Montpelier
Vermont, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

April weather forecast and climate
Montpelier, VT

Sunset in the scenic leafy town of Montpelier, Vermont, in autumn
Sunset in the scenic leafy town of Montpelier, Vermont, in autumn
April in Montpelier, Vermont, is a fresh spring month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 53.2°F (11.8°C) and an average low of 31.5°F (-0.3°C).

Temperature

In Montpelier, the average high-temperature increases, from a wintry 39°F (3.9°C) in March, to a fresh 53.2°F (11.8°C). In Montpelier, the average low-temperature is 31.5°F (-0.3°C).

Rainfall

In April, in Montpelier, the rain falls for 12.6 days. Throughout April, 2.7" (67.6mm) of precipitation is accumulated. In Montpelier, during the entire year, the rain falls for 148.6 days and collects up to 37.3" (946.6mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Montpelier are January through April, October through December.

Daylight

The average length of the day in April is 13.5h.

Sunshine

In Montpelier, the average sunshine is 7h.

UV index

In April, the average daily maximum UV index in Montpelier is 5. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
In April, the average maximum UV index of 5 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against sunburn is recommended. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.

What is the temperature in April in Montpelier?

In April, the average high-temperature is 53.2°F (11.8°C), and the average low-temperature is 31.5°F (-0.3°C).

How much does it rain in Montpelier in April?

In Montpelier, Vermont, in April, it is raining for 12.6 days, with typically 2.7" (67.6mm) of accumulated precipitation.

What is the last month it snows in Montpelier?

April is the last month it regularly snows in Montpelier. During 3.3 snowfall days, in April, Montpelier aggregates 4.9" (124.5mm) of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Montpelier have in April?

The average length of the day in April is 13.5h.

How many hours of sunshine does Montpelier have in April?

The average sunshine in April in Montpelier is 7h.

What is the UV index reading in April in Montpelier?

In Montpelier, Vermont, the average daily maximum UV index in April is 5. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in April - Montpelier, VT
  • Average high temperature in April: 53.3°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (78.5°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (26.4°F).

  • Average low temperature in April: 31.5°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (55.7°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (7°F).

Average rainfall in April - Montpelier, VT
  • Average rainfall in April: 2.7"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (4.1").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (2").

Average rainfall days in April - Montpelier, VT
  • Average rainfall days in April: 12.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (14.4 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is September (10.4 days).

Average snowfall in April - Montpelier, VT
  • Average snowfall in April: 4.9"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (22.6").
Months with the lowest snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in April - Montpelier, VT
  • Average snowfall days in April: 3.3 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (12 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in April / Average sunshine in April - Montpelier, VT
  • Average daylight in April: 13.5h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.5h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.9h).

  • Average sunshine in April: 7h

Months with most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 9h).
Months with least sunshine are November and December (Average sunshine: 3).

Average UV index in April - Montpelier, VT
  • Average UV index in April: 5

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 8).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 1).