Columbia
North Carolina, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

April weather forecast and climate
Columbia, NC

April is an enjoyable spring month in Columbia, North Carolina, with average temperature fluctuating between 52.2°F (11.2°C) and 67.1°F (19.5°C).

Temperature

In Columbia, the average high-temperature rises, from a mild 56.8°F (13.8°C) in March, to a comfortable 67.1°F (19.5°C). In Columbia, the average low-temperature is 52.2°F (11.2°C).

Humidity

January, April and November, with an average relative humidity of 76%, are the least humid months.

Rainfall

In Columbia, it is raining for 9 days, with typically 0.63" (16mm) of accumulated precipitation. In Columbia, during the entire year, the rain falls for 98.1 days and collects up to 8.15" (207mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

March through December are months without snowfall.

Ocean temperature

In Columbia, the average seawater temperature is 62.4°F (16.9°C).
Note: For most, swimming in 62.4°F (16.9°C) is not an enjoyable activity. Furthermore, controlling your breathing becomes progressively more difficult as the water temperature decreases from 69.8°F (21°C) to 59°F (15°C).

Daylight

The average length of the day in April is 13.1h.

Sunshine

In April, the average sunshine in Columbia is 9.6h.

UV index

In Columbia, the average daily maximum UV index is 5. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
Note: In April, the average maximum UV index of 5 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against sunburn is recommended. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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 Columbia?

The average high-temperature, in April, in Columbia, North Carolina, is 67.1°F (19.5°C), while the average low-temperature is 52.2°F (11.2°C).

What are the least humid months in Columbia?

Months with the lowest humidity in Columbia, North Carolina, are January, April and November, with an average relative humidity of 76%.

What is the average humidity in April in Columbia?

In April, the average relative humidity is 76%.

How much does it rain in Columbia in April?

In April, in Columbia, the rain falls for 9 days. Throughout April, 0.63" (16mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

When it does not snow in Columbia?

March through December are months without snowfall in Columbia.

What is the ocean temperature in April in Columbia?

In Columbia, North Carolina, the average seawater temperature in April is 62.4°F (16.9°C). Swimming in 62.4°F (16.9°C) is not enjoyable for the majority. Controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as surface water temperature decreases below 69.8°F (21°C).

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

In April, the average length of the day in Columbia, North Carolina, is 13.1h.

How many hours of sunshine does Columbia have in April?

In Columbia, North Carolina, the average sunshine in April is 9.6h.

How high is the UV index in April in Columbia?

In Columbia, the average daily maximum UV index in April is 5. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in April - Columbia, NC
  • Average high temperature in April: 67.1°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (86.5°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (48.6°F).

  • Average low temperature in April: 52.2°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (72.7°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (35.1°F).

Average humidity in April - Columbia, NC
  • Average humidity in April: 76%

Months with the highest relative humidity are May, August and December (79%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are January, April and November (76%).

Average rainfall in April - Columbia, NC
  • Average rainfall in April: 0.63"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (1.18").
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are January, March and November (0.47").

Average rainfall days in April - Columbia, NC
  • Average rainfall days in April: 9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (13.6 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is October (5.1 days).

Average snowfall in April - Columbia, NC
  • Average snowfall in April: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (0.08").
Months with the lowest snowfall are March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (0").

Average snowfall days in April - Columbia, NC
  • Average snowfall days in April: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (0.7 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average sea temperature in April - Columbia, NC
  • Average sea temperature in April: 62.5°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (81.9°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (55.2°F).

Average daylight in April / Average sunshine in April - Columbia, NC
  • Average daylight in April: 13.1h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.6h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.8h).

  • Average sunshine in April: 9.6h

Months with most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 10.8h).
The month with least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 5.4h).

Average UV index in April - Columbia, NC
  • Average UV index in April: 5

Months with the highest UV index are June and August (UV index 7).
The month with the lowest UV index is January (UV index 2).