April weather forecast
Basse Terre, Guadeloupe

Seascape of the Deshaies Bay in Basse Terre, Guadeloupe
Seascape of the Deshaies Bay in Basse Terre, Guadeloupe

Weather in April

April, the same as March, is a moderately hot spring month in Basse Terre, Guadeloupe, with average temperature varying between 25.5°C (77.9°F) and 27.2°C (81°F).

Temperature

In Basse Terre, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in March - a still warm 27.2°C (81°F). The average low-temperature, in April, is 25.5°C (77.9°F).

Heat index

In April, the average heat index is evaluated at 29.8°C (85.6°F). Constant exposure and activity lead to possible fatigue. Prolonged exercise may result in heat cramps.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. Exposure to direct sunshine can increase heat index values by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'apparent temperature', 'feels like', 'real feel', or 'felt air temperature', is an index that combines air temperature and relative humidity to determine the human-perceived temperature equivalent. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (clothing, metabolic differences, pregnancy). Bear in mind that direct sunshine exposure increases weather impact, and may raise heat index by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are particularly important for children. Children are often less aware of the need to rest and re-hydrate. Thirst is a late sign of dehydration - it is vital to remain hydrated, particularly during prolonged physical activities.

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Basse Terre is 76%.

Rainfall

In Basse Terre, Guadeloupe,, during 19.9 rainfall days, 46mm (1.81") of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 261.2 rainfall days, and 839mm (33.03") 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, the average length of the day in April is 12.5h.

Sunshine

In April, the average sunshine in Basse Terre is 9.9h.

UV index

January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index. Months with the lowest UV index are January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 7 transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions against overexposure. Protection against sun damage is needed. 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. 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. Beware! The reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in April in Basse Terre?

In April, the average high-temperature is 27.2°C (81°F), and the average low-temperature is 25.5°C (77.9°F). In April, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'felt air temperature'), which takes the relative humidity and factors it into the air temperature reading, is evaluated at 29.8°C (85.6°F).

What is the average humidity in April in Basse Terre?

In Basse Terre, Guadeloupe, the average relative humidity in April is 76%.

How much does it rain in Basse Terre in April?

In Basse Terre, Guadeloupe, in April, it is raining for 19.9 days, with typically 46mm (1.81") of accumulated precipitation.

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

In Basse Terre, in April, the average water temperature 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.

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

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

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

The average sunshine in April in Basse Terre, Guadeloupe, is 9.9h.

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

Months with the highest UV index in Basse Terre, Guadeloupe, are January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7.

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

January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the lowest UV index in Basse Terre.

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

The average daily maximum UV index in April in Basse Terre is 7. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in April
Basse Terre, Guadeloupe

Average temperature in April - Basse Terre, Guadeloupe
  • Average high temperature in April: 27.2°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (29.2°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is March (26.3°C).

  • Average low temperature in April: 25.5°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is September (27.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (24.8°C).

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Average pressure in April
Basse Terre, Guadeloupe

Average pressure in April - Basse Terre, Guadeloupe
  • Average pressure in April: 1015.1mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is June (1016mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is November (1012.3mbar).

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Average wind speed in April
Basse Terre, Guadeloupe

Average wind speed in April - Basse Terre, Guadeloupe
  • Average wind speed in April: 22km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is July (24km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is October (18.1km/h).

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Average humidity in April
Basse Terre, Guadeloupe

Average humidity in April - Basse Terre, Guadeloupe
  • Average humidity in April: 76%

Months with the highest relative humidity are May, July, August and November (77%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are January, February and March (75%).

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Average rainfall in April
Basse Terre, Guadeloupe

Average rainfall in April - Basse Terre, Guadeloupe
  • Average rainfall in April: 46mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (119mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (31mm).

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Average rainfall days in April
Basse Terre, Guadeloupe

Average rainfall days in April - Basse Terre, Guadeloupe
  • Average rainfall days in April: 19.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (25.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is March (16.9 days).

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Average sea temperature in April
Basse Terre, Guadeloupe

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).

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Average daylight in April /
Average sunshine in April
Basse Terre, Guadeloupe

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 the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.2h).

  • Average sunshine in April: 9.9h

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 10.1h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6.5h).

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Average sunshine days in April
Basse Terre, Guadeloupe

Average sunshine days in April - Basse Terre, Guadeloupe
  • Average sunshine days in April: 5.4 days

The month with the most sunshine days is March (9.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (0.7 days).

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Average UV index in April
Basse Terre, Guadeloupe

Average UV index in April - Basse Terre, Guadeloupe
  • Average UV index in April: 7

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

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Average cloud cover in April
Basse Terre, Guadeloupe

Average cloud cover in April - Basse Terre, Guadeloupe
  • Average cloud cover in April: 41

The month with the most cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 47).
The month with the least cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 35).

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Average visibility in April
Basse Terre, Guadeloupe

Average visibility in April - Basse Terre, Guadeloupe
  • Average visibility in April: 10km

Months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (10km).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (10km).

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