Weather in North Island, New Zealand in April

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Visiting North Island, New Zealand in April

April has average maximum temperatures of 19°C (65°F) which is not that warm but sunbathing may be possible on some clear days. The sunshine percentage is 44.2% making it quite sunny but with regular periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 4.9 hours of sunshine per day. April has total rainfall of 3.4cm (1.3inches) making it mostly dry but with short lived occasional showers. There are only 13.5 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of days. It is not a good time for sunbathing in North Island. Sea temperatures are a chilly 18°C (65°F). April is a little too cold to enjoy swimming in North Island for prolonged periods of time.

Consider visiting North Island in the months of January, February, March, December, for the best beach weather.

Also consider one of our other suggestions for April.

Can you sunbathe in North Island in April?

No, April is not a good time for sunbathing in North Island.

April has average maximum temperatures of 19°C (65°F) which is not that warm but sunbathing may be possible on some clear days. The sunshine percentage is 44.2% making it quite sunny but with regular periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 4.9 hours of sunshine per day. April has total rainfall of 3.4cm (1.3inches) making it mostly dry but with short lived occasional showers. There are only 13.5 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of days.

More about April temperature and sunshine.

Can you swim in North Island in April?

Probably not, April is a little too cold to enjoy swimming in North Island for prolonged periods of time with the sea water at 18°C (65°F).

More about April sea temperatures.

Is April a good time to holiday in North Island?

Yes, April is a good time for a holiday in North Island.

April has average maximum temperatures of 19°C (65°F) which is not that warm but sunbathing may be possible on some clear days. The sunshine percentage is 44.2% making it quite sunny but with regular periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 4.9 hours of sunshine per day. April has total rainfall of 3.4cm (1.3inches) making it mostly dry but with short lived occasional showers. There are only 13.5 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of days. It is not a good time for sunbathing in North Island. Sea temperatures are a chilly 18°C (65°F). April is a little too cold to enjoy swimming in North Island for prolonged periods of time.

More about the April temperatures and sunshine.

Is North Island warm in April?

Yes, North Island is not that warm but sunbathing may be possible on some clear days in April.

The average maximum temperature in North Island in April is 19°C (65°F). The average maximum temperature is 21°C (69°) in the previous month and 16°C (61°F) in the next month.

The average temperature in North Island in April is 15°C (59°F). The average temperature is 16°C (62°F) in the previous month and 12°C (54°F) in the next month.

More info about the April temperatures and sunshine.

How sunny is North Island in April?

The average day light hours per day in North Island in April are 11.2. The sunshine percentage is 44.2% making it quite sunny but with regular periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 4.9 hours of sunshine per day.

More about April sunshine.

Temperature in North Island in April

The average maximum temperature in North Island in April is 19°C (65°F). The average maximum temperature is 21°C (69°F) in the previous month and 16°C (61°F) in the next month.

The average temperature in North Island in April is 15°C (59°F). The average temperature is 16°C (62°F) in the previous month and 12°C (54°F) in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in North Island in April is 12°C (54°F). The minimum temperature is 14°C (57°F) in the previous month and 10°C (49°F) in the next month.

Sunshine in North Island in April

During April the average day light hours are 11.2 per day in North Island. The sunshine percentage is 44.2% making it quite sunny but with regular periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 4.9 hours of sunshine per day.

The ultraviolet index in North Island in April is typically 5.4 during April. An ultraviolet index reading of 3 to 5 indicates there is a moderate risk of harm from unprotected sun exposure. Keep out of the sun during the strongest hours around midday when unprotected skin risks burning in less than 30 minutes. For the sensitive wear protective clothing, a wide-brimmed hat, and UV-blocking sunglasses. Generously apply broad spectrum SPF 30+ sunscreen every 2 hours, even on cloudy days, and after swimming or sweating. Tanning for hours is possible with the right application of sun cream. Watch out for relections from water that may increase ultraviolet exposure.

Sea Temperature in North Island in April

The average sea water temperature in North Island in April is 18.3°C (64.9°F) which is cool for swimming, shorty wetsuit may help you extend your time in the water.

Rainfall in North Island in April

The average total rainfall in North Island in April is 3.4cm (1.3inches) and on average there are 13.5 rainy days in April making it a pretty wet time to visit the beach.

Humidity in North Island in April

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in North Island in April is 14°C (56°F) which is comfortable for everyone. The dew point is 14°C (58°F) in the previous month and 12°C (12°F) in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in North Island in April is typically 84.9%. The maximum relative humidity is 82.8% in the previous month and 86.4% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in North Island in April is typically 72.1%. The average relative humidity is 67.5% in the previous month and 75.6% in the next month.

Wind Speed in North Island in April

The average maximum wind speed in North Island in April is typically 22KM/H (14MPH). The average maximum wind speed is 23KM/H (14MPH) in the previous month and 22KM/H (13MPH) in the next month.

The average wind speed in North Island in April is typically 12KM/H (8MPH). The average wind speed is 13KM/H (8MPH) in the previous month and 12KM/H (7MPH) in the next month.

The average wind direction in North Island in April is from the South West.

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