Columbia
South Carolina, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

April weather forecast and climate
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
April is a warm spring month in Columbia, South Carolina, with average temperature ranging between min 55.8°F (13.2°C) and max 73.9°F (23.3°C).

Temperature

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

Humidity

In April, the average relative humidity in Columbia is 71%.

Rainfall

In April, in Columbia, the rain falls for 12.3 days. Throughout April, 2.68" (68mm) of precipitation is accumulated. 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, South Carolina, snow does not fall in March through November.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Columbia is 13.1h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine is 9.1h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in April is 5. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 5 transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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.

What is the temperature in April in Columbia?

In April, in Columbia, the average high-temperature is 73.9°F (23.3°C), and the average low-temperature is 55.8°F (13.2°C).

What is the average humidity in April in Columbia?

In Columbia, the average relative humidity in April is 71%.

How much does it rain in Columbia in April?

In April, the rain falls for 12.3 days. Throughout April, 2.68" (68mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

When it does not snow in Columbia?

March through November are months without snowfall in Columbia, South Carolina.

How many hours of daylight does Columbia have in April?

The average length of the day in April in Columbia, South Carolina, is 13.1h.

How many hours of sunshine does Columbia have in April?

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

What is the UV index intensity in April in Columbia?

In April, the average daily maximum UV index in Columbia, South Carolina, is 5. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium hazard to health from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in April - Columbia, SC
  • Average high temperature in April: 23.3°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (33.1°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (11.6°C).

  • Average low temperature in April: 13.2°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (23.2°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (3.3°C).

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

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

Average rainfall in April - Columbia, SC
  • Average rainfall in April: 68mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (74mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is September (37mm).

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 lowest number of rainy days is October (7.3 days).

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

The month with the highest snowfall is February (12mm).
Months with the lowest snowfall are March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0mm).

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).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0 days).

Average daylight in April / Average sunshine in April - Columbia, SC
  • Average daylight in April: 13.1h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.4h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.9h).

  • Average sunshine in April: 9.1h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.7h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5.3h).

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

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