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Melbourne Weather in April, Australia

Melbourne Averages April


  • What is Average Temperature?
    The average high temperature and the average low temperature for that month, on a daily basis, divided by 2 equals the average temperature for that month


  • What is Average High Low Temperature?
    The sum of high temperatures/low temperatures divided by the number of days in that month, recorded daily

    High Temperature

  • What is Average High Low Temperature?
    The sum of high temperatures/low temperatures divided by the number of days in that month, recorded daily

    Low Temperature

  • What is Average Day Temperature?
    The average temperature recorded between sunrise and sunset

    Day Temperature

  • What is Average Night Temperature?
    The average temperature recorded between sunset and sunrise

    Night Temperature

  • What is Average Sea Temperature?
    Average daily sea temperatures and divided by the number of days in the month. Sea Temperatures are taken from buoys, ships and even satellites can calculate sea temperature based on energy that is radiated from the sea's surface

    Sea Temperature

  • What are Average Daily Sunshine Hours?
    Total sunshine hours for the month, divided by the number of days in the month. Sunshine hours are taken with a sunshine recorder, either a Campbell-Stokes recorder or an Eppley Pyreheliometer

    Sunshine Hours

    7 hours
  • What is Average Rainfall?
    The amount of mm in rain for that month divided by the number of days, and the number of days that it rains during that month on average, over a given period of years

    Rainfall Days

    11 days
  • What is Average Rainfall?
    The amount of mm in rain for that month divided by the number of days, and the number of days that it rains during that month on average, over a given period of years


    53 mm

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Melbourne Daily Averages April


April 2024
1 Avg 17º 63º
2 Avg 15º 59º
3 Avg 15º 59º
4 Avg 16º 61º
5 Avg 16º 61º
6 Avg 16º 61º
7 Avg 16º 61º
8 Avg 17º 63º
9 Avg 16º 61º
10 Avg 16º 61º
11 Avg 15º 59º
12 Avg 16º 61º
13 Avg 16º 61º
14 Avg 15º 59º
15 Avg 14º 57º
16 Avg 15º 59º
17 Avg 15º 59º
18 Avg 15º 59º
19 Avg 15º 59º
20 Avg 15º 59º
21 Avg 15º 59º
22 Avg 14º 57º
23 Avg 14º 57º
24 Avg 13º 55º
25 Avg 14º 57º
26 Avg 13º 55º
27 Avg 13º 55º
28 Avg 12º 54º
29 Avg 12º 54º
30 Avg 13º 55º
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What's The Weather Like in Melbourne in April?

April is a great time to visit Melbourne as the trees are changing colour and the air is crisp and clean. Although the weather can be varied, there's 

How Hot Is Melbourne In April?

The average daily temperature is a cool 17°C. A light jacket or a sweater is needed first thing in the morning when overnight lows will fall to 12°C. Despite the cool start to the day, temperatures will warm up nicely with highs climbing to 21°C by the afternoon. 

Can You Swim In The Sea In April?

In April the average sea surface temperature is 17°C. Water like this can be enjoyed, but only for a small amount of time.

April Sunshine Hours In April

If the sun is out, however, you can still enjoy the local beaches and the 7 hours of sunshine that the region averages during the month.

Does It Rain In Melbourne in April?

Almost half the month sees measurable rainfall. On average, there are 12 days with precipitation throughout the month. Typically, the region will experience 53mm of rain. 

Hotels for Melbourne in April

The Westin Melbourne

For those who have points to spend, one of the best places to do so is at The Westin Melbourne. Located in the heart of the city, the hotel features a total of 262 guest rooms along with 2 suites and wireless Internet throughout. Be sure to take time to admire the hotel's art collection as well as enjoy the 25-meter pool, gym and massage room. The restaurant comprises two restaurants and a bar.

Grand Hyatt Melbourne

One of the best choices for luxury accommodation in the city is the five-star Grand Hyatt Melbourne. Guests arrive to a welcoming atmosphere and a wide range of amenities which they're encouraged to make the most of. The hotel features a total of 548 guest rooms along with 25 suites of various sizes. Guests may also dine at one of three on-site restaurants and enjoy a drink at the bar.

Sebel Melbourne Flinders Lane Apartments

Located in the middle of the city's upscale fashion district are the chic Sebel Melbourne Flinders Lane Apartments. Ideal for an April getaway, this commodious and comfortable offers guests a range of self-contained apartments which come with their own bedrooms, kitchens and bathrooms. Make use of the tranquil garden setting for real relaxation, made all the more better for its proximity to the nearby attractions, restaurants and shops. 

Restaurants and Bars for Melbourne in April

The Grain Store

Get your day off to a good start at The Grain Store, one of the best brunch spots in the city. Celebrated for its wholesome menu which uses the freshest ingredients and tastefully rustic furnishings, this is a great place to plan your itinerary over a filling breakfast dish and a cup of coffee. Alternatively, you can pop in for a hearty lunch or a light dinner. 

Auction Rooms

Another Melbourne cafe/bistro that visitors can't go wrong with is the Auction Rooms. Popular for its homebrew coffee and tempting array of appetising breakfast dishes, this establishment is earning a name with the brunch aficionados of the city, and there's also a lunchtime and all-day menu which make it suitable for all occasions. 

Rococo Acland Street

The beach suburb of St. Kilda is home to some of the city's best dining spots, and Rococo Acland Street is one such example. Open throughout the day, this hugely popular restaurant does a roaring trade in serving up delicious, succulent Italian cuisine to the masses of Melbourne. The restaurant places a big emphasis on its sociable atmosphere, making it the ideal place to come as part of a group and share amongst friends. 

The Lincoln

A home away from home, The Lincoln in Carlton is the pace to visit if you're looking for somewhere which exudes a cosy pub atmosphere by the bucketload. A relic to the country's colonial past, this classy joint has been serving the city's residents since 1854 and has all the tenets of a great bar and bistro - craft beers, fine wines, a delicious menu, friendly service and a convivial atmosphere. 

Things to Do in Melbourne in April

Melbourne Central

With autumn weather settling in during April, there's a greater chance of the odd rainy day at this time of year and Melbourne Central makes a great place to escape from the compromising weather. Gathering more than 300 retailers across five levels, this really is a mecca for shoppers and there's a big focus on home brands and Australian designers. The centre is home to the Coops Shot Tower, a bullet-making facility originally built in the 1880s which is now encased by a magnificent glass dome. 

State Library of Victoria

Head to the State Library of Victoria, a landmark which qualifies as some of the city's finest architecture. Famous for its domed ceiling, the La Trobe Reading Room is one of the highlights of this formidable building and can't be missed; there are also two permanent exhibitions can be visited throughout the year. Take part in a free guided tour to gain a deeper understanding of this amazing cultural cornerstone of Melbourne. 

Sovereign Hill

Take the trip outside the limits of the city to Sovereign Hill, illustrating life in Victoria during the famous gold rush of the 1850s. Named 'Australia's Best Tourist Attraction' no fewer than four times, this is a comprehensive open-air museum is a unique attraction for the whole family. Explore the underground mine and pan real gold, wander the recreated street and chat with costumed actors who really bring the history of the goldfields into focus. 

Yarra Valley Wine Tasting Tours

Venture into the surrounding hinterlands with Yarra Valley Wine Tasting Tours to explore the vineyards and wineries the Victoria region is famous for. Departing daily from the centre of Melbourne, your knowledgeable tour guides will whisk you through some of the area's top vineyards, set among the rolling hills and pastoral landscapes of the Yarra Valley.