April weather forecast
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

Weather in April

April is a mild spring month in Santa Fe, New Mexico, with an average temperature fluctuating between 36.1°F (2.3°C) and 59.7°F (15.4°C).

Temperature

In Santa Fe, the average high-temperature in April slightly increases from a fresh 52.9°F (11.6°C) in March to a moderate 59.7°F (15.4°C). The average low-temperature, in Santa Fe, New Mexico, is 36.1°F (2.3°C).

Humidity

In April, the average relative humidity is 36%.

Rainfall

April is the month with the least rainfall. Rain falls for 7.1 days and accumulates 0.55" (14mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through May, October through December are months with snowfall. In Santa Fe, in April, during 2.8 snowfall days, 1.42" (36mm) of snow is typically accumulated. In Santa Fe, New Mexico, during the entire year, snow falls for 36 days and aggregates up to 22.68" (576mm) of snow.

Daylight

The average length of the day in April in Santa Fe is 13h and 7min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:49 am and sunset at 7:25 pm. On the last day of April, in Santa Fe, New Mexico, sunrise is at 6:12 am and sunset at 7:49 pm MDT.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in April is 11.4h.

UV index

In April, the average daily maximum UV index is 4. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium health hazard from unsafe exposure to UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: In April, the average maximum UV index of 4 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against skin and eye damage is obliged. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.
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FAQ

What is the average humidity in April in Santa Fe?

In Santa Fe, New Mexico, the average relative humidity in April is 36%.

What is the driest month in Santa Fe?

April is the month with the least rainfall in Santa Fe. Rain falls for 7.1 days and accumulates 0.55" (14mm) of precipitation.

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

In Santa Fe, in April, it is raining for 7.1 days, with typically 0.55" (14mm) of accumulated precipitation.

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

In April, in Santa Fe, New Mexico, it is snowing for 2.8 days. Throughout April, 1.42" (36mm) of snow is accumulated.

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

The average day length in April in Santa Fe, New Mexico, is 13h and 7min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in April in Santa Fe?

On the first day of April, sunrise is at 6:49 am and sunset at 7:25 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:12 am and sunset at 7:49 pm MDT.

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

The average sunshine duration in April in Santa Fe, New Mexico, is 11.4h.

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

The average daily maximum UV index in April is 4. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium hazard to health from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
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Average temperature in April
Santa Fe, NM

Average temperature in April - Santa Fe, NM
  • Average high temperature in April: 59.7°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (81.5°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (39.2°F).

  • Average low temperature in April: 36.1°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (59.2°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is December (21.6°F).

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Average pressure in April
Santa Fe, NM

Average pressure in April - Santa Fe, NM
  • Average pressure in April: 29.88"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.16"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is April (29.88"Hg).

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Average wind speed in April
Santa Fe, NM

Average wind speed in April - Santa Fe, NM
  • Average wind speed in April: 8.9mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (8.9mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (5.8mph).

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Average humidity in April
Santa Fe, NM

Average humidity in April - Santa Fe, NM
  • Average humidity in April: 36%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (67%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is June (32%).

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Average rainfall in April
Santa Fe, NM

Average rainfall in April - Santa Fe, NM
  • Average rainfall in April: 0.55"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (1.73").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is April (0.55").

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Average rainfall days in April
Santa Fe, NM

Average rainfall days in April - Santa Fe, NM
  • Average rainfall days in April: 7.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (14.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (3.4 days).

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Average snowfall in April
Santa Fe, NM

Average snowfall in April - Santa Fe, NM
  • Average snowfall in April: 1.42"

The month with the highest snowfall is December (5.71").
The months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in April
Santa Fe, NM

Average snowfall days in April - Santa Fe, NM
  • Average snowfall days in April: 2.8 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is December (7.9 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
Santa Fe, NM

Average daylight in April / Average sunshine in April - Santa Fe, NM
  • Average daylight in April: 13h and 7min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 32min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 47min).

  • Average sunshine in April: 11h and 24min

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 12h and 0min).
The months with the least sunshine are January, February and December (Average sunshine: 7h and 6min).

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Average sunshine days in April
Santa Fe, NM

Average sunshine days in April - Santa Fe, NM
  • Average sunshine days in April: 18.6 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (23.6 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (8.8 days).

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Average UV index in April
Santa Fe, NM

Average UV index in April - Santa Fe, NM
  • Average UV index in April: 4

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

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Average cloud cover in April
Santa Fe, NM

Average cloud cover in April - Santa Fe, NM
  • Average cloud cover in April: 16

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 21).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 10).

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Average visibility in April
Santa Fe, NM

Average visibility in April - Santa Fe, NM
  • 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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