Newark, NJ Climate in February

Temperature for February

In Newark, NJ during February the average high temperature is 44.3°F. The hottest day on record was February 25, 1985 when the temperature recorded was 73.0°F.

Newark, NJ daily average and extreme temperature range for February

Low Temperature

Overnight in February the average temperature drops below freezing at 27.0°F, with the lowest temperature of -1.1°F being recorded on February 18, 1979. On average there are 4 days in February when the temperature stays below freezing all day. In the worst February there were 14 days when the temperature did not make it above freezing. Overnight temperatures drop below freezing between 12 and 28 times in February.

Precipitation for February

In February the average monthly rainfall in Newark, NJ is 2.77 inches with rain usually falling on between 7 and 8 days. 2002 was the driest February with only 0.55 inches of rain falling, and 1994 was the wettest February with 6.20 inches of rain. The wettest single day in February was 25 February 1977 when 2.05 inches of rain fell.

In February it usually snows on between 5 and 6 days. In February there have been some years when thunderstorms have occurred, although there are other years when there hasn't been a thunderstorm in February.