Average Weather in April in Centreville Michigan, United States
Daily low temperatures increase by 10°F, from 35°F to 45°F, rarely falling below 24°F or exceeding 57°F.
For reference, on July 19, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Centreville typically range from 63°F to 83°F, while on January 29, the coldest day of the year, they range from 18°F to 32°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 Centreville experiences essentially constant cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy remaining about 53% throughout the month.
The clearest day of the month is April 25, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 48% of the time.
For reference, on January 8, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 67%, while on August 26, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 68%.
Cloud Cover Categories in April
A wet day is one with at least 0.04 inches of liquid or liquid-equivalent precipitation. In Centreville, the chance of a wet day over the course of April is increasing, starting the month at 28% and ending it at 32%.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 36% on July 22, and its lowest chance is 16% on February 3.
Over the course of April in Centreville, the chance of a day with only rain increases from 25% to 32%, the chance of a day with mixed snow and rain decreases from 2% to 0%, and the chance of a day with only snow remains an essentially constant 1% throughout.
Probability of Precipitation in April
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during April in Centreville is increasing, starting the month at 2.2 inches, when it rarely exceeds 3.8 inches or falls below 1.0 inches, and ending the month at 2.9 inches, when it rarely exceeds 5.0 inches or falls below 1.2 inches.
Average Monthly Rainfall in April
We report snowfall in liquid-equivalent terms. The actual depth of new snowfall is typically between 5 and 10 times the liquid-equivalent amount, assuming the ground is frozen. As with rainfall, we consider the liquid-equivalent snowfall accumulated over a sliding 31-day period centered around each day.
The average sliding 31-day liquid-equivalent snowfall during April in Centreville is essentially constant, remaining about 0.1 inches throughout, and rarely exceeding 0.3 inches or falling to 0.0 inches.
Average Monthly Liquid-Equivalent Snowfall in April
Over the course of April in Centreville, 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, 17 minutes, implying an average daily increase of 2 minutes, 40 seconds, and weekly increase of 18 minutes, 38 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is April 1, with 12 hours, 44 minutes of daylight and the longest day is April 30, with 14 hours, 1 minute of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in April
The latest sunrise of the month in Centreville is 7:24 AM on April 1 and the earliest sunrise is 45 minutes earlier at 6:39 AM on April 30.
The earliest sunset is 8:08 PM on April 1 and the latest sunset is 32 minutes later at 8:40 PM on April 30.
Daylight saving time is observed in Centreville 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 6:06 AM and sets 15 hours, 14 minutes later, at 9:21 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 8:06 AM and sets 9 hours, 7 minutes later, at 5:14 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight and Daylight Saving Time in April
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Centreville is essentially constant during April, remaining around 0% throughout.
For reference, on August 1, the muggiest day of the year, there are muggy conditions 40% 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 Centreville is decreasing during April, decreasing from 12.3 miles per hour to 11.3 miles per hour over the course of the month.
For reference, on January 15, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 12.7 miles per hour, while on August 4, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 7.7 miles per hour.
Average Wind Speed in April
Wind Direction in April
Centreville 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 Centreville is increasing during April, rising by 4°F, from 37°F to 40°F, over the course of the month.
Average Water Temperature in April
The growing season in Centreville typically lasts for 5.8 months (177 days), from around April 24 to around October 18, rarely starting before April 7 or after May 12, and rarely ending before September 28 or after November 6.
During April in Centreville, the chance that a given day is within the growing season is very rapidly increasing rising from 3% to 66% over the course of the month.
Time Spent in Various Temperature Bands and the Growing Season in April
The average accumulated growing degree days in Centreville are gradually increasing during April, increasing by 129°F, from 46°F to 175°F, over the course of the month.
Growing Degree Days in April
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Centreville is increasing during April, rising by 1.2 kWh, from 4.6 kWh to 5.8 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 Centreville are 41.923 deg latitude, -85.528 deg longitude, and 830 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Centreville contains only modest variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 112 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 835 feet. Within 10 miles also contains only modest variations in elevation (256 feet). Within 50 miles contains only modest variations in elevation (705 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Centreville is covered by cropland (86%), within 10 miles by cropland (80%) and trees (11%), and within 50 miles by cropland (70%) and trees (20%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Centreville 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 2 weather stations near enough to contribute to our estimation of the temperature and dew point in Centreville.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Centreville 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 Centreville is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Centreville and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Hree Rivers Municipal Dr Haines Airport (76%, 7 kilometers, northwest) and Kirsch Municipal Airport (24%, 14 kilometers, southeast).
Time zones for aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .