February weather forecast and climate
Belfast, ME

February, the last month of the winter, in Belfast, is another freezing cold month, with average temperature ranging between max 29.8°F (-1.2°C) and min 17.4°F (-8.1°C).

Temperature

In February, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in January - a still subzero cold 29.8°F (-1.2°C). In Belfast, in February, the average low-temperature is 17.4°F (-8.1°C).

Humidity

Months with the highest humidity in Belfast are February and July, with an average relative humidity of 83%.

Rainfall

In Belfast, during February, the rain falls for 7.1 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.65" (42mm) of precipitation. In Belfast, during the entire year, the rain falls for 141.1 days and collects up to 24.29" (617mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through May, October through December. In Belfast, during 10 snowfall days, 3.58" (91mm) of snow is typically accumulated. In Belfast, during the entire year, snow falls for 44.3 days, and aggregates up to 16.81" (427mm) of snow.

Ocean temperature

In Belfast, in February, the average water temperature is 38.7°F (3.7°C).
Note: For swimming, this is considered extremely cold, dangerous, and life-threatening. Unless suitably protected with insulated waterproof clothing, hypothermia quickly occurs.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

February has the least sunshine of the year, with an average of 4.3h of sunshine.

UV index

January through March, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a minimal health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: In February, the average maximum UV index of 2 translate into the following recommendations:
Extended sun exposure is not an issue for the majority. Children, infants, and fair-skinned individuals always need to be protected. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.

What is the temperature in February in Belfast?

In February, in Belfast, Maine, the average high-temperature is 29.8°F (-1.2°C), and the average low-temperature is 17.4°F (-8.1°C).

What are the most humid months in Belfast?

February and July, with an average relative humidity of 83%, are most humid months in Belfast, Maine.

What is the average humidity in February in Belfast?

The average relative humidity in February in Belfast, Maine, is 83%.

How many days does it rain in February in Belfast?

In February, the rain falls for 7.1 days. Throughout February, 1.65" (42mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

How much does it snow in Belfast in February?

In Belfast, Maine, in February, during 10 snowfall days, 3.58" (91mm) of snow is typically accumulated.

What is the water temperature in February in Belfast?

In Belfast, Maine, in February, the average water temperature is 38.7°F (3.7°C). For swimming, this is considered life-threatening and very dangerous. The water feels painfully cold, and hyperventilation quickly occurs. A specialized swimsuit is mandatory to reduce thermal damage.

How many hours of daylight does Belfast have in February?

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

What is the month with the least sunshine in Belfast?

February has the least sunshine of the year, with an average of 4.3h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in February in Belfast?

In Belfast, Maine, the average sunshine in February is 4.3h.

When is the lowest UV index in Belfast?

January through March, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index in Belfast.

What is the UV index intensity in February in Belfast?

The average daily maximum UV index in February in Belfast, Maine, is 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in February - Belfast, ME
  • Average high temperature in February: 29.8°F

The warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (73.9°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (28.4°F).

  • Average low temperature in February: 17.4°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (57.7°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (16.2°F).

Average pressure in February - Belfast, ME
  • Average pressure in February: 29.95"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is September (30.04").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.91").

Average wind speed in February - Belfast, ME
  • Average wind speed in February: 10mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is March (10.1mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (6mph).

Average humidity in February - Belfast, ME
  • Average humidity in February: 83%

Months with the highest relative humidity are February and July (83%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is November (77%).

Average rainfall in February - Belfast, ME
  • Average rainfall in February: 1.65"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (2.72").
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are July and September (1.46").

Average rainfall days in February - Belfast, ME
  • Average rainfall days in February: 7.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (15.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (7.1 days).

Average snowfall in February - Belfast, ME
  • Average snowfall in February: 3.58"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (4.57").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in February - Belfast, ME
  • Average snowfall days in February: 10 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (10.1 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average sea temperature in February - Belfast, ME
  • Average sea temperature in February: 38.5°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (60.4°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is March (37.8°F).

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

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

  • Average sunshine in February: 4.3h

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 9.9h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4.3h).

Average sunshine days in February - Belfast, ME
  • Average sunshine days in February: 13.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is September (17.9 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is April (11.7 days).

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

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 5).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, November and December (UV index 2).

Average cloud cover in February - Belfast, ME
  • Average cloud cover in February: 54

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 55).
Months with the least cloud cover are August and September (Cloud cover 37).

Average visibility in February - Belfast, ME
  • Average visibility in February: 6mi

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