Pyeongchang weather in April (Gangwon-Do, South Korea)

Planning a trip to Pyeongchang in April? This guide provides all the weather details you need.

In April, Pyeongchang generally has moderate temperatures and moderate rainfall. Daytime temperatures hover around 16°C (show in °F), while nights can cool down to about 4°C.

Pyeongchang in April usually receives moderate rainfall, averaging around 93 mm (show in inches) for the month. Based on our climate data of the past 30 years, about 9 days of rain are anticipated.

With around 226 hours of sunshine, the weather here is mostly sunny. It gives a pleasant and vibrant feel to the area.

If your ideal weather consists of dry skies and moderate temperatures May, June, September and October generally stand out with best weather. While January, February, March, July and December tend to showcase less optimal conditions.

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


Pyeongchang , monthly averages in April

Show in Fahrenheit
Min Temperature 3.9°C  
Max Temperature 16.4°C  
Chance of Rain 29%  
Precipitation 93 mm  
Rainy days 9 days  
Humidity 61%  
Sunshine 226 hours  
Percentage Sunshine 57%  

Where to go in South Korea in April

Find out more about the weather in South Korea 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 20-29ºC / 68-84ºF and not too much precipitation (less than 90mm / 3.5inches a month).

So, what should you wear in Pyeongchang in April?

​ For visitors traveling to Pyeongchang , we recommend wearing layers. So maybe a skirt, t-shirt, shorts for during the day and jeans and a warm jacket for some days and evenings. Bring a rain jacket in case it rains during your stay. Plan on layering your clothes. ​ ​

What To Do

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

Outdoor sports

Interested in more climate information?

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Our site offers climate and forecast data for every country in the world. Are you going to South Korea? On this website you can find historical weather averages for many cities in South Korea. Not sure yet where to go? We now have a tool which recommends destinations that suit your ideal climate conditions. Find out where to go with our weather planner.