New Orleans Weather in February

What's the weather like in New Orleans, United States in February 2020?

The climate in New Orleans during February can be summarized as mild and wet.

February is in the winter in New Orleans and is typically the 2nd coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a cool 18°C (64°F), whilst at night 8°C (46°F) is normal.

New Orleans weather averages (imperial / metric)
Daytime temperature 17.9°C 64.2°F
Nightly temperature 7.9°C 46.2°F
Average temperature 12.9°C 55.2°F
Daily sunshine 6.5 hrs
Avg rainfall 134 mm 5.3 ins
Rainy days 9 days
Sea temperature 17.8°C 64°F
Humidity 73%
Windspeed 16.6kph 10 mph

On average February is the 5th wettest month of the year in New Orleans with around 134mm 5.3 inches of rain making it a wet time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 9 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 6.5 hours of sunshine per day.

February temperatures in New Orleans

February rainfall

February hourly sunshine

The data used in these monthly averages covers a period of over 100 years right up until last year. As such they are a valid prediction of what to expect for the weather in February 2020.

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New Orleans weather stats

New Orleans weather statistics
Hottest month: July 32.5°C 90.5°F
Driest month: October 73mm 2.9ins
Sunniest month: October 8.4hrs
Coldest month: January 15.9°C 60.6°F
Wettest month: July 174mm 6.9ins
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