April weather forecast and climate
Scotch Plains, NJ

Weather in April

April in Scotch Plains, New Jersey, is a moderate spring month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 59°F (15°C) and an average low of 43.3°F (6.3°C).

Temperature

In April, the average high-temperature rises, from a chilly 47.3°F (8.5°C) in March, to a mild 59°F (15°C). In April, in Scotch Plains, the average low-temperature is 43.3°F (6.3°C).

Humidity

Months with the lowest humidity are April and August, with an average relative humidity of 73%.

Rainfall

In Scotch Plains, during April, the rain falls for 15.4 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.36" (60mm) of precipitation. Throughout the year, in Scotch Plains, there are 160.7 rainfall days, and 30.12" (765mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Scotch Plains are January through May, October through December. In Scotch Plains, New Jersey, in April, snow falls for 0.6 days, with typically accumulated 0.2" (5mm) of snow. In Scotch Plains, during the entire year, snow falls for 25.4 days, and aggregates up to 10.31" (262mm) of snow.

Daylight

In April, the average length of the day is 13.3h.

Sunshine

In Scotch Plains, the average sunshine is 8.2h.

UV index

In April, the average daily maximum UV index in Scotch Plains is 4. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: In April, the average maximum UV index of 4 translate into the following recommendations:
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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in April in Scotch Plains?

The average high-temperature, in April, in Scotch Plains, is 59°F (15°C), while the average low-temperature is 43.3°F (6.3°C).

What are the least humid months in Scotch Plains?

April and August, with an average relative humidity of 73%, are the least humid months in Scotch Plains, New Jersey.

What is the average humidity in April in Scotch Plains?

In April, the average relative humidity in Scotch Plains is 73%.

How much does it rain in Scotch Plains in April?

In Scotch Plains, New Jersey, during April, the rain falls for 15.4 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.36" (60mm) of precipitation.

How much does it snow in Scotch Plains in April?

In Scotch Plains, New Jersey, in April, during 0.6 snowfall days, 0.2" (5mm) of snow is typically accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Scotch Plains have in April?

In Scotch Plains, the average length of the day in April is 13.3h.

How long on average sun shines in April in Scotch Plains?

In April, the average sunshine in Scotch Plains is 8.2h.

What is the UV index intensity in April in Scotch Plains?

The average daily maximum UV index in April in Scotch Plains, New Jersey, is 4. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in April
Scotch Plains, NJ

Average temperature in April - Scotch Plains, NJ
  • Average high temperature in April: 59°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (84.2°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (36°F).

  • Average low temperature in April: 43.3°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (67.5°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (23.9°F).

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Average pressure in April
Scotch Plains, NJ

Average pressure in April - Scotch Plains, NJ
  • Average pressure in April: 29.98"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.11").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.93").

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Average wind speed in April
Scotch Plains, NJ

Average wind speed in April - Scotch Plains, NJ
  • Average wind speed in April: 8.5mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is March (8.9mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (5.7mph).

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Average humidity in April
Scotch Plains, NJ

Average humidity in April - Scotch Plains, NJ
  • Average humidity in April: 73%

Months with the highest relative humidity are February, October and December (78%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are April and August (73%).

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Average rainfall in April
Scotch Plains, NJ

Average rainfall in April - Scotch Plains, NJ
  • Average rainfall in April: 2.36"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (3.19").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (1.69").

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Average rainfall days in April
Scotch Plains, NJ

Average rainfall days in April - Scotch Plains, NJ
  • Average rainfall days in April: 15.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (16.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (9.5 days).

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Average snowfall in April
Scotch Plains, NJ

Average snowfall in April - Scotch Plains, NJ
  • Average snowfall in April: 0.2"

The month with the highest snowfall is March (3.23").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in April
Scotch Plains, NJ

Average snowfall days in April - Scotch Plains, NJ
  • Average snowfall days in April: 0.6 days

Months with the highest number of snowfall days are January and February (7.3 days).
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
Scotch Plains, NJ

Average daylight in April / Average sunshine in April - Scotch Plains, NJ
  • Average daylight in April: 13.3h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.1h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.3h).

  • Average sunshine in April: 8.2h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.5h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4.6h).

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Average sunshine days in April
Scotch Plains, NJ

Average sunshine days in April - Scotch Plains, NJ
  • Average sunshine days in April: 12.4 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (18.4 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is June (11.4 days).

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Average UV index in April
Scotch Plains, NJ

Average UV index in April - Scotch Plains, NJ
  • Average UV index in April: 4

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 6).
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
Scotch Plains, NJ

Average cloud cover in April - Scotch Plains, NJ
  • Average cloud cover in April: 45

Months with the most cloud cover are February, March and December (Cloud cover 48).
Months with the least cloud cover are July and August (Cloud cover 32).

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Average visibility in April
Scotch Plains, NJ

Average visibility in April - Scotch Plains, NJ
  • Average visibility in April: 6mi

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

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