Melbourne
Australia
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

April weather forecast and climate
Melbourne, Australia

April, like March, in Melbourne, Australia, is another enjoyable autumn month, with average temperature fluctuating between 11.4°C (52.5°F) and 19.3°C (66.7°F).

Temperature

In Melbourne, Australia, the average high-temperature in April marginally drops, from a pleasant 22.9°C (73.2°F) in March, to a comfortable 19.3°C (66.7°F). In Melbourne, in April, the average low-temperature is 11.4°C (52.5°F).

Humidity

In April, the average relative humidity in Melbourne, Australia, is 71%.

Rainfall

Months with the least rainfall in Melbourne are March and April Rain falls for 12.9 days and accumulates 34mm (1.34") of rain.

Sea temperature

In Melbourne, the average seawater temperature is 17.9°C (64.2°F).
Note: For swimming, a surface water temperature of 17.9°C (64.2°F) is not enjoyable for the majority. It is not considered safe, as controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as water temperature decreases below 21°C (69.8°F).

Daylight

In April, the average length of the day is 11.1h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Melbourne is 7.1h.

UV index

In April, the average daily maximum UV index is 4. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: In April, the average maximum UV index of 4 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. 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.

What is the temperature in April in Melbourne?

In Melbourne, Australia, in April, the average high-temperature is 19.3°C (66.7°F), and the average low-temperature is 11.4°C (52.5°F).

What is the average humidity in April in Melbourne?

The average relative humidity in April in Melbourne is 71%.

How much does it rain in Melbourne in April?

In Melbourne, Australia, in April, it is raining for 12.9 days, with typically 34mm (1.34") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the driest month in Melbourne?

Months with the least rainfall are March and April Rain falls for 12.9 days and accumulates 34mm (1.34") of rain.

What is the sea water temperature in April in Melbourne?

In April, the average sea temperature in Melbourne is 17.9°C (64.2°F). For swimming, a surface water temperature of 17.9°C (64.2°F) is not enjoyable for the majority. It is not considered safe, as controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as water temperature decreases below 21°C (69.8°F).

How many hours of daylight does Melbourne have in April?

The average length of the day in April in Melbourne is 11.1h.

How many hours of sunshine does Melbourne have in April?

In April, the average sunshine in Melbourne, Australia, is 7.1h.

How high is the UV index in April in Melbourne?

In Melbourne, Australia, the average daily maximum UV index in April is 4. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in April - Melbourne, Australia
  • Average high temperature in April: 19.3°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is January (25.8°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (12.4°C).

  • Average low temperature in April: 11.4°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is February (14.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is August (6.6°C).

Average humidity in April - Melbourne, Australia
  • Average humidity in April: 71%

The month with the highest relative humidity is June (80%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is January (63%).

Average rainfall in April - Melbourne, Australia
  • Average rainfall in April: 34mm

The wettest months (with the highest rainfall) are August and December (45mm).
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are March and April (34mm).

Average rainfall days in April - Melbourne, Australia
  • Average rainfall days in April: 12.9 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are July and August (16.9 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (9.5 days).

Average sea temperature in April - Melbourne, Australia
  • Average sea temperature in April: 17.9°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is February (18.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is September (14.7°C).

Average daylight in April / Average sunshine in April - Melbourne, Australia
  • Average daylight in April: 11.1h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 14.7h).
The month with the shortest days is June (Average daylight: 9.6h).

  • Average sunshine in April: 7.1h

The month with the most sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 9.8h).
Months with the least sunshine are July and August (Average sunshine: 6.5).

Average UV index in April - Melbourne, Australia
  • Average UV index in April: 4

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, October, November and December (UV index 5).
Months with the lowest UV index are May, June, July, August and September (UV index 3).