).

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Average cloud cover in February
New Orleans, LA

Average cloud cover in February - New Orleans, LA
  • Average cloud cover in February: 42

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 44).
The month with the least cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 24).

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Average visibility in February
New Orleans, LA

Average visibility in February - New Orleans, LA
  • Average visibility in February: 6mi

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

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