Weather in April in Brazil

Many people wonder what the weather conditions are in April in Brazil. Is this month a good time to go to Brazil? To answer that question we created this page with all the information you need.

What is the weather like in Brazil in April?

The weather in Brazil in April ranges from poor to perfect depending on the destination.

During April in Brazil, the temperature ranges from pleasant in São Joaquim with 19°C (67°F) to very high temperatures in Boa Vista with 34°C (93°F). Minimum nighttime temperatures generally drop to 24°C (76°F) in Boa Vista and 11°C (51°F) in São Joaquim.

Precipitation in April ranges from moderate in Araçuaí with an average of 39mm (1.5inch) rainfall to heavy in Salinópolis with 601mm (24inch). It is also generally a moderate sunny month with an average of 183 hours of sunshine in Rio de Janeiro during the whole month.

We invite you to have a look at the map below to find out more about the different weather conditions per location in Brazil.

Where to go in Brazil in April

Find the average weather conditions in April for the most popular destinations in Brazil on the map below. Click on a destination dot for more detailed information.

Legend perfect weather pleasant tolerable unpleasant poor
Perfect weather is subjective. On this map perfect weather has been defined with temperatures between 20-29ºC / 68-84ºF and not too much precipitation (less than 90mm / 3.5inch a month).

Popular destinations in Brazil

What is the weather like in April for the 5 most popular destinations in Brazil?

Average weather in Rio de Janeiro

In April Rio de Janeiro generally has high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 28°C (82°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 22°C (72°F) and high monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are perfect that month.

Rio de Janeiro
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   March March
<<  
30°C / 85°F 
24°C / 74°F 
208 hours 
135mm / 5.3inch 
8 days 
28°C / 82°F 
22°C / 72°F 
183 hours 
95mm / 3.7inch 
9 days 
May   >> May
>>  
27°C / 80°F 
21°C / 69°F 
188 hours 
70mm / 2.8inch 
6 days 
Climate in Rio de Janeiro

Average weather in Sao Paulo

In April Sao Paulo generally has high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 26°C (79°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 17°C (63°F) and moderate monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are perfect that month.

Sao Paulo
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   March March
<<  
28°C / 82°F 
19°C / 66°F 
167 hours 
215mm / 8.5inch 
11 days 
26°C / 79°F 
17°C / 63°F 
165 hours 
72mm / 2.8inch 
7 days 
May   >> May
>>  
23°C / 74°F 
14°C / 57°F 
182 hours 
71mm / 2.8inch 
6 days 
Climate in Sao Paulo

Average weather in Florianópolis

In April Florianópolis generally has high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 27°C (80°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 18°C (64°F) and high monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are pleasant that month.

Florianópolis
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   March March
<<  
29°C / 84°F 
21°C / 69°F 
185 hours 
173mm / 6.8inch 
13 days 
27°C / 80°F 
18°C / 64°F 
171 hours 
122mm / 4.8inch 
9 days 
May   >> May
>>  
24°C / 75°F 
16°C / 60°F 
176 hours 
135mm / 5.3inch 
9 days 
Climate in Florianópolis

Average weather in Gramado

In April Gramado generally has pleasant temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 20°C (68°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 11°C (52°F) and high monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are pleasant that month.

Gramado
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Weather conditions Weather
<<   March March
<<  
23°C / 73°F 
14°C / 57°F 
186mm / 7.3inch 
20°C / 68°F 
11°C / 52°F 
155mm / 6.1inch 
May   >> May
>>  
18°C / 64°F 
9°C / 48°F 
144mm / 5.7inch 
Climate in Gramado

Average weather in Fortaleza

In April Fortaleza generally has high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 30°C (85°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 23°C (74°F) and heavy monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are poor that month.

Fortaleza
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   March March
<<  
30°C / 85°F 
24°C / 75°F 
151 hours 
330mm / 13inch 
22 days 
poor 
30°C / 85°F 
23°C / 74°F 
156 hours 
351mm / 14inch 
21 days 
poor 
May   >> May
>>  
30°C / 86°F 
23°C / 74°F 
209 hours 
250mm / 9.8inch 
19 days 
poor 
Climate in Fortaleza

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Is April the best time to go to Brazil?

In our opinion April is one of the best times to visit Brazil with commonly perfect weather in Rio de Janeiro. However, the weather conditions may vary depending on your destination.

On average the best time to visit Brazil is in April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November with generally perfect weather in Rio de Janeiro. The worst months are January, February and March that can have tolerable weather conditions.

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