Cúcuta
Colombia
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

April weather forecast and climate
Cúcuta, Colombia

April, like March, is another hot spring month in Cúcuta, Colombia, with average temperature ranging between min 22.6°C (72.7°F) and max 31.3°C (88.3°F).

Temperature

In April, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in March - a still hot 31.3°C (88.3°F). The average low-temperature, in April, is 22.6°C (72.7°F).

Heat index

The average heat index is evaluated at a blistering 40.1°C (104.2°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. With the exposure to direct sunlight, the heat index may be increased by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature', 'real feel', or 'feels like', is an index that combines air temperature and relative humidity to determine the human-perceived temperature equivalent. Additional factors like wind, clothing, pregnancy, and activity influence one's weather impression. 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. 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.
The human body normally cools itself by perspiration. Excessive warmth is eliminated from the body by evaporation of sweat. Under high air temperature and humidity (high heat index) conditions, perspiration is limited, and the perception of heat is increased. When heat gain exceeds the level the body can remove, body temperature begins to rise, and heat-related illnesses and disorders may develop.

Humidity

In April, the average relative humidity in Cúcuta is 75%.

Rainfall

In Cúcuta, Colombia, during 10 rainfall days, 101.3mm (4") of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Cúcuta, there are 134 rainfall days, and 863.3mm (34") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

In April, the average length of the day in Cúcuta is 12.3h.

Sunshine

With an average of 4.7h of sunshine, April has the least sunshine of the year in Cúcuta.

UV index

January through November, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an extreme threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 12 interpret into the following advice:
Practice all-important precautions. Light skin people may get burned in less than 5 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. 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.

What is the temperature in April in Cúcuta?

In Cúcuta, Colombia, in April, the average high-temperature is 31.3°C (88.3°F), and the average low-temperature is 22.6°C (72.7°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'feels like'), that combines air temperature and relative humidity, in April is appraised at 40.1°C (104.2°F).

What is the average humidity in April in Cúcuta?

The average relative humidity in April in Cúcuta, Colombia, is 75%.

How many days does it rain in April in Cúcuta?

In Cúcuta, in April, during 10 rainfall days, 101.3mm (4") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Cúcuta have in April?

In April, the average length of the day in Cúcuta is 12.3h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Cúcuta?

April has the least sunshine of the year in Cúcuta, with an average of 4.7h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in April in Cúcuta?

In Cúcuta, Colombia, the average sunshine in April is 4.7h.

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

January through November, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Cúcuta, Colombia.

What is the UV index reading in April in Cúcuta?

In April, the average daily maximum UV index in Cúcuta, Colombia, is 12. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an excessive health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in April - Cúcuta, Colombia
  • Average high temperature in April: 31.3°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is September (33.6°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (29.7°C).

  • Average low temperature in April: 22.6°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is June (23.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (21.2°C).

Average humidity in April - Cúcuta, Colombia
  • Average humidity in April: 75%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (79%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are July and August (62%).

Average rainfall in April - Cúcuta, Colombia
  • Average rainfall in April: 101.3mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (147.7mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (34.9mm).

Average rainfall days in April - Cúcuta, Colombia
  • Average rainfall days in April: 10 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is October (15 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are January and February (7 days).

Average daylight in April / Average sunshine in April - Cúcuta, Colombia
  • Average daylight in April: 12.3h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12.6h).
Months with shortest days are January and December (Average daylight: 11.7h).

  • Average sunshine in April: 4.7h

The month with most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 6.8h).
The month with least sunshine is April (Average sunshine: 4.7h).

Average UV index in April - Cúcuta, Colombia
  • Average UV index in April: 12

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 11).