New York
New York, USA
Long term weather forecast
Long term weather forecast

April weather forecast and Climate
New York, NY

Spring comes to New York in full swing in April along with a rise in average temperatures to 42.8°F (6°C) minimum and 60.8°F (16°C) maximum. The weather feels warmer especially with the eight hours of steady sunshine per day, and the temperature that fluctuates to as high as 77°F (25°C). The blooms begin to reveal, and the snow clears away giving way to beautiful grass lawns. Visitors flock the parks to relax and enjoy the breathtaking sights.
Rainfall is frequent in April and falls for an average of eleven days. The rain gauge meter reads a monthly average of 3.8" (96.5mm). Most of the rain falls in the afternoon and make New York wet, but the weather remains generally pleasant.
The ocean warms up a little to 46.4°F (8°C), and the humidity drops to 55.5%. Swimming remains for the few brave, but sunbathing is adopted by everyone. With the warm temperatures, outdoor activities become common therefore crowds are expected to increase a bit.
  • Average high temperature in April: 61.2°F

Warmest month (with highest average high temperature) is July (84.1°F).
Month with lowest average high temperature is January (38.3°F).

  • Average low temperature in April: 44.8°F

Month with highest average low temperature is July (68.8°F).
Coldest month (with lowest average low temperature) is January (26.9°F).

  • Average humidity in April: 55.3%

Month with highest relative humidity is September (67.8%).
Month with lowest relative humidity is April (55.3%).

  • Average rainfall in April: 4.5"

Wettest month (with highest rainfall) is July (4.6").
Driest month (with lowest rainfall) is February (3.1").

  • Average rainfall days in April: 11.5 days

Month with highest number of rainy days is April (11.5 days).
Month with lowest number of rainy days is September (8.7 days).

  • Average snowfall in April: 0.6"

Month with highest snowfall is February (9.2").
Months with lowest snowfall are May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

  • Average snowfall days in April: 0.3 days

Month with highest number of snowfall days is January (4 days).
Months with lowest number of snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

  • Average sea temperature in April: 45°F

Best month for swimming (with highest average sea temperature) is August (73°F).
Coldest months (with lowest average sea temperature) are February and March (41°F).

  • Average daylight in April: 13h

Months with longest days are June and July (Average daylight: 15h).
Month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h).

  • Average sunshine in April: 7.5h

Months with most sunshine are July and August (Average sunshine: 8.7h).
Month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 4.5h).

  • Average UV index in April: 6

Months with highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 8).
Month with lowest UV index is December (UV index 1).