Washington D.C. April 3 Weather Records

Daily averages and all-time records for weather in Washington D.C. for the date of April 3.
April 3 All-Time Records
1851–2024
Highest temperature 87 °F 1963
Lowest temperature 27 °F 1906
Lowest daily high 40 °F 1896
Highest daily low 62 °F 1945
Most precipitation 2.28 inches 1901
Most snow 3.5 inches 1915
April 3 Average Weather
1991–2020 1
Average high 62.9 °F
Average low 44.0 °F
Chance precipitation 35.9%
Chance snow 0.6%
Washington D.C. April 3 Weather by Year
Year High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
2023 72 42 0.00 0.0
2022 62 44 0.00 0.0
2021 57 33 0.00 0.0
2020 68 47 0.00 0.0
2019 72 38 0.00 0.0
2018 56 44 0.01 0.0
2017 68 48 0.11 0.0
2016 54 37 0.00 0.0
2015 73 61 0.19 0.0
2014 69 53 0.00 0.0
2013 54 33 0.00 0.0
2012 73 42 0.00 0.0
2011 60 40 0.00 0.0
2010 73 49 0.00 0.0
2009 73 56 0.63 0.0
2008 51 40 0.66 0.0
2007 77 49 0.00 0.0
2006 72 52 0.56 0.0
2005 53 40 0.13 0.0
2004 55 43 0.05 0.0
2003 83 51 0.00 0.0
2002 76 42 0.00 0.0
2001 62 36 0.00 0.0
2000 75 59 0.15 0.0
1999 70 50 0.00 0.0
1998 63 46 0.00 0.0
1997 73 45 0.00 0.0
1996 71 40 0.00 0.0
1995 66 35 0.00 0.0
1994 75 51 0.01 0.0
1993 52 38 0.00 0.0
1992 48 31 0.00 0.0
1991 59 35 0.00 0.0
1990 56 41 0.01 0.0
1989 71 48 0.15 0.0
1988 75 53 0.00 0.0
1987 50 37 0.35 0.0
1986 67 49 0.00 0.0
1985 65 36 0.00 0.0
1984 64 46 0.00 0.0
1983 64 49 0.06 0.0
1982 73 46 0.43 0.0
1981 86 48 0.00 0.0
1980 68 51 0.00 0.0
1979 58 49 0.38 0.0
1978 49 43 0.02 0.0
1977 73 58 0.00 0.0
1976 67 40 0.00 0.0
1975 63 39 0.09 0.0
1974 77 45 0.00 0.0
1973 65 50 0.00 0.0
1972 56 36 0.00 0.0
1971 62 36 0.00 0.0
1970 63 40 0.00 0.0
1969 59 43 0.00 0.0
1968 57 46 0.00 0.0
1967 86 47 0.00 0.0
1966 61 35 0.00 0.0
1965 53 31 0.00 0.0
1964 74 37 0.10 0.0
1963 87 58 0.00 0.0
1962 51 38 0.00 0.0
1961 54 32 0.00 0.0
1960 54 42 1.13 0.0
1959 72 40 0.43 0.0
1958 58 39 0.00 0.0
1957 57 41 0.00 0.0
1956 70 48 0.28 0.0
1955 70 47 0.00 0.0
1954 56 36 0.00 0.0
1953 68 48 0.00 0.0
1952 62 44 0.00 0.0
1951 49 39 0.23 0.0
1950 78 51 0.00 0.0
1949 62 44 0.00 0.0
1948 53 41 0.00 0.0
1947 56 41 0.03 0.0
1946 67 52 0.00 0.0
1945 79 62 0.00 0.0
1944 45 34 0.00 0.0
1943 44 31 0.00 0.0
1942 73 52 0.00 0.0
1941 61 37 0.00 0.0
1940 52 45 0.13 0.0
1939 54 44 0.00 0.0
1938 50 38 0.00 0.0
1937 56 43 0.00 0.0
1936 44 34 0.00 0.0
1935 57 44 0.01 0.0
1934 74 47 0.00 0.0
1933 65 47 0.50 0.0
1932 81 40 0.00 0.0
1931 70 37 0.00 0.0
1930 44 36 0.32 0.0
1929 75 42 0.00 0.0
1928 66 38 0.00 0.0
1927 49 35 0.00 0.0
1926 67 40 0.03 0.0
1925 61 41 0.00 0.0
1924 57 30 0.00 0.0
1923 69 46 0.00 0.0
1922 58 35 0.00 0.0
1921 78 43 0.00 0.0
1920 66 48 0.00 0.0
1919 61 33 0.00 0.0
1918 71 50 0.05 0.0
1917 58 42 0.00 0.0
1916 48 39 0.10 0.0
1915 42 32 0.44 3.5
1914 50 36 0.18 0.0
1913 83 42 0.00 0.0
1912 47 36 0.00 0.0
1911 41 32 0.13 0.1
1910 57 51 0.13 0.0
1909 55 35 0.00 0.0
1908 41 32 0.00 0.0
1907 65 29 0.00 0.0
1906 58 27 0.00 0.0
1905 58 37 0.00 0.0
1904 46 33 0.00 0.0
1903 78 62 0.00 0.0
1902 51 36 0.00 0.0
1901 46 38 2.28 0.0
1900 57 39 0.00 0.0
1899 45 31 0.00 0.0
1898 45 32 0.00 0.0
1897 60 34 0.00 0.0
1896 40 31 0.01 0.1
1895 47 35 0.16 0.0
1894 50 30 0.00 0.0
1893 71 37 0.00 0.0
1892 81 57 0.00 0.0
1891 52 40 0.02 0.0
1890 72 35 0.00 0.0
1889 82 45 0.01 0.0
1888 61 45 0.00 0.0
1887 63 35 0.00 0.0
1886 52 40 0.00 0.0
1885 70 52 0.24 0.0
1884 48 38 0.00 n/a
1883 51 34 0.02 n/a
1882 68 42 0.00 n/a
1881 41 32 0.00 n/a
1880 66 51 0.13 n/a
1879 50 27 0.00 n/a
1878 64 43 0.00 n/a
1877 50 32 0.00 n/a
1876 43 38 1.57 n/a
1875 50 40 0.15 n/a
1874 57 37 0.00 n/a
1873 71 44 0.00 n/a
1872 66 40 0.00 n/a
1871 n/a n/a 0.00 n/a
1870 n/a n/a n/a n/a
1869 n/a n/a n/a n/a
1868 n/a n/a n/a n/a
1867 n/a n/a n/a n/a
1866 n/a n/a n/a n/a
1865 n/a n/a n/a n/a
1864 n/a n/a n/a n/a
1863 n/a n/a n/a n/a
1862 n/a n/a n/a n/a
1861 n/a n/a n/a n/a
1860 n/a n/a n/a n/a
1859 n/a n/a 0.00 n/a
1858 61 52 0.00 n/a
1857 n/a n/a 0.00 n/a
1856 n/a n/a 0.19 n/a
1855 n/a n/a 0.00 n/a
1854 n/a n/a 0.00 n/a
1853 n/a n/a n/a n/a
1852 n/a n/a n/a n/a
1851 67 52 n/a n/a
What's the all-time high for Washington D.C. on 4/3?
For the date of Apr 3, the highest temperature ever reached in Washington D.C. history is 87 °F which happened in 1963.
Highest Temperatures in Washington D.C. on April 3
Rank Temperature Year
1 87 °F 1963
2 86 °F 1981
2 86 °F 1967
4 83 °F 2003
4 83 °F 1913
6 82 °F 1889
7 81 °F 1892
7 81 °F 1932
9 79 °F 1945
10 78 °F 1950
10 78 °F 1903
10 78 °F 1921
What's the all-time low for Washington D.C. on 4/3?
For the date of Apr 3, the lowest temperature ever reached in Washington D.C. history is 27 °F which has happened 2 times, most recently in 1906.
Lowest Temperatures in Washington D.C. on April 3
Rank Temperature Year
1 27 °F 1906
1 27 °F 1879
3 29 °F 1907
4 30 °F 1924
4 30 °F 1894
6 31 °F 1992
6 31 °F 1896
6 31 °F 1899
6 31 °F 1943
6 31 °F 1965
Lowest High Temperatures in Washington D.C. on April 3
Rank Temperature Year
1 40 °F 1896
2 41 °F 1908
2 41 °F 1911
2 41 °F 1881
5 42 °F 1915
6 43 °F 1876
7 44 °F 1930
7 44 °F 1943
7 44 °F 1936
10 45 °F 1944
10 45 °F 1899
10 45 °F 1898
What's the most it has ever rained in Washington D.C. on 4/3?
For the date of Apr 3, the most precipitation ever recorded in Washington D.C. history is 2.28 inches which happened in 1901.
All-Time Most Precipitation in Washington D.C. on April 3
Rank Precipitation Year
1 2.28 inches 1901
2 1.57 inches 1876
3 1.13 inches 1960
4 0.66 inches 2008
5 0.63 inches 2009
6 0.56 inches 2006
7 0.50 inches 1933
8 0.44 inches 1915
9 0.43 inches 1982
9 0.43 inches 1959
All-Time Most Snow in Washington D.C. on April 3
Rank Precipitation Year
1 3.5 inches 1915
2 0.1 inches 1896
2 0.1 inches 1911
Weather Station Details
Years Station Coordinates
1945–2024 Washington Reagan Airport location
1851–1945 Washington D.C. location