April weather forecast and climate
Amsterdam, Netherlands

Bicycles parked on a bridge on river Amstel in Amsterdam, Netherlands
Bicycles parked on a bridge on river Amstel in Amsterdam, Netherlands

Weather in April

April in Amsterdam, Netherlands, is a moderate spring month, with average temperature ranging between min 6.3°C (43.3°F) and max 13.7°C (56.7°F).

Temperature

In Amsterdam, the average high-temperature slightly increases, from a frosty 9.4°C (48.9°F) in March, to a moderate 13.7°C (56.7°F). In April, in Amsterdam, the average low-temperature is 6.3°C (43.3°F).

Humidity

The least humid month in Amsterdam is April, with an average relative humidity of 75%.

Rainfall

April is the month with the least rainfall. Rain falls for 12.2 days and accumulates 18mm (0.71") of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Amsterdam snow does not fall in April through October.

Sea temperature

In Amsterdam, the average seawater temperature in April is 8.9°C (48°F).
Note: Swimming in 8.9°C (48°F) is considered dangerous. Unprotected immersion in temperatures below 10°C (50°F) causes quickly maximum intensity cold shock with hyperventilation.

Daylight

In April, the average length of the day is 14h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Amsterdam is 8.4h.

UV index

In April, the average daily maximum UV index in Amsterdam is 3. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate threat to health from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: In April, the average maximum UV index of 3 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions. Light skin individuals may get burned in less than 30 minutes. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.
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FAQ

What is the least humid month in Amsterdam?

With an average relative humidity of 75%, April is the least humid month in Amsterdam, Netherlands.

What is the average humidity in April in Amsterdam?

In April, the average relative humidity in Amsterdam is 75%.

What is the driest month in Amsterdam?

April is the month with the least rainfall. Rain falls for 12.2 days and accumulates 18mm (0.71") of precipitation.

How much does it rain in Amsterdam in April?

In Amsterdam, in April, during 12.2 rainfall days, 18mm (0.71") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When it does not snow in Amsterdam?

In Amsterdam snow does not fall in April through October.

Does it snow in Amsterdam in April?

In April, in Amsterdam, it doesn't snow. March is the latest month when it typically snows.

What is the water temperature in April in Amsterdam?

In Amsterdam, the average seawater temperature in April is 8.9°C (48°F). Swimming in 8.9°C (48°F) is considered life-threatening. Even a few minutes in 13°C (55.4°F) water is uncomfortable, and swimming below 10°C (50°F) may cause total loss of breathing control and cold shock, depending on a person's physique.

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

In Amsterdam, the average length of the day in April is 14h.

How many hours of sunshine does Amsterdam have in April?

The average sunshine in April is 8.4h.

What is the UV index reading in April in Amsterdam?

In Amsterdam, Netherlands, the average daily maximum UV index in April is 3. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium health risk from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.

Average temperature in April
Amsterdam, Netherlands

Average temperature in April - Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Average high temperature in April: 13.7°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (21.6°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (5.3°C).

  • Average low temperature in April: 6.3°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (15°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (2°C).

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Average pressure in April
Amsterdam, Netherlands

Average pressure in April - Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Average pressure in April: 1015.9mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is September (1016.8mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is November (1011.2mbar).

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Average wind speed in April
Amsterdam, Netherlands

Average wind speed in April - Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Average wind speed in April: 14.4km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is December (20.4km/h).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (13.2km/h).

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Average humidity in April
Amsterdam, Netherlands

Average humidity in April - Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Average humidity in April: 75%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (86%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (75%).

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Average rainfall in April
Amsterdam, Netherlands

Average rainfall in April - Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Average rainfall in April: 18mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (55mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is April (18mm).

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Average rainfall days in April
Amsterdam, Netherlands

Average rainfall days in April - Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Average rainfall days in April: 12.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (18.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is April (12.2 days).

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Average snowfall in April
Amsterdam, Netherlands

Average snowfall in April - Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Average snowfall in April: 0mm

The month with the highest snowfall is February (22mm).
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0mm).

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Average snowfall days in April
Amsterdam, Netherlands

Average snowfall days in April - Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Average snowfall days in April: 0.2 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (3.8 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

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Average sea temperature in April
Amsterdam, Netherlands

Average sea temperature in April - Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Average sea temperature in April: 8.9°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (18.3°C).
The coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are January and February (6.4°C).

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Average daylight in April /
Average sunshine in April
Amsterdam, Netherlands

Average daylight in April / Average sunshine in April - Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Average daylight in April: 14h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 16.7h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 7.8h).

  • Average sunshine in April: 8.4h

Months with the most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 9.7h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 3.5h).

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Average sunshine days in April
Amsterdam, Netherlands

Average sunshine days in April - Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Average sunshine days in April: 14.9 days

The month with the most sunshine days is March (15.1 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is December (8 days).

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Average UV index in April
Amsterdam, Netherlands

Average UV index in April - Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Average UV index in April: 3

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 5).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in April
Amsterdam, Netherlands

Average cloud cover in April - Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Average cloud cover in April: 41

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 66).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 40).

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Average visibility in April
Amsterdam, Netherlands

Average visibility in April - Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Average visibility in April: 10km

Months with the highest visibility are April, June and August (10km).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, May, July, September, October, November and December (9km).

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