April weather forecast
Polk City, FL

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Weather in April

April, the same as March, is another warm spring month in Polk City, Florida, with temperature in the range of an average high of 82.4°F (28°C) and an average low of 63.5°F (17.5°C).

Temperature

April signifies a subtle uplift in the average high-temperature, adjusting from 76.5°F (24.7°C) in March to a still warm 82.4°F (28°C). Polk City anticipates an average minimum temperature of 63.5°F (17.5°C) in the month of April.

Heat index

April's heat index is evaluated at a hot 87.8°F (31°C). Prolonged activity during exposure might result in a state of fatigue and cause heat cramps.
Metrics for the heat index primarily focus on shaded spots and light wind conditions. The heat index may scale up by 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees with direct sun exposure.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'felt air temperature' or 'feels like', determines the feeling of heat when you account for the relative humidity. A person's impression of weather can be affected by numerous aspects, among them metabolic variations, pregnancy, and activity levels. It is noteworthy that being in direct sunlight can enhance the weather's impact, raising the heat index by as much as 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are extremely significant for babies and toddlers. Children often fail to understand the importance of rest and rehydration. Thirst is a late manifestation of dehydration - hence, it is crucial to stay hydrated, especially during ongoing physical activities.

Humidity

In April, the average relative humidity in Polk City, Florida, is 73%.

Rainfall

In Polk City, during April, the rain falls for 12.9 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.85" (47mm) of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 197.3 rainfall days, and 38.74" (984mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

In Polk City, the average length of the day in April is 12h and 52min.
On the first day of April in Polk City, sunrise is at 7:16 am and sunset at 7:45 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:47 am and sunset at 8:01 pm EDT.

Sunshine

In Polk City, the average sunshine in April is 9.3h.

UV index

In April, the average daily maximum UV index in Polk City is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from unprotected exposure to Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily high UV index of 6 during April translates into the following recommendations:
Steer clear of overexposure. Fair-skinned individuals can be scorched in less than 20 minutes. The Sun emits the most powerful UV radiation between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. Try to avoid direct sunlight during this period. Fend off the sun's harsh rays with appropriate clothing, a wide-brim hat, and UV-protective sunglasses.
Updated: Feb 10, 2024 | Published by: Weather U.S. | About Us / Weather Forecasting / Data Sources

Frequently asked questions

Is it hot in Polk City during April?

The average high-temperature, in April, in Polk City, is 82.4°F (28°C), while the average low-temperature is 63.5°F (17.5°C). In April, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'feels like'), which calculates the temperature value influenced by the moisture in the air, is evaluated at 87.8°F (31°C).

What is the average humidity in April in Polk City?

The average relative humidity in April is 73%.

How many days does it rain in April in Polk City?

In Polk City, in April, it is raining for 12.9 days, with typically 1.85" (47mm) of accumulated precipitation.

How many hours of daylight does Polk City have in April?

In April, the average day length in Polk City is 12h and 52min.

When are sunrise and sunset in April in Polk City?

In April, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 7:16 am and sunset at 7:45 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:47 am and sunset at 8:01 pm EDT.

How long on average sun shines in April in Polk City?

In Polk City, the average sunshine duration in April is 9.3h.

What is the UV index reading in April in Polk City?

In April, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health threat from unsafe exposure to Sun's UV rays.
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Average temperature in April
Polk City, FL

Average temperature in April - Polk City, FL
  • Average high temperature in April: 82.4°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (90°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (68.5°F).

  • Average low temperature in April: 63.5°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (75.7°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (51.1°F).

Average pressure in April
Polk City, FL

Average pressure in April - Polk City, FL
  • Average pressure in April: 30.03"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.13"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is September (29.96"Hg).

Average wind speed in April
Polk City, FL

Average wind speed in April - Polk City, FL
  • Average wind speed in April: 6.5mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is March (6.6mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (4.5mph).

Average humidity in April
Polk City, FL

Average humidity in April - Polk City, FL
  • Average humidity in April: 73%

The months with the highest relative humidity are July, August and September (79%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is March (71%).

Average rainfall in April
Polk City, FL

Average rainfall in April - Polk City, FL
  • Average rainfall in April: 1.85"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (6.97").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (1.3").

Average rainfall days in April
Polk City, FL

Average rainfall days in April - Polk City, FL
  • Average rainfall days in April: 12.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (27.9 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (8.9 days).

Average daylight in April /
Average sunshine in April
Polk City, FL

Average daylight in April / Average sunshine in April - Polk City, FL
  • Average daylight in April: 12h and 5min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13h and 54min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h and 24min).

  • Average sunshine in April: 9h and 2min

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10h and 42min).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6h and 12min).

Average sunshine days in April
Polk City, FL

Average sunshine days in April - Polk City, FL
  • Average sunshine days in April: 14.2 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (19.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (1.7 days).

Average UV index in April
Polk City, FL

Average UV index in April - Polk City, FL
  • Average UV index in April: 6

The months with the highest UV index are May, June, July, August and September (UV index 7).
The month with the lowest UV index is January (UV index 4).

Average cloud cover in April
Polk City, FL

Average cloud cover in April - Polk City, FL
  • Average cloud cover in April: 30

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 36).
The month with the least cloud cover is May (Cloud cover 28).

Average visibility in April
Polk City, FL

Average visibility in April - Polk City, FL
  • Average visibility in April: 6mi

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

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