Weather in Gran Canaria, Spain in April

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April is a warm and very dry time for sunbathing in Gran Canaria. April is a little too cold to enjoy swimming in Gran Canaria for any length of time. Consider visiting Gran Canaria in the months of June, July, August, September, for the best beach weather. Also consider one of our other suggestions for April.

Temperature in Gran Canaria in April

The average maximum temperature in Gran Canaria in April is 23°. The average maximum temperature is 22° in the previous month and 24° in the next month.

The average temperature in Gran Canaria in April is 20°. The average temperature ranges is 19° in the previous month and 21° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Gran Canaria in April is 17°. The minimum temperature is 16° in the previous month and 18° in the next month.

Sunshine in Gran Canaria in April

The average day light hours per day in Gran Canaria in April are 12.8 and there are 9.2 hours of sunshine per day on average during April making it a sunny month with few clouds.

The ultraviolet index in Gran Canaria in April is typically 10.7 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 Gran Canaria in April

The average sea water temperature in Gran Canaria in April is 19.1° which is comfortable for swimming though some may prefer warmer water.

Rainfall in Gran Canaria in April

The average total rainfall in Gran Canaria in April is 1.1cm and on average there are 4.6 rainy days in April making it a very dry time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Gran Canaria in April

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Gran Canaria in April is 14° which is comfortable for everyone. The dew point is 14° in the previous month and 15° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Gran Canaria in April is typically 76.1%. The maximum relative humidity is 77.6% in the previous month and 74.2% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Gran Canaria in April is typically 61.9%. The average relative humidity is 63.9% in the previous month and 60.7% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Gran Canaria in April

The average maximum wind speed in Gran Canaria in April is typically 39kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 36kmh in the previous month and 42kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Gran Canaria in April is typically 25kmh. The average wind speed is 23kmh in the previous month and 28kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Gran Canaria in April is from the North.

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