Basse Terre
Guadeloupe
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

April weather forecast and climate
Basse Terre, Guadeloupe

A view of the seascape of the Deshaies Bay in Basse Terre, Guadeloupe
A view of the seascape of the Deshaies Bay in Basse Terre, Guadeloupe
April, the same as March, is a moderately hot spring month in Basse Terre, Guadeloupe, with average temperature varying between 22°C (71.6°F) and 29°C (84.2°F).

Temperature

In Basse Terre, Guadeloupe, the average high-temperature in April is practically the same as in March - a still warm 29°C (84.2°F). In Basse Terre, the average low-temperature is 22°C (71.6°F).

Rainfall

In Basse Terre, during April, the rain falls for 18 days and regularly aggregates up to 110mm (4.3") of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 253 rainfall days, and 1750mm (68.9") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In April, the average sea temperature is 27.6°C (81.7°F).
Note: 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.

Daylight

In Basse Terre, Guadeloupe, the average length of the day in April is 12.5h.

Sunshine

Months with the most sunshine in Basse Terre are March through August, with an average of 8h of sunshine.

UV index

March through September, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 12 interpret into the following advice:
Take all required precautions, as unprotected skin and eyes can burn in minutes. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. 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. A broad-spectrum sunscreen of SPF 30+ should be liberally applied and re-applied every two hours, and immediately after an outdoor workout or a swim. 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 Basse Terre?

In Basse Terre, in April, the average high-temperature is 29°C (84.2°F), and the average low-temperature is 22°C (71.6°F).

How much does it rain in Basse Terre in April?

In Basse Terre, Guadeloupe, during April, the rain falls for 18 days and regularly aggregates up to 110mm (4.3") of precipitation.

What is the sea water temperature in April in Basse Terre?

In April, the average sea temperature in Basse Terre is 27.6°C (81.7°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.

What is the average length of the day in April in Basse Terre?

The average length of the day in April in Basse Terre is 12.5h.

What is the month with the most sunshine in Basse Terre?

Months with the most sunshine are March through August, with an average of 8h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Basse Terre have in April?

In April, the average sunshine in Basse Terre, Guadeloupe, is 8h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Basse Terre?

Months with the highest UV index are March through September, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

What is the UV index reading in April in Basse Terre?

The average daily maximum UV index in April is 12. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an excessive health risk from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in April - Basse Terre, Guadeloupe
  • Average high temperature in April: 29°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are June, July, August and September (31°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January, February, March and December (28°C).

  • Average low temperature in April: 22°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are June and July (24°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and February (20°C).

Average rainfall in April - Basse Terre, Guadeloupe
  • Average rainfall in April: 110mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is September (230mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (60mm).

Average rainfall days in April - Basse Terre, Guadeloupe
  • Average rainfall days in April: 18 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are July and August (24 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is February (17 days).

Average sea temperature in April - Basse Terre, Guadeloupe
  • Average sea temperature in April: 27.6°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is September (29.4°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (26.7°C).

Average daylight in April / Average sunshine in April - Basse Terre, Guadeloupe
  • Average daylight in April: 12.5h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.1h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.2h).

  • Average sunshine in April: 8h

Months with most sunshine are March, April, May, June, July and August (Average sunshine: 8h).
Months with least sunshine are January, February, September, October, November and December (Average sunshine: 7).

Average UV index in April - Basse Terre, Guadeloupe
  • Average UV index in April: 12

Months with the highest UV index are March, April, May, June, July, August and September (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 8).