Geneva
Switzerland
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

April weather forecast and climate
Geneva, Switzerland

The Leman Lake, flowing through the city of Geneva, Switzerland, in a stunning aerial panorama of the cityscape and the distant mountains
The Leman Lake, flowing through the city of Geneva, Switzerland, in a stunning aerial panorama of the cityscape and the distant mountains
April is a mild spring month in Geneva, Switzerland, with average temperature fluctuating between 4.8°C (40.6°F) and 14.9°C (58.8°F).

Temperature

In Geneva, the average high-temperature in April marginally rises, from a fresh 11.2°C (52.2°F) in March, to a mild 14.9°C (58.8°F). In April, in Geneva, Switzerland, the average low-temperature is 4.8°C (40.6°F).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in April is 67%.

Rainfall

In Geneva, Switzerland, during 8.9 rainfall days, 72mm (2.8") of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 109 rainfall days, and 1006mm (39.6") of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through April, November and December are months with snowfall in Geneva. April is the last month it regularly snows. During 0.1 snowfall days, in April, Geneva aggregates 2mm (0.1") of snow. In Geneva, during the entire year, snow falls for 8.2 days, and aggregates up to 321mm (12.6") of snow.

Daylight

In Geneva, the average length of the day in April is 13.6h.

Sunshine

In April, the average sunshine is 5.9h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Geneva is 5. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: In April, the average maximum UV index of 5 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against the 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. 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in April in Geneva?

In April, in Geneva, Switzerland, the average high-temperature is 14.9°C (58.8°F), and the average low-temperature is 4.8°C (40.6°F).

What is the average humidity in April in Geneva?

In Geneva, the average relative humidity in April is 67%.

How much does it rain in Geneva in April?

In Geneva, in April, during 8.9 rainfall days, 72mm (2.8") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the last month it snows in Geneva?

April is the last month it regularly snows in Geneva. During 0.1 snowfall days, in April, Geneva aggregates 2mm (0.1") of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Geneva have in April?

In April, the average length of the day is 13.6h.

How long on average sun shines in April in Geneva?

The average sunshine in April is 5.9h.

What is the UV index intensity in April in Geneva?

In April, the average daily maximum UV index in Geneva is 5. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium hazard to health from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in April - Geneva, Switzerland
  • Average high temperature in April: 14.9°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (26.5°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (4.5°C).

  • Average low temperature in April: 4.8°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (14.4°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-1.3°C).

Average humidity in April - Geneva, Switzerland
  • Average humidity in April: 67%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January, November and December (81%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is July (64%).

Average rainfall in April - Geneva, Switzerland
  • Average rainfall in April: 72mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (105mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (68mm).

Average rainfall days in April - Geneva, Switzerland
  • Average rainfall days in April: 8.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (10.6 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is July (7.6 days).

Average snowfall in April - Geneva, Switzerland
  • Average snowfall in April: 2mm

The month with the highest snowfall is January (108mm).
Months with the lowest snowfall are May, June, July, August, September and October (0mm).

Average snowfall days in April - Geneva, Switzerland
  • Average snowfall days in April: 0.1 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (2.5 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average daylight in April / Average sunshine in April - Geneva, Switzerland
  • Average daylight in April: 13.6h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.7h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.7h).

  • Average sunshine in April: 5.9h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 8.5h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 1.6h).

Average UV index in April - Geneva, Switzerland
  • Average UV index in April: 5

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 8).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 1).