April weather forecast
Craig, AK

Share
The magnificent island city of Craig in Alaska, with the surrounding forestry and hilly ranges
The magnificent island city of Craig in Alaska, with the surrounding forestry and hilly ranges

Weather in April

April marks the beginning of a warmer season in Craig, Alaska, with an increase in temperature. A transition from a snowy landscape to a more rain-dewed city begins. With 8.35" (212mm), it is the final month with sizeable snowfall, signifying the end of the snowy season. Craig gets fresher, and humidity reduces slightly, making April noticeably more comfortable. It is also the month that experiences the second-longest daylight hours in the year, compensating for the lack of sunshine in previous months.

Temperature

The dawn of April in Craig sees an average high-temperature of a chilly 45.1°F (7.3°C), subtly contrasting with March's 40.8°F (4.9°C). Nighttime temperatures in Craig hover around an average low of 37°F (2.8°C) in April, a slight descent from daytime highs.

Humidity

In Craig, Alaska, the average relative humidity in April is 84%.

Rainfall

In Craig, in April, it is raining for 19.3 days, with typically 5.28" (134mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 210.2 rainfall days, and 70.71" (1796mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through May, October through December. In Craig, Alaska, in April, snow falls for 9.6 days, with typically accumulated 8.35" (212mm) of snow. In Craig, during the entire year, snow falls for 89.4 days and aggregates up to 107.56" (2732mm) of snow.

Ocean temperature

In Craig, Alaska, in April, the average water temperature is 44.2°F (6.8°C).
Note: Entering waters of 44.2°F (6.8°C) is life-endangering. A mere moment in 55.4°F (13°C) waters feels piercing cold, and below 50°F (10°C) it can lead to immediate cold shock and cessation of breathing control, depending on body resilience.

Daylight

The average length of the day in April in Craig is 14h and 13min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:20 am and sunset at 7:31 pm. On the last day of April, sunrise is at 5:10 am and sunset at 8:29 pm AKDT.

Sunshine

In April, the average sunshine is 5.2h.

UV index

In Craig, the average daily maximum UV index in April is 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The maximum daily UV index of 2 during April translates into the following directions:
Unlike children, who always need sun protection, most individuals can remain in the sun for up to an hour without getting burnt. Midday is the peak time for the Sun's radiation; stay in the shade and protect yourself. It's wise to wear UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses when the sun shines brightly. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.
Updated: Feb 9, 2024 | Published by: Weather U.S. | About Us / Weather Forecasting / Data Sources

Frequently asked questions

What is the temperature in April in Craig?

The high-temperature, in April, in Craig, is 45.1°F (7.3°C), while the low-temperature averages to 37°F (2.8°C).

What is the average humidity in April in Craig?

The average relative humidity in April in Craig, Alaska, is 84%.

How many days does it rain in April in Craig?

In April, in Craig, Alaska, the rain falls for 19.3 days. Throughout April, 5.28" (134mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

How much does it snow in Craig in April?

In Craig, Alaska, in April, snow falls for 9.6 days, with typically accumulated 8.35" (212mm) of snow.

What is the water temperature in April in Craig?

In Craig, Alaska, in April, the average water temperature is 44.2°F (6.8°C). Swimming in 44.2°F (6.8°C) is considered life-threatening. Even a few minutes in 55.4°F (13°C) water is uncomfortable, and swimming below 50°F (10°C) may cause total loss of breathing control and cold shock, depending on a person's physique.

How many hours of daylight does Craig have in April?

In April, the average day length is 14h and 13min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in April in Craig?

In April, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:20 am and sunset at 7:31 pm. On the last day of the month, in Craig, sunrise is at 5:10 am and sunset at 8:29 pm AKDT.

How many hours of sunshine does Craig have in April?

The average sunshine duration in April in Craig is 5.2h.

What is the UV index intensity in April in Craig?

In April, the average daily maximum UV index is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal hazard to health from unsafe exposure to Sun's UV rays.
Average humidity
Average rainfall days
Average snowfall days
Average daylight
Average sunshine
Average sunshine days
Average UV index
Average cloud cover
Average visibility

Average temperature in April
Craig, AK

Average temperature in April - Craig, AK
  • Average high temperature in April: 45.1°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (59.5°F).
The months with the lowest average high temperature are January, February and December (38.1°F).

  • Average low temperature in April: 37°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (51.1°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (31.8°F).

Average pressure in April
Craig, AK

Average pressure in April - Craig, AK
  • Average pressure in April: 29.92"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is July (30.06"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is November (29.76"Hg).

Average wind speed in April
Craig, AK

Average wind speed in April - Craig, AK
  • Average wind speed in April: 7.9mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (10.1mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (5.6mph).

Average humidity in April
Craig, AK

Average humidity in April - Craig, AK
  • Average humidity in April: 84%

The months with the highest relative humidity are January and August (89%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is March (82%).

Average rainfall in April
Craig, AK

Average rainfall in April - Craig, AK
  • Average rainfall in April: 5.28"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (8.54").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is May (2.68").

Average rainfall days in April
Craig, AK

Average rainfall days in April - Craig, AK
  • Average rainfall days in April: 19.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is October (22.4 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (9.8 days).

Average snowfall in April
Craig, AK

Average snowfall in April - Craig, AK
  • Average snowfall in April: 8.35"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (23.39").
The months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in April
Craig, AK

Average snowfall days in April - Craig, AK
  • Average snowfall days in April: 9.6 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is March (17.3 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average sea temperature in April
Craig, AK

Average sea temperature in April - Craig, AK
  • Average sea temperature in April: 44.1°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (56.3°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is March (42.8°F).

Average daylight in April /
Average sunshine in April
Craig, AK

Average daylight in April / Average sunshine in April - Craig, AK
  • Average daylight in April: 14h and 1min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 17h and 24min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 7h and 12min).

  • Average sunshine in April: 5h and 1min

The month with the most sunshine is May (Average sunshine: 6h and 0min).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 2h and 36min).

Average sunshine days in April
Craig, AK

Average sunshine days in April - Craig, AK
  • Average sunshine days in April: 6.7 days

The month with the most sunshine days is May (10.8 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is November (4.8 days).

Average UV index in April
Craig, AK

Average UV index in April - Craig, AK
  • Average UV index in April: 2

The months with the highest UV index are July and August (UV index 4).
The months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 1).

Average cloud cover in April
Craig, AK

Average cloud cover in April - Craig, AK
  • Average cloud cover in April: 67

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 73).
The month with the least cloud cover is September (Cloud cover 60).

Average visibility in April
Craig, AK

Average visibility in April - Craig, AK
  • Average visibility in April: 5mi

The months with the highest visibility are February and October (6mi).
The month with the lowest visibility is August (4mi).

Craig, Alaska, USA

Weather forecast for your location

1. Click Locate me button
2. Allow the app to use your location