Bakersfield
California, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

April weather forecast and climate
Bakersfield, CA

A magnificent view of the scenic natural park of The Park At River Walk, located in Bakersfield, California
A magnificent view of the scenic natural park of The Park At River Walk, located in Bakersfield, California
April in Bakersfield, California, is a warm spring month, with average temperature ranging between min 50.2°F (10.1°C) and max 75°F (23.9°C).

Temperature

In April, the average high-temperature slightly increases, from an agreeable 68.7°F (20.4°C) in March, to a warm 75°F (23.9°C). The average low-temperature, in April, is 50.2°F (10.1°C).

Rainfall

In April, the rain falls for 3.7 days. Throughout April, 0.5" (13.2mm) of precipitation is accumulated. In Bakersfield, California, during the entire year, the rain falls for 39.2 days and collects up to 6.4" (163.7mm) of precipitation.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Bakersfield is 13.1h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in April is 10h.

UV index

In Bakersfield, the average daily maximum UV index is 8. A UV Index of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
In April, the average maximum UV index of 8 translate into the following recommendations:
Take special precautions, as unprotected skin can be damaged and can burn quickly. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. 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.

What is the temperature in April in Bakersfield?

The average high-temperature, in April, is 75°F (23.9°C), while the average low-temperature is 50.2°F (10.1°C).

How much does it rain in Bakersfield in April?

In Bakersfield, during April, the rain falls for 3.7 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.5" (13.2mm) of precipitation.

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

In Bakersfield, the average length of the day in April is 13.1h.

How long on average sun shines in April in Bakersfield?

In April, the average sunshine is 10h.

What is the UV index intensity in April in Bakersfield?

In April, the average daily maximum UV index in Bakersfield, California, is 8. A UV Index reading of 8 to 10 represents a very high health risk from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in April - Bakersfield, CA
  • Average high temperature in April: 75°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (97.1°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (56.2°F).

  • Average low temperature in April: 50.2°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (70.5°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is December (39°F).

Average rainfall in April - Bakersfield, CA
  • Average rainfall in April: 0.5"

Wettest months (with the highest rainfall) are January, February and March (1.2").
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are July and August (0").

Average rainfall days in April - Bakersfield, CA
  • Average rainfall days in April: 3.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is February (7.1 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is July (0.1 days).

Average daylight in April / Average sunshine in April - Bakersfield, CA
  • Average daylight in April: 13.1h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.5h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.8h).

  • Average sunshine in April: 10h

Months with most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 12h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5h).

Average UV index in April - Bakersfield, CA
  • Average UV index in April: 8

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 10).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 2).