Weather in Maine, United States in April

So you're interested in going to Maine, United States in April

April is a very cold and very rainy time for sunbathing in Maine, and not recommended. April is too cold for swimming in Maine for any length of time, unless you have a wetsuit. Consider visiting Maine in the months of June, July, August, September, for the best beach weather. Also consider one of our other suggestions for April.

Temperature in Maine in April

The average maximum temperature in Maine in April is 13°. The average maximum temperature is in the previous month and 18° in the next month.

The average temperature in Maine in April is . The average temperature ranges is in the previous month and 13° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Maine in April is . The minimum temperature is -4° in the previous month and in the next month.

Sunshine in Maine in April

The average day light hours per day in Maine in April are 13.4 and there are 5.9 hours of sunshine per day on average during April making it a sunny month that is overcast at times.

The ultraviolet index in Maine in April is typically 6.3 during April. An ultraviolet index reading of 6 to 7 indicates a high risk of harm from unprotected sun exposure. Unprotected skin risks burning in less than 20 minutes. Protection against skin and eye damage is needed. Tanning will be safest before 10am and after 4pm. For those with sensitive skin stay in the shade and wear protective clothing, a wide-brimmed hat, and UV-blocking sunglasses. Generously apply broad spectrum SPF 30+ sunscreen every 2 hours, even on cloudy days. Watch out for relections from water that may increase ultraviolet exposure.

Sea Temperature in Maine in April

The average sea water temperature in Maine in April is which is extremely cold and not suitable for swimming. Taking a dip at this temperature would risk hypothermia.

Rainfall in Maine in April

The average total rainfall in Maine in April is 104.6cm and on average there are 12.1 rainy days in April making it a very wet time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Maine in April

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Maine in April is which is a bit dry for some. The dew point is -2° in the previous month and 10° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Maine in April is typically 85.9%. The maximum relative humidity is 83.9% in the previous month and 91.2% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Maine in April is typically 64%. The average relative humidity is 63.5% in the previous month and 71.5% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Maine in April

The average maximum wind speed in Maine in April is typically 30kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 30kmh in the previous month and 27kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Maine in April is typically 13kmh. The average wind speed is 13kmh in the previous month and 11kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Maine in April is from the West.