Stellenbosch weather in April (Western Cape, South Africa)

You can expect very pleasant temperatures during the day in April. The average maximum daytime temperature in Stellenbosch in April lies at 23.0°C (73.4°F). The average minimum temperature is 11.8°C (53.24°F) (usually the minimum temperature is noted at night).

The amount of rain during this month is moderate with an average of 41mm (1.6 inches). There are generally around 8 rainy days. If you enjoy blue skies and sunshine, then this is a great time to go to Stellenbosch with 234 hours of sun during the entire month. April is known as one of the best months to visit Stellenbosch.

So what to wear in April? Bring a rain jacket just in case since it will be raining a few days during this period. Also bring your shorts or a skirt because it can be very warm or even hot. At night it can still cool off so best to pack some warmer nightwear as well. With a water temperature of around 17.0°C (62.6°F), there is no need to bring your swimwear.

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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 11 °C
Max Temperature 23 °C
Water Temperature 17 °C
Chance of Rain 27%
Precipitation 41mm
Rainy Days 8
Sunshine Hours 234
* Climate data from: Cape Town, South Africa (24 KM, 15 Miles).

Where to stay in Stellenbosch

Where to go in South Africa in April

Find out more about the weather in South Africa 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 Stellenbosch (Western Cape)

Tue   Feb 07
28°C | 20°C
S 18 km/h
2.2 mm
broken clouds and showers

broken clouds and showers

Wed   Feb 08
33°C | 19°C
SE 22 km/h
almost clear and no rain

almost clear and no rain

Thu   Feb 09
35°C | 17°C
SE 22 km/h
clear and no rain

clear and no rain

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