Winston-Salem
North Carolina, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

April weather forecast and climate
Winston-Salem, NC

Lit skyscrapers and streets seen at dusk in Winston - Salem City, North Carolina, and a far view of the colorful sunset sky, with orange and red parts
Lit skyscrapers and streets seen at dusk in Winston - Salem City, North Carolina, and a far view of the colorful sunset sky, with orange and red parts
April in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, is an agreeable spring month, with average temperature varying between 45.7°F (7.6°C) and 70°F (21.1°C).

Temperature

In Winston-Salem, North Carolina, the average high-temperature increases, from a mild 60.6°F (15.9°C) in March, to a pleasant 70°F (21.1°C). The average low-temperature, in Winston-Salem, is 45.7°F (7.6°C).

Rainfall

In April, in Winston-Salem, the rain falls for 9 days. Throughout April, 3.4" (87.6mm) of precipitation is accumulated. In Winston-Salem, during the entire year, the rain falls for 106 days and collects up to 43.4" (1102.3mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through April, November and December.

Daylight

In Winston-Salem, the average length of the day in April is 13.1h.

Sunshine

In Winston-Salem, the average sunshine is 8h.

UV index

In Winston-Salem, the average daily maximum UV index is 7. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
The average daily UV index of 7 transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions and adopt sun safety practices. Protection against sunburn is obliged. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. 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 Winston-Salem?

In Winston-Salem, North Carolina, in April, the average high-temperature is 70°F (21.1°C), and the average low-temperature is 45.7°F (7.6°C).

How much does it rain in Winston-Salem in April?

In Winston-Salem, in April, it is raining for 9 days, with typically 3.4" (87.6mm) of accumulated precipitation.

What is the last month it snows in Winston-Salem?

April is the last month it regularly snows in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. Throughout April, Winston-Salem aggregates 0.3" (7.6mm) of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Winston-Salem have in April?

The average length of the day in April in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, is 13.1h.

How many hours of sunshine does Winston-Salem have in April?

The average sunshine in April is 8h.

What is the UV index reading in April in Winston-Salem?

In Winston-Salem, North Carolina, the average daily maximum UV index in April is 7. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in April - Winston-Salem, NC
  • Average high temperature in April: 69.9°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (87.8°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (49.5°F).

  • Average low temperature in April: 45.7°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (66.8°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (28.8°F).

Average rainfall in April - Winston-Salem, NC
  • Average rainfall in April: 3.5"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (4.7").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is November (2.6").

Average rainfall days in April - Winston-Salem, NC
  • Average rainfall days in April: 9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (11 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is October (6 days).

Average snowfall in April - Winston-Salem, NC
  • Average snowfall in April: 0.3"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (3").
Months with the lowest snowfall are May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.6h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.7h).

  • Average sunshine in April: 8h

Months with most sunshine are May, June and July (Average sunshine: 9h).
Months with least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 5).

Average UV index in April - Winston-Salem, NC
  • Average UV index in April: 7

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 10).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 2).