April weather forecast and climate
Rifton, NY

April is a mild spring month in Rifton, New York, with temperature in the range of an average high of 56.7°F (13.7°C) and an average low of 37.9°F (3.3°C).

Temperature

In April, the average high-temperature rises, from a frosty 43.9°F (6.6°C) in March, to a moderate 56.7°F (13.7°C). In April, the average low-temperature is 37.9°F (3.3°C).

Humidity

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

Rainfall

In Rifton, in April, it is raining for 14.4 days, with typically 2.09" (53mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in Rifton, there are 141.4 rainfall days, and 22.44" (570mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through May, October through December are months with snowfall. In April, it is snowing for 0.8 days. Throughout April, 0.39" (10mm) of snow is accumulated. In Rifton, New York, during the entire year, snow falls for 30.6 days, and aggregates up to 16.38" (416mm) of snow.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Rifton is 13.4h.

Sunshine

In Rifton, the average sunshine is 8.3h.

UV index

In Rifton, 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 the UV radiation for the average person.
Note: In April, the average maximum UV index of 3 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against the skin and eye damage is obliged. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in April in Rifton?

In April, in Rifton, the average high-temperature is 56.7°F (13.7°C), and the average low-temperature is 37.9°F (3.3°C).

What is the least humid month in Rifton?

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

What is the average humidity in April in Rifton?

In Rifton, New York, the average relative humidity in April is 74%.

How much does it rain in Rifton in April?

In Rifton, in April, during 14.4 rainfall days, 2.09" (53mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How many days does it snow in April in Rifton?

In Rifton, in April, during 0.8 snowfall days, 0.39" (10mm) of snow is typically accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Rifton have in April?

The average length of the day in April is 13.4h.

How many hours of sunshine does Rifton have in April?

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

How high is the UV index in April in Rifton?

In Rifton, the average daily maximum UV index in April is 3. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium hazard to health from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in April - Rifton, NY
  • Average high temperature in April: 56.7°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (82.9°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (32°F).

  • Average low temperature in April: 37.9°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (60.4°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (19°F).

Average pressure in April - Rifton, NY
  • Average pressure in April: 29.98"

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

Average wind speed in April - Rifton, NY
  • Average wind speed in April: 6.3mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is March (6.6mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (4.3mph).

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

Months with the highest relative humidity are February and December (82%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (74%).

Average rainfall in April - Rifton, NY
  • Average rainfall in April: 2.09"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (2.36").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (1.3").

Average rainfall days in April - Rifton, NY
  • Average rainfall days in April: 14.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (15.9 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (6.8 days).

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

The month with the highest snowfall is February (4.13").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in April - Rifton, NY
  • Average snowfall days in April: 0.8 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (7.8 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in April / Average sunshine in April - Rifton, NY
  • Average daylight in April: 13.4h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.2h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.2h).

  • Average sunshine in April: 8.3h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.6h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4.5h).

Average sunshine days in April - Rifton, NY
  • Average sunshine days in April: 13.9 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (19.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is June (12.7 days).

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

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

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

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 50).
The month with the least cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 34).

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

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