Gold Coast, Queensland Main Beach, Gold Coast – Image courtesy Bruce Miller/CSIRO

Gold Coast weather in April

April is an excellent time to visit the Gold Coast.

You can expect clear, sunny skies and lower humidity on most days with occasional rain showers and cooler temperatures in the evening. It’s best to carry an umbrella or rain jacket and a light jumper or jacket for the evenings or visits to the rainforest.

April is perfect for visiting the hinterland rainforests and theme parks.

Public holidays including Easter and Anzac Day (25 April) can bring an increase in visitors.

Gold Coast – April Weather Averages

Ave Temp (°C) Temperature icon  22°C (71°F)
Ave High Temp (°C) Temperature icon  26°C (79°F)
Ave Low Temp (°C) temperature icon  17°C (63°F)
Sunshine (Hrs daily) sun icon  7 hours per day
Daylight (Hrs daily) 11  11 hours per day
Comfort Level Low heat & humidity icon  Low heat & 70% humidity
UV Index 7  High
Days with some Rain umbrella icon  11 days
Ave Rainfall (mm) rain cloud  139mm
Sea Temp (°C) swimming icon  25°C (77°F)
Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia

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Best time to visit the Gold Coast

The best time to visit the Gold Coast is anytime. Summer (December to February) is generally the most popular time, even though humidity is relatively high and you can expect the occasional storm.

Gold Coast Weather Overview

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 Bureau of Meteorology in Australia.

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Latest update: Gold Coast Weather in April: 14 December, 2018

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