April weather forecast
Baton Rouge, LA

Manicured lawns and beautiful trees approaching the State Capitol building in Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Manicured lawns and beautiful trees approaching the State Capitol building in Baton Rouge, Louisiana

Weather in April

April is a warm spring month in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, with an average temperature ranging between min 58.1°F (14.5°C) and max 78.4°F (25.8°C).

Temperature

In Baton Rouge, the average high-temperature in April marginally rises from an agreeable 71.2°F (21.8°C) in March to a moderately hot 78.4°F (25.8°C). The average low-temperature, in Baton Rouge, is 58.1°F (14.5°C).

Humidity

In Baton Rouge, the average relative humidity in April is 76%.

Rainfall

In Baton Rouge, during 11.8 rainfall days, 2.68" (68mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Baton Rouge, during the entire year, the rain falls for 177.1 days and collects up to 36.1" (917mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Baton Rouge, Louisiana, snow does not fall in February through November.

Daylight

In Baton Rouge, the average length of the day in April is 12h and 56min.
On the first day of April in Baton Rouge, sunrise is at 6:53 am and sunset at 7:23 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:21 am and sunset at 7:41 pm CDT.

Sunshine

In April, the average sunshine in Baton Rouge is 8.9h.

UV index

In April, the average daily maximum UV index in Baton Rouge is 5. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health risk from unsafe exposure to UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 5 in April transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in April in Baton Rouge?

The average high-temperature, in April, in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, is 78.4°F (25.8°C), while the average low-temperature is 58.1°F (14.5°C).

What is the average humidity in April in Baton Rouge?

In Baton Rouge, Louisiana, the average relative humidity in April is 76%.

How much does it rain in Baton Rouge in April?

In April, in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, the rain falls for 11.8 days. Throughout April, 2.68" (68mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

When it does not snow in Baton Rouge?

In Baton Rouge, Louisiana, snow does not fall in February through November.

How many hours of daylight does Baton Rouge have in April?

The average day length in April in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, is 12h and 56min.

When are sunrise and sunset in April in Baton Rouge?

On the first day of April in Baton Rouge, sunrise is at 6:53 am and sunset at 7:23 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:21 am and sunset at 7:41 pm CDT.

How many hours of sunshine does Baton Rouge have in April?

The average sunshine duration in April in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, is 8.9h.

How high is the UV index in April in Baton Rouge?

The average daily maximum UV index in April in Baton Rouge is 5. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium hazard to health from unprotected exposure to UV radiation.
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Average temperature in April
Baton Rouge, LA

Average temperature in April - Baton Rouge, LA
  • Average high temperature in April: 78.4°F

The warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (91.9°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (58.6°F).

  • Average low temperature in April: 58.1°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (73.9°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (42.4°F).

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Average pressure in April
Baton Rouge, LA

Average pressure in April - Baton Rouge, LA
  • Average pressure in April: 29.99"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.16"Hg).
The months with the lowest atmospheric pressure are June and August (29.96"Hg).

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Average wind speed in April
Baton Rouge, LA

Average wind speed in April - Baton Rouge, LA
  • Average wind speed in April: 6.5mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (6.6mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (4.4mph).

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Average humidity in April
Baton Rouge, LA

Average humidity in April - Baton Rouge, LA
  • Average humidity in April: 76%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (82%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (72%).

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Average rainfall in April
Baton Rouge, LA

Average rainfall in April - Baton Rouge, LA
  • Average rainfall in April: 2.68"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (4.72").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (1.77").

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Average rainfall days in April
Baton Rouge, LA

Average rainfall days in April - Baton Rouge, LA
  • Average rainfall days in April: 11.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (22.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (8.8 days).

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Average snowfall in April
Baton Rouge, LA

Average snowfall in April - Baton Rouge, LA
  • Average snowfall in April: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (0.28").
The months with the least snowfall are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0").

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Average snowfall days in April
Baton Rouge, LA

Average snowfall days in April - Baton Rouge, LA
  • Average snowfall days in April: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (0.3 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0 days).

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Average daylight in April /
Average sunshine in April
Baton Rouge, LA

Average daylight in April / Average sunshine in April - Baton Rouge, LA
  • Average daylight in April: 12h and 56min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 5min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h and 13min).

  • Average sunshine in April: 8h and 54min

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10h and 12min).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5h and 0min).

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Average sunshine days in April
Baton Rouge, LA

Average sunshine days in April - Baton Rouge, LA
  • Average sunshine days in April: 16.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (19.6 days).
The months with the least sunshine days are July and August (7.3 days).

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Average UV index in April
Baton Rouge, LA

Average UV index in April - Baton Rouge, LA
  • Average UV index in April: 5

The months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 7).
The months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 3).

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Average cloud cover in April
Baton Rouge, LA

Average cloud cover in April - Baton Rouge, LA
  • Average cloud cover in April: 40

The months with the most cloud cover are February and December (Cloud cover 50).
The month with the least cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 29).

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Average visibility in April
Baton Rouge, LA

Average visibility in April - Baton Rouge, LA
  • Average visibility in April: 5mi

The months with the highest visibility are October and November (6mi).
The months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September and December (5mi).

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