Santa Fe
New Mexico, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

April weather forecast and climate
Santa Fe, NM

Beautiful sunset over the St. Francis of Assisi Basilica in Santa Fe, New Mexico
Beautiful sunset over the St. Francis of Assisi Basilica in Santa Fe, New Mexico
April in Santa Fe, New Mexico, is a comfortable spring month, with average temperature fluctuating between 64.8°F (18.2°C) and 32.4°F (0.2°C).

Temperature

In Santa Fe, the average high-temperature marginally rises, from a mild 55.9°F (13.3°C) in March, to an enjoyable 64.8°F (18.2°C). In April, the average low-temperature is 32.4°F (0.2°C).

Rainfall

In April, the rain falls for 4 days. Throughout April, 0.8" (19.6mm) of precipitation is accumulated. In Santa Fe, during the entire year, the rain falls for 65.7 days and collects up to 14.2" (360.3mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Santa Fe are January through April, October through December. April is the last month it regularly snows. During 0.4 snowfall days, in April, Santa Fe aggregates 0.4" (10.2mm) of snow. In Santa Fe, during the entire year, snow falls for 8.4 days, and aggregates up to 23" (584.3mm) of snow.

Daylight

The average length of the day in April is 13.1h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Santa Fe is 10h.

UV index

In April, the average daily maximum UV index is 9. A UV Index of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 9 transform into the following instructions:
Take extra precautions. Fair-skinned individuals may get burned in less than 10 minutes. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. 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 Santa Fe?

The average high-temperature, in April, in Santa Fe, New Mexico, is 64.8°F (18.2°C), while the average low-temperature is 32.4°F (0.2°C).

How many days does it rain in April in Santa Fe?

In Santa Fe, New Mexico, in April, during 4 rainfall days, 0.8" (19.6mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the last month it snows in Santa Fe?

April is the last month it regularly snows. During 0.4 snowfall days, in April, Santa Fe aggregates 0.4" (10.2mm) of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Santa Fe have in April?

The average length of the day in April in Santa Fe, New Mexico, is 13.1h.

How many hours of sunshine does Santa Fe have in April?

In April, the average sunshine is 10h.

What is the UV index intensity in April in Santa Fe?

In April, the average daily maximum UV index in Santa Fe, New Mexico, is 9. A UV Index value of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high hazard to health from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in April - Santa Fe, NM
  • Average high temperature in April: 64.7°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (85.9°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (43.2°F).

  • Average low temperature in April: 32.3°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (54.4°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is December (17.4°F).

Average rainfall in April - Santa Fe, NM
  • Average rainfall in April: 0.8"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (2.3").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (0.5").

Average rainfall days in April - Santa Fe, NM
  • Average rainfall days in April: 4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (10.3 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is January (3.4 days).

Average snowfall in April - Santa Fe, NM
  • Average snowfall in April: 0.4"

The month with the highest snowfall is December (8").
Months with the lowest snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in April - Santa Fe, NM
  • Average snowfall days in April: 0.4 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is December (2.2 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in April / Average sunshine in April - Santa Fe, NM
  • Average daylight in April: 13.1h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.5h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.8h).

  • Average sunshine in April: 10h

Months with most sunshine are May, June and July (Average sunshine: 11h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 7h).

Average UV index in April - Santa Fe, NM
  • Average UV index in April: 9

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