April weather forecast
Buenaventura, Colombia

Weather in April

April, the same as March, is another warm spring month in Buenaventura, Colombia, with temperature in the range of an average low of 22.8°C (73°F) and an average high of 28.7°C (83.7°F).

Temperature

In April, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in March - a still warm 28.7°C (83.7°F). In Buenaventura, the average low-temperature is 22.8°C (73°F).

Heat index

In April, the average heat index is appraised at a sweltering 36°C (96.8°F). Take extra precautions, as heat cramps and heat exhaustion are possible. Sustained activity may result in heatstroke.
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 'feels like', 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature', or 'real feel', is what the temperature feels like to the human body when the air temperature is combined with the relative humidity. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (pregnancy, clothing, wind). Be aware that direct exposure to sunlight increases heat impact and may raise the heat index by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are particularly important for children. Children are often less aware of the need to rest and re-hydrate. Thirst is a late sign of dehydration - it is vital to remain hydrated, particularly during prolonged physical activities.
Perspiration is the human body's physiological response to high temperatures and is an attempt to lower body temperature through evaporation of sweat. With a lot of moisture in the air, the evaporation process is not as effective, and the body does not cool down as efficiently, creating a perception of overheating. When heat gain exceeds the level the body can remove, body temperature begins to rise, and heat-related illnesses and disorders may develop.

Humidity

The months with the highest humidity are April, May, September through December, with an average relative humidity of 88%.

Rainfall

In Buenaventura, it is raining for 25.3 days, with typically 153mm (6.02") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in Buenaventura, there are 337.3 rainfall days, and 2750mm (108.27") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Buenaventura, the average water temperature is 27.8°C (82°F).
Note: For any water activity, surface water temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are considered as excellent and extremely pleasant for lengthened periods.

Daylight

In April, the average length of the day is 12h and 13min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 06:07 and sunset at 18:16. On the last day of April, sunrise is at 05:57 and sunset at 18:12 -05.

Sunshine

In April, the average sunshine is 6.6h.

UV index

January through September, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index in Buenaventura. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average 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. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for the 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. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is significantly increased by the reflection of the water and sand.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in April in Buenaventura?

In Buenaventura, Colombia, in April, the average high-temperature is 28.7°C (83.7°F), and the average low-temperature is 22.8°C (73°F). in April, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'feels like'), which calculates the temperature value influenced by the moisture in the air, is appraised at 36°C (96.8°F).

What is the most humid month in Buenaventura?

April, May, September through December, with an average relative humidity of 88%, are most humid months in Buenaventura, Colombia.

What is the average humidity in April in Buenaventura?

In April, the average relative humidity is 88%.

How much does it rain in Buenaventura in April?

In Buenaventura, in April, during 25.3 rainfall days, 153mm (6.02") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the sea water temperature in April in Buenaventura?

In Buenaventura, the average seawater temperature in April is 27.8°C (82°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 Buenaventura?

The average day length in April is 12h and 13min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in April in Buenaventura?

In April, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 06:07 and sunset at 18:16. On the last day of the month, in Buenaventura, sunrise is at 05:57 and sunset at 18:12 -05.

How many hours of sunshine does Buenaventura have in April?

The average sunshine duration in April is 6.6h.

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

The months with the highest UV index in Buenaventura, Colombia, are January through September, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 6.

What is the UV index reading in April in Buenaventura?

In Buenaventura, the average daily maximum UV index in April is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in April
Buenaventura, Colombia

Average temperature in April - Buenaventura, Colombia
  • Average high temperature in April: 28.7°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is March (29.1°C).
The months with the lowest average high temperature are October, November and December (27.9°C).

  • Average low temperature in April: 22.8°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is June (23.1°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is October (22.4°C).

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Average pressure in April
Buenaventura, Colombia

Average pressure in April - Buenaventura, Colombia
  • Average pressure in April: 1011.5mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is September (1012mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is February (1011mbar).

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Average wind speed in April
Buenaventura, Colombia

Average wind speed in April - Buenaventura, Colombia
  • Average wind speed in April: 5.1km/h

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January and December (6km/h).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are April and May (5.1km/h).

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Average humidity in April
Buenaventura, Colombia

Average humidity in April - Buenaventura, Colombia
  • Average humidity in April: 88%

The months with the highest relative humidity are April, May, September, October, November and December (88%).
The months with the lowest relative humidity are January, February and March (86%).

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Average rainfall in April
Buenaventura, Colombia

Average rainfall in April - Buenaventura, Colombia
  • Average rainfall in April: 153mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (309mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (126mm).

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Average rainfall days in April
Buenaventura, Colombia

Average rainfall days in April - Buenaventura, Colombia
  • Average rainfall days in April: 25.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (30.6 days).
The month with the least rainy days is April (25.3 days).

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Average sea temperature in April
Buenaventura, Colombia

Average sea temperature in April - Buenaventura, Colombia
  • Average sea temperature in April: 27.8°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is May (28.2°C).
The coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are January, November and December (26.8°C).

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Average daylight in April /
Average sunshine in April
Buenaventura, Colombia

Average daylight in April / Average sunshine in April - Buenaventura, Colombia
  • Average daylight in April: 12h and 13min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12h and 20min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11h and 54min).

  • Average sunshine in April: 6h and 36min

The month with the most sunshine is May (Average sunshine: 7h and 18min).
The months with the least sunshine are August and December (Average sunshine: 4h and 54min).

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Average sunshine days in April
Buenaventura, Colombia

Average sunshine days in April - Buenaventura, Colombia
  • Average sunshine days in April: 4 days

The month with the most sunshine days is March (4.2 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (0.3 days).

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Average UV index in April
Buenaventura, Colombia

Average UV index in April - Buenaventura, Colombia
  • Average UV index in April: 6

The months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, November and December (UV index 6).
The month with the lowest UV index is October (UV index 5).

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Average cloud cover in April
Buenaventura, Colombia

Average cloud cover in April - Buenaventura, Colombia
  • Average cloud cover in April: 59

The month with the most cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 69).
The month with the least cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 56).

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Average visibility in April
Buenaventura, Colombia

Average visibility in April - Buenaventura, Colombia
  • Average visibility in April: 8km

The months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (8km).
The months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (8km).

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