Kyoto weather in April (Kyoto, Japan)

You can expect very pleasant temperatures during the day in April. The average maximum daytime temperature in Kyoto in April lies at 20.0°C (68°F). The average minimum temperature is 9.0°C (48.2°F) (usually the minimum temperature is noted at night).

The amount of rain during this month is high with an average of 115mm (4.5 inchec). There are generally around 11 rainy days. The sun will occasionally show itself with 178 hours of sunshine during the entire month.

So what to wear in April? Visitors traveling to Kyoto should plan on bringing a totally waterproof coat since it will often be raining. However, also bring your summer cloths because it can be very nice and warm.

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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 9 °C
Max Temperature 20 °C
Chance of Rain 37%
Precipitation 115mm
Rainy Days 11
Sunshine Hours 178

Where to stay in Kyoto

Where to go in Japan in April

Find out more about the weather in Japan 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.

Outdoor sports

Weather Forecasts for Kyoto (Kyoto)

Tue   Feb 07
12°C | 5°C
N 7 km/h
0.3 mm
overcast and slight rain

overcast and slight rain

Wed   Feb 08
12°C | 3°C
NW 22 km/h
0.4 mm
half cloudy and slight rain

half cloudy and slight rain

Thu   Feb 09
8°C | 1°C
N 18 km/h
0 mm
half cloudy and no rain

half cloudy and no rain

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