Canberra
Australia
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

April weather forecast and climate
Canberra, Australia

View of Kings
View of Kings' Avenue in Canberra, Australia, with a far view of the Australian/American Memorial site
April, like March, is an agreeable autumn month in Canberra, Australia, with average temperature fluctuating between 20°C (68°F) and 6.7°C (44.1°F).

Temperature

In Canberra, the average high-temperature in April slightly decreases, from a moderately hot 24.5°C (76.1°F) in March, to an agreeable 20°C (68°F). The average low-temperature, in Canberra, is 6.7°C (44.1°F).

Rainfall

In Canberra, in April, during 7.3 rainfall days, 46mm (1.8") of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Canberra, there are 106.2 rainfall days, and 616.6mm (24.3") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

In Canberra, the average length of the day is 11.2h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Canberra is 7.3h.

UV index

In Canberra, the average daily maximum UV index is 5. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
In April, the average maximum UV index of 5 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against sunburn is recommended. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun.

What is the temperature in April in Canberra?

In Canberra, in April, the average high-temperature is 20°C (68°F), and the average low-temperature is 6.7°C (44.1°F).

How many days does it rain in April in Canberra?

In Canberra, in April, during 7.3 rainfall days, 46mm (1.8") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

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

In Canberra, the average length of the day in April is 11.2h.

How many hours of sunshine does Canberra have in April?

In April, the average sunshine is 7.3h.

How high is the UV index in April in Canberra?

The average daily maximum UV index in April in Canberra is 5. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health threat from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in April - Canberra, Australia
  • Average high temperature in April: 20°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is January (28°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (11.4°C).

  • Average low temperature in April: 6.7°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is January (13.2°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (-0.1°C).

Average rainfall in April - Canberra, Australia
  • Average rainfall in April: 46mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (64.4mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is June (40.4mm).

Average rainfall days in April - Canberra, Australia
  • Average rainfall days in April: 7.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (11.1 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is February (6.7 days).

Average daylight in April / Average sunshine in April - Canberra, Australia
  • Average daylight in April: 11.2h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 14.5h).
The month with shortest days is June (Average daylight: 9.8h).

  • Average sunshine in April: 7.3h

The month with most sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 9.5h).
The month with least sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 5.2h).

Average UV index in April - Canberra, Australia
  • Average UV index in April: 5

Months with the highest UV index are January and December (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are June and July (UV index 2).