Average Weather in April in Woodlake California, United States
Daily high temperatures increase by 7°F, from 72°F to 79°F, rarely falling below 60°F or exceeding 90°F.
Daily low temperatures increase by 5°F, from 47°F to 52°F, rarely falling below 40°F or exceeding 59°F.
For reference, on July 17, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Woodlake typically range from 67°F to 96°F, while on December 29, the coldest day of the year, they range from 40°F to 56°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 Woodlake experiences gradually decreasing cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy decreasing from 38% to 32%.
The clearest day of the month is April 28, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 68% of the time.
For reference, on February 21, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 49%, while on August 8, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 91%.
Cloud Cover Categories in April
0% clear 20% mostly clear 40% partly cloudy 60% mostly cloudy 80% overcast 100%
A wet day is one with at least 0.04 inches of liquid or liquid-equivalent precipitation. In Woodlake, the chance of a wet day over the course of April is decreasing, starting the month at 16% and ending it at 10%.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 25% on February 21, and its lowest chance is 1% on August 8.
Probability of Precipitation in April
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during April in Woodlake is decreasing, starting the month at 1.6 inches, when it rarely exceeds 4.1 inches or falls below 0.1 inches, and ending the month at 0.7 inches, when it rarely exceeds 1.8 inches.
Average Monthly Rainfall in April
Over the course of April in Woodlake, 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, 3 minutes, implying an average daily increase of 2 minutes, 11 seconds, and weekly increase of 15 minutes, 14 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is April 1, with 12 hours, 36 minutes of daylight and the longest day is April 30, with 13 hours, 40 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in April
The latest sunrise of the month in Woodlake is 6:42 AM on April 1 and the earliest sunrise is 38 minutes earlier at 6:04 AM on April 30.
The earliest sunset is 7:18 PM on April 1 and the latest sunset is 25 minutes later at 7:43 PM on April 30.
Daylight saving time is observed in Woodlake during 2018, 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 5:38 AM and sets 14 hours, 39 minutes later, at 8:17 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 7:04 AM and sets 9 hours, 40 minutes later, at 4:44 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight and Daylight Saving Time in April
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Woodlake is essentially constant during April, remaining around 0% throughout.
For reference, on August 1, the muggiest day of the year, there are muggy conditions 2% 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
dry 55°F comfortable 60°F humid 65°F muggy 70°F oppressive 75°F miserable
The average hourly wind speed in Woodlake is essentially constant during April, remaining within 0.2 miles per hour of 4.9 miles per hour throughout.
For reference, on June 4, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 5.3 miles per hour, while on November 28, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 4.0 miles per hour.
Average Wind Speed in April
Wind Direction in April
The growing season in Woodlake typically lasts for 10 months (311 days), from around February 3 to around December 11, rarely starting after March 13, or ending before November 18.
The month of April in Woodlake 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 Woodlake are increasing during April, increasing by 347°F, from 414°F to 760°F, over the course of the month.
Growing Degree Days in April
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Woodlake is increasing during April, rising by 1.2 kWh, from 6.1 kWh to 7.3 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 Woodlake are 36.414 deg latitude, -119.099 deg longitude, and 446 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Woodlake contains very significant variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 1,115 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 477 feet. Within 10 miles contains very significant variations in elevation (3,087 feet). Within 50 miles contains large variations in elevation (14,268 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Woodlake is covered by cropland (71%), grassland (15%), and artificial surfaces (12%), within 10 miles by grassland (53%) and cropland (42%), and within 50 miles by cropland (37%) and grassland (19%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Woodlake 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 3 weather stations near enough to contribute to our estimation of the temperature and dew point in Woodlake.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Woodlake 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 Woodlake is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Woodlake and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Visalia Municipal Airport (61%, 29 kilometers, west); Porterville Municipal Airport (35%, 43 kilometers, south); and Bishop Airport (4.5%, 125 kilometers, northeast).
Time zones for aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .