February weather forecast
Rifton, NY

Weather in February

The last month of the winter, February, is another cold month in Rifton, New York, with temperature in the range of an average low of 20.5°F (-6.4°C) and an average high of 35.4°F (1.9°C).

Temperature

In February, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in January - a still cold 35.4°F (1.9°C). The average low-temperature, in Rifton, is 20.5°F (-6.4°C).

Humidity

February and December, with an average relative humidity of 82%, are the most humid months in Rifton.

Rainfall

In Rifton, New York, during February, the rain falls for 7.4 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.5" (38mm) of precipitation. In Rifton, during the entire year, the rain falls for 141.4 days and collects up to 22.44" (570mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through May, October through December are months with snowfall. The month with the most snowfall is February, when snow falls for 7.8 days and typically aggregates up to 4.13" (105mm) of snow.

Daylight

In Rifton, the average length of the day in February is 10h and 37min.
On the first day of February, sunrise is at 7:08 am and sunset at 5:11 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:32 am and sunset at 5:45 pm EST.

Sunshine

With an average of 4.5h of sunshine, February has the least sunshine of the year.

UV index

January through March, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index in Rifton. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health risk from exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 2 in February transform into the following instructions:
Extended sun exposure is not an issue for the majority. Children, infants, and fair-skinned individuals always need to 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.
[Resources]

FAQ

What is the most humid month in Rifton?

The months with the highest humidity in Rifton are February and December, with an average relative humidity of 82%.

What is the average humidity in February in Rifton?

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

How much does it rain in Rifton in February?

In Rifton, during February, the rain falls for 7.4 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.5" (38mm) of precipitation.

When does it snow the most in Rifton?

The month with the most snowfall is February, when snow falls for 7.8 days and typically aggregates up to 4.13" (105mm) of snow.

How many days does it snow in February in Rifton?

In February, in Rifton, it is snowing for 7.8 days. Throughout February, 4.13" (105mm) of snow is accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Rifton have in February?

The average day length in February in Rifton, New York, is 10h and 37min.

When are sunrise and sunset in February in Rifton?

On the first day of February in Rifton, New York, sunrise is at 7:08 am and sunset at 5:11 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:32 am and sunset at 5:45 pm EST.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Rifton?

With an average of 4.5h of sunshine, February has the least sunshine of the year in Rifton.

How many hours of sunshine does Rifton have in February?

In February, the average sunshine duration is 4.5h.

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

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

What is the UV index reading in February in Rifton?

In February, the average daily maximum UV index in Rifton, New York, is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low health threat from exposure to Sun's UV rays.
Average humidity
Average rainfall days
Average snowfall days
Average sunshine
Average sunshine days
Average UV index
Average cloud cover
Average visibility

Average temperature in February
Rifton, NY

Average temperature in February - Rifton, NY
  • Average high temperature in February: 35.4°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (82.9°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (32°F).

  • Average low temperature in February: 20.5°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (60.4°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (19°F).

[Resources]

Average pressure in February
Rifton, NY

Average pressure in February - Rifton, 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).

[Resources]

Average wind speed in February
Rifton, NY

Average wind speed in February - Rifton, NY
  • Average wind speed in February: 6.3mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is March (6.6mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (4.3mph).

[Resources]

Average humidity in February
Rifton, NY

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

The months with the highest relative humidity are February and December (82%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (74%).

[Resources]

Average rainfall in February
Rifton, NY

Average rainfall in February - Rifton, NY
  • Average rainfall in February: 1.5"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (2.36").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (1.3").

[Resources]

Average rainfall days in February
Rifton, NY

Average rainfall days in February - Rifton, NY
  • Average rainfall days in February: 7.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (15.9 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (6.8 days).

[Resources]

Average snowfall in February
Rifton, NY

Average snowfall in February - Rifton, NY
  • Average snowfall in February: 4.13"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (4.13").
The months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

[Resources]

Average snowfall days in February
Rifton, NY

Average snowfall days in February - Rifton, NY
  • Average snowfall days in February: 7.8 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (7.8 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

[Resources]

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

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Rifton, NY
  • Average daylight in February: 10h and 37min

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 12min).

  • Average sunshine in February: 4h and 30min

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10h and 36min).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4h and 30min).

[Resources]

Average sunshine days in February
Rifton, NY

Average sunshine days in February - Rifton, NY
  • Average sunshine days in February: 15.7 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (19.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is June (12.7 days).

[Resources]

Average UV index in February
Rifton, NY

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

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

[Resources]

Average cloud cover in February
Rifton, NY

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

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 50).
The month with the least cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 34).

[Resources]

Average visibility in February
Rifton, NY

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

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

[Resources]

Weather forecast for your location

1. Click Locate me button
2. Allow the app to use your location
* you will be automatically redirected to the weather forecast for your location