Average Sunshine in the Netherlands for April





The tables below give April averages for the amount of sunshine at cities and other places in the Netherlands.

Each location has three measures for how much sun it typically gets this month. The number for % Sun is the usual percentage of daylight hours with sunshine.

Hours gives the total hours of sunshine that's normal this month. Days statistics are for the typical number of days in April with any amount of measurable sunshine. All the data are averages for the years 1981 to 2010.

You can jump to a separate table for each region of the country: North Netherlands, East Netherlands, West Netherlands and South Netherlands.

North Netherlands covers the provinces of Groningen, Friesland and Drenthe. East Netherlands includes Overijssel, Gelderland and Flevoland. West Netherlands provinces are Utrecht, North Holland, South Holland and Zeeland. South Netherlands has North Brabant and Limburg provinces.

North Netherlands

Total April sunshine
% Sun Place Hours Days
41 Groningen 172 28
44 Leeuwarden 184 28

East Netherlands

Average amount of sun in April
% Sun Place Hours Days
40 Arnhem 166 28
41 Enschede 170 28
43 Lelystad 181 28

West Netherlands

Average April sun
% Sun Place Hours Days
44 Amsterdam 183 28
46 Den Helder 194 28
46 Goes 190 29
46 Katwijk 191 28
42 Rotterdam 175 28
42 Utrecht 174 28
45 Vlissingen 187 28

South Netherlands

April sunshine averages
% Sun Place Hours Days
41 Breda 172 28
41 Eindhoven 170 28
40 Maastricht 164 27
Reference

Koninklijk Nederlands Meteorologisch Instituut. KNMI Klimatologie. Klimaatatlas. Stationsdata.

Netherlands Sunshine
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