Providence, RI Climate in February

Temperature for February

In Providence, RI during February the average high temperature is 41.4°F. The hottest day on record was February 19, 1981 when the temperature recorded was 72.0°F.

Providence, RI daily average and extreme temperature range for February

Low Temperature

Overnight in February the average temperature drops below freezing at 22.4°F, with the lowest temperature of -7.1°F being recorded on February 15, 1979. On average there are 5 days in February when the temperature stays below freezing all day. In the worst February there were 15 days when the temperature did not make it above freezing. Overnight temperatures drop below freezing between 15 and 28 times in February.

Precipitation for February

In February the average monthly rainfall in Providence, RI is 3.69 inches with rain usually falling on between 7 and 8 days. 1987 was the driest February with only 0.38 inches of rain falling, and 1973 was the wettest February with 16.53 inches of rain. The wettest single day in February was 6 February 1973 when 3.50 inches of rain fell.

In February it usually snows on between 7 and 8 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.