Kinshasa
Democratic Republic of Congo
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

April weather forecast and climate
Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo

Part of the city of Kinshasa in the Democratic Republic of Congo viewed from above
Part of the city of Kinshasa in the Democratic Republic of Congo viewed from above
April, the same as March, in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo, is another tropical autumn month, with average temperature ranging between max 32°C (89.6°F) and min 22°C (71.6°F).

Temperature

The warmest months are March and April, with an average high-temperature of 32°C (89.6°F).

Rainfall

In Kinshasa, during April, the rain falls for 16 days and regularly aggregates up to 196mm (7.7") of precipitation. In Kinshasa, during the entire year, the rain falls for 111 days and collects up to 1358mm (53.5") of precipitation.

Daylight

In Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo, the average length of the day is 12h.

Sunshine

February through May, August, October and November, with an average of 5h of sunshine, are months with the most sunshine in Kinshasa.

UV index

January through April, August through December, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an ultimate health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
In April, the average maximum UV index of 12 translate into the following recommendations:
Take all required precautions, as unprotected skin and eyes can burn in minutes. 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. 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 are the warmest months in Kinshasa?

Warmest months in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo, are March and April, with an average high-temperature of 32°C (89.6°F).

What is the temperature in April in Kinshasa?

In April, in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo, the average high-temperature is 32°C (89.6°F), and the average low-temperature is 22°C (71.6°F).

How much does it rain in Kinshasa in April?

In April, in Kinshasa, the rain falls for 16 days. Throughout April, 196mm (7.7") of precipitation is accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Kinshasa have in April?

In Kinshasa, the average length of the day in April is 12h.

What are the months with the most sunshine in Kinshasa?

Months with the most sunshine in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo, are February through May, August, October and November, with an average of 5h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in April in Kinshasa?

In April, the average sunshine in Kinshasa is 5h.

When is the highest UV index in Kinshasa?

Months with the highest UV index in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo, are January through April, August through December, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

How high is the UV index in April in Kinshasa?

The average daily maximum UV index in April is 12. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an excessive health risk from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in April - Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo
  • Average high temperature in April: 32°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are March and April (32°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (27°C).

  • Average low temperature in April: 22°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are February, March, April, May and November (22°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are July and August (18°C).

Average rainfall in April - Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo
  • Average rainfall in April: 196mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (222mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are July and August (3mm).

Average rainfall days in April - Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo
  • Average rainfall days in April: 16 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are April and November (16 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is July (0 days).

Average daylight in April / Average sunshine in April - Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo
  • Average daylight in April: 12h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 12.4h).
Months with shortest days are May, June and July (Average daylight: 11.9h).

  • Average sunshine in April: 5h

Months with most sunshine are February, March, April, May, August, October and November (Average sunshine: 5h).
Months with least sunshine are January, June, July, September and December (Average sunshine: 4).

Average UV index in April - Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo
  • Average UV index in April: 12

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, April, August, September, October, November and December (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are June and July (UV index 10).