April is an excellent time to visit Cabo San Lucas as the cool, winter dry season transitions into the hot summer season.
You can expect warm to hot weather and around 8.5 hours of sunshine daily with no rain.
How hot is it in Cabo San Lucas in April?
Daytime temperatures in Cabo San Lucas in April usually reach an average high of 29°C (84°F), with moderate heat and humidity, and a low of 19°C (66°F).
However, on the warmest days, which usually occur at the end of the month, the temperature may climb to around 35°C (95°F).
How sunny is it in Cabo San Lucas in April?
There are usually 8.5 hours of sunshine each day in Cabo San Lucas in April – that's around 67% of daylight hours.
Sunrise & sunset in April?
Sunrise is around 6:00am with sunset around 6:40pm.
How warm is the sea around Cabo San Lucas in April?
The average sea temperature in Cabo San Lucas in April is 22°C (71°F), which is barely comfortable for swimming.
Does it rain in Cabo San Lucas in April?
There is usually no rainfall in Cabo San Lucas in April.
How windy is it in Cabo San Lucas in April?
April sees an average hourly wind speed of 15 kilometres per hour (9 mph; 8 knots).
What to do in Cabo San Lucas in April?
Despite the cool sea temperature, April is still excellent for a range of water sports, including snorkelling, scuba diving, sea kayaking and surfing. April is also one of the best months for game fishing, which continues through to October.
It’s also an excellent time to explore the Baja’s southern deserts on foot, horseback, mountain bike, ATV or 4WD.
April is high season in Cabo San Lucas, with higher hotel rates and the need to book hotel and flights early.
Easter – Good Friday, 7th April. (Changes yearly.)
|High Temp: 29°C (84°F)|
|Low Temp: 19°C (66°F)|
|Sunshine: 8.5hrs per day|
|Daylight: 12hrs 40mins per day|
|Wind speed: 15 km/h (9 mph; 8 knots)|
|Wet Days: none|
|Rainfall: 0mm per month|
|Comfort Level: Moderate heat & 42% humidity|
|UV Index: Extreme|
|Sea Temp: 22°C (71°F)|
|Cabo San Lucas, Mexico|
The best time to visit Cabo San Lucas is from November through May, so avoiding the high heat of summer.
Cabo San Lucas experiences a hot and arid tropical desert climate, with a pleasantly warm winter from December to March, and a hot summer from May to October, during which time there is some rainfall from July to September.
Note: Meteorological data for Cabo San Lucas is based on weather statistics gathered for the 30-year period 1991 to 2020, and is sourced from the Servicio Meteorológico Nacional (SMN) – Mexico's national weather organisation – at the closest weather station, Los Cabos International Airport (SJD), which is located 40km (24mi) northeast of Cabo San Lucas. Additional climate data is sourced from the World Meteorological Organization (WMO).
Advice on the best time to visit a particular destination is based on average local weather statistics, when the weather conditions are generally better than at other times of the year. We consider high and low temperatures, risk of rain (and thunderstorms, etc.), amount of sunshine and sea temperature. For general outdoor activities we favour clear, rainless days with a temperature range between 18°C (64°F) and 27°C (80°F); and for hot-weather activities we favour clear, rainless days with a temperature range between 24°C (75°F) and 32°C (89°F). Often, the best times to visit correspond to high season and therefore involve higher prices.
Latest update: Cabo San Lucas Weather in April: 3 October, 2023
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