Philadelphia - Recent April Temperatures, Rain & Snow





The numbers here describe what the April weather in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania was like for every year since 2010. A series of tables gives April data by year for temperature, precipitation and snowfall.

They begin with average maximum and minimum temperatures in degrees Fahrenheit and Celsius. That's followed by how many hot or cold days occurred each April. Then there's information on how much rain and snow actually landed this month during recent years, as well as how often Philadelphia had wet or snowy weather.

The climate data come from weather measurements made at Philadelphia International Airport.

Temperature Weather iconTemperature

April temperature averages by year in Philadelphia
High °F Low °F Year High °C Low °C
60 41 2018 16 5
69 50 2017 21 10
64 45 2016 18 7
65 45 2015 19 7
64 44 2014 18 6
65 45 2013 18 7
66 45 2012 19 7
66 47 2011 19 8
69 48 2010 21 9
Number of days in April when the temperature in Philadelphia dropped to 32 or below, or rose to at least 70 degrees Fahrenheit
32 °F
0 °C
Year 70 °F
21 °C
3 2018 5
0 2017 11
3 2016 11
0 2015 11
1 2014 6
2 2013 10
0 2012 9
0 2011 10
0 2010 14

Rainy Weather iconPrecipitation

This table gives the total precipitation that fell on Philadelphia during April in each year from 2010. The number of days with precipitation counts the days when rainfall or snowfall (when melted) amounted to 0.01 inches (0.3 millimeters) or more.

Total precipitation for April in Philadelphia
Days Year Inches Milli­metres
11 2018 3.9 100
12 2017 3.2 80
9 2016 1.8 44
9 2015 3.6 91
9 2014 6.7 170
9 2013 2.3 59
7 2012 2.6 65
14 2011 5.3 135
10 2010 2.7 67

Snowy Weather iconSnow

Amount of snowfall in Philadelphia for April and number of days when new snow totalled at least 1 inch (2.5 centimetres)
Days Year Inches Centi­metres
0 2018 0.0 0
0 2017 0.0 0
0 2016 0.3 1
0 2015 0.0 0
0 2014 0.0 0
0 2013 0.0 0
0 2012 0.0 0
0 2011 0.0 0
0 2010 0.0 0
Reference

Jay Lawrimore. 2016. Global Summary of the Month, Version 1.0. NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. 

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