Weather Averages for Dubrovnik in April
Averages for Dubrovnik in AprilThe 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.
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!