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 beautiful image, taken in the fall, of scenic golden and brown trees in the Mountain Village along with Lake Placid, New York

Weather in April

April in Lake Placid, New York, is a chilly spring month, with average temperature varying between 30.4°F (-0.9°C) and 46.6°F (8.1°C).

Temperature

In April, the average high-temperature increases, from a cold 33.3°F (0.7°C) in March, to a chilly 46.6°F (8.1°C). The average low-temperature, in Lake Placid, is 30.4°F (-0.9°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in April is 81%.

Rainfall

In Lake Placid, during April, the rain falls for 15.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 3.58" (91mm) of precipitation. In Lake Placid, during the entire year, the rain falls for 168.6 days and collects up to 36.5" (927mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through May, October through December are months with snowfall. In Lake Placid, during 12.2 snowfall days, 8.98" (228mm) of snow is typically accumulated. In Lake Placid, New York, during the entire year, snow falls for 120.6 days, and aggregates up to 82.28" (2090mm) of snow.

Daylight

The average length of the day in April is 13.5h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in April is 6h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Lake Placid is 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low threat to health from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 2 in April interpret into the following advice:
Most people can stay in the Sun for up to 1 hour without burning, apart from children that always must be protected from sun exposure. 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. 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 Lake Placid?

In April, in Lake Placid, the average high-temperature is 46.6°F (8.1°C), and the average low-temperature is 30.4°F (-0.9°C).

What is the average humidity in April in Lake Placid?

In Lake Placid, New York, the average relative humidity in April is 81%.

How much does it rain in Lake Placid in April?

In Lake Placid, in April, during 15.3 rainfall days, 3.58" (91mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How much does it snow in Lake Placid in April?

In Lake Placid, New York, in April, snow falls for 12.2 days, with typically accumulated 8.98" (228mm) of snow.

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

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

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

In Lake Placid, New York, the average sunshine in April is 6h.

What is the UV index reading in April in Lake Placid?

The average daily maximum UV index in April in Lake Placid is 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health risk from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.

Average temperature in April
Lake Placid, NY

Average temperature in April - Lake Placid, NY
  • Average high temperature in April: 46.6°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (74.8°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (21.9°F).

  • Average low temperature in April: 30.4°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (55.4°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (9.5°F).

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Average pressure in April
Lake Placid, NY

Average pressure in April - Lake Placid, NY
  • Average pressure in April: 29.96"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.07").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.91").

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Average wind speed in April
Lake Placid, NY

Average wind speed in April - Lake Placid, NY
  • Average wind speed in April: 7.6mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (7.6mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are August and September (5.7mph).

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Average humidity in April
Lake Placid, NY

Average humidity in April - Lake Placid, NY
  • Average humidity in April: 81%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January and February (91%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is May (78%).

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Average rainfall in April
Lake Placid, NY

Average rainfall in April - Lake Placid, NY
  • Average rainfall in April: 3.58"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (3.86").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (2.28").

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Average rainfall days in April
Lake Placid, NY

Average rainfall days in April - Lake Placid, NY
  • Average rainfall days in April: 15.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (20.9 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (5.3 days).

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Average snowfall in April
Lake Placid, NY

Average snowfall in April - Lake Placid, NY
  • Average snowfall in April: 8.98"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (15.59").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in April
Lake Placid, NY

Average snowfall days in April - Lake Placid, NY
  • Average snowfall days in April: 12.2 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (23.1 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July and August (0 days).

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Average daylight in April /
Average sunshine in April
Lake Placid, NY

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 the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.9h).

  • Average sunshine in April: 6h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 9.5h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 2.2h).

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Average sunshine days in April
Lake Placid, NY

Average sunshine days in April - Lake Placid, NY
  • Average sunshine days in April: 7.5 days

The month with the most sunshine days is September (12.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (4.7 days).

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Average UV index in April
Lake Placid, NY

Average UV index in April - Lake Placid, NY
  • Average UV index in April: 2

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 5).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 1).

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Average cloud cover in April
Lake Placid, NY

Average cloud cover in April - Lake Placid, NY
  • Average cloud cover in April: 63

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 80).
The month with the least cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 42).

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Average visibility in April
Lake Placid, NY

Average visibility in April - Lake Placid, NY
  • Average visibility in April: 5mi

Months with the highest visibility are April, May, June, July, August and September (5mi).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, October, November and December (4mi).

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