February weather forecast and climate
Salem, OR

An evening shot of the leafy town of Salem in Oregon
An evening shot of the leafy town of Salem in Oregon

Weather in February

The last month of the winter, February, is also a frosty month in Salem, Oregon, with average temperature ranging between max 48.7°F (9.3°C) and min 35.4°F (1.9°C).

Temperature

In Salem, the average high-temperature in February is relatively the same as in January - a still chilly 48.7°F (9.3°C). The average low-temperature, in Salem, is 35.4°F (1.9°C).

Humidity

Months with the highest humidity are January, February and December, with an average relative humidity of 86%.

Rainfall

In February, the rain falls for 16.3 days. Throughout February, 2.76" (70mm) of precipitation is accumulated. In Salem, during the entire year, the rain falls for 162.5 days and collects up to 25.08" (637mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through March, November and December. February is the month with the most snowfall. Snow falls for 1.8 days and accumulates 1.18" (30mm) of snow.

Daylight

In February, the average length of the day in Salem is 10.5h.

Sunshine

February has the least sunshine of the year, with an average of 4.2h of sunshine.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: In February, the average maximum UV index of 2 translate into the following recommendations:
For the majority, extended sun exposure is not of great concern. Infants and people with sensitive skin must always be protected. 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 Salem?

In February, in Salem, Oregon, the average high-temperature is 48.7°F (9.3°C), and the average low-temperature is 35.4°F (1.9°C).

What are the most humid months in Salem?

Months with the highest humidity in Salem are January, February and December, with an average relative humidity of 86%.

What is the average humidity in February in Salem?

In Salem, the average relative humidity in February is 86%.

How much does it rain in Salem in February?

In February, the rain falls for 16.3 days. Throughout February, 2.76" (70mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

How many days does it snow in February in Salem?

In February, in Salem, Oregon, it is snowing for 1.8 days. Throughout February, 1.18" (30mm) of snow is accumulated.

What is the snowiest month in Salem?

The month with the most snowfall in Salem is February when snow falls for 1.8 days and typically aggregates up to 1.18" (30mm) of snow.

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

In Salem, Oregon, the average length of the day in February is 10.5h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Salem?

The month with the least sunshine in Salem, Oregon, is February, with an average of 4.2h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Salem have in February?

In February, the average sunshine in Salem, Oregon, is 4.2h.

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

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

What is the UV index reading in February in Salem?

In Salem, Oregon, the average daily maximum UV index in February is 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.

Average temperature in February
Salem, OR

Average temperature in February - Salem, OR
  • Average high temperature in February: 48.7°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (82°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (45.5°F).

  • Average low temperature in February: 35.4°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (54.1°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is December (34.5°F).

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Average pressure in February
Salem, OR

Average pressure in February - Salem, OR
  • Average pressure in February: 30.08"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.11").
Months with the lowest atmospheric pressure are August and September (30.01").

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Average wind speed in February
Salem, OR

Average wind speed in February - Salem, OR
  • Average wind speed in February: 5.4mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January, March and November (5.5mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (4.2mph).

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Average humidity in February
Salem, OR

Average humidity in February - Salem, OR
  • Average humidity in February: 86%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January, February and December (86%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is August (65%).

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Average rainfall in February
Salem, OR

Average rainfall in February - Salem, OR
  • Average rainfall in February: 2.76"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (3.94").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is July (0.28").

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Average rainfall days in February
Salem, OR

Average rainfall days in February - Salem, OR
  • Average rainfall days in February: 16.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is March (19.6 days).
The month with the least rainy days is July (3.9 days).

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Average snowfall in February
Salem, OR

Average snowfall in February - Salem, OR
  • Average snowfall in February: 1.18"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (1.18").
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

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Average snowfall days in February
Salem, OR

Average snowfall days in February - Salem, OR
  • Average snowfall days in February: 1.8 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (1.8 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

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Average daylight in February /
Average sunshine in February
Salem, OR

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Salem, OR
  • Average daylight in February: 10.5h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.6h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.8h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 4.2h

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 11h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4.2h).

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Average sunshine days in February
Salem, OR

Average sunshine days in February - Salem, OR
  • Average sunshine days in February: 9.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is July (26.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is March (8.8 days).

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Average UV index in February
Salem, OR

Average UV index in February - Salem, OR
  • Average UV index in February: 2

The month with the highest UV index is July (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
Salem, OR

Average cloud cover in February - Salem, OR
  • Average cloud cover in February: 60

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 60).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 21).

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Average visibility in February
Salem, OR

Average visibility in February - Salem, OR
  • Average visibility in February: 5mi

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

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