Weather Averages for Dubrovnik in April
Averages for Dubrovnik in April
The month of April sees temperatures begin to reach a rather more balmy, pleasant level than in the preceding months of the year.
Temperatures during the day can reach a high of 16°C (61°F) and only dip as low as around 7°C (44°F).
Average daily rainfall also drops slightly to 104mm over 10 days, meaning the chances of encountering dry and pleasant weather on your trip are more likely. Average sunshine hours also increases to 6 hours daily.
However, the average sea temperature remains fairly chilly at 15°C (59°F), so there will be no need to bring along your swimming costume!
Overall, lighter clothes can be worn during April but you would still be advised to make sure you wrap up, especially during the evenings or on daytrips to local parks.
Day trips to beautiful Krka National Park.
Due to the improved weather, you can partake in a range of outdoor activities, from hiking, to rock climbing, cycling and abseiling. The beautiful countryside outside of Dubrovnik has it all.
April is a perfect time to visit Dubrovnik and take in the culture of the Gastronomy (Gastronomija) festival. This event celebrates everything to do with food, drink, hunting, fishing, wine, so there is definitely something in there for everybody!
April also sees Dubrovnik turn into Croatio's answer to Cannes with the arrival of the Libertas film festival. Workshops and screenings take place all over the city, showing everything from huge international movies to short films. The festival is also attended by many big names in European film. One not to miss!
Gastronomija Festival, April in Dubrovnik.
April events in Dubrovnik
La Femme / Ladies only Festival
10th April 2015 to 13th April 2015
The best event to spend quality time with friends and girlfriends, La Femme, the Ladies only Festival is an exciting one for dance, personal development, night time spas and to enjoy the beauty of Dubrovnik.
Gastronomy Festival (Gastronomija)
17th April 2015 to 21st April 2015
A number of festivals rolled into a five-day event is the Gastronomy Festival, also called as Gastronomija. The festival starts from April 17th and ends on 21st. Events like fishing, hunting, garden displays, food and drink and many more activities attracts the visitors.
24th April 2015 to 26th April 2015
Dubrovnik FestiWine is held from 24th to 26th April where Winemakers participate displaying their finest wines. The festival takes place in the Klarisa Building Complex. Visitors are served the finest wines and special local cuisine.
EASTER CONCERT - Dubrovnik Symphony Orchestra
22nd April 2015
Dubrovnik Symphony Orchestra presents the Easter Concert on April 22nd at Dominican Monastery in the evening.
25th April 2015 to 27th April 2015
Aklapela Festival is a performance of Croatian traditional klapa songs performed by the vocal groups. The best klapas perform without instruments. Entrance is free.