April weather forecast and climate
Buenaventura, Colombia

April, the same as March, is a moderately hot spring month in Buenaventura, Colombia, with average temperature fluctuating between 22.8°C (73°F) and 28.7°C (83.7°F).

Temperature

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

Heat index

The average heat index in April is appraised at a torrid 35.6°C (96.1°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 'real feel', 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature', or 'feels like', is an index that combines air temperature and relative humidity to determine the human-perceived temperature equivalent. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (differences in body mass, height, and shape, wind, clothing), and activity. Be aware that direct exposure to sunlight increases heat impact, and may raise the heat index additionally, by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are especially crucial for babies and toddlers. 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.
To prevent overheating and help regulate its internal temperature, the human body sweat and rely on the evaporation to cool down. 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

Months with the highest humidity in Buenaventura are April, May, September through December, with an average relative humidity of 88%.

Rainfall

In Buenaventura, during April, the rain falls for 25.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 153mm (6.02") of precipitation. In Buenaventura, during the entire year, the rain falls for 337.3 days and collects up to 2750mm (108.27") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In April, the average sea temperature in Buenaventura 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 Buenaventura, the average length of the day in April is 12.2h.

Sunshine

In Buenaventura, the average sunshine is 6.6h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Buenaventura are January through September, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against the skin and eye damage is required. 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. 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. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is significantly increased by the reflection of the water and sand.

What is the temperature in April in Buenaventura?

The average high-temperature, in April, in Buenaventura, Colombia, is 28.7°C (83.7°F), while the average low-temperature is 22.8°C (73°F). In April, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'real feel'), that combines relative humidity and air temperature, is appraised at 35.6°C (96.1°F).

What is the most humid month in Buenaventura?

Months with the highest humidity in Buenaventura are April, May, September through December, with an average relative humidity of 88%.

What is the average humidity in April in Buenaventura?

In April, the average relative humidity in Buenaventura, Colombia, is 88%.

How much does it rain in Buenaventura in April?

In Buenaventura, Colombia, in April, it is raining for 25.3 days, with typically 153mm (6.02") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the water temperature in April in Buenaventura?

In April, the average sea temperature in Buenaventura is 27.8°C (82°F). 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.

How many hours of daylight does Buenaventura have in April?

The average length of the day in April in Buenaventura is 12.2h.

How many hours of sunshine does Buenaventura have in April?

The average sunshine in April is 6.6h.

When is the highest UV index in Buenaventura?

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

What is the UV index intensity in April in Buenaventura?

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

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).

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).

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

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

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).

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).

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).

Average daylight in April / Average sunshine in April - Buenaventura, Colombia
  • Average daylight in April: 12.2h

Months with the longest days are May, June and July (Average daylight: 12.3h).
Months with the shortest days are January, November and December (Average daylight: 11.9h).

  • Average sunshine in April: 6.6h

The month with the most sunshine is May (Average sunshine: 7.3h).
Months with the least sunshine are August and December (Average sunshine: 4.9).

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).

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

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).

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).

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

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