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

February weather forecast and climate
Richmond, VA

River James in Richmond, Virginia overlooking the lit city buildings at dusk
River James in Richmond, Virginia overlooking the lit city buildings at dusk
February, the last month of the winter, in Richmond, is a fresh month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 51.3°F (10.7°C) and an average low of 30.6°F (-0.8°C).

Temperature

In Richmond, Virginia, the average high-temperature in February is relatively the same as in January - a fresh 51.3°F (10.7°C). In February, in Richmond, Virginia, the average low-temperature is 30.6°F (-0.8°C).

Humidity

In Richmond, Virginia, the average relative humidity is 65.6%.

Rainfall

February is the month with the least rainfall in Richmond, Virginia. Rain falls for 8.9 days and accumulates 2.8" (70.1mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through April, November and December are months with snowfall. In Richmond, in February, during 1.9 snowfall days, 3.4" (86.4mm) of snow is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 6.1 snowfall days, and 10.3" (261.6mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

In February, the average length of the day is 10.8h.

Sunshine

In Richmond, the average sunshine is 6.4h.

UV index

In Richmond, the average daily maximum UV index in February is 3. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate threat to health from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 3 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in February in Richmond?

The average high-temperature, in February, is 51.3°F (10.7°C), while the average low-temperature is 30.6°F (-0.8°C).

What is the average humidity in February in Richmond?

The average relative humidity in February in Richmond is 65.6%.

How much does it rain in Richmond in February?

In Richmond, Virginia, during February, the rain falls for 8.9 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.8" (70.1mm) of precipitation.

What is the driest month in Richmond?

The month with the least rainfall in Richmond is February when the rain falls for 8.9 days and typically collects 2.8" (70.1mm) of precipitation.

How many days does it snow in February in Richmond?

In Richmond, in February, snow falls for 1.9 days, with typically accumulated 3.4" (86.4mm) of snow.

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

In February, the average length of the day in Richmond is 10.8h.

How long on average sun shines in February in Richmond?

The average sunshine in February is 6.4h.

What is the UV index intensity in February in Richmond?

In February, the average daily maximum UV index is 3. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium hazard to health from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in February - Richmond, VA
  • Average high temperature in February: 51.3°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (89.7°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (47.4°F).

  • Average low temperature in February: 30.5°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (68.9°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (28.3°F).

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

The month with the highest relative humidity is August (77.2%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (60.8%).

Average rainfall in February - Richmond, VA
  • Average rainfall in February: 2.8"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (4.7").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (2.8").

Average rainfall days in February - Richmond, VA
  • Average rainfall days in February: 8.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (11.4 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is October (7.4 days).

Average snowfall in February - Richmond, VA
  • Average snowfall in February: 3.4"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (3.9").
Months with the lowest snowfall are May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

Average snowfall days in February - Richmond, VA
  • Average snowfall days in February: 1.9 days

Months with the highest number of snowfall days are January and February (1.9 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 - Richmond, VA
  • Average daylight in February: 10.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.7h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.6h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 6.4h

The month with most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10.2h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5.3h).

Average UV index in February - Richmond, VA
  • Average UV index in February: 3

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