Lake Placid
New York, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

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 perfect reflection image
A beautiful image taken in the fall, of scenic golden and brown trees in the Mountain Village along with Lake Placid, New York, a perfect reflection image
February, the last month of the winter, in Lake Placid, is another freezing cold month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 4.8°F (-15.1°C) and an average high of 27.9°F (-2.3°C).

Temperature

In Lake Placid, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in January - a still freezing cold 27.9°F (-2.3°C). The average low-temperature, in February, is 4.8°F (-15.1°C).

Rainfall

The month with the least rainfall is February when the rain falls for 14 days and typically collects 2.5" (64mm) of precipitation.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The average sunshine in February is 5h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Lake Placid is 2. 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.
The daily maximum UV index of 2 interpret into the following advice:
Most people can stay in the Sun for up to 1 hour without burning, apart from children that always must be protected from 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. 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.

What is the temperature in February in Lake Placid?

In February, in Lake Placid, New York, the average high-temperature is 27.9°F (-2.3°C), and the average low-temperature is 4.8°F (-15.1°C).

How much does it rain in Lake Placid in February?

In Lake Placid, New York, in February, during 14 rainfall days, 2.5" (64mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the driest month in Lake Placid?

February is the month with the least rainfall. Rain falls for 14 days and accumulates 2.5" (64mm) of precipitation.

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

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

How long on average sun shines in February in Lake Placid?

In Lake Placid, New York, the average sunshine in February is 5h.

What is the UV index reading in February in Lake Placid?

The average daily maximum UV index in February is 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a minimal health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in February - Lake Placid, NY
  • Average high temperature in February: 27.9°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (76.5°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (25.7°F).

  • Average low temperature in February: 4.8°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (52.3°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (4.3°F).

Average rainfall in February - Lake Placid, NY
  • Average rainfall in February: 2.5"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (4.1").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (2.5").

Average rainfall days in February - Lake Placid, NY
  • Average rainfall days in February: 14 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (18 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are July, September and October (13 days).

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 shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.9h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 5h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 9h).
Months with least sunshine are November and December (Average sunshine: 3).

Average UV index in February - Lake Placid, NY
  • Average UV index in February: 2

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 8).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 1).