Montpelier
Vermont, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

February weather forecast and climate
Montpelier, VT

Sunset in the scenic leafy town of Montpelier, Vermont, in autumn
Sunset in the scenic leafy town of Montpelier, Vermont, in autumn
The last month of the winter, February, is also a subzero cold month in Montpelier, Vermont, with average temperature ranging between max 30.4°F (-0.9°C) and min 9.5°F (-12.5°C).

Temperature

In February, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in January - a still subzero cold 30.4°F (-0.9°C). In Montpelier, the average low-temperature is 9.5°F (-12.5°C).

Rainfall

February is the month with the least rainfall in Montpelier, Vermont. Rain falls for 11.2 days and accumulates 2" (51.8mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through April, October through December are months with snowfall in Montpelier, Vermont. In February, in Montpelier, it is snowing for 9.1 days. Throughout February, 18" (457.2mm) of snow is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Montpelier, there are 50.2 snowfall days, and 94.2" (2392.7mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In February, the average sunshine in Montpelier is 5h.

UV index

In February, the average daily maximum UV index is 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a minimal health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
Note: In February, the average maximum UV index of 2 translate into the following recommendations:
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. 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. 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 Montpelier?

The average high-temperature, in February, in Montpelier, Vermont, is 30.4°F (-0.9°C), while the average low-temperature is 9.5°F (-12.5°C).

How much does it rain in Montpelier in February?

In February, the rain falls for 11.2 days. Throughout February, 2" (51.8mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the driest month in Montpelier?

The month with the least rainfall in Montpelier, Vermont, is February when the rain falls for 11.2 days and typically collects 2" (51.8mm) of precipitation.

How many days does it snow in February in Montpelier?

In February, in Montpelier, it is snowing for 9.1 days. Throughout February, 18" (457.2mm) of snow is accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Montpelier have in February?

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

How long on average sun shines in February in Montpelier?

In February, the average sunshine in Montpelier is 5h.

How high is the UV index in February in Montpelier?

The average daily maximum UV index in February is 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in February - Montpelier, VT
  • Average high temperature in February: 30.3°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (78.5°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (26.4°F).

  • Average low temperature in February: 9.5°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (55.7°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (7°F).

Average rainfall in February - Montpelier, VT
  • Average rainfall in February: 2"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (4.1").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (2").

Average rainfall days in February - Montpelier, VT
  • Average rainfall days in February: 11.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (14.4 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is September (10.4 days).

Average snowfall in February - Montpelier, VT
  • Average snowfall in February: 18"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (22.6").
Months with the lowest snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in February - Montpelier, VT
  • Average snowfall days in February: 9.1 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (12 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Montpelier, VT
  • 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: 5h

Months with most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 9h).
Months with least sunshine are November and December (Average sunshine: 3).

Average UV index in February - Montpelier, VT
  • Average UV index in February: 2

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