Erie
Pennsylvania, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

February weather forecast and climate
Erie, PA

The somber town of Erie, Pennsylvania, from above on a cool and sunny day, with a clear view of the dark and calm water of Lake Erie in the back
The somber town of Erie, Pennsylvania, from above on a cool and sunny day, with a clear view of the dark and calm water of Lake Erie in the back
February, the last month of the winter, in Erie, is another cold month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 35.4°F (1.9°C) and an average low of 21°F (-6.1°C).

Temperature

In Erie, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in January - a still cold 35.4°F (1.9°C). In February, in Erie, the average low-temperature is 21°F (-6.1°C).

Humidity

February is the most humid month in Erie, with an average relative humidity of 75.4%.

Rainfall

February is the month with the least rainfall in Erie. Rain falls for 15 days and accumulates 2.4" (60.7mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through April, October through December. In Erie, in February, during 11.7 snowfall days, 18.2" (462.3mm) of snow is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 57.1 snowfall days, and 100.9" (2562.9mm) of snow is accumulated.

Ocean temperature

Months with the coldest seawater are February and March, with an average ocean temperature of 32.5°F (0.3°C).
Note: For swimming, this is considered very dangerous and immediately life-threatening. Total loss of breathing control instantly occurs, and clear thinking becomes almost impossible. A specialized swimsuit is obligatory to minimize thermal loss.

Daylight

In Erie, the average length of the day is 10.6h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine is 4h.

UV index

In February, the average daily maximum UV index is 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: In February, the average maximum UV index of 2 translate into the following recommendations:
Extended sun exposure is not an issue for the majority. Children, infants, and fair-skinned individuals always need to be protected. 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in February in Erie?

In February, the average high-temperature is 35.4°F (1.9°C), and the average low-temperature is 21°F (-6.1°C).

What is the most humid month in Erie?

The most humid month in Erie is February, with an average relative humidity of 75.4%.

What is the average humidity in February in Erie?

In Erie, the average relative humidity in February is 75.4%.

How much does it rain in Erie in February?

In Erie, during February, the rain falls for 15 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.4" (60.7mm) of precipitation.

What is the driest month in Erie?

February is the month with the least rainfall in Erie, Pennsylvania. Rain falls for 15 days and accumulates 2.4" (60.7mm) of precipitation.

How much does it snow in Erie in February?

In Erie, in February, during 11.7 snowfall days, 18.2" (462.3mm) of snow is typically accumulated.

What are the months with the coldest ocean in Erie?

February and March, with an average ocean temperature of 32.5°F (0.3°C), are months with the coldest seawater in Erie.

How cold is the water in February in Erie?

In Erie, the average seawater temperature in February is 32.5°F (0.3°C). For swimming, this is considered life-threatening and very dangerous. The water feels painfully cold, and hyperventilation quickly occurs. A specialized swimsuit is mandatory to reduce thermal damage.

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

In February, the average length of the day in Erie, Pennsylvania, is 10.6h.

How long on average sun shines in February in Erie?

The average sunshine in February in Erie is 4h.

How high is the UV index in February in Erie?

In Erie, Pennsylvania, the average daily maximum UV index in February is 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a low health risk from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in February - Erie, PA
  • Average high temperature in February: 35.5°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (79.8°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (33.7°F).

  • Average low temperature in February: 21.1°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (63.5°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (20.8°F).

Average humidity in February - Erie, PA
  • Average humidity in February: 75.4%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (75.4%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (67.9%).

Average rainfall in February - Erie, PA
  • Average rainfall in February: 2.4"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is September (4.6").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (2.4").

Average rainfall days in February - Erie, PA
  • Average rainfall days in February: 15 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (19.6 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is July (10.2 days).

Average snowfall in February - Erie, PA
  • Average snowfall in February: 18.2"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (29.6").
Months with the lowest snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in February - Erie, PA
  • Average snowfall days in February: 11.7 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (16.5 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average sea temperature in February - Erie, PA
  • Average sea temperature in February: 32.5°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (75.1°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (32.5°F).

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Erie, PA
  • Average daylight in February: 10.6h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.2h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.2h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 4h

Months with most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 9h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 2h).

Average UV index in February - Erie, PA
  • Average UV index in February: 2

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 8).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 1).