Muskegon
Michigan, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

February weather forecast and climate
Muskegon, MI

An aerial view over the scenic Muskegon Town in Michigan, with a close view of several docked boats and yachts, and the city
An aerial view over the scenic Muskegon Town in Michigan, with a close view of several docked boats and yachts, and the city's deep road vein network
February, the last month of the winter, in Muskegon, is a wintry month, with average temperature fluctuating between 33.3°F (0.7°C) and 20.1°F (-6.6°C).

Temperature

In February, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in January - a cold 33.3°F (0.7°C). In Muskegon, in February, the average low-temperature is 20.1°F (-6.6°C).

Rainfall

The month with the least rainfall in Muskegon is February when the rain falls for 12.2 days and typically collects 1.8" (46.2mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through April, October through December are months with snowfall in Muskegon.

Ocean temperature

Months with the coldest seawater are February through April, with an average ocean temperature of 37.4°F (3°C). For swimming, this is considered extremely cold, dangerous, and life-threatening. Unless suitably protected with insulated waterproof clothing, hypothermia quickly occurs.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In February, the average sunshine is 5h.

UV index

In Muskegon, the average daily maximum UV index is 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
In February, the average maximum UV index of 2 translate into the following recommendations:
For the majority, extended sun exposure is not of great concern. Infants and people with sensitive skin must always be protected. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in February in Muskegon?

The average high-temperature, in February, in Muskegon, is 33.3°F (0.7°C), while the average low-temperature is 20.1°F (-6.6°C).

How much does it rain in Muskegon in February?

In Muskegon, in February, during 12.2 rainfall days, 1.8" (46.2mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the driest month in Muskegon?

February is the month with the least rainfall in Muskegon, Michigan. Rain falls for 12.2 days and accumulates 1.8" (46.2mm) of precipitation.

How many days does it snow in February in Muskegon?

In Muskegon, in February, during 11 snowfall days, 18.5" (469.9mm) of snow is typically accumulated.

When is the ocean coldest in Muskegon?

February through April, with an average ocean temperature of 37.4°F (3°C), are months with the coldest seawater. For swimming, this is considered very dangerous and immediately life-threatening. Total loss of breathing control instantly occurs, and clear thinking becomes almost impossible. A specialized swimsuit is obligatory to minimize thermal loss.

What is the water temperature in February in Muskegon?

In Muskegon, in February, the average water temperature is 37.4°F (3°C). For swimming, this is considered very dangerous and immediately life-threatening. Total loss of breathing control instantly occurs, and clear thinking becomes almost impossible. A specialized swimsuit is obligatory to minimize thermal loss.

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

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

How long on average sun shines in February in Muskegon?

In February, the average sunshine in Muskegon is 5h.

How high is the UV index in February in Muskegon?

The average daily maximum UV index in February in Muskegon is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low health threat from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in February - Muskegon, MI
  • Average high temperature in February: 33.2°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (80.4°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (30.8°F).

  • Average low temperature in February: 20.1°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (60.9°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (19.1°F).

Average rainfall in February - Muskegon, MI
  • Average rainfall in February: 1.8"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is September (3.9").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (1.8").

Average rainfall days in February - Muskegon, MI
  • Average rainfall days in February: 12.2 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are January and December (15.7 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are June and August (9 days).

Average snowfall in February - Muskegon, MI
  • Average snowfall in February: 18.5"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (29.7").
Months with the lowest snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in February - Muskegon, MI
  • Average snowfall days in February: 11 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (15.3 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average sea temperature in February - Muskegon, MI
  • Average sea temperature in February: 37°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (70°F).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are February, March and April (37°F).

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Muskegon, MI
  • Average daylight in February: 10.6h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.3h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 5h

Months with most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 10h).
Months with least sunshine are November and December (Average sunshine: 3).

Average UV index in February - Muskegon, MI
  • Average UV index in February: 2

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