Pierre
South Dakota, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

February weather forecast and climate
Pierre, SD

The Capitol Dome building in Pierre, South Dakota, set in a beautiful tree park, reflected in the waterfront
The Capitol Dome building in Pierre, South Dakota, set in a beautiful tree park, reflected in the waterfront
February, the last month of the winter, in Pierre, is a cold month, with average temperature fluctuating between 12.2°F (-11°C) and 32°F (0°C).

Temperature

In February, the average high-temperature marginally rises, from a subzero cold 26.6°F (-3°C) in January, to a cold 32°F (0°C). In Pierre, South Dakota, in February, the average low-temperature is 12.2°F (-11°C).

Rainfall

In Pierre, it is raining for 6 days, with typically 0.4" (11mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 87 rainfall days, and 14.9" (379mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In Pierre, the average sunshine in February is 6h.

UV index

In February, the average daily maximum UV index in Pierre is 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 2 transform into the following instructions:
Most people can stay in the Sun for up to 1 hour without burning, apart from children that always must be protected from 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. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun.

What is the temperature in February in Pierre?

In Pierre, in February, the average high-temperature is 32°F (0°C), and the average low-temperature is 12.2°F (-11°C).

How much does it rain in Pierre in February?

In Pierre, in February, it is raining for 6 days, with typically 0.4" (11mm) of accumulated precipitation.

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

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

How many hours of sunshine does Pierre have in February?

In Pierre, South Dakota, the average sunshine in February is 6h.

What is the UV index intensity in February in Pierre?

The average daily maximum UV index in February in Pierre is 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in February - Pierre, SD
  • Average high temperature in February: 32°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (90°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (27°F).

  • Average low temperature in February: 12°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (63°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (7°F).

Average rainfall in February - Pierre, SD
  • Average rainfall in February: 0.4"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (2.8").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is January (0.2").

Average rainfall days in February - Pierre, SD
  • Average rainfall days in February: 6 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are May and June (10 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are October and November (5 days).

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Pierre, SD
  • Average daylight in February: 10.5h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.5h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.9h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 6h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 12h).
Months with least sunshine are November and December (Average sunshine: 5).

Average UV index in February - Pierre, SD
  • Average UV index in February: 2

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