Average Weather in April in Glendale Zimbabwe
Daily high temperatures are around 79°F, rarely falling below 73°F or exceeding 85°F.
Daily low temperatures decrease by 4°F, from 63°F to 59°F, rarely falling below 54°F or exceeding 67°F.
For reference, on November 3, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Glendale typically range from 66°F to 86°F, while on July 9, the coldest day of the year, they range from 51°F to 72°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 Glendale experiences very rapidly decreasing cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy decreasing from 37% to 15%.
The clearest day of the month is April 30, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 85% of the time.
For reference, on January 7, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 77%, while on July 25, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 94%.
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 Glendale, the chance of a wet day over the course of April is very rapidly decreasing, starting the month at 20% and ending it at 7%.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 66% on January 10, and its lowest chance is 0% on August 21.
Probability of Precipitation in April
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during April in Glendale is decreasing, starting the month at 1.4 inches, when it rarely exceeds 3.1 inches or falls below 0.3 inches, and ending the month at 0.5 inches, when it rarely exceeds 1.2 inches.
Average Monthly Rainfall in April
Over the course of April in Glendale, the length of the day is gradually decreasing. From the start to the end of the month, the length of the day decreases by 26 minutes, implying an average daily decrease of 54 seconds, and weekly decrease of 6 minutes, 17 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is April 30, with 11 hours, 29 minutes of daylight and the longest day is April 1, with 11 hours, 55 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in April
The earliest sunrise of the month in Glendale is 6:01 AM on April 1 and the latest sunrise is 6 minutes later at 6:08 AM on April 30.
The latest sunset is 5:56 PM on April 1 and the earliest sunset is 20 minutes earlier at 5:37 PM on April 30.
Daylight saving time is not observed in Glendale during 2021.
For reference, on December 21, the longest day of the year, the Sun rises at 5:18 AM and sets 13 hours, 10 minutes later, at 6:28 PM, while on June 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 6:24 AM and sets 11 hours, 5 minutes later, at 5:30 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight in April
The figure below presents a compact representation of key lunar data for April 2021. The horizontal axis is the day, the vertical axis is the hour of the day, and the colored areas indicate when the moon is above the horizon. The vertical gray bars (new Moons) and blue bars (full Moons) indicate key Moon phases. The label associated with each bar indicates the date and time that the phase is obtained, and the companion time labels indicate the rise and set times of the Moon for the nearest time interval in which the moon is above the horizon.
Moon Rise, Set & Phases in April
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Glendale is decreasing during April, falling from 8% to 0% over the course of the month.
For reference, on January 29, the muggiest day of the year, there are muggy conditions 35% of the time, while on May 15, 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 Glendale is essentially constant during April, remaining within 0.2 miles per hour of 7.2 miles per hour throughout.
For reference, on October 11, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 11.0 miles per hour, while on February 6, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 6.4 miles per hour.
The highest daily average wind speed during April is 7.3 miles per hour on April 16.
Average Wind Speed in April
The hourly average wind direction in Glendale throughout April is predominantly from the east, with a peak proportion of 80% on April 11.
Wind Direction in April
Temperatures in Glendale are sufficiently warm year round that it is not entirely meaningful to discuss the growing season in these terms. We nevertheless include the chart below as an illustration of the distribution of temperatures experienced throughout the year.
Time Spent in Various Temperature Bands and the Growing Season in April
The average accumulated growing degree days in Glendale are rapidly increasing during April, increasing by 565°F, from 5,771°F to 6,336°F, over the course of the month.
Growing Degree Days in April
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Glendale is gradually decreasing during April, falling by 0.5 kWh, from 6.6 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 Glendale are -17.355 deg latitude, 31.067 deg longitude, and 3,750 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Glendale contains only modest variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 331 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 3,737 feet. Within 10 miles contains only modest variations in elevation (1,804 feet). Within 50 miles contains very significant variations in elevation (3,140 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Glendale is covered by cropland (97%), within 10 miles by cropland (79%) and trees (14%), and within 50 miles by cropland (60%) and grassland (17%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Glendale, 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 2 weather stations near enough to contribute to our estimation of the temperature and dew point in Glendale.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Glendale 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 Glendale is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Glendale and a given station.
Time zones for airports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .