Augusta
Maine, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

April weather forecast and climate
Augusta, ME

 Beautiful view of the water and skyline in Augusta, Maine, with trees and mountains in the distance
Beautiful view of the water and skyline in Augusta, Maine, with trees and mountains in the distance
April is a fresh spring month in Augusta, Maine, with average temperature fluctuating between 34.5°F (1.4°C) and 53.1°F (11.7°C).

Temperature

In Augusta, the average high-temperature in April increases, from a cold 40.5°F (4.7°C) in March, to a cool 53.1°F (11.7°C). The average low-temperature, in Augusta, is 34.5°F (1.4°C).

Rainfall

In April, in Augusta, the rain falls for 11.8 days. Throughout April, 3.8" (96mm) of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 135.4 rainfall days, and 41.8" (1062.4mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through April, October through December are months with snowfall. April is the last month it regularly snows in Augusta, Maine. During 2 snowfall days, in April, Augusta aggregates 4.7" (119.4mm) of snow. In Augusta, during the entire year, snow falls for 34 days, and aggregates up to 73.5" (1866.9mm) of snow.

Daylight

The average length of the day in April is 13.5h.

Sunshine

In Augusta, the average sunshine is 6h.

UV index

In Augusta, the average daily maximum UV index in April is 5. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 5 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions. Light skin individuals may get burned in less than 30 minutes. 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 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.

What is the temperature in April in Augusta?

The average high-temperature, in April, in Augusta, Maine, is 53.1°F (11.7°C), while the average low-temperature is 34.5°F (1.4°C).

How many days does it rain in April in Augusta?

In Augusta, in April, during 11.8 rainfall days, 3.8" (96mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the last month it snows in Augusta?

April is the last month it regularly snows. During 2 snowfall days, in April, Augusta aggregates 4.7" (119.4mm) of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Augusta have in April?

In Augusta, the average length of the day in April is 13.5h.

How many hours of sunshine does Augusta have in April?

In April, the average sunshine in Augusta is 6h.

What is the UV index intensity in April in Augusta?

In Augusta, Maine, the average daily maximum UV index in April is 5. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium hazard to health from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in April - Augusta, ME
  • Average high temperature in April: 53.1°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (79.2°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (27.6°F).

  • Average low temperature in April: 34.6°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (59.9°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (11°F).

Average rainfall in April - Augusta, ME
  • Average rainfall in April: 3.8"

Wettest months (with the highest rainfall) are October and November (4.4").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (2.4").

Average rainfall days in April - Augusta, ME
  • Average rainfall days in April: 11.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (13.5 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is February (9.1 days).

Average snowfall in April - Augusta, ME
  • Average snowfall in April: 4.7"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (20").
Months with the lowest snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in April - Augusta, ME
  • Average snowfall days in April: 2 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (8.6 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in April / Average sunshine in April - Augusta, ME
  • Average daylight in April: 13.5h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.5h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.9h).

  • Average sunshine in April: 6h

Months with most sunshine are June, July and August (Average sunshine: 8h).
Months with least sunshine are January, November and December (Average sunshine: 4).

Average UV index in April - Augusta, ME
  • Average UV index in April: 5

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 8).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 1).