Average Weather in April in Sort Spain
In Sort, the month of April is characterized by rising daily high temperatures, with daily highs increasing by 5°F, from 52°F to 57°F over the course of the month, and rarely exceeding 66°F or dropping below 41°F.
Daily low temperatures increase by 4°F, from 33°F to 37°F, rarely falling below 26°F or exceeding 44°F.
For reference, on August 4, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Sort typically range from 54°F to 76°F, while on January 11, the coldest day of the year, they range from 25°F to 42°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 Sort experiences essentially constant cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy remaining about 51% throughout the month.
The clearest day of the month is April 8, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 51% of the time.
For reference, on October 30, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 55%, while on July 20, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 78%.
Cloud Cover Categories in April
A wet day is one with at least 0.04 inches of liquid or liquid-equivalent precipitation. In Sort, the chance of a wet day over the course of April is increasing, starting the month at 22% and ending it at 27%.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 27% on May 4, and its lowest chance is 14% on July 15.
Over the course of April in Sort, the chance of a day with only rain increases from 20% to 27%, 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 Sort is gradually increasing, starting the month at 1.2 inches, when it rarely exceeds 2.1 inches or falls below 0.5 inches, and ending the month at 1.7 inches, when it rarely exceeds 2.8 inches or falls below 0.6 inches.
Average Monthly Rainfall in April
Over the course of April in Sort, 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 18 minutes, 59 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 Sort is 7:37 AM on April 1 and the earliest sunrise is 46 minutes earlier at 6:51 AM on April 30.
The earliest sunset is 8:21 PM on April 1 and the latest sunset is 33 minutes later at 8:54 PM on April 30.
Daylight saving time is observed in Sort 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 6:18 AM and sets 15 hours, 18 minutes later, at 9:36 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 8:21 AM and sets 9 hours, 4 minutes later, at 5:25 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight and Daylight Saving Time in April
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Sort is essentially constant during April, remaining around 0% throughout.
For reference, on August 15, 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 Sort is gradually decreasing during April, decreasing from 8.0 miles per hour to 7.1 miles per hour over the course of the month.
For reference, on April 6, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 8.0 miles per hour, while on August 27, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 5.2 miles per hour.
The highest daily average wind speed during April is 8.0 miles per hour on April 6.
Average Wind Speed in April
Wind Direction in April
The growing season in Sort typically lasts for 5.4 months (166 days), from around May 3 to around October 16, rarely starting before April 13 or after May 23, and rarely ending before September 24 or after November 9.
The month of April in Sort is more likely than not fully outside of the growing season, with the chance that a given day is in the growing season rapidly increasing from 3% to 43% 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 Sort is gradually increasing during April, increasing by 46°F, from 28°F to 74°F, over the course of the month.
Growing Degree Days in April
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Sort is gradually increasing during April, rising by 0.9 kWh, from 5.2 kWh to 6.2 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 Sort are 42.413 deg latitude, 1.130 deg longitude, and 3,816 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Sort contains extreme variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 3,632 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 3,470 feet. Within 10 miles also contains extreme variations in elevation (7,621 feet). Within 50 miles also contains extreme variations in elevation (10,525 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Sort is covered by trees (55%), grassland (24%), and cropland (18%), within 10 miles by trees (58%) and grassland (22%), and within 50 miles by trees (49%) and cropland (17%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Sort 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 Sort.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Sort 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 Sort is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Sort and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Saint-Girons - Antichan (38%, 66 kilometers, north); Reus Airport (16%, 141 kilometers, south); Aeroport de Girona - Costa Brava (16%, 146 kilometers, east); Barcelona–El Prat Airport (15%, 147 kilometers, southeast); and Perpignan–Rivesaltes Airport (15%, 147 kilometers, east).
Time zones for aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .