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 is a cool spring month in Montpelier, Vermont, with average temperature ranging between max 53.2°F (11.8°C) and min 31.5°F (-0.3°C).

Temperature

In April, the average high-temperature increases, from a cold 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 Montpelier, Vermont, during 12.6 rainfall days, 2.7" (67.6mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 148.6 rainfall days, and 37.3" (946.6mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through April, October through December. April is the last month it regularly snows. During 3.3 snowfall days, Montpelier aggregates 4.9" (124.5mm) of snow. Throughout the year, there are 50.2 snowfall days, and 94.2" (2392.7mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

In April, the average length of the day is 13.5h.

Sunshine

In Montpelier, the average sunshine is 7h.

UV index

In April, the average daily maximum UV index is 5. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 5 interpret into the following advice:
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. 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, in Montpelier, 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 April, in Montpelier, Vermont, the rain falls for 12.6 days. Throughout April, 2.7" (67.6mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the last month it snows in Montpelier?

April is the last month it regularly snows. 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?

In April, the average length of the day in Montpelier is 13.5h.

How many hours of sunshine does Montpelier have in April?

The average sunshine in April is 7h.

What is the UV index intensity in April in Montpelier?

In April, the average daily maximum UV index in Montpelier is 5. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium health risk 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).