Average Weather in February in Corcoran California, United States
Daily high temperatures increase by 6°F, from 60°F to 66°F, rarely falling below 53°F or exceeding 75°F.
Daily low temperatures increase by 4°F, from 40°F to 43°F, rarely falling below 31°F or exceeding 51°F.
For reference, on July 19, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Corcoran typically range from 64°F to 98°F, while on December 30, the coldest day of the year, they range from 37°F to 56°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
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The month of February in Corcoran experiences essentially constant cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy remaining about 46% throughout the month. The highest chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 47% on February 21.
The clearest day of the month is February 1, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 55% of the time.
For reference, on February 21, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 47%, while on August 8, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 92%.
Cloud Cover Categories in February
A wet day is one with at least 0.04 inches of liquid or liquid-equivalent precipitation. In Corcoran, the chance of a wet day over the course of February is gradually increasing, starting the month at 20% and ending it at 22%.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 24% on February 21, and its lowest chance is 0% on July 31.
Probability of Precipitation in February
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during February in Corcoran is essentially constant, remaining about 2.1 inches throughout, and rarely exceeding 4.5 inches or falling below 0.4 inches.
Average Monthly Rainfall in February
Over the course of February in Corcoran, the length of the day is increasing. From the start to the end of the month, the length of the day increases by 56 minutes, implying an average daily increase of 2 minutes, 5 seconds, and weekly increase of 14 minutes, 37 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is February 1, with 10 hours, 26 minutes of daylight and the longest day is February 28, with 11 hours, 23 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in February
The latest sunrise of the month in Corcoran is 6:58 AM on February 1 and the earliest sunrise is 29 minutes earlier at 6:29 AM on February 28.
The earliest sunset is 5:25 PM on February 1 and the latest sunset is 27 minutes later at 5:52 PM on February 28.
Daylight saving time is observed in Corcoran 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 5:41 AM and sets 14 hours, 37 minutes later, at 8:18 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 7:05 AM and sets 9 hours, 42 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 Corcoran is essentially constant during February, remaining around 0% throughout.
For reference, on July 22, the muggiest day of the year, there are muggy conditions 3% of the time, while on November 24, 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 Corcoran is essentially constant during February, remaining within 0.2 miles per hour of 4.6 miles per hour throughout.
For reference, on May 31, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 7.0 miles per hour, while on January 21, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 4.2 miles per hour.
Average Wind Speed in February
Wind Direction in February
The growing season in Corcoran typically lasts for 9.9 months (300 days), from around February 4 to around December 1, rarely starting after March 1, or ending before November 11.
During February in Corcoran, the chance that a given day is within the growing season is rapidly increasing rising from 45% to 89% 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 Corcoran are gradually increasing during February, increasing by 104°F, from 58°F to 162°F, over the course of the month.
Growing Degree Days in February
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Corcoran is increasing during February, rising by 1.0 kWh, from 3.2 kWh to 4.2 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 Corcoran are 36.098 deg latitude, -119.560 deg longitude, and 207 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Corcoran is essentially flat, with a maximum elevation change of 23 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 205 feet. Within 10 miles is also essentially flat (75 feet). Within 50 miles is essentially flat (8,606 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Corcoran is covered by cropland (72%), shrubs (14%), and artificial surfaces (14%), within 10 miles by cropland (96%), and within 50 miles by cropland (58%) and grassland (31%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Corcoran 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 3 weather stations near enough to contribute to our estimation of the temperature and dew point in Corcoran.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Corcoran 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 Corcoran is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Corcoran and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Hanford Municipal Airport (44%, 25 kilometers, north); Visalia Municipal Airport (37%, 28 kilometers, northeast); and Porterville Municipal Airport (18%, 45 kilometers, east).
Time zones for aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .