Las Cruces
New Mexico, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

April weather forecast and climate
Las Cruces, NM

The view of the lovely hilly countryside in Las Cruces, New Mexico, in spring
The view of the lovely hilly countryside in Las Cruces, New Mexico, in spring
April in Las Cruces, New Mexico, is a moderately hot spring month, with average temperature fluctuating between 45°F (7.2°C) and 77.7°F (25.4°C).

Temperature

In Las Cruces, the average high-temperature marginally rises, from a pleasant 70.2°F (21.2°C) in March, to a moderately hot 77.7°F (25.4°C). In Las Cruces, in April, the average low-temperature is 45°F (7.2°C).

Rainfall

In Las Cruces, it is raining for 1.9 days, with typically 0.3" (7.4mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 51.7 rainfall days, and 9.8" (247.7mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

In April, the average length of the day is 13h.

Sunshine

In Las Cruces, the average sunshine is 11h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Las Cruces is 9. A UV Index estimate of 8 to 10 represents a very high health hazard from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for average individuals.
The daily maximum UV index of 9 interpret into the following advice:
Take extra precautions. Fair-skinned individuals may get burned in less than 10 minutes. The Sun's UV radiation is most powerful between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. To the extent possible, limit exposure to the direct sun during these hours. 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.

What is the temperature in April in Las Cruces?

In Las Cruces, New Mexico, in April, the average high-temperature is 77.7°F (25.4°C), and the average low-temperature is 45°F (7.2°C).

How many days does it rain in April in Las Cruces?

In Las Cruces, in April, during 1.9 rainfall days, 0.3" (7.4mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Las Cruces have in April?

The average length of the day in April in Las Cruces, New Mexico, is 13h.

How many hours of sunshine does Las Cruces have in April?

In Las Cruces, New Mexico, the average sunshine in April is 11h.

How high is the UV index in April in Las Cruces?

The average daily maximum UV index in April in Las Cruces, New Mexico, is 9. A UV Index of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high hazard to health from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in April - Las Cruces, NM
  • Average high temperature in April: 77.8°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (94.9°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (57.8°F).

  • Average low temperature in April: 44.9°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (68°F).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and December (29.1°F).

Average rainfall in April - Las Cruces, NM
  • Average rainfall in April: 0.3"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (2.2").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is March (0.2").

Average rainfall days in April - Las Cruces, NM
  • Average rainfall days in April: 1.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (9.4 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is April (1.9 days).

Average daylight in April / Average sunshine in April - Las Cruces, NM
  • Average daylight in April: 13h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.3h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.1h).

  • Average sunshine in April: 11h

The month with most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 13h).
Months with least sunshine are January, November and December (Average sunshine: 8).

Average UV index in April - Las Cruces, NM
  • Average UV index in April: 9

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 3).