April weather forecast and climate
Sarasota, FL

The palmy bay in Sarasota, Florida, USA, with tall buildings across the water
The palmy bay in Sarasota, Florida, USA, with tall buildings across the water
April, like March, in Sarasota, Florida, is a moderately hot spring month, with average temperature fluctuating between 67.8°F (19.9°C) and 80.2°F (26.8°C).

Temperature

In Sarasota, the average high-temperature slightly increases, from a warm 74.1°F (23.4°C) in March, to a still moderately hot 80.2°F (26.8°C). In Sarasota, in April, the average low-temperature is 67.8°F (19.9°C).

Humidity

Months with the lowest humidity in Sarasota are March through May, with an average relative humidity of 72%.

Rainfall

In Sarasota, Florida, during 11.6 rainfall days, 1.34" (34mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Sarasota, during the entire year, the rain falls for 183.1 days and collects up to 34.92" (887mm) of precipitation.

Ocean temperature

In April, the average ocean temperature is 73.4°F (23°C).
Note: Depending on a person's sensitivity to cold, with regards to sunshine, wind, and air temperature, a quick swim in 73.4°F (23°C) water may be enjoyable. (FYI: The official water temperature required for the Olympic swimming competition is 77°F (25°C) to 82.4°F (28°C).)

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Sarasota, Florida, is 9.5h.

UV index

In April, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions and adopt sun safety practices. Protection against sunburn is obliged. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. 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. Beware! The reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.

What is the temperature in April in Sarasota?

In April, in Sarasota, Florida, the average high-temperature is 80.2°F (26.8°C), and the average low-temperature is 67.8°F (19.9°C).

What are the least humid months in Sarasota?

Months with the lowest humidity are March through May, with an average relative humidity of 72%.

What is the average humidity in April in Sarasota?

In Sarasota, Florida, the average relative humidity in April is 72%.

How much does it rain in Sarasota in April?

In Sarasota, during April, the rain falls for 11.6 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.34" (34mm) of precipitation.

What is the ocean temperature in April in Sarasota?

In April, the average ocean temperature in Sarasota is 73.4°F (23°C). A person's cold intolerance, with sunshine, wind, and air temperature, are essential factors for enjoying swimming in 73.4°F (23°C) water.

How many hours of daylight does Sarasota have in April?

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

How long on average sun shines in April in Sarasota?

In Sarasota, Florida, the average sunshine in April is 9.5h.

How high is the UV index in April in Sarasota?

The average daily maximum UV index in April is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in April - Sarasota, FL
  • Average high temperature in April: 80.2°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (88.5°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (68.5°F).

  • Average low temperature in April: 67.8°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (79.7°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (56.1°F).

Average pressure in April - Sarasota, FL
  • Average pressure in April: 30.02"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.13").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is September (29.95").

Average wind speed in April - Sarasota, FL
  • Average wind speed in April: 8.7mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (9.3mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (6.4mph).

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

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (76%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are March, April and May (72%).

Average rainfall in April - Sarasota, FL
  • Average rainfall in April: 1.34"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (6.42").
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are February and November (1.06").

Average rainfall days in April - Sarasota, FL
  • Average rainfall days in April: 11.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (26.8 days).
Months with the least rainy days are January, February and November (8.3 days).

Average sea temperature in April - Sarasota, FL
  • Average sea temperature in April: 73.3°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (86.7°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is January (64.1°F).

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.9h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.4h).

  • Average sunshine in April: 9.5h

The month with the most sunshine is May (Average sunshine: 11.1h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6.5h).

Average sunshine days in April - Sarasota, FL
  • Average sunshine days in April: 16.1 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (21.1 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (2.5 days).

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

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 - Sarasota, FL
  • Average cloud cover in April: 24

Months with the most cloud cover are January and December (Cloud cover 30).
The month with the least cloud cover is May (Cloud cover 22).

Average visibility in April - Sarasota, 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).