Kodiak
Alaska, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

April weather forecast and climate
Kodiak, AK

Natural forests, mountains, and distant hill ranges surrounding the small town of Kodiak in Alaska
Natural forests, mountains, and distant hill ranges surrounding the small town of Kodiak in Alaska
April is a chilly spring month in Kodiak, Alaska, with average temperature ranging between max 43.7°F (6.5°C) and min 31.5°F (-0.3°C).

Temperature

In April, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in March - a frosty 43.7°F (6.5°C). In April, in Kodiak, Alaska, the average low-temperature is 31.5°F (-0.3°C).

Rainfall

In Kodiak, during 16 rainfall days, 5.5" (139.2mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Kodiak, Alaska, during the entire year, the rain falls for 191 days and collects up to 75.4" (1913.9mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through May, October through December are months with snowfall. During April, Kodiak regularly aggregates up to 7.4" (188mm) of snow. In Kodiak, during the entire year, snow aggregates up to 77.6" (1971mm).

Ocean temperature

In Kodiak, the average seawater temperature is 40.3°F (4.6°C).
Note: For swimming, this is considered very dangerous and immediately life-threatening. Total loss of breathing control instantly occurs, and clear thinking becomes almost impossible. A specialized swimsuit is obligatory to minimize thermal loss.

Daylight

In Kodiak, the average length of the day is 14.4h.

Sunshine

In April, the average sunshine in Kodiak is 8h.

UV index

In Kodiak, the average daily maximum UV index in April is 3. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 3 transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions - Protection against sunburn is recommended. 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in April in Kodiak?

In Kodiak, Alaska, in April, the average high-temperature is 43.7°F (6.5°C), and the average low-temperature is 31.5°F (-0.3°C).

How many days does it rain in April in Kodiak?

In Kodiak, during April, the rain falls for 16 days and regularly aggregates up to 5.5" (139.2mm) of precipitation.

How much does it snow in Kodiak in April?

During April, Kodiak regularly aggregates up to 7.4" (188mm) of snow.

What is the water temperature in April in Kodiak?

In April, the average ocean temperature is 40.3°F (4.6°C). For swimming, this is considered very dangerous and immediately life-threatening. Total loss of breathing control instantly occurs, and clear thinking becomes almost impossible. A specialized swimsuit is obligatory to minimize thermal loss.

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

In April, the average length of the day in Kodiak, Alaska, is 14.4h.

How many hours of sunshine does Kodiak have in April?

In April, the average sunshine in Kodiak is 8h.

How high is the UV index in April in Kodiak?

In Kodiak, the average daily maximum UV index in April is 3. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in April - Kodiak, AK
  • Average high temperature in April: 6.5°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (16.6°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (1.7°C).

  • Average low temperature in April: -0.3°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (9.1°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-4.1°C).

Average rainfall in April - Kodiak, AK
  • Average rainfall in April: 139.2mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (212.3mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (104.6mm).

Average rainfall days in April - Kodiak, AK
  • Average rainfall days in April: 16 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are January, May and December (17 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is August (14 days).

Average snowfall in April - Kodiak, AK
  • Average snowfall in April: 188mm

The month with the highest snowfall is February (444.5mm).
Months with the lowest snowfall are June, July, August and September (0mm).

Average sea temperature in April - Kodiak, AK
  • Average sea temperature in April: 4.6°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (11.9°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is March (4.2°C).

Average daylight in April / Average sunshine in April - Kodiak, AK
  • Average daylight in April: 14.4h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 18h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 6.6h).

  • Average sunshine in April: 8h

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

Average UV index in April - Kodiak, AK
  • Average UV index in April: 3

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 5).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 0).