April weather forecast and climate
Maitama, Nigeria

Weather in April

April, like March, in Maitama, Nigeria, is another torrid spring month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 36.8°C (98.2°F) and an average low of 25.3°C (77.5°F).

Temperature

In Maitama, Nigeria, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in March - a still torrid 36.8°C (98.2°F). In April, in Maitama, the average low-temperature is 25.3°C (77.5°F).

Heat index

The average heat index is appraised at a blazing hot 47.9°C (118.2°F). Be wary: Heat exhaustion and heat cramps are highly anticipated. With continued activity, heatstroke is very likely.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. Exposure to direct sunshine can increase heat index values by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'felt air temperature', 'real feel', 'apparent temperature', or 'feels like', is a measure of how hot it feels when the actual air humidity is factored in. Additional factors like activity, pregnancy, differences in body mass, height, and shape, and wind affect individual temperature impact. Be aware that direct exposure to sunlight increases heat impact and may raise the heat index by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are especially crucial for babies and toddlers. Children are often less aware of the need to rest and re-hydrate. Thirst is a late sign of dehydration - it is vital to remain hydrated, particularly during prolonged physical activities.
To prevent overheating and help regulate its internal temperature, the human body sweat and rely on the evaporation to cool down. When the relative humidity is high, the evaporation rate is reduced. The warmth is removed from the body at a lower rate, causing the body to retain more heat than it would in dry air. When heat gain exceeds the level the body can remove, body temperature begins to rise, and heat-related illnesses and disorders may develop.

Humidity

In April, the average relative humidity is 55%.

Rainfall

In Maitama, Nigeria, in April, it is raining for 15 days, with typically 60mm (2.36") of accumulated precipitation. In Maitama, during the entire year, the rain falls for 167.7 days and collects up to 874mm (34.41") of precipitation.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In April, the average sunshine in Maitama, Nigeria, is 9.5h.

UV index

In Maitama, the average daily maximum UV index in April is 7. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 7 transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions against overexposure. Protection against sun damage is needed. 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. 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in April in Maitama?

In Maitama, in April, the average high-temperature is 36.8°C (98.2°F), and the average low-temperature is 25.3°C (77.5°F). In April, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'feels like'), which takes the relative humidity and factors it into the air temperature reading, is appraised at 47.9°C (118.2°F).

What is the average humidity in April in Maitama?

In April, the average relative humidity in Maitama is 55%.

How many days does it rain in April in Maitama?

In Maitama, Nigeria, in April, it is raining for 15 days, with typically 60mm (2.36") of accumulated precipitation.

How many hours of daylight does Maitama have in April?

The average length of the day in April is 12.3h.

How long on average sun shines in April in Maitama?

In April, the average sunshine is 9.5h.

What is the UV index intensity in April in Maitama?

In April, the average daily maximum UV index is 7. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in April
Maitama, Nigeria

Average temperature in April - Maitama, Nigeria
  • Average high temperature in April: 36.8°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is March (38.8°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is August (27.7°C).

  • Average low temperature in April: 25.3°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is April (25.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (19.8°C).

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Average pressure in April
Maitama, Nigeria

Average pressure in April - Maitama, Nigeria
  • Average pressure in April: 1008.8mbar

Months with the highest atmospheric pressure are July and August (1012.9mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is March (1008.5mbar).

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Average wind speed in April
Maitama, Nigeria

Average wind speed in April - Maitama, Nigeria
  • Average wind speed in April: 7km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (7km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is October (4.4km/h).

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Average humidity in April
Maitama, Nigeria

Average humidity in April - Maitama, Nigeria
  • Average humidity in April: 55%

The month with the highest relative humidity is August (88%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is January (24%).

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Average rainfall in April
Maitama, Nigeria

Average rainfall in April - Maitama, Nigeria
  • Average rainfall in April: 60mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (228mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is December (0mm).

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Average rainfall days in April
Maitama, Nigeria

Average rainfall days in April - Maitama, Nigeria
  • Average rainfall days in April: 15 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (28.2 days).
The month with the least rainy days is December (0.2 days).

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

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

Months with the longest days are June and July (Average daylight: 12.6h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.6h).

  • Average sunshine in April: 9.5h

Months with the most sunshine are January, November and December (Average sunshine: 10h).
The month with the least sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 5.6h).

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Average sunshine days in April
Maitama, Nigeria

Average sunshine days in April - Maitama, Nigeria
  • Average sunshine days in April: 10.7 days

The month with the most sunshine days is December (30.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (1.9 days).

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Average UV index in April
Maitama, Nigeria

Average UV index in April - Maitama, Nigeria
  • Average UV index in April: 7

Months with the highest UV index are February and March (UV index 8).
The month with the lowest UV index is August (UV index 5).

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Average cloud cover in April
Maitama, Nigeria

Average cloud cover in April - Maitama, Nigeria
  • Average cloud cover in April: 23

The month with the most cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 65).
Months with the least cloud cover are January and December (Cloud cover 3).

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Average visibility in April
Maitama, Nigeria

Average visibility in April - Maitama, Nigeria
  • Average visibility in April: 10km

Months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, November and December (10km).
Months with the lowest visibility are August and September (7km).

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