Average weather in April in Zanzibar City (Zanzibar), Tanzania

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Zanzibar City in April is 22.6°C (72.68°F). April falls in the rainy season with an average precipitation of 258mm (10.2in). This makes it the wettest month of the year. It rains on average a total of 16 days. The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 30.9°C (87.62°F). The sun will occasionally show itself with 154 hours of sunshine during the whole month.


So what to wear in April? Visitors traveling to Zanzibar City should plan on bringing a totally waterproof rain jacket since it will often be raining. Also bring your shorts or a skirt because it can be very warm or even hot. With a water temperature of around 28.0°C (82.4°F), this is a great month to swim so 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 22 °C
Max Temperature 30 °C
Water Temperature 28 °C
Chance of Rain 53%
Precipitation 258mm
Rainy Days 16
Sunshine Hours 154
* Climate data from: Dar es Salaam, Tanzania (77 KM, 48 Miles).

 

Where to stay in Zanzibar City

Where to go in Tanzania in April

Find out more about the weather in Tanzania 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
7/10
Cycling
7/10
Walking
7/10
Camping
6/10
Outdoor sports
7/10

Weather Forecasts for Zanzibar City (Zanzibar)

SUN   Sep 25
31°C | 23°C
SE 23 kmph
6.0 mm
Moderate rain

Moderate rain

MON   Sep 26
31°C | 23°C
SE 23 kmph
9.3 mm
Moderate rain

Moderate rain

TUE   Sep 27
31°C | 23°C
SSE 22 kmph
2.5 mm
Patchy rain possible

Patchy rain possible

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