It continues to warm up, and the monsoon season begins. The average low and high temperatures in April are respectively 19 °C (66 °F) and 25 °C (77 °F). Most people will find the weather uncomfortably damp with 201 mm of total rainfall and high humidity at 84%.
It is the most humid time of year. However, it is warm enough to enjoy the local parks on sunny days.
Clothing: A long-sleeve shirt is good for the day, and you might need a sweater or light water-resistant jacket for early morning and evening. Bring an umbrella.
Guangzhou Average Daily Temperatures Based on Historical Data
Things to Do and Events in April
Attend the Canton Fair
The China Import and Export Fair (Canton Fair for short) happens twice a year, and the spring fair falls in April. It is the largest trade fair in China with the widest range of goods and the highest business turnover.
Stroll in Yuexiu Park
Yuexiu Park is a popular site for local people. In spring, visitors go there for short hikes and to admire the flowers. If you want to get closer to the local people, visit the park in the morning or at night and join in with the locals as they do their exercises.
Don't forget to see the statue of five goats, which is the symbol of the city.
Experience the European Aesthetics in Shamian Island
Shamian Island used to be the concession of Britain and France, and the island still preserves architectural structures from that time. In spring, the blooming flowers decorate the island so that it becomes a fantastic floral world.
On the island, you may walk around, find a characteristic bar or restaurant to relax in, or pray in a historical church or cathedral.
Visit Chen Clan Ancestral Hall
Chen Clan Ancestral Hall is one of the top favorite sites for foreign tourists in Guangzhou. The museum compound features Qing Dynasty era buildings that were built in the late 1800s. Enjoy the gardens, the architecture, and the decor of the many buildings. You can watch craftsmen create artwork on the grounds.
April is a Shoulder Travel Season
Guangzhou experiences a middle level of travel in April except during the Canton Fair days from the 12th to the end of the month. Flights and target hotel rooms are more difficult to get during those days.
Guangzhou Tours in April
We arrange Guangzhou tours for families, groups, and individuals and give you advice on the local festivals and other things that we would recommend for you.
Check out the sample tour below for more ideas or contact us to create your own experience.