April weather forecast
Skagway, AK

The White Pass & Yukon Route Railroad heading to Skagway in Alaska
The White Pass & Yukon Route Railroad heading to Skagway in Alaska

Weather in April

April, like March, is another subzero cold spring month in Skagway, Alaska, with temperature in the range of an average high of 31.3°F (-0.4°C) and an average low of 18.9°F (-7.3°C).

Temperature

In Skagway, the average high-temperature in April marginally rises from 23.4°F (-4.8°C) in March to a still freezing cold 31.3°F (-0.4°C). The average low-temperature, in Skagway, Alaska, is 18.9°F (-7.3°C).

Humidity

In April, the average relative humidity is 91%.

Rainfall

In Skagway, in April, it is raining for 15.2 days, with typically 2.05" (52mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 172.5 rainfall days, and 33.66" (855mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through May, October through December. In April, it is snowing for 10.1 days. Throughout April, 5.91" (150mm) of snow is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 95.8 snowfall days, and 78.78" (2001mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

In April, the average length of the day is 14h and 35min.
On the first day of April, sunrise is at 6:25 am and sunset at 7:44 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 5:02 am and sunset at 8:54 pm AKDT.

Sunshine

In Skagway, the average sunshine in April is 6.4h.

UV index

January, February, April, September through December, with an average maximum UV index of 1, are months with the lowest UV index in Skagway. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a low threat to health from unprotected exposure to Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 1 in April interpret into the following advice:
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. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for the eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.
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FAQ

What is the average humidity in April in Skagway?

In April, the average relative humidity in Skagway, Alaska, is 91%.

How many days does it rain in April in Skagway?

In Skagway, Alaska, in April, during 15.2 rainfall days, 2.05" (52mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How many days does it snow in April in Skagway?

In Skagway, during April, snow falls for 10.1 days and regularly aggregates up to 5.91" (150mm) of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Skagway have in April?

In April, the average day length in Skagway, Alaska, is 14h and 35min.

When are sunrise and sunset in April in Skagway?

In April, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:25 am and sunset at 7:44 pm. On the last day of the month, in Skagway, Alaska, sunrise is at 5:02 am and sunset at 8:54 pm AKDT.

How many hours of sunshine does Skagway have in April?

In Skagway, Alaska, the average sunshine duration in April is 6.4h.

What is the month with the lowest UV index in Skagway?

January, February, April, September through December, with an average maximum UV index of 1, are months with the lowest UV index.

What is the UV index reading in April in Skagway?

In Skagway, the average daily maximum UV index in April is 1. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a low health risk from exposure to Sun's UV rays.
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Average temperature in April
Skagway, AK

Average temperature in April - Skagway, AK
  • Average high temperature in April: 31.3°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (54.9°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (17.8°F).

  • Average low temperature in April: 18.9°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (42.6°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (7°F).

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Average pressure in April
Skagway, AK

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

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is July (30"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is November (29.83"Hg).

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Average wind speed in April
Skagway, AK

Average wind speed in April - Skagway, AK
  • Average wind speed in April: 5.5mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (7.3mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are April and May (5.5mph).

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Average humidity in April
Skagway, AK

Average humidity in April - Skagway, AK
  • Average humidity in April: 91%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (94%).
The months with the lowest relative humidity are June and July (80%).

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Average rainfall in April
Skagway, AK

Average rainfall in April - Skagway, AK
  • Average rainfall in April: 2.05"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (4.13").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is May (1.54").

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Average rainfall days in April
Skagway, AK

Average rainfall days in April - Skagway, AK
  • Average rainfall days in April: 15.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (19.6 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (7.2 days).

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Average snowfall in April
Skagway, AK

Average snowfall in April - Skagway, AK
  • Average snowfall in April: 5.91"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (19.69").
The months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in April
Skagway, AK

Average snowfall days in April - Skagway, AK
  • Average snowfall days in April: 10.1 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (18.7 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

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

Average daylight in April / Average sunshine in April - Skagway, AK
  • Average daylight in April: 14h and 35min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 18h and 32min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 6h and 12min).

  • Average sunshine in April: 6h and 24min

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 9h and 48min).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 2h and 48min).

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Average sunshine days in April
Skagway, AK

Average sunshine days in April - Skagway, AK
  • Average sunshine days in April: 8.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is March (12.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is June (8 days).

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Average UV index in April
Skagway, AK

Average UV index in April - Skagway, AK
  • Average UV index in April: 1

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 3).
The months with the lowest UV index are January, February, April, September, October, November and December (UV index 1).

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Average cloud cover in April
Skagway, AK

Average cloud cover in April - Skagway, AK
  • Average cloud cover in April: 61

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 68).
The month with the least cloud cover is May (Cloud cover 51).

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Average visibility in April
Skagway, AK

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

The months with the highest visibility are May, June, July, August, September and October (5mi).
The months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, November and December (4mi).

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