February weather forecast and climate
Columbus, OH

An evening autumn view of the cityscape of Columbus, Ohio
An evening autumn view of the cityscape of Columbus, Ohio

Weather in February

February, the last month of the winter, in Columbus, is also a wintry month, with average temperature fluctuating between 37.6°F (3.1°C) and 24.3°F (-4.3°C).

Temperature

In Columbus, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in January - a still cold 37.6°F (3.1°C). In Columbus, in February, the average low-temperature is 24.3°F (-4.3°C).

Humidity

In February, the average relative humidity in Columbus is 81%.

Rainfall

In Columbus, during 9.1 rainfall days, 2.28" (58mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 164.3 rainfall days, and 30.55" (776mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through April, October through December are months with snowfall. February is the month with the most snowfall in Columbus, Ohio. Snow falls for 10.4 days and accumulates 3.31" (84mm) of snow.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In Columbus, the average sunshine is 4.5h.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index in Columbus are January, February, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a low health risk from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 2 in February interpret into the following advice:
People with sensitive skin, children, and babies should always be protected from prolonged sun exposure. 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. 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 Columbus?

In Columbus, in February, the average high-temperature is 37.6°F (3.1°C), and the average low-temperature is 24.3°F (-4.3°C).

What is the average humidity in February in Columbus?

In February, the average relative humidity is 81%.

How many days does it rain in February in Columbus?

In Columbus, in February, during 9.1 rainfall days, 2.28" (58mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How much does it snow in Columbus in February?

In Columbus, Ohio, in February, during 10.4 snowfall days, 3.31" (84mm) of snow is typically accumulated.

When does it snow the most in Columbus?

The month with the most snowfall is February when snow falls for 10.4 days and typically aggregates up to 3.31" (84mm) of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Columbus have in February?

The average length of the day in February is 10.7h.

How many hours of sunshine does Columbus have in February?

In Columbus, the average sunshine in February is 4.5h.

What is the month with the lowest UV index in Columbus?

Months with the lowest UV index in Columbus are January, February, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2.

What is the UV index reading in February in Columbus?

In February, the average daily maximum UV index is 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a low health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in February
Columbus, OH

Average temperature in February - Columbus, OH
  • Average high temperature in February: 37.6°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (83.1°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (33.4°F).

  • Average low temperature in February: 24.3°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 (21.6°F).

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Average pressure in February
Columbus, OH

Average pressure in February - Columbus, OH
  • Average pressure in February: 30.1"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.14").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.94").

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Average wind speed in February
Columbus, OH

Average wind speed in February - Columbus, OH
  • Average wind speed in February: 9.3mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (9.4mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (5.5mph).

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Average humidity in February
Columbus, OH

Average humidity in February - Columbus, OH
  • Average humidity in February: 81%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (82%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (73%).

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Average rainfall in February
Columbus, OH

Average rainfall in February - Columbus, OH
  • Average rainfall in February: 2.28"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (3.62").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (1.69").

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Average rainfall days in February
Columbus, OH

Average rainfall days in February - Columbus, OH
  • Average rainfall days in February: 9.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (18.4 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (9.1 days).

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Average snowfall in February
Columbus, OH

Average snowfall in February - Columbus, OH
  • Average snowfall in February: 3.31"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (3.31").
Months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in February
Columbus, OH

Average snowfall days in February - Columbus, OH
  • Average snowfall days in February: 10.4 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (12.9 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

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Average daylight in February /
Average sunshine in February
Columbus, OH

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 the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.4h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 4.5h

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 10.4h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 3.5h).

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Average sunshine days in February
Columbus, OH

Average sunshine days in February - Columbus, OH
  • Average sunshine days in February: 10.4 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (16.6 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is May (10.1 days).

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Average UV index in February
Columbus, OH

Average UV index in February - Columbus, OH
  • Average UV index in February: 2

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in February
Columbus, OH

Average cloud cover in February - Columbus, OH
  • Average cloud cover in February: 60

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 63).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 29).

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Average visibility in February
Columbus, OH

Average visibility in February - Columbus, OH
  • Average visibility in February: 5mi

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

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