Richmond - Recent February Temperatures, Rain & Snow





The numbers here describe what the February weather in Richmond, Virginia 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 Richmond had wet or snowy weather.

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

Temperature Weather iconTemperature

February temperature averages by year in Richmond
High °F Low °F Year High °C Low °C
59 37 2018 15 3
62 37 2017 16 3
51 31 2016 10 -1
42 21 2015 6 -6
50 30 2014 10 -1
50 31 2013 10 -1
56 33 2012 13 1
57 33 2011 14 1
44 27 2010 7 -3
Number of days in February when the temperature in Richmond dropped to 32 or below, or rose to at least 70 degrees Fahrenheit
32 °F
0 °C
Year 70 °F
21 °C
8 2018 7
10 2017 10
17 2016 2
25 2015 1
20 2014 3
18 2013 0
14 2012 3
16 2011 6
23 2010 0

Rainy Weather iconPrecipitation

This table gives the total precipitation that fell on Richmond 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 Richmond
Days Year Inches Milli­metres
11 2018 2.0 52
7 2017 0.7 18
12 2016 4.4 110
9 2015 3.8 96
9 2014 3.0 77
10 2013 2.6 66
13 2012 3.2 82
8 2011 2.1 53
9 2010 2.8 72

Snowy Weather iconSnow

Amount of snowfall in Richmond for February and number of days when new snow totalled at least 1 inch (2.5 centimetres)
Days Year Inches Centi­metres
0 2018 0.0 0
0 2017 0.0 0
1 2016 1.8 5
3 2015 12.2 31
2 2014 5.8 15
0 2013 0.0 0
1 2012 4.0 10
0 2011 0.1 0
3 2010 9.8 25
Reference

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

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