Grande Prairie
Canada
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

April weather forecast and climate
Grande Prairie, Canada

April in Grande Prairie, Canada, is a cool spring month, with average temperature ranging between min -2°C (28.4°F) and max 10.1°C (50.2°F).

Temperature

In April, the average high-temperature increases considerably, from a wintry 0.6°C (33.1°F) in March, to a cool 10.1°C (50.2°F). In Grande Prairie, in April, the average low-temperature is -2°C (28.4°F).

Rainfall

In Grande Prairie, during April, the rain falls for 4.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 10.4mm (0.4") of precipitation. Throughout the year, in Grande Prairie, there are 80.3 rainfall days, and 322.4mm (12.7") of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Grande Prairie, Canada, are January through May, August through December. In Grande Prairie, Canada, in April, snow falls for 3.8 days, with typically accumulated 110mm (4.3") of snow. In Grande Prairie, during the entire year, snow falls for 54.5 days, and aggregates up to 1544mm (60.8") of snow.

Daylight

The average length of the day in April is 14.2h.

Sunshine

In Grande Prairie, the average sunshine in April is 7.7h.

UV index

In April, the average daily maximum UV index in Grande Prairie is 3. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate threat to health from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: In April, the average maximum UV index of 3 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions. Light skin individuals may get burned in less than 30 minutes. 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. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.

What is the temperature in April in Grande Prairie?

In April, in Grande Prairie, Canada, the average high-temperature is 10.1°C (50.2°F), and the average low-temperature is -2°C (28.4°F).

How many days does it rain in April in Grande Prairie?

In April, the rain falls for 4.8 days. Throughout April, 10.4mm (0.4") of precipitation is accumulated.

How many days does it snow in April in Grande Prairie?

In April, it is snowing for 3.8 days. Throughout April, 110mm (4.3") of snow is accumulated.

What is the average length of the day in April in Grande Prairie?

The average length of the day in April in Grande Prairie, Canada, is 14.2h.

How many hours of sunshine does Grande Prairie have in April?

In Grande Prairie, the average sunshine in April is 7.7h.

What is the UV index reading in April in Grande Prairie?

In Grande Prairie, Canada, the average daily maximum UV index in April is 3. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health threat from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in April - Grande Prairie, Canada
  • Average high temperature in April: 10.1°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (22.6°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (-8°C).

  • Average low temperature in April: -2°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (9.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-19°C).

Average rainfall in April - Grande Prairie, Canada
  • Average rainfall in April: 10.4mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (76.1mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is December (0.7mm).

Average rainfall days in April - Grande Prairie, Canada
  • Average rainfall days in April: 4.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (13.4 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are February and December (0.8 days).

Average snowfall in April - Grande Prairie, Canada
  • Average snowfall in April: 110mm

The month with the highest snowfall is January (350mm).
Months with the lowest snowfall are June and July (0mm).

Average snowfall days in April - Grande Prairie, Canada
  • Average snowfall days in April: 3.8 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (10.8 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are June, July and August (0 days).

Average daylight in April / Average sunshine in April - Grande Prairie, Canada
  • Average daylight in April: 14.2h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 17.3h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 7.2h).

  • Average sunshine in April: 7.7h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 9.9h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 2.4h).

Average UV index in April - Grande Prairie, Canada
  • Average UV index in April: 3

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).