Average Weather in April in Silver Lakes California, United States
Daily high temperatures increase by 7°F, from 72°F to 80°F, rarely falling below 60°F or exceeding 91°F.
Daily low temperatures increase by 6°F, from 45°F to 51°F, rarely falling below 37°F or exceeding 60°F.
For reference, on July 25, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Silver Lakes typically range from 70°F to 100°F, while on December 26, the coldest day of the year, they range from 34°F to 57°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 Silver Lakes experiences gradually decreasing cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy decreasing from 30% to 24%.
The clearest day of the month is April 30, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 76% of the time.
For reference, on February 21, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 43%, while on September 7, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 90%.
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 Silver Lakes, the chance of a wet day over the course of April is gradually decreasing, starting the month at 8% and ending it at 4%.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 16% on February 21, and its lowest chance is 1% on June 21.
Probability of Precipitation in April
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during April in Silver Lakes is gradually decreasing, starting the month at 0.6 inches, when it rarely exceeds 1.6 inches, and ending the month at 0.2 inches, when it rarely exceeds 0.5 inches or falls below -0.0 inches.
Average Monthly Rainfall in April
Over the course of April in Silver Lakes, the length of the day is increasing. From the start to the end of the month, the length of the day increases by 59 minutes, implying an average daily increase of 2 minutes, 3 seconds, and weekly increase of 14 minutes, 19 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is April 1, with 12 hours, 34 minutes of daylight and the longest day is April 30, with 13 hours, 34 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in April
The latest sunrise of the month in Silver Lakes is 6:36 AM on April 1 and the earliest sunrise is 36 minutes earlier at 5:59 AM on April 30.
The earliest sunset is 7:10 PM on April 1 and the latest sunset is 23 minutes later at 7:33 PM on April 30.
Daylight saving time is observed in Silver Lakes 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 5:36 AM and sets 14 hours, 29 minutes later, at 8:05 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 6:52 AM and sets 9 hours, 49 minutes later, at 4:42 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight and Daylight Saving Time in April
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Silver Lakes is essentially constant during April, remaining around 0% throughout.
For reference, on August 22, the muggiest day of the year, there are muggy conditions 1% 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 Silver Lakes is gradually increasing during April, increasing from 9.2 miles per hour to 9.8 miles per hour over the course of the month.
For reference, on May 3, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 9.8 miles per hour, while on September 17, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 7.4 miles per hour.
Average Wind Speed in April
Wind Direction in April
The growing season in Silver Lakes typically lasts for 8.7 months (266 days), from around March 1 to around November 22, rarely starting before January 28 or after April 2, and rarely ending before November 1 or after December 12.
The month of April in Silver Lakes is more likely than not fully within the growing season, with the chance that a given day is in the growing season increasing from 89% to 100% 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 Silver Lakes are increasing during April, increasing by 340°F, from 404°F to 744°F, over the course of the month.
Growing Degree Days in April
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Silver Lakes is increasing during April, rising by 1.2 kWh, from 6.7 kWh to 7.8 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 Silver Lakes are 34.746 deg latitude, -117.341 deg longitude, and 2,562 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Silver Lakes contains significant variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 561 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 2,504 feet. Within 10 miles contains significant variations in elevation (2,211 feet). Within 50 miles contains large variations in elevation (9,948 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Silver Lakes is covered by shrubs (94%), within 10 miles by shrubs (99%), and within 50 miles by shrubs (88%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Silver Lakes 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 Silver Lakes.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Silver Lakes 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 Silver Lakes is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Silver Lakes and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Southern California Logistics Airport (67%, 19 kilometers, south); Edwards Air Force Base (17%, 51 kilometers, west); and Barstow Daggett County Airport (15%, 52 kilometers, east).
Time zones for aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .