Duluth
Minnesota, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

February weather forecast and climate
Duluth, MN

A dusk view of bright neon lights in Duluth, Minnesota, and a clear view of the lit Aerial Lift Bridge, and two long piers with lighthouses at the ends
A dusk view of bright neon lights in Duluth, Minnesota, and a clear view of the lit Aerial Lift Bridge, and two long piers with lighthouses at the ends
The last month of the winter, February, is another freezing cold month in Duluth, Minnesota, with average temperature fluctuating between 6.1°F (-14.4°C) and 24.1°F (-4.4°C).

Temperature

In February, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in January - a still freezing cold 24.1°F (-4.4°C). The average low-temperature, in February, is 6.1°F (-14.4°C).

Humidity

In February, the average relative humidity is 69.8%.

Rainfall

February is the month with the least rainfall in Duluth. Rain falls for 8.5 days and accumulates 0.8" (20.6mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through May, September through December are months with snowfall.

Ocean temperature

January through April, with an average ocean temperature of 35.6°F (2°C), are months with the coldest seawater in Duluth. 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.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Duluth is 10.4h.

Sunshine

In February, the average sunshine is 5.3h.

UV index

In Duluth, Minnesota, the average daily maximum UV index is 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
The average daily UV index of 2 in February transform into the following instructions:
People with sensitive skin, children, and babies should always be protected from prolonged sun exposure. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun. 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 Duluth?

In Duluth, Minnesota, in February, the average high-temperature is 24.1°F (-4.4°C), and the average low-temperature is 6.1°F (-14.4°C).

What is the average humidity in February in Duluth?

In February, the average relative humidity is 69.8%.

How many days does it rain in February in Duluth?

In Duluth, Minnesota, in February, it is raining for 8.5 days, with typically 0.8" (20.6mm) of accumulated precipitation.

What is the driest month in Duluth?

The month with the least rainfall is February when the rain falls for 8.5 days and typically collects 0.8" (20.6mm) of precipitation.

How many days does it snow in February in Duluth?

In Duluth, in February, snow falls for 10.1 days, with typically accumulated 12.4" (315mm) of snow.

What months are the ocean coldest in Duluth?

January through April, with an average ocean temperature of 35.6°F (2°C), are months with the coldest seawater. 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 cold is the water in February in Duluth?

In Duluth, Minnesota, in February, the average water temperature is 35.6°F (2°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.

How many hours of daylight does Duluth have in February?

In Duluth, Minnesota, the average length of the day in February is 10.4h.

How long on average sun shines in February in Duluth?

In February, the average sunshine in Duluth is 5.3h.

What is the UV index intensity in February in Duluth?

In February, the average daily maximum UV index in Duluth is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in February - Duluth, MN
  • Average high temperature in February: 24°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (76.3°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (18.9°F).

  • Average low temperature in February: 6.1°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (55.4°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (1.5°F).

Average humidity in February - Duluth, MN
  • Average humidity in February: 69.8%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (76.3%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is May (62.7%).

Average rainfall in February - Duluth, MN
  • Average rainfall in February: 0.8"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (4.2").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (0.8").

Average rainfall days in February - Duluth, MN
  • Average rainfall days in February: 8.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is June (12.6 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is February (8.5 days).

Average snowfall in February - Duluth, MN
  • Average snowfall in February: 12.4"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (19.4").
Months with the lowest snowfall are June, July and August (0").

Average snowfall days in February - Duluth, MN
  • Average snowfall days in February: 10.1 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (12.9 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are June, July and August (0 days).

Average sea temperature in February - Duluth, MN
  • Average sea temperature in February: 36°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (61°F).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are January, February, March and April (36°F).

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Duluth, MN
  • Average daylight in February: 10.4h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.8h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.6h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 5.3h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 9.9h).
Months with least sunshine are November and December (Average sunshine: 3.3).

Average UV index in February - Duluth, MN
  • 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, November and December (UV index 1).