February weather forecast and climate
Ruidoso, NM

Weather in February

February, the last month of the winter, in Ruidoso, is another chilly month, with average temperature fluctuating between 30.6°F (-0.8°C) and 49.6°F (9.8°C).

Temperature

In Ruidoso, the average high-temperature in February is practically the same as in January - a still frosty 49.6°F (9.8°C). The average low-temperature, in Ruidoso, is 30.6°F (-0.8°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in February is 47%.

Rainfall

In Ruidoso, New Mexico, during 2.4 rainfall days, 0.39" (10mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Ruidoso, during the entire year, the rain falls for 105.3 days and collects up to 18.5" (470mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through May, October through December. In Ruidoso, New Mexico, during 4.4 snowfall days, 2.36" (60mm) of snow is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Ruidoso, there are 19.1 snowfall days, and 11.26" (286mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

In February, the average length of the day in Ruidoso, New Mexico, is 11h.

Sunshine

In February, the average sunshine is 7.3h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Ruidoso is 3. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: In February, the average maximum UV index of 3 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions. Light skin individuals may get burned in less than 30 minutes. 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.
[Resources]

FAQ

What is the temperature in February in Ruidoso?

In Ruidoso, in February, the average high-temperature is 49.6°F (9.8°C), and the average low-temperature is 30.6°F (-0.8°C).

What is the average humidity in February in Ruidoso?

The average relative humidity in February in Ruidoso, New Mexico, is 47%.

How many days does it rain in February in Ruidoso?

In Ruidoso, New Mexico, in February, it is raining for 2.4 days, with typically 0.39" (10mm) of accumulated precipitation.

How much does it snow in Ruidoso in February?

In Ruidoso, in February, during 4.4 snowfall days, 2.36" (60mm) of snow is typically accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Ruidoso have in February?

The average length of the day in February is 11h.

How long on average sun shines in February in Ruidoso?

The average sunshine in February in Ruidoso, New Mexico, is 7.3h.

What is the UV index intensity in February in Ruidoso?

The average daily maximum UV index in February in Ruidoso is 3. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in February
Ruidoso, NM

Average temperature in February - Ruidoso, NM
  • Average high temperature in February: 49.6°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is June (81.3°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (45.1°F).

  • Average low temperature in February: 30.6°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (60.4°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (27.3°F).

[Resources]

Average pressure in February
Ruidoso, NM

Average pressure in February - Ruidoso, NM
  • Average pressure in February: 30.02"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.12").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.85").

[Resources]

Average wind speed in February
Ruidoso, NM

Average wind speed in February - Ruidoso, NM
  • Average wind speed in February: 9.8mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (11.6mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (5.5mph).

[Resources]

Average humidity in February
Ruidoso, NM

Average humidity in February - Ruidoso, NM
  • Average humidity in February: 47%

Months with the highest relative humidity are September and December (56%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (30%).

[Resources]

Average rainfall in February
Ruidoso, NM

Average rainfall in February - Ruidoso, NM
  • Average rainfall in February: 0.39"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (4.53").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (0.28").

[Resources]

Average rainfall days in February
Ruidoso, NM

Average rainfall days in February - Ruidoso, NM
  • Average rainfall days in February: 2.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (21.7 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (2.4 days).

[Resources]

Average snowfall in February
Ruidoso, NM

Average snowfall in February - Ruidoso, NM
  • Average snowfall in February: 2.36"

The month with the highest snowfall is December (3.62").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

[Resources]

Average snowfall days in February
Ruidoso, NM

Average snowfall days in February - Ruidoso, NM
  • Average snowfall days in February: 4.4 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is December (5.2 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

[Resources]

Average daylight in February /
Average sunshine in February
Ruidoso, NM

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Ruidoso, NM
  • Average daylight in February: 11h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.3h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 7.3h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 12h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 7h).

[Resources]

Average sunshine days in February
Ruidoso, NM

Average sunshine days in February - Ruidoso, NM
  • Average sunshine days in February: 22.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (25.8 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (6.2 days).

[Resources]

Average UV index in February
Ruidoso, NM

Average UV index in February - Ruidoso, NM
  • Average UV index in February: 3

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

[Resources]

Average cloud cover in February
Ruidoso, NM

Average cloud cover in February - Ruidoso, NM
  • Average cloud cover in February: 15

The month with the most cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 21).
Months with the least cloud cover are May and June (Cloud cover 12).

[Resources]

Average visibility in February
Ruidoso, NM

Average visibility in February - Ruidoso, 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).

[Resources]