Philadelphia - Recent February Temperatures, Rain & Snow





The numbers here describe what the February weather in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania was like for every year since 2010. A series of tables gives February data by year for temperature, precipitation and snowfall.

They begin with average maximum and minimum temperatures in degrees Fahrenheit and Celsius. That's followed by how many hot or cold days occurred each February. Then there's information on how much rain and snow actually landed this month during recent years, as well as how often Philadelphia had wet or snowy weather.

The climate data come from weather measurements made at Philadelphia International Airport.

Temperature Weather iconTemperature

February temperature averages by year in Philadelphia
High °F Low °F Year High °C Low °C
50 34 2018 10 1
54 35 2017 12 2
47 31 2016 8 -1
34 18 2015 1 -8
39 25 2014 4 -4
42 29 2013 5 -2
49 33 2012 9 1
46 28 2011 8 -2
38 26 2010 3 -4
Number of days in February when the temperature in Philadelphia dropped to 32 or below, or rose to at least 70 degrees Fahrenheit
32 °F
0 °C
Year 70 °F
21 °C
12 2018 2
13 2017 4
14 2016 0
26 2015 0
26 2014 0
21 2013 0
14 2012 0
22 2011 0
26 2010 0

Rainy Weather iconPrecipitation

This table gives the total precipitation that fell on Philadelphia during February in each year from 2010. The number of days with precipitation counts the days when rainfall or snowfall (when melted) amounted to 0.01 inches (0.3 millimeters) or more.

Total precipitation for February in Philadelphia
Days Year Inches Milli­metres
15 2018 6.0 153
5 2017 1.3 33
15 2016 4.4 111
8 2015 2.4 60
12 2014 5.1 130
13 2013 2.1 54
6 2012 1.8 47
10 2011 2.7 68
11 2010 5.8 146

Snowy Weather iconSnow

Amount of snowfall in Philadelphia for February and number of days when new snow totalled at least 1 inch (2.5 centimetres)
Days Year Inches Centi­metres
1 2018 1.4 4
1 2017 2.0 5
2 2016 3.3 8
3 2015 10.6 27
5 2014 22.4 57
1 2013 2.8 7
0 2012 1.2 3
2 2011 6.1 15
6 2010 51.5 131
Reference

Jay Lawrimore. 2016. Global Summary of the Month, Version 1.0. NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. 

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