Plattsburgh
New York, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

February weather forecast and climate
Plattsburgh, NY

A sunny and dry day in the townscape of Plattsburgh, New York, with a view of the iconic tower next to the river, dry trees, and hilly landscape view
A sunny and dry day in the townscape of Plattsburgh, New York, with a view of the iconic tower next to the river, dry trees, and hilly landscape view
February, the last month of the winter, in Plattsburgh, is another freezing cold month, with average temperature ranging between min 8.6°F (-13°C) and max 28.4°F (-2°C).

Temperature

In Plattsburgh, the average high-temperature in February is relatively the same as in January - a still freezing cold 28.4°F (-2°C). In Plattsburgh, New York, in February, the average low-temperature is 8.6°F (-13°C).

Rainfall

The month with the least rainfall is February when the rain falls for 10 days and typically collects 1.6" (41mm) of precipitation.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In Plattsburgh, New York, the average sunshine is 5h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in February is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
In February, the average maximum UV index of 2 translate into the following recommendations:
For the majority, extended sun exposure is not of great concern. Infants and people with sensitive skin must always 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. 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.

What is the temperature in February in Plattsburgh?

The average high-temperature, in February, in Plattsburgh, New York, is 28.4°F (-2°C), while the average low-temperature is 8.6°F (-13°C).

How much does it rain in Plattsburgh in February?

In Plattsburgh, during February, the rain falls for 10 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.6" (41mm) of precipitation.

What is the driest month in Plattsburgh?

February is the month with the least rainfall in Plattsburgh, New York. Rain falls for 10 days and accumulates 1.6" (41mm) of precipitation.

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

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

How long on average sun shines in February in Plattsburgh?

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

What is the UV index intensity in February in Plattsburgh?

In February, the average daily maximum UV index in Plattsburgh, New York, is 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal hazard to health from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in February - Plattsburgh, NY
  • Average high temperature in February: 28°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (79°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (27°F).

  • Average low temperature in February: 9°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (59°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (7°F).

Average rainfall in February - Plattsburgh, NY
  • Average rainfall in February: 1.6"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (3.6").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (1.6").

Average rainfall days in February - Plattsburgh, NY
  • Average rainfall days in February: 10 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is November (14 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is February (10 days).

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Plattsburgh, 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

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

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

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