Tórshavn
Faroe Islands
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

April weather forecast and climate
Tórshavn, Faroe Islands

A view of Tórshavn city in the Faroe Islands set on the mountain slopes and the shores of the beautiful harbor
A view of Tórshavn city in the Faroe Islands set on the mountain slopes and the shores of the beautiful harbor
April, like March, is a frosty spring month in Tórshavn, Faroe Islands, with average temperature varying between 7.3°C (45.1°F) and 3°C (37.4°F).

Temperature

In Tórshavn, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in March - a still frosty 7.3°C (45.1°F). The average low-temperature, in Tórshavn, is 3°C (37.4°F).

Humidity

The least humid month in Tórshavn is April, with an average relative humidity of 87%.

Rainfall

In Tórshavn, in April, it is raining for 16 days, with typically 89.5mm (3.5") of accumulated precipitation. In Tórshavn, during the entire year, the rain falls for 210 days and collects up to 1326.6mm (52.2") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In April, the average sea temperature in Tórshavn, Faroe Islands, is 7.8°C (46°F).
Note: At temperatures below 10°C (50°F), swimming in a suitably protected swimsuit is feasible; otherwise, cold shock and loss of breathing control are imminent. Even a short swim, without thermal protection, at temperatures around 13°C (55.4°F) is not comfortable.

Daylight

In Tórshavn, the average length of the day in April is 14.9h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Tórshavn is 3.5h.

UV index

In Tórshavn, the average daily maximum UV index is 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a low health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
Note: In April, the average maximum UV index of 2 translate into the following recommendations:
Extended sun exposure is not an issue for the majority. Children, infants, and fair-skinned individuals always need to be protected. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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.

What is the temperature in April in Tórshavn?

In Tórshavn, in April, the average high-temperature is 7.3°C (45.1°F), and the average low-temperature is 3°C (37.4°F).

What is the least humid month in Tórshavn?

The least humid month in Tórshavn is April, with an average relative humidity of 87%.

What is the average humidity in April in Tórshavn?

In April, the average relative humidity in Tórshavn, Faroe Islands, is 87%.

How much does it rain in Tórshavn in April?

In Tórshavn, during April, the rain falls for 16 days and regularly aggregates up to 89.5mm (3.5") of precipitation.

What is the sea water temperature in April in Tórshavn?

In Tórshavn, Faroe Islands, the average seawater temperature in April is 7.8°C (46°F). At temperatures below 10°C (50°F), swimming in a suitably protected swimsuit is feasible; otherwise, cold shock and loss of breathing control are imminent. Even a short swim, without thermal protection, at temperatures around 13°C (55.4°F) is not comfortable.

How many hours of daylight does Tórshavn have in April?

In April, the average length of the day in Tórshavn is 14.9h.

How many hours of sunshine does Tórshavn have in April?

In April, the average sunshine in Tórshavn is 3.5h.

What is the UV index reading in April in Tórshavn?

In Tórshavn, Faroe Islands, the average daily maximum UV index in April is 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in April - Tórshavn, Faroe Islands
  • Average high temperature in April: 7.3°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (13.1°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is February (5.6°C).

  • Average low temperature in April: 3°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (9.2°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (1.3°C).

Average humidity in April - Tórshavn, Faroe Islands
  • Average humidity in April: 87%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January, July, August, September, October and December (90%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (87%).

Average rainfall in April - Tórshavn, Faroe Islands
  • Average rainfall in April: 89.5mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (157.7mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is June (57.5mm).

Average rainfall days in April - Tórshavn, Faroe Islands
  • Average rainfall days in April: 16 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are January, October and December (22 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is June (12 days).

Average sea temperature in April - Tórshavn, Faroe Islands
  • Average sea temperature in April: 7.8°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (11.2°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is March (7.2°C).

Average daylight in April / Average sunshine in April - Tórshavn, Faroe Islands
  • Average daylight in April: 14.9h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 19.6h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 5.3h).

  • Average sunshine in April: 3.5h

The month with most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 4.2h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 0.2h).

Average UV index in April - Tórshavn, Faroe Islands
  • Average UV index in April: 2

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 4).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 0).