Average weather in April in El Calafate (Santa Cruz), Argentina

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in El Calafate in April is 3.2°C (37.76°F). April is a dry month with an average of 26mm (1.0in) rain. It rains on average a total of 8 days. The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 12.6°C (54.68°F). The sun will occasionally show itself with 157 hours of sunshine during the whole month.


So what to wear 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 just in case since it will be raining a few days during this period. Also bring some warm clothes.

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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 3 °C
Max Temperature 12 °C
Chance of Rain 27%
Precipitation 26mm
Rainy Days 8
Sunshine Hours 157

Where to stay in El Calafate

Where to go in Argentina in April

Find out more about the weather in Argentina 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
5/10
Outdoor sports
6/10

Weather Forecasts for El Calafate (Santa Cruz)

TUE Aug 16
1°C | -6°C
Patchy moderate snow

Patchy moderate snow

WED Aug 17
1°C | -5°C
Moderate snow

Moderate snow

THU Aug 18
-1°C | -5°C
Moderate or heavy snow showers

Moderate or heavy snow showers

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