Augusta
Maine, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

February weather forecast and climate
Augusta, ME

 Beautiful view of the water and skyline in Augusta, Maine, with trees and mountains in the distance
Beautiful view of the water and skyline in Augusta, Maine, with trees and mountains in the distance
The last month of the winter, February, is also a subzero cold month in Augusta, Maine, with average temperature varying between 14.5°F (-9.7°C) and 31.8°F (-0.1°C).

Temperature

In Augusta, the average high-temperature in February is relatively the same as in January - a still freezing cold 31.8°F (-0.1°C). In February, in Augusta, the average low-temperature is 14.5°F (-9.7°C).

Rainfall

February is the month with the least rainfall in Augusta. Rain falls for 9.1 days and accumulates 2.4" (61.7mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Augusta are January through April, October through December. In Augusta, snow falls for 7.2 days, with typically accumulated 14.9" (378.5mm) of snow. In Augusta, Maine, during the entire year, snow falls for 34 days, and aggregates up to 73.5" (1866.9mm) of snow.

Daylight

In February, the average length of the day is 10.5h.

Sunshine

In February, the average sunshine is 5h.

UV index

In February, the average daily maximum UV index is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low health risk from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: In February, the average maximum UV index of 2 translate into the following recommendations:
Most people can stay in the Sun for up to 1 hour without burning, apart from children that always must be protected from sun exposure. 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in February in Augusta?

In February, in Augusta, the average high-temperature is 31.8°F (-0.1°C), and the average low-temperature is 14.5°F (-9.7°C).

How much does it rain in Augusta in February?

In Augusta, Maine, in February, it is raining for 9.1 days, with typically 2.4" (61.7mm) of accumulated precipitation.

What is the driest month in Augusta?

The month with the least rainfall in Augusta, Maine, is February when the rain falls for 9.1 days and typically collects 2.4" (61.7mm) of precipitation.

How much does it snow in Augusta in February?

In Augusta, Maine, during February, snow falls for 7.2 days and regularly aggregates up to 14.9" (378.5mm) of snow.

What is the average length of the day in February in Augusta?

The average length of the day in February in Augusta is 10.5h.

How long on average sun shines in February in Augusta?

The average sunshine in February in Augusta is 5h.

What is the UV index reading in February in Augusta?

In February, the average daily maximum UV index in Augusta is 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health risk from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in February - Augusta, ME
  • Average high temperature in February: 31.8°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (79.2°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (27.6°F).

  • Average low temperature in February: 14.5°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (59.9°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (11°F).

Average rainfall in February - Augusta, ME
  • Average rainfall in February: 2.4"

Wettest months (with the highest rainfall) are October and November (4.4").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (2.4").

Average rainfall days in February - Augusta, ME
  • Average rainfall days in February: 9.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (13.5 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is February (9.1 days).

Average snowfall in February - Augusta, ME
  • Average snowfall in February: 14.9"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (20").
Months with the lowest snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in February - Augusta, ME
  • Average snowfall days in February: 7.2 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (8.6 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Augusta, ME
  • Average daylight in February: 10.5h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.5h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.9h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 5h

Months with most sunshine are June, July and August (Average sunshine: 8h).
Months with least sunshine are January, November and December (Average sunshine: 4).

Average UV index in February - Augusta, ME
  • Average UV index in February: 2

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 8).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 1).