February weather forecast and climate
Lake Placid, NY

A beautiful image, taken in the fall, of scenic golden and brown trees in the Mountain Village along with Lake Placid, New York
A beautiful image, taken in the fall, of scenic golden and brown trees in the Mountain Village along with Lake Placid, New York

Weather in February

The last month of the winter, February, is another freezing cold month in Lake Placid, New York, with average temperature ranging between max 24.6°F (-4.1°C) and min 11.5°F (-11.4°C).

Temperature

In February, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in January - a still freezing cold 24.6°F (-4.1°C). In February, the average low-temperature is 11.5°F (-11.4°C).

Humidity

January and February, with an average relative humidity of 91%, are most humid months.

Rainfall

In Lake Placid, in February, it is raining for 5.3 days, with typically 2.56" (65mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 168.6 rainfall days, and 36.5" (927mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Lake Placid are January through May, October through December. The month with the most snowfall in Lake Placid is February when snow falls for 22.6 days and typically aggregates up to 15.59" (396mm) of snow.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Lake Placid is 10.5h.

Sunshine

With an average of 2.2h of sunshine, February has the least sunshine of the year.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 1. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a low threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 1 transform into the following instructions:
Extended sun exposure is not an issue for the majority. Children, infants, and fair-skinned individuals always need to 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. 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. 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 Lake Placid?

In February, in Lake Placid, New York, the average high-temperature is 24.6°F (-4.1°C), and the average low-temperature is 11.5°F (-11.4°C).

What are the most humid months in Lake Placid?

Months with the highest humidity are January and February, with an average relative humidity of 91%.

What is the average humidity in February in Lake Placid?

The average relative humidity in February in Lake Placid is 91%.

How many days does it rain in February in Lake Placid?

In Lake Placid, in February, it is raining for 5.3 days, with typically 2.56" (65mm) of accumulated precipitation.

How much does it snow in Lake Placid in February?

In Lake Placid, in February, during 22.6 snowfall days, 15.59" (396mm) of snow is typically accumulated.

When does it snow the most in Lake Placid?

The month with the most snowfall in Lake Placid is February when snow falls for 22.6 days and typically aggregates up to 15.59" (396mm) of snow.

What is the average length of the day in February in Lake Placid?

In Lake Placid, New York, the average length of the day in February is 10.5h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Lake Placid?

February has the least sunshine of the year, with an average of 2.2h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Lake Placid have in February?

In February, the average sunshine is 2.2h.

What is the month with the lowest UV index in Lake Placid?

January, February, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 1, are months with the lowest UV index in Lake Placid.

How high is the UV index in February in Lake Placid?

In February, the average daily maximum UV index in Lake Placid, New York, is 1. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.

Average temperature in February
Lake Placid, NY

Average temperature in February - Lake Placid, NY
  • Average high temperature in February: 24.6°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (74.8°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (21.9°F).

  • Average low temperature in February: 11.5°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (55.4°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (9.5°F).

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Average pressure in February
Lake Placid, NY

Average pressure in February - Lake Placid, NY
  • Average pressure in February: 30.01"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.07").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.91").

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Average wind speed in February
Lake Placid, NY

Average wind speed in February - Lake Placid, NY
  • Average wind speed in February: 7.5mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (7.6mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are August and September (5.7mph).

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Average humidity in February
Lake Placid, NY

Average humidity in February - Lake Placid, NY
  • Average humidity in February: 91%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January and February (91%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is May (78%).

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Average rainfall in February
Lake Placid, NY

Average rainfall in February - Lake Placid, NY
  • Average rainfall in February: 2.56"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (3.86").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (2.28").

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Average rainfall days in February
Lake Placid, NY

Average rainfall days in February - Lake Placid, NY
  • Average rainfall days in February: 5.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (20.9 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (5.3 days).

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Average snowfall in February
Lake Placid, NY

Average snowfall in February - Lake Placid, NY
  • Average snowfall in February: 15.59"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (15.59").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in February
Lake Placid, NY

Average snowfall days in February - Lake Placid, NY
  • Average snowfall days in February: 22.6 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (23.1 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July and August (0 days).

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Average daylight in February /
Average sunshine in February
Lake Placid, NY

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Lake Placid, NY
  • Average daylight in February: 10.5h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.5h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.9h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 2.2h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 9.5h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 2.2h).

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Average sunshine days in February
Lake Placid, NY

Average sunshine days in February - Lake Placid, NY
  • Average sunshine days in February: 4.7 days

The month with the most sunshine days is September (12.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (4.7 days).

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Average UV index in February
Lake Placid, NY

Average UV index in February - Lake Placid, NY
  • Average UV index in February: 1

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

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Average cloud cover in February
Lake Placid, NY

Average cloud cover in February - Lake Placid, NY
  • Average cloud cover in February: 80

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 80).
The month with the least cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 42).

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Average visibility in February
Lake Placid, NY

Average visibility in February - Lake Placid, NY
  • Average visibility in February: 4mi

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

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