Chamonix-Mont-Blanc weather in April (Rhône-Alps, France)

The average maximum daytime temperature in Chamonix-Mont-Blanc in April lies at 13.0°C (55.4°F). Bring a thick blanket because during the night it can cool down to temperatures below freezing. The average minimum temperature is 0.5°C (32.9°F) (usually the minimum temperature is noted at night).

The amount of rain during this month is high with an average of 98mm (3.9in). It rains an average of 10 days of the month. The sun will occasionally show itself with 180 hours of sunshine during the entire month.


So what to wear in April? Visitors traveling to Chamonix-Mont-Blanc should plan on bringing a totally waterproof coat since it will often be raining. However, also plan on bringing your warm clothes since it can be a bit chilly during this period.

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For other monthly average weather and what to do in April look at the numbers below.

Monthly Averages in April

Show in Fahrenheit

Min Temperature 0 °C
Max Temperature 13 °C
Chance of Rain 34%
Precipitation 98mm
Rainy Days 10
Sunshine Hours 180

 

Where to stay in Chamonix-Mont-Blanc

Where to go in France in April

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

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).

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
9/10

Weather Forecasts for Chamonix-Mont-Blanc (Rhône-Alps)

MON   Jan 30
0°C | -15°C
SSW 10 kmph
5.2 mm
Moderate or heavy snow showers

Moderate or heavy snow showers

TUE   Jan 31
0°C | -17°C
ESE 13 kmph
1.7 mm
Moderate or heavy snow showers

Moderate or heavy snow showers

WED   Feb 01
2°C | -15°C
SE 10 kmph
Partly cloudy

Partly cloudy

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