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 moderate spring month, with average temperature ranging between max 59.7°F (15.4°C) and min 36.1°F (2.3°C).

Temperature

In April, the average high-temperature slightly increases, from a cool 52.9°F (11.6°C) in March, to a moderate 59.7°F (15.4°C). In Santa Fe, in April, the average low-temperature is 36.1°F (2.3°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity is 36%.

Rainfall

The month with the least rainfall in Santa Fe is April when the rain falls for 7.1 days and typically collects 0.55" (14mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through May, October through December. In Santa Fe, in April, snow falls for 2.8 days, with typically accumulated 1.42" (36mm) of snow. In Santa Fe, during the entire year, snow falls for 36 days, and aggregates up to 22.68" (576mm) of snow.

Daylight

In Santa Fe, New Mexico, the average length of the day is 13.1h.

Sunshine

In Santa Fe, the average sunshine in April is 11.4h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Santa Fe is 4. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 4 in April transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions - Protection against sunburn is recommended. 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.

What is the temperature in April in Santa Fe?

The average high-temperature, in April, in Santa Fe, is 59.7°F (15.4°C), while the average low-temperature is 36.1°F (2.3°C).

What is the average humidity in April in Santa Fe?

In April, the average relative humidity in Santa Fe, New Mexico, is 36%.

How much does it rain in Santa Fe in April?

In Santa Fe, during April, the rain falls for 7.1 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.55" (14mm) of precipitation.

What is the driest month in Santa Fe?

The month with the least rainfall is April when the rain falls for 7.1 days and typically collects 0.55" (14mm) of precipitation.

How much does it snow in Santa Fe in April?

In Santa Fe, New Mexico, in April, during 2.8 snowfall days, 1.42" (36mm) of snow is typically accumulated.

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

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

How long on average sun shines in April in Santa Fe?

The average sunshine in April is 11.4h.

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

In April, the average daily maximum UV index is 4. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in April - Santa Fe, NM
  • Average high temperature in April: 15.4°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (27.5°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (4°C).

  • Average low temperature in April: 2.3°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (15.1°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is December (-5.8°C).

Average pressure in April - Santa Fe, NM
  • Average pressure in April: 1012mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (1021.2mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is April (1012mbar).

Average wind speed in April - Santa Fe, NM
  • Average wind speed in April: 14.3km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (14.3km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (9.4km/h).

Average humidity in April - Santa Fe, NM
  • Average humidity in April: 36%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (67%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is June (32%).

Average rainfall in April - Santa Fe, NM
  • Average rainfall in April: 14mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (44mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is April (14mm).

Average rainfall days in April - Santa Fe, NM
  • Average rainfall days in April: 7.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (14.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (3.4 days).

Average snowfall in April - Santa Fe, NM
  • Average snowfall in April: 36mm

The month with the highest snowfall is December (145mm).
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0mm).

Average snowfall days in April - Santa Fe, NM
  • Average snowfall days in April: 2.8 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is December (7.9 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are 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 the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.8h).

  • Average sunshine in April: 11.4h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 12h).
Months with the least sunshine are January, February and December (Average sunshine: 7.1).

Average sunshine days in April - Santa Fe, NM
  • Average sunshine days in April: 18.6 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (23.6 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (8.8 days).

Average UV index in April - Santa Fe, NM
  • Average UV index in April: 4

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 2).

Average cloud cover in April - Santa Fe, NM
  • Average cloud cover in April: 16

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 21).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 10).

Average visibility in April - Santa Fe, NM
  • Average visibility in April: 10km

Months with the highest visibility are March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (10km).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February and December (9km).