Average Weather in February in Entiat Washington, United States
Daily high temperatures increase by 9°F, from 35°F to 45°F, rarely falling below 26°F or exceeding 53°F.
Daily low temperatures increase by 5°F, from 25°F to 30°F, rarely falling below 14°F or exceeding 37°F.
For reference, on August 1, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Entiat typically range from 62°F to 87°F, while on December 25, the coldest day of the year, they range from 22°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 Entiat experiences essentially constant cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy remaining about 63% throughout the month.
The clearest day of the month is February 21, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 39% of the time.
For reference, on January 15, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 67%, while on August 3, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 80%.
Cloud Cover Categories in February
A wet day is one with at least 0.04 inches of liquid or liquid-equivalent precipitation. In Entiat, the chance of a wet day over the course of February is essentially constant, remaining around 26% throughout.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 36% on November 28, and its lowest chance is 6% on August 10.
Over the course of February in Entiat, the chance of a day with only rain increases from 10% to 16%, the chance of a day with mixed snow and rain decreases from 7% to 5%, and the chance of a day with only snow decreases from 10% to 4%.
Probability of Precipitation in February
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during February in Entiat is gradually increasing, starting the month at 0.9 inches, when it rarely exceeds 2.0 inches or falls below 0.1 inches, and ending the month at 1.1 inches, when it rarely exceeds 2.3 inches or falls below 0.2 inches.
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 Entiat is decreasing, starting the month at 0.9 inches, when it rarely exceeds 2.0 inches or falls below 0.1 inches, and ending the month at 0.4 inches, when it rarely exceeds 1.0 inches.
Average Monthly Liquid-Equivalent Snowfall in February
Over the course of February in Entiat, 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, 27 minutes, implying an average daily increase of 3 minutes, 12 seconds, and weekly increase of 22 minutes, 26 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is February 1, with 9 hours, 35 minutes of daylight and the longest day is February 28, with 11 hours, 1 minute of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in February
The latest sunrise of the month in Entiat is 7:27 AM on February 1 and the earliest sunrise is 44 minutes earlier at 6:43 AM on February 28.
The earliest sunset is 5:02 PM on February 1 and the latest sunset is 42 minutes later at 5:44 PM on February 28.
Daylight saving time is observed in Entiat during 2018, 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 5:02 AM and sets 15 hours, 60 minutes later, at 9:02 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 7:46 AM and sets 8 hours, 25 minutes later, at 4:11 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight and Daylight Saving Time in February
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Entiat is essentially constant during February, remaining around 0% throughout.
For reference, on August 6, the muggiest day of the year, there are muggy conditions 0% 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 Entiat is essentially constant during February, remaining within 0.2 miles per hour of 4.8 miles per hour throughout.
For reference, on June 20, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 5.8 miles per hour, while on December 21, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 4.3 miles per hour.
Average Wind Speed in February
Wind Direction in February
The growing season in Entiat typically lasts for 6.4 months (195 days), from around April 13 to around October 25, rarely starting before March 22 or after May 3, and rarely ending before October 7 or after November 11.
The month of February in Entiat 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 Entiat are essentially constant during February, remaining within 1°F of 1°F throughout.
Growing Degree Days in February
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Entiat is increasing during February, rising by 1.1 kWh, from 1.8 kWh to 2.9 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 Entiat are 47.676 deg latitude, -120.208 deg longitude, and 1,654 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Entiat contains large variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 2,346 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 1,310 feet. Within 10 miles contains large variations in elevation (4,797 feet). Within 50 miles also contains extreme variations in elevation (8,809 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Entiat is covered by shrubs (49%), grassland (20%), and water (17%), within 10 miles by shrubs (55%) and cropland (19%), and within 50 miles by shrubs (45%) and trees (21%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Entiat 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 2 weather stations near enough to contribute to our estimation of the temperature and dew point in Entiat.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Entiat 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 Entiat is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Entiat and a given station.
Time zones for aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .