Weather: April is mostly sunny with relatively low humidity, but may still have some misty weather. The average low and high temperatures are 20 °C (68 °F) and 25 °C (77 °F).
Clothing: Bring a light sweater and T-shirts.
Pollen allergy sufferers, be aware many flowers bloom in April in Hong Kong: tree cotton, pride of Barbados, pink powder puff, camellia, purple magnolia, rose apple, etc. Masks or medicines can be purchased in Hong Kong.
Cool spring weather is ideal for walking along the paths on Victoria Peak. Many tourists would find walking in the humid and sunny weather of summer uncomfortable, and the winter weather is too foggy, grey, and cold on the peak (554 meters or 1,818 feet).
For extended walks, several paths wind down among the country parks that surround the peak. You can take a walking path down towards the city to the Zoological and Botanical Gardens.
Zoological and Botanical Gardens mainly houses a variety of species of primates. It is at the base of Victoria Peak and can be visited while visiting the peak. The gardens are beautiful, and the animals are both beautiful and entertaining. The primates are especially interesting when they are active.
As the temperature rises in April, the beaches in Hong Kong become popular destinations. Repulse Bay is a great free public beach. It is the first choice for visitors for its clean water, beautiful environment, and perfect facilities. Learn more about Hong Kong's Top 10 Beaches.
April is generally a moderate month for tourism. Hotel rates are moderately high, and travel tickets are easier to purchase than around October and November.
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