Gangtok
India
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

April weather forecast and climate
Gangtok, India

April is an agreeable pre-monsoon summer month in Gangtok, India, with average temperature ranging between min 11.3°C (52.3°F) and max 20.9°C (69.6°F).

Temperature

In Gangtok, the average high-temperature in April is almost the same as in March - an agreeable 20.9°C (69.6°F). In Gangtok, in April, the average low-temperature is 11.3°C (52.3°F).

Rainfall

In April, in Gangtok, India, the rain falls for 5 days. Throughout April, 289.2mm (11.4") of precipitation is accumulated. In Gangtok, during the entire year, the rain falls for 87 days and collects up to 3626mm (142.8") of precipitation.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Gangtok, India, is 12.8h.

Sunshine

March and April, with an average of 8h of sunshine, are months with the most sunshine in Gangtok.

UV index

April through September, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an ultimate health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 12 in April transform into the following instructions:
Take all required precautions, as unprotected skin and eyes can burn in 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. 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.

What is the temperature in April in Gangtok?

In Gangtok, India, in April, the average high-temperature is 20.9°C (69.6°F), and the average low-temperature is 11.3°C (52.3°F).

How many days does it rain in April in Gangtok?

In Gangtok, in April, it is raining for 5 days, with typically 289.2mm (11.4") of accumulated precipitation.

How many hours of daylight does Gangtok have in April?

The average length of the day in April in Gangtok is 12.8h.

What are the months with the most sunshine in Gangtok?

Months with the most sunshine in Gangtok, India, are March and April, with an average of 8h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in April in Gangtok?

In April, the average sunshine in Gangtok is 8h.

When is the highest UV index in Gangtok?

April through September, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Gangtok.

What is the UV index intensity in April in Gangtok?

The average daily maximum UV index in April is 12. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in April - Gangtok, India
  • Average high temperature in April: 20.9°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (22.4°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (12.3°C).

  • Average low temperature in April: 11.3°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (16.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (4°C).

Average rainfall in April - Gangtok, India
  • Average rainfall in April: 289.2mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (649.6mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is December (22.7mm).

Average rainfall days in April - Gangtok, India
  • Average rainfall days in April: 5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (19 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is December (0 days).

Average daylight in April / Average sunshine in April - Gangtok, India
  • Average daylight in April: 12.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.9h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.4h).

  • Average sunshine in April: 8h

Months with most sunshine are March and April (Average sunshine: 8h).
Months with least sunshine are July and August (Average sunshine: 4).

Average UV index in April - Gangtok, India
  • Average UV index in April: 12

Months with the highest UV index are April, May, June, July, August and September (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 5).