Panama weather in April

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

What is the weather like in Panama in April?

The weather conditions in Panama in April range from poor to pleasant depending on the destination.

During April in Panama the average maximum daytime temperatures are very high and range from 30°C (86°F) in Paso Ancho to 32°C (90°F) in Panama City. Minimum nighttime temperatures generally drop to 26°C (78°F) in Panama City and 17°C (63°F) in Paso Ancho. 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 ranges from moderate in Panama City with an average of 66mm (2.6inch) rainfall to heavy in Bocas Town with 368mm (14inch). It is also generally a moderately sunny period with an average of 172 hours of sunshine in Panama City during the entire month.

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

Where to go in Panama in April

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

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

Average weather in Panama City

In April Panama City generally has very high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 32°C (90°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 26°C (78°F) and moderate monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are pleasant that month.

Panama City
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
<<  
32°C / 90°F 
25°C / 77°F 
182 hours 
15mm / 0.6inch 
1 day 
32°C / 90°F 
26°C / 78°F 
172 hours 
66mm / 2.6inch 
5 days 
May   >> May
>>  
31°C / 88°F 
26°C / 78°F 
110 hours 
227mm / 8.9inch 
15 days 
poor 
Climate in Panama City

Average weather in Bocas Town

In April Bocas Town generally has very high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 32°C (89°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 22°C (71°F) and heavy monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are poor that month.

Bocas Town
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   March March
<<  
31°C / 88°F 
21°C / 69°F 
85mm / 3.3inch 
15 days 
32°C / 89°F 
22°C / 71°F 
368mm / 14inch 
15 days 
poor 
May   >> May
>>  
32°C / 90°F 
22°C / 72°F 
179mm / 7inch 
17 days 
Climate in Bocas Town

Average weather in Boquete

In April Boquete generally has very high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 31°C (88°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 16°C (61°F) and high monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are tolerable that month.

Boquete
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Weather conditions Weather
<<   March March
<<  
31°C / 88°F 
15°C / 59°F 
270 hours 
37mm / 1.5inch 
31°C / 88°F 
16°C / 61°F 
220 hours 
105mm / 4.1inch 
May   >> May
>>  
29°C / 84°F 
17°C / 63°F 
160 hours 
300mm / 12inch 
poor 
Climate in Boquete

Average weather in Bastimentos

In April Bastimentos generally has very high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 32°C (89°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 22°C (71°F) and heavy monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are poor that month.

Bastimentos
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   March March
<<  
31°C / 88°F 
21°C / 69°F 
85mm / 3.3inch 
15 days 
32°C / 89°F 
22°C / 71°F 
368mm / 14inch 
15 days 
poor 
May   >> May
>>  
32°C / 90°F 
22°C / 72°F 
179mm / 7inch 
17 days 
Climate in Bastimentos

Average weather in Playa Blanca

In April Playa Blanca generally has very high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 32°C (90°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 26°C (78°F) and moderate monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are pleasant that month.

Playa Blanca
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
<<  
32°C / 90°F 
25°C / 77°F 
182 hours 
15mm / 0.6inch 
1 day 
32°C / 90°F 
26°C / 78°F 
172 hours 
66mm / 2.6inch 
5 days 
May   >> May
>>  
31°C / 88°F 
26°C / 78°F 
110 hours 
227mm / 8.9inch 
15 days 
poor 
Climate in Playa Blanca

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Is April the best time to go to Panama?

In our opinion April is a good time to visit Panama with commonly pleasant weather in Panama City.

On average the best time to visit Panama is in January, February and March with generally perfect weather in Panama City. The worst months are May, June, August, September, October and November that can have poor weather conditions.

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