Niagara Falls
New York, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

February weather forecast and climate
Niagara Falls, NY

The glorious Niagara Falls in New York, viewed from above
The glorious Niagara Falls in New York, viewed from above
February is a cold month in Niagara Falls with the average temperatures in the 16°F (-8.9°C) to 34°F (1.1°C) range. Snowfall measures up to 15" (381mm), and the cold shows no signs of retreat. Almost every day in February brings rain, frost or snow. The skies are overcast for long periods as the sunlight barely lasts for a daily 4 hours. The American Falls have frigid water temperatures, while parts of the frozen white landscape make spectacular scenery.
February is rarely a good time to visit Niagara Falls for people who are unable to withstand cold weather.

What is the temperature in February in Niagara Falls?

In February, in Niagara Falls, the average high-temperature is 34.2°F (1.2°C), and the average low-temperature is 16.7°F (-8.5°C).

How much does it rain in Niagara Falls in February?

In Niagara Falls, during February, the rain falls for 14.4 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.2" (55.6mm) of precipitation.

What is the driest month in Niagara Falls?

February is the month with the least rainfall. Rain falls for 14.4 days and accumulates 2.2" (55.6mm) of precipitation.

How much does it snow in Niagara Falls in February?

In Niagara Falls, New York, in February, snow falls for 11.7 days, with typically accumulated 15.2" (386.1mm) of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Niagara Falls have in February?

In Niagara Falls, New York, the average length of the day in February is 10.6h.

How many hours of sunshine does Niagara Falls have in February?

In Niagara Falls, New York, the average sunshine in February is 4h.

How high is the UV index in February in Niagara Falls?

In February, the average daily maximum UV index in Niagara Falls, New York, is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in February - Niagara Falls, NY
  • Average high temperature in February: 34.1°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (81.1°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (32.1°F).

  • Average low temperature in February: 16.7°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (60.8°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (15.4°F).

Average rainfall in February - Niagara Falls, NY
  • Average rainfall in February: 2.2"

Wettest months (with the highest rainfall) are September and November (3.4").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (2.2").

Average rainfall days in February - Niagara Falls, NY
  • Average rainfall days in February: 14.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (19.2 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is August (9.8 days).

Average snowfall in February - Niagara Falls, NY
  • Average snowfall in February: 15.2"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (23.6").
Months with the lowest snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in February - Niagara Falls, NY
  • Average snowfall days in February: 11.7 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (15 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.3h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.1h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 4h

Months with most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 9h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 2h).

Average UV index in February - Niagara Falls, 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).