Cape Point
The Gambia
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

April weather forecast and climate
Cape Point, The Gambia

Abril, the same as Marzo, in Cape Point, The Gambia, is a hot spring month, with average temperature fluctuating between 18°C (64.4°F) and 34°C (93.2°F).

Temperature

Marzo and Abril, with an average high-temperature of 34°C (93.2°F), are the warmest months.

Rainfall

In Cape Point rain does not fall in Marzo and Abril.

Sea temperature

In Cape Point, the average seawater temperature is 22°C (71.6°F).
Note: For individuals prone to feeling cold, swimming in 23°C (73.4°F) is still regarded as intolerable. A wetsuit is not a necessity, but sunshine, wind, and air temperature are essential factors for relishing swimming at 22°C (71.6°F).

Daylight

The average length of the day in Abril is 12.4h.

Sunshine

With an average of 10h of sunshine, Abril has the most sunshine of the year.

UV index

Febrero through Septiembre, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Cape Point. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: In Abril, the average maximum UV index of 12 translate into the following recommendations:
Practice all-important precautions. Light skin people may get burned in less than 5 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. 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. Even on cloudy days, a sunscreen with a minimum 30 sun protection factor should be generously applied and frequently re-applied, including after every swim or outdoor exercise. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is significantly increased by the reflection of the water and sand.

What are the warmest months in Cape Point?

Marzo and Abril, with an average high-temperature of 34°C (93.2°F), are warmest months in Cape Point, The Gambia.

What is the temperature in Abril in Cape Point?

In Cape Point, in Abril, the average high-temperature is 34°C (93.2°F), and the average low-temperature is 18°C (64.4°F).

Does it rain in Cape Point in Abril?

In Cape Point, The Gambia, in Abril, it doesn't rain. In Mayo, it rains.

What is the driest month in Cape Point?

In Cape Point rain does not fall in Marzo and Abril.

How warm is the water in Abril in Cape Point?

In Cape Point, in Abril, the average water temperature is 22°C (71.6°F). Depending on a person's sensitivity to cold, with regards to sunshine, wind, and air temperature, a quick swim in 22°C (71.6°F) water may be enjoyable.

What is the average length of the day in Abril in Cape Point?

The average length of the day in Abril in Cape Point, The Gambia, is 12.4h.

What month has the most sunshine in Cape Point?

With an average of 10h of sunshine, Abril has the most sunshine of the year in Cape Point.

How long on average sun shines in Abril in Cape Point?

In Cape Point, The Gambia, the average sunshine in Abril is 10h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Cape Point?

Months with the highest UV index in Cape Point are Febrero through Septiembre, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

How high is the UV index in Abril in Cape Point?

The average daily maximum UV index in Abril in Cape Point is 12. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an excessive health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in April - Cape Point, The Gambia
  • Average high temperature in April: 34°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are March and April (34°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is August (30°C).

  • Average low temperature in April: 18°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are July, August and September (23°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (16°C).

Average rainfall in April - Cape Point, The Gambia
  • Average rainfall in April: 0mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (375mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are March and April (0mm).

Average rainfall days in April - Cape Point, The Gambia
  • Average rainfall days in April: 0 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (17 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are March, April and December (0 days).

Average sea temperature in April - Cape Point, The Gambia
  • Average sea temperature in April: 22°C

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are July, August, September, October and November (28°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are February and March (21°C).

Average daylight in April / Average sunshine in April - Cape Point, The Gambia
  • Average daylight in April: 12.4h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12.9h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.3h).

  • Average sunshine in April: 10h

The month with most sunshine is April (Average sunshine: 10h).
The month with least sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 6h).

Average UV index in April - Cape Point, The Gambia
  • Average UV index in April: 12

Months with the highest UV index are February, March, April, May, June, July, August and September (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 9).