February weather forecast and climate
Las Cruces, NM

The lovely hilly countryside in Las Cruces, New Mexico
The lovely hilly countryside in Las Cruces, New Mexico

Weather in February

The last month of the winter, February, is a mild month in Las Cruces, New Mexico, with average temperature fluctuating between 60.1°F (15.6°C) and 39.9°F (4.4°C).

Temperature

In February, the average high-temperature marginally rises, from a fresh 53.6°F (12°C) in January, to a mild 60.1°F (15.6°C). The average low-temperature, in February, is 39.9°F (4.4°C).

Humidity

In February, the average relative humidity is 38%.

Rainfall

In Las Cruces, New Mexico, in February, it is raining for 3.4 days, with typically 0.35" (9mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in Las Cruces, there are 84.4 rainfall days, and 9.72" (247mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Las Cruces are January, February, November and December. February is the last month it regularly snows in Las Cruces. During 0.7 snowfall days, Las Cruces aggregates 0.51" (13mm) of snow. In Las Cruces, New Mexico, during the entire year, snow falls for 2.8 days, and aggregates up to 1.5" (38mm) of snow.

Daylight

The average length of the day in February is 11.1h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in February is 7.7h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in February is 4. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 4 in February interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions - Protection against the skin and eye damage is obliged. 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in February in Las Cruces?

In February, the average high-temperature is 60.1°F (15.6°C), and the average low-temperature is 39.9°F (4.4°C).

What is the average humidity in February in Las Cruces?

In February, the average relative humidity in Las Cruces, New Mexico, is 38%.

How much does it rain in Las Cruces in February?

In Las Cruces, New Mexico, in February, during 3.4 rainfall days, 0.35" (9mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the last month it snows in Las Cruces?

February is the last month it regularly snows in Las Cruces, New Mexico. During 0.7 snowfall days, in February, Las Cruces aggregates 0.51" (13mm) of snow.

What is the average length of the day in February in Las Cruces?

In February, the average length of the day is 11.1h.

How long on average sun shines in February in Las Cruces?

The average sunshine in February in Las Cruces is 7.7h.

How high is the UV index in February in Las Cruces?

In February, the average daily maximum UV index in Las Cruces, New Mexico, is 4. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health risk from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in February
Las Cruces, NM

Average temperature in February - Las Cruces, NM
  • Average high temperature in February: 60.1°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is June (93.9°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (53.6°F).

  • Average low temperature in February: 39.9°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (73.8°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (36.1°F).

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Average pressure in February
Las Cruces, NM

Average pressure in February - Las Cruces, NM
  • Average pressure in February: 30.02"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.11").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.83").

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Average wind speed in February
Las Cruces, NM

Average wind speed in February - Las Cruces, NM
  • Average wind speed in February: 7.6mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (10.6mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is January (6mph).

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Average humidity in February
Las Cruces, NM

Average humidity in February - Las Cruces, NM
  • Average humidity in February: 38%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (50%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are April and May (22%).

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Average rainfall in February
Las Cruces, NM

Average rainfall in February - Las Cruces, NM
  • Average rainfall in February: 0.35"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (2.28").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is April (0.12").

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Average rainfall days in February
Las Cruces, NM

Average rainfall days in February - Las Cruces, NM
  • Average rainfall days in February: 3.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (16.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is May (2.8 days).

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Average snowfall in February
Las Cruces, NM

Average snowfall in February - Las Cruces, NM
  • Average snowfall in February: 0.51"

The month with the highest snowfall is December (0.67").
Months with the least snowfall are March, April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

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Average snowfall days in February
Las Cruces, NM

Average snowfall days in February - Las Cruces, NM
  • Average snowfall days in February: 0.7 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is December (1.1 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are March, April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

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Average daylight in February /
Average sunshine in February
Las Cruces, NM

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Las Cruces, NM
  • Average daylight in February: 11.1h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.3h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.1h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 7.7h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 12h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 7.1h).

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Average sunshine days in February
Las Cruces, NM

Average sunshine days in February - Las Cruces, NM
  • Average sunshine days in February: 23.5 days

Months with the most sunshine days are January and April (26.8 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (10.3 days).

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Average UV index in February
Las Cruces, NM

Average UV index in February - Las Cruces, NM
  • Average UV index in February: 4

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 3).

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Average cloud cover in February
Las Cruces, NM

Average cloud cover in February - Las Cruces, NM
  • Average cloud cover in February: 14

Months with the most cloud cover are July and December (Cloud cover 18).
The month with the least cloud cover is May (Cloud cover 8).

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Average visibility in February
Las Cruces, NM

Average visibility in February - Las Cruces, NM
  • Average visibility in February: 6mi

Months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (6mi).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (6mi).

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