April weather forecast and climate
Montpelier, VT

Sunset in the scenic leafy town of Montpelier, Vermont, in autumn
Sunset in the scenic leafy town of Montpelier, Vermont, in autumn
April in Montpelier, Vermont, is a frosty spring month, with average temperature varying between 48.2°F (9°C) and 31.5°F (-0.3°C).

Temperature

In April, the average high-temperature rises, from a cold 34.3°F (1.3°C) in March, to a frosty 48.2°F (9°C). In April, in Montpelier, Vermont, the average low-temperature is 31.5°F (-0.3°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in April is 78%.

Rainfall

In April, in Montpelier, the rain falls for 16.3 days. Throughout April, 2.91" (74mm) of precipitation is accumulated. In Montpelier, Vermont, during the entire year, the rain falls for 166.6 days and collects up to 32.01" (813mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Montpelier are January through May, October through December. In Montpelier, in April, snow falls for 8.7 days, with typically accumulated 5.16" (131mm) of snow. Throughout the year, there are 107.7 snowfall days, and 58.82" (1494mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

In April, the average length of the day is 13.5h.

Sunshine

In Montpelier, Vermont, the average sunshine is 6.4h.

UV index

In Montpelier, Vermont, the average daily maximum UV index is 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a low threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: In April, the average maximum UV index of 2 translate into the following recommendations:
People with sensitive skin, children, and babies should always be protected from prolonged sun exposure. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in April in Montpelier?

The average high-temperature, in April, in Montpelier, Vermont, is 48.2°F (9°C), while the average low-temperature is 31.5°F (-0.3°C).

What is the average humidity in April in Montpelier?

In April, the average relative humidity in Montpelier, Vermont, is 78%.

How many days does it rain in April in Montpelier?

In April, in Montpelier, Vermont, the rain falls for 16.3 days. Throughout April, 2.91" (74mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

How many days does it snow in April in Montpelier?

In Montpelier, in April, snow falls for 8.7 days, with typically accumulated 5.16" (131mm) of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Montpelier have in April?

In Montpelier, the average length of the day in April is 13.5h.

How many hours of sunshine does Montpelier have in April?

The average sunshine in April is 6.4h.

How high is the UV index in April in Montpelier?

The average daily maximum UV index in April in Montpelier, Vermont, is 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a minimal health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in April - Montpelier, VT
  • Average high temperature in April: 9°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (24.9°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (-4.9°C).

  • Average low temperature in April: -0.3°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (12.9°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-11.8°C).

Average pressure in April - Montpelier, VT
  • Average pressure in April: 1014.4mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (1018.3mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (1012.8mbar).

Average wind speed in April - Montpelier, VT
  • Average wind speed in April: 11.7km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (11.7km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (8km/h).

Average humidity in April - Montpelier, VT
  • Average humidity in April: 78%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January and February (89%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is May (76%).

Average rainfall in April - Montpelier, VT
  • Average rainfall in April: 74mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (87mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (53mm).

Average rainfall days in April - Montpelier, VT
  • Average rainfall days in April: 16.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is June (18.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (6.8 days).

Average snowfall in April - Montpelier, VT
  • Average snowfall in April: 131mm

The month with the highest snowfall is February (338mm).
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0mm).

Average snowfall days in April - Montpelier, VT
  • Average snowfall days in April: 8.7 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (22.3 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in April / Average sunshine in April - Montpelier, VT
  • Average daylight in April: 13.5h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.5h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.9h).

  • Average sunshine in April: 6.4h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 9.8h).
Months with the least sunshine are January and February (Average sunshine: 2.7).

Average sunshine days in April - Montpelier, VT
  • Average sunshine days in April: 8.6 days

The month with the most sunshine days is September (14.6 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (5.5 days).

Average UV index in April - Montpelier, VT
  • 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, November and December (UV index 1).

Average cloud cover in April - Montpelier, VT
  • Average cloud cover in April: 59

Months with the most cloud cover are January and February (Cloud cover 74).
The month with the least cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 39).

Average visibility in April - Montpelier, VT
  • Average visibility in April: 8km

Months with the highest visibility are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (8km).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March and December (7km).