Norfolk
Virginia, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

February weather forecast and climate
Norfolk, VA

A breathtaking night view of the well developed Norfolk City, Virginia, clear roads all over the city, and cloudy and dull skies hovering the horizon
A breathtaking night view of the well developed Norfolk City, Virginia, clear roads all over the city, and cloudy and dull skies hovering the horizon
The last month of the winter, February, is a fresh month in Norfolk, Virginia, with temperature in the range of an average low of 34.3°F (1.3°C) and an average high of 50.9°F (10.5°C).

Temperature

In February, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in January - a fresh 50.9°F (10.5°C). The average low-temperature, in Norfolk, is 34.3°F (1.3°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in February is 65.6%.

Rainfall

February is the month with the least rainfall in Norfolk. Rain falls for 9.5 days and accumulates 3.1" (79.2mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through March and December are months with snowfall.

Ocean temperature

The month with the coldest seawater is February, with an average ocean temperature of 44.6°F (7°C). Swimming in 44.6°F (7°C) is considered life-threatening. Even a few minutes in 55.4°F (13°C) water is uncomfortable, and swimming below 50°F (10°C) may cause total loss of breathing control and cold shock, depending on a person's physique.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Norfolk is 10.9h.

Sunshine

In February, the average sunshine in Norfolk is 6.3h.

UV index

In February, the average daily maximum UV index is 4. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
In February, the average maximum UV index of 4 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against sunburn is recommended. 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 Norfolk?

In February, in Norfolk, Virginia, the average high-temperature is 50.9°F (10.5°C), and the average low-temperature is 34.3°F (1.3°C).

What is the average humidity in February in Norfolk?

In February, the average relative humidity in Norfolk, Virginia, is 65.6%.

How much does it rain in Norfolk in February?

In February, in Norfolk, the rain falls for 9.5 days. Throughout February, 3.1" (79.2mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the driest month in Norfolk?

The month with the least rainfall in Norfolk, Virginia, is February when the rain falls for 9.5 days and typically collects 3.1" (79.2mm) of precipitation.

How much does it snow in Norfolk in February?

In February, it is snowing for 1.3 days. Throughout February, 2" (50.8mm) of snow is accumulated.

When is the ocean coldest in Norfolk?

With an average ocean temperature of 44.6°F (7°C), February is the month with the coldest seawater in Norfolk. Swimming in 44.6°F (7°C) is considered dangerous. Unprotected immersion in temperatures below 50°F (10°C) causes quickly maximum intensity cold shock with hyperventilation.

How cold is the water in February in Norfolk?

In Norfolk, in February, the average water temperature is 44.6°F (7°C). At temperatures below 50°F (10°C), swimming in a suitably protected swimsuit is feasible; otherwise, cold shock and loss of breathing control are imminent. Even a short swim, without thermal protection, at temperatures around 55.4°F (13°C) is not comfortable.

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

In February, the average length of the day in Norfolk, Virginia, is 10.9h.

How many hours of sunshine does Norfolk have in February?

In Norfolk, Virginia, the average sunshine in February is 6.3h.

What is the UV index intensity in February in Norfolk?

The average daily maximum UV index in February in Norfolk, Virginia, is 4. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium hazard to health from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in February - Norfolk, VA
  • Average high temperature in February: 50.9°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (87.4°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (48.1°F).

  • Average low temperature in February: 34.4°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (71.9°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (32.7°F).

Average humidity in February - Norfolk, VA
  • Average humidity in February: 65.6%

The month with the highest relative humidity is August (75.2%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (62.8%).

Average rainfall in February - Norfolk, VA
  • Average rainfall in February: 3.1"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (5.5").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (3.1").

Average rainfall days in February - Norfolk, VA
  • Average rainfall days in February: 9.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (11.1 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is October (7.6 days).

Average snowfall in February - Norfolk, VA
  • Average snowfall in February: 2"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (2.4").
Months with the lowest snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0").

Average snowfall days in February - Norfolk, VA
  • Average snowfall days in February: 1.3 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (1.6 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0 days).

Average sea temperature in February - Norfolk, VA
  • Average sea temperature in February: 44.5°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (80°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (44.5°F).

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Norfolk, VA
  • Average daylight in February: 10.9h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.7h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.7h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 6.3h

The month with most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 9.3h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5.2h).

Average UV index in February - Norfolk, VA
  • Average UV index in February: 4

The month with the highest UV index is June (UV index 10).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 2).