Fort McMurray
Canada
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

April weather forecast and climate
Fort McMurray, Canada

April is a cool spring month in Fort McMurray, Canada, with temperature in the range of an average low of -3.5°C (25.7°F) and an average high of 10°C (50°F).

Temperature

In Fort McMurray, the average high-temperature increases considerably, from a wintry 0.6°C (33.1°F) in March, to a fresh 10°C (50°F). In April, the average low-temperature is -3.5°C (25.7°F).

Rainfall

In Fort McMurray, it is raining for 5.7 days, with typically 11mm (0.4") of accumulated precipitation. In Fort McMurray, Canada, during the entire year, the rain falls for 83.8 days and collects up to 316.5mm (12.5") of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through May, September through December. In April, in Fort McMurray, it is snowing for 4.1 days. Throughout April, 119mm (4.7") of snow is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Fort McMurray, there are 69.9 snowfall days, and 1340mm (52.8") of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Fort McMurray is 14.3h.

Sunshine

In April, the average sunshine in Fort McMurray is 7.2h.

UV index

In April, the average daily maximum UV index in Fort McMurray is 3. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: In April, the average maximum UV index of 3 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against the skin and eye damage is obliged. 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 Fort McMurray?

The average high-temperature, in April, in Fort McMurray, Canada, is 10°C (50°F), while the average low-temperature is -3.5°C (25.7°F).

How many days does it rain in April in Fort McMurray?

In April, in Fort McMurray, the rain falls for 5.7 days. Throughout April, 11mm (0.4") of precipitation is accumulated.

How much does it snow in Fort McMurray in April?

In April, in Fort McMurray, Canada, it is snowing for 4.1 days. Throughout April, 119mm (4.7") of snow is accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Fort McMurray have in April?

In April, the average length of the day is 14.3h.

How long on average sun shines in April in Fort McMurray?

In Fort McMurray, Canada, the average sunshine in April is 7.2h.

How high is the UV index in April in Fort McMurray?

The average daily maximum UV index in April in Fort McMurray is 3. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in April - Fort McMurray, Canada
  • Average high temperature in April: 10°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (23.7°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (-12.2°C).

  • Average low temperature in April: -3.5°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (10.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-22.5°C).

Average rainfall in April - Fort McMurray, Canada
  • Average rainfall in April: 11mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (80.7mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is January (0.4mm).

Average rainfall days in April - Fort McMurray, Canada
  • Average rainfall days in April: 5.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (15.8 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are January and February (0.6 days).

Average snowfall in April - Fort McMurray, Canada
  • Average snowfall in April: 119mm

The month with the highest snowfall is January (238mm).
Months with the lowest snowfall are June, July and August (0mm).

Average snowfall days in April - Fort McMurray, Canada
  • Average snowfall days in April: 4.1 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (13.2 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are June, July and August (0 days).

Average daylight in April / Average sunshine in April - Fort McMurray, Canada
  • Average daylight in April: 14.3h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 17.7h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 6.9h).

  • Average sunshine in April: 7.2h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 9.2h).
Months with least sunshine are November and December (Average sunshine: 2.1).

Average UV index in April - Fort McMurray, Canada
  • Average UV index in April: 3

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 0).