Ouagadougou
Burkina Faso
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

April weather forecast and climate
Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso

A hole of water reflecting the rocks and blue sky in the sunny city of Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso
A hole of water reflecting the rocks and blue sky in the sunny city of Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso
April, like March, in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, is another sweltering spring month, with average temperature ranging between max 39.1°C (102.4°F) and min 25.7°C (78.3°F).

Temperature

The warmest month is April, with an average high-temperature of 39.1°C (102.4°F) and an average low-temperature of 25.7°C (78.3°F).

Humidity

In April, the average relative humidity is 39.5%.

Rainfall

In April, the rain falls for 0.6 days. Throughout April, 23mm (0.9") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 35.2 rainfall days, and 788mm (31") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

In April, the average length of the day is 12.4h.

Sunshine

In Ouagadougou, the average sunshine in April is 8h.

UV index

February through September, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Ouagadougou. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an excessive health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 12 interpret into the following advice:
Take all required precautions, as unprotected skin and eyes can burn in minutes. The Sun's UV radiation is most powerful between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. To the extent possible, limit exposure to the direct sun during these hours. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes. Even on cloudy days, a sunscreen with a minimum 30 sun protection factor should be generously applied and frequently re-applied, including after every swim or outdoor exercise.

What is the warmest month in Ouagadougou?

April is the warmest month, with an average high-temperature of 39.1°C (102.4°F) and an average low-temperature of 25.7°C (78.3°F).

What is the temperature in April in Ouagadougou?

In April, in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, the average high-temperature is 39.1°C (102.4°F), and the average low-temperature is 25.7°C (78.3°F).

What is the average humidity in April in Ouagadougou?

The average relative humidity in April is 39.5%.

How much does it rain in Ouagadougou in April?

In April, the rain falls for 0.6 days. Throughout April, 23mm (0.9") of precipitation is accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Ouagadougou have in April?

The average length of the day in April is 12.4h.

How long on average sun shines in April in Ouagadougou?

In April, the average sunshine in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, is 8h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Ouagadougou?

Months with the highest UV index in Ouagadougou are February through September, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

How high is the UV index in April in Ouagadougou?

In April, the average daily maximum UV index in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, is 12. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in April - Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso
  • Average high temperature in April: 39.1°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is April (39.1°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is August (30.9°C).

  • Average low temperature in April: 25.7°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is April (25.7°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (16.1°C).

Average humidity in April - Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso
  • Average humidity in April: 39.5%

The month with the highest relative humidity is August (74%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is February (28.5%).

Average rainfall in April - Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso
  • Average rainfall in April: 23mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (227mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is January (0mm).

Average rainfall days in April - Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso
  • Average rainfall days in April: 0.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (10.9 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are January, November and December (0 days).

Average daylight in April / Average sunshine in April - Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso
  • Average daylight in April: 12.4h

Months with the longest days are June and July (Average daylight: 12.8h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.4h).

  • Average sunshine in April: 8h

Months with most sunshine are January, February, March, May, October and November (Average sunshine: 9h).
The month with least sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 6h).

Average UV index in April - Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso
  • Average UV index in April: 12

Months with the highest UV index are February, March, April, May, June, July, August and September (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 9).