April weather forecast
Fairbanks, AK

The scenic Fairbanks City in Alaska, seen from across the Chena River
The scenic Fairbanks City in Alaska, seen from across the Chena River

Weather in April

April is a cold spring month in Fairbanks, Alaska, with an average temperature ranging between max 38.1°F (3.4°C) and min 22.3°F (-5.4°C).

Temperature

In Fairbanks, the average high-temperature in April increases considerably from a freezing cold 20.5°F (-6.4°C) in March to a cold 38.1°F (3.4°C). In April, the average low-temperature is 22.3°F (-5.4°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in April in Fairbanks is 86%.

Rainfall

In April, the rain falls for 11.3 days. Throughout April, 0.83" (21mm) of precipitation is accumulated. In Fairbanks, during the entire year, the rain falls for 100.5 days and collects up to 10.87" (276mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Fairbanks are January through May, August through December. In Fairbanks, Alaska, during April, snow falls for 8.9 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.95" (75mm) of snow. In Fairbanks, during the entire year, snow falls for 74.3 days and aggregates up to 24.49" (622mm) of snow.

Daylight

The average length of the day in April is 15h and 18min.
On the first day of April, sunrise is at 7:05 am and sunset at 8:44 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 5:18 am and sunset at 10:17 pm AKDT.

Sunshine

In Fairbanks, the average sunshine in April is 7.4h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in April in Fairbanks is 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health hazard from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 2 in April transform into the following instructions:
For the majority, extended sun exposure is not of great concern. Infants and people with sensitive skin must always be protected. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in April in Fairbanks?

The average high-temperature, in April, in Fairbanks, Alaska, is 38.1°F (3.4°C), while the average low-temperature is 22.3°F (-5.4°C).

What is the average humidity in April in Fairbanks?

In April, the average relative humidity in Fairbanks, Alaska, is 86%.

How many days does it rain in April in Fairbanks?

In Fairbanks, Alaska, in April, it is raining for 11.3 days, with typically 0.83" (21mm) of accumulated precipitation.

How much does it snow in Fairbanks in April?

In Fairbanks, Alaska, in April, during 8.9 snowfall days, 2.95" (75mm) of snow is typically accumulated.

What is the average length of the day in April in Fairbanks?

In April, the average day length in Fairbanks is 15h and 18min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in April in Fairbanks?

On the first day of April in Fairbanks, Alaska, sunrise is at 7:05 am and sunset at 8:44 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 5:18 am and sunset at 10:17 pm AKDT.

How long on average sun shines in April in Fairbanks?

In Fairbanks, Alaska, the average sunshine duration in April is 7.4h.

How high is the UV index in April in Fairbanks?

In Fairbanks, Alaska, the average daily maximum UV index in April is 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health threat from unprotected exposure to UV radiation.
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Average temperature in April
Fairbanks, AK

Average temperature in April - Fairbanks, AK
  • Average high temperature in April: 38.1°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (70.7°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (2.1°F).

  • Average low temperature in April: 22.3°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (50.5°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-9°F).

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Average pressure in April
Fairbanks, AK

Average pressure in April - Fairbanks, AK
  • Average pressure in April: 29.87"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is February (29.97"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is September (29.77"Hg).

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Average wind speed in April
Fairbanks, AK

Average wind speed in April - Fairbanks, AK
  • Average wind speed in April: 4.7mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is May (5mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are October, November and December (4.2mph).

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Average humidity in April
Fairbanks, AK

Average humidity in April - Fairbanks, AK
  • Average humidity in April: 86%

The month with the highest relative humidity is March (93%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is June (56%).

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Average rainfall in April
Fairbanks, AK

Average rainfall in April - Fairbanks, AK
  • Average rainfall in April: 0.83"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (2.44").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (0.31").

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Average rainfall days in April
Fairbanks, AK

Average rainfall days in April - Fairbanks, AK
  • Average rainfall days in April: 11.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (16.4 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (1.8 days).

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Average snowfall in April
Fairbanks, AK

Average snowfall in April - Fairbanks, AK
  • Average snowfall in April: 2.95"

The month with the highest snowfall is November (6.5").
The months with the least snowfall are June and July (0").

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Average snowfall days in April
Fairbanks, AK

Average snowfall days in April - Fairbanks, AK
  • Average snowfall days in April: 8.9 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is November (13.3 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are June and July (0 days).

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

Average daylight in April / Average sunshine in April - Fairbanks, AK
  • Average daylight in April: 15h and 18min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 21h and 29min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 3h and 59min).

  • Average sunshine in April: 7h and 24min

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 12h and 6min).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 2h and 0min).

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Average sunshine days in April
Fairbanks, AK

Average sunshine days in April - Fairbanks, AK
  • Average sunshine days in April: 12.2 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (21.4 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is April (12.2 days).

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Average UV index in April
Fairbanks, AK

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

The months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 5).
The months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, November and December (UV index 1).

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Average cloud cover in April
Fairbanks, AK

Average cloud cover in April - Fairbanks, AK
  • Average cloud cover in April: 53

The months with the most cloud cover are March, April and November (Cloud cover 53).
The month with the least cloud cover is May (Cloud cover 39).

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Average visibility in April
Fairbanks, AK

Average visibility in April - Fairbanks, AK
  • Average visibility in April: 4mi

The months with the highest visibility are May, June, July, August, September and October (6mi).
The months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, November and December (4mi).

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