Precipitation in South Africa in April

In South Africa in April precipitation ranges from low in Port Nolloth with 9mm (0.4inch) rainfall to moderate in East London with 83mm (3.3inch) rainfall.

Where and how much does it rain in South Africa in April

Find the average total precipitation in April for the most popular destinations in South Africa on the map below. Click on a destination dot for more detailed information.

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Heavy rainfall has been defined as more than 160 mm (6.3inch) precipitation. High: 90mm (3.5inch) - 160 mm (6.3inch). Moderate: 30mm (1.2inch) - 90mm (3.5inch. Low: 5mm (0.2inch) - 30mm (1.2inch).

  • How much does it rain in South Africa in April?
  • In general in April rainfall is very high in Cape Town, falling frequently during the month. So the weather can be unpredictable from moment to moment. Most rain in South Africa in April falls in East London with an average of 83mm (3.3inch). The least amount of rain in April falls in Port Nolloth with an average of 9mm (0.4inch).

  • What is the wettest city in April in South Africa?
  • The wettest location is East London with an average precipitation of 83mm (3.3inch) according to our data.

  • What is the driest city in April in South Africa?
  • According to our data the driest location is Port Nolloth with an average precipitation of 9mm (0.4inch).

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