Madison
Wisconsin, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

February weather forecast and climate
Madison, WI

A view of the State Capitol building in Madison, Wisconsin, on a beautiful spring evening
A view of the State Capitol building in Madison, Wisconsin, on a beautiful spring evening
February, the last month of the winter, in Madison, is another freezing cold month, with average temperature varying between 31.1°F (-0.5°C) and 15.1°F (-9.4°C).

Temperature

In Madison, the average high-temperature in February is essentially the same as in January - a still subzero cold 31.1°F (-0.5°C). In Madison, in February, the average low-temperature is 15.1°F (-9.4°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Madison is 73.1%.

Rainfall

In Madison, in February, it is raining for 9.2 days, with typically 1.4" (36.8mm) of accumulated precipitation. In Madison, during the entire year, the rain falls for 124.8 days and collects up to 34.5" (875.9mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Madison are January through May, October through December.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Madison is 10.6h.

Sunshine

In February, the average sunshine in Madison, Wisconsin, is 5.4h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in February is 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a minimal health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays 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 solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in February in Madison?

The average high-temperature, in February, in Madison, is 31.1°F (-0.5°C), while the average low-temperature is 15.1°F (-9.4°C).

What is the average humidity in February in Madison?

In February, the average relative humidity in Madison, Wisconsin, is 73.1%.

How much does it rain in Madison in February?

In Madison, Wisconsin, in February, during 9.2 rainfall days, 1.4" (36.8mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How much does it snow in Madison in February?

In Madison, Wisconsin, in February, during 7.9 snowfall days, 10.6" (269.2mm) of snow is typically accumulated.

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

In Madison, the average length of the day in February is 10.6h.

How many hours of sunshine does Madison have in February?

In February, the average sunshine is 5.4h.

What is the UV index reading in February in Madison?

In February, the average daily maximum UV index in Madison, Wisconsin, is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in February - Madison, WI
  • Average high temperature in February: 31.1°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (81.6°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (26.4°F).

  • Average low temperature in February: 15.1°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (61°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (11.1°F).

Average humidity in February - Madison, WI
  • Average humidity in February: 73.1%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (78.5%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is May (65.8%).

Average rainfall in February - Madison, WI
  • Average rainfall in February: 1.5"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (4.5").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is January (1.2").

Average rainfall days in February - Madison, WI
  • Average rainfall days in February: 9.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is April (12.1 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is February (9.2 days).

Average snowfall in February - Madison, WI
  • Average snowfall in February: 10.6"

The month with the highest snowfall is December (13.5").
Months with the lowest snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in February - Madison, WI
  • Average snowfall days in February: 7.9 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (9.8 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Madison, WI
  • Average daylight in February: 10.6h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.3h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.1h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 5.4h

Months with most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 9.8h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 3.5h).

Average UV index in February - Madison, WI
  • 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).