Weather in April in Gabon

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

What is the weather like in Gabon in April?

The weather in Gabon in April ranges from poor to tolerable depending on the destination.

April has maximum daytime temperatures ranging from warm in Moanda with 29°C (84°F) to very warm temperatures in Lambarene with 32°C (90°F). Nighttime temperatures generally drop to 23°C (73°F) in Lambarene and 20°C (68°F) in Moanda. Temperatures can be very high, so be prepared and make sure to pack light clothes.

Precipitation ranges from high in Bitam with 119mm (4.7inch) rainfall to heavy in Libreville with 340mm (13inch) rainfall. In general it is also a moderate sunny month with an average of 178 hours of sunshine in Libreville 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 Gabon.

Where to go in Gabon in April

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

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

Average weather in Libreville

In April Libreville generally has very warm temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 30°C (86°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 23°C (73°F) and heavy monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are poor that month.

Libreville
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 / 87°F 
24°C / 75°F 
178 hours 
363mm / 14inch 
18 days 
poor 
30°C / 86°F 
23°C / 73°F 
178 hours 
340mm / 13inch 
19 days 
poor 
May   >> May
>>  
30°C / 85°F 
24°C / 75°F 
162 hours 
244mm / 9.6inch 
15 days 
Climate in Libreville

Average weather in Pointe Denis

In April Pointe Denis generally has very warm temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 30°C (86°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 23°C (73°F) and heavy monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are poor that month.

Pointe Denis
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 / 87°F 
24°C / 75°F 
178 hours 
363mm / 14inch 
18 days 
poor 
30°C / 86°F 
23°C / 73°F 
178 hours 
340mm / 13inch 
19 days 
poor 
May   >> May
>>  
30°C / 85°F 
24°C / 75°F 
162 hours 
244mm / 9.6inch 
15 days 
Climate in Pointe Denis

Average weather in Port-Gentil

In April Port-Gentil generally has very warm temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 30°C (86°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 24°C (76°F) and heavy monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are poor that month.

Port-Gentil
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 
24°C / 76°F 
154 hours 
269mm / 11inch 
16 days 
poor 
30°C / 86°F 
24°C / 76°F 
152 hours 
302mm / 12inch 
15 days 
poor 
May   >> May
>>  
29°C / 84°F 
24°C / 75°F 
149 hours 
152mm / 6inch 
10 days 
Climate in Port-Gentil

Average weather in Makokou

In April Makokou generally has very warm temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 30°C (86°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 20°C (68°F) and heavy monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are poor that month.

Makokou
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 / 86°F 
19°C / 66°F 
162 hours 
217mm / 8.5inch 
15 days 
poor 
30°C / 86°F 
20°C / 68°F 
153 hours 
228mm / 9inch 
16 days 
poor 
May   >> May
>>  
29°C / 84°F 
20°C / 68°F 
153 hours 
208mm / 8.2inch 
15 days 
Climate in Makokou

Average weather in Mayumba

In April Mayumba generally has very warm temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 31°C (87°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 24°C (74°F) and high monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are tolerable that month.

Mayumba
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   March March
<<  
30°C / 87°F 
24°C / 74°F 
217mm / 8.5inch 
14 days 
poor 
31°C / 87°F 
24°C / 74°F 
124mm / 4.9inch 
10 days 
May   >> May
>>  
29°C / 84°F 
23°C / 73°F 
74mm / 2.9inch 
7 days 
Climate in Mayumba

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Is April the best time to go to Gabon?

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

On average the best time to visit Gabon is in June, July and August with generally perfect weather in Libreville. The worst months are February, March, April, October, November and December that can have poor weather conditions.

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