Vancouver
Canada
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

April weather forecast and climate
Vancouver, Canada

Aerial view of the Coal Harbor and trees of Stanley Park, with the city of Vancouver, Canada
Aerial view of the Coal Harbor and trees of Stanley Park, with the city of Vancouver, Canada
April in Vancouver, Canada, is a mild spring month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 13.2°C (55.8°F) and an average low of 5.6°C (42.1°F).

Temperature

In April, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in March - a moderate 13.2°C (55.8°F). In April, the average low-temperature is 5.6°C (42.1°F).

Humidity

In Vancouver, the average relative humidity is 65.4%.

Rainfall

In Vancouver, during April, the rain falls for 14.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 88.1mm (3.5") of precipitation. Throughout the year, in Vancouver, there are 165.1 rainfall days, and 1153.1mm (45.4") of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Vancouver are January through April, October through December.

Sea temperature

In Vancouver, the average seawater temperature in April is 7.1°C (44.8°F). Swimming in 7.1°C (44.8°F) is considered life-threatening. Even a few minutes in 13°C (55.4°F) water is uncomfortable, and swimming below 10°C (50°F) may cause total loss of breathing control and cold shock, depending on a person's physique.

Daylight

In April, the average length of the day in Vancouver is 13.8h.

Sunshine

In Vancouver, the average sunshine is 6.2h.

UV index

In Vancouver, Canada, the average daily maximum UV index is 4. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
The average daily UV index of 4 transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions - Protection against sunburn is recommended. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in April in Vancouver?

The average high-temperature, in April, in Vancouver, is 13.2°C (55.8°F), while the average low-temperature is 5.6°C (42.1°F).

What is the average humidity in April in Vancouver?

In Vancouver, the average relative humidity in April is 65.4%.

How much does it rain in Vancouver in April?

In Vancouver, Canada, in April, during 14.8 rainfall days, 88.1mm (3.5") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the last month it snows in Vancouver?

April is the last month it regularly snows in Vancouver, Canada. During 0.2 snowfall days, in April, Vancouver aggregates 3mm (0.1") of snow.

How cold is the water in April in Vancouver?

In Vancouver, Canada, the average seawater temperature in April is 7.1°C (44.8°F). Swimming in 7.1°C (44.8°F) is considered life-threatening. Even a few minutes in 13°C (55.4°F) water is uncomfortable, and swimming below 10°C (50°F) may cause total loss of breathing control and cold shock, depending on a person's physique.

How many hours of daylight does Vancouver have in April?

In April, the average length of the day in Vancouver is 13.8h.

How many hours of sunshine does Vancouver have in April?

In Vancouver, the average sunshine in April is 6.2h.

What is the UV index reading in April in Vancouver?

The average daily maximum UV index in April in Vancouver, Canada, is 4. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium health risk from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in April - Vancouver, Canada
  • Average high temperature in April: 13.2°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (22.2°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (6.3°C).

  • Average low temperature in April: 5.6°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (13.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is December (0.8°C).

Average humidity in April - Vancouver, Canada
  • Average humidity in April: 65.4%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (81.2%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is July (61.4%).

Average rainfall in April - Vancouver, Canada
  • Average rainfall in April: 88.1mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (185.8mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (35.6mm).

Average rainfall days in April - Vancouver, Canada
  • Average rainfall days in April: 14.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is November (19.9 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is July (6.3 days).

Average snowfall in April - Vancouver, Canada
  • Average snowfall in April: 3mm

The month with the highest snowfall is December (148mm).
Months with the lowest snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0mm).

Average snowfall days in April - Vancouver, Canada
  • Average snowfall days in April: 0.2 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is December (2.8 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average sea temperature in April - Vancouver, Canada
  • Average sea temperature in April: 7.1°C

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are August and September (11.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (6.8°C).

Average daylight in April / Average sunshine in April - Vancouver, Canada
  • Average daylight in April: 13.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 16.2h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.3h).

  • Average sunshine in April: 6.2h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 9.3h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 1.8h).

Average UV index in April - Vancouver, Canada
  • Average UV index in April: 4

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 1).