April weather forecast
Nouakchott, Mauritania

The Nautique Grand Mosque in Nouakchott, Mauritania
The Nautique Grand Mosque in Nouakchott, Mauritania

Weather in April

April, like March, is another tropical spring month in Nouakchott, Mauritania, with an average temperature fluctuating between 17.5°C (63.5°F) and 32.6°C (90.7°F).

Temperature

In April, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in March - a still hot 32.6°C (90.7°F). The average low-temperature, is 17.5°C (63.5°F).

Rainfall

In Nouakchott, rain does not fall in April and May.

Sea temperature

The months with the coldest seawater in Nouakchott are February through May, with an average sea temperature of 19°C (66.2°F).
Note: For swimming, a surface water temperature of 19°C (66.2°F) is not enjoyable for the majority. It is not considered safe, as controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as water temperature decreases below 21°C (69.8°F).

Daylight

In April, the average length of the day in Nouakchott is 12h and 34min.
On the first day of April, sunrise is at 06:58 and sunset at 19:17. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 06:37 and sunset at 19:24 GMT.

Sunshine

The months with the most sunshine in Nouakchott are March through May, with an average of 9h of sunshine.

UV index

The months with the highest UV index in Nouakchott are March through September, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an ultimate health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: In April, the average maximum UV index of 12 translate into the following recommendations:
Practice all-important precautions. Light skin people may get burned in less than 5 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. 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in April in Nouakchott?

In April, in Nouakchott, the average high-temperature is 32.6°C (90.7°F), and the average low-temperature is 17.5°C (63.5°F).

What is the driest month in Nouakchott?

In Nouakchott, Mauritania, rain does not fall in April and May.

Does it rain in Nouakchott in April?

In April, in Nouakchott, Mauritania, it doesn't rain. March is the latest month when it rains.

What months are the sea coldest in Nouakchott?

February through May, with an average sea temperature of 19°C (66.2°F), are months with the coldest seawater in Nouakchott.

What is the sea temperature in April in Nouakchott?

In April, the average sea temperature in Nouakchott, Mauritania, is 19°C (66.2°F). Swimming in 19°C (66.2°F) is not enjoyable for the majority. Controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as surface water temperature decreases below 21°C (69.8°F).

How many hours of daylight does Nouakchott have in April?

The average day length in April in Nouakchott, Mauritania, is 12h and 34min.

When is the sunrise / sunset in April in Nouakchott?

In April, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 06:58 and sunset at 19:17. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 06:37 and sunset at 19:24 GMT.

What is the month with the most sunshine in Nouakchott?

The months with the most sunshine in Nouakchott are March through May, with an average of 9h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in April in Nouakchott?

The average sunshine duration in April in Nouakchott is 9h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Nouakchott?

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

What is the UV index reading in April in Nouakchott?

In Nouakchott, the average daily maximum UV index in April is 12. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health threat from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
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Average rainfall days
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Average temperature in April
Nouakchott, Mauritania

Average temperature in April - Nouakchott, Mauritania
  • Average high temperature in April: 32.6°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is October (36.4°C).
The months with the lowest average high temperature are January and December (29.1°C).

  • Average low temperature in April: 17.5°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is September (24.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (13.7°C).

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Average rainfall in April
Nouakchott, Mauritania

Average rainfall in April - Nouakchott, Mauritania
  • Average rainfall in April: 0mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (36mm).
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are April and May (0mm).

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Average rainfall days in April
Nouakchott, Mauritania

Average rainfall days in April - Nouakchott, Mauritania
  • Average rainfall days in April: 0 days

The months with the highest number of rainy days are August and September (2 days).
The months with the least rainy days are March, April, May, June, October, November and December (0 days).

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Average sea temperature in April
Nouakchott, Mauritania

Average sea temperature in April - Nouakchott, Mauritania
  • Average sea temperature in April: 19°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is September (27°C).
The coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are February, March, April and May (19°C).

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Average daylight in April /
Average sunshine in April
Nouakchott, Mauritania

Average daylight in April / Average sunshine in April - Nouakchott, Mauritania
  • Average daylight in April: 12h and 34min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13h and 12min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11h and 4min).

  • Average sunshine in April: 9h

The months with the most sunshine are March, April and May (Average sunshine: 9h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 7h).

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Average UV index in April
Nouakchott, Mauritania

Average UV index in April - Nouakchott, Mauritania
  • 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 month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 7).

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