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

February weather forecast and climate
Raleigh, NC

A view of the George Washington statue overlooking the city buildings of Raleigh, North Carolina
A view of the George Washington statue overlooking the city buildings of Raleigh, North Carolina
February is a cold winter month in Raleigh with the average temperatures above freezing, in the range of 34°F (1.1°C) to 55°F (12.8°C). The daily 6 hours of sunshine is moderately intense, and the 11-hour days are mostly cloudy. Cold winds from the north reach the American southeast occasionally to cause a noticeable dip in temperatures.
February can encounter an occasional ice storm, but the snowfall is generally light and even enjoyable. Roughly one in three days are wet with 3.2" (81.3mm) of rainfall during the month. The temperatures gradually warm up, and the conditions become brighter by mid-February.

What is the temperature in February in Raleigh?

The average high-temperature, in February, in Raleigh, is 55.2°F (12.9°C), while the average low-temperature is 33.8°F (1°C).

What is the average humidity in February in Raleigh?

In February, the average relative humidity in Raleigh, North Carolina, is 64.1%.

How much does it rain in Raleigh in February?

In Raleigh, during February, the rain falls for 9.4 days and regularly aggregates up to 3.2" (82mm) of precipitation.

How much does it snow in Raleigh in February?

In Raleigh, North Carolina, during February, snow falls for 1.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.9" (48.3mm) of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Raleigh have in February?

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

How long on average sun shines in February in Raleigh?

In Raleigh, North Carolina, the average sunshine in February is 6.2h.

How high is the UV index in February in Raleigh?

In February, the average daily maximum UV index in Raleigh is 4. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium hazard to health from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in February - Raleigh, NC
  • Average high temperature in February: 55.2°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (90.2°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (50.9°F).

  • Average low temperature in February: 33.8°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (69.9°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (31°F).

Average humidity in February - Raleigh, NC
  • Average humidity in February: 64.1%

The month with the highest relative humidity is August (77.9%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (61.7%).

Average rainfall in February - Raleigh, NC
  • Average rainfall in February: 3.2"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (4.7").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is April (2.9").

Average rainfall days in February - Raleigh, NC
  • Average rainfall days in February: 9.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (11.9 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is October (7.3 days).

Average snowfall in February - Raleigh, NC
  • Average snowfall in February: 1.9"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (2.9").
Months with the lowest snowfall are May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

Average snowfall days in February - Raleigh, NC
  • Average snowfall days in February: 1.3 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (1.3 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Raleigh, 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: 6.2h

The month with most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 8.9h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5.1h).

Average UV index in February - Raleigh, NC
  • Average UV index in February: 4

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 10).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 2).