Okeechobee
Florida, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

April weather forecast and climate
Okeechobee, FL

Luxury boats and yachts docked along the piers on Lake Okeechobee in Florida, with a stunning dusk view of the colorful and cloudy sunset sky
Luxury boats and yachts docked along the piers on Lake Okeechobee in Florida, with a stunning dusk view of the colorful and cloudy sunset sky
April, like March, in Okeechobee, Florida, is another warm spring month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 82.9°F (28.3°C) and an average low of 66.9°F (19.4°C).

Temperature

In April, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in March - a still warm 82.9°F (28.3°C). In Okeechobee, the average low-temperature is 66.9°F (19.4°C).

Heat index

In April, the average heat index is calculated to a hot 88.9°F (31.6°C). Constant exposure and activity lead to possible fatigue. Prolonged exercise may result in heat cramps.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. With the exposure to direct sunlight, the heat index may be increased by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'felt air temperature', 'feels like', 'apparent temperature', or 'real feel', is calculated by taking the relative humidity value for a specific location and factoring it into the air temperature reading. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (differences in body mass, height, and shape, metabolic differences, pregnancy), and activity. Bear in mind that direct sunshine exposure increases weather impact, and may raise heat index by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are particularly important for children. 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

In Okeechobee, the average relative humidity is 72%.

Rainfall

In Okeechobee, during 14.7 rainfall days, 1.38" (35mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Okeechobee, during the entire year, the rain falls for 197.5 days and collects up to 29.53" (750mm) of precipitation.

Daylight

The average length of the day in April is 12.8h.

Sunshine

In April, the average sunshine is 9.6h.

UV index

In Okeechobee, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 in April interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against the skin and eye damage is required. 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. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects.

What is the temperature in April in Okeechobee?

In Okeechobee, in April, the average high-temperature is 82.9°F (28.3°C), and the average low-temperature is 66.9°F (19.4°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'feels like'), that takes the relative humidity and factores it into the air temperature reading, in April is evaluated at 88.9°F (31.6°C).

What is the average humidity in April in Okeechobee?

The average relative humidity in April is 72%.

How many days does it rain in April in Okeechobee?

In April, in Okeechobee, Florida, the rain falls for 14.7 days. Throughout April, 1.38" (35mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

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

In April, the average length of the day is 12.8h.

How many hours of sunshine does Okeechobee have in April?

In April, the average sunshine in Okeechobee, Florida, is 9.6h.

What is the UV index reading in April in Okeechobee?

In April, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in April - Okeechobee, FL
  • Average high temperature in April: 82.9°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (89.6°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (71.8°F).

  • Average low temperature in April: 66.9°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (76.6°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (55.8°F).

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

Months with the highest relative humidity are August and September (80%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is March (70%).

Average rainfall in April - Okeechobee, FL
  • Average rainfall in April: 1.38"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (5.12").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (0.87").

Average rainfall days in April - Okeechobee, FL
  • Average rainfall days in April: 14.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (24.3 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is February (9 days).

Average daylight in April / Average sunshine in April - Okeechobee, FL
  • Average daylight in April: 12.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.8h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.4h).

  • Average sunshine in April: 9.6h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.7h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6.2h).

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

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July, August and September (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 5).