April weather forecast
Ocho Rios, Jamaica

A port on the Caribbean Island of Ocho Rios, Jamaica with calm, clear waters
A port on the Caribbean Island of Ocho Rios, Jamaica with calm, clear waters

Weather in April

April, the same as March, is a moderately hot spring month in Ocho Rios, Jamaica, with an average temperature ranging between max 28°C (82.4°F) and min 19°C (66.2°F).

Temperature

In April, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in March - a still warm 28°C (82.4°F). In April, the average low-temperature is 19°C (66.2°F).

Rainfall

In Ocho Rios, during April, the rain falls for 7 days and regularly aggregates up to 110mm (4.33") of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 124 rainfall days, and 1843mm (72.56") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Ocho Rios, the average water temperature is 27.8°C (82°F).
Note: For any water activity, surface water temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are considered as excellent and extremely pleasant for lengthened periods.

Daylight

The average length of the day in April is 12h and 34min.
On the first day of April, sunrise is at 06:02 and sunset at 18:22. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 05:41 and sunset at 18:29 EST.

Sunshine

March, April and July, with an average of 8h of sunshine, are months with the most sunshine.

UV index

March through September, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an ultimate health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 12 in April transform into the following instructions:
Take all required precautions, as unprotected skin and eyes can burn in minutes. 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. 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. Even on cloudy days, a sunscreen with a minimum 30 sun protection factor should be generously applied and frequently re-applied, including after every swim or outdoor exercise. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is significantly increased by the reflection of the water and sand.
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FAQ

How much does it rain in Ocho Rios in April?

In Ocho Rios, Jamaica, in April, it is raining for 7 days, with typically 110mm (4.33") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the sea water temperature in April in Ocho Rios?

In Ocho Rios, Jamaica, the average seawater temperature in April is 27.8°C (82°F). 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.

What is the average length of the day in April in Ocho Rios?

In April, the average day length in Ocho Rios is 12h and 34min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in April in Ocho Rios?

In April, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 06:02 and sunset at 18:22. On the last day of the month, in Ocho Rios, Jamaica, sunrise is at 05:41 and sunset at 18:29 EST.

What are the months with the most sunshine in Ocho Rios?

The months with the most sunshine in Ocho Rios, Jamaica, are March, April and July, with an average of 8h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in April in Ocho Rios?

In Ocho Rios, Jamaica, the average sunshine duration in April is 8h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Ocho Rios?

The months with the highest UV index in Ocho Rios, Jamaica, are March through September, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

What is the UV index intensity in April in Ocho Rios?

In Ocho Rios, Jamaica, the average daily maximum UV index in April is 12. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme health threat from unprotected exposure to UV radiation.
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Average sunshine
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Average temperature in April
Ocho Rios, Jamaica

Average temperature in April - Ocho Rios, Jamaica
  • Average high temperature in April: 28°C

The warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (30°C).
The months with the lowest average high temperature are January, February, March and December (27°C).

  • Average low temperature in April: 19°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (21°C).
The coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and February (17°C).

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Average rainfall in April
Ocho Rios, Jamaica

Average rainfall in April - Ocho Rios, Jamaica
  • Average rainfall in April: 110mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (291mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is July (79mm).

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Average rainfall days in April
Ocho Rios, Jamaica

Average rainfall days in April - Ocho Rios, Jamaica
  • Average rainfall days in April: 7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is October (16 days).
The months with the least rainy days are February and March (6 days).

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Average sea temperature in April
Ocho Rios, Jamaica

Average sea temperature in April - Ocho Rios, Jamaica
  • Average sea temperature in April: 27.8°C

The best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are August and September (29.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (26.9°C).

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Average daylight in April /
Average sunshine in April
Ocho Rios, Jamaica

Average daylight in April / Average sunshine in April - Ocho Rios, Jamaica
  • Average daylight in April: 12h and 34min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13h and 13min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11h and 3min).

  • Average sunshine in April: 8h

The months with the most sunshine are March, April and July (Average sunshine: 8h).
The months with the least sunshine are September, October and November (Average sunshine: 6h).

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Average UV index in April
Ocho Rios, Jamaica

Average UV index in April - Ocho Rios, Jamaica
  • Average UV index in April: 12

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

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