April weather forecast
Lagos, Nigeria

A lit city building in Lagos, Nigeria, with other city structures, seen from River Niger
A lit city building in Lagos, Nigeria, with other city structures, seen from River Niger

Weather in April

April, the same as March, in Lagos, Nigeria, is a hot spring month, with an average temperature fluctuating between 32.1°C (89.8°F) and 23.6°C (74.5°F).

Temperature

In Lagos, Nigeria, the average high-temperature in April is practically the same as in March - a still hot 32.1°C (89.8°F). The average low-temperature, in April, is 23.6°C (74.5°F).

Rainfall

In Lagos, it is raining for 8.9 days, with typically 142mm (5.59") of accumulated precipitation. In Lagos, during the entire year, the rain falls for 102.8 days and collects up to 1538mm (60.55") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In April, the average sea temperature in Lagos is 28.9°C (84°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

In Lagos, the average length of the day in April is 12h and 16min.
On the first day of April, sunrise is at 06:44 and sunset at 18:55. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 06:33 and sunset at 18:54 WAT.

Sunshine

In Lagos, the average sunshine in April is 6h.

UV index

The months with the highest UV index in Lagos, Nigeria, are February through May, August through October, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme threat to health from unsafe exposure to UV radiation for average individuals.
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. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for the eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun. 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. Caution! The reflection of sand and water significantly increases the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in April in Lagos?

In April, in Lagos, the average high-temperature is 32.1°C (89.8°F), and the average low-temperature is 23.6°C (74.5°F).

How many days does it rain in April in Lagos?

In Lagos, in April, during 8.9 rainfall days, 142mm (5.59") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How warm is the water in April in Lagos?

In Lagos, Nigeria, in April, the average water temperature is 28.9°C (84°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.

How many hours of daylight does Lagos have in April?

In April, the average day length is 12h and 16min.

When is the sunrise / sunset in April in Lagos?

On the first day of April, sunrise is at 06:44 and sunset at 18:55. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 06:33 and sunset at 18:54 WAT.

How long on average sun shines in April in Lagos?

In April, the average sunshine duration in Lagos is 6h.

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

February through May, August through October, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Lagos, Nigeria.

How high is the UV index in April in Lagos?

In April, the average daily maximum UV index in Lagos is 12. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an excessive health risk from unprotected exposure to UV radiation.

Average temperature in April
Lagos, Nigeria

Average temperature in April - Lagos, Nigeria
  • Average high temperature in April: 32.1°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is February (33.1°C).
The months with the lowest average high temperature are July and August (28.1°C).

  • Average low temperature in April: 23.6°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is March (23.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is August (21.7°C).

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Average rainfall in April
Lagos, Nigeria

Average rainfall in April - Lagos, Nigeria
  • Average rainfall in April: 142.4mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (312.2mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (14.3mm).

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Average rainfall days in April
Lagos, Nigeria

Average rainfall days in April - Lagos, Nigeria
  • Average rainfall days in April: 8.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is June (16.2 days).
The month with the least rainy days is December (1.4 days).

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Average sea temperature in April
Lagos, Nigeria

Average sea temperature in April - Lagos, Nigeria
  • Average sea temperature in April: 28.9°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is May (29.2°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is August (25.3°C).

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Average daylight in April /
Average sunshine in April
Lagos, Nigeria

Average daylight in April / Average sunshine in April - Lagos, Nigeria
  • Average daylight in April: 12h and 16min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12h and 30min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11h and 45min).

  • Average sunshine in April: 6h and 0min

The months with the most sunshine are November and December (Average sunshine: 6h and 12min).
The month with the least sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 3h and 12min).

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Average UV index in April
Lagos, Nigeria

Average UV index in April - Lagos, Nigeria
  • Average UV index in April: 12

The months with the highest UV index are February, March, April, May, August, September and October (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 10).

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