Balclutha weather in April (Otago, New Zealand)

Curious about the April weather in Balclutha? Wondering if it's an optimal time for a visit? This page provides detailed information on the weather conditions for that month.

In April, Balclutha generally has moderate temperatures and moderate rainfall. Throughout the daytime, temperatures often hover around 15°C. However, as the sun sets and evening approaches, there's a noticeable cool-down, with temperatures gently dropping to a more temperate 7°C.

Balclutha in April usually receives moderate rainfall, averaging around 64 mm for the month. When we look at the climate data from the last 30 years, we can expect around 14 days of rain.

The city usually sees around 128 hours of sunlight, indicating a moderately sunny period.

Should you favor a climate that's both dry and comfortably warm February, March and December typically offer the most agreeable circumstances. On the other hand, June and July tend to be characterized by conditions that may not be as optimal.

For an in-depth look at the yearly conditions, visit our specialized Balclutha climate page with graphs.

 

Balclutha, monthly averages in April

Min Temperature 7°C  
Max Temperature 15°C  
Chance of Rain 47%  
Precipitation 64 mm  
Rainy days 14 days  
Humidity 77% *  
Sunshine 128 hours *  
Percentage Sunshine 41% *  
* Data from: Dunedin, New Zealand (49 KM, 30 Miles).

Where to go in New Zealand in April

Find out more about the weather in New Zealand in April and which places have the best weather conditions in this month.

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Perfect weather is subjective. On this map perfect weather has been defined with temperatures between 20°C and 29°C and not too much precipitation (less than 90 mm a month).

So, what should you wear in Balclutha in April?

Plan on layering your clothes. Some days or part of the day it will be nice and warm and some moments it can be a bit chilly. Bring a rain jacket in case it rains during your stay.

What To Do

We rated the following activities from 1 (least suitable) to 10 (best) to do in April.

Swimming
5/10
Cycling
6/10
Walking
6/10
Camping
4/10
Outdoor sports
10/10

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