Edmonton
Canada
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

April weather forecast and climate
Edmonton, Canada

The Saskatchewan River below the James Macdonald Bridge, with a distant view of Edmonton City, Canada, under the colorful sunset sky
The Saskatchewan River below the James Macdonald Bridge, with a distant view of Edmonton City, Canada, under the colorful sunset sky
April in Edmonton, Canada, is a cool spring month, with average temperature fluctuating between 11.2°C (52.2°F) and -0.5°C (31.1°F).

Temperature

In April, the average high-temperature soars, from a wintry 2.2°C (36°F) in March, to a fresh 11.2°C (52.2°F). The average low-temperature, in Edmonton, Canada, is -0.5°C (31.1°F).

Humidity

In April, the average relative humidity is 42.9%.

Rainfall

In Edmonton, during April, the rain falls for 5.9 days and regularly aggregates up to 14.5mm (0.6") of precipitation. In Edmonton, during the entire year, the rain falls for 77.1 days and collects up to 347.7mm (13.7") of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through May, September through December are months with snowfall in Edmonton, Canada. In Edmonton, in April, snow falls for 4.2 days, with typically accumulated 153mm (6") of snow. Throughout the year, there are 52.4 snowfall days, and 1236mm (48.7") of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

In April, the average length of the day is 14.1h.

Sunshine

In April, the average sunshine in Edmonton is 8.1h.

UV index

In April, the average daily maximum UV index is 4. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: In April, the average maximum UV index of 4 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions. Light skin individuals may get burned in less than 30 minutes. 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in April in Edmonton?

The average high-temperature, in April, is 11.2°C (52.2°F), while the average low-temperature is -0.5°C (31.1°F).

What is the average humidity in April in Edmonton?

In Edmonton, the average relative humidity in April is 42.9%.

How much does it rain in Edmonton in April?

In April, the rain falls for 5.9 days. Throughout April, 14.5mm (0.6") of precipitation is accumulated.

How many days does it snow in April in Edmonton?

In Edmonton, in April, snow falls for 4.2 days, with typically accumulated 153mm (6") of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Edmonton have in April?

In April, the average length of the day in Edmonton, Canada, is 14.1h.

How long on average sun shines in April in Edmonton?

In Edmonton, Canada, the average sunshine in April is 8.1h.

What is the UV index intensity in April in Edmonton?

The average daily maximum UV index in April is 4. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health risk from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in April - Edmonton, Canada
  • Average high temperature in April: 11.2°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (23.1°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (-6°C).

  • Average low temperature in April: -0.5°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (12.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-14.8°C).

Average humidity in April - Edmonton, Canada
  • Average humidity in April: 42.9%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (65.4%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is May (40.4%).

Average rainfall in April - Edmonton, Canada
  • Average rainfall in April: 14.5mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (93.8mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is December (0.7mm).

Average rainfall days in April - Edmonton, Canada
  • Average rainfall days in April: 5.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (14.6 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are February and December (0.8 days).

Average snowfall in April - Edmonton, Canada
  • Average snowfall in April: 153mm

The month with the highest snowfall is January (245mm).
Months with the lowest snowfall are June, July and August (0mm).

Average snowfall days in April - Edmonton, Canada
  • Average snowfall days in April: 4.2 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (10.7 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are June, July and August (0 days).

Average daylight in April / Average sunshine in April - Edmonton, Canada
  • Average daylight in April: 14.1h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 16.9h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 7.6h).

  • Average sunshine in April: 8.1h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 9.9h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 2.7h).

Average UV index in April - Edmonton, Canada
  • Average UV index in April: 4

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 0).