April weather forecast
Columbia, SC

The Us State House of South Carolina, in Columbia, with the Wade Hampton Statue
The Us State House of South Carolina, in Columbia, with the Wade Hampton Statue

Weather in April

April in Columbia, South Carolina, is a warm spring month, with an average temperature varying between 55.8°F (13.2°C) and 73.9°F (23.3°C).

Temperature

In April, the average high-temperature rises from an enjoyable 64.2°F (17.9°C) in March to a warm 73.9°F (23.3°C). In April, in Columbia, the average low-temperature is 55.8°F (13.2°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in April in Columbia, South Carolina, is 71%.

Rainfall

In Columbia, it is raining for 12.3 days, with typically 2.68" (68mm) of accumulated precipitation. In Columbia, during the entire year, the rain falls for 141.3 days and collects up to 25.28" (642mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Columbia, snow does not fall in March through November.

Daylight

In Columbia, South Carolina, the average length of the day in April is 13h and 4min.
On the first day of April in Columbia, sunrise is at 7:11 am and sunset at 7:44 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:35 am and sunset at 8:07 pm EDT.

Sunshine

In April, the average sunshine in Columbia, South Carolina, is 9.1h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in April is 5. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health risk from unsafe exposure to UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: In April, the average maximum UV index of 5 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against skin and eye damage is obliged. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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.
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FAQ

What is the average humidity in April in Columbia?

The average relative humidity in April is 71%.

How much does it rain in Columbia in April?

In Columbia, in April, during 12.3 rainfall days, 2.68" (68mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When it does not snow in Columbia?

March through November are months without snowfall in Columbia.

How many hours of daylight does Columbia have in April?

In Columbia, South Carolina, the average day length in April is 13h and 4min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in April in Columbia?

On the first day of April in Columbia, sunrise is at 7:11 am and sunset at 7:44 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:35 am and sunset at 8:07 pm EDT.

How many hours of sunshine does Columbia have in April?

The average sunshine duration in April is 9.1h.

What is the UV index reading in April in Columbia?

The average daily maximum UV index in April is 5. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health risk from unsafe exposure to Sun's UV rays.
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Average temperature in April
Columbia, SC

Average temperature in April - Columbia, SC
  • Average high temperature in April: 73.9°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (91.6°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (52.9°F).

  • Average low temperature in April: 55.8°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (73.8°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (37.9°F).

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Average pressure in April
Columbia, SC

Average pressure in April - Columbia, SC
  • Average pressure in April: 30.02"Hg

The months with the highest atmospheric pressure are January, November and December (30.14"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.97"Hg).

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Average wind speed in April
Columbia, SC

Average wind speed in April - Columbia, SC
  • Average wind speed in April: 8.5mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (8.5mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (5.5mph).

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Average humidity in April
Columbia, SC

Average humidity in April - Columbia, SC
  • Average humidity in April: 71%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (74%).
The months with the lowest relative humidity are January, July and November (69%).

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Average rainfall in April
Columbia, SC

Average rainfall in April - Columbia, SC
  • Average rainfall in April: 2.68"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (2.91").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (1.46").

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Average rainfall days in April
Columbia, SC

Average rainfall days in April - Columbia, SC
  • Average rainfall days in April: 12.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (16.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is October (7.3 days).

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Average snowfall in April
Columbia, SC

Average snowfall in April - Columbia, SC
  • Average snowfall in April: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (0.47").
The months with the least snowfall are March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0").

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Average snowfall days in April
Columbia, SC

Average snowfall days in April - Columbia, SC
  • Average snowfall days in April: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (0.3 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0 days).

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Average daylight in April /
Average sunshine in April
Columbia, SC

Average daylight in April / Average sunshine in April - Columbia, SC
  • Average daylight in April: 13h and 4min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 23min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 56min).

  • Average sunshine in April: 9h and 6min

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10h and 42min).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5h and 18min).

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Average sunshine days in April
Columbia, SC

Average sunshine days in April - Columbia, SC
  • Average sunshine days in April: 16.6 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (22.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (11.7 days).

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Average UV index in April
Columbia, SC

Average UV index in April - Columbia, SC
  • Average UV index in April: 5

The months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 7).
The months with the lowest UV index are January, February and December (UV index 3).

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Average cloud cover in April
Columbia, SC

Average cloud cover in April - Columbia, SC
  • Average cloud cover in April: 33

The months with the most cloud cover are February and December (Cloud cover 42).
The months with the least cloud cover are June and October (Cloud cover 29).

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Average visibility in April
Columbia, SC

Average visibility in April - Columbia, SC
  • Average visibility in April: 6mi

The months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (6mi).
The months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (6mi).

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