Newark
New Jersey, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

February weather forecast and climate
Newark, NJ

A mirrored reflection of Newark City in New Jersey, on the Passaic River
A mirrored reflection of Newark City in New Jersey, on the Passaic River
February, the last month of the winter, in Newark, is also a wintry month, with average temperature fluctuating between 42.3°F (5.7°C) and 27°F (-2.8°C).

Temperature

In February, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in January - a still wintry 42.3°F (5.7°C). In Newark, the average low-temperature is 27°F (-2.8°C).

Rainfall

The month with the least rainfall is February when the rain falls for 9.8 days and typically collects 2.9" (73.2mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Newark are January through April, November and December. The month with the most snowfall in Newark is February when snow falls for 3.7 days and typically aggregates up to 9.5" (241.3mm) of snow.

Ocean temperature

The month with the coldest seawater in Newark is February, with an average ocean temperature of 39.7°F (4.3°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.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Newark, New Jersey, is 10.7h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in February is 6h.

UV index

In February, the average daily maximum UV index is 3. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
The daily maximum UV index of 3 in February interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions. Light skin individuals may get burned in less than 30 minutes. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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 Newark?

In Newark, in February, the average high-temperature is 42.3°F (5.7°C), and the average low-temperature is 27°F (-2.8°C).

How much does it rain in Newark in February?

In February, the rain falls for 9.8 days. Throughout February, 2.9" (73.2mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the driest month in Newark?

The month with the least rainfall in Newark is February when the rain falls for 9.8 days and typically collects 2.9" (73.2mm) of precipitation.

How much does it snow in Newark in February?

In Newark, New Jersey, in February, snow falls for 3.7 days, with typically accumulated 9.5" (241.3mm) of snow.

When does it snow the most in Newark?

The month with the most snowfall in Newark is February when snow falls for 3.7 days and typically aggregates up to 9.5" (241.3mm) of snow.

When is the ocean coldest in Newark?

February is the month with the coldest seawater, with an average ocean temperature of 39.7°F (4.3°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.

What is the water temperature in February in Newark?

In Newark, in February, the average water temperature is 39.7°F (4.3°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.

How many hours of daylight does Newark have in February?

The average length of the day in February is 10.7h.

How many hours of sunshine does Newark have in February?

In Newark, the average sunshine in February is 6h.

How high is the UV index in February in Newark?

In February, the average daily maximum UV index is 3. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health risk from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in February - Newark, NJ
  • Average high temperature in February: 42.3°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (86°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (38.8°F).

  • Average low temperature in February: 26.9°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (68.7°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (24.5°F).

Average rainfall in February - Newark, NJ
  • Average rainfall in February: 2.9"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (4.8").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (2.9").

Average rainfall days in February - Newark, NJ
  • Average rainfall days in February: 9.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is April (11.5 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is September (8.6 days).

Average snowfall in February - Newark, NJ
  • Average snowfall in February: 9.5"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (9.5").
Months with the lowest snowfall are May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

Average snowfall days in February - Newark, NJ
  • Average snowfall days in February: 3.7 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (5 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average sea temperature in February - Newark, NJ
  • Average sea temperature in February: 39.7°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (74.1°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (39.7°F).

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Newark, NJ
  • Average daylight in February: 10.7h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.1h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.3h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 6h

Months with most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 9h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 4h).

Average UV index in February - Newark, NJ
  • Average UV index in February: 3

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