Weather in South Africa in April 2017

Check the weather in South Africa in April before you book your next holiday. Long-term weather averages give the best indication of the weather in April 2017 and include figures for temperature, sunshine and rainfall for South Africa.

The April weather guide for South Africa shown below is for Cape Town.

Weather in South Africa in April

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  • 22°C maximum daytime temperature in April in South Africa (Cape Town)22
    22°C max day temperature
  • 7 hours of sunshine per day (66% of daylight hours) in April in South Africa7
    7 hours of sunshine per day
  • 8 days with some rainfall in April in South Africa (Cape Town)8
    8 days with some rainfall
  • 12°C minimum night-time temperature in April in South Africa (Cape Town)12
    12°C min night temperature
  • 11 hours of daylight per day in April in South Africa (Cape Town)11
    11 hours of daylight per day
  • No heat & humidity in April in South Africa (Cape Town)0
    No heat & humidity
  • 82 mm monthly rainfall in April in South Africa (Cape Town)82
    82 mm of monthly rainfall
  • UV (maximum) index 6 (High) in April in South Africa (Cape Town)6
    6 (High) UV index
  • 16°C sea temperature in April in South Africa (Cape Town)16
    16°C sea temperature

The average maximum daytime temperature in South Africa in April is a warm 22°C (72°F). There are usually 7 hours of bright sunshine each day, which represents 66% of the 11 hours of daylight. The average sea temperature in and around South Africa in April is 16°C (61°F).

Expect 82mm (3.2 inches) of rainfall across the whole of April with 8 days with some rain falling. Maximum UV levels will be high (6 UV index) at midday when the skies are clear. The average night-time temperature is usually a cool 12°C (54°F). The weather in South Africa in April is represented by Cape Town.

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South Africa sunrise & sunset times for April 2017

Browse the sunrise & sunset times for South Africa in April 2017. Select a month to view South Africa sunrise & sunset times for the next twelve months. The South Africa sunrise & sunset times shown below are for Cape Town.

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Date Sunrise times Sunset times
Saturday, 1st April 2017 06:59 18:41
Sunday, 2nd April 2017 06:59 18:40
Monday, 3rd April 2017 07:00 18:38
Tuesday, 4th April 2017 07:01 18:37
Wednesday, 5th April 2017 07:02 18:36
Thursday, 6th April 2017 07:02 18:35
Friday, 7th April 2017 07:03 18:33
Saturday, 8th April 2017 07:04 18:32
Sunday, 9th April 2017 07:05 18:31
Monday, 10th April 2017 07:05 18:29
Tuesday, 11th April 2017 07:06 18:28
Wednesday, 12th April 2017 07:07 18:27
Thursday, 13th April 2017 07:08 18:26
Friday, 14th April 2017 07:08 18:24
Saturday, 15th April 2017 07:09 18:23
Sunday, 16th April 2017 07:10 18:22
Monday, 17th April 2017 07:11 18:21
Tuesday, 18th April 2017 07:11 18:19
Wednesday, 19th April 2017 07:12 18:18
Thursday, 20th April 2017 07:13 18:17
Friday, 21st April 2017 07:14 18:16
Saturday, 22nd April 2017 07:14 18:15
Sunday, 23rd April 2017 07:15 18:14
Monday, 24th April 2017 07:16 18:13
Tuesday, 25th April 2017 07:17 18:11
Wednesday, 26th April 2017 07:17 18:10
Thursday, 27th April 2017 07:18 18:09
Friday, 28th April 2017 07:19 18:08
Saturday, 29th April 2017 07:20 18:07
Sunday, 30th April 2017 07:20 18:06
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