Santa Fe
New Mexico, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

February weather forecast and climate
Santa Fe, NM

Beautiful sunset over the St. Francis of Assisi Basilica in Santa Fe, New Mexico
Beautiful sunset over the St. Francis of Assisi Basilica in Santa Fe, New Mexico
February, the last month of the winter, in Santa Fe, is also a frosty month, with average temperature varying between 21.6°F (-5.8°C) and 48.2°F (9°C).

Temperature

In February, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in January - a still chilly 48.2°F (9°C). The average low-temperature, in February, is 21.6°F (-5.8°C).

Rainfall

The month with the least rainfall in Santa Fe is February when the rain falls for 3.7 days and typically collects 0.5" (13.5mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through April, October through December are months with snowfall in Santa Fe. In Santa Fe, during February, snow falls for 1.5 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.9" (73.7mm) of snow. Throughout the year, in Santa Fe, there are 8.4 snowfall days, and 23" (584.3mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

The average length of the day is 10.9h.

Sunshine

In Santa Fe, the average sunshine is 8h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Santa Fe is 4. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health risk from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: In February, the average maximum UV index of 4 translate into the following recommendations:
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. 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 Santa Fe?

The average high-temperature, in February, in Santa Fe, New Mexico, is 48.2°F (9°C), while the average low-temperature is 21.6°F (-5.8°C).

How many days does it rain in February in Santa Fe?

In Santa Fe, during February, the rain falls for 3.7 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.5" (13.5mm) of precipitation.

What is the driest month in Santa Fe?

The month with the least rainfall in Santa Fe is February when the rain falls for 3.7 days and typically collects 0.5" (13.5mm) of precipitation.

How much does it snow in Santa Fe in February?

In Santa Fe, in February, during 1.5 snowfall days, 2.9" (73.7mm) of snow is typically accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Santa Fe have in February?

In Santa Fe, New Mexico, the average length of the day in February is 10.9h.

How many hours of sunshine does Santa Fe have in February?

The average sunshine in February in Santa Fe is 8h.

What is the UV index reading in February in Santa Fe?

In Santa Fe, the average daily maximum UV index in February is 4. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in February - Santa Fe, NM
  • Average high temperature in February: 48.2°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (85.9°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (43.2°F).

  • Average low temperature in February: 21.5°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (54.4°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is December (17.4°F).

Average rainfall in February - Santa Fe, NM
  • Average rainfall in February: 0.5"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (2.3").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (0.5").

Average rainfall days in February - Santa Fe, NM
  • Average rainfall days in February: 3.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (10.3 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is January (3.4 days).

Average snowfall in February - Santa Fe, NM
  • Average snowfall in February: 2.9"

The month with the highest snowfall is December (8").
Months with the lowest snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in February - Santa Fe, NM
  • Average snowfall days in February: 1.5 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is December (2.2 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Santa Fe, NM
  • Average daylight in February: 10.9h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.5h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.8h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 8h

Months with most sunshine are May, June and July (Average sunshine: 11h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 7h).

Average UV index in February - Santa Fe, NM
  • Average UV index in February: 4

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 3).