February weather forecast and climate
Albany, NY

The grand State Capitol building in Albany, New York, USA, with a mirrored reflection in the waterfront
The grand State Capitol building in Albany, New York, USA, with a mirrored reflection in the waterfront

Weather in February

The last month of the winter, February, is a wintry month in Albany, New York, with average temperature fluctuating between 32°F (0°C) and 18°F (-7.8°C).

Temperature

In Albany, New York, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in January - a wintry 32°F (0°C). In Albany, New York, the average low-temperature is 18°F (-7.8°C).

Humidity

With an average relative humidity of 83%, February is the most humid month in Albany.

Rainfall

In Albany, New York, during February, the rain falls for 9.5 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.36" (60mm) of precipitation. In Albany, during the entire year, the rain falls for 162.8 days and collects up to 31.02" (788mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through May, October through December are months with snowfall in Albany, New York. February is the month with the most snowfall in Albany. Snow falls for 11.7 days and accumulates 7.64" (194mm) of snow.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

February has the least sunshine of the year in Albany, with an average of 3.8h of sunshine.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index are January through March, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 2 in February transform into the following instructions:
For the majority, extended sun exposure is not of great concern. Infants and people with sensitive skin must always be protected. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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. 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 Albany?

The average high-temperature, in February, in Albany, New York, is 32°F (0°C), while the average low-temperature is 18°F (-7.8°C).

What is the most humid month in Albany?

With an average relative humidity of 83%, February is the most humid month in Albany.

What is the average humidity in February in Albany?

In February, the average relative humidity is 83%.

How many days does it rain in February in Albany?

In Albany, New York, in February, it is raining for 9.5 days, with typically 2.36" (60mm) of accumulated precipitation.

How much does it snow in Albany in February?

In Albany, during February, snow falls for 11.7 days and regularly aggregates up to 7.64" (194mm) of snow.

When does it snow the most in Albany?

February is the month with the most snowfall. Snow falls for 11.7 days and accumulates 7.64" (194mm) of snow.

What is the average length of the day in February in Albany?

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

What is the month with the least sunshine in Albany?

The month with the least sunshine in Albany, New York, is February, with an average of 3.8h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Albany have in February?

In Albany, the average sunshine in February is 3.8h.

When is the lowest UV index in Albany?

January through March, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index in Albany.

How high is the UV index in February in Albany?

In February, the average daily maximum UV index is 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a minimal hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in February
Albany, NY

Average temperature in February - Albany, NY
  • Average high temperature in February: 32°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (81.3°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (28.8°F).

  • Average low temperature in February: 18°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (59.5°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (16.7°F).

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Average pressure in February
Albany, NY

Average pressure in February - Albany, NY
  • Average pressure in February: 30.02"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.09").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.92").

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Average wind speed in February
Albany, NY

Average wind speed in February - Albany, NY
  • Average wind speed in February: 8mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January, February and March (8mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (5.2mph).

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Average humidity in February
Albany, NY

Average humidity in February - Albany, NY
  • Average humidity in February: 83%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (83%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (73%).

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Average rainfall in February
Albany, NY

Average rainfall in February - Albany, NY
  • Average rainfall in February: 2.36"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (3.19").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (1.93").

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Average rainfall days in February
Albany, NY

Average rainfall days in February - Albany, NY
  • Average rainfall days in February: 9.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (17.1 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (9.1 days).

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Average snowfall in February
Albany, NY

Average snowfall in February - Albany, NY
  • Average snowfall in February: 7.64"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (7.64").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in February
Albany, NY

Average snowfall days in February - Albany, NY
  • Average snowfall days in February: 11.7 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (14.2 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
Albany, NY

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 the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.1h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 3.8h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.6h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 3.8h).

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Average sunshine days in February
Albany, NY

Average sunshine days in February - Albany, NY
  • Average sunshine days in February: 11.1 days

The month with the most sunshine days is September (17.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is April (10.6 days).

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Average UV index in February
Albany, NY

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

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 5).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, October, November and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in February
Albany, NY

Average cloud cover in February - Albany, NY
  • Average cloud cover in February: 58

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 58).
Months with the least cloud cover are July and August (Cloud cover 32).

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Average visibility in February
Albany, NY

Average visibility in February - Albany, NY
  • Average visibility in February: 5mi

Months with the highest visibility are April, May, June, July, October, November and December (6mi).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, August and September (5mi).

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