Gaborone
Botswana
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

April weather forecast and climate
Gaborone, Botswana

Organized Central Business District of Gaborone, Botswana, under cloudy skies
Organized Central Business District of Gaborone, Botswana, under cloudy skies
April, like March, in Gaborone, Botswana, is another warm autumn month, with average temperature ranging between min 13.5°C (56.3°F) and max 28.4°C (83.1°F).

Temperature

In April, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in March - a moderately hot 28.4°C (83.1°F). In Gaborone, the average low-temperature is 13.5°C (56.3°F).

Rainfall

In Gaborone, during 3 rainfall days, 12.9mm (0.5") of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Gaborone, during the entire year, the rain falls for 41 days and collects up to 189.7mm (7.5") of precipitation.

Daylight

In Gaborone, the average length of the day is 11.5h.

Sunshine

February through April and December, with an average of 8h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine in Gaborone.

UV index

In April, the average daily maximum UV index is 9. A UV Index value of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
The average daily UV index of 9 in April transform into the following instructions:
Take special precautions, as unprotected skin can be damaged and can burn quickly. 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 Gaborone?

In April, in Gaborone, the average high-temperature is 28.4°C (83.1°F), and the average low-temperature is 13.5°C (56.3°F).

How much does it rain in Gaborone in April?

In Gaborone, in April, it is raining for 3 days, with typically 12.9mm (0.5") of accumulated precipitation.

How many hours of daylight does Gaborone have in April?

The average length of the day in April in Gaborone, Botswana, is 11.5h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Gaborone?

February through April and December, with an average of 8h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Gaborone have in April?

The average sunshine in April in Gaborone is 8h.

What is the UV index reading in April in Gaborone?

The average daily maximum UV index in April in Gaborone is 9. A UV Index value of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in April - Gaborone, Botswana
  • Average high temperature in April: 28.4°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is January (32.7°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (22.9°C).

  • Average low temperature in April: 13.5°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is January (19.7°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (4.4°C).

Average rainfall in April - Gaborone, Botswana
  • Average rainfall in April: 12.9mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (32.9mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (0.4mm).

Average rainfall days in April - Gaborone, Botswana
  • Average rainfall days in April: 3 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are January and December (6 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are June, July and August (1 days).

Average daylight in April / Average sunshine in April - Gaborone, Botswana
  • Average daylight in April: 11.5h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 13.7h).
The month with shortest days is June (Average daylight: 10.6h).

  • Average sunshine in April: 8h

Months with most sunshine are July, August and September (Average sunshine: 10h).
Months with least sunshine are February, March, April and December (Average sunshine: 8).

Average UV index in April - Gaborone, Botswana
  • Average UV index in April: 9

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, November and December (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are June and July (UV index 5).