Cameroon weather in April

Many people wonder what kind of weather they can expect in April in Cameroon. Is this month a good time to go to Cameroon? To answer that question we created this page with all the information you need.

What is the weather like in Cameroon in April?

The weather conditions in Cameroon in April vary from poor to pleasant depending on the destination.

During April in Cameroon, the average maximum temperature varies from high in Koundja with 28°C (82°F) to very high in Douala with 32°C (90°F). Minimum nighttime temperatures generally drop to 24°C (74°F) in Douala and 17°C (63°F) in Koundja. These night and day temperatures are average and some days may be even warmer. So be prepared and dress for the heat.

Precipitation in April varies from high in Yoko with an average of 107mm (4.2inch) of rainfall to heavy in Douala with 244mm (9.6inch). It is also generally a moderately sunny time of year with an average of 177 hours of sunshine in Douala during the entire month.

We invite you to have a look at the map below to discover more about the various weather conditions around Cameroon.

Where to go in Cameroon in April

Find the average weather conditions in April for the most popular destinations in Cameroon 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 Cameroon

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

Average weather in Douala

In April Douala generally has very high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 32°C (90°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 24°C (74°F) and heavy monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are poor that month.

Douala
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
<<  
33°C / 91°F 
24°C / 75°F 
170 hours 
158mm / 6.2inch 
15 days 
32°C / 90°F 
24°C / 74°F 
177 hours 
244mm / 9.6inch 
17 days 
poor 
May   >> May
>>  
31°C / 88°F 
23°C / 74°F 
177 hours 
269mm / 11inch 
21 days 
poor 
Climate in Douala

Average weather in Yaoundé

In April Yaoundé generally has high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 29°C (84°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 20°C (68°F) and heavy monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are pleasant that month.

Yaoundé
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
<<  
31°C / 87°F 
20°C / 68°F 
172 hours 
132mm / 5.2inch 
12 days 
29°C / 84°F 
20°C / 68°F 
166 hours 
180mm / 7.1inch 
15 days 
May   >> May
>>  
28°C / 82°F 
20°C / 69°F 
169 hours 
201mm / 7.9inch 
17 days 
Climate in Yaoundé

Average weather in Kribi

In April Kribi generally has very high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 32°C (90°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 24°C (75°F) and heavy monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are poor that month.

Kribi
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   March March
<<  
32°C / 90°F 
24°C / 75°F 
199mm / 7.8inch 
13 days 
32°C / 90°F 
24°C / 75°F 
234mm / 9.2inch 
17 days 
poor 
May   >> May
>>  
31°C / 88°F 
24°C / 75°F 
299mm / 12inch 
20 days 
poor 
Climate in Kribi

Average weather in Limbe

In April Limbe generally has very high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 32°C (90°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 24°C (74°F) and heavy monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are poor that month.

Limbe
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
<<  
33°C / 91°F 
24°C / 75°F 
170 hours 
158mm / 6.2inch 
15 days 
32°C / 90°F 
24°C / 74°F 
177 hours 
244mm / 9.6inch 
17 days 
poor 
May   >> May
>>  
31°C / 88°F 
23°C / 74°F 
177 hours 
269mm / 11inch 
21 days 
poor 
Climate in Limbe

Average weather in Bamenda

In April Bamenda generally has high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 28°C (82°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 17°C (63°F) and heavy monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are pleasant that month.

Bamenda
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 
17°C / 63°F 
218 hours 
108mm / 4.3inch 
11 days 
28°C / 82°F 
17°C / 63°F 
210 hours 
161mm / 6.3inch 
16 days 
May   >> May
>>  
26°C / 79°F 
17°C / 63°F 
214 hours 
183mm / 7.2inch 
19 days 
Climate in Bamenda

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Is April the best time to go to Cameroon?

In our opinion April is not the best time to visit Cameroon with commonly poor weather in Douala.

On average the best time to visit Cameroon is in December with generally perfect weather in Douala. The worst months are April, May, June, July, August, September and October that can have poor weather conditions.

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