Average Weather in April in Lexington Hills California, United States
In Lexington Hills, the month of April is characterized by gradually rising daily high temperatures, with daily highs increasing by 3°F, from 60°F to 63°F over the course of the month, and rarely exceeding 73°F or dropping below 53°F.
Daily low temperatures increase by 3°F, from 43°F to 46°F, rarely falling below 39°F or exceeding 50°F.
For reference, on September 11, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Lexington Hills typically range from 52°F to 71°F, while on December 31, the coldest day of the year, they range from 38°F to 54°F.
Average High and Low Temperature in April
The figure below shows you a compact characterization of the hourly average temperatures for the quarter of the year centered on April. The horizontal axis is the day, the vertical axis is the hour of the day, and the color is the average temperature for that hour and day.
Average Hourly Temperature in April
The month of April in Lexington Hills experiences gradually decreasing cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy decreasing from 46% to 39%.
The clearest day of the month is April 28, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 62% of the time.
For reference, on February 4, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 54%, while on July 29, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 91%.
Cloud Cover Categories in April
A wet day is one with at least 0.04 inches of liquid or liquid-equivalent precipitation. In Lexington Hills, the chance of a wet day over the course of April is very rapidly decreasing, starting the month at 18% and ending it at 10%.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 30% on February 21, and its lowest chance is -0% on July 22.
Probability of Precipitation in April
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during April in Lexington Hills is rapidly decreasing, starting the month at 1.9 inches, when it rarely exceeds 4.6 inches or falls below 0.2 inches, and ending the month at 0.8 inches, when it rarely exceeds 2.0 inches.
Average Monthly Rainfall in April
Over the course of April in Lexington Hills, the length of the day is rapidly increasing. From the start to the end of the month, the length of the day increases by 1 hour, 5 minutes, implying an average daily increase of 2 minutes, 14 seconds, and weekly increase of 15 minutes, 39 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is April 1, with 12 hours, 38 minutes of daylight and the longest day is April 30, with 13 hours, 43 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in April
The latest sunrise of the month in Lexington Hills is 6:52 AM on April 1 and the earliest sunrise is 39 minutes earlier at 6:14 AM on April 30.
The earliest sunset is 7:30 PM on April 1 and the latest sunset is 26 minutes later at 7:56 PM on April 30.
Daylight saving time is observed in Lexington Hills during 2017, but it neither starts nor ends during April, so the entire month is in daylight saving time.
For reference, on June 21, the longest day of the year, the Sun rises at 5:48 AM and sets 14 hours, 43 minutes later, at 8:31 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 7:18 AM and sets 9 hours, 36 minutes later, at 4:54 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight and Daylight Saving Time in April
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Lexington Hills is essentially constant during April, remaining around 0% throughout.
For reference, on September 7, the muggiest day of the year, there are muggy conditions 0% of the time, while on January 1, the least muggy day of the year, there are muggy conditions 0% of the time.
Humidity Comfort Levels in April
The average hourly wind speed in Lexington Hills is essentially constant during April, remaining within 0.1 miles per hour of 7.5 miles per hour throughout.
For reference, on June 5, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 7.9 miles per hour, while on October 5, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 5.9 miles per hour.
Average Wind Speed in April
Wind Direction in April
Lexington Hills is located near a large body of water (e.g., ocean, sea, or large lake). This section reports on the wide-area average surface temperature of that water.
The average surface water temperature in Lexington Hills is essentially constant during April, remaining around 54°F throughout.
Average Water Temperature in April
The growing season in Lexington Hills typically lasts for 11 months (322 days), from around January 26 to around December 14, rarely starting after February 24, or ending before November 20.
The month of April in Lexington Hills is reliably fully within the growing season.
Time Spent in Various Temperature Bands and the Growing Season in April
The average accumulated growing degree days in Lexington Hills is gradually increasing during April, increasing by 110°F, from 167°F to 278°F, over the course of the month.
Growing Degree Days in April
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Lexington Hills is increasing during April, rising by 1.3 kWh, from 5.7 kWh to 6.9 kWh, over the course of the month.
Average Daily Incident Shortwave Solar Energy in April
For the purposes of this report, the geographical coordinates of Lexington Hills are 37.165 deg latitude, -121.973 deg longitude, and 1,486 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Lexington Hills contains large variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 2,162 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 1,408 feet. Within 10 miles contains large variations in elevation (3,668 feet). Within 50 miles also contains extreme variations in elevation (4,281 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Lexington Hills is covered by trees (56%) and shrubs (44%), within 10 miles by trees (58%) and artificial surfaces (23%), and within 50 miles by water (37%) and grassland (22%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Lexington Hills year round, based on a statistical analysis of historical hourly weather reports and model reconstructions from January 1, 1980 to December 31, 2016.
Temperature and Dew Point
There are 4 weather stations near enough to contribute to our estimation of the temperature and dew point in Lexington Hills.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Lexington Hills according to the International Standard Atmosphere , and by the relative change present in the MERRA-2 satellite-era reanalysis between the two locations.
The estimated value at Lexington Hills is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Lexington Hills and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Norman Y. Mineta San José International Airport (25%, 22 kilometers, north); Reid-Hillview of Santa Clara County Airport (27%, 23 kilometers, northeast); Watsonville Municipal Airport (24%, 30 kilometers, southeast); and South County Airport Of Santa Clara County (24%, 35 kilometers, east).
Time zones for aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .