April weather forecast
West Island, Cocos (Keeling) Islands

Palm trees along the white sandy beaches on the Indian Ocean, in the Coast of West Island, Cocos (Keeling) Islands
Palm trees along the white sandy beaches on the Indian Ocean, in the Coast of West Island, Cocos (Keeling) Islands

Weather in April

April, like March, is a hot autumn month in West Island, Cocos (Keeling) Islands, with an average temperature ranging between max 30°C (86°F) and min 25°C (77°F).

Temperature

The warmest months are February through April, with an average high-temperature of 30°C (86°F).

Rainfall

The month with the most rainfall is April, when the rain falls for 17 days and typically aggregates up to 255mm (10.04") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

January through June, with an average sea temperature of 28°C (82.4°F), are months with the warmest seawater in West Island.
Note: For swimming, diving, and other water activities, temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are perceived as very enjoyable and pleasurable for prolonged periods without feeling uncomfortable.

Daylight

In April, the average length of the day in West Island is 11h and 50min.
On the first day of April in West Island, sunrise is at 06:07 and sunset at 18:06. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 06:09 and sunset at 17:50 +0630.

Sunshine

In West Island, the average sunshine in April is 17h.

UV index

The months with the highest UV index are January through April, September through December, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an ultimate health vulnerability from exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: In April, the average maximum UV index of 12 translate into the following recommendations:
Practice all essential precautions. Protection against sun damage is crucial. 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. 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. 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. Beware! The reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.
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FAQ

What are the warmest months in West Island?

February through April, with an average high-temperature of 30°C (86°F), are warmest months in West Island, Cocos (Keeling) Islands.

What is the temperature in April in West Island?

In April, in West Island, Cocos (Keeling) Islands, the average high-temperature is 30°C (86°F), and the average low-temperature is 25°C (77°F).

What is the rainiest month in West Island?

April is the month with the most rainfall in West Island, Cocos (Keeling) Islands. Rain falls for 17 days and accumulates 255mm (10.04") of precipitation.

How many days does it rain in April in West Island?

In West Island, Cocos (Keeling) Islands, in April, it is raining for 17 days, with typically 255mm (10.04") of accumulated precipitation.

What months are the sea warmest in West Island?

January through June, with an average sea temperature of 28°C (82.4°F), are months with the warmest seawater.

What is the water temperature in April in West Island?

In West Island, in April, the average water temperature is 28°C (82.4°F). Water temperature between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) is regarded as very warm and enjoyable by all. With these temperatures, water activities are pleasurable, without feeling uncomfortable for prolonged periods.

What is the average length of the day in April in West Island?

The average day length in April in West Island is 11h and 50min.

When is the sunrise / sunset in April in West Island?

On the first day of April in West Island, sunrise is at 06:07 and sunset at 18:06. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 06:09 and sunset at 17:50 +0630.

How many hours of sunshine does West Island have in April?

In April, the average sunshine duration in West Island is 17h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in West Island?

January through April, September through December, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in West Island, Cocos (Keeling) Islands.

What is the UV index reading in April in West Island?

In April, the average daily maximum UV index is 12. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme health threat from exposure to Sun's UV rays.
Average high temperature
Average rainfall days
Average sunshine
Average UV index

Average temperature in April
West Island, Cocos (Keeling) Islands

Average temperature in April - West Island, Cocos (Keeling) Islands
  • Average high temperature in April: 30°C

The warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are February, March and April (30°C).
The months with the lowest average high temperature are June, July, August and September (28°C).

  • Average low temperature in April: 25°C

The months with the highest average low temperature are March and April (25°C).
The coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are July, August and September (23°C).

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Average rainfall in April
West Island, Cocos (Keeling) Islands

Average rainfall in April - West Island, Cocos (Keeling) Islands
  • Average rainfall in April: 255mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is April (255mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is October (99mm).

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Average rainfall days in April
West Island, Cocos (Keeling) Islands

Average rainfall days in April - West Island, Cocos (Keeling) Islands
  • Average rainfall days in April: 17 days

The months with the highest number of rainy days are May and July (20 days).
The month with the least rainy days is December (11 days).

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Average sea temperature in April
West Island, Cocos (Keeling) Islands

Average sea temperature in April - West Island, Cocos (Keeling) Islands
  • Average sea temperature in April: 28°C

The best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are January, February, March, April, May and June (28°C).
The coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are July, August, September, October, November and December (27°C).

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Average daylight in April /
Average sunshine in April
West Island, Cocos (Keeling) Islands

Average daylight in April / Average sunshine in April - West Island, Cocos (Keeling) Islands
  • Average daylight in April: 11h and 50min

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 12h and 50min).
The month with the shortest days is June (Average daylight: 11h and 25min).

  • Average sunshine in April: 17h

The months with the most sunshine are May and July (Average sunshine: 20h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 11h).

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Average UV index in April
West Island, Cocos (Keeling) Islands

Average UV index in April - West Island, Cocos (Keeling) Islands
  • Average UV index in April: 12

The months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, April, September, October, November and December (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is June (UV index 8).

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