Hanoi Weather in April


Season: Hot Season or Spring

Hanoi weather in April gets warmer and warmer with rising temperatures. In the daytime, the average temperature can arrive at 28℃(82℉) while at night reduce to about 21℃( 70℉). Hours of sunlight also prolong, bringing more sunshine each day. Hanoi’s humidity in April keeps similar to that of March, about 79%. Nevertheless, rainfall increases obviously and more rainy days occurring in this month hints the rainy season is approaching. In general, April is a good month to visit Hanoi before severe heat attacks the city. Besides exploring the attractions in the city, some events like Thay Pagoda Festival celebrated in Quoc Oai District this month are also worth your attention.  


Averages for Hanoi Weather in April

Temperature: 25°C / 77°F
High Temperature: 28°C / 82°F
Low Temperature: 21°C / 70°F
Humidity: 79%
Rainfall: 90 mm
Rainy Days: 15 days
Sunrise: 05:27 ~ 05:50
Sunset: 18:11 ~ 18:21

What to Wear in Hanoi in April

In April of Hanoi, it's time to abandon thick clothing. Generally, light clothes including short sleeve T-shirts, shorts, skirts, and dresses are recommended. Sunglasses and hats are also needed to protect you from the strong sunlight. Sometimes a thin coat may be needed in the mornings and evenings. As rainfall increases in this month, it is possible to suffer some sudden rains, so remember to bring a raincoat or an umbrella.  
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Top Things to Do in Hanoi in April

Recommendation Rate of Travel:

April’s fine weather and pleasant climate make it perfect for outdoor enthusiasts to explore some open-air sights like Hoan Kiem Lake and West Lake. When entering April, the crowds of visitors are not so large and travelers can better take in the tranquil beauty of these lakes. Apart from the city’s natural views, there are also some interesting festivals taking place in April. For example, the Thay Pagoda Festival is held in Quoc Oai District, about 1 hour’s drive from Hanoi downtown and visitors can enjoy its grand celebration and brilliant water puppet performance. Attending Le Mat Festival is also one of the top things to do in April because of its exotic ceremony and snake dance show. The last day of April is Vietnam's Reunification Day, commemorating the end of the Vietnam War. The streets are overwhelmed by red national flags and massive celebrations. If you happen to visit Hanoi during the period, don’t miss it and drop by the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum to learn about the important history. 


1. Please know that cameras are not allowed in Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum. 
2. Take care of your belongings in all kinds of celebrations and ceremonies when the crowds are big.
- Last updated on Mar. 02, 2023 by Kate Liu -