Average Weather in April in Dixon Lane-Meadow Creek California, United States
Daily high temperatures increase by 7°F, from 68°F to 75°F, rarely falling below 55°F or exceeding 85°F.
Daily low temperatures increase by 6°F, from 36°F to 42°F, rarely falling below 27°F or exceeding 50°F.
For reference, on July 17, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Dixon Lane-Meadow Creek typically range from 58°F to 96°F, while on December 26, the coldest day of the year, they range from 24°F to 51°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 Dixon Lane-Meadow Creek experiences gradually decreasing cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy decreasing from 38% to 33%.
The clearest day of the month is April 28, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 67% of the time.
For reference, on February 22, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 44%, while on August 8, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 89%.
Cloud Cover Categories in April
A wet day is one with at least 0.04 inches of liquid or liquid-equivalent precipitation. In Dixon Lane-Meadow Creek, the chance of a wet day over the course of April is gradually decreasing, starting the month at 14% and ending it at 11%.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 25% on February 21, and its lowest chance is 2% on July 2.
Over the course of April in Dixon Lane-Meadow Creek, the chance of a day with only rain remains an essentially constant 12% throughout, the chance of a day with mixed snow and rain remains an essentially constant 1% throughout, 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 Dixon Lane-Meadow Creek is decreasing, starting the month at 1.1 inches, when it rarely exceeds 3.0 inches or falls below 0.1 inches, and ending the month at 0.6 inches, when it rarely exceeds 1.2 inches.
Average Monthly Rainfall in April
Over the course of April in Dixon Lane-Meadow Creek, 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, 15 seconds, and weekly increase of 15 minutes, 48 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is April 1, with 12 hours, 37 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 Dixon Lane-Meadow Creek is 6:39 AM on April 1 and the earliest sunrise is 39 minutes earlier at 5:59 AM on April 30.
The earliest sunset is 7:16 PM on April 1 and the latest sunset is 26 minutes later at 7:42 PM on April 30.
Daylight saving time is observed in Dixon Lane-Meadow Creek 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 5:33 AM and sets 14 hours, 45 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, 35 minutes later, at 4:39 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight and Daylight Saving Time in April
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Dixon Lane-Meadow Creek is essentially constant during April, remaining around 0% throughout.
For reference, on July 20, 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 Dixon Lane-Meadow Creek is essentially constant during April, remaining within 0.1 miles per hour of 7.1 miles per hour throughout.
For reference, on April 10, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 7.2 miles per hour, while on October 7, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 5.1 miles per hour.
The highest daily average wind speed during April is 7.2 miles per hour on April 10.
Average Wind Speed in April
Wind Direction in April
The growing season in Dixon Lane-Meadow Creek typically lasts for 6.0 months (181 days), from around April 24 to around October 22, rarely starting before April 2 or after May 17, and rarely ending before October 1 or after November 9.
During April in Dixon Lane-Meadow Creek, the chance that a given day is within the growing season is very rapidly increasing rising from 9% to 65% 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 Dixon Lane-Meadow Creek are increasing during April, increasing by 242°F, from 231°F to 473°F, over the course of the month.
Growing Degree Days in April
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Dixon Lane-Meadow Creek is increasing during April, rising by 1.1 kWh, from 6.5 kWh to 7.6 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 Dixon Lane-Meadow Creek are 37.386 deg latitude, -118.415 deg longitude, and 4,193 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Dixon Lane-Meadow Creek contains only modest variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 236 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 4,197 feet. Within 10 miles contains only modest variations in elevation (6,161 feet). Within 50 miles also contains extreme variations in elevation (12,959 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Dixon Lane-Meadow Creek is covered by shrubs (47%) and cropland (47%), within 10 miles by shrubs (87%), and within 50 miles by shrubs (69%) and trees (19%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Dixon Lane-Meadow Creek 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 Dixon Lane-Meadow Creek.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Dixon Lane-Meadow Creek 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 Dixon Lane-Meadow Creek is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Dixon Lane-Meadow Creek and a given station.
Time zones for aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .