Ouvéa Island
New Caledonia
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

April weather forecast and climate
Ouvéa Island, New Caledonia

The natural iconic Lekiny
The natural iconic Lekiny's Cliffs located in the Loyalty Islands in Quvea Island, New Caledonia
April, like March, in Ouvéa Island, New Caledonia, is a moderately hot autumn month, with average temperature fluctuating between 21°C (69.8°F) and 28°C (82.4°F).

Temperature

In Ouvéa Island, the average high-temperature in April is almost the same as in March - a still warm 28°C (82.4°F). In Ouvéa Island, the average low-temperature is 21°C (69.8°F).

Rainfall

In Ouvéa Island, in April, it is raining for 16 days, with typically 138mm (5.4") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in Ouvéa Island, there are 181 rainfall days, and 1684mm (66.3") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In April, the average sea temperature is 27°C (80.6°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

The average length of the day in April is 11.6h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in April is 7h.

UV index

In April, the average daily maximum UV index is 10. A UV Index value of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: In April, the average maximum UV index of 10 translate into the following recommendations:
Take extra precautions. Protection against sun damage is required. 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. 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. 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.

What is the temperature in April in Ouvéa Island?

In Ouvéa Island, New Caledonia, in April, the average high-temperature is 28°C (82.4°F), and the average low-temperature is 21°C (69.8°F).

How many days does it rain in April in Ouvéa Island?

In April, in Ouvéa Island, the rain falls for 16 days. Throughout April, 138mm (5.4") of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the sea water temperature in April in Ouvéa Island?

In Ouvéa Island, in April, the average water temperature is 27°C (80.6°F). 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.

What is the average length of the day in April in Ouvéa Island?

In Ouvéa Island, New Caledonia, the average length of the day in April is 11.6h.

How long on average sun shines in April in Ouvéa Island?

In Ouvéa Island, the average sunshine in April is 7h.

What is the UV index reading in April in Ouvéa Island?

The average daily maximum UV index in April in Ouvéa Island is 10. A UV Index reading of 8 to 10 represents a very high health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in April - Ouvéa Island, New Caledonia
  • Average high temperature in April: 28°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are January, February, March and December (29°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are July and August (24°C).

  • Average low temperature in April: 21°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are January and February (23°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is August (15°C).

Average rainfall in April - Ouvéa Island, New Caledonia
  • Average rainfall in April: 138mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is March (260mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is September (63mm).

Average rainfall days in April - Ouvéa Island, New Caledonia
  • Average rainfall days in April: 16 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is March (20 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are September and October (11 days).

Average sea temperature in April - Ouvéa Island, New Caledonia
  • Average sea temperature in April: 27°C

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are February and March (28°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are July, August and September (24°C).

Average daylight in April / Average sunshine in April - Ouvéa Island, New Caledonia
  • Average daylight in April: 11.6h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 13.4h).
The month with shortest days is June (Average daylight: 10.9h).

  • Average sunshine in April: 7h

Months with most sunshine are October, November and December (Average sunshine: 8h).
The month with least sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 5h).

Average UV index in April - Ouvéa Island, New Caledonia
  • Average UV index in April: 10

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, October, November and December (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are June and July (UV index 6).