Columbus
Montana, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

February weather forecast and climate
Columbus, MT

The last month of the winter, February, is also a wintry month in Columbus, Montana, with average temperature varying between 17.4°F (-8.1°C) and 32.5°F (0.3°C).

Temperature

In February, the average high-temperature remains the same as in January - a still wintry 32.5°F (0.3°C). In Columbus, the average low-temperature is 17.4°F (-8.1°C).

Humidity

In Columbus, the average relative humidity in February is 75%.

Rainfall

In Columbus, during February, the rain falls for 6.7 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.98" (25mm) of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 125.4 rainfall days, and 14.49" (368mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Columbus are January through May, September through December. February is the month with the most snowfall in Columbus, Montana. Snow falls for 13.4 days and accumulates 7.36" (187mm) of snow.

Daylight

In Columbus, the average length of the day is 10.4h.

Sunshine

Months with the least sunshine are February and December, with an average of 6.2h 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 low health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: In February, the average maximum UV index of 2 translate into the following recommendations:
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. 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 Columbus?

In February, the average high-temperature is 32.5°F (0.3°C), and the average low-temperature is 17.4°F (-8.1°C).

What is the average humidity in February in Columbus?

In Columbus, Montana, the average relative humidity in February is 75%.

How many days does it rain in February in Columbus?

In Columbus, Montana, during February, the rain falls for 6.7 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.98" (25mm) of precipitation.

How much does it snow in Columbus in February?

In Columbus, Montana, in February, snow falls for 13.4 days, with typically accumulated 7.36" (187mm) of snow.

When does it snow the most in Columbus?

February is the month with the most snowfall. Snow falls for 13.4 days and accumulates 7.36" (187mm) of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Columbus have in February?

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

What is the month with the least sunshine in Columbus?

Months with the least sunshine in Columbus, Montana, are February and December, with an average of 6.2h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in February in Columbus?

The average sunshine in February is 6.2h.

When is the lowest UV index in Columbus?

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 Columbus?

In February, the average daily maximum UV index in Columbus is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in February - Columbus, MT
  • Average high temperature in February: 32.5°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (82.6°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (30.9°F).

  • Average low temperature in February: 17.4°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (57.2°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (17.4°F).

Average humidity in February - Columbus, MT
  • Average humidity in February: 75%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (76%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is August (41%).

Average rainfall in February - Columbus, MT
  • Average rainfall in February: 0.98"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (2.6").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (0.63").

Average rainfall days in February - Columbus, MT
  • Average rainfall days in February: 6.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (17.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (6.7 days).

Average snowfall in February - Columbus, MT
  • Average snowfall in February: 7.36"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (7.36").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July and August (0").

Average snowfall days in February - Columbus, MT
  • Average snowfall days in February: 13.4 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (13.4 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July and August (0 days).

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Columbus, MT
  • Average daylight in February: 10.4h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.7h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.8h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 6.2h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 12h).
Months with the least sunshine are February and December (Average sunshine: 6.2).

Average UV index in February - Columbus, MT
  • Average UV index in February: 2

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