Metlakatla
Alaska, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

April weather forecast and climate
Metlakatla, AK

April is a cool spring month in Metlakatla, Alaska, with average temperature fluctuating between 38.1°F (3.4°C) and 50.2°F (10.1°C).

Temperature

In Metlakatla, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in March - a cool 50.2°F (10.1°C). In Metlakatla, the average low-temperature is 38.1°F (3.4°C).

Rainfall

In Metlakatla, during 18.8 rainfall days, 6.8" (172mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Metlakatla, there are 231 rainfall days, and 101.6" (2580.5mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through May, October through December.

Ocean temperature

In April, the average ocean 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.

Daylight

In April, the average length of the day is 14.2h.

What is the temperature in April in Metlakatla?

In Metlakatla, Alaska, in April, the average high-temperature is 50.2°F (10.1°C), and the average low-temperature is 38.1°F (3.4°C).

How much does it rain in Metlakatla in April?

In Metlakatla, during April, the rain falls for 18.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 6.8" (172mm) of precipitation.

How much does it snow in Metlakatla in April?

In Metlakatla, in April, snow falls for 1.6 days, with typically accumulated 1.4" (35.6mm) of snow.

What is the ocean temperature in April in Metlakatla?

In Metlakatla, the average seawater temperature in April is 44.2°F (6.8°C). At temperatures below 50°F (10°C), swimming in a suitably protected swimsuit is feasible; otherwise, cold shock and loss of breathing control are imminent. Even a short swim, without thermal protection, at temperatures around 55.4°F (13°C) is not comfortable.

How many hours of daylight does Metlakatla have in April?

The average length of the day in April in Metlakatla, Alaska, is 14.2h.
Average temperature in April - Metlakatla, AK
  • Average high temperature in April: 50.2°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (64.7°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (41.5°F).

  • Average low temperature in April: 38.2°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (53.1°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (32.4°F).

Average rainfall in April - Metlakatla, AK
  • Average rainfall in April: 6.8"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (13.9").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (4.6").

Average rainfall days in April - Metlakatla, AK
  • Average rainfall days in April: 18.8 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are October and November (23.6 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is July (14.9 days).

Average snowfall in April - Metlakatla, AK
  • Average snowfall in April: 1.4"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (7.8").
Months with the lowest snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in April - Metlakatla, AK
  • Average snowfall days in April: 1.6 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (5.4 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

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

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (55.9°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is March (42.5°F).

Average daylight in April - Metlakatla, AK
  • Average daylight in April: 14.2h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 17.3h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 7.3h).