Paramaribo
Suriname
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

April weather forecast and climate
Paramaribo, Suriname

April, the same as March, is a moderately hot spring month in Paramaribo, Suriname, with average temperature ranging between min 24.5°C (76.1°F) and max 29°C (84.2°F).

Temperature

In Paramaribo, the average high-temperature in April is practically the same as in March - a still warm 29°C (84.2°F). In April, in Paramaribo, the average low-temperature is 24.5°C (76.1°F).

Heat index

In April, the average heat index is evaluated at a hot 35°C (95°F). Take extra precautions, as heat cramps and heat exhaustion are possible. Sustained activity may result in heatstroke.
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', 'apparent temperature', 'real feel', or 'feels like', combines air temperature and relative humidity to represent a human perceived temperature equivalent. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (clothing, wind, differences in body mass, height, and shape), and activity. Bear in mind that direct sunshine exposure increases weather impact, and may raise heat index by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are particularly important for children. 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.

Humidity

In Paramaribo, the average relative humidity is 81%.

Rainfall

In Paramaribo, it is raining for 24.8 days, with typically 105mm (4.13") of accumulated precipitation. In Paramaribo, Suriname, during the entire year, the rain falls for 268.5 days and collects up to 1061mm (41.77") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In Paramaribo, the average water temperature is 27.2°C (81°F).
Note: For any water activity, surface water temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are considered as excellent and extremely pleasant for lengthened periods.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

February and April, with an average of 6.7h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine in Paramaribo.

UV index

January, April, May and December, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the lowest UV index in Paramaribo. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability 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. 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. 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. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is significantly increased by the reflection of the water and sand.

What is the temperature in April in Paramaribo?

In Paramaribo, Suriname, in April, the average high-temperature is 29°C (84.2°F), and the average low-temperature is 24.5°C (76.1°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'feels like'), that calculates temperature value influenced by the moisture in the air, in April is evaluated at 35°C (95°F).

What is the average humidity in April in Paramaribo?

In Paramaribo, the average relative humidity in April is 81%.

How much does it rain in Paramaribo in April?

In Paramaribo, in April, during 24.8 rainfall days, 105mm (4.13") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How warm is the water in April in Paramaribo?

In Paramaribo, the average seawater temperature in April is 27.2°C (81°F). For swimming, diving, and other water activities, temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are perceived as very enjoyable and pleasurable for prolonged periods without feeling uncomfortable.

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

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

What is the month with the least sunshine in Paramaribo?

Months with the least sunshine in Paramaribo are February and April, with an average of 6.7h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Paramaribo have in April?

In Paramaribo, the average sunshine in April is 6.7h.

What is the month with the lowest UV index in Paramaribo?

Months with the lowest UV index in Paramaribo are January, April, May and December, with an average maximum UV index of 6.

What is the UV index reading in April in Paramaribo?

In Paramaribo, the average daily maximum UV index in April is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in April - Paramaribo, Suriname
  • Average high temperature in April: 29°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is October (31.9°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is February (28.5°C).

  • Average low temperature in April: 24.5°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are October and November (24.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (23.8°C).

Average humidity in April - Paramaribo, Suriname
  • Average humidity in April: 81%

Months with the highest relative humidity are May and June (84%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are September and October (77%).

Average rainfall in April - Paramaribo, Suriname
  • Average rainfall in April: 105mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (156mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (34mm).

Average rainfall days in April - Paramaribo, Suriname
  • Average rainfall days in April: 24.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (28.1 days).
The month with the least rainy days is September (13.5 days).

Average sea temperature in April - Paramaribo, Suriname
  • Average sea temperature in April: 27.2°C

The best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are July, August and September (28.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (26.8°C).

Average daylight in April / Average sunshine in April - Paramaribo, Suriname
  • Average daylight in April: 12.3h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12.5h).
Months with the shortest days are January and December (Average daylight: 11.8h).

  • Average sunshine in April: 6.7h

The month with the most sunshine is September (Average sunshine: 9.6h).
Months with the least sunshine are February and April (Average sunshine: 6.7).

Average UV index in April - Paramaribo, Suriname
  • Average UV index in April: 6

Months with the highest UV index are February, March, June, July, August, September, October and November (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, April, May and December (UV index 6).