Santa Fe
New Mexico, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

April weather forecast and climate
Santa Fe, NM

Beautiful sunset over the St. Francis of Assisi Basilica in Santa Fe, New Mexico
Beautiful sunset over the St. Francis of Assisi Basilica in Santa Fe, New Mexico
April in Santa Fe, New Mexico, is a comfortable spring month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 64.8°F (18.2°C) and an average low of 32.4°F (0.2°C).

Temperature

In April, the average high-temperature slightly increases, from a mild 55.9°F (13.3°C) in March, to a comfortable 64.8°F (18.2°C). The average low-temperature, in April, is 32.4°F (0.2°C).

Rainfall

In April, in Santa Fe, the rain falls for 4 days. Throughout April, 0.8" (19.6mm) of precipitation is accumulated. In Santa Fe, during the entire year, the rain falls for 65.7 days and collects up to 14.2" (360.3mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

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

Daylight

The average length of the day in April is 13.1h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in April is 10h.

UV index

In April, the average daily maximum UV index is 9. A UV Index reading of 8 to 10 represents a very high health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 9 interpret into the following advice:
Take special precautions, as unprotected eyes and skin can be burned and damaged quickly. The Sun's UV radiation is most powerful between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. To the extent possible, limit exposure to the direct sun during these hours. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects. 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 Santa Fe?

In Santa Fe, in April, the average high-temperature is 64.8°F (18.2°C), and the average low-temperature is 32.4°F (0.2°C).

How much does it rain in Santa Fe in April?

In April, in Santa Fe, New Mexico, the rain falls for 4 days. Throughout April, 0.8" (19.6mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the last month it snows in Santa Fe?

April is the last month it regularly snows in Santa Fe, New Mexico. During 0.4 snowfall days, in April, Santa Fe aggregates 0.4" (10.2mm) of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Santa Fe have in April?

The average length of the day in April in Santa Fe is 13.1h.

How many hours of sunshine does Santa Fe have in April?

In Santa Fe, the average sunshine in April is 10h.

How high is the UV index in April in Santa Fe?

In April, the average daily maximum UV index in Santa Fe is 9. A UV Index reading of 8 to 10 represents a very high health risk from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in April - Santa Fe, NM
  • Average high temperature in April: 18.2°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (29.9°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (6.2°C).

  • Average low temperature in April: 0.2°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (12.4°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and December (-8.1°C).

Average rainfall in April - Santa Fe, NM
  • Average rainfall in April: 19.6mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (59.2mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (13.5mm).

Average rainfall days in April - Santa Fe, NM
  • Average rainfall days in April: 4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (10.3 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is January (3.4 days).

Average snowfall in April - Santa Fe, NM
  • Average snowfall in April: 10.2mm

The month with the highest snowfall is December (203.2mm).
Months with the lowest snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0mm).

Average snowfall days in April - Santa Fe, NM
  • Average snowfall days in April: 0.4 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is December (2.2 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 - Santa Fe, NM
  • Average daylight in April: 13.1h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.5h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.8h).

  • Average sunshine in April: 10h

Months with most sunshine are May, June and July (Average sunshine: 11h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 7h).

Average UV index in April - Santa Fe, NM
  • Average UV index in April: 9

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 3).