April weather forecast and climate
Raleigh, NC

The George Washington statue overlooking the city buildings of Raleigh, North Carolina
The George Washington statue overlooking the city buildings of Raleigh, North Carolina
April is an agreeable spring month in Raleigh, North Carolina, with average temperature varying between 52.2°F (11.2°C) and 70.5°F (21.4°C).

Temperature

In Raleigh, the average high-temperature increases, from a mild 59.5°F (15.3°C) in March, to an agreeable 70.5°F (21.4°C). The average low-temperature, in Raleigh, is 52.2°F (11.2°C).

Humidity

Months with the lowest humidity in Raleigh are January, March, April, June, July and November, with an average relative humidity of 73%.

Rainfall

In Raleigh, North Carolina, during April, the rain falls for 14.7 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.56" (65mm) of precipitation. In Raleigh, during the entire year, the rain falls for 163.2 days and collects up to 32.2" (818mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

April through October are months without snowfall in Raleigh.

Daylight

In April, the average length of the day is 13.1h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Raleigh is 9.4h.

UV index

In April, the average daily maximum UV index is 5. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 5 in April transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. 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 Raleigh?

In April, the average high-temperature is 70.5°F (21.4°C), and the average low-temperature is 52.2°F (11.2°C).

What are the least humid months in Raleigh?

January, March, April, June, July and November, with an average relative humidity of 73%, are the least humid months in Raleigh.

What is the average humidity in April in Raleigh?

In Raleigh, North Carolina, the average relative humidity in April is 73%.

How many days does it rain in April in Raleigh?

In Raleigh, in April, it is raining for 14.7 days, with typically 2.56" (65mm) of accumulated precipitation.

Does it snow in Raleigh in April?

In April, in Raleigh, it doesn't snow. March is the latest month when it typically snows.

When it does not snow in Raleigh?

April through October are months without snowfall.

How many hours of daylight does Raleigh have in April?

In Raleigh, North Carolina, the average length of the day in April is 13.1h.

How many hours of sunshine does Raleigh have in April?

In Raleigh, North Carolina, the average sunshine in April is 9.4h.

What is the UV index intensity in April in Raleigh?

In Raleigh, the average daily maximum UV index in April is 5. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in April - Raleigh, NC
  • Average high temperature in April: 70.5°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (89.4°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (48°F).

  • Average low temperature in April: 52.2°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (71.1°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (32.9°F).

Average pressure in April - Raleigh, NC
  • Average pressure in April: 30.01"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.15").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.96").

Average wind speed in April - Raleigh, NC
  • Average wind speed in April: 8.3mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (8.3mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (5.3mph).

Average humidity in April - Raleigh, NC
  • Average humidity in April: 73%

Months with the highest relative humidity are May, September and December (76%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are January, March, April, June, July and November (73%).

Average rainfall in April - Raleigh, NC
  • Average rainfall in April: 2.56"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (3.43").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is October (2.13").

Average rainfall days in April - Raleigh, NC
  • Average rainfall days in April: 14.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (18.1 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (9.1 days).

Average snowfall in April - Raleigh, NC
  • Average snowfall in April: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (1.46").
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

Average snowfall days in April - Raleigh, NC
  • Average snowfall days in April: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (2.1 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average daylight in April / Average sunshine in April - Raleigh, NC
  • Average daylight in April: 13.1h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.6h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.8h).

  • Average sunshine in April: 9.4h

Months with the most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 10.8h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5.5h).

Average sunshine days in April - Raleigh, NC
  • Average sunshine days in April: 13.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (19.6 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (10.5 days).

Average UV index in April - Raleigh, NC
  • Average UV index in April: 5

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 7).
The month with the lowest UV index is January (UV index 2).

Average cloud cover in April - Raleigh, NC
  • Average cloud cover in April: 36

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 42).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 30).

Average visibility in April - Raleigh, NC
  • Average visibility in April: 6mi

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