Weather in Durban, South Africa in April

So you're interested in going to Durban, South Africa in April

April is a hot and dry time for sunbathing in Durban. April is a good month for swimming in Durban with warm sea temperatures. Consider visiting Durban in the months of January, February, March, April, for the best beach weather. Also consider one of our other suggestions for April.

Temperature in Durban in April

The average maximum temperature in Durban in April is 25°. The average maximum temperature is 28° in the previous month and 24° in the next month.

The average temperature in Durban in April is 21°. The average temperature ranges is 24° in the previous month and 20° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Durban in April is 17°. The minimum temperature is 21° in the previous month and 15° in the next month.

Sunshine in Durban in April

The average day light hours per day in Durban in April are 11.4 and there are 5.3 hours of sunshine per day on average during April making it a sunny month that is overcast at times.

The ultraviolet index in Durban in April is typically 7.6 during April. An ultraviolet index reading of 8 to 10 indicates a very high risk of harm from unprotected sun exposure. Unprotected skin risks burning in less than 15 minutes. Take extra precautions because unprotected skin and eyes will be damaged and can burn quickly. Tanning will be safest before 10am and after 4pm but only with a good application of sun screen. 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 Durban in April

The average sea water temperature in Durban in April is 24.8° which is warm and pleasant for relaxing and swimming for long periods.

Rainfall in Durban in April

The average total rainfall in Durban in April is 17.7cm and on average there are 8.6 rainy days in April making it a dry time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Durban in April

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Durban in April is 19° which is somewhat uncomfortable for most people in cities but fine on a beach. The dew point is 22° in the previous month and 18° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Durban in April is typically 85%. The maximum relative humidity is 88.2% in the previous month and 87% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Durban in April is typically 68.7%. The average relative humidity is 74.5% in the previous month and 69.7% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Durban in April

The average maximum wind speed in Durban in April is typically 21kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 24kmh in the previous month and 20kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Durban in April is typically 9kmh. The average wind speed is 10kmh in the previous month and 8kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Durban in April is from the West.

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