April weather forecast and climate
Rakops, Botswana

Weather in April

April, the same as March, is another warm autumn month in Rakops, Botswana, with average temperature fluctuating between 29.9°C (85.8°F) and 18.3°C (64.9°F).

Temperature

In Rakops, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in March - a warm 29.9°C (85.8°F). In Rakops, the average low-temperature is 18.3°C (64.9°F).

Heat index

In April, the average heat index is evaluated at a hot 30.6°C (87.1°F). Exhaustion is likely with prolonged exposure and activity. Sustaining activity may result in heat cramps.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. Exposure to direct sunshine can increase heat index values by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'apparent temperature', 'real feel', 'felt air temperature', or 'feels like', is what the temperature feels like to the human body when the air temperature is combined with the relative humidity. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (clothing, pregnancy, differences in body mass, height, and shape), and activity. Bear in mind that direct sunshine exposure increases weather impact, and may raise heat index by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are particularly important for children. 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

In Rakops, the average relative humidity is 48%.

Rainfall

April is the last month it rains. During 6.6 rainfall days, Rakops aggregates 16mm (0.63") of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 80.8 rainfall days, and 310mm (12.2") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

In April, the average length of the day in Rakops, Botswana, is 11.6h.

Sunshine

In April, the average sunshine in Rakops is 9.5h.

UV index

In Rakops, Botswana, the average daily maximum UV index in April is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health hazard from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 in April interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions against overexposure. Protection against sun damage is needed. 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in April in Rakops?

The average high-temperature, in April, in Rakops, Botswana, is 29.9°C (85.8°F), while the average low-temperature is 18.3°C (64.9°F). In April, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'real feel'), that combines relative humidity and air temperature, is calculated to 30.6°C (87.1°F).

What is the average humidity in April in Rakops?

The average relative humidity in April in Rakops is 48%.

What is the last month it rains in Rakops?

April is the last month it rains in Rakops. During 6.6 rainfall days, in April, Rakops aggregates 16mm (0.63") of precipitation.

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

In Rakops, the average length of the day in April is 11.6h.

How long on average sun shines in April in Rakops?

The average sunshine in April is 9.5h.

What is the UV index intensity in April in Rakops?

The average daily maximum UV index in April is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in April
Rakops, Botswana

Average temperature in April - Rakops, Botswana
  • Average high temperature in April: 29.9°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is October (36.7°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (25.3°C).

  • Average low temperature in April: 18.3°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is November (23.4°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (10.7°C).

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Average pressure in April
Rakops, Botswana

Average pressure in April - Rakops, Botswana
  • Average pressure in April: 1015.2mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is July (1021.2mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is January (1009mbar).

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Average wind speed in April
Rakops, Botswana

Average wind speed in April - Rakops, Botswana
  • Average wind speed in April: 9.1km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is October (11.7km/h).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are March, April and May (9.1km/h).

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Average humidity in April
Rakops, Botswana

Average humidity in April - Rakops, Botswana
  • Average humidity in April: 48%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (61%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is September (22%).

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Average rainfall in April
Rakops, Botswana

Average rainfall in April - Rakops, Botswana
  • Average rainfall in April: 16mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (82mm).
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are May, July and August (0mm).

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Average rainfall days in April
Rakops, Botswana

Average rainfall days in April - Rakops, Botswana
  • Average rainfall days in April: 6.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (17.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is August (0.1 days).

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Average daylight in April /
Average sunshine in April
Rakops, Botswana

Average daylight in April / Average sunshine in April - Rakops, Botswana
  • Average daylight in April: 11.6h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 13.4h).
The month with the shortest days is June (Average daylight: 10.9h).

  • Average sunshine in April: 9.5h

The month with the most sunshine is November (Average sunshine: 11.8h).
The month with the least sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 7.7h).

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Average sunshine days in April
Rakops, Botswana

Average sunshine days in April - Rakops, Botswana
  • Average sunshine days in April: 22.7 days

The month with the most sunshine days is August (30.9 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is December (12 days).

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Average UV index in April
Rakops, Botswana

Average UV index in April - Rakops, Botswana
  • Average UV index in April: 6

The month with the highest UV index is October (UV index 8).
Months with the lowest UV index are May, June and July (UV index 5).

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Average cloud cover in April
Rakops, Botswana

Average cloud cover in April - Rakops, Botswana
  • Average cloud cover in April: 19

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 30).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 2).

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Average visibility in April
Rakops, Botswana

Average visibility in April - Rakops, Botswana
  • Average visibility in April: 10km

Months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (10km).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (10km).

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