Weather in Dover, Kent, United Kingdom in April

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

Temperature in Dover in April

The average maximum temperature in Dover in April is 13°. The average maximum temperature is 10° in the previous month and 15° in the next month.

The average temperature in Dover in April is 11°. The average temperature ranges is in the previous month and 13° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Dover in April is . The minimum temperature is in the previous month and 12° in the next month.

Sunshine in Dover in April

The average day light hours per day in Dover in April are 13.8 and there are 6 hours of sunshine per day on average during April making it a sunny month that is overcast at times.

The ultraviolet index in Dover in April is typically 4.8 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 Dover in April

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

Wind Speed in Dover in April

The average maximum wind speed in Dover in April is typically 32kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 34kmh in the previous month and 34kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Dover in April is typically 22kmh. The average wind speed is 24kmh in the previous month and 24kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Dover in April is from the South-Southeast.