Average Weather in February in El Cenizo Texas, United States
Daily high temperatures increase by 7°F, from 71°F to 78°F, rarely falling below 56°F or exceeding 90°F.
Daily low temperatures increase by 6°F, from 50°F to 56°F, rarely falling below 38°F or exceeding 67°F.
For reference, on August 4, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in El Cenizo typically range from 78°F to 99°F, while on January 5, the coldest day of the year, they range from 48°F to 68°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 El Cenizo 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 clearest day of the month is February 27, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 61% of the time.
For reference, on August 10, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 46%, while on June 4, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 79%.
Cloud Cover Categories in February
0% clear 20% mostly clear 40% partly cloudy 60% mostly cloudy 80% overcast 100%
A wet day is one with at least 0.04 inches of liquid or liquid-equivalent precipitation. In El Cenizo, the chance of a wet day over the course of February is essentially constant, remaining around 10% throughout.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 30% on September 13, and its lowest chance is 8% on December 14.
Probability of Precipitation in February
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during February in El Cenizo is essentially constant, remaining about 0.8 inches throughout, and rarely exceeding 2.3 inches.
The lowest average 31-day accumulation is 0.7 inches on February 8.
Average Monthly Rainfall in February
Over the course of February in El Cenizo, the length of the day is increasing. From the start to the end of the month, the length of the day increases by 40 minutes, implying an average daily increase of 1 minute, 28 seconds, and weekly increase of 10 minutes, 19 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is February 1, with 10 hours, 56 minutes of daylight and the longest day is February 28, with 11 hours, 36 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in February
The latest sunrise of the month in El Cenizo is 7:23 AM on February 1 and the earliest sunrise is 21 minutes earlier at 7:02 AM on February 28.
The earliest sunset is 6:19 PM on February 1 and the latest sunset is 19 minutes later at 6:38 PM on February 28.
Daylight saving time is observed in El Cenizo during 2021, 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 6:43 AM and sets 13 hours, 52 minutes later, at 8:35 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 7:23 AM and sets 10 hours, 25 minutes later, at 5:48 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight and Daylight Saving Time in February
The figure below presents a compact representation of key lunar data for February 2021. The horizontal axis is the day, the vertical axis is the hour of the day, and the colored areas indicate when the moon is above the horizon. The vertical gray bars (new Moons) and blue bars (full Moons) indicate key Moon phases. The label associated with each bar indicates the date and time that the phase is obtained, and the companion time labels indicate the rise and set times of the Moon for the nearest time interval in which the moon is above the horizon.
Moon Rise, Set & Phases in February
The chance that a given day will be muggy in El Cenizo is gradually increasing during February, rising from 1% to 5% over the course of the month.
For reference, on June 24, the muggiest day of the year, there are muggy conditions 79% of the time, while on January 23, the least muggy day of the year, there are muggy conditions 1% of the time.
Humidity Comfort Levels in February
dry 55°F comfortable 60°F humid 65°F muggy 70°F oppressive 75°F miserable
The average hourly wind speed in El Cenizo is increasing during February, increasing from 9.0 miles per hour to 10.2 miles per hour over the course of the month.
For reference, on July 14, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 12.9 miles per hour, while on January 1, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 8.3 miles per hour.
Average Wind Speed in February
The hourly average wind direction in El Cenizo throughout February is predominantly from the east, with a peak proportion of 36% on February 28.
Wind Direction in February
While it does not do so every year, freezing temperatures are seen in El Cenizo over some winters. The day least likely to be in the growing season is January 7, with a 71% chance.
Time Spent in Various Temperature Bands and the Growing Season in February
The average accumulated growing degree days in El Cenizo are increasing during February, increasing by 342°F, from 277°F to 620°F, over the course of the month.
Growing Degree Days in February
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in El Cenizo is increasing during February, rising by 1.0 kWh, from 4.2 kWh to 5.2 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 El Cenizo are 27.352 deg latitude, -99.493 deg longitude, and 387 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of El Cenizo contains only modest variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 197 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 412 feet. Within 10 miles also contains only modest variations in elevation (358 feet). Within 50 miles contains only modest variations in elevation (751 feet).
The area within 2 miles of El Cenizo is covered by grassland (52%), shrubs (24%), and cropland (15%), within 10 miles by shrubs (55%) and grassland (33%), and within 50 miles by shrubs (68%) and grassland (20%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in El Cenizo, 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 El Cenizo.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and El Cenizo 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 El Cenizo is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between El Cenizo and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Laredo International Airport (71%, 20 kilometers, north); Zapata County Airport (19%, 49 kilometers, southeast); and Jim Hogg County Airport (10%, 75 kilometers, east).
Time zones for airports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .