Ocean City
New Jersey, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

February weather forecast and climate
Ocean City, NJ

The last month of the winter, February, is a frosty month in Ocean City, New Jersey, with average temperature ranging between max 42.8°F (6°C) and min 26.6°F (-3°C).

Temperature

In February, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in January - a chilly 42.8°F (6°C). In Ocean City, the average low-temperature is 26.6°F (-3°C).

Rainfall

In Ocean City, in February, during 10 rainfall days, 3" (77mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Ocean City, there are 112 rainfall days, and 39.1" (994mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Ocean temperature

The month with the coldest seawater is February, with an average ocean temperature of 40.3°F (4.6°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.

Daylight

In Ocean City, the average length of the day in February is 10.8h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in February is 6h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in February is 3. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
The average daily UV index of 3 transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions - Protection against sunburn is recommended. 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.

What is the temperature in February in Ocean City?

The average high-temperature, in February, in Ocean City, is 42.8°F (6°C), while the average low-temperature is 26.6°F (-3°C).

How many days does it rain in February in Ocean City?

In February, in Ocean City, the rain falls for 10 days. Throughout February, 3" (77mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

What month is the ocean coldest in Ocean City?

With an average ocean temperature of 40.3°F (4.6°C), February is the month with the coldest seawater in Ocean City. For swimming, this is considered extremely cold, dangerous, and life-threatening. Unless suitably protected with insulated waterproof clothing, hypothermia quickly occurs.

What is the water temperature in February in Ocean City?

In February, the average ocean temperature in Ocean City, New Jersey, is 40.3°F (4.6°C). For swimming, this is considered extremely cold, dangerous, and life-threatening. Unless suitably protected with insulated waterproof clothing, hypothermia quickly occurs.

What is the average length of the day in February in Ocean City?

In February, the average length of the day in Ocean City is 10.8h.

How many hours of sunshine does Ocean City have in February?

The average sunshine in February in Ocean City, New Jersey, is 6h.

How high is the UV index in February in Ocean City?

In Ocean City, New Jersey, the average daily maximum UV index in February is 3. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in February - Ocean City, NJ
  • Average high temperature in February: 43°F

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (82°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (41°F).

  • Average low temperature in February: 27°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (68°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (25°F).

Average rainfall in February - Ocean City, NJ
  • Average rainfall in February: 3"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (4.1").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is June (2.6").

Average rainfall days in February - Ocean City, NJ
  • Average rainfall days in February: 10 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (11 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is October (7 days).

Average sea temperature in February - Ocean City, NJ
  • Average sea temperature in February: 40.3°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (76.5°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (40.3°F).

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Ocean City, NJ
  • Average daylight in February: 10.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.9h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.5h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 6h

Months with most sunshine are June, July and August (Average sunshine: 9h).
Months with least sunshine are January, November and December (Average sunshine: 5).

Average UV index in February - Ocean City, NJ
  • Average UV index in February: 3

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 9).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 2).