Kandahar
Afghanistan
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

April weather forecast and climate
Kandahar, Afghanistan

April is a moderately hot spring month in Kandahar, Afghanistan, with temperature in the range of an average low of 12.3°C (54.1°F) and an average high of 28.1°C (82.6°F).

Temperature

In Kandahar, the average high-temperature in April rises, from a pleasant 21.6°C (70.9°F) in March, to a warm 28.1°C (82.6°F). In Kandahar, the average low-temperature is 12.3°C (54.1°F).

Heat index

In April, the average heat index is calculated to 27.8°C (82°F). Constant exposure and activity lead to possible fatigue. Prolonged exercise may result in heat cramps.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. Exposure to direct sunshine can increase heat index values by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'real feel', 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature', or 'feels like', is a measure that combines both air temperature and relative humidity into a single value that indicates how hot the weather feels. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (pregnancy, metabolic differences, wind). Be aware that direct exposure to sunlight increases heat impact, and may raise the heat index additionally, by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are especially crucial for babies and toddlers. Young children are generally more endangered than adults, as they usually less sweat. And also, due to larger skin surface relative to their small bodies and higher heat production as a result of their activity.

Humidity

The average relative humidity in April is 41%.

Rainfall

In Kandahar, during 4 rainfall days, 18.7mm (0.74") of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Kandahar, Afghanistan, during the entire year, the rain falls for 29 days and collects up to 190.6mm (7.5") of precipitation.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Kandahar is 13h.

Sunshine

In April, the average sunshine in Kandahar is 8.5h.

UV index

In Kandahar, the average daily maximum UV index is 10. A UV Index estimate of 8 to 10 represents a very high health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 10 transform into the following instructions:
Take extra precautions. Fair-skinned individuals may get burned in less than 10 minutes. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects. Protect yourself by liberally applying a sunscreen of at least 30 SPF. Sunscreen prevents sunburn and decreases the damaging effects of Sun's radiation on the immune system.

What is the temperature in April in Kandahar?

In Kandahar, in April, the average high-temperature is 28.1°C (82.6°F), and the average low-temperature is 12.3°C (54.1°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'real feel'), that calculates temperature value influenced by the moisture in the air, in April is evaluated at 27.8°C (82°F).

What is the average humidity in April in Kandahar?

In April, the average relative humidity in Kandahar, Afghanistan, is 41%.

How much does it rain in Kandahar in April?

In Kandahar, Afghanistan, in April, it is raining for 4 days, with typically 18.7mm (0.74") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the average length of the day in April in Kandahar?

In Kandahar, the average length of the day in April is 13h.

How long on average sun shines in April in Kandahar?

In April, the average sunshine in Kandahar, Afghanistan, is 8.5h.

What is the UV index intensity in April in Kandahar?

The average daily maximum UV index in April in Kandahar is 10. A UV Index estimate of 8 to 10 represents a very high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in April - Kandahar, Afghanistan
  • Average high temperature in April: 28.1°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (40.2°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (12.2°C).

  • Average low temperature in April: 12.3°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (22.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (0°C).

Average humidity in April - Kandahar, Afghanistan
  • Average humidity in April: 41%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (59%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is June (23%).

Average rainfall in April - Kandahar, Afghanistan
  • Average rainfall in April: 18.7mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (54mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are June and September (0mm).

Average rainfall days in April - Kandahar, Afghanistan
  • Average rainfall days in April: 4 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are January, February and March (6 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in April / Average sunshine in April - Kandahar, Afghanistan
  • Average daylight in April: 13h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.2h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.1h).

  • Average sunshine in April: 8.5h

The month with most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 12.3h).
The month with least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 6.4h).

Average UV index in April - Kandahar, Afghanistan
  • Average UV index in April: 10

Months with the highest UV index are May, June and July (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 3).