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Weather Averages for Havana in April
Averages for Havana in AprilApril in Havana is one of the hottest days of the year and is perfect for those who wish to enjoy the sun and the beaches while soaking up the rays.
Moreover, the chances of rain are the lowest in April. There are also no hurricanes during these two months. It is the perfect weather for sunbathing and swimming. All you need to carry are shorts, t-shirts and beachwear.
There can be rain over April in Havana, though. An average of 58 mm over 4 days can be expected.
April and May happen to be the best months to travel to Havana as the the days are long, hot and sunny. The temperatures are mostly above 30°C but there are a fair amount of tradewinds in April that help to cool things down.
The average daytime temperatures generally reach highs of 31°C (85°F) where as the minimum temperatures tend to hover around 19°C (67°F).
On average, 9 hours of sunshine can be experienced in April in Havana.
If you are visiting Havana at this time, though, be sure to carry with you a decent sun cream, as the sun’s rays can be strong and thus harmful.
Also take a good mosquito repellent with you and do not rely on finding a good one whilst you are out there, as they products can be unreliable and sub par.
Should you wish to go for a swim, or participate in any water sports, the average sea temperature will be 26oC (or 79oF).
For festivals in Havana in April, be sure to check out La Huella de Espana in late April, which is the festival of Spanish dance and will take place at venues across the city. Festivals such as these are important to the Cuban culture to keep it rife in the minds of all those who live there.
Occurring for the entirety of April, is the biennial festival Havana Biennial. If you are so lucky as to be present in Havana on one of the years when this festival is held, it is an important event to attend. Contemporary international artists arrive in Havana to display their art work in galleries across the city.
Another festival is International Choir Festival (Internacional de Coros) which some of the best choirs from all over the world attend. As well as concerts for tourists to enjoy, there will also be a number of workshops held which they can get involved in.