Average Weather in February in Le Grand California, United States
In Le Grand, the month of February is characterized by rising daily high temperatures, with daily highs increasing by 5°F, from 59°F to 64°F over the course of the month, and rarely exceeding 73°F or dropping below 51°F.
Daily low temperatures increase by 3°F, from 41°F to 44°F, rarely falling below 33°F or exceeding 52°F.
For reference, on July 19, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Le Grand typically range from 65°F to 96°F, while on December 30, the coldest day of the year, they range from 39°F to 54°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 Le Grand experiences essentially constant cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy remaining about 50% throughout the month. The highest chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 51% on February 21.
The clearest day of the month is February 1, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 51% of the time.
For reference, on February 21, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 51%, while on August 8, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 91%.
Cloud Cover Categories in February
A wet day is one with at least 0.04 inches of liquid or liquid-equivalent precipitation. In Le Grand, the chance of a wet day over the course of February is gradually increasing, starting the month at 25% and ending it at 27%.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 29% on February 20, and its lowest chance is 0% on August 11.
Probability of Precipitation in February
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during February in Le Grand is essentially constant, remaining about 3.2 inches throughout, and rarely exceeding 6.6 inches or falling below 0.5 inches.
The highest average 31-day accumulation is 3.3 inches on February 16.
Average Monthly Rainfall in February
Over the course of February in Le Grand, the length of the day is increasing. From the start to the end of the month, the length of the day increases by 59 minutes, implying an average daily increase of 2 minutes, 11 seconds, and weekly increase of 15 minutes, 16 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is February 1, with 10 hours, 22 minutes of daylight and the longest day is February 28, with 11 hours, 21 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in February
The latest sunrise of the month in Le Grand is 7:03 AM on February 1 and the earliest sunrise is 31 minutes earlier at 6:32 AM on February 28.
The earliest sunset is 5:26 PM on February 1 and the latest sunset is 28 minutes later at 5:54 PM on February 28.
Daylight saving time is observed in Le Grand 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 5:41 AM and sets 14 hours, 44 minutes later, at 8:24 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 7:11 AM and sets 9 hours, 36 minutes later, at 4:47 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight and Daylight Saving Time in February
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Le Grand is essentially constant during February, remaining around 0% throughout.
For reference, on July 26, the muggiest day of the year, there are muggy conditions 1% of the time, while on January 1, the least muggy day of the year, there are muggy conditions 0% of the time.
Humidity Comfort Levels in February
The average hourly wind speed in Le Grand is essentially constant during February, remaining within 0.2 miles per hour of 5.3 miles per hour throughout.
For reference, on June 5, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 7.5 miles per hour, while on November 2, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 4.8 miles per hour.
Average Wind Speed in February
Wind Direction in February
The growing season in Le Grand typically lasts for 10 months (313 days), from around January 27 to around December 6, rarely starting after February 28, or ending before November 15.
The month of February in Le Grand is more likely than not fully within the growing season, with the chance that a given day is in the growing season rapidly increasing from 57% to 90% over the course of the month.
Time Spent in Various Temperature Bands and the Growing Season in February
The average accumulated growing degree days in Le Grand is gradually increasing during February, increasing by 98°F, from 52°F to 150°F, over the course of the month.
Growing Degree Days in February
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Le Grand is gradually increasing during February, rising by 1.0 kWh, from 3.1 kWh to 4.0 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 Le Grand are 37.229 deg latitude, -120.248 deg longitude, and 253 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Le Grand is essentially flat, with a maximum elevation change of 56 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 252 feet. Within 10 miles is essentially flat (850 feet). Within 50 miles contains very significant variations in elevation (9,721 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Le Grand is covered by cropland (70%) and grassland (30%), within 10 miles by cropland (51%) and grassland (47%), and within 50 miles by cropland (42%) and grassland (30%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Le Grand 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 4 weather stations near enough to contribute to our estimation of the temperature and dew point in Le Grand.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Le Grand 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 Le Grand is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Le Grand and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Merced Municipal Airport (55%, 24 kilometers, west); Madera Municipal Airport (42%, 29 kilometers, southeast); Mammoth Lakes Airport (1.7%, 132 kilometers, east); and Bridgeport Sonora Junction (1.8%, 141 kilometers, northeast).
Time zones for aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .