April weather forecast
Poughkeepsie, NY

The colorful houses, clear roads, and colored brown and golden trees in Poughkeepsie, New York
The colorful houses, clear roads, and colored brown and golden trees in Poughkeepsie, New York

Weather in April

April is a moderate spring month in Poughkeepsie, New York, with an average temperature varying between 38.8°F (3.8°C) and 57.4°F (14.1°C).

Temperature

In April, the average high-temperature increases from a chilly 44.2°F (6.8°C) in March to a moderate 57.4°F (14.1°C). In Poughkeepsie, the average low-temperature is 38.8°F (3.8°C).

Humidity

April is the least humid month in Poughkeepsie, with an average relative humidity of 74%.

Rainfall

In April, in Poughkeepsie, the rain falls for 15.9 days. Throughout April, 2.64" (67mm) of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Poughkeepsie, there are 157.6 rainfall days, and 28.9" (734mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through May, October through December are months with snowfall in Poughkeepsie. In Poughkeepsie, snow falls for 0.9 days, with typically accumulated 0.39" (10mm) of snow. In Poughkeepsie, New York, during the entire year, snow falls for 35.9 days and aggregates up to 16.57" (421mm) of snow.

Daylight

In Poughkeepsie, New York, the average length of the day in April is 13h and 22min.
On the first day of April, sunrise is at 6:38 am and sunset at 7:20 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 5:53 am and sunset at 7:52 pm EDT.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in April is 8.3h.

UV index

In Poughkeepsie, the average daily maximum UV index in April is 3. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate threat to health from unsafe exposure to UV radiation for the average person.
Note: In April, the average maximum UV index of 3 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions. Light skin individuals may get burned in less than 30 minutes. 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. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in April in Poughkeepsie?

The average high-temperature, in April, in Poughkeepsie, New York, is 57.4°F (14.1°C), while the average low-temperature is 38.8°F (3.8°C).

What is the least humid month in Poughkeepsie?

With an average relative humidity of 74%, April is the least humid month in Poughkeepsie.

What is the average humidity in April in Poughkeepsie?

In Poughkeepsie, the average relative humidity in April is 74%.

How much does it rain in Poughkeepsie in April?

In April, in Poughkeepsie, the rain falls for 15.9 days. Throughout April, 2.64" (67mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

How much does it snow in Poughkeepsie in April?

In Poughkeepsie, New York, in April, during 0.9 snowfall days, 0.39" (10mm) of snow is typically accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Poughkeepsie have in April?

In Poughkeepsie, the average day length in April is 13h and 22min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in April in Poughkeepsie?

On the first day of April, sunrise is at 6:38 am and sunset at 7:20 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 5:53 am and sunset at 7:52 pm EDT.

How many hours of sunshine does Poughkeepsie have in April?

In April, the average sunshine duration in Poughkeepsie, New York, is 8.3h.

How high is the UV index in April in Poughkeepsie?

In Poughkeepsie, the average daily maximum UV index in April is 3. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health threat from exposure to Sun's UV rays.
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Average temperature in April
Poughkeepsie, NY

Average temperature in April - Poughkeepsie, NY
  • Average high temperature in April: 57.4°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (83.7°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (32.7°F).

  • Average low temperature in April: 38.8°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (61.5°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (20.1°F).

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Average pressure in April
Poughkeepsie, NY

Average pressure in April - Poughkeepsie, NY
  • Average pressure in April: 29.98"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.1"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.93"Hg).

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Average wind speed in April
Poughkeepsie, NY

Average wind speed in April - Poughkeepsie, NY
  • Average wind speed in April: 6.6mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is March (6.8mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (4.3mph).

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Average humidity in April
Poughkeepsie, NY

Average humidity in April - Poughkeepsie, NY
  • Average humidity in April: 74%

The months with the highest relative humidity are February and December (81%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (74%).

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Average rainfall in April
Poughkeepsie, NY

Average rainfall in April - Poughkeepsie, NY
  • Average rainfall in April: 2.64"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (3.07").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (1.73").

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Average rainfall days in April
Poughkeepsie, NY

Average rainfall days in April - Poughkeepsie, NY
  • Average rainfall days in April: 15.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (16.4 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (8.6 days).

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Average snowfall in April
Poughkeepsie, NY

Average snowfall in April - Poughkeepsie, NY
  • Average snowfall in April: 0.39"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (4.21").
The months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in April
Poughkeepsie, NY

Average snowfall days in April - Poughkeepsie, NY
  • Average snowfall days in April: 0.9 days

The months with the highest number of snowfall days are January and February (9.8 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
Poughkeepsie, NY

Average daylight in April / Average sunshine in April - Poughkeepsie, NY
  • Average daylight in April: 13h and 22min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h and 10min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 13min).

  • Average sunshine in April: 8h and 18min

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10h and 24min).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4h and 24min).

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Average sunshine days in April
Poughkeepsie, NY

Average sunshine days in April - Poughkeepsie, NY
  • Average sunshine days in April: 11.4 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (17.2 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is April (11.4 days).

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Average UV index in April
Poughkeepsie, NY

Average UV index in April - Poughkeepsie, NY
  • Average UV index in April: 3

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, March, November and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in April
Poughkeepsie, NY

Average cloud cover in April - Poughkeepsie, NY
  • Average cloud cover in April: 47

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 50).
The months with the least cloud cover are July and August (Cloud cover 36).

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Average visibility in April
Poughkeepsie, NY

Average visibility in April - Poughkeepsie, NY
  • Average visibility in April: 6mi

The month with the highest visibility is April (6mi).
The months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (5mi).

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