Average Weather in February in Bacliff Texas, United States
Daily high temperatures increase by 5°F, from 63°F to 68°F, rarely falling below 50°F or exceeding 77°F.
Daily low temperatures increase by 5°F, from 49°F to 54°F, rarely falling below 37°F or exceeding 65°F.
For reference, on August 4, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Bacliff typically range from 78°F to 91°F, while on January 6, the coldest day of the year, they range from 48°F to 62°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 Bacliff experiences essentially constant cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy remaining about 44% throughout the month.
The clearest day of the month is February 20, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 58% of the time.
For reference, on August 20, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 52%, while on October 26, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 69%.
Cloud Cover Categories in February
A wet day is one with at least 0.04 inches of liquid or liquid-equivalent precipitation. In Bacliff, the chance of a wet day over the course of February is essentially constant, remaining around 25% throughout.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 40% on August 28, and its lowest chance is 21% on April 1.
Probability of Precipitation in February
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during February in Bacliff is gradually decreasing, starting the month at 3.4 inches, when it rarely exceeds 6.2 inches or falls below 1.0 inches, and ending the month at 3.0 inches, when it rarely exceeds 5.8 inches or falls below 0.9 inches.
Average Monthly Rainfall in February
Over the course of February in Bacliff, the length of the day is increasing. From the start to the end of the month, the length of the day increases by 43 minutes, implying an average daily increase of 1 minute, 37 seconds, and weekly increase of 11 minutes, 16 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is February 1, with 10 hours, 49 minutes of daylight and the longest day is February 28, with 11 hours, 32 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in February
The latest sunrise of the month in Bacliff is 7:09 AM on February 1 and the earliest sunrise is 23 minutes earlier at 6:46 AM on February 28.
The earliest sunset is 5:58 PM on February 1 and the latest sunset is 21 minutes later at 6:18 PM on February 28.
Daylight saving time is observed in Bacliff 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 6:20 AM and sets 14 hours, 2 minutes later, at 8:23 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 7:10 AM and sets 10 hours, 15 minutes later, at 5:25 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight and Daylight Saving Time in February
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Bacliff is increasing during February, rising from 7% to 12% over the course of the month.
For reference, on July 19, the muggiest day of the year, there are muggy conditions 99% of the time, while on January 29, the least muggy day of the year, there are muggy conditions 6% of the time.
Humidity Comfort Levels in February
The average hourly wind speed in Bacliff is essentially constant during February, remaining within 0.1 miles per hour of 10.9 miles per hour throughout.
For reference, on April 3, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 11.3 miles per hour, while on August 15, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 7.7 miles per hour.
Average Wind Speed in February
Wind Direction in February
Bacliff is located near a large body of water (e.g., ocean, sea, or large lake). This section reports on the wide-area average surface temperature of that water.
The average surface water temperature in Bacliff is gradually increasing during February, rising by 2°F, from 59°F to 61°F, over the course of the month.
Average Water Temperature in February
While it does not do so every year, freezing temperatures are seen in Bacliff over some winters. The day least likely to be in the growing season is January 16, with a 56% chance.
Time Spent in Various Temperature Bands and the Growing Season in February
The average accumulated growing degree days in Bacliff are increasing during February, increasing by 233°F, from 203°F to 436°F, over the course of the month.
Growing Degree Days in February
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Bacliff is gradually increasing during February, rising by 0.9 kWh, from 3.7 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 Bacliff are 29.507 deg latitude, -94.992 deg longitude, and 10 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Bacliff is essentially flat, with a maximum elevation change of 16 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 9 feet. Within 10 miles is also essentially flat (36 feet). Within 50 miles is essentially flat (151 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Bacliff is covered by artificial surfaces (37%), water (28%), and cropland (26%), within 10 miles by water (41%) and artificial surfaces (30%), and within 50 miles by water (35%) and cropland (26%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Bacliff 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 Bacliff.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Bacliff 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 Bacliff is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Bacliff and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Ellington Field (40%, 21 kilometers, northwest); Pearland Regional Airport (32%, 24 kilometers, west); Scholes Field (24%, 29 kilometers, southeast); and Beaumont Municipal Airport (3.9%, 98 kilometers, northeast).
Time zones for aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .