April weather forecast
Palmer, AK

The scenic Mountain Park within the Mine State Historical Park in Palmer Province, Alaska
The scenic Mountain Park within the Mine State Historical Park in Palmer Province, Alaska

Weather in April

April in Palmer, Alaska, is a cold spring month, with an average temperature varying between 36.1°F (2.3°C) and 20.5°F (-6.4°C).

Temperature

In April, the average high-temperature marginally rises from a freezing cold 27.5°F (-2.5°C) in March to a cold 36.1°F (2.3°C). In April, in Palmer, Alaska, the average low-temperature is 20.5°F (-6.4°C).

Humidity

In April, the average relative humidity is 82%.

Rainfall

In Palmer, it is raining for 17.3 days, with typically 1.1" (28mm) of accumulated precipitation. In Palmer, during the entire year, the rain falls for 190.7 days and collects up to 17.4" (442mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through May, September through December are months with snowfall in Palmer, Alaska. In Palmer, during 8.5 snowfall days, 3.43" (87mm) of snow is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 76.2 snowfall days, and 33.5" (851mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

In Palmer, the average length of the day in April is 14h and 50min.
On the first day of April in Palmer, Alaska, sunrise is at 7:17 am and sunset at 8:42 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 5:47 am and sunset at 10:00 pm AKDT.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in April in Palmer is 8.4h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in April in Palmer is 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from 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:
People with sensitive skin, children, and babies should always be protected from prolonged 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. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in April in Palmer?

The average high-temperature, in April, in Palmer, is 36.1°F (2.3°C), while the average low-temperature is 20.5°F (-6.4°C).

What is the average humidity in April in Palmer?

The average relative humidity in April in Palmer, Alaska, is 82%.

How many days does it rain in April in Palmer?

In Palmer, Alaska, in April, it is raining for 17.3 days, with typically 1.1" (28mm) of accumulated precipitation.

How much does it snow in Palmer in April?

In Palmer, Alaska, in April, during 8.5 snowfall days, 3.43" (87mm) of snow is typically accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Palmer have in April?

The average day length in April is 14h and 50min.

When are sunrise and sunset in April in Palmer?

On the first day of April, sunrise is at 7:17 am and sunset at 8:42 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 5:47 am and sunset at 10:00 pm AKDT.

How long on average sun shines in April in Palmer?

In April, the average sunshine duration in Palmer, Alaska, is 8.4h.

What is the UV index reading in April in Palmer?

In Palmer, the average daily maximum UV index in April is 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal hazard to health from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
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Average temperature in April
Palmer, AK

Average temperature in April - Palmer, AK
  • Average high temperature in April: 36.1°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (61.2°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (18.1°F).

  • Average low temperature in April: 20.5°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (44.2°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (8.1°F).

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Average pressure in April
Palmer, AK

Average pressure in April - Palmer, AK
  • Average pressure in April: 29.83"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is July (29.96"Hg).
The months with the lowest atmospheric pressure are November and December (29.7"Hg).

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Average wind speed in April
Palmer, AK

Average wind speed in April - Palmer, AK
  • Average wind speed in April: 4.5mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (5.5mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (4mph).

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Average humidity in April
Palmer, AK

Average humidity in April - Palmer, AK
  • Average humidity in April: 82%

The month with the highest relative humidity is March (87%).
The months with the lowest relative humidity are May and June (69%).

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Average rainfall in April
Palmer, AK

Average rainfall in April - Palmer, AK
  • Average rainfall in April: 1.1"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is September (2.24").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (0.91").

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Average rainfall days in April
Palmer, AK

Average rainfall days in April - Palmer, AK
  • Average rainfall days in April: 17.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is June (22.4 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (8.9 days).

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Average snowfall in April
Palmer, AK

Average snowfall in April - Palmer, AK
  • Average snowfall in April: 3.43"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (6.93").
The months with the least snowfall are June, July and August (0").

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Average snowfall days in April
Palmer, AK

Average snowfall days in April - Palmer, AK
  • Average snowfall days in April: 8.5 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (14.1 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are June, July and August (0 days).

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

Average daylight in April / Average sunshine in April - Palmer, AK
  • Average daylight in April: 14h and 50min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 19h and 23min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 5h and 29min).

  • Average sunshine in April: 8h and 24min

The month with the most sunshine is May (Average sunshine: 11h and 48min).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 3h and 54min).

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Average sunshine days in April
Palmer, AK

Average sunshine days in April - Palmer, AK
  • Average sunshine days in April: 6.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (13.9 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is June (5.3 days).

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Average UV index in April
Palmer, AK

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

The months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 4).
The months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 1).

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Average cloud cover in April
Palmer, AK

Average cloud cover in April - Palmer, AK
  • Average cloud cover in April: 46

The month with the most cloud cover is April (Cloud cover 46).
The month with the least cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 37).

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Average visibility in April
Palmer, AK

Average visibility in April - Palmer, AK
  • Average visibility in April: 4mi

The months with the highest visibility are May, June, July, August, September, October and November (6mi).
The months with the lowest visibility are February, March and April (4mi).

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