April weather forecast
Fairbanks, AK

The scenic Fairbanks City in Alaska, seen from across the Chena River
The scenic Fairbanks City in Alaska, seen from across the Chena River

Weather in April

April is a cold spring month in Fairbanks, Alaska, with temperature in the range of an average low of 22.3°F (-5.4°C) and an average high of 38.1°F (3.4°C).

Temperature

In Fairbanks, the average high-temperature significantly increases, from a freezing cold 20.5°F (-6.4°C) in March, to a cold 38.1°F (3.4°C). In Fairbanks, Alaska, in April, the average low-temperature is 22.3°F (-5.4°C).

Humidity

In April, the average relative humidity in Fairbanks, Alaska, is 86%.

Rainfall

In Fairbanks, during April, the rain falls for 11.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.83" (21mm) of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 100.5 rainfall days, and 10.87" (276mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Fairbanks are January through May, August through December. In Fairbanks, in April, snow falls for 8.9 days, with typically accumulated 2.95" (75mm) of snow. Throughout the year, there are 74.3 snowfall days, and 24.49" (622mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

The average length of the day in April is 15.3h.

Sunshine

In Fairbanks, the average sunshine in April is 7.4h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Fairbanks is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 2 in April transform into the following instructions:
Most people can stay in the Sun for up to 1 hour without burning, apart from children that always must be protected from sun exposure. 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.
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FAQ

What is the average humidity in April in Fairbanks?

In April, the average relative humidity in Fairbanks is 86%.

How many days does it rain in April in Fairbanks?

In Fairbanks, during April, the rain falls for 11.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.83" (21mm) of precipitation.

How many days does it snow in April in Fairbanks?

In Fairbanks, Alaska, during April, snow falls for 8.9 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.95" (75mm) of snow.

What is the average length of the day in April in Fairbanks?

The average length of the day in April is 15.3h.

How many hours of sunshine does Fairbanks have in April?

The average sunshine in April in Fairbanks, Alaska, is 7.4h.

What is the UV index reading in April in Fairbanks?

The average daily maximum UV index in April in Fairbanks, Alaska, is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in April
Fairbanks, AK

Average temperature in April - Fairbanks, AK
  • Average high temperature in April: 3.4°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (21.5°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (-16.6°C).

  • Average low temperature in April: -5.4°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (10.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-22.8°C).

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Average pressure in April
Fairbanks, AK

Average pressure in April - Fairbanks, AK
  • Average pressure in April: 1011.6mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is February (1015mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is September (1008.2mbar).

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Average wind speed in April
Fairbanks, AK

Average wind speed in April - Fairbanks, AK
  • Average wind speed in April: 7.5km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is May (8km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is November (6.7km/h).

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Average humidity in April
Fairbanks, AK

Average humidity in April - Fairbanks, AK
  • Average humidity in April: 86%

The month with the highest relative humidity is March (93%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is June (56%).

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Average rainfall in April
Fairbanks, AK

Average rainfall in April - Fairbanks, AK
  • Average rainfall in April: 21mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (62mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (8mm).

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Average rainfall days in April
Fairbanks, AK

Average rainfall days in April - Fairbanks, AK
  • Average rainfall days in April: 11.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (16.4 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (1.8 days).

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Average snowfall in April
Fairbanks, AK

Average snowfall in April - Fairbanks, AK
  • Average snowfall in April: 75mm

The month with the highest snowfall is November (165mm).
Months with the least snowfall are June and July (0mm).

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Average snowfall days in April
Fairbanks, AK

Average snowfall days in April - Fairbanks, AK
  • Average snowfall days in April: 8.9 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is November (13.3 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June and July (0 days).

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Average daylight in April /
Average sunshine in April
Fairbanks, AK

Average daylight in April / Average sunshine in April - Fairbanks, AK
  • Average daylight in April: 15.3h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 21.5h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 4h).

  • Average sunshine in April: 7.4h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 12.1h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 2h).

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Average sunshine days in April
Fairbanks, AK

Average sunshine days in April - Fairbanks, AK
  • Average sunshine days in April: 12.2 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (21.4 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is April (12.2 days).

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Average UV index in April
Fairbanks, AK

Average UV index in April - Fairbanks, AK
  • Average UV index in April: 2

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 5).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, November and December (UV index 1).

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Average cloud cover in April
Fairbanks, AK

Average cloud cover in April - Fairbanks, AK
  • Average cloud cover in April: 53

Months with the most cloud cover are March, April and November (Cloud cover 53).
The month with the least cloud cover is May (Cloud cover 39).

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Average visibility in April
Fairbanks, AK

Average visibility in April - Fairbanks, AK
  • Average visibility in April: 7km

The month with the highest visibility is June (10km).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March and December (6km).

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