New York City Weather in February

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

The climate in New York City during February can be summarized as cool and reasonably dry.

February is in the winter in New York City and is typically the 2nd coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a cold 4°C (40°F), whilst at night -4°C (25°F) is normal.

New York City weather averages (imperial / metric)
Daytime temperature 4.3°C 39.7°F
Nightly temperature -3.9°C 25.1°F
Average temperature 0.2°C 32.4°F
Daily sunshine 6.4 hrs
Avg rainfall 79 mm 3.1 ins
Rainy days 10 days
Sea temperature 3.7°C 38.7°F
Humidity 62%
Windspeed 20.9kph 13 mph

On average February is the driest month of the year in New York City with around 79mm 3.1 inches of rain making it a reasonably dry time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 10 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 6.4 hours of sunshine per day.

February temperatures in New York City

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 York City weather stats

New York City weather statistics
Hottest month: July 29.4°C 84.9°F
Driest month: February 79mm 3.1ins
Sunniest month: August 9.2hrs
Coldest month: January 2.5°C 36.5°F
Wettest month: July 111mm 4.4ins
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