April is a good time of year to visit Phuket, despite the fact that it marks the beginning of the rainy season.
You can expect clear sunny days with light rain showers falling mainly in the late afternoon. Daytime temperatures start to increase averaging 29°C (84°F), but can climb to a very hot 33°C (91°F).
Weather conditions in April are still good for sunbathing, swimming, snorkelling, scuba diving and kayaking. It’s also a great time to explore Phuket on foot and by elephant or horseback.
|Ave Temp (°C)||29°C (84°F)|
|Ave High Temp (°C)||33°C (91°F)|
|Ave Low Temp (°C)||24°C (75°F)|
|Sunshine (Hrs daily)||9 hours per day|
|Daylight (Hrs daily)||12||12 hours per day|
|Comfort Level||Very high heat & 80% humidity|
|Days with some Rain||11 days|
|Ave Rainfall (mm)||150mm|
|Sea Temp (°C)||30°C (86°F)|
The best time to visit Phuket is during the dry season from November to April when the skies over Phuket are clear and sunny averaging 28°C (82°F).
Phuket enjoys a tropical monsoon climate with warm temperatures year round spread across three distinct seasons: cool (November to February), hot (March to May) and wet (May to October). The average annual temperature is 27°C (80.6°F).
|› January||› February||› March||› April|
|› May||› June||› July||› August|
|› September||› October||› November||› December|
Note: Meteorological data is sourced from the United States National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and the World Meteorological Organization (WMO), with additional historical climate data sourced from the Thai Meteorological Department.
Latest update: Phuket Weather in April: 8 June, 2020
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