February weather forecast and climate
Oswego, NY

The colorful sun rising over a calm marina in Oswego, New York, with a view of numerous boats and yachts docked along several piers
The colorful sun rising over a calm marina in Oswego, New York, with a view of numerous boats and yachts docked along several piers

Weather in February

February, the last month of the winter, in Oswego, is another freezing cold month, with average temperature ranging between max 31.3°F (-0.4°C) and min 22.6°F (-5.2°C).

Temperature

In February, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in January - a still subzero cold 31.3°F (-0.4°C). In February, the average low-temperature is 22.6°F (-5.2°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Oswego is 82%.

Rainfall

In Oswego, in February, it is raining for 6 days, with typically 2.28" (58mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 163 rainfall days, and 37.83" (961mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through April, October through December. The month with the most snowfall is February when snow falls for 11.8 days and typically aggregates up to 3.94" (100mm) of snow.

Ocean temperature

In Oswego, the average water temperature is 37.2°F (2.9°C).
Note: For swimming, this is considered extremely cold, dangerous, and life-threatening. Unless suitably protected with insulated waterproof clothing, hypothermia quickly occurs.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In February, the average sunshine in Oswego is 2.4h.

UV index

In Oswego, New York, the average daily maximum UV index is 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: In February, the average maximum UV index of 2 translate into the following recommendations:
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. 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 Oswego?

The average high-temperature, in February, in Oswego, is 31.3°F (-0.4°C), while the average low-temperature is 22.6°F (-5.2°C).

What is the average humidity in February in Oswego?

The average relative humidity in February in Oswego, New York, is 82%.

How many days does it rain in February in Oswego?

In Oswego, during February, the rain falls for 6 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.28" (58mm) of precipitation.

How much does it snow in Oswego in February?

In Oswego, New York, in February, snow falls for 11.8 days, with typically accumulated 3.94" (100mm) of snow.

When does it snow the most in Oswego?

The month with the most snowfall in Oswego, New York, is February when snow falls for 11.8 days and typically aggregates up to 3.94" (100mm) of snow.

What is the water temperature in February in Oswego?

In Oswego, New York, in February, the average water temperature is 37.2°F (2.9°C). For swimming, this is considered life-threatening and very dangerous. The water feels painfully cold, and hyperventilation quickly occurs. A specialized swimsuit is mandatory to reduce thermal damage.

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

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

How many hours of sunshine does Oswego have in February?

In February, the average sunshine in Oswego is 2.4h.

What is the UV index reading in February in Oswego?

The average daily maximum UV index in February in Oswego, New York, is 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in February
Oswego, NY

Average temperature in February - Oswego, NY
  • Average high temperature in February: 31.3°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (74.1°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (29.8°F).

  • Average low temperature in February: 22.6°F

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (65.8°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (21.7°F).

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Average pressure in February
Oswego, NY

Average pressure in February - Oswego, NY
  • Average pressure in February: 30.03"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.08").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.92").

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Average wind speed in February
Oswego, NY

Average wind speed in February - Oswego, NY
  • Average wind speed in February: 14.5mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (15mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (8.5mph).

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Average humidity in February
Oswego, NY

Average humidity in February - Oswego, NY
  • Average humidity in February: 82%

The month with the highest relative humidity is June (83%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are September and November (75%).

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Average rainfall in February
Oswego, NY

Average rainfall in February - Oswego, NY
  • Average rainfall in February: 2.28"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (4.37").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (2.2").

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Average rainfall days in February
Oswego, NY

Average rainfall days in February - Oswego, NY
  • Average rainfall days in February: 6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (18.6 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (6 days).

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Average snowfall in February
Oswego, NY

Average snowfall in February - Oswego, NY
  • Average snowfall in February: 3.94"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (3.94").
Months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in February
Oswego, NY

Average snowfall days in February - Oswego, NY
  • Average snowfall days in February: 11.8 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (11.8 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

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Average sea temperature in February
Oswego, NY

Average sea temperature in February - Oswego, NY
  • Average sea temperature in February: 37.1°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (73.2°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is March (35.4°F).

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Average daylight in February /
Average sunshine in February
Oswego, NY

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.4h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 2.4h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.5h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 2.3h).

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Average sunshine days in February
Oswego, NY

Average sunshine days in February - Oswego, NY
  • Average sunshine days in February: 8.9 days

The month with the most sunshine days is September (13.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is December (8.5 days).

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Average UV index in February
Oswego, NY

Average UV index in February - Oswego, 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
Oswego, NY

Average cloud cover in February - Oswego, NY
  • Average cloud cover in February: 76

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 79).
Months with the least cloud cover are July and August (Cloud cover 29).

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Average visibility in February
Oswego, NY

Average visibility in February - Oswego, NY
  • Average visibility in February: 5mi

Months with the highest visibility are March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (6mi).
Months with the lowest visibility are January and February (5mi).

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