April 2010 turned out to be another warm month at Grand Island and Hastings. The average monthly temperature in Grand Island was 54.3 degrees, which was 4.4 degrees above normal. The average monthly temperature in Hastings was 54.4 decrees, which was 3.8 degrees above normal. Precipitation was above normal in Hastings, and below normal in Grand Island. Hastings received 3.60 inches of precipitation, which was 0.73 inch above normal. Grand Island tallied 1.94 inches, which was 0.67 inch below normal.No records were set at Grand Island or Hastings during the month of April.
The following is a summary of noteworthy weather events across south central Nebraska and north central Kansas during April: