Boston April Weather History

   

Apr 1  Heavy late snows and northeast gales, 1924
Blizzard of 1997, 25.4 inches of heavy wet snow in 24  hours paralyzes parts of city for days.
Greatest snow depth, 21 inches, 1997
Apr 3 Lowest pressure ever in April, 28.68 inches, 1975
Apr 4-5 Northwest gales in 1963 cause widespread damage throughout the state.   Peak gust in Boston, 76 mph.
Apr 5 Lowest temperature 11F, 1874
Apr 6 Coldest high temperature, 27F, 1881
Apr 6-8 13.3 inches of snow, 1982
Apr 7 Snow depth 12 inches, 1982
Highest pressure 30.71 inches, 1945
Apr 7-8 Severe northeast gale affected Cape Cod, 1950
Apr 8 Average date of last 32 degree temperature (freeze)
Apr 9 Strongest average one minute wind velocity, northeast 63 mph, 1935
Apr 9-10 3 inches of snow, 1974
Apr 10-13 Heavy late snow and northeast gale outside Boston, 1894
Apr 18 Warmest temperature, 94F, 1976
Warmest low temperature, 66F, 1976
Apr 20-21 3.32 inches precipitation, greatest in 24 hours, 1991
Apr 26-28 Northeast gales and high tides, 1911