Abu Dhabi
United Arab Emirates
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

April weather forecast and climate
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Water geysers and trees in front of the mighty skyscrapers of Abu Dhabi in the United Arab Emirates
Water geysers and trees in front of the mighty skyscrapers of Abu Dhabi in the United Arab Emirates
April is a hot spring month in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, with average temperature varying between 20.8°C (69.4°F) and 34.5°C (94.1°F).
The ideal sea water temperature of 25.1°C (77.2°F) and only 1.2 rainfall days, with 6.1mm (0.2") of accumulated rainfall, make April the best time for swimming and other water activities.

Temperature

In Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, the average high-temperature in April rises, from a warm 29.5°C (85.1°F) in March, to a tropical 34.5°C (94.1°F). In Abu Dhabi, in April, the average low-temperature is 20.8°C (69.4°F).

Heat index

In April, the average heat index is calculated to a scorching 42.7°C (108.9°F). Beware - heat cramps and heat exhaustion are very likely. Heatstroke is imminent with prolonged activity.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. With the exposure to direct sunlight, the heat index may be increased by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'real feel', 'felt air temperature', 'feels like', or 'apparent temperature', is a measure that combines both air temperature and relative humidity into a single value that indicates how hot the weather feels. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (pregnancy, metabolic differences, differences in body mass, height, and shape), and activity. Bear in mind that direct sunshine exposure increases weather impact, and may raise heat index by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are particularly important for children. Children are often less aware of the need to rest and re-hydrate. Thirst is a late sign of dehydration - it is vital to remain hydrated, particularly during prolonged physical activities.
Perspiration is the human body's physiological response to high temperatures and is an attempt to lower body temperature through evaporation of sweat. With a lot of moisture in the air, the evaporation process is not as effective, and the body does not cool down as efficiently, creating a perception of overheating. When heat gain surpasses the level the body can shed, body temperature begins to increase, and consequently, overheating and dehydration can occur, with varying severity.

Humidity

In April, the average relative humidity is 58%.

Rainfall

In Abu Dhabi, it is raining for 1.2 days, with typically 6.1mm (0.2") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, there are 9.9 rainfall days, and 57.1mm (2.2") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Abu Dhabi, the average seawater temperature in April is 25.1°C (77.2°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

The average length of the day is 12.7h.

Sunshine

In Abu Dhabi, the average sunshine in April is 9.4h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Abu Dhabi are April through August, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an extreme threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the ordinary person.
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. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun. 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 Abu Dhabi?

The average high-temperature, in April, in Abu Dhabi, is 34.5°C (94.1°F), while the average low-temperature is 20.8°C (69.4°F). In April, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'felt air temperature'), that combines air temperature and relative humidity, is estimated at 42.7°C (108.9°F).

What is the average humidity in April in Abu Dhabi?

In April, the average relative humidity in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, is 58%.

How much does it rain in Abu Dhabi in April?

In Abu Dhabi, in April, during 1.2 rainfall days, 6.1mm (0.2") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the water temperature in April in Abu Dhabi?

In April, the average sea temperature is 25.1°C (77.2°F). 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.

How many hours of daylight does Abu Dhabi have in April?

In April, the average length of the day is 12.7h.

How many hours of sunshine does Abu Dhabi have in April?

In Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, the average sunshine in April is 9.4h.

When is the highest UV index in Abu Dhabi?

Months with the highest UV index in Abu Dhabi are April through August, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

What is the UV index reading in April in Abu Dhabi?

In Abu Dhabi, the average daily maximum UV index in April is 12. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme health threat from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in April - Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
  • Average high temperature in April: 34.5°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (42.9°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (24.1°C).

  • Average low temperature in April: 20.8°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (29.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (13.2°C).

Average humidity in April - Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
  • Average humidity in April: 58%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January and December (68%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is May (55%).

Average rainfall in April - Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
  • Average rainfall in April: 6.1mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is February (21.2mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are June, July, September and October (0mm).

Average rainfall days in April - Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
  • Average rainfall days in April: 1.2 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are February and March (2.8 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are June, July, September and October (0 days).

Average sea temperature in April - Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
  • Average sea temperature in April: 25.1°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (33.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (20.6°C).

Average daylight in April / Average sunshine in April - Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
  • Average daylight in April: 12.7h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.6h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.7h).

  • Average sunshine in April: 9.4h

The month with most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 11.2h).
The month with least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 7.9h).

Average UV index in April - Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
  • Average UV index in April: 12

Months with the highest UV index are April, May, June, July and August (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 6).