April weather forecast
Salem, MA

The gray Witch House located in Salem Town, Massachusetts
The gray Witch House located in Salem Town, Massachusetts

Weather in April

April in Salem, Massachusetts, is a moderate spring month, with an average temperature varying between 55.4°F (13°C) and 37.4°F (3°C).

Temperature

In Salem, the average high-temperature in April increases from a chilly 44.6°F (7°C) in March to a moderate 55.4°F (13°C). In April, the average low-temperature is 37.4°F (3°C).

Rainfall

In Salem, it is raining for 11 days, with typically 3.78" (96mm) of accumulated precipitation. In Salem, during the entire year, the rain falls for 124 days and collects up to 43.03" (1093mm) of precipitation.

Ocean temperature

In April, the average ocean temperature in Salem is 41°F (5°C).
Note: Swimming in 41°F (5°C) is considered dangerous. Unprotected immersion in temperatures below 50°F (10°C) causes quickly maximum intensity cold shock with hyperventilation.

Daylight

In Salem, the average length of the day in April is 13h and 25min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:25 am and sunset at 7:09 pm. On the last day of April, sunrise is at 5:39 am and sunset at 7:41 pm EDT.

Sunshine

In Salem, the average sunshine in April is 7h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in April is 5. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium vulnerability from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 5 in April transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions - Protection against skin and eye damage is obliged. 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in April in Salem?

The average high-temperature, in April, in Salem, Massachusetts, is 55.4°F (13°C), while the average low-temperature is 37.4°F (3°C).

How much does it rain in Salem in April?

In Salem, in April, during 11 rainfall days, 3.78" (96mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the ocean temperature in April in Salem?

In April, the average ocean temperature in Salem is 41°F (5°C). Swimming in 41°F (5°C) is considered dangerous. Unprotected immersion in temperatures below 50°F (10°C) causes quickly maximum intensity cold shock with hyperventilation.

How many hours of daylight does Salem have in April?

The average day length in April is 13h and 25min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in April in Salem?

On the first day of April, sunrise is at 6:25 am and sunset at 7:09 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 5:39 am and sunset at 7:41 pm EDT.

How long on average sun shines in April in Salem?

In April, the average sunshine duration in Salem is 7h.

How high is the UV index in April in Salem?

In Salem, Massachusetts, the average daily maximum UV index in April is 5. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium hazard to health from unsafe exposure to Sun's UV rays.
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Average temperature in April
Salem, MA

Average temperature in April - Salem, MA
  • Average high temperature in April: 55°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (82°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (36°F).

  • Average low temperature in April: 37°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (63°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (18°F).

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Average rainfall in April
Salem, MA

Average rainfall in April - Salem, MA
  • Average rainfall in April: 3.8"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (4.6").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is July (3").

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Average rainfall days in April
Salem, MA

Average rainfall days in April - Salem, MA
  • Average rainfall days in April: 11 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (12 days).
The month with the least rainy days is September (8 days).

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Average sea temperature in April
Salem, MA

Average sea temperature in April - Salem, MA
  • Average sea temperature in April: 41°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (64°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is March (37°F).

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Average daylight in April /
Average sunshine in April
Salem, MA

Average daylight in April / Average sunshine in April - Salem, MA
  • Average daylight in April: 13h and 25min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h and 15min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 7min).

  • Average sunshine in April: 7h

The months with the most sunshine are June, July and August (Average sunshine: 9h).
The months with the least sunshine are January, November and December (Average sunshine: 5h).

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Average UV index in April
Salem, MA

Average UV index in April - Salem, MA
  • Average UV index in April: 5

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

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