April weather forecast
Athens, West VA

Weather in April

April is an enjoyable spring month in Athens, West Virginia, with an average temperature ranging between max 61.7°F (16.5°C) and min 42.3°F (5.7°C).

Temperature

In April, the average high-temperature rises from a fresh 50.4°F (10.2°C) in March to an enjoyable 61.7°F (16.5°C). The average low-temperature, in Athens, is 42.3°F (5.7°C).

Humidity

The months with the lowest humidity in Athens, West Virginia, are April, June through August and November, with an average relative humidity of 78%.

Rainfall

In April, in Athens, the rain falls for 17 days. Throughout April, 3.03" (77mm) of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Athens, there are 178.1 rainfall days, and 33.62" (854mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through May, October through December are months with snowfall in Athens. In Athens, snow falls for 3 days, with typically accumulated 2.01" (51mm) of snow. Throughout the year, there are 62.6 snowfall days, and 40.2" (1021mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

In Athens, West Virginia, the average length of the day in April is 13h and 11min.
On the first day of April, sunrise is at 7:09 am and sunset at 7:46 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:29 am and sunset at 8:12 pm EDT.

Sunshine

In April, the average sunshine in Athens is 8.3h.

UV index

In Athens, West Virginia, the average daily maximum UV index in April is 4. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate threat to health from exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: In April, the average maximum UV index of 4 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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 are the least humid months in Athens?

The months with the lowest humidity in Athens are April, June through August and November, with an average relative humidity of 78%.

What is the average humidity in April in Athens?

In Athens, West Virginia, the average relative humidity in April is 78%.

How much does it rain in Athens in April?

In April, in Athens, West Virginia, the rain falls for 17 days. Throughout April, 3.03" (77mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

How many days does it snow in April in Athens?

In April, it is snowing for 3 days. Throughout April, 2.01" (51mm) of snow is accumulated.

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

In Athens, the average day length in April is 13h and 11min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in April in Athens?

In April, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 7:09 am and sunset at 7:46 pm. On the last day of the month, in Athens, West Virginia, sunrise is at 6:29 am and sunset at 8:12 pm EDT.

How long on average sun shines in April in Athens?

The average sunshine duration in April is 8.3h.

What is the UV index reading in April in Athens?

The average daily maximum UV index in April is 4. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium hazard to health from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
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Average temperature in April
Athens, West VA

Average temperature in April - Athens, West VA
  • Average high temperature in April: 61.7°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (81.7°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (37°F).

  • Average low temperature in April: 42.3°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (59°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (23.2°F).

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Average pressure in April
Athens, West VA

Average pressure in April - Athens, West VA
  • Average pressure in April: 30"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.16"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.99"Hg).

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Average wind speed in April
Athens, West VA

Average wind speed in April - Athens, West VA
  • Average wind speed in April: 7.1mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January and February (7.6mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (4.2mph).

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Average humidity in April
Athens, West VA

Average humidity in April - Athens, West VA
  • Average humidity in April: 78%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (83%).
The months with the lowest relative humidity are April, June, July, August and November (78%).

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Average rainfall in April
Athens, West VA

Average rainfall in April - Athens, West VA
  • Average rainfall in April: 3.03"

The wettest months (with the highest rainfall) are February and May (3.5").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (1.69").

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Average rainfall days in April
Athens, West VA

Average rainfall days in April - Athens, West VA
  • Average rainfall days in April: 17 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (20.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (9.9 days).

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Average snowfall in April
Athens, West VA

Average snowfall in April - Athens, West VA
  • Average snowfall in April: 2.01"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (9.09").
The months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in April
Athens, West VA

Average snowfall days in April - Athens, West VA
  • Average snowfall days in April: 3 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (15.7 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

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Average daylight in April /
Average sunshine in April
Athens, West VA

Average daylight in April / Average sunshine in April - Athens, West VA
  • Average daylight in April: 13h and 11min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 42min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 38min).

  • Average sunshine in April: 8h and 18min

The months with the most sunshine are June, July and August (Average sunshine: 9h and 54min).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 4h and 6min).

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Average sunshine days in April
Athens, West VA

Average sunshine days in April - Athens, West VA
  • Average sunshine days in April: 10.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (16.1 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is May (8.8 days).

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Average UV index in April
Athens, West VA

Average UV index in April - Athens, West VA
  • Average UV index in April: 4

The month with the highest UV index is June (UV index 6).
The months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in April
Athens, West VA

Average cloud cover in April - Athens, West VA
  • Average cloud cover in April: 46

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 62).
The month with the least cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 38).

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Average visibility in April
Athens, West VA

Average visibility in April - Athens, West VA
  • Average visibility in April: 5mi

The months with the highest visibility are March, April, May, June, July, August, October, November and December (5mi).
The months with the lowest visibility are January, February and September (4mi).

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