Funafuti
Tuvalu
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

April weather forecast and climate
Funafuti, Tuvalu

The view from an airplane high up, of the city of Funafuti, in Tuvalu, with the stretch of the airstrip of Vaiaku International airport located in Polynesia Islands in the South of the Pacific
The view from an airplane high up, of the city of Funafuti, in Tuvalu, with the stretch of the airstrip of Vaiaku International airport located in Polynesia Islands in the South of the Pacific
April, the same as March, in Funafuti, Tuvalu, is another hot autumn month, with average temperature varying between 27°C (80.6°F) and 31°C (87.8°F).

Temperature

January, April, May, October through December, with an average high-temperature of 31°C (87.8°F), are the warmest months.

Rainfall

In Funafuti, in April, it is raining for 19 days, with typically 250mm (9.8") of accumulated precipitation. In Funafuti, Tuvalu, during the entire year, the rain falls for 225 days and collects up to 3461mm (136.3") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

Months with the warmest seawater in Funafuti are January, April, May, November and December, with an average sea temperature of 29.8°C (85.6°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.

Daylight

In April, the average length of the day is 11.9h.

Sunshine

In April, the average sunshine in Funafuti is 19h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are January through April, September through December, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
The daily maximum UV index of 12 interpret into the following advice:
Practice all-important precautions. Light skin people may get burned in less than 5 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. 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 is the warmest month in Funafuti?

January, April, May, October through December, with an average high-temperature of 31°C (87.8°F), are warmest months.

What is the temperature in April in Funafuti?

The average high-temperature, in April, in Funafuti, Tuvalu, is 31°C (87.8°F), while the average low-temperature is 27°C (80.6°F).

How many days does it rain in April in Funafuti?

In Funafuti, Tuvalu, during April, the rain falls for 19 days and regularly aggregates up to 250mm (9.8") of precipitation.

When is the sea warmest in Funafuti?

January, April, May, November and December, with an average sea temperature of 29.8°C (85.6°F), are months with the warmest seawater in Funafuti, Tuvalu. Water temperature between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) is regarded as very warm and enjoyable by all. With these temperatures, water activities are pleasurable, without feeling uncomfortable for prolonged periods.

How warm is the water in April in Funafuti?

In Funafuti, the average seawater temperature in April is 29.8°C (85.6°F). Water temperature between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) is regarded as very warm and enjoyable by all. With these temperatures, water activities are pleasurable, without feeling uncomfortable for prolonged periods.

How many hours of daylight does Funafuti have in April?

In Funafuti, the average length of the day in April is 11.9h.

How long on average sun shines in April in Funafuti?

The average sunshine in April in Funafuti is 19h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Funafuti?

Months with the highest UV index in Funafuti, Tuvalu, are January through April, September through December, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

What is the UV index intensity in April in Funafuti?

The average daily maximum UV index in April is 12. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an excessive health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in April - Funafuti, Tuvalu
  • Average high temperature in April: 31°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are January, April, May, October, November and December (31°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are February, March, June, July, August and September (30°C).

  • Average low temperature in April: 27°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is May (28°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January, February, March, April, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (27°C).

Average rainfall in April - Funafuti, Tuvalu
  • Average rainfall in April: 250mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (394mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is September (231mm).

Average rainfall days in April - Funafuti, Tuvalu
  • Average rainfall days in April: 19 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is March (21 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are November and December (17 days).

Average sea temperature in April - Funafuti, Tuvalu
  • Average sea temperature in April: 29.8°C

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are January, April, May, November and December (29.8°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are August and September (29.1°C).

Average daylight in April / Average sunshine in April - Funafuti, Tuvalu
  • Average daylight in April: 11.9h

Months with the longest days are January and December (Average daylight: 12.6h).
The month with shortest days is June (Average daylight: 11.6h).

  • Average sunshine in April: 19h

The month with most sunshine is March (Average sunshine: 21h).
Months with least sunshine are November and December (Average sunshine: 17).

Average UV index in April - Funafuti, Tuvalu
  • Average UV index in April: 12

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