Average Weather in April in Saint-Aubin-Sauges Switzerland
Daily high temperatures increase by 7°F, from 53°F to 60°F, rarely falling below 43°F or exceeding 71°F.
Daily low temperatures increase by 6°F, from 40°F to 46°F, rarely falling below 33°F or exceeding 52°F.
For reference, on August 4, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Saint-Aubin-Sauges typically range from 60°F to 76°F, while on January 15, the coldest day of the year, they range from 31°F to 38°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 Saint-Aubin-Sauges experiences essentially constant cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy remaining about 58% throughout the month.
The clearest day of the month is April 12, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 43% of the time.
For reference, on December 27, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 64%, while on July 24, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 64%.
Cloud Cover Categories in April
A wet day is one with at least 0.04 inches of liquid or liquid-equivalent precipitation. In Saint-Aubin-Sauges, the chance of a wet day over the course of April is gradually increasing, starting the month at 33% and ending it at 36%.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 44% on May 27, and its lowest chance is 27% on March 3.
Probability of Precipitation in April
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during April in Saint-Aubin-Sauges is gradually increasing, starting the month at 2.7 inches, when it rarely exceeds 5.1 inches or falls below 0.9 inches, and ending the month at 3.2 inches, when it rarely exceeds 5.3 inches or falls below 1.3 inches.
Average Monthly Rainfall in April
Over the course of April in Saint-Aubin-Sauges, 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, 33 minutes, implying an average daily increase of 3 minutes, 12 seconds, and weekly increase of 22 minutes, 21 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is April 1, with 12 hours, 49 minutes of daylight and the longest day is April 30, with 14 hours, 22 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in April
The latest sunrise of the month in Saint-Aubin-Sauges is 7:12 AM on April 1 and the earliest sunrise is 53 minutes earlier at 6:19 AM on April 30.
The earliest sunset is 8:01 PM on April 1 and the latest sunset is 40 minutes later at 8:41 PM on April 30.
Daylight saving time is observed in Saint-Aubin-Sauges 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 5:38 AM and sets 15 hours, 53 minutes later, at 9:31 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 8:15 AM and sets 8 hours, 31 minutes later, at 4:46 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight and Daylight Saving Time in April
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Saint-Aubin-Sauges 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
The average hourly wind speed in Saint-Aubin-Sauges is gradually decreasing during April, decreasing from 8.2 miles per hour to 7.2 miles per hour over the course of the month.
For reference, on February 6, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 8.4 miles per hour, while on August 10, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 6.2 miles per hour.
Average Wind Speed in April
Wind Direction in April
The growing season in Saint-Aubin-Sauges typically lasts for 7.9 months (241 days), from around March 23 to around November 18, rarely starting before February 26 or after April 15, and rarely ending before October 27 or after December 18.
The month of April in Saint-Aubin-Sauges is more likely than not fully within the growing season, with the chance that a given day is in the growing season rapidly increasing from 68% to 99% 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 Saint-Aubin-Sauges are gradually increasing during April, increasing by 88°F, from 31°F to 120°F, over the course of the month.
Growing Degree Days in April
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Saint-Aubin-Sauges is increasing during April, rising by 1.1 kWh, from 4.3 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 Saint-Aubin-Sauges are 46.894 deg latitude, 6.773 deg longitude, and 1,647 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Saint-Aubin-Sauges contains very significant variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 1,752 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 1,752 feet. Within 10 miles contains very significant variations in elevation (3,458 feet). Within 50 miles also contains extreme variations in elevation (9,948 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Saint-Aubin-Sauges is covered by water (46%) and cropland (37%), within 10 miles by cropland (39%) and trees (29%), and within 50 miles by trees (39%) and cropland (28%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Saint-Aubin-Sauges 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 Saint-Aubin-Sauges.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Saint-Aubin-Sauges 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 Saint-Aubin-Sauges is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Saint-Aubin-Sauges and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Neuchatel (73%, 18 kilometers, northeast); Les Eplatures (13%, 21 kilometers, north); Sion (7%, 86 kilometers, southeast); and Aéroport Genève-Cointrin (7%, 89 kilometers, southwest).
Time zones for aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .