February weather forecast and climate
Southern Shores, NC

Weather in February

February, the last month of the winter, in Southern Shores, is also a frosty month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 49.8°F (9.9°C) and an average low of 41.7°F (5.4°C).

Temperature

In Southern Shores, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in January - a still frosty 49.8°F (9.9°C). In Southern Shores, North Carolina, the average low-temperature is 41.7°F (5.4°C).

Humidity

In February, the average relative humidity is 76%.

Rainfall

In Southern Shores, in February, during 12 rainfall days, 2.91" (74mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Southern Shores, during the entire year, the rain falls for 173.9 days and collects up to 37.24" (946mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

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

Ocean temperature

February is the month with the coldest seawater in Southern Shores, with an average ocean temperature of 45.1°F (7.3°C).
Note: Swimming in 45.1°F (7.3°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 in Southern Shores are January and February, with an average of 5.4h of sunshine.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index in Southern Shores are January, February and December, with an average maximum UV index of 3. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 3 in February interpret into the following advice:
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. 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 Southern Shores?

In Southern Shores, North Carolina, in February, the average high-temperature is 49.8°F (9.9°C), and the average low-temperature is 41.7°F (5.4°C).

What is the average humidity in February in Southern Shores?

In Southern Shores, North Carolina, the average relative humidity in February is 76%.

How much does it rain in Southern Shores in February?

In Southern Shores, North Carolina, in February, during 12 rainfall days, 2.91" (74mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How much does it snow in Southern Shores in February?

In February, it is snowing for 1.1 days. Throughout February, 0.28" (7mm) of snow is accumulated.

What is the snowiest month in Southern Shores?

February is the month with the most snowfall in Southern Shores. Snow falls for 1.1 days and accumulates 0.28" (7mm) of snow.

What is the month with the coldest ocean in Southern Shores?

With an average ocean temperature of 45.1°F (7.3°C), February is the month with the coldest seawater.

What is the water temperature in February in Southern Shores?

In Southern Shores, the average seawater temperature in February is 45.1°F (7.3°C). At temperatures below 50°F (10°C), swimming in a suitably protected swimsuit is feasible; otherwise, cold shock and loss of breathing control are imminent. Even a short swim, without thermal protection, at temperatures around 55.4°F (13°C) is not comfortable.

How many hours of daylight does Southern Shores have in February?

In February, the average length of the day in Southern Shores, North Carolina, is 10.9h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Southern Shores?

Months with the least sunshine in Southern Shores, North Carolina, are January and February, with an average of 5.4h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Southern Shores have in February?

In February, the average sunshine is 5.4h.

When is the lowest UV index in Southern Shores?

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

What is the UV index reading in February in Southern Shores?

The average daily maximum UV index in February in Southern Shores, North Carolina, is 3. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in February
Southern Shores, NC

Average temperature in February - Southern Shores, NC
  • Average high temperature in February: 49.8°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (82°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (48.7°F).

  • Average low temperature in February: 41.7°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 (40.3°F).

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Average pressure in February
Southern Shores, NC

Average pressure in February - Southern Shores, NC
  • Average pressure in February: 30.09"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.12").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.96").

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Average wind speed in February
Southern Shores, NC

Average wind speed in February - Southern Shores, NC
  • Average wind speed in February: 13.4mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is March (14mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (9.9mph).

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Average humidity in February
Southern Shores, NC

Average humidity in February - Southern Shores, 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%).

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Average rainfall in February
Southern Shores, NC

Average rainfall in February - Southern Shores, NC
  • Average rainfall in February: 2.91"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (4.02").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (2.24").

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Average rainfall days in February
Southern Shores, NC

Average rainfall days in February - Southern Shores, NC
  • Average rainfall days in February: 12 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (18 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (11.6 days).

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Average snowfall in February
Southern Shores, NC

Average snowfall in February - Southern Shores, NC
  • Average snowfall in February: 0.28"

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

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Average snowfall days in February
Southern Shores, NC

Average snowfall days in February - Southern Shores, NC
  • Average snowfall days in February: 1.1 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (1.4 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0 days).

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Average sea temperature in February
Southern Shores, NC

Average sea temperature in February - Southern Shores, NC
  • Average sea temperature in February: 45.2°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (80.2°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (45.2°F).

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Average daylight in February /
Average sunshine in February
Southern Shores, NC

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.6h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.7h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 5.4h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 11.1h).
Months with the least sunshine are January and February (Average sunshine: 5.4).

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Average sunshine days in February
Southern Shores, NC

Average sunshine days in February - Southern Shores, NC
  • Average sunshine days in February: 13.6 days

The month with the most sunshine days is December (17.4 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is May (10.9 days).

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Average UV index in February
Southern Shores, NC

Average UV index in February - Southern Shores, 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).

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Average cloud cover in February
Southern Shores, NC

Average cloud cover in February - Southern Shores, NC
  • Average cloud cover in February: 42

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 44).
Months with the least cloud cover are June and July (Cloud cover 25).

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Average visibility in February
Southern Shores, NC

Average visibility in February - Southern Shores, NC
  • Average visibility in February: 6mi

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

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