Dallas Weather in February
February continues the mainly mild winter weather that Dallas, Texas enjoys.
This page gives detailed information on the typical February weather for Dallas.
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The temperature, precipitation and wind speed numbers here are historical averages based on climate data gathered at the Dallas Love Field Airport, located a few miles from downtown Dallas. The rest of the measurements are averages from the nearby Dallas - Fort Worth International Airport.
|61 °F||February average high||16 °C|
|41 °F||February average low||5 °C|
In most years, Dallas averages a daily maximum temperature for February that's between 56 and 66 degrees Fahrenheit (13 to 19 degrees Celsius). The minimum temperature usually falls between 38 and 45 °F (3 to 7 °C).
The days at Dallas warm steadily during February. By the end of the month, the temperature has climbed around 6 °F (3 °C) above what it was at the start.
|16 days||60 °F max. or more (16 °C)|
|13 days||40 °F min. or less (4 °C)|
The temperature rises nearly every day during February to over 40 °F (4 °C) in Dallas. The city averages 7 days this month when the thermometer reaches into the 70s °F (over 21 °C). February can get a day above 80 °F (27 °C).
The thermometer dips to freezing on an average of 5 nights. But only in some years does February get as cold as 20 °F (-8 °C).
|2.6 in||total precipitation||66 mm|
|7 days||of rain|
Half the time, Dallas receives 1 to 4 inches (28 to 90 mm) of rainfall in February. One in four years has drier weather, while another one in four is wetter. Although snow is possible now, in most years February is free of snow.
|10 days||clear skies|
The sun's rays reach the ground in Dallas during 54 percent of daylight hours on average in February, for a total of 167 hours in the month. Typically on 10 days this month the sky is mainly clear, with at most 30 percent cloud cover.
Sunlight in February at Dallas lasts for 11 hours and 2 minutes a day on average. The shortest day of the month is the 1st with 10 hours and 38 minutes of daylight. By the end of the month, the days have lengthened to 11:28 from sunrise to sunset. These durations can vary by a minute or two from year to year.
|66 %||February average humidity|
The relative humidity in Dallas during February usually peaks at 80 percent in the morning then drops to 51 percent by mid afternoon.
|Local Time||12 am||3 am||6 am||9 am||12 pm||3 pm||6 pm||9 pm|
|10.1 mph||February wind speed average||16.3 kph|
February is windier than most other months at Dallas.
|2 days||rainfall of 0.5 inches (13 mm) or more|
|2 days||with thunderstorms in February|
These weather data are long-term historical averages provided by the National Climatic Data Center of the United States. The temperature and precipitation numbers are 1981-2010 normals while the humidity and thunderstorm statistics are 1961-1990 normals.