February weather forecast
Potsdam, NY

Weather in February

The last month of the winter, February, is another freezing cold month in Potsdam, New York, with an average temperature fluctuating between 25.9°F (-3.4°C) and 12.9°F (-10.6°C).

Temperature

In Potsdam, New York, the average high-temperature in February is almost the same as in January - a still freezing cold 25.9°F (-3.4°C). In Potsdam, New York, in February, the average low-temperature is 12.9°F (-10.6°C).

Humidity

January and February, with an average relative humidity of 90%, are the most humid months in Potsdam.

Rainfall

In February, the rain falls for 6 days. Throughout February, 2.09" (53mm) of precipitation is accumulated. In Potsdam, New York, during the entire year, the rain falls for 156 days and collects up to 29.72" (755mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through May, October through December are months with snowfall. In Potsdam, New York, during February, snow falls for 17.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 8.35" (212mm) of snow. Throughout the year, there are 74.7 snowfall days, and 37.99" (965mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

In Potsdam, the average length of the day in February is 10h and 28min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 7:18 am and sunset at 5:08 pm. On the last day of February, in Potsdam, sunrise is at 6:38 am and sunset at 5:46 pm EST.

Sunshine

The months with the least sunshine in Potsdam are January and February, with an average of 2.6h of sunshine.

UV index

In Potsdam, the average daily maximum UV index in February is 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health risk from unprotected exposure to Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: In February, the average maximum UV index of 2 translate into the following recommendations:
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 solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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 Potsdam?

The average high-temperature, in February, in Potsdam, is 25.9°F (-3.4°C), while the average low-temperature is 12.9°F (-10.6°C).

What are the most humid months in Potsdam?

The months with the highest humidity in Potsdam are January and February, with an average relative humidity of 90%.

What is the average humidity in February in Potsdam?

In Potsdam, New York, the average relative humidity in February is 90%.

How many days does it rain in February in Potsdam?

In February, in Potsdam, New York, the rain falls for 6 days. Throughout February, 2.09" (53mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

How many days does it snow in February in Potsdam?

In Potsdam, in February, snow falls for 17.3 days, with typically accumulated 8.35" (212mm) of snow.

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

In February, the average day length is 10h and 28min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in February in Potsdam?

In February, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 7:18 am and sunset at 5:08 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:38 am and sunset at 5:46 pm EST.

What are the months with the least sunshine in Potsdam?

January and February, with an average of 2.6h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine in Potsdam.

How long on average sun shines in February in Potsdam?

In February, the average sunshine duration in Potsdam is 2.6h.

How high is the UV index in February in Potsdam?

The average daily maximum UV index in February in Potsdam is 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health threat from unprotected exposure to UV radiation.
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Average temperature in February
Potsdam, NY

Average temperature in February - Potsdam, NY
  • Average high temperature in February: 25.9°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (77°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (23.4°F).

  • Average low temperature in February: 12.9°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (58.6°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (10.8°F).

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Average pressure in February
Potsdam, NY

Average pressure in February - Potsdam, NY
  • Average pressure in February: 30.01"Hg

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

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Average wind speed in February
Potsdam, NY

Average wind speed in February - Potsdam, NY
  • Average wind speed in February: 8.5mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are February and April (8.5mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (6.4mph).

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Average humidity in February
Potsdam, NY

Average humidity in February - Potsdam, NY
  • Average humidity in February: 90%

The months with the highest relative humidity are January and February (90%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (77%).

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Average rainfall in February
Potsdam, NY

Average rainfall in February - Potsdam, NY
  • Average rainfall in February: 2.09"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (3.03").
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are March and September (2.01").

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Average rainfall days in February
Potsdam, NY

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

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (18.7 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (6 days).

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Average snowfall in February
Potsdam, NY

Average snowfall in February - Potsdam, NY
  • Average snowfall in February: 8.35"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (8.39").
The months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in February
Potsdam, NY

Average snowfall days in February - Potsdam, NY
  • Average snowfall days in February: 17.3 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (17.3 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

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

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Potsdam, NY
  • Average daylight in February: 10h and 28min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h and 31min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8h and 53min).

  • Average sunshine in February: 2h and 36min

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10h and 6min).
The months with the least sunshine are January and February (Average sunshine: 2h and 36min).

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Average sunshine days in February
Potsdam, NY

Average sunshine days in February - Potsdam, NY
  • Average sunshine days in February: 9.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (15 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (9.3 days).

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Average UV index in February
Potsdam, NY

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

The months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 5).
The months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 1).

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Average cloud cover in February
Potsdam, NY

Average cloud cover in February - Potsdam, NY
  • Average cloud cover in February: 75

The months with the most cloud cover are January and February (Cloud cover 75).
The month with the least cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 35).

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Average visibility in February
Potsdam, NY

Average visibility in February - Potsdam, NY
  • Average visibility in February: 4mi

The months with the highest visibility are April, May, June, July, September and October (6mi).
The months with the lowest visibility are January and February (4mi).

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