Weather in April
is a month of transition in Namibia
, indicating the end of the rainy season and the onset of the dry period. Temperatures across the country begin to reduce, averaging from 14°C to 28°C. Rainfall continues to decrease compared to March
, with an average precipitation of approximately 30mm, marking the conclusion of the summer rainy season.
In Windhoek, located in the Central Plateau, temperatures in April range between 13°C to 27°C, noticeably cooler than the preceding months. Although afternoon thunderstorms may still occur, they are less frequent and less intense, symbolizing the gradual transition towards the forthcoming drier winter months.
The coastal cities of Swakopmund and Walvis Bay, under the influence of the Benguela Current, continue to experience cooler temperatures. In these areas, April temperatures typically fall between 14°C to 24°C. The coastal fog, a distinctive feature of these regions, remains prevalent, particularly during the mornings.
Compared to March, April brings about noticeable changes in Namibia's climate, with temperatures beginning to fall and rainfall reducing significantly. As the country moves into May
, the landscape starts to dry out, and the cooler, drier winter season begins to set in, setting the stage for a distinctly different weather pattern.
- Windhoek - April »
In Windhoek, in April, during 9.1 rainfall days, 19mm of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Windhoek, in April, it is raining for 9.1 days, with typically 19mm of accumulated precipitation.
- Swakopmund - April »
The warmest period in Swakopmund tends to be April, when average temperatures fluctuate between a high of 23.5°C and a low of 19.1°C. In Swakopmund in April, during 3.7 rainfall days, 5mm of precipitation is typically accumulated.
- Walvis Bay - April »
April introduces milder weather into the scene in Walvis Bay, with a drop in average high temperature to 19.1°C. On the first day of April in Walvis Bay, sunrise is at 07:09 and sunset at 19:01.
- Oshakati - April »
During 9 rainfall days, in April, Oshakati aggregates 19mm of precipitation. During 9 rainfall days, in April, Oshakati aggregates 19mm of precipitation.
- Rundu - April »
In Rundu during April, the rain falls for 7.2 days and regularly aggregates up to 22mm of precipitation. In Rundu, in April, it is raining for 7.2 days, with typically 22mm of accumulated precipitation.
- Otjiwarongo - April »
On the last day of April, in Otjiwarongo, Namibia, sunrise is at 07:09 and sunset at 18:31 CAT. The introduction of April in Otjiwarongo brings an average high temperature of a still warm 29°C, mirroring the readings of the previous month.
- Luderitz - April »
In Luderitz in April, the average water temperature is 15.8°C. On the first day of April in Luderitz, sunrise is at 07:08 and sunset at 18:57.
- Tsumeb - April »
April in Tsumeb marks the start of significant transitions with a drastic drop in rainfall to 44mm, signaling the onset of the dry season. On the first day of April in Tsumeb sunrise is at 06:55 and sunset at 18:50.
- Katima Mulilo - April »
On the first day of April in Katima Mulilo sunrise is at 06:28 and sunset at 18:24. In Katima Mulilo, during April, the rain falls for 3 days and regularly aggregates up to 18mm of precipitation.
- Gobabis - April »
The initiation of April in Gobabis sees an average high-temperature of a still warm 26.3°C, showing minor variations from the previous month. On the last day of April, in Gobabis, sunrise is at 07:02 and sunset at 18:20 CAT.
- Keetmanshoop - April »
In Keetmanshoop during April, the rain falls for 4.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 6mm of precipitation. The months with the least sunshine in Keetmanshoop, Namibia, are February, April through June, with an average of 9.6h of sunshine.