February weather forecast
Buffalo, NY

The Niagara square with the McKinley Monument in Buffalo, New York, USA
The Niagara square with the McKinley Monument in Buffalo, New York, USA

Weather in February

February, the last month of the winter in Buffalo, is another freezing cold month, with an average temperature ranging between min 20.1°F (-6.6°C) and max 31.3°F (-0.4°C).

Temperature

In February, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in January - a still freezing cold 31.3°F (-0.4°C). The average low-temperature, in February, is 20.1°F (-6.6°C).

Humidity

The months with the highest humidity in Buffalo, New York, are January and February, with an average relative humidity of 85%.

Rainfall

In Buffalo, it is raining for 7.6 days, with typically 2.2" (56mm) of accumulated precipitation. In Buffalo, during the entire year, the rain falls for 169.2 days and collects up to 28.15" (715mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through May, October through December are months with snowfall. February is the month with the most snowfall. Snow falls for 17.1 days and accumulates 7.64" (194mm) of snow.

Ocean temperature

The months with the coldest seawater in Buffalo are February and March, with an average ocean temperature of 35.1°F (1.7°C).
Note: For swimming, this is considered life-threatening and very dangerous. The water feels painfully cold, and hyperventilation quickly occurs. A specialized swimsuit is mandatory to reduce thermal damage.

Daylight

In Buffalo, the average length of the day in February is 10h and 34min.
On the first day of February, sunrise is at 7:30 am and sunset at 5:28 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:52 am and sunset at 6:03 pm EST.

Sunshine

In February, the average sunshine in Buffalo is 2.5h.

UV index

The months with the lowest UV index are January, February and December, with an average maximum UV index of 1. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health hazard from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 1 in February interpret into the following advice:
Extended sun exposure is not an issue for the majority. Children, infants, and fair-skinned individuals always need to 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. 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 Buffalo?

In February, in Buffalo, New York, the average high-temperature is 31.3°F (-0.4°C), and the average low-temperature is 20.1°F (-6.6°C).

What are the most humid months in Buffalo?

The months with the highest humidity in Buffalo, New York, are January and February, with an average relative humidity of 85%.

What is the average humidity in February in Buffalo?

In Buffalo, the average relative humidity in February is 85%.

How much does it rain in Buffalo in February?

In February, in Buffalo, New York, the rain falls for 7.6 days. Throughout February, 2.2" (56mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the snowiest month in Buffalo?

The month with the most snowfall in Buffalo, New York, is February, when snow falls for 17.1 days and typically aggregates up to 7.64" (194mm) of snow.

How much does it snow in Buffalo in February?

In February, in Buffalo, New York, it is snowing for 17.1 days. Throughout February, 7.64" (194mm) of snow is accumulated.

What months are the ocean coldest in Buffalo?

The months with the coldest seawater in Buffalo, New York, are February and March, with an average ocean temperature of 35.1°F (1.7°C).

How cold is the water in February in Buffalo?

In Buffalo, the average seawater temperature in February is 35.1°F (1.7°C). For swimming, this is considered extremely cold, dangerous, and life-threatening. Unless suitably protected with insulated waterproof clothing, hypothermia quickly occurs.

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

In February, the average day length is 10h and 34min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in February in Buffalo?

On the first day of February, sunrise is at 7:30 am and sunset at 5:28 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:52 am and sunset at 6:03 pm EST.

How long on average sun shines in February in Buffalo?

In Buffalo, the average sunshine duration in February is 2.5h.

When is the lowest UV index in Buffalo?

The months with the lowest UV index in Buffalo are January, February and December, with an average maximum UV index of 1.

What is the UV index intensity in February in Buffalo?

In February, the average daily maximum UV index in Buffalo is 1. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a low health threat from exposure to Sun's UV rays.
Average humidity
Average rainfall days
Average snowfall days
Average sunshine
Average sunshine days
Average UV index
Average cloud cover
Average visibility

Average temperature in February
Buffalo, NY

Average temperature in February - Buffalo, NY
  • Average high temperature in February: 31.3°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (79.5°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (29.3°F).

  • Average low temperature in February: 20.1°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (63.1°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (19.4°F).

[Resources]

Average pressure in February
Buffalo, NY

Average pressure in February - Buffalo, NY
  • Average pressure in February: 30.04"Hg

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

[Resources]

Average wind speed in February
Buffalo, NY

Average wind speed in February - Buffalo, NY
  • Average wind speed in February: 10.4mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (11mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (6.7mph).

[Resources]

Average humidity in February
Buffalo, NY

Average humidity in February - Buffalo, NY
  • Average humidity in February: 85%

The months with the highest relative humidity are January and February (85%).
The months with the lowest relative humidity are July, August and September (74%).

[Resources]

Average rainfall in February
Buffalo, NY

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

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (2.87").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (1.81").

[Resources]

Average rainfall days in February
Buffalo, NY

Average rainfall days in February - Buffalo, NY
  • Average rainfall days in February: 7.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (17.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (7.6 days).

[Resources]

Average snowfall in February
Buffalo, NY

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

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

[Resources]

Average snowfall days in February
Buffalo, NY

Average snowfall days in February - Buffalo, NY
  • Average snowfall days in February: 17.1 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (19 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

[Resources]

Average sea temperature in February
Buffalo, NY

Average sea temperature in February - Buffalo, NY
  • Average sea temperature in February: 34.9°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (74.2°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (34.9°F).

[Resources]

Average daylight in February /
Average sunshine in February
Buffalo, NY

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Buffalo, NY
  • Average daylight in February: 10h and 34min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h and 17min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 5min).

  • Average sunshine in February: 2h and 30min

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10h and 18min).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 2h and 18min).

[Resources]

Average sunshine days in February
Buffalo, NY

Average sunshine days in February - Buffalo, NY
  • Average sunshine days in February: 6.5 days

The month with the most sunshine days is September (12.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is January (6.3 days).

[Resources]

Average UV index in February
Buffalo, NY

Average UV index in February - Buffalo, NY
  • Average UV index in February: 1

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 6).
The months with the lowest UV index are January, February and December (UV index 1).

[Resources]

Average cloud cover in February
Buffalo, NY

Average cloud cover in February - Buffalo, NY
  • Average cloud cover in February: 75

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 77).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 30).

[Resources]

Average visibility in February
Buffalo, NY

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

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

[Resources]

Weather forecast for your location

1. Click Locate me button
2. Allow the app to use your location
* you will be automatically redirected to the weather forecast for your location