February weather forecast and climate
Cambridge, MA

The John Weeks Memorial Footbridge in Cambridge, Massachusetts, over the Charles River calm waters, and a distant view of the Havard University student residence unit
The John Weeks Memorial Footbridge in Cambridge, Massachusetts, over the Charles River calm waters, and a distant view of the Havard University student residence unit
February, the last month of the winter, in Cambridge, is another cold month, with average temperature varying between 36.5°F (2.5°C) and 23.4°F (-4.8°C).

Temperature

In February, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in January - a still cold 36.5°F (2.5°C). In Cambridge, in February, the average low-temperature is 23.4°F (-4.8°C).

Humidity

January and February, with an average relative humidity of 77%, are most humid months in Cambridge.

Rainfall

In February, the rain falls for 4.8 days. Throughout February, 0.39" (10mm) of precipitation is accumulated. In Cambridge, during the entire year, the rain falls for 81.8 days and collects up to 5.51" (140mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through May, November and December are months with snowfall. In Cambridge, in February, snow falls for 4.3 days, with typically accumulated 0.55" (14mm) of snow. Throughout the year, in Cambridge, Massachusetts, there are 16.8 snowfall days, and 2.4" (61mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

The average length of the day in February is 10.6h.

Sunshine

February has the least sunshine of the year, with an average of 4.7h of sunshine.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index are January through March, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 2 in February interpret into the following advice:
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 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 Cambridge?

In Cambridge, in February, the average high-temperature is 36.5°F (2.5°C), and the average low-temperature is 23.4°F (-4.8°C).

What are the most humid months in Cambridge?

Months with the highest humidity in Cambridge, Massachusetts, are January and February, with an average relative humidity of 77%.

What is the average humidity in February in Cambridge?

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

How much does it rain in Cambridge in February?

In Cambridge, Massachusetts, in February, it is raining for 4.8 days, with typically 0.39" (10mm) of accumulated precipitation.

How much does it snow in Cambridge in February?

In Cambridge, Massachusetts, in February, snow falls for 4.3 days, with typically accumulated 0.55" (14mm) of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Cambridge have in February?

In Cambridge, the average length of the day in February is 10.6h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Cambridge?

With an average of 4.7h of sunshine, February has the least sunshine of the year in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

How many hours of sunshine does Cambridge have in February?

In Cambridge, Massachusetts, the average sunshine in February is 4.7h.

What are the months with the lowest UV index in Cambridge?

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

What is the UV index reading in February in Cambridge?

The average daily maximum UV index in February in Cambridge is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low health threat from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in February - Cambridge, MA
  • Average high temperature in February: 36.5°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (81.9°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (33.8°F).

  • Average low temperature in February: 23.4°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (64.6°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (22.5°F).

Average pressure in February - Cambridge, MA
  • Average pressure in February: 29.99"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.06").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.93").

Average wind speed in February - Cambridge, MA
  • Average wind speed in February: 9.3mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (9.5mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (6mph).

Average humidity in February - Cambridge, MA
  • Average humidity in February: 77%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January and February (77%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (69%).

Average rainfall in February - Cambridge, MA
  • Average rainfall in February: 0.39"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (0.63").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (0.2").

Average rainfall days in February - Cambridge, MA
  • Average rainfall days in February: 4.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (9.6 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (4.3 days).

Average snowfall in February - Cambridge, MA
  • Average snowfall in February: 0.55"

The month with the highest snowfall is December (0.71").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August, September and October (0").

Average snowfall days in February - Cambridge, MA
  • Average snowfall days in February: 4.3 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (4.8 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Cambridge, MA
  • Average daylight in February: 10.6h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.2h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.1h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 4.7h

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 10.5h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4.7h).

Average sunshine days in February - Cambridge, MA
  • Average sunshine days in February: 21.4 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (23.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is June (17.4 days).

Average UV index in February - Cambridge, MA
  • Average UV index in February: 2

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, November and December (UV index 2).

Average cloud cover in February - Cambridge, MA
  • Average cloud cover in February: 49

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 50).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 32).

Average visibility in February - Cambridge, MA
  • 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).