April weather forecast and climate
Madrid, Spain

Cibeles fountain in front of the towering Plaza de Cibeles in Madrid, Spain, on a beautiful summer day
Cibeles fountain in front of the towering Plaza de Cibeles in Madrid, Spain, on a beautiful summer day
April, like March, in Madrid, Spain, is another comfortable spring month, with average temperature fluctuating between 7.7°C (45.9°F) and 18.2°C (64.8°F).

Temperature

In April, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in March - a still comfortable 18.2°C (64.8°F). In April, in Madrid, Spain, the average low-temperature is 7.7°C (45.9°F).

Rainfall

In April, the rain falls for 7 days. Throughout April, 45mm (1.77") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Madrid, Spain, there are 60 rainfall days, and 423mm (16.65") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

In April, the average length of the day in Madrid is 13.3h.

Sunshine

In April, the average sunshine is 7.7h.

UV index

In Madrid, Spain, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high threat to health from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: In April, the average maximum UV index of 6 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions against overexposure. Fair-skinned people may get burned in less than 20 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. 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.

What is the temperature in April in Madrid?

The average high-temperature, in April, in Madrid, is 18.2°C (64.8°F), while the average low-temperature is 7.7°C (45.9°F).

How much does it rain in Madrid in April?

In Madrid, Spain, in April, during 7 rainfall days, 45mm (1.77") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

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

In Madrid, the average length of the day in April is 13.3h.

How long on average sun shines in April in Madrid?

In April, the average sunshine in Madrid is 7.7h.

What is the UV index reading in April in Madrid?

In April, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in April - Madrid, Spain
  • Average high temperature in April: 18.2°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (32.1°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (9.8°C).

  • Average low temperature in April: 7.7°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (19°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (2.7°C).

Average rainfall in April - Madrid, Spain
  • Average rainfall in April: 45mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (60mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is August (10mm).

Average rainfall days in April - Madrid, Spain
  • Average rainfall days in April: 7 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are April, May, October, November and December (7 days).
Months with the least rainy days are July and August (2 days).

Average daylight in April / Average sunshine in April - Madrid, Spain
  • Average daylight in April: 13.3h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.3h).

  • Average sunshine in April: 7.7h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 11.6h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 4h).

Average UV index in April - Madrid, Spain
  • Average UV index in April: 6

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 9).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 2).