April weather forecast
Sanford, ME

Weather in April

April is a cool spring month in Sanford, Maine, with temperature in the range of an average high of 50.5°F (10.3°C) and an average low of 36.5°F (2.5°C).

Temperature

In Sanford, the average high-temperature in April increases from a cold 39.4°F (4.1°C) in March to a fresh 50.5°F (10.3°C). The average low-temperature, in April, is 36.5°F (2.5°C).

Humidity

The months with the lowest humidity are April and November, with an average relative humidity of 76%.

Rainfall

In Sanford, it is raining for 12.5 days, with typically 1.46" (37mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 118.9 rainfall days, and 14.61" (371mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Sanford are January through May, November and December. In Sanford, during 1.8 snowfall days, 0.71" (18mm) of snow is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 31.7 snowfall days, and 10.51" (267mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

The average length of the day in April in Sanford is 13h and 27min.
On the first day of April, sunrise is at 6:24 am and sunset at 7:09 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 5:37 am and sunset at 7:43 pm EDT.

Sunshine

In April, the average sunshine in Sanford is 7.9h.

UV index

In April, the average daily maximum UV index in Sanford, Maine, is 3. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health risk from unprotected exposure to Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 3 in April transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions - Protection against sunburn is recommended. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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. 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 temperature in April in Sanford?

In Sanford, in April, the average high-temperature is 50.5°F (10.3°C), and the average low-temperature is 36.5°F (2.5°C).

What are the least humid months in Sanford?

April and November, with an average relative humidity of 76%, are the least humid months in Sanford.

What is the average humidity in April in Sanford?

The average relative humidity in April is 76%.

How many days does it rain in April in Sanford?

In Sanford, in April, during 12.5 rainfall days, 1.46" (37mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How many days does it snow in April in Sanford?

In Sanford, Maine, in April, during 1.8 snowfall days, 0.71" (18mm) of snow is typically accumulated.

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

In Sanford, the average day length in April is 13h and 27min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in April in Sanford?

On the first day of April in Sanford, Maine, sunrise is at 6:24 am and sunset at 7:09 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 5:37 am and sunset at 7:43 pm EDT.

How many hours of sunshine does Sanford have in April?

In Sanford, the average sunshine duration in April is 7.9h.

What is the UV index reading in April in Sanford?

In April, the average daily maximum UV index is 3. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health risk from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
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Average temperature in April
Sanford, ME

Average temperature in April - Sanford, ME
  • Average high temperature in April: 50.5°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (76.3°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (30°F).

  • Average low temperature in April: 36.5°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (60.6°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (18.3°F).

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Average pressure in April
Sanford, ME

Average pressure in April - Sanford, ME
  • Average pressure in April: 29.96"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.06"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.91"Hg).

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Average wind speed in April
Sanford, ME

Average wind speed in April - Sanford, ME
  • Average wind speed in April: 8.6mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (10.1mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (6mph).

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Average humidity in April
Sanford, ME

Average humidity in April - Sanford, ME
  • Average humidity in April: 76%

The months with the highest relative humidity are January and February (82%).
The months with the lowest relative humidity are April and November (76%).

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Average rainfall in April
Sanford, ME

Average rainfall in April - Sanford, ME
  • Average rainfall in April: 1.46"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (1.54").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (0.67").

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Average rainfall days in April
Sanford, ME

Average rainfall days in April - Sanford, ME
  • Average rainfall days in April: 12.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (12.9 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (5.6 days).

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Average snowfall in April
Sanford, ME

Average snowfall in April - Sanford, ME
  • Average snowfall in April: 0.71"

The month with the highest snowfall is December (2.83").
The months with the least snowfall are June, July, August, September and October (0").

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Average snowfall days in April
Sanford, ME

Average snowfall days in April - Sanford, ME
  • Average snowfall days in April: 1.8 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (8.3 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
Sanford, ME

Average daylight in April / Average sunshine in April - Sanford, ME
  • Average daylight in April: 13h and 27min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h and 22min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 1min).

  • Average sunshine in April: 7h and 54min

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 10h and 30min).
The months with the least sunshine are February and December (Average sunshine: 4h and 54min).

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Average sunshine days in April
Sanford, ME

Average sunshine days in April - Sanford, ME
  • Average sunshine days in April: 14.2 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (19.6 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is April (14.2 days).

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Average UV index in April
Sanford, ME

Average UV index in April - Sanford, ME
  • Average UV index in April: 3

The month with the highest UV index is August (UV index 6).
The months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, November and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in April
Sanford, ME

Average cloud cover in April - Sanford, ME
  • Average cloud cover in April: 48

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 50).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 31).

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Average visibility in April
Sanford, ME

Average visibility in April - Sanford, ME
  • Average visibility in April: 6mi

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

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