Average Weather in April in Meranges Spain
In Meranges, the month of April is characterized by rising daily high temperatures, with daily highs increasing by 5°F, from 42°F to 47°F over the course of the month, and rarely exceeding 58°F or dropping below 31°F.
Daily low temperatures increase by 4°F, from 25°F to 29°F, rarely falling below 18°F or exceeding 35°F.
For reference, on August 4, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Meranges typically range from 45°F to 67°F, while on January 15, the coldest day of the year, they range from 17°F to 33°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 Meranges experiences essentially constant cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy remaining about 57% throughout the month.
The clearest day of the month is April 8, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 46% of the time.
For reference, on November 1, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 60%, while on July 20, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 73%.
Cloud Cover in April
A wet day is one with at least 0.04 inches of liquid or liquid-equivalent precipitation. In Meranges, the chance of a wet day over the course of April is increasing, starting the month at 20% and ending it at 25%.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 27% on May 8, and its lowest chance is 14% on July 20.
Over the course of April in Meranges, the chance of a day with only rain increases from 5% to 16%, the chance of a day with mixed snow and rain remains an essentially constant 8% throughout, and the chance of a day with only snow decreases from 6% to 3%.
Probability of Precipitation in April
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during April in Meranges is increasing, starting the month at 0.6 inches, when it rarely exceeds 1.1 inches or falls below 0.1 inches, and ending the month at 1.3 inches, when it rarely exceeds 2.4 inches or falls below 0.4 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 Meranges is essentially constant, remaining about 0.5 inches throughout, and rarely exceeding 1.5 inches or falling to 0.0 inches.
Average Monthly Liquid-Equivalent Snowfall in April
Over the course of April in Meranges, 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, 19 minutes, implying an average daily increase of 2 minutes, 43 seconds, and weekly increase of 19 minutes, 0 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, 2 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in April
The latest sunrise of the month in Meranges is 7:35 AM on April 1 and the earliest sunrise is 46 minutes earlier at 6:49 AM on April 30.
The earliest sunset is 8:18 PM on April 1 and the latest sunset is 33 minutes later at 8:51 PM on April 30.
Daylight saving time is observed in Meranges 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 6:15 AM and sets 15 hours, 18 minutes later, at 9:33 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 8:19 AM and sets 9 hours, 4 minutes later, at 5:23 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight and Daylight Saving Time in April
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Meranges is essentially constant during April, remaining around 0% throughout.
Humidity Comfort Levels in April
The average hourly wind speed in Meranges is essentially constant during April, remaining within 0.2 miles per hour of 3.9 miles per hour throughout.
For reference, on February 20, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 4.2 miles per hour, while on August 27, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 2.7 miles per hour.
The highest daily average wind speed during April is 4.2 miles per hour on April 6.
Average Wind Speed in April
Wind Direction in April
Meranges 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 Meranges is gradually increasing during April, rising by 3°F, from 56°F to 59°F, over the course of the month.
Average Water Temperature in April
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Meranges is gradually increasing during April, rising by 0.9 kWh, from 5.2 kWh to 6.1 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 Meranges are 42.445 deg latitude, 1.788 deg longitude, and 6,316 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Meranges contains extreme variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 3,999 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 6,060 feet. Within 10 miles also contains extreme variations in elevation (6,722 feet). Within 50 miles also contains extreme variations in elevation (9,885 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Meranges is covered by trees (51%) and shrubs (32%), within 10 miles by trees (34%) and grassland (24%), and within 50 miles by trees (55%) and cropland (16%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Meranges 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 5 weather stations near enough to contribute to our estimation of the temperature and dew point in Meranges.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Meranges 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 Meranges is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Meranges and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Saint-Girons - Antichan (25%, 84 kilometers, northwest); Perpignan–Rivesaltes Airport (19%, 95 kilometers, east); Carcassonne-Salvaza (20%, 96 kilometers, northeast); Aeroport de Girona - Costa Brava (20%, 101 kilometers, southeast); and Barcelona–El Prat Airport (16%, 130 kilometers, south).
Time zones for aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .