Sosúa
Dominican Republic
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

April weather forecast and climate
Sosúa, Dominican Republic

April, like March, in Sosúa, Dominican Republic, is a moderately hot spring month, with average temperature fluctuating between 28°C (82.4°F) and 22°C (71.6°F).

Temperature

In April, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in March - a still warm 28°C (82.4°F). The average low-temperature, in April, is 22°C (71.6°F).

Heat index

In April, the average heat index is appraised at a tropical 31.8°C (89.2°F). Constant exposure and activity lead to possible fatigue. Prolonged exercise may result in heat cramps.
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 'felt air temperature', 'real feel', 'apparent temperature', or 'feels like', is a measure of how hot it feels when the actual air humidity is factored in. Additional factors like activity, metabolic differences, differences in body mass, height, and shape, and clothing affect individual temperature impact. 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.

Humidity

In Sosúa, the average relative humidity in April is 78%.

Rainfall

In April, in Sosúa, the rain falls for 19.3 days. Throughout April, 47mm (1.85") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 229.2 rainfall days, and 719mm (28.31") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Sosúa, Dominican Republic, the average seawater temperature in April is 26.4°C (79.5°F).
Note: 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.

Daylight

In Sosúa, the average length of the day is 12.6h.

Sunshine

In April, the average sunshine is 9h.

UV index

January through April, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the lowest UV index. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 in April interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions against overexposure. Protection against sun damage is needed. 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. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun. 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 Sosúa?

The average high-temperature, in April, in Sosúa, is 28°C (82.4°F), while the average low-temperature is 22°C (71.6°F). In April, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'real feel'), that represents influence of the relative humidity to air temperaure, is estimated at 31.8°C (89.2°F).

What is the average humidity in April in Sosúa?

In April, the average relative humidity in Sosúa, Dominican Republic, is 78%.

How many days does it rain in April in Sosúa?

In Sosúa, Dominican Republic, in April, it is raining for 19.3 days, with typically 47mm (1.85") of accumulated precipitation.

How warm is the water in April in Sosúa?

In Sosúa, Dominican Republic, the average seawater temperature in April is 26.4°C (79.5°F). Water temperature between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) is regarded as very warm and enjoyable by all. With these temperatures, water activities are pleasurable, without feeling uncomfortable for prolonged periods.

How many hours of daylight does Sosúa have in April?

The average length of the day in April in Sosúa, Dominican Republic, is 12.6h.

How long on average sun shines in April in Sosúa?

In Sosúa, the average sunshine in April is 9h.

What is the month with the lowest UV index in Sosúa?

Months with the lowest UV index are January through April, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 6.

How high is the UV index in April in Sosúa?

In April, the average daily maximum UV index in Sosúa, Dominican Republic, is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high hazard to health from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in April - Sosúa, Dominican Republic
  • Average high temperature in April: 28°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (30.3°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (26.3°C).

  • Average low temperature in April: 22°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (24.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is March (20.9°C).

Average humidity in April - Sosúa, Dominican Republic
  • Average humidity in April: 78%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January and December (81%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is July (77%).

Average rainfall in April - Sosúa, Dominican Republic
  • Average rainfall in April: 47mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (100mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is July (39mm).

Average rainfall days in April - Sosúa, Dominican Republic
  • Average rainfall days in April: 19.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is November (21.9 days).
The month with the least rainy days is June (15.6 days).

Average sea temperature in April - Sosúa, Dominican Republic
  • Average sea temperature in April: 26.4°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is September (29.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (25.8°C).

Average daylight in April / Average sunshine in April - Sosúa, Dominican Republic
  • Average daylight in April: 12.6h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.3h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11h).

  • Average sunshine in April: 9h

The month with the most sunshine is September (Average sunshine: 9.6h).
The month with the least sunshine is March (Average sunshine: 8.4h).

Average UV index in April - Sosúa, Dominican Republic
  • Average UV index in April: 6

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