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

Weather in February

The last month of the winter, February, is a chilly month in Santa Fe, New Mexico, with average temperature ranging between max 43.2°F (6.2°C) and min 24.6°F (-4.1°C).

Temperature

In Santa Fe, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in January - a chilly 43.2°F (6.2°C). In Santa Fe, in February, the average low-temperature is 24.6°F (-4.1°C).

Humidity

In February, the average relative humidity in Santa Fe is 60%.

Rainfall

In Santa Fe, New Mexico, in February, it is raining for 5.7 days, with typically 0.63" (16mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 90.3 rainfall days, and 9.8" (249mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through May, October through December are months with snowfall in Santa Fe. In Santa Fe, during 7.8 snowfall days, 3.98" (101mm) of snow is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 36 snowfall days, and 22.68" (576mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

In Santa Fe, the average length of the day is 10.9h.

Sunshine

January, February and December, with an average of 7.1h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine in Santa Fe, New Mexico.

UV index

January, February, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
Note: In February, the average maximum UV index of 2 translate into the following recommendations:
For the majority, extended sun exposure is not of great concern. Infants and people with sensitive skin must always be protected. 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. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in February in Santa Fe?

The average high-temperature, in February, is 43.2°F (6.2°C), while the average low-temperature is 24.6°F (-4.1°C).

What is the average humidity in February in Santa Fe?

In February, the average relative humidity in Santa Fe, New Mexico, is 60%.

How much does it rain in Santa Fe in February?

In Santa Fe, during February, the rain falls for 5.7 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.63" (16mm) of precipitation.

How much does it snow in Santa Fe in February?

In February, it is snowing for 7.8 days. Throughout February, 3.98" (101mm) of snow is accumulated.

What is the average length of the day in February in Santa Fe?

The average length of the day in February is 10.9h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Santa Fe?

January, February and December, with an average of 7.1h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine in Santa Fe, New Mexico.

How long on average sun shines in February in Santa Fe?

The average sunshine in February in Santa Fe, New Mexico, is 7.1h.

What are the months with the lowest UV index in Santa Fe?

January, February, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index.

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

In February, the average daily maximum UV index in Santa Fe is 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in February
Santa Fe, NM

Average temperature in February - Santa Fe, NM
  • Average high temperature in February: 43.2°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (81.5°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (39.2°F).

  • Average low temperature in February: 24.6°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (59.2°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is December (21.6°F).

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Average pressure in February
Santa Fe, NM

Average pressure in February - Santa Fe, NM
  • Average pressure in February: 30.06"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.16").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is April (29.88").

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Average wind speed in February
Santa Fe, NM

Average wind speed in February - Santa Fe, NM
  • Average wind speed in February: 7.5mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (8.9mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (5.8mph).

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Average humidity in February
Santa Fe, NM

Average humidity in February - Santa Fe, NM
  • Average humidity in February: 60%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (67%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is June (32%).

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Average rainfall in February
Santa Fe, NM

Average rainfall in February - Santa Fe, NM
  • Average rainfall in February: 0.63"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (1.73").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is April (0.55").

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Average rainfall days in February
Santa Fe, NM

Average rainfall days in February - Santa Fe, NM
  • Average rainfall days in February: 5.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (14.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (3.4 days).

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Average snowfall in February
Santa Fe, NM

Average snowfall in February - Santa Fe, NM
  • Average snowfall in February: 3.98"

The month with the highest snowfall is December (5.71").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in February
Santa Fe, NM

Average snowfall days in February - Santa Fe, NM
  • Average snowfall days in February: 7.8 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is December (7.9 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

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Average daylight in February /
Average sunshine in February
Santa Fe, NM

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 the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.8h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 7.1h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 12h).
Months with the least sunshine are January, February and December (Average sunshine: 7.1).

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Average sunshine days in February
Santa Fe, NM

Average sunshine days in February - Santa Fe, NM
  • Average sunshine days in February: 17.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (23.6 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (8.8 days).

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Average UV index in February
Santa Fe, NM

Average UV index in February - Santa Fe, NM
  • Average UV index in February: 2

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in February
Santa Fe, NM

Average cloud cover in February - Santa Fe, NM
  • Average cloud cover in February: 20

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 21).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 10).

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Average visibility in February
Santa Fe, NM

Average visibility in February - Santa Fe, 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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