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

February weather forecast and climate
Harrisburg, PA

A church, a mosque, and other buildings along State Street in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
A church, a mosque, and other buildings along State Street in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
The last month of the winter, February, is another cold month in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, with average temperature ranging between max 40.6°F (4.8°C) and min 25.2°F (-3.8°C).

Temperature

In Harrisburg, the average high-temperature in February is essentially the same as in January - a still cold 40.6°F (4.8°C). The average low-temperature, in Harrisburg, is 25.2°F (-3.8°C).

Humidity

In Harrisburg, the average relative humidity in February is 63.2%.

Rainfall

February is the month with the least rainfall. Rain falls for 9.9 days and accumulates 2.4" (60.7mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through April, November and December are months with snowfall. The month with the most snowfall is February when snow falls for 5 days and typically aggregates up to 10.5" (266.7mm) of snow.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The average sunshine in February is 6h.

UV index

In February, the average daily maximum UV index in Harrisburg is 3. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: In February, the average maximum UV index of 3 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against the skin and eye damage is obliged. 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.

What is the temperature in February in Harrisburg?

The average high-temperature, in February, in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, is 40.6°F (4.8°C), while the average low-temperature is 25.2°F (-3.8°C).

What is the average humidity in February in Harrisburg?

The average relative humidity in February is 63.2%.

How much does it rain in Harrisburg in February?

In February, in Harrisburg, the rain falls for 9.9 days. Throughout February, 2.4" (60.7mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the driest month in Harrisburg?

The month with the least rainfall in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, is February when the rain falls for 9.9 days and typically collects 2.4" (60.7mm) of precipitation.

How many days does it snow in February in Harrisburg?

In Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, in February, snow falls for 5 days, with typically accumulated 10.5" (266.7mm) of snow.

When does it snow the most in Harrisburg?

February is the month with the most snowfall in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. Snow falls for 5 days and accumulates 10.5" (266.7mm) of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Harrisburg have in February?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Harrisburg have in February?

In February, the average sunshine in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, is 6h.

What is the UV index intensity in February in Harrisburg?

In February, the average daily maximum UV index in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, is 3. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health threat from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in February - Harrisburg, PA
  • Average high temperature in February: 40.7°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (85.5°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (37°F).

  • Average low temperature in February: 25.1°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (66.3°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (22.8°F).

Average humidity in February - Harrisburg, PA
  • Average humidity in February: 63.2%

The month with the highest relative humidity is September (73.8%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (59.2%).

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

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

Average rainfall days in February - Harrisburg, PA
  • Average rainfall days in February: 9.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (12.2 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is October (8.8 days).

Average snowfall in February - Harrisburg, PA
  • Average snowfall in February: 10.5"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (10.5").
Months with the lowest snowfall are May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

Average snowfall days in February - Harrisburg, PA
  • Average snowfall days in February: 5 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (5.2 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Harrisburg, PA
  • 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: 6h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 4.1h).

Average UV index in February - Harrisburg, PA
  • Average UV index in February: 3

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 9).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 2).