February weather forecast
Poughkeepsie, NY

The colorful houses, clear roads, and colored brown and golden trees in Poughkeepsie, New York
The colorful houses, clear roads, and colored brown and golden trees in Poughkeepsie, New York

Weather in February

The last month of the winter, February, is also a wintry month in Poughkeepsie, New York, with an average temperature varying between 36.5°F (2.5°C) and 21.2°F (-6°C).

Temperature

In February, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in January - a still wintry 36.5°F (2.5°C). In Poughkeepsie, New York, the average low-temperature is 21.2°F (-6°C).

Humidity

The months with the highest humidity in Poughkeepsie are February and December, with an average relative humidity of 81%.

Rainfall

In February, in Poughkeepsie, the rain falls for 9.5 days. Throughout February, 1.93" (49mm) of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 157.6 rainfall days, and 28.9" (734mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Poughkeepsie are January through May, October through December. The month with the most snowfall is February, when snow falls for 9.8 days and typically aggregates up to 4.21" (107mm) of snow.

Daylight

In February, the average length of the day is 10h and 38min.
On the first day of February in Poughkeepsie, sunrise is at 7:07 am and sunset at 5:11 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:31 am and sunset at 5:44 pm EST.

Sunshine

February has the least sunshine of the year in Poughkeepsie, with an average of 4.4h of sunshine.

UV index

The months with the lowest UV index are January through March, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 2 in February transform into the following instructions:
People with sensitive skin, children, and babies should always be protected from prolonged sun exposure. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for the 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. 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 most humid month in Poughkeepsie?

February and December, with an average relative humidity of 81%, are most humid months in Poughkeepsie, New York.

What is the average humidity in February in Poughkeepsie?

In Poughkeepsie, the average relative humidity in February is 81%.

How many days does it rain in February in Poughkeepsie?

In February, in Poughkeepsie, the rain falls for 9.5 days. Throughout February, 1.93" (49mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the snowiest month in Poughkeepsie?

The month with the most snowfall in Poughkeepsie is February, when snow falls for 9.8 days and typically aggregates up to 4.21" (107mm) of snow.

How much does it snow in Poughkeepsie in February?

In Poughkeepsie, in February, snow falls for 9.8 days, with typically accumulated 4.21" (107mm) of snow.

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

The average day length in February in Poughkeepsie is 10h and 38min.

When are sunrise and sunset in February in Poughkeepsie?

On the first day of February in Poughkeepsie, sunrise is at 7:07 am and sunset at 5:11 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:31 am and sunset at 5:44 pm EST.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Poughkeepsie?

With an average of 4.4h of sunshine, February has the least sunshine of the year.

How long on average sun shines in February in Poughkeepsie?

In Poughkeepsie, the average sunshine duration in February is 4.4h.

What are the months with the lowest UV index in Poughkeepsie?

January through March, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index in Poughkeepsie.

What is the UV index reading in February in Poughkeepsie?

In February, the average daily maximum UV index in Poughkeepsie, New York, is 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a minimal health vulnerability from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
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Average temperature in February
Poughkeepsie, NY

Average temperature in February - Poughkeepsie, NY
  • Average high temperature in February: 36.5°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (83.7°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (32.7°F).

  • Average low temperature in February: 21.2°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (61.5°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (20.1°F).

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Average pressure in February
Poughkeepsie, NY

Average pressure in February - Poughkeepsie, NY
  • Average pressure in February: 30.03"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.1"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.93"Hg).

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Average wind speed in February
Poughkeepsie, NY

Average wind speed in February - Poughkeepsie, NY
  • Average wind speed in February: 6.5mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is March (6.8mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (4.3mph).

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Average humidity in February
Poughkeepsie, NY

Average humidity in February - Poughkeepsie, NY
  • Average humidity in February: 81%

The months with the highest relative humidity are February and December (81%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (74%).

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Average rainfall in February
Poughkeepsie, NY

Average rainfall in February - Poughkeepsie, NY
  • Average rainfall in February: 1.93"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (3.07").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (1.73").

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Average rainfall days in February
Poughkeepsie, NY

Average rainfall days in February - Poughkeepsie, NY
  • Average rainfall days in February: 9.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (16.4 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (8.6 days).

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Average snowfall in February
Poughkeepsie, NY

Average snowfall in February - Poughkeepsie, NY
  • Average snowfall in February: 4.21"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (4.21").
The months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in February
Poughkeepsie, NY

Average snowfall days in February - Poughkeepsie, NY
  • Average snowfall days in February: 9.8 days

The months with the highest number of snowfall days are January and February (9.8 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
Poughkeepsie, NY

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Poughkeepsie, NY
  • Average daylight in February: 10h and 38min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h and 10min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 13min).

  • Average sunshine in February: 4h and 24min

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10h and 24min).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4h and 24min).

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Average sunshine days in February
Poughkeepsie, NY

Average sunshine days in February - Poughkeepsie, NY
  • Average sunshine days in February: 12.7 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (17.2 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is April (11.4 days).

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Average UV index in February
Poughkeepsie, NY

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

The months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 6).
The months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, November and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in February
Poughkeepsie, NY

Average cloud cover in February - Poughkeepsie, NY
  • Average cloud cover in February: 50

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 50).
The months with the least cloud cover are July and August (Cloud cover 36).

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Average visibility in February
Poughkeepsie, NY

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

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

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