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.
|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|
|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.
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.
|Hottest month:||July||32.5°C 90.5°F|
|Driest month:||October||73mm 2.9ins|
|Coldest month:||January||15.9°C 60.6°F|
|Wettest month:||July||174mm 6.9ins|