Ittoqqortoormiit
Greenland
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

April weather forecast and climate
Ittoqqortoormiit, Greenland

April is a freezing cold spring month in Ittoqqortoormiit, Greenland, with temperature in the range of an average high of -8°C (17.6°F) and an average low of -17°C (1.4°F).

Temperature

In Ittoqqortoormiit, the average high-temperature increases, from a frigid cold -14°C (6.8°F) in March, to a subzero cold -8°C (17.6°F). In Ittoqqortoormiit, the average low-temperature is -17°C (1.4°F).

Rainfall

In Ittoqqortoormiit, it is raining for 9 days, with typically 30mm (1.2") of accumulated precipitation. In Ittoqqortoormiit, during the entire year, the rain falls for 113 days and collects up to 476mm (18.7") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

Months with the coldest seawater are January through April and December, with an average sea temperature of -1°C (30.2°F).
Note: For swimming, this is considered very dangerous and immediately life-threatening. Total loss of breathing control instantly occurs, and clear thinking becomes almost impossible. A specialized swimsuit is obligatory to minimize thermal loss.

Daylight

In April, the average length of the day in Ittoqqortoormiit is 16.5h.

Sunshine

In Ittoqqortoormiit, the average sunshine in April is 7h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Ittoqqortoormiit is 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 2 interpret into the following advice:
Most people can stay in the Sun for up to 1 hour without burning, apart from children that always must be protected from sun exposure. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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.

What is the temperature in April in Ittoqqortoormiit?

In April, in Ittoqqortoormiit, the average high-temperature is -8°C (17.6°F), and the average low-temperature is -17°C (1.4°F).

How much does it rain in Ittoqqortoormiit in April?

In April, in Ittoqqortoormiit, the rain falls for 9 days. Throughout April, 30mm (1.2") of precipitation is accumulated.

What months are the sea coldest in Ittoqqortoormiit?

Through, April and December, with an average sea temperature of -1°C (30.2°F).

How cold is the water in April in Ittoqqortoormiit?

In Ittoqqortoormiit, in April, the average water temperature is -1°C (30.2°F). For swimming, this is considered extremely cold, dangerous, and life-threatening. Unless suitably protected with insulated waterproof clothing, hypothermia quickly occurs.

What is the average length of the day in April in Ittoqqortoormiit?

In Ittoqqortoormiit, the average length of the day in April is 16.5h.

How many hours of sunshine does Ittoqqortoormiit have in April?

In April, the average sunshine in Ittoqqortoormiit, Greenland, is 7h.

What is the UV index intensity in April in Ittoqqortoormiit?

In April, the average daily maximum UV index is 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in April - Ittoqqortoormiit, Greenland
  • Average high temperature in April: -8°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (6°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are February and March (-14°C).

  • Average low temperature in April: -17°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (0°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (-23°C).

Average rainfall in April - Ittoqqortoormiit, Greenland
  • Average rainfall in April: 30mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (50mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is May (23mm).

Average rainfall days in April - Ittoqqortoormiit, Greenland
  • Average rainfall days in April: 9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is March (12 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are June and July (7 days).

Average sea temperature in April - Ittoqqortoormiit, Greenland
  • Average sea temperature in April: -1°C

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are July and August (2°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are January, February, March, April and December (-1°C).

Average daylight in April / Average sunshine in April - Ittoqqortoormiit, Greenland
  • Average daylight in April: 16.5h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 24h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 0h).

  • Average sunshine in April: 7h

Months with most sunshine are May, June and July (Average sunshine: 9h).
Months with least sunshine are January, November and December (Average sunshine: 0).

Average UV index in April - Ittoqqortoormiit, Greenland
  • Average UV index in April: 2

Months with the highest UV index are May, June and July (UV index 3).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, October, November and December (UV index 0).