Average Weather in April in Loué France
Daily high temperatures increase by 6°F, from 56°F to 62°F, rarely falling below 48°F or exceeding 73°F.
Daily low temperatures increase by 5°F, from 40°F to 45°F, rarely falling below 33°F or exceeding 52°F.
For reference, on July 29, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Loué typically range from 57°F to 77°F, while on February 8, the coldest day of the year, they range from 35°F to 46°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 Loué experiences essentially constant cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy remaining about 55% throughout the month.
The clearest day of the month is April 19, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 46% of the time.
For reference, on January 4, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 73%, while on July 20, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 64%.
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 Loué, the chance of a wet day over the course of April is gradually increasing, starting the month at 24% and ending it at 26%.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 33% on December 29, and its lowest chance is 17% on August 22.
Probability of Precipitation in April
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during April in Loué is essentially constant, remaining about 1.6 inches throughout, and rarely exceeding 3.2 inches or falling below 0.3 inches.
Average Monthly Rainfall in April
Over the course of April in Loué, 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, 36 minutes, implying an average daily increase of 3 minutes, 19 seconds, and weekly increase of 23 minutes, 14 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is April 1, with 12 hours, 53 minutes of daylight and the longest day is April 30, with 14 hours, 29 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in April
The latest sunrise of the month in Loué is 7:38 AM on April 1 and the earliest sunrise is 55 minutes earlier at 6:43 AM on April 30.
The earliest sunset is 8:31 PM on April 1 and the latest sunset is 42 minutes later at 9:12 PM on April 30.
Daylight saving time is observed in Loué during 2020, but it neither starts nor ends during April, so the entire month is in daylight saving time.
For reference, on June 20, the longest day of the year, the Sun rises at 6:00 AM and sets 16 hours, 3 minutes later, at 10:03 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 8:47 AM and sets 8 hours, 22 minutes later, at 5:10 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight and Daylight Saving Time in April
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Loué is essentially constant during April, remaining around 0% throughout.
For reference, on August 2, the muggiest day of the year, there are muggy conditions 4% of the time, while on October 21, 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 Loué is gradually decreasing during April, decreasing from 10.6 miles per hour to 9.6 miles per hour over the course of the month.
For reference, on January 16, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 11.4 miles per hour, while on August 4, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 8.3 miles per hour.
Average Wind Speed in April
The wind direction in Loué during April is predominantly out of the west from April 1 to April 15 and from April 26 to April 30 and the north from April 15 to April 26.
Wind Direction in April
The growing season in Loué typically lasts for 7.2 months (220 days), from around April 5 to around November 10, rarely starting before March 12 or after April 25, and rarely ending before October 20 or after December 5.
During April in Loué, the chance that a given day is within the growing season is very rapidly increasing rising from 42% to 96% 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 Loué are gradually increasing during April, increasing by 104°F, from 69°F to 173°F, over the course of the month.
Growing Degree Days in April
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Loué is increasing during April, rising by 1.2 kWh, from 4.1 kWh to 5.3 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 Loué are 47.996 deg latitude, -0.154 deg longitude, and 315 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Loué contains only modest variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 253 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 302 feet. Within 10 miles contains only modest variations in elevation (846 feet). Within 50 miles also contains very significant variations in elevation (1,457 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Loué is covered by cropland (50%) and grassland (44%), within 10 miles by cropland (48%) and grassland (42%), and within 50 miles by cropland (49%) and grassland (33%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Loué 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 4 weather stations near enough to contribute to our estimation of the temperature and dew point in Loué.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Loué 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 Loué is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Loué and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Le Mans-Arnage (44%, 27 kilometers, east); Laval-Entrammes (22%, 43 kilometers, west); Angers – Loire Airport (18%, 50 kilometers, south); and Alençon Valframbert Airport (16%, 54 kilometers, north).
Time zones for aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .