Bournemouth
United Kingdom
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

April weather forecast and climate
Bournemouth, United Kingdom

April is a moderate spring month in Bournemouth, United Kingdom, with average temperature fluctuating between 3.8°C (38.8°F) and 13.5°C (56.3°F).

Temperature

In Bournemouth, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in March - a moderate 13.5°C (56.3°F). The average low-temperature, in Bournemouth, is 3.8°C (38.8°F).

Rainfall

In April, in Bournemouth, United Kingdom, the rain falls for 9.1 days. Throughout April, 53.9mm (2.1") of precipitation is accumulated. In Bournemouth, during the entire year, the rain falls for 120.4 days and collects up to 835.2mm (32.9") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In April, the average sea temperature is 9.9°C (49.8°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.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Bournemouth is 13.9h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Bournemouth, United Kingdom, is 6.2h.

UV index

In April, the average daily maximum UV index is 4. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health risk from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the ordinary person.
The daily maximum UV index of 4 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions. Light skin individuals may get burned in less than 30 minutes. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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 Bournemouth?

In Bournemouth, in April, the average high-temperature is 13.5°C (56.3°F), and the average low-temperature is 3.8°C (38.8°F).

How many days does it rain in April in Bournemouth?

In Bournemouth, during April, the rain falls for 9.1 days and regularly aggregates up to 53.9mm (2.1") of precipitation.

What is the sea water temperature in April in Bournemouth?

In Bournemouth, United Kingdom, the average seawater temperature in April is 9.9°C (49.8°F). Swimming in 9.9°C (49.8°F) is considered dangerous. Unprotected immersion in temperatures below 10°C (50°F) causes quickly maximum intensity cold shock with hyperventilation.

How many hours of daylight does Bournemouth have in April?

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

How long on average sun shines in April in Bournemouth?

The average sunshine in April is 6.2h.

How high is the UV index in April in Bournemouth?

In April, the average daily maximum UV index in Bournemouth is 4. 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 - Bournemouth, United Kingdom
  • Average high temperature in April: 13.5°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (22.1°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (8.4°C).

  • Average low temperature in April: 3.8°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (11.9°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (1.2°C).

Average rainfall in April - Bournemouth, United Kingdom
  • Average rainfall in April: 53.9mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (100.7mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (47.8mm).

Average rainfall days in April - Bournemouth, United Kingdom
  • Average rainfall days in April: 9.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (12.8 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is August (7.3 days).

Average sea temperature in April - Bournemouth, United Kingdom
  • Average sea temperature in April: 9.9°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is September (17.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is March (8.7°C).

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 16.4h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.1h).

  • Average sunshine in April: 6.2h

The month with most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 7.7h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 1.9h).

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

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 1).