We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Weather in April

Rio de Janeiro, RJ
Level Contributor
48 posts
39 reviews
Save Topic
Weather in April

I intend to be in manhattan in the very beginning of April, 2012. Does it usualyy rain like every day?

Melbourne, Australia
Level Contributor
1,409 posts
4 reviews
Save Reply
1. Re: Weather in April

1st of April last year we had light snow flurrys and quite cold weather for the next 2 weeks , yes there was some rain be nothing to stop us getting out and about exploring the city. Just enough to cancel the Yankees's game .....GGGRRR.

If you are coming from a warmer climate you may feel the cold more , but buildings etc are ussually well heated so , layer up so you can remove coats or jumpers inside.

New York, NY
Level Contributor
612 posts
23 reviews
Save Reply
2. Re: Weather in April

Weather is unpredictable, but it is highly unlikely that it will rain every day. NYC does not have rainy and dry seasons - it can rain at any time of the year. On average, it rains once every 3 days in April, but this is not a guarantee of anything -- you could have a week of sun or (much less likely) a week of rain.

Pittsburgh
Level Contributor
784 posts
Save Reply
3. Re: Weather in April

The Wikipedia entry for New York City contains a table showing that the average number of days in April with precipitation is 11.5. So, on average, fewer than half of April days in New York City will have precipitation.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/New_York_City

NYC / Fire Island...
Level Contributor
7,496 posts
5 reviews
Save Reply
4. Re: Weather in April

"April showers bring May flowers." - Al Jolson

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2b6EhLh8zcs

Enjoy

CH

Edited: 13 February 2012, 01:50
Dallas, Texas...
Destination Expert
for New York City
Level Contributor
23,036 posts
25 reviews
Save Reply
5. Re: Weather in April

April being more rainy than other months is a myth. For temperature it can be chilly or somewhat mild.

Glasgow, United...
2 posts
1 review
Save Reply
6. Re: Weather in April

April is when we tend to visit (so excited about coming back this year!) and have experienced a huge variety of weather. Everything from snow the year we got married (thankfully the day before) to warm, short wearing sunny weather perfect for sitting in the park when we visited in 2010. Think this was quite unusual though! Always makes packing the suitcase that bit trickier! Majority of trips we have had a real mix with some lovely days some rain and some chilly days. Regardless you will have a great time :)

7. Re: Weather in April

-:- Message from TripAdvisor staff -:-

This topic has been closed to new posts due to inactivity. We hope you'll join the conversation by posting to an open topic or starting a new one.

To review the TripAdvisor Forums Posting Guidelines, please follow this link: http://www.tripadvisor.com/pages/forums_posting_guidelines.html

We remove posts that do not follow our posting guidelines, and we reserve the right to remove any post for any reason.

Removed on: 07 June 2013, 20:37