February weather forecast
Ruston, LA

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Weather in February

The winters in Ruston continue throughout February, albeit with a slight rise in temperatures compared to January. The daylight extends a fraction to approximately 11 hours. Despite the increase in daylight hours, the skies remain mildly cloudy, blocking direct sunlight. The number of rainfall days increases to 12.6 days, with rainfall measuring 4.06" (103mm). Subtle changes in climate herald the gradual transition towards the spring season.

Temperature

February welcomes an average high-temperature of a refreshing 57.6°F (14.2°C), not much different from the preceding month. Ruston experiences an average low-temperature of 41.9°F (5.5°C) in the month of February.

Humidity

With an average relative humidity of 82%, February is the most humid month.

Rainfall

The month with the most rainfall is February, when the rain falls for 12.6 days and typically aggregates up to 4.06" (103mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January, February and December. The months with the most snowfall are January and February, with an average 0.28" (7mm) of accumulated snow.

Daylight

The average length of the day in February is 11h and 3min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 7:04 am and sunset at 5:43 pm. On the last day of February, sunrise is at 6:38 am and sunset at 6:07 pm CST.

Sunshine

The months with the least sunshine are February and December, with an average of 4.8h of sunshine.

UV index

In February, the average daily maximum UV index is 4. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium vulnerability from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: A maximum UV index of 4 in February translates into the following recommendations:
Exercise caution. The susceptibility of light skin individuals to burns is less than 30 minutes. Considering the strength of solar radiation at midday, one should avoid direct Sun exposure. For optimum UV protection, wear sun-resistant attire complemented with a hat and quality shades. Foresee this! The reflection from snow can nearly double the intensity of UV radiation from the Sun.
Updated: Jun 30, 2024
Published by: Weather U.S. | About Us
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Frequently asked questions

What is the usual temperature for Ruston in February?

The high-temperature, in February, in Ruston, is 57.6°F (14.2°C), while the low-temperature averages to 41.9°F (5.5°C).

What is the most humid month?

With an average relative humidity of 82%, February is the most humid month.

What is the average humidity in February?

In Ruston, the average relative humidity in February is 82%.

What is the rainiest month?

February is the month with the most rainfall. Rain falls for 12.6 days and accumulates 4.06" (103mm) of precipitation.

How much does it rain in February?

In Ruston, during February, the rain falls for 12.6 days and regularly aggregates up to 4.06" (103mm) of precipitation.

What is the snowiest month?

The months with the most snowfall are January and February, with an average 0.28" (7mm) of accumulated snow.

What is the last month it snows?

February is the last month it regularly snows. During 0.8 snowfall days, in February, Ruston aggregates 0.28" (7mm) of snow.

What is the average length of the day in February?

In February, the average day length is 11h and 3min.

When are sunrise and sunset in February?

On the first day of February, sunrise is at 7:04 am and sunset at 5:43 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:38 am and sunset at 6:07 pm CST.

What are the months with the least sunshine?

The months with the least sunshine are February and December, with an average of 4.8h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Ruston have in February?

In Ruston, the average sunshine duration in February is 4.8h.

What is the UV index reading in February?

In February, the average daily maximum UV index is 4. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health risk from unsafe exposure to Sun's UV rays.
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Average temperature in February
Ruston, LA

Average temperature in February - Ruston, LA
  • Average high temperature in February: 57.6°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (93.9°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (53.6°F).

  • Average low temperature in February: 41.9°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (73°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (38.1°F).

Average pressure in February
Ruston, LA

Average pressure in February - Ruston, LA
  • Average pressure in February: 30.11"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.17"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.94"Hg).

Average wind speed in February
Ruston, LA

Average wind speed in February - Ruston, LA
  • Average wind speed in February: 6.4mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (6.9mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July, August and September (4.8mph).

Average humidity in February
Ruston, LA

Average humidity in February - Ruston, LA
  • Average humidity in February: 82%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (82%).
The months with the lowest relative humidity are July, August and October (71%).

Average rainfall in February
Ruston, LA

Average rainfall in February - Ruston, LA
  • Average rainfall in February: 4.06"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is February (4.06").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (1.89").

Average rainfall days in February
Ruston, LA

Average rainfall days in February - Ruston, LA
  • Average rainfall days in February: 12.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is March (15.1 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (8.9 days).

Average snowfall in February
Ruston, LA

Average snowfall in February - Ruston, LA
  • Average snowfall in February: 0.28"

The months with the highest snowfall are January and February (0.28").
The months with the least snowfall are March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0").

Average snowfall days in February
Ruston, LA

Average snowfall days in February - Ruston, LA
  • Average snowfall days in February: 0.8 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (0.8 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average daylight in February /
Average sunshine in February
Ruston, LA

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Ruston, LA
  • Average daylight in February: 11h and 0min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 18min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h and 6min).

  • Average sunshine in February: 4h and 5min

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10h and 18min).
The months with the least sunshine are February and December (Average sunshine: 4h and 48min).

Average sunshine days in February
Ruston, LA

Average sunshine days in February - Ruston, LA
  • Average sunshine days in February: 13.1 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (20 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (13.1 days).

Average UV index in February
Ruston, LA

Average UV index in February - Ruston, LA
  • Average UV index in February: 4

The months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 7).
The months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 3).

Average cloud cover in February
Ruston, LA

Average cloud cover in February - Ruston, LA
  • Average cloud cover in February: 53

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 53).
The month with the least cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 30).

Average visibility in February
Ruston, LA

Average visibility in February - Ruston, LA
  • Average visibility in February: 5mi

The months with the highest visibility are June, July, August, September, October and November (6mi).
The months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, May and December (5mi).

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