Tokyo Weather April Averages, Japan
What's the Weather like in Tokyo in April
Tokyo, Japan, begins to be more pleasant with the Temperature reaching 17°C as a high, averaging on 14°C across the whole month. The evening can often be a little chilly, dropping down to 10°C so be sure so have something warm.
A wet day is one with at least 0.04 inches of liquid or liquid-equivalent precipitation. In Tokyo, the chance of a wet day over the course of April is gradually decreasing, starting the month at 33% and ending it at 31%.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 48% on June 24, and its lowest chance is 12% on December 28.
The month of April will bring an average of 5 daily sunshine hours - one less hour than May -and is the third sunniest month of the year. The clearest day of the month is April 1, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 51% of the time. If you're chasing summer sun, head to Florida, USA's Sunshine State, where there is rarely less than 10 hours of sunshine a day.
The month of April in Tokyo experiences gradually increasing cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy increasing from 49% to 55%.
Tokyo Hotels in April
Hotel Villa Fontaine Tokyo-Tamachi
Hotel Villa Fontaine Tokyo-Tamachi is situated an 8-minute walk from both JR Tamachi Station and Mita Subway Station. Mita Station offers direct train access to Haneda Airport, a 30-minute ride away, as well as to Narita Airport, which is a 90-minute train ride. Free WiFi is available throughout the property.
Located 2.5 miles from National Theater in Tokyo, APA Hotel Shinjuku-Kabukicho Tower features a restaurant and free WiFi throughout the property. Guests can enjoy the on-site restaurant. Every room at this hotel is air conditioned and is fitted with a flat-screen TV. You will find a kettle in the room. All rooms have a private bathroom fitted with a bathtub. For your comfort, you will find slippers, free toiletries and a hairdryer.
Richmon Hotel Tokyo Suidobashi
Richmond Hotel Tokyo Suidobashi is located just a 2-minute walk to Tokyo Dome and Tokyo Dome City Attractions. JR Suidobashi Station and Suidobashi Subway Station are located within a 10-minute walk. Free WiFi is available in all areas, and there is a designated smoking area on site. Each room here will provide you with a flat-screen TV and air conditioning. Amenities include a fridge, air humidifier/purifier and electric kettle. The private bathroom comes with a bathtub, hairdryer and toothbrushes. You will find a trouser press.
Bars and Restaurants
Sougo is a must try - sit at the long counter beside the open kitchen or in booths and watch the expert chefs prepare delicious and beautifully presented shōjin-ryōri (vegetarian cuisine as served at Buddhist temples). Lunch is a bargain. Reserve at least one day in advance if you want them to prepare a vegan meal. Look for it in the building opposite the APA Hotel.
Tofuya-Yukai, Tokyo's most gracious restaurants is located in a former sake brewery (moved from northern Japan), with an exquisite traditional garden, in the shadow of Tokyo Tower. Seasonal preparations of tofu and accompanying dishes are served in the refined kaiseki style. Make reservations well in advance. Vegetarians should tell the staff when they book.
Nobody in Tokyo does tempura vegetables like Tempura Kondo. The carrots are julienned to a fine floss; the corn is pert, juicy; and the sweet potato is comfort food at its finest. Courses include seafood too, picked up that morning from Tsukiji. Lunch service at noon or 1.30pm; last dinner booking at 8.30pm. Reserve ahead.
Things to do in April in April
Nezu Shrine is at the peak of its spring beauty when the Shrine's thousands of famous azalea bushes bloom pink and white on its spacious hillside garden in April. Nezu Shrine is also popular as a venue for traditional Japanese weddings.
The red Kanda Shrine has played the most important role in Tokyo Shinto. The shrine is ideally situated in downtown Chiyoda-ku, and the Kami (god spirits) ehrined hre include two of the Seven Gods of Fortune, making this the ideal place to make your prayers for wealth and success in business. Many choose to visit this shrine on there trip to Tokyo.
Sensō-ji is an ancient Buddhist temple located in Asakusa, Tokyo, Japan. It is Tokyo's oldest temple, and one of its most significant. Formerly associated with the Tendai sect of Buddhism, it became independent after World War II. Many tourists due to visit the temple, and January is a good time to choose due to being less busy.
The city has dozens of excellent cherry blossom spots that bloom until mid April. Different varieties of sakura trees are planted around the city that peak at different times making the season fairly long.
April events in Tokyo
Motor Sport Japan
4th April 2020 to 5th April 2020
This annual Motor Sport Japan event is free to enter and attracts about 80,000 visitors over the course of the weekend. Itâ€™s not just racing cars that make an appearanceâ€”you can also see trial bikes and Dakar rally trucks in action. There is also an â€œExperience Zoneâ€ where you can be driven round the test track, a kidâ€™s kart zone, and a â€œLegend Zoneâ€ where you can see classic racing cars.
Roppongi Hills Craft Sake Week
17th April 2020 to 29th April 2020
The artisan sake event returns this year with 100 producers participating over the course of 10 days. There will be 10 different producers per day and each day has a new theme, e.g. â€œSparkling Sake Dayâ€, â€œThe Men from Kyushu Dayâ€, and so forth (full event list on the official website). It usually attracts about 80,000 people. Live bands and DJs join the event at the weekends.
Odaiba Spring Oktoberfest
26th April 2020 to 30th April 2020
Spring Oktoberfest in Odaiba over Golden Week. About 20-30 beer and food stalls in total with a covered tent in the center of the area with a stage and live music. This event is usually held in late April - early May, check the website for the latest.