Weather in Rhode Island, United States in April

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April is a very cold and rainy time for sunbathing in Rhode Island, and not recommended. April is too cold for swimming in Rhode Island for any length of time, unless you have a wetsuit. Consider visiting Rhode Island in the months of June, July, August, September, for the best beach weather. Also consider one of our other suggestions for April.

Temperature in Rhode Island in April

The average maximum temperature in Rhode Island in April is 13°. The average maximum temperature is in the previous month and 18° in the next month.

The average temperature in Rhode Island in April is . The average temperature ranges is in the previous month and 14° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Rhode Island in April is . The minimum temperature is -0° in the previous month and 10° in the next month.

Sunshine in Rhode Island in April

The average day light hours per day in Rhode Island in April are 13.3 and there are 7.1 hours of sunshine per day on average during April making it a quite sunny month with some cloud cover.

The ultraviolet index in Rhode Island in April is typically 6.8 during April. An ultraviolet index reading of 6 to 7 indicates a high risk of harm from unprotected sun exposure. Unprotected skin risks burning in less than 20 minutes. Protection against skin and eye damage is needed. Tanning will be safest before 10am and after 4pm. For those with sensitive skin stay in the shade and 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. Watch out for relections from water that may increase ultraviolet exposure.

Sea Temperature in Rhode Island in April

The average sea water temperature in Rhode Island in April is 6.8° which is extremely cold and not suitable for swimming. Taking a dip at this temperature would risk hypothermia.

Rainfall in Rhode Island in April

The average total rainfall in Rhode Island in April is 95.6cm and on average there are 13 rainy days in April making it a wet time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Rhode Island in April

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Rhode Island in April is which is a bit dry for some. The dew point is in the previous month and 11° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Rhode Island in April is typically 88.5%. The maximum relative humidity is 85.2% in the previous month and 93% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Rhode Island in April is typically 69.6%. The average relative humidity is 67.7% in the previous month and 77.3% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Rhode Island in April

The average maximum wind speed in Rhode Island in April is typically 26kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 27kmh in the previous month and 24kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Rhode Island in April is typically 13kmh. The average wind speed is 15kmh in the previous month and 11kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Rhode Island in April is from the South-Southwest.

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