New Orleans, LA Climate in February

Temperature for February

In New Orleans, LA during February the average high temperature is 66.3°F. The hottest day on record was February 28, 2011 when the temperature hit 84.0°F.

New Orleans, LA daily average and extreme temperature range for February

Low Temperature

During February the overnight temperature drops to an average of 46.8°F, with the lowest temperature of 17.1°F being recorded on February 5, 1996. On average there are 1 days in February when the temperature stays below freezing all day. Overnight temperatures drop below freezing between 1 and 11 times in February.

Precipitation for February

In February the average monthly rainfall in New Orleans, LA is 3.41 inches with rain usually falling on between 10 and 11 days. 1947 was the driest February with only 0.00 inches of rain falling, and 1973 was the wettest February with 14.14 inches of rain. The wettest single day in February was 6 February 1979 when 5.08 inches of rain fell.

In February it usually snows on between 0 and 1 days. There are thunderstorms on between 2 and 3 days in February.