Weather in Maine, United States in February

So you're interested in going to Maine, United States in February

February is a very cold and rainy time for sunbathing in Maine, and not recommended. February is too cold for swimming in Maine for any length of time, unless you have a wetsuit. Consider visiting Maine in the months of June, July, August, September, for the best beach weather. Also consider one of our other suggestions for February.

Temperature in Maine in February

The average maximum temperature in Maine in February is . The average maximum temperature is -0° in the previous month and in the next month.

The average temperature in Maine in February is -4°. The average temperature ranges is -5° in the previous month and in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Maine in February is -9°. The minimum temperature is -10° in the previous month and -4° in the next month.

Sunshine in Maine in February

The average day light hours per day in Maine in February are 10.5 and there are 5.7 hours of sunshine per day on average during February making it a sunny month that is overcast at times.

The ultraviolet index in Maine in February is typically 2.3 during February. An ultraviolet index reading of 0 to 2 indicates low danger from the sun's UV rays for the average person. Most people will be able to spend several hours in the sun with out a problem, however unprotected skin risks burning in less than 1 hour. Wear sunglasses on bright days. Only those that burn easily will need to apply sunscreen. Watch out for relections from water that may increase ultraviolet exposure.

Sea Temperature in Maine in February

The average sea water temperature in Maine in February is 2.2° which is extremely cold and not suitable for swimming. Taking a dip at this temperature would risk hypothermia.

Rainfall in Maine in February

The average total rainfall in Maine in February is 96.9cm and on average there are 11.2 rainy days in February making it a wet time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Maine in February

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Maine in February is -6° which is a bit dry for some. The dew point is -6° in the previous month and -2° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Maine in February is typically 83%. The maximum relative humidity is 84.3% in the previous month and 83.9% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Maine in February is typically 63.6%. The average relative humidity is 66.2% in the previous month and 63.5% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Maine in February

The average maximum wind speed in Maine in February is typically 30kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 28kmh in the previous month and 30kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Maine in February is typically 13kmh. The average wind speed is 12kmh in the previous month and 13kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Maine in February is from the North West.