Columbus
Ohio, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

February weather forecast and climate
Columbus, OH

An evening autumn view of the cityscape of Columbus, Ohio, from the water and over the bridge
An evening autumn view of the cityscape of Columbus, Ohio, from the water and over the bridge
February sees cold winter temperatures in Columbus in the average range of 25°F (-3.9°C) to 41°F (5°C). The nights are mostly below freezing, while a few days touch 50°F (10°C) during the latter half of the month.
February is the driest month of the year but receives light snow to the tune of 6.1" (154.9mm). The skies are mostly cloudy as the sun is weak, especially in the first half of the day. The sunlight reaches the ground for 4 hours as the daylight improves to 11 hours.
Ice skating and sledding are enjoyable activities on the cold February ground in Columbus. Wear warm winter coats!

What is the temperature in February in Columbus?

The average high-temperature, in February, in Columbus, Ohio, is 40.6°F (4.8°C), while the average low-temperature is 25°F (-3.9°C).

What is the average humidity in February in Columbus?

In Columbus, Ohio, the average relative humidity in February is 69.5%.

How much does it rain in Columbus in February?

In Columbus, Ohio, in February, during 11.4 rainfall days, 2.3" (57.2mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the driest month in Columbus?

February is the month with the least rainfall in Columbus. Rain falls for 11.4 days and accumulates 2.3" (57.2mm) of precipitation.

How much does it snow in Columbus in February?

In Columbus, Ohio, in February, during 6.6 snowfall days, 6.1" (154.9mm) of snow is typically accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Columbus have in February?

In Columbus, Ohio, the average length of the day in February is 10.7h.

How long on average sun shines in February in Columbus?

In February, the average sunshine is 4.5h.

How high is the UV index in February in Columbus?

The average daily maximum UV index in February in Columbus is 3. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health risk from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in February - Columbus, OH
  • Average high temperature in February: 40.6°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (84.9°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (36.5°F).

  • Average low temperature in February: 25°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (65.5°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (22.6°F).

Average humidity in February - Columbus, OH
  • Average humidity in February: 69.5%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (74.1%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (62.5%).

Average rainfall in February - Columbus, OH
  • Average rainfall in February: 2.3"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (4.8").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (2.3").

Average rainfall days in February - Columbus, OH
  • Average rainfall days in February: 11.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (14 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is September (8.4 days).

Average snowfall in February - Columbus, OH
  • Average snowfall in February: 6.1"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (9.2").
Months with the lowest snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in February - Columbus, OH
  • Average snowfall days in February: 6.6 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (9.1 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Columbus, OH
  • Average daylight in February: 10.7h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.4h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 4.5h

The month with most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 8.6h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 2.7h).

Average UV index in February - Columbus, OH
  • Average UV index in February: 3

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 9).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 1).