April weather forecast and climate
La Caipala, Colombia

Weather in April

April, the same as March, in La Caipala, Colombia, is another hot spring month, with average temperature fluctuating between 31.8°C (89.2°F) and 20.3°C (68.5°F).

Temperature

In La Caipala, the average high-temperature in April is almost the same as in March - a still tropical 31.8°C (89.2°F). In April, the average low-temperature is 20.3°C (68.5°F).

Heat index

The average heat index is calculated to an extremely hot 41.3°C (106.3°F). Be wary - heat exhaustion and heat cramps are highly anticipated. With continued activity, heatstroke is very likely.
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 'real feel', 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature', or 'feels like', is calculated by taking the relative humidity value for a specific location and factoring it into the air temperature reading. Additional factors like metabolic differences, differences in body mass, height, and shape, wind, 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 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.
The human body normally cools itself by perspiration, as evaporated sweat carries heat away from the body. 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 is 74%.

Rainfall

In La Caipala, during April, the rain falls for 26.2 days and regularly aggregates up to 194mm (7.64") of precipitation. In La Caipala, during the entire year, the rain falls for 279.7 days and collects up to 2063mm (81.22") of precipitation.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In April, the average sunshine is 10.9h.

UV index

April and August, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 7 in April transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions and adopt sun safety practices. Protection against sunburn is obliged. 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. 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in April in La Caipala?

In La Caipala, in April, the average high-temperature is 31.8°C (89.2°F), and the average low-temperature is 20.3°C (68.5°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature'), that represents influence of the relative humidity to air temperaure, in April is estimated at 41.3°C (106.3°F).

What is the average humidity in April in La Caipala?

In La Caipala, Colombia, the average relative humidity in April is 74%.

How much does it rain in La Caipala in April?

In April, in La Caipala, Colombia, the rain falls for 26.2 days. Throughout April, 194mm (7.64") of precipitation is accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does La Caipala have in April?

The average length of the day in April is 12.3h.

How long on average sun shines in April in La Caipala?

In La Caipala, Colombia, the average sunshine in April is 10.9h.

When is the highest UV index in La Caipala?

Months with the highest UV index in La Caipala, Colombia, are April and August, with an average maximum UV index of 7.

What is the UV index reading in April in La Caipala?

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

Average temperature in April
La Caipala, Colombia

Average temperature in April - La Caipala, Colombia
  • Average high temperature in April: 31.8°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (33.8°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is November (30.3°C).

  • Average low temperature in April: 20.3°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is March (20.4°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (19.4°C).

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Average pressure in April
La Caipala, Colombia

Average pressure in April - La Caipala, Colombia
  • Average pressure in April: 1013.2mbar

Months with the highest atmospheric pressure are June and July (1013.7mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is November (1012.6mbar).

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Average wind speed in April
La Caipala, Colombia

Average wind speed in April - La Caipala, Colombia
  • Average wind speed in April: 3.2km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is July (3.9km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is November (2.8km/h).

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Average humidity in April
La Caipala, Colombia

Average humidity in April - La Caipala, Colombia
  • Average humidity in April: 74%

The month with the highest relative humidity is November (80%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is August (59%).

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Average rainfall in April
La Caipala, Colombia

Average rainfall in April - La Caipala, Colombia
  • Average rainfall in April: 194mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (283mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is August (106mm).

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Average rainfall days in April
La Caipala, Colombia

Average rainfall days in April - La Caipala, Colombia
  • Average rainfall days in April: 26.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is March (28 days).
The month with the least rainy days is August (18.8 days).

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Average daylight in April /
Average sunshine in April
La Caipala, Colombia

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12.5h).
Months with the shortest days are January and December (Average daylight: 11.8h).

  • Average sunshine in April: 10.9h

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 11.9h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 7.8h).

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Average sunshine days in April
La Caipala, Colombia

Average sunshine days in April - La Caipala, Colombia
  • Average sunshine days in April: 3.1 days

The month with the most sunshine days is August (11.2 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is November (2 days).

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Average UV index in April
La Caipala, Colombia

Average UV index in April - La Caipala, Colombia
  • Average UV index in April: 7

Months with the highest UV index are April and August (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, May, June, July, September, October, November and December (UV index 6).

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Average cloud cover in April
La Caipala, Colombia

Average cloud cover in April - La Caipala, Colombia
  • Average cloud cover in April: 38

The month with the most cloud cover is November (Cloud cover 43).
Months with the least cloud cover are August and September (Cloud cover 27).

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Average visibility in April
La Caipala, Colombia

Average visibility in April - La Caipala, Colombia
  • Average visibility in April: 9km

Months with the highest visibility are July and August (10km).
Months with the lowest visibility are October and November (8km).

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