Average Weather in April in Faverges France
Daily high temperatures increase by 7°F, from 53°F to 60°F, rarely falling below 43°F or exceeding 70°F.
Daily low temperatures increase by 6°F, from 35°F to 41°F, rarely falling below 29°F or exceeding 47°F.
For reference, on August 4, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Faverges typically range from 55°F to 76°F, while on January 12, the coldest day of the year, they range from 24°F to 36°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 Faverges 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 7, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 47% of the time.
For reference, on May 8, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 58%, while on July 22, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 68%.
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 Faverges, the chance of a wet day over the course of April is essentially constant, remaining around 30% throughout.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 39% on May 25, and its lowest chance is 23% on March 3.
Over the course of April in Faverges, the chance of a day with only rain increases from 29% to 31%, 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 Faverges is gradually increasing, starting the month at 2.5 inches, when it rarely exceeds 4.5 inches or falls below 0.7 inches, and ending the month at 2.8 inches, when it rarely exceeds 4.8 inches or falls below 1.0 inches.
Average Monthly Rainfall in April
Over the course of April in Faverges, 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, 29 minutes, implying an average daily increase of 3 minutes, 4 seconds, and weekly increase of 21 minutes, 27 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is April 1, with 12 hours, 48 minutes of daylight and the longest day is April 30, with 14 hours, 16 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in April
The latest sunrise of the month in Faverges is 7:15 AM on April 1 and the earliest sunrise is 51 minutes earlier at 6:24 AM on April 30.
The earliest sunset is 8:02 PM on April 1 and the latest sunset is 38 minutes later at 8:40 PM on April 30.
Daylight saving time is observed in Faverges 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 5:45 AM and sets 15 hours, 43 minutes later, at 9:28 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 8:12 AM and sets 8 hours, 40 minutes later, at 4:53 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight and Daylight Saving Time in April
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Faverges is essentially constant during April, remaining around 0% throughout.
For reference, on July 25, 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
dry 55°F comfortable 60°F humid 65°F muggy 70°F oppressive 75°F miserable
The average hourly wind speed in Faverges is essentially constant during April, remaining within 0.1 miles per hour of 4.4 miles per hour throughout.
For reference, on April 3, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 4.5 miles per hour, while on August 12, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 4.0 miles per hour.
The highest daily average wind speed during April is 4.5 miles per hour on April 3.
Average Wind Speed in April
Wind Direction in April
The growing season in Faverges typically lasts for 6.1 months (187 days), from around April 18 to around October 23, rarely starting before March 31 or after May 13, and rarely ending before October 4 or after November 11.
During April in Faverges, the chance that a given day is within the growing season is very rapidly increasing rising from 11% to 76% 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 Faverges are gradually increasing during April, increasing by 70°F, from 23°F to 93°F, over the course of the month.
Growing Degree Days in April
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Faverges is increasing during April, rising by 1.0 kWh, from 4.7 kWh to 5.7 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 Faverges are 45.748 deg latitude, 6.293 deg longitude, and 2,628 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Faverges contains extreme variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 3,373 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 2,280 feet. Within 10 miles also contains extreme variations in elevation (6,850 feet). Within 50 miles also contains extreme variations in elevation (15,108 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Faverges is covered by trees (51%), cropland (19%), grassland (17%), and artificial surfaces (12%), within 10 miles by trees (57%) and grassland (21%), and within 50 miles by trees (38%) and grassland (21%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Faverges 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 Faverges.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Faverges 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 Faverges is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Faverges and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Annecy-Meythet (47%, 25 kilometers, northwest); Chambéry Airport (24%, 34 kilometers, west); Aosta Airport (16%, 82 kilometers, east); and Sion (13%, 95 kilometers, northeast).
Time zones for aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .