Average Weather in February in Lillooet Canada
In Lillooet, the month of February is characterized by rising daily high temperatures, with daily highs increasing by 7°F, from 36°F to 43°F over the course of the month, and rarely exceeding 51°F or dropping below 25°F.
Daily low temperatures increase by 3°F, from 24°F to 27°F, rarely falling below 10°F or exceeding 36°F.
For reference, on August 1, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Lillooet typically range from 56°F to 82°F, while on January 1, the coldest day of the year, they range from 21°F to 30°F.
Average High and Low Temperature in February
The figure below shows you a compact characterization of the hourly average temperatures for the quarter of the year centered on February. The horizontal axis is the day, the vertical axis is the hour of the day, and the color is the average temperature for that hour and day.
Average Hourly Temperature in February
The month of February in Lillooet experiences essentially constant cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy remaining about 69% throughout the month.
The clearest day of the month is February 28, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 32% of the time.
For reference, on January 22, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 72%, while on August 3, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 65%.
Cloud Cover Categories in February
A wet day is one with at least 0.04 inches of liquid or liquid-equivalent precipitation. In Lillooet, the chance of a wet day over the course of February is essentially constant, remaining around 21% throughout.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 35% on November 18, and its lowest chance is 15% on August 11.
Over the course of February in Lillooet, the chance of a day with only rain increases from 11% to 14%, the chance of a day with mixed snow and rain remains an essentially constant 5% throughout, and the chance of a day with only snow decreases from 6% to 3%.
Probability of Precipitation in February
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during February in Lillooet is essentially constant, remaining about 0.8 inches throughout, and rarely exceeding 1.7 inches or falling below 0.1 inches.
The lowest average 31-day accumulation is 0.7 inches on February 10.
Average Monthly Rainfall in February
We report snowfall in liquid-equivalent terms. The actual depth of new snowfall is typically between 5 and 10 times the liquid-equivalent amount, assuming the ground is frozen. As with rainfall, we consider the liquid-equivalent snowfall accumulated over a sliding 31-day period centered around each day.
The average sliding 31-day liquid-equivalent snowfall during February in Lillooet is essentially constant, remaining about 0.3 inches throughout, and rarely exceeding 1.1 inches or falling to 0.0 inches.
Average Monthly Liquid-Equivalent Snowfall in February
Over the course of February in Lillooet, the length of the day is rapidly increasing. From the start to the end of the month, the length of the day increases by 1 hour, 37 minutes, implying an average daily increase of 3 minutes, 36 seconds, and weekly increase of 25 minutes, 10 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is February 1, with 9 hours, 18 minutes of daylight and the longest day is February 28, with 10 hours, 55 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in February
The latest sunrise of the month in Lillooet is 7:42 AM on February 1 and the earliest sunrise is 50 minutes earlier at 6:53 AM on February 28.
The earliest sunset is 5:00 PM on February 1 and the latest sunset is 47 minutes later at 5:48 PM on February 28.
Daylight saving time is observed in Lillooet during 2017, but it neither starts nor ends during February, so the entire month is in standard time.
For reference, on June 21, the longest day of the year, the Sun rises at 4:54 AM and sets 16 hours, 30 minutes later, at 9:24 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 8:07 AM and sets 7 hours, 58 minutes later, at 4:05 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight and Daylight Saving Time in February
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Lillooet is essentially constant during February, remaining around 0% throughout.
Humidity Comfort Levels in February
The average hourly wind speed in Lillooet is essentially constant during February, remaining around 3.7 miles per hour throughout.
For reference, on December 5, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 3.8 miles per hour, while on August 2, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 3.1 miles per hour.
The lowest daily average wind speed during February is 3.6 miles per hour on February 19.
Average Wind Speed in February
Wind Direction in February
The growing season in Lillooet typically lasts for 5.9 months (178 days), from around April 23 to around October 19, rarely starting before April 6 or after May 11, and rarely ending before October 1 or after November 6.
The month of February in Lillooet is reliably fully outside of the growing season.
Time Spent in Various Temperature Bands and the Growing Season in February
The average accumulated growing degree days in Lillooet is essentially constant during February, remaining around 0°F throughout.
Growing Degree Days in February
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Lillooet is increasing during February, rising by 1.1 kWh, from 1.5 kWh to 2.6 kWh, over the course of the month.
Average Daily Incident Shortwave Solar Energy in February
For the purposes of this report, the geographical coordinates of Lillooet are 50.686 deg latitude, -121.942 deg longitude, and 1,677 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Lillooet contains extreme variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 4,695 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 1,628 feet. Within 10 miles also contains extreme variations in elevation (8,878 feet). Within 50 miles also contains extreme variations in elevation (9,272 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Lillooet is covered by sparse vegetation (45%), shrubs (28%), and trees (13%), within 10 miles by trees (60%) and sparse vegetation (21%), and within 50 miles by trees (60%) and sparse vegetation (21%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Lillooet year round, based on a statistical analysis of historical hourly weather reports and model reconstructions from January 1, 1980 to December 31, 2016.
Temperature and Dew Point
There are 5 weather stations near enough to contribute to our estimation of the temperature and dew point in Lillooet.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Lillooet according to the International Standard Atmosphere , and by the relative change present in the MERRA-2 satellite-era reanalysis between the two locations.
The estimated value at Lillooet is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Lillooet and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Lytton, B. C. (32%, 57 kilometers, southeast); Clinton, B. C. (22%, 60 kilometers, northeast); Pemberton Automatic Weather Reporting System (24%, 71 kilometers, southwest); Big Creek (8%, 102 kilometers, northwest); and Kamloops Auto (15%, 105 kilometers, east).
Time zones for aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .