Kigali
Rwanda
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

April weather forecast and climate
Kigali, Rwanda

A distant view of the city of Kigali, Rwanda, on a clear blue sky
A distant view of the city of Kigali, Rwanda, on a clear blue sky
April, the same as March, is another warm autumn month in Kigali, Rwanda, with average temperature fluctuating between 16.1°C (61°F) and 26.2°C (79.2°F).

Temperature

In April, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in March - a still moderately hot 26.2°C (79.2°F). In April, in Kigali, Rwanda, the average low-temperature is 16.1°C (61°F).

Rainfall

April is the month with the most rainfall in Kigali, Rwanda. Rain falls for 18 days and accumulates 154.2mm (6.1") of precipitation.

Daylight

In Kigali, the average length of the day in April is 12.1h.

Sunshine

January, March through May, October through December, with an average of 5h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine.

UV index

January through May, August through December, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Kigali. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
The average daily UV index of 12 in April transform into the following instructions:
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 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.

What is the temperature in April in Kigali?

The average high-temperature, in April, is 26.2°C (79.2°F), while the average low-temperature is 16.1°C (61°F).

How much does it rain in Kigali in April?

In Kigali, Rwanda, during April, the rain falls for 18 days and regularly aggregates up to 154.2mm (6.1") of precipitation.

What is the wettest month in Kigali?

April is the month with the most rainfall in Kigali. Rain falls for 18 days and accumulates 154.2mm (6.1") of precipitation.

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

In April, the average length of the day in Kigali, Rwanda, is 12.1h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Kigali?

Months with the least sunshine in Kigali are January, March through May, October through December, with an average of 5h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Kigali have in April?

The average sunshine in April is 5h.

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

January through May, August through December, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Kigali, Rwanda.

What is the UV index intensity in April in Kigali?

The average daily maximum UV index in April is 12. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an ultimate hazard to health from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in April - Kigali, Rwanda
  • Average high temperature in April: 26.2°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is September (28.2°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is May (25.9°C).

  • Average low temperature in April: 16.1°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is May (16.2°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (15°C).

Average rainfall in April - Kigali, Rwanda
  • Average rainfall in April: 154.2mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is April (154.2mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (11.4mm).

Average rainfall days in April - Kigali, Rwanda
  • Average rainfall days in April: 18 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is April (18 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is July (1 days).

Average daylight in April / Average sunshine in April - Kigali, Rwanda
  • Average daylight in April: 12.1h

Months with the longest days are January, February, October, November and December (Average daylight: 12.2h).
Months with shortest days are May, June and July (Average daylight: 12h).

  • Average sunshine in April: 5h

Months with most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 7h).
Months with least sunshine are January, March, April, May, October, November and December (Average sunshine: 5).

Average UV index in April - Kigali, Rwanda
  • Average UV index in April: 12

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, April, May, August, September, October, November and December (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are June and July (UV index 11).