April weather forecast and climate
Tshapatain, Botswana

Weather in April

April, like March, in Tshapatain, Botswana, is another warm autumn month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 29.5°C (85.1°F) and an average low of 18.8°C (65.8°F).

Temperature

In April, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in March - a moderately hot 29.5°C (85.1°F). The average low-temperature, in April, is 18.8°C (65.8°F).

Heat index

In April, the average heat index is evaluated at 29.9°C (85.8°F). Constant exposure and activity lead to possible fatigue. Prolonged exercise 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 'felt air temperature', 'feels like', 'real feel', or 'apparent temperature', is calculated by taking the relative humidity value for a specific location and factoring it into the air temperature reading. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (pregnancy, metabolic differences, wind), 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

The average relative humidity in April is 47%.

Rainfall

In Tshapatain, it is raining for 6 days, with typically 11mm (0.43") of accumulated precipitation. In Tshapatain, during the entire year, the rain falls for 83.1 days and collects up to 335mm (13.19") of precipitation.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The average sunshine in April is 8.8h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Tshapatain is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: In April, the average maximum UV index of 6 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions against overexposure. Fair-skinned people may get burned in less than 20 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. 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in April in Tshapatain?

In Tshapatain, Botswana, in April, the average high-temperature is 29.5°C (85.1°F), and the average low-temperature is 18.8°C (65.8°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'apparent temperature'), that combines air temperature and relative humidity, in April is calculated to 29.9°C (85.8°F).

What is the average humidity in April in Tshapatain?

In Tshapatain, Botswana, the average relative humidity in April is 47%.

How much does it rain in Tshapatain in April?

In Tshapatain, in April, during 6 rainfall days, 11mm (0.43") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Tshapatain have in April?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Tshapatain have in April?

In April, the average sunshine in Tshapatain, Botswana, is 8.8h.

What is the UV index reading in April in Tshapatain?

In April, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.

Average temperature in April
Tshapatain, Botswana

Average temperature in April - Tshapatain, Botswana
  • Average high temperature in April: 29.5°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is October (35.2°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (24°C).

  • Average low temperature in April: 18.8°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is December (23.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (11.6°C).

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Average pressure in April
Tshapatain, Botswana

Average pressure in April - Tshapatain, Botswana
  • Average pressure in April: 1016.2mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is July (1022mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is January (1010.2mbar).

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Average wind speed in April
Tshapatain, Botswana

Average wind speed in April - Tshapatain, Botswana
  • Average wind speed in April: 12.8km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is October (16.6km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is May (11.7km/h).

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Average humidity in April
Tshapatain, Botswana

Average humidity in April - Tshapatain, Botswana
  • Average humidity in April: 47%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (56%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is September (24%).

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Average rainfall in April
Tshapatain, Botswana

Average rainfall in April - Tshapatain, Botswana
  • Average rainfall in April: 11mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is February (87mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is August (0mm).

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Average rainfall days in April
Tshapatain, Botswana

Average rainfall days in April - Tshapatain, Botswana
  • Average rainfall days in April: 6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (16.7 days).
The month with the least rainy days is August (0.2 days).

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

Average daylight in April / Average sunshine in April - Tshapatain, 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: 8.8h

The month with the most sunshine is October (Average sunshine: 12h).
The month with the least sunshine is May (Average sunshine: 7.6h).

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Average sunshine days in April
Tshapatain, Botswana

Average sunshine days in April - Tshapatain, Botswana
  • Average sunshine days in April: 23.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is August (30.8 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is December (12.3 days).

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Average UV index in April
Tshapatain, Botswana

Average UV index in April - Tshapatain, 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 June and July (UV index 5).

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Average cloud cover in April
Tshapatain, Botswana

Average cloud cover in April - Tshapatain, Botswana
  • Average cloud cover in April: 18

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 30).
Months with the least cloud cover are August and September (Cloud cover 3).

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Average visibility in April
Tshapatain, Botswana

Average visibility in April - Tshapatain, 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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