Ottawa
Canada
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

February weather forecast and climate
Ottawa, Canada

A view of The Parliament Hill from the Ottawa River in Ottawa, Canada
A view of The Parliament Hill from the Ottawa River in Ottawa, Canada
The last month of the winter, February, is another freezing cold month in Ottawa, Canada, with average temperature ranging between min -12.7°C (9.1°F) and max -3.4°C (25.9°F).

Temperature

In February, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in January - a still subzero cold -3.4°C (25.9°F). The average low-temperature, in February, is -12.7°C (9.1°F).

Humidity

In February, the average relative humidity in Ottawa is 61.3%.

Rainfall

February is the month with the least rainfall. Rain falls for 3.9 days and accumulates 18.7mm (0.7") of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Ottawa, Canada, are January through May, October through December.

Daylight

The average length of the day in February is 10.4h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Ottawa is 4.1h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Ottawa is 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a minimal health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
The average daily UV index of 2 in February transform into the following instructions:
Extended sun exposure is not an issue for the majority. Children, infants, and fair-skinned individuals always need to be protected. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in February in Ottawa?

The average high-temperature, in February, in Ottawa, Canada, is -3.4°C (25.9°F), while the average low-temperature is -12.7°C (9.1°F).

What is the average humidity in February in Ottawa?

In February, the average relative humidity is 61.3%.

How much does it rain in Ottawa in February?

In Ottawa, in February, it is raining for 3.9 days, with typically 18.7mm (0.7") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the driest month in Ottawa?

The month with the least rainfall in Ottawa is February when the rain falls for 3.9 days and typically collects 18.7mm (0.7") of precipitation.

How much does it snow in Ottawa in February?

In February, it is snowing for 12.1 days. Throughout February, 433mm (17") of snow is accumulated.

What is the average length of the day in February in Ottawa?

The average length of the day in February in Ottawa is 10.4h.

How long on average sun shines in February in Ottawa?

In Ottawa, Canada, the average sunshine in February is 4.1h.

What is the UV index intensity in February in Ottawa?

The average daily maximum UV index in February in Ottawa, Canada, is 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a low health risk from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in February - Ottawa, Canada
  • Average high temperature in February: -3.4°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (26.5°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (-5.8°C).

  • Average low temperature in February: -12.7°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (15.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-14.8°C).

Average humidity in February - Ottawa, Canada
  • Average humidity in February: 61.3%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (72.2%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is May (49.9%).

Average rainfall in February - Ottawa, Canada
  • Average rainfall in February: 18.7mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (92.8mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (18.7mm).

Average rainfall days in February - Ottawa, Canada
  • Average rainfall days in February: 3.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is October (13.7 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is February (3.9 days).

Average snowfall in February - Ottawa, Canada
  • Average snowfall in February: 433mm

The month with the highest snowfall is January (539mm).
Months with the lowest snowfall are June, July, August and September (0mm).

Average snowfall days in February - Ottawa, Canada
  • Average snowfall days in February: 12.1 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (16.1 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Ottawa, Canada
  • Average daylight in February: 10.4h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.6h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.8h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 4.1h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 9.7h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 2.2h).

Average UV index in February - Ottawa, Canada
  • Average UV index in February: 2

The month with the highest UV index is June (UV index 8).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 1).