Average Weather in April in Bear Valley Springs California, United States
Daily high temperatures increase by 6°F, from 57°F to 64°F, rarely falling below 44°F or exceeding 76°F.
Daily low temperatures increase by 5°F, from 36°F to 41°F, rarely falling below 28°F or exceeding 50°F.
For reference, on July 28, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Bear Valley Springs typically range from 58°F to 85°F, while on December 22, the coldest day of the year, they range from 31°F to 48°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 Bear Valley Springs experiences decreasing cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy decreasing from 40% to 31%.
The clearest day of the month is April 30, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 69% of the time.
For reference, on February 22, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 51%, while on August 23, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 90%.
Cloud Cover Categories in April
A wet day is one with at least 0.04 inches of liquid or liquid-equivalent precipitation. In Bear Valley Springs, the chance of a wet day over the course of April is rapidly decreasing, starting the month at 13% and ending it at 6%.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 19% on February 20, and its lowest chance is 1% on June 24.
Over the course of April in Bear Valley Springs, the chance of a day with only rain decreases from 9% to 5%, the chance of a day with mixed snow and rain decreases from 3% to 0%, and the chance of a day with only snow remains an essentially constant 0% throughout.
Probability of Precipitation in April
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during April in Bear Valley Springs is gradually decreasing, starting the month at 0.8 inches, when it rarely exceeds 2.0 inches, and ending the month at 0.3 inches, when it rarely exceeds 0.9 inches.
Average Monthly Rainfall in April
Over the course of April in Bear Valley Springs, 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, 0 minutes, implying an average daily increase of 2 minutes, 5 seconds, and weekly increase of 14 minutes, 33 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is April 1, with 12 hours, 35 minutes of daylight and the longest day is April 30, with 13 hours, 35 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in April
The latest sunrise of the month in Bear Valley Springs is 6:41 AM on April 1 and the earliest sunrise is 37 minutes earlier at 6:04 AM on April 30.
The earliest sunset is 7:16 PM on April 1 and the latest sunset is 24 minutes later at 7:39 PM on April 30.
Daylight saving time is observed in Bear Valley Springs 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 5:40 AM and sets 14 hours, 32 minutes later, at 8:12 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 6:59 AM and sets 9 hours, 47 minutes later, at 4:46 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight and Daylight Saving Time in April
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Bear Valley Springs is essentially constant during April, remaining around 0% throughout.
For reference, on August 10, 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 Bear Valley Springs is essentially constant during April, remaining within 0.2 miles per hour of 8.1 miles per hour throughout.
For reference, on April 26, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 8.3 miles per hour, while on August 23, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 5.6 miles per hour.
The highest daily average wind speed during April is 8.3 miles per hour on April 26.
Average Wind Speed in April
Wind Direction in April
The growing season in Bear Valley Springs typically lasts for 6.2 months (191 days), from around April 29 to around November 6, rarely starting before April 4 or after May 25, and rarely ending before October 16 or after November 27.
During April in Bear Valley Springs, the chance that a given day is within the growing season is rapidly increasing rising from 8% to 52% 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 Bear Valley Springs are gradually increasing during April, increasing by 101°F, from 92°F to 193°F, over the course of the month.
Growing Degree Days in April
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Bear Valley Springs is increasing during April, rising by 1.2 kWh, from 6.3 kWh to 7.5 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 Bear Valley Springs are 35.159 deg latitude, -118.628 deg longitude, and 4,498 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Bear Valley Springs contains very significant variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 1,804 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 4,498 feet. Within 10 miles contains very significant variations in elevation (7,349 feet). Within 50 miles also contains extreme variations in elevation (8,553 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Bear Valley Springs is covered by shrubs (53%) and grassland (44%), within 10 miles by grassland (56%) and shrubs (33%), and within 50 miles by shrubs (52%) and grassland (25%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Bear Valley Springs 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 Bear Valley Springs.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Bear Valley Springs 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 Bear Valley Springs is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Bear Valley Springs and a given station.
Time zones for aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .