Canterbury
United Kingdom
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

April weather forecast and climate
Canterbury, United Kingdom

April is a fresh spring month in Canterbury, United Kingdom, with temperature in the range of an average low of 4°C (39.2°F) and an average high of 11°C (51.8°F).

Temperature

In Canterbury, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in March - a cool 11°C (51.8°F). In Canterbury, the average low-temperature is 4°C (39.2°F).

Rainfall

In April, in Canterbury, the rain falls for 14 days. Throughout April, 53mm (2.1") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 165 rainfall days, and 744mm (29.3") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

In April, the average length of the day is 13.9h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Canterbury is 5h.

UV index

In Canterbury, United Kingdom, the average daily maximum UV index is 4. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: In April, the average maximum UV index of 4 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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.

What is the temperature in April in Canterbury?

The average high-temperature, in April, in Canterbury, United Kingdom, is 11°C (51.8°F), while the average low-temperature is 4°C (39.2°F).

How many days does it rain in April in Canterbury?

In Canterbury, United Kingdom, during April, the rain falls for 14 days and regularly aggregates up to 53mm (2.1") of precipitation.

How many hours of daylight does Canterbury have in April?

In Canterbury, United Kingdom, the average length of the day in April is 13.9h.

How many hours of sunshine does Canterbury have in April?

In Canterbury, United Kingdom, the average sunshine in April is 5h.

What is the UV index reading in April in Canterbury?

In Canterbury, United Kingdom, the average daily maximum UV index in April is 4. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in April - Canterbury, United Kingdom
  • Average high temperature in April: 11°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (21°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (6°C).

  • Average low temperature in April: 4°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (12°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and February (1°C).

Average rainfall in April - Canterbury, United Kingdom
  • Average rainfall in April: 53mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (88mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is May (48mm).

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

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (18 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are June, July and August (11 days).

Average daylight in April / Average sunshine in April - Canterbury, United Kingdom
  • Average daylight in April: 13.9h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 16.5h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8h).

  • Average sunshine in April: 5h

Months with most sunshine are May and June (Average sunshine: 7h).
Months with least sunshine are January, November and December (Average sunshine: 2).

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

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 6).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 0).