Manteo
North Carolina, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

February weather forecast and climate
Manteo, NC

February, the last month of the winter, in Manteo, is a fresh month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 42.4°F (5.8°C) and an average high of 50.5°F (10.3°C).

Temperature

In February, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in January - a cool 50.5°F (10.3°C). The average low-temperature, in Manteo, is 42.4°F (5.8°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in February is 76%.

Rainfall

In Manteo, in February, it is raining for 10.2 days, with typically 1.46" (37mm) of accumulated precipitation. In Manteo, during the entire year, the rain falls for 165.9 days and collects up to 26.5" (673mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through March. The month with the most snowfall is February when snow falls for 1.1 days and typically aggregates up to 0.28" (7mm) of snow.

Ocean temperature

With an average ocean temperature of 53.2°F (11.8°C), February is the month with the coldest seawater.
Note: Swimming in 53.2°F (11.8°C) is considered dangerous. Unprotected immersion in temperatures below 50°F (10°C) causes quickly maximum intensity cold shock with hyperventilation.

Daylight

In February, the average length of the day is 10.9h.

Sunshine

Months with the least sunshine are January, February and December, with an average of 5.4h of sunshine.

UV index

January, February and December, with an average maximum UV index of 3, are months with the lowest UV index in Manteo, North Carolina. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: In February, the average maximum UV index of 3 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against sunburn is recommended. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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.

What is the temperature in February in Manteo?

In Manteo, in February, the average high-temperature is 50.5°F (10.3°C), and the average low-temperature is 42.4°F (5.8°C).

What is the average humidity in February in Manteo?

The average relative humidity in February is 76%.

How much does it rain in Manteo in February?

In Manteo, North Carolina, during February, the rain falls for 10.2 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.46" (37mm) of precipitation.

How many days does it snow in February in Manteo?

In Manteo, in February, during 1.1 snowfall days, 0.28" (7mm) of snow is typically accumulated.

What is the snowiest month in Manteo?

The month with the most snowfall in Manteo, North Carolina, is February when snow falls for 1.1 days and typically aggregates up to 0.28" (7mm) of snow.

What month is the ocean coldest in Manteo?

The month with the coldest seawater is February, with an average ocean temperature of 53.2°F (11.8°C).

How cold is the water in February in Manteo?

In Manteo, the average seawater temperature in February is 53.2°F (11.8°C). Swimming in 53.2°F (11.8°C) is considered life-threatening. Even a few minutes in 55.4°F (13°C) water is uncomfortable, and swimming below 50°F (10°C) may cause total loss of breathing control and cold shock, depending on a person's physique.

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

The average length of the day in February in Manteo is 10.9h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Manteo?

January, February and December, with an average of 5.4h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine in Manteo, North Carolina.

How many hours of sunshine does Manteo have in February?

In Manteo, the average sunshine in February is 5.4h.

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

January, February and December, with an average maximum UV index of 3, are months with the lowest UV index.

What is the UV index reading in February in Manteo?

In Manteo, the average daily maximum UV index in February is 3. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in February - Manteo, NC
  • Average high temperature in February: 50.5°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (82.2°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (49.6°F).

  • Average low temperature in February: 42.4°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (76.6°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (41.4°F).

Average humidity in February - Manteo, NC
  • Average humidity in February: 76%

The month with the highest relative humidity is May (80%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are October and November (74%).

Average rainfall in February - Manteo, NC
  • Average rainfall in February: 1.46"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (3.62").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is January (1.02").

Average rainfall days in February - Manteo, NC
  • Average rainfall days in February: 10.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (19.4 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is January (9.9 days).

Average snowfall in February - Manteo, NC
  • Average snowfall in February: 0.28"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (0.28").
Months with the lowest snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (0").

Average snowfall days in February - Manteo, NC
  • Average snowfall days in February: 1.1 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (1.5 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average sea temperature in February - Manteo, NC
  • Average sea temperature in February: 53.3°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (81.7°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (53.3°F).

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Manteo, NC
  • Average daylight in February: 10.9h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.6h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.8h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 5.4h

Months with most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 10.9h).
Months with least sunshine are January, February and December (Average sunshine: 5.4).

Average UV index in February - Manteo, NC
  • Average UV index in February: 3

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February and December (UV index 3).