Average Weather in February in Booker Texas, United States
Daily high temperatures increase by 9°F, from 49°F to 58°F, rarely falling below 32°F or exceeding 74°F.
Daily low temperatures increase by 6°F, from 24°F to 31°F, rarely falling below 11°F or exceeding 42°F.
For reference, on July 20, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Booker typically range from 68°F to 94°F, while on January 4, the coldest day of the year, they range from 23°F to 47°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 Booker experiences essentially constant cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy remaining about 41% throughout the month. The highest chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 42% on February 15.
The clearest day of the month is February 1, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 60% of the time.
For reference, on February 15, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 42%, while on October 4, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 75%.
Cloud Cover Categories in February
A wet day is one with at least 0.04 inches of liquid or liquid-equivalent precipitation. In Booker, the chance of a wet day over the course of February is gradually increasing, starting the month at 7% and ending it at 10%.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 34% on June 8, and its lowest chance is 5% on January 10.
Over the course of February in Booker, the chance of a day with only rain increases from 2% to 7%, the chance of a day with mixed snow and rain remains an essentially constant 1% throughout, and the chance of a day with only snow remains an essentially constant 2% throughout.
Probability of Precipitation in February
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during February in Booker is gradually increasing, starting the month at 0.2 inches, when it rarely exceeds 0.7 inches, and ending the month at 0.6 inches, when it rarely exceeds 1.7 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 Booker is essentially constant, remaining about 0.2 inches throughout, and rarely exceeding 0.7 inches or falling below -0.0 inches.
Average Monthly Liquid-Equivalent Snowfall in February
Over the course of February in Booker, the length of the day is increasing. From the start to the end of the month, the length of the day increases by 57 minutes, implying an average daily increase of 2 minutes, 7 seconds, and weekly increase of 14 minutes, 48 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is February 1, with 10 hours, 25 minutes of daylight and the longest day is February 28, with 11 hours, 22 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in February
The latest sunrise of the month in Booker is 7:43 AM on February 1 and the earliest sunrise is 30 minutes earlier at 7:13 AM on February 28.
The earliest sunset is 6:08 PM on February 1 and the latest sunset is 27 minutes later at 6:35 PM on February 28.
Daylight saving time is observed in Booker 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 6:24 AM and sets 14 hours, 39 minutes later, at 9:03 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 7:50 AM and sets 9 hours, 40 minutes later, at 5:30 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight and Daylight Saving Time in February
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Booker is essentially constant during February, remaining around 0% throughout.
For reference, on August 11, the muggiest day of the year, there are muggy conditions 22% of the time, while on November 17, 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 Booker is gradually increasing during February, increasing from 11.1 miles per hour to 12.1 miles per hour over the course of the month.
For reference, on April 4, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 13.4 miles per hour, while on August 6, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 10.7 miles per hour.
Average Wind Speed in February
Wind Direction in February
The growing season in Booker typically lasts for 6.2 months (188 days), from around April 16 to around October 21, rarely starting before March 29 or after May 3, and rarely ending before October 1 or after November 9.
The month of February in Booker 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 Booker are gradually increasing during February, increasing by 49°F, from 27°F to 75°F, over the course of the month.
Growing Degree Days in February
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Booker is increasing during February, rising by 1.1 kWh, from 3.5 kWh to 4.6 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 Booker are 36.453 deg latitude, -100.537 deg longitude, and 2,828 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Booker is essentially flat, with a maximum elevation change of 72 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 2,824 feet. Within 10 miles is essentially flat (341 feet). Within 50 miles contains only modest variations in elevation (1,280 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Booker is covered by cropland (62%) and grassland (36%), within 10 miles by grassland (52%) and cropland (47%), and within 50 miles by grassland (75%) and cropland (24%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Booker 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 Booker.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Booker 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 Booker is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Booker and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Perryton, Perryton Ochiltree County Airport (76%, 20 kilometers, west); Hemphill County Airport (13%, 63 kilometers, south); and Gage Airport (11%, 71 kilometers, east).
Time zones for aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .