Albany
New York, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

February weather forecast and climate
Albany, NY

The grand State Capitol building in Albany, New York, with a mirrored reflection in the waterfront
The grand State Capitol building in Albany, New York, with a mirrored reflection in the waterfront
February, the last month of the winter, in Albany, is a wintry month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 17.2°F (-8.2°C) and an average high of 34.5°F (1.4°C).

Temperature

In Albany, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in January - a wintry 34.5°F (1.4°C). In February, in Albany, the average low-temperature is 17.2°F (-8.2°C).

Humidity

In Albany, the average relative humidity in February is 68.5%.

Rainfall

The month with the least rainfall in Albany, New York, is February when the rain falls for 10.4 days and typically collects 2.2" (55.9mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through May, October through December. In February, in Albany, it is snowing for 7.6 days. Throughout February, 12.2" (309.9mm) of snow is accumulated. In Albany, during the entire year, snow falls for 34.8 days, and aggregates up to 60.3" (1531.6mm) of snow.

Daylight

The average length of the day is 10.6h.

Sunshine

In Albany, the average sunshine in February is 5.7h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Albany is 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a minimal health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 2 interpret into the following advice:
Most people can stay in the Sun for up to 1 hour without burning, apart from children that always must be protected from sun exposure. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in February in Albany?

The average high-temperature, in February, in Albany, New York, is 34.5°F (1.4°C), while the average low-temperature is 17.2°F (-8.2°C).

What is the average humidity in February in Albany?

The average relative humidity in February in Albany is 68.5%.

How many days does it rain in February in Albany?

In Albany, in February, it is raining for 10.4 days, with typically 2.2" (55.9mm) of accumulated precipitation.

What is the driest month in Albany?

The month with the least rainfall is February when the rain falls for 10.4 days and typically collects 2.2" (55.9mm) of precipitation.

How much does it snow in Albany in February?

In February, in Albany, it is snowing for 7.6 days. Throughout February, 12.2" (309.9mm) of snow is accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Albany have in February?

The average length of the day in February in Albany, New York, is 10.6h.

How many hours of sunshine does Albany have in February?

In February, the average sunshine in Albany, New York, is 5.7h.

What is the UV index intensity in February in Albany?

The average daily maximum UV index in February is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in February - Albany, NY
  • Average high temperature in February: 34.6°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (82.3°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (30.6°F).

  • Average low temperature in February: 17.3°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (61.4°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (14.5°F).

Average humidity in February - Albany, NY
  • Average humidity in February: 68.5%

The month with the highest relative humidity is September (75.7%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (61.2%).

Average rainfall in February - Albany, NY
  • Average rainfall in February: 2.2"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (4.1").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (2.2").

Average rainfall days in February - Albany, NY
  • Average rainfall days in February: 10.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (13.1 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is September (9.8 days).

Average snowfall in February - Albany, NY
  • Average snowfall in February: 12.2"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (17.9").
Months with the lowest snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in February - Albany, NY
  • Average snowfall days in February: 7.6 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (10.3 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Albany, NY
  • Average daylight in February: 10.6h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.3h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.1h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 5.7h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 9.3h).
The month with least sunshine is November (Average sunshine: 3.4h).

Average UV index in February - Albany, NY
  • Average UV index in February: 2

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 8).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 1).