Lake Placid
New York, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

April weather forecast and climate
Lake Placid, NY

A beautiful image taken in the fall, of scenic golden and brown trees in the Mountain Village along with Lake Placid, New York, a perfect reflection image
A beautiful image taken in the fall, of scenic golden and brown trees in the Mountain Village along with Lake Placid, New York, a perfect reflection image
April is a cool spring month in Lake Placid, New York, with average temperature fluctuating between 50.2°F (10.1°C) and 27.5°F (-2.5°C).

Temperature

In April, the average high-temperature rises, from a cold 37.6°F (3.1°C) in March, to a cool 50.2°F (10.1°C). In Lake Placid, the average low-temperature is 27.5°F (-2.5°C).

Rainfall

In Lake Placid, during April, the rain falls for 14 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.8" (72mm) of precipitation. In Lake Placid, during the entire year, the rain falls for 177 days and collects up to 39.3" (997mm) of precipitation.

Daylight

In April, the average length of the day in Lake Placid is 13.5h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Lake Placid is 6h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Lake Placid is 5. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
In April, the average maximum UV index of 5 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions. Light skin individuals may get burned in less than 30 minutes. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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 Lake Placid?

The average high-temperature, in April, is 50.2°F (10.1°C), while the average low-temperature is 27.5°F (-2.5°C).

How much does it rain in Lake Placid in April?

In Lake Placid, New York, in April, during 14 rainfall days, 2.8" (72mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the average length of the day in April in Lake Placid?

In April, the average length of the day in Lake Placid, New York, is 13.5h.

How many hours of sunshine does Lake Placid have in April?

The average sunshine in April in Lake Placid is 6h.

How high is the UV index in April in Lake Placid?

The average daily maximum UV index in April is 5. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health threat from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in April - Lake Placid, NY
  • Average high temperature in April: 50.2°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (76.5°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (25.7°F).

  • Average low temperature in April: 27.5°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (52.3°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (4.3°F).

Average rainfall in April - Lake Placid, NY
  • Average rainfall in April: 2.8"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (4.1").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (2.5").

Average rainfall days in April - Lake Placid, NY
  • Average rainfall days in April: 14 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (18 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are July, September and October (13 days).

Average daylight in April / Average sunshine in April - Lake Placid, NY
  • Average daylight in April: 13.5h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.5h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.9h).

  • Average sunshine in April: 6h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 9h).
Months with least sunshine are November and December (Average sunshine: 3).

Average UV index in April - Lake Placid, NY
  • Average UV index in April: 5

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