Praia
Cape Verde
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

April weather forecast and climate
Praia, Cape Verde

High waves approaching the sandy beach of Praia in Cape Verde, and a perfect blue sky above
High waves approaching the sandy beach of Praia in Cape Verde, and a perfect blue sky above
April, like March, in Praia, Cape Verde, is another warm spring month, with average temperature ranging between min 20.6°C (69.1°F) and max 26.1°C (79°F).

Temperature

In April, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in March - a still warm 26.1°C (79°F). The average low-temperature, in Praia, is 20.6°C (69.1°F).

Rainfall

April is the last month it rains in Praia. Throughout April, Praia collects 2.3mm (0.1") of precipitation. Throughout the year, 209.6mm (8.3") of rain is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In April, the average sea temperature is 23.8°C (74.8°F). For individuals prone to feeling cold, swimming in 23°C (73.4°F) is still regarded as intolerable. A wetsuit is not a necessity, but sunshine, wind, and air temperature are essential factors for relishing swimming at 23.8°C (74.8°F).

Daylight

In April, the average length of the day in Praia is 12.5h.

Sunshine

Months with the most sunshine are April and May, with an average of 10h of sunshine.

UV index

March through September, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an ultimate health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the ordinary person.
The daily maximum UV index of 12 interpret into the following advice:
Take all necessary precautions, as unprotected skin can burn in 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. Prolonged stay under the direct sun should be avoided as much as possible, especially if a person burns easily. Sunscreen with a minimum 30 sun protection factor should always be used. Caution! The reflection of sand and water significantly increases the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in April in Praia?

The average high-temperature, in April, in Praia, is 26.1°C (79°F), while the average low-temperature is 20.6°C (69.1°F).

What is the last month it rains in Praia?

April is the last month it rains in Praia. Throughout April, Praia collects 2.3mm (0.1") of precipitation.

What is the sea temperature in April in Praia?

In Praia, Cape Verde, in April, the average water temperature is 23.8°C (74.8°F). For individuals prone to feeling cold, swimming in 23°C (73.4°F) is still regarded as intolerable. A wetsuit is not a necessity, but sunshine, wind, and air temperature are essential factors for relishing swimming at 23.8°C (74.8°F).

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

In April, the average length of the day is 12.5h.

What are the months with the most sunshine in Praia?

Months with the most sunshine in Praia are April and May, with an average of 10h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in April in Praia?

In April, the average sunshine is 10h.

When is the highest UV index in Praia?

Months with the highest UV index in Praia, Cape Verde, are March through September, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

How high is the UV index in April in Praia?

The average daily maximum UV index in April in Praia, Cape Verde, 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 - Praia, Cape Verde
  • Average high temperature in April: 26.1°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is October (29.4°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January and February (25°C).

  • Average low temperature in April: 20.6°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is September (25°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (19.4°C).

Average rainfall in April - Praia, Cape Verde
  • Average rainfall in April: 2.3mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (99.3mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is May (0mm).

Average rainfall days in April - Praia, Cape Verde
  • Average rainfall days in April: 0 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (8 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are February, March, April, May and June (0 days).

Average sea temperature in April - Praia, Cape Verde
  • Average sea temperature in April: 23.8°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is October (27.7°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is March (23.6°C).

Average daylight in April / Average sunshine in April - Praia, Cape Verde
  • Average daylight in April: 12.5h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.3h).

  • Average sunshine in April: 10h

Months with most sunshine are April and May (Average sunshine: 10h).
The month with least sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 6.1h).

Average UV index in April - Praia, Cape Verde
  • Average UV index in April: 12

Months with the highest UV index are March, April, May, June, July, August and September (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 8).