Krakow weather

Our guide to the weather in Krakow destination during April


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We've looked at the most up-to-date weather data for Krakow, covering the last 12 years up to 2022, plus we've asked our team of travel bloggers for their first-hand experiences in order to answer the most frequently asked questions about Krakow weather in April.

What's the temperature like in Krakow during April?

The temperature reaches around 15℃ during the daytime in April, falling away to 5℃ at night. The UV index will be moderate at this time of year, so not something to worry about for the average person. However, if you're going to be outside for long periods it's worth wearing a broad spectrum SPF 30+ sunscreen and UV-blocking sunglasses. Remember that bright surfaces, such as water and sand increase UV exposure.

Does it snow in Krakow during April?

Possibly. There's a chance of snow during April but not as much as you might think. Check the local forecast before you leave home so that you can pack appropriate footwear and clothing.

Does it rain in Krakow during April?

April is typically the driest month in Krakow. On average, there will be 12 rainy days during the month, amounting to 21.8mm in total. That's much drier than we see in England during August, and therefore not something to be concerned about. There's a small chance that you'll catch a thunderstorm during your trip.

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Krakow Blog posts

From the UK's most popular travel bloggers


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