April weather forecast and climate
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
April, like March, is a hot spring month in Lagos, Nigeria, with average temperature ranging between max 32.1°C (89.8°F) and min 23.6°C (74.5°F).

Temperature

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

Rainfall

In Lagos, it is raining for 8.9 days, with typically 142.4mm (5.61") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in Lagos, there are 102.8 rainfall days, and 1538mm (60.55") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Lagos, the average water temperature 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 April, the average length of the day is 12.3h.

Sunshine

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

UV index

February through May, August through October, 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 excessive health risk from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 12 interpret into the following advice:
Practice all essential precautions. Protection against sun damage is crucial. 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. Caution! The reflection of sand and water significantly increases the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in April in Lagos?

In April, 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, during April, the rain falls for 8.9 days and regularly aggregates up to 142.4mm (5.61") of precipitation.

What is the water temperature in April in Lagos?

In Lagos, Nigeria, the average seawater temperature in April 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.

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

In Lagos, Nigeria, the average length of the day in April is 12.3h.

How long on average sun shines in April in Lagos?

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

What are the months 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.

How high is the UV index in April in Lagos?

In Lagos, Nigeria, the average daily maximum UV index in April is 12. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
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).
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).

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).

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).

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).

Average daylight in April / Average sunshine in April - Lagos, Nigeria
  • Average daylight in April: 12.3h

Months with the longest days are June and July (Average daylight: 12.5h).
Months with the shortest days are January, November and December (Average daylight: 11.8h).

  • Average sunshine in April: 6h

Months with the most sunshine are November and December (Average sunshine: 6.2h).
The month with the least sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 3.2h).

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

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).