Lagos
Nigeria
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

April weather forecast and climate
Lagos, Nigeria

A lit city building in Lagos, Nigeria, with other city structures, seen from River Niger
A lit city building in Lagos, Nigeria, with other city structures, seen from River Niger
April, the same as March, in Lagos, Nigeria, is a hot spring month, with average temperature fluctuating between 23.6°C (74.5°F) and 32.1°C (89.8°F).

Temperature

In April, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in March - a still tropical 32.1°C (89.8°F). In April, the average low-temperature is 23.6°C (74.5°F).

Rainfall

In April, the rain falls for 8.9 days. Throughout April, 142.4mm (5.6") of precipitation is accumulated. In Lagos, Nigeria, during the entire year, the rain falls for 102.8 days and collects up to 1538mm (60.6") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In April, the average sea temperature is 28.9°C (84°F).
Note: For any water activity, surface water temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are considered as excellent and extremely pleasant for lengthened periods.

Daylight

In Lagos, Nigeria, the average length of the day is 12.3h.

Sunshine

In Lagos, the average sunshine is 6h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are February through May, August through October, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an ultimate health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 12 interpret into the following advice:
Practice all-important precautions. Light skin people may get burned in less than 5 minutes. The Sun's UV radiation is most powerful between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. To the extent possible, limit exposure to the direct sun during these hours. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects. Even on cloudy days, a sunscreen with a minimum 30 sun protection factor should be generously applied and frequently re-applied, including after every swim or outdoor exercise. Caution! The reflection of sand and water significantly increases the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in April in Lagos?

In Lagos, Nigeria, in April, the average high-temperature is 32.1°C (89.8°F), and the average low-temperature is 23.6°C (74.5°F).

How many days does it rain in April in Lagos?

In Lagos, in April, during 8.9 rainfall days, 142.4mm (5.6") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the sea water temperature in April in Lagos?

In Lagos, in April, the average water temperature is 28.9°C (84°F). Water temperature between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) is regarded as very warm and enjoyable by all. With these temperatures, water activities are pleasurable, without feeling uncomfortable for prolonged periods.

How many hours of daylight does Lagos have in April?

The average length of the day in April in Lagos, Nigeria, is 12.3h.

How long on average sun shines in April in Lagos?

In Lagos, Nigeria, the average sunshine in April is 6h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Lagos?

Months with the highest UV index are February through May, August through October, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

What is the UV index reading in April in Lagos?

The average daily maximum UV index in April in Lagos, Nigeria, is 12. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an excessive health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in April - Lagos, Nigeria
  • Average high temperature in April: 32.1°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is February (33.1°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are July and August (28.1°C).

  • Average low temperature in April: 23.6°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is March (23.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is August (21.7°C).

Average rainfall in April - Lagos, Nigeria
  • Average rainfall in April: 142.4mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (312.2mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is January (14.3mm).

Average rainfall days in April - Lagos, Nigeria
  • Average rainfall days in April: 8.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is June (16.2 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is December (1.4 days).

Average sea temperature in April - Lagos, Nigeria
  • Average sea temperature in April: 28.9°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is May (29.2°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is August (25.3°C).

Average daylight in April / Average sunshine in April - Lagos, Nigeria
  • Average daylight in April: 12.3h

Months with the longest days are June and July (Average daylight: 12.5h).
Months with shortest days are January, November and December (Average daylight: 11.8h).

  • Average sunshine in April: 6h

Months with most sunshine are November and December (Average sunshine: 6.2h).
The month with least sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 3.2h).

Average UV index in April - Lagos, Nigeria
  • Average UV index in April: 12

Months with the highest UV index are February, March, April, May, August, September and October (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 10).