San Rafael weather in April (Ecuador)

Curious about the April weather in San Rafael? Check out this comprehensive weather guide.

In April, San Rafael generally has pleasant temperatures and heavy rainfall. Anticipate daytime temperatures around 18°C, while night temperatures can drop to 9°C.

San Rafael in April falls under the rainy season with heavy rainfall, averaging around 259 mm for the month. This month marks the year's heaviest rainfall, with frequent intense rainshowers. It's advisable to be prepared with appropriate rain gear to stay dry. Delving into the climate records from the past 30 years, one can predict that nearly 19 days of the month will see rainfall.

The area experiences a moderate amount of sunshine, with approximately 131 hours of sunlight expected. This makes it neither too gloomy nor overly bright.

If you're looking for dry conditions and comfortable temperatures, April may not be the ideal month to visit San Rafael. July, August and September typically offer the most agreeable circumstances. On the other hand, March, April, November and December tend to be characterized by conditions that may not be as optimal.

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

 

San Rafael, monthly averages in April

Min Temperature 9°C  
Max Temperature 18°C  
Chance of Rain 64%  
Precipitation 259 mm  
Rainy days 19 days  
Humidity 84% *  
Sunshine 131 hours *  
Percentage Sunshine *  
* Data from: Quito, Ecuador (47 KM, 29 Miles).

Where to go in Ecuador in April

Find out more about the weather in Ecuador 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 San Rafael in April?

For visitors traveling to San Rafael, 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.

Swimming
6/10
Camping
3/10

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