February weather forecast and climate
Ithaca, NY

A stream of water flowing downstream from the Taughannock Waterfall in Ithaka, New York
A stream of water flowing downstream from the Taughannock Waterfall in Ithaka, New York

Weather in February

February, the last month of the winter, in Ithaca, is another freezing cold month, with average temperature fluctuating between 30.9°F (-0.6°C) and 17.8°F (-7.9°C).

Temperature

In Ithaca, the average high-temperature in February is relatively the same as in January - a still freezing cold 30.9°F (-0.6°C). In Ithaca, in February, the average low-temperature is 17.8°F (-7.9°C).

Humidity

February is the most humid month in Ithaca, New York, with an average relative humidity of 87%.

Rainfall

In Ithaca, New York, in February, during 6.4 rainfall days, 2.17" (55mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Ithaca, during the entire year, the rain falls for 164.2 days and collects up to 32.56" (827mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through May, October through December are months with snowfall in Ithaca. February is the month with the most snowfall. Snow falls for 17.7 days and accumulates 8.35" (212mm) of snow.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

With an average of 2.5h of sunshine, February has the least sunshine of the year.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Ithaca is 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 2 in February interpret into the following advice:
People with sensitive skin, children, and babies should always be protected from prolonged 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. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in February in Ithaca?

In Ithaca, New York, in February, the average high-temperature is 30.9°F (-0.6°C), and the average low-temperature is 17.8°F (-7.9°C).

What is the most humid month in Ithaca?

February is the most humid month, with an average relative humidity of 87%.

What is the average humidity in February in Ithaca?

In February, the average relative humidity in Ithaca, New York, is 87%.

How many days does it rain in February in Ithaca?

In February, in Ithaca, New York, the rain falls for 6.4 days. Throughout February, 2.17" (55mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

How much does it snow in Ithaca in February?

In February, in Ithaca, it is snowing for 17.7 days. Throughout February, 8.35" (212mm) of snow is accumulated.

When does it snow the most in Ithaca?

February is the month with the most snowfall in Ithaca, New York. Snow falls for 17.7 days and accumulates 8.35" (212mm) of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Ithaca have in February?

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

What is the month with the least sunshine in Ithaca?

With an average of 2.5h of sunshine, February has the least sunshine of the year in Ithaca.

How long on average sun shines in February in Ithaca?

The average sunshine in February in Ithaca, New York, is 2.5h.

What is the UV index reading in February in Ithaca?

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

Average temperature in February
Ithaca, NY

Average temperature in February - Ithaca, NY
  • Average high temperature in February: 30.9°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (78.8°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (27.9°F).

  • Average low temperature in February: 17.8°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 (16.5°F).

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Average pressure in February
Ithaca, NY

Average pressure in February - Ithaca, 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
Ithaca, NY

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

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (9.9mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (5.8mph).

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Average humidity in February
Ithaca, NY

Average humidity in February - Ithaca, NY
  • Average humidity in February: 87%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (87%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are April and May (79%).

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Average rainfall in February
Ithaca, NY

Average rainfall in February - Ithaca, NY
  • Average rainfall in February: 2.17"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (3.62").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (1.97").

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Average rainfall days in February
Ithaca, NY

Average rainfall days in February - Ithaca, NY
  • Average rainfall days in February: 6.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (18.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (6.4 days).

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Average snowfall in February
Ithaca, NY

Average snowfall in February - Ithaca, NY
  • Average snowfall in February: 8.35"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (8.35").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in February
Ithaca, NY

Average snowfall days in February - Ithaca, NY
  • Average snowfall days in February: 17.7 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (18.8 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
Ithaca, NY

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.2h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.1h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 2.5h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 2.5h).

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Average sunshine days in February
Ithaca, NY

Average sunshine days in February - Ithaca, NY
  • Average sunshine days in February: 6.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is September (14.2 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (6.8 days).

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Average UV index in February
Ithaca, NY

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

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

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Average cloud cover in February
Ithaca, NY

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

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 75).
Months with the least cloud cover are July and August (Cloud cover 38).

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Average visibility in February
Ithaca, NY

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

Months with the highest visibility are March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (5mi).
Months with the lowest visibility are January and February (4mi).

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