April weather forecast and climate
Mapiripán, Colombia

Weather in April

April, the same as March, is another warm spring month in Mapiripán, Colombia, with average temperature varying between 28.6°C (83.5°F) and 21.3°C (70.3°F).

Temperature

In Mapiripán, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in March - a still moderately hot 28.6°C (83.5°F). The average low-temperature, in Mapiripán, Colombia, is 21.3°C (70.3°F).

Heat index

In April, the average heat index is appraised at a very hot 35.5°C (95.9°F). Take extra precautions, as heat cramps and heat exhaustion are possible. Sustained activity may result in heatstroke.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. 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', 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature', or 'feels like', is a measure that combines both air temperature and relative humidity into a single value that indicates how hot the weather feels. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (pregnancy, differences in body mass, height, and shape, wind), 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 particularly important for children. 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.
Perspiration is the human body's physiological response to high temperatures and is an attempt to lower body temperature through evaporation of sweat. High relative humidity reduces the evaporation rate, resulting in a lower heat removal rate from the body, causing the perception of being overheated. 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 average relative humidity is 89%.

Rainfall

The month with the most rainfall in Mapiripán is April when the rain falls for 28.5 days and typically aggregates up to 252mm (9.92") of precipitation.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In Mapiripán, the average sunshine in April is 5.4h.

UV index

January through May, July through December, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
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. 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 Mapiripán?

In Mapiripán, in April, the average high-temperature is 28.6°C (83.5°F), and the average low-temperature is 21.3°C (70.3°F). In April, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'feels like'), that represents influence of the relative humidity to air temperaure, is appraised at 35.5°C (95.9°F).

What is the average humidity in April in Mapiripán?

In April, the average relative humidity in Mapiripán is 89%.

How many days does it rain in April in Mapiripán?

In Mapiripán, in April, it is raining for 28.5 days, with typically 252mm (9.92") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the wettest month in Mapiripán?

The month with the most rainfall in Mapiripán is April when the rain falls for 28.5 days and typically aggregates up to 252mm (9.92") of precipitation.

How many hours of daylight does Mapiripán have in April?

In Mapiripán, the average length of the day in April is 12.2h.

How long on average sun shines in April in Mapiripán?

In Mapiripán, the average sunshine in April is 5.4h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Mapiripán?

Months with the highest UV index are January through May, July through December, with an average maximum UV index of 6.

What is the UV index reading in April in Mapiripán?

In Mapiripán, the average daily maximum UV index in April is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.

Average temperature in April
Mapiripán, Colombia

Average temperature in April - Mapiripán, Colombia
  • Average high temperature in April: 28.6°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is February (31.8°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is June (26.9°C).

  • Average low temperature in April: 21.3°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is February (21.7°C).
The coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are June and July (20.2°C).

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Average pressure in April
Mapiripán, Colombia

Average pressure in April - Mapiripán, Colombia
  • Average pressure in April: 1011mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is July (1013.7mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is November (1008.9mbar).

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Average wind speed in April
Mapiripán, Colombia

Average wind speed in April - Mapiripán, Colombia
  • Average wind speed in April: 4.2km/h

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January and December (6.3km/h).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are May, August and September (4.1km/h).

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Average humidity in April
Mapiripán, Colombia

Average humidity in April - Mapiripán, Colombia
  • Average humidity in April: 89%

Months with the highest relative humidity are May and June (92%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is January (69%).

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Average rainfall in April
Mapiripán, Colombia

Average rainfall in April - Mapiripán, Colombia
  • Average rainfall in April: 252mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is April (252mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (52mm).

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Average rainfall days in April
Mapiripán, Colombia

Average rainfall days in April - Mapiripán, Colombia
  • Average rainfall days in April: 28.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (28.9 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (13.8 days).

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

Average daylight in April / Average sunshine in April - Mapiripán, 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, February, November and December (Average daylight: 12h).

  • Average sunshine in April: 5.4h

The month with the most sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 8.3h).
Months with the least sunshine are May and June (Average sunshine: 4.8).

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Average sunshine days in April
Mapiripán, Colombia

Average sunshine days in April - Mapiripán, Colombia
  • Average sunshine days in April: 1.1 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (15.2 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is April (1.1 days).

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Average UV index in April
Mapiripán, Colombia

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

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

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Average cloud cover in April
Mapiripán, Colombia

Average cloud cover in April - Mapiripán, Colombia
  • Average cloud cover in April: 68

The month with the most cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 75).
The month with the least cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 37).

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Average visibility in April
Mapiripán, Colombia

Average visibility in April - Mapiripán, Colombia
  • Average visibility in April: 6km

Months with the highest visibility are January and February (9km).
Months with the lowest visibility are May and June (5km).

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