April 2024 Was Wetter, A Little Warmer Than Normal

Sheldon, Iowa — The month of April 2024 was wetter and a little warmer than normal in Sheldon.

According to the weather facts collected by KIWA Radio, the highest high was 84 degrees, recorded on April 13th. The lowest high temperature was 37 degrees, recorded on April 1st.

The lowest low in the month was 25 degrees, on both April 3rd and April 4th. The highest low was 52 on April 15th.

The average high for the month was 60. The normal is 58. The average low was 37. The normal is 35. The average temperature as-a-whole for the month was 48.5 degrees, and normally it’s 46.5.

We received 5.25 inches of precipitation for April . A normal April sees 2.46, so we were 2.79 inches above normal for the month. Year-to-date precip until the end of April was 9.82 inches. Normal year-to-date precip would be 5.85, so we were 3.97 inches above normal on the year. The day with the most precip was April 17th when we received 1.03 inches of rain.