Weather in April in Netherlands

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

What is the weather like in Netherlands in April?

The weather conditions in Netherlands in April range from unpleasant to tolerable depending on the destination.

During April in Netherlands, the average temperature ranges from low in De Kooy with 11°C (52°F) to moderate in Volkel with 15°C (59°F).

Precipitation in April ranges from moderate in Den Helder with an average of 33mm (1.3inch) rainfall to moderate in Deelen with 60mm (2.4inch). It is the driest month of the year in Amsterdam. It is also generally a moderate sunny month with an average of 181 hours of sunshine in Amsterdam 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 Netherlands.

Where to go in Netherlands in April

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

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

Average weather in Amsterdam

In April Amsterdam generally has moderate temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 14°C (56°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 5°C (40°F) and moderate monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are tolerable that month.

Amsterdam
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
<<  
10°C / 49°F 
3°C / 37°F 
125 hours 
58mm / 2.3inch 
11 days 
poor 
14°C / 56°F 
5°C / 40°F 
181 hours 
39mm / 1.5inch 
9 days 
May   >> May
>>  
18°C / 64°F 
8°C / 47°F 
220 hours 
49mm / 1.9inch 
10 days 
Climate in Amsterdam

Average weather in Zandvoort

In April Zandvoort generally has moderate temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 14°C (56°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 5°C (40°F) and moderate monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are tolerable that month.

Zandvoort
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
<<  
10°C / 49°F 
3°C / 37°F 
125 hours 
58mm / 2.3inch 
11 days 
poor 
14°C / 56°F 
5°C / 40°F 
181 hours 
39mm / 1.5inch 
9 days 
May   >> May
>>  
18°C / 64°F 
8°C / 47°F 
220 hours 
49mm / 1.9inch 
10 days 
Climate in Zandvoort

Average weather in The Hague

In April The Hague generally has moderate temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 13°C (55°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 5°C (40°F) and moderate monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are unpleasant that month.

The Hague
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
<<  
10°C / 49°F 
3°C / 37°F 
137 hours 
63mm / 2.5inch 
12 days 
poor 
13°C / 55°F 
5°C / 40°F 
192 hours 
41mm / 1.6inch 
9 days 
May   >> May
>>  
17°C / 62°F 
8°C / 46°F 
232 hours 
57mm / 2.2inch 
9 days 
Climate in The Hague

Average weather in Rotterdam

In April Rotterdam generally has moderate temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 15°C (59°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 5°C (41°F) and moderate monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are tolerable that month.

Rotterdam
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
<<  
11°C / 51°F 
3°C / 37°F 
144 hours 
69mm / 2.7inch 
12 days 
15°C / 59°F 
5°C / 41°F 
193 hours 
41mm / 1.6inch 
9 days 
May   >> May
>>  
19°C / 65°F 
9°C / 48°F 
228 hours 
56mm / 2.2inch 
9 days 
Climate in Rotterdam

Average weather in Maastricht

In April Maastricht generally has moderate temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 15°C (59°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 5°C (41°F) and moderate monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are tolerable that month.

Maastricht
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
<<  
11°C / 52°F 
3°C / 37°F 
137 hours 
56mm / 2.2inch 
12 days 
15°C / 59°F 
5°C / 41°F 
179 hours 
40mm / 1.6inch 
9 days 
May   >> May
>>  
19°C / 66°F 
9°C / 48°F 
210 hours 
59mm / 2.3inch 
11 days 
Climate in Maastricht

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Is April the best time to go to Netherlands?

In our opinion April is a good time to visit Netherlands with commonly tolerable weather in Amsterdam. However, the weather conditions may vary depending on your destination.

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

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