Blackpool
United Kingdom
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

April weather forecast and climate
Blackpool, United Kingdom

April in Blackpool, United Kingdom, is a cool spring month, with average temperature varying between 12.1°C (53.8°F) and 4.7°C (40.5°F).

Temperature

In Blackpool, the average high-temperature in April is relatively the same as in March - a fresh 12.1°C (53.8°F). In Blackpool, the average low-temperature is 4.7°C (40.5°F).

Rainfall

April is the month with the least rainfall in Blackpool. Rain falls for 14 days and accumulates 52.3mm (2.1") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In April, the average sea temperature in Blackpool, United Kingdom, is 8.9°C (48°F).
Note: At temperatures below 10°C (50°F), swimming in a suitably protected swimsuit is feasible; otherwise, cold shock and loss of breathing control are imminent. Even a short swim, without thermal protection, at temperatures around 13°C (55.4°F) is not comfortable.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Blackpool is 14.1h.

Sunshine

In April, the average sunshine is 5.6h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Blackpool is 4. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate 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 4 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against sunburn is recommended. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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.

What is the temperature in April in Blackpool?

In Blackpool, in April, the average high-temperature is 12.1°C (53.8°F), and the average low-temperature is 4.7°C (40.5°F).

How many days does it rain in April in Blackpool?

In Blackpool, in April, it is raining for 14 days, with typically 52.3mm (2.1") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the driest month in Blackpool?

The month with the least rainfall in Blackpool is April when the rain falls for 14 days and typically collects 52.3mm (2.1") of precipitation.

What is the sea water temperature in April in Blackpool?

In Blackpool, United Kingdom, in April, the average water temperature is 8.9°C (48°F). At temperatures below 10°C (50°F), swimming in a suitably protected swimsuit is feasible; otherwise, cold shock and loss of breathing control are imminent. Even a short swim, without thermal protection, at temperatures around 13°C (55.4°F) is not comfortable.

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

In Blackpool, the average length of the day in April is 14.1h.

How many hours of sunshine does Blackpool have in April?

In April, the average sunshine in Blackpool, United Kingdom, is 5.6h.

What is the UV index reading in April in Blackpool?

In April, the average daily maximum UV index in Blackpool is 4. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium hazard to health from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in April - Blackpool, United Kingdom
  • Average high temperature in April: 12.1°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (19.6°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (7.2°C).

  • Average low temperature in April: 4.7°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (12.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (1.7°C).

Average rainfall in April - Blackpool, United Kingdom
  • Average rainfall in April: 52.3mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (103.6mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is April (52.3mm).

Average rainfall days in April - Blackpool, United Kingdom
  • Average rainfall days in April: 14 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are January, November and December (19 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is July (13 days).

Average sea temperature in April - Blackpool, United Kingdom
  • Average sea temperature in April: 8.9°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (16.8°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are February and March (7.3°C).

Average daylight in April / Average sunshine in April - Blackpool, United Kingdom
  • Average daylight in April: 14.1h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 17h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 7.5h).

  • Average sunshine in April: 5.6h

The month with most sunshine is May (Average sunshine: 7h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 1.6h).

Average UV index in April - Blackpool, United Kingdom
  • Average UV index in April: 4

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 0).