April weather forecast and climate
Alachua, FL

Weather in April

April, like March, in Alachua, Florida, is a moderately hot spring month, with average temperature ranging between min 60.8°F (16°C) and max 80.6°F (27°C).

Temperature

In April, the average high-temperature marginally rises, from 74.3°F (23.5°C) in March, to a still warm 80.6°F (27°C). The average low-temperature, in April, is 60.8°F (16°C).

Heat index

The average heat index is calculated to 84.2°F (29°C). Exhaustion is likely with prolonged exposure and activity. Sustaining activity may result in heat cramps.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. Exposure to direct sunshine can increase heat index values by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'felt air temperature', 'real feel', 'feels like', or 'apparent temperature', is an index that combines air temperature and relative humidity to determine the human-perceived temperature equivalent. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (pregnancy, clothing, metabolic differences), and activity. Be aware that direct exposure to sunlight increases heat impact, and may raise the heat index additionally, by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are especially crucial for babies and toddlers. Young children are generally more endangered than adults, as they usually less sweat. And also, due to larger skin surface relative to their small bodies and higher heat production as a result of their activity.

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Alachua is 72%.

Rainfall

In Alachua, it is raining for 13 days, with typically 2.44" (62mm) of accumulated precipitation. In Alachua, Florida, during the entire year, the rain falls for 196.8 days and collects up to 35.71" (907mm) of precipitation.

Daylight

In Alachua, Florida, the average length of the day is 12.9h.

Sunshine

In April, the average sunshine in Alachua, Florida, is 9.1h.

UV index

In April, the average daily maximum UV index in Alachua is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 6 in April transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions against overexposure. Protection against sun damage is needed. 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. 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in April in Alachua?

The average high-temperature, in April, is 80.6°F (27°C), while the average low-temperature is 60.8°F (16°C). In April, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'feels like'), that takes the relative humidity and factores it into the air temperature reading, is appraised at 84.2°F (29°C).

What is the average humidity in April in Alachua?

In April, the average relative humidity is 72%.

How many days does it rain in April in Alachua?

In Alachua, in April, during 13 rainfall days, 2.44" (62mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

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

The average length of the day in April is 12.9h.

How long on average sun shines in April in Alachua?

The average sunshine in April in Alachua, Florida, is 9.1h.

What is the UV index intensity in April in Alachua?

In Alachua, the average daily maximum UV index in April is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in April
Alachua, FL

Average temperature in April - Alachua, FL
  • Average high temperature in April: 80.6°F

The warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (90.7°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (63.5°F).

  • Average low temperature in April: 60.8°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (75°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (45.5°F).

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Average pressure in April
Alachua, FL

Average pressure in April - Alachua, FL
  • Average pressure in April: 30.03"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.15").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is September (29.97").

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Average wind speed in April
Alachua, FL

Average wind speed in April - Alachua, FL
  • Average wind speed in April: 6.6mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (6.6mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (4.7mph).

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Average humidity in April
Alachua, FL

Average humidity in April - Alachua, FL
  • Average humidity in April: 72%

Months with the highest relative humidity are August and September (78%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is March (70%).

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Average rainfall in April
Alachua, FL

Average rainfall in April - Alachua, FL
  • Average rainfall in April: 2.44"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (5.43").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (1.46").

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Average rainfall days in April
Alachua, FL

Average rainfall days in April - Alachua, FL
  • Average rainfall days in April: 13 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (28.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (8.5 days).

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Average daylight in April /
Average sunshine in April
Alachua, FL

Average daylight in April / Average sunshine in April - Alachua, FL
  • Average daylight in April: 12.9h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.3h).

  • Average sunshine in April: 9.1h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.6h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5.9h).

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Average sunshine days in April
Alachua, FL

Average sunshine days in April - Alachua, FL
  • Average sunshine days in April: 14.9 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (19.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (1.8 days).

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Average UV index in April
Alachua, FL

Average UV index in April - Alachua, FL
  • Average UV index in April: 6

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February and December (UV index 4).

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Average cloud cover in April
Alachua, FL

Average cloud cover in April - Alachua, FL
  • Average cloud cover in April: 32

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 40).
Months with the least cloud cover are May and October (Cloud cover 30).

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Average visibility in April
Alachua, FL

Average visibility in April - Alachua, FL
  • Average visibility in April: 6mi

Months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (6mi).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (6mi).

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