February weather forecast and climate
Cortland, NY

A monument from the civil war stands high in the neat lawns near the iconic courthouse in the Courthouse Park in Cortland, New York
A monument from the civil war stands high in the neat lawns near the iconic courthouse in the Courthouse Park in Cortland, New York

Weather in February

The last month of the winter, February, is also a subzero cold month in Cortland, New York, with average temperature ranging between min 17.4°F (-8.1°C) and max 30.2°F (-1°C).

Temperature

In February, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in January - a still freezing cold 30.2°F (-1°C). In February, in Cortland, the average low-temperature is 17.4°F (-8.1°C).

Humidity

January and February, with an average relative humidity of 88%, are most humid months.

Rainfall

In Cortland, it is raining for 5.7 days, with typically 1.42" (36mm) of accumulated precipitation. In Cortland, during the entire year, the rain falls for 149.8 days and collects up to 22.36" (568mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through May, October through December are months with snowfall. The month with the most snowfall is February when snow falls for 17.6 days and typically aggregates up to 5.75" (146mm) of snow.

Daylight

In Cortland, the average length of the day in February is 10.6h.

Sunshine

The month with the least sunshine is February, with an average of 2.4h of sunshine.

UV index

January, February and December, with an average maximum UV index of 1, are months with the lowest UV index. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 1 in February interpret into the following advice:
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 Cortland?

In Cortland, in February, the average high-temperature is 30.2°F (-1°C), and the average low-temperature is 17.4°F (-8.1°C).

What are the most humid months in Cortland?

January and February, with an average relative humidity of 88%, are most humid months.

What is the average humidity in February in Cortland?

In Cortland, the average relative humidity in February is 88%.

How much does it rain in Cortland in February?

In Cortland, during February, the rain falls for 5.7 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.42" (36mm) of precipitation.

How much does it snow in Cortland in February?

In Cortland, New York, in February, snow falls for 17.6 days, with typically accumulated 5.75" (146mm) of snow.

When does it snow the most in Cortland?

February is the month with the most snowfall in Cortland. Snow falls for 17.6 days and accumulates 5.75" (146mm) of snow.

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

In Cortland, the average length of the day in February is 10.6h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Cortland?

February has the least sunshine of the year in Cortland, with an average of 2.4h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Cortland have in February?

The average sunshine in February in Cortland is 2.4h.

When is the lowest UV index in Cortland?

Months with the lowest UV index in Cortland, New York, are January, February and December, with an average maximum UV index of 1.

How high is the UV index in February in Cortland?

In February, the average daily maximum UV index in Cortland is 1. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in February
Cortland, NY

Average temperature in February - Cortland, NY
  • Average high temperature in February: 30.2°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (77.9°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (27°F).

  • Average low temperature in February: 17.4°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (57.7°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (15.8°F).

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Average pressure in February
Cortland, NY

Average pressure in February - Cortland, NY
  • Average pressure in February: 30.04"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.1").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.93").

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Average wind speed in February
Cortland, NY

Average wind speed in February - Cortland, NY
  • Average wind speed in February: 9.6mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (9.8mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (5.9mph).

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Average humidity in February
Cortland, NY

Average humidity in February - Cortland, NY
  • Average humidity in February: 88%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January and February (88%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are April and May (80%).

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Average rainfall in February
Cortland, NY

Average rainfall in February - Cortland, NY
  • Average rainfall in February: 1.42"

The wettest months (with the highest rainfall) are May and July (2.48").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (1.34").

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Average rainfall days in February
Cortland, NY

Average rainfall days in February - Cortland, NY
  • Average rainfall days in February: 5.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (17.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (5.7 days).

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Average snowfall in February
Cortland, NY

Average snowfall in February - Cortland, NY
  • Average snowfall in February: 5.75"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (5.75").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in February
Cortland, NY

Average snowfall days in February - Cortland, NY
  • Average snowfall days in February: 17.6 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (18.2 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
Cortland, NY

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Cortland, 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: 2.4h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.1h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 2.4h).

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Average sunshine days in February
Cortland, NY

Average sunshine days in February - Cortland, NY
  • Average sunshine days in February: 7.7 days

The month with the most sunshine days is September (15.8 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (7.7 days).

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Average UV index in February
Cortland, NY

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

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 5).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February and December (UV index 1).

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Average cloud cover in February
Cortland, NY

Average cloud cover in February - Cortland, NY
  • Average cloud cover in February: 74

Months with the most cloud cover are January and February (Cloud cover 74).
Months with the least cloud cover are July and August (Cloud cover 36).

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Average visibility in February
Cortland, NY

Average visibility in February - Cortland, NY
  • Average visibility in February: 4mi

The month with the highest visibility is April (6mi).
The month with the lowest visibility is February (4mi).

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