Weather in Greece in April

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Visiting Greece in April

April has average maximum temperatures of 19°C (66°F) which is not that warm but sunbathing may be possible on some clear days. The sunshine percentage is 67.8% making it sunny but overcast at times. The hours of sunshine per day are 8.9hrs making the days long and bright. April has total rainfall of 3.1cm (1.2inches) making it predominantly dry with occasional light showers on very few days. There are just 6.1 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of rain free clear days. It is not a good time for sunbathing in Greece. Sea temperatures are a cold 16°C (60°F). April is too cold for swimming in Greece for any length of time, unless you have a wetsuit.

Consider visiting Greece in the months of June, July, August, September, for the best beach weather.

Also consider one of our other suggestions for April.

Can you sunbathe in Greece in April?

No, April is not a good time for sunbathing in Greece.

April has average maximum temperatures of 19°C (66°F) which is not that warm but sunbathing may be possible on some clear days. The sunshine percentage is 67.8% making it sunny but overcast at times. The hours of sunshine per day are 8.9hrs making the days long and bright. April has total rainfall of 3.1cm (1.2inches) making it predominantly dry with occasional light showers on very few days. There are just 6.1 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of rain free clear days.

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Can you swim in Greece in April?

No, April is too cold for swimming in Greece for any length of time, with the sea water at 16°C (60°F), unless you have a wetsuit.

More about April sea temperatures.

Is April a good time to holiday in Greece?

Yes, April is a good time for a holiday in Greece.

April has average maximum temperatures of 19°C (66°F) which is not that warm but sunbathing may be possible on some clear days. The sunshine percentage is 67.8% making it sunny but overcast at times. The hours of sunshine per day are 8.9hrs making the days long and bright. April has total rainfall of 3.1cm (1.2inches) making it predominantly dry with occasional light showers on very few days. There are just 6.1 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of rain free clear days. It is not a good time for sunbathing in Greece. Sea temperatures are a cold 16°C (60°F). April is too cold for swimming in Greece for any length of time, unless you have a wetsuit.

More about the April temperatures and sunshine.

Is Greece warm in April?

Yes, Greece is not that warm but sunbathing may be possible on some clear days in April.

The average maximum temperature in Greece in April is 19°C (66°F). The average maximum temperature is 16°C (61°) in the previous month and 23°C (74°F) in the next month.

The average temperature in Greece in April is 16°C (60°F). The average temperature is 13°C (55°F) in the previous month and 20°C (67°F) in the next month.

More info about the April temperatures and sunshine.

How sunny is Greece in April?

The average day light hours per day in Greece in April are 13.2. The sunshine percentage is 67.8% making it sunny but overcast at times. The hours of sunshine per day are 8.9hrs making the days long and bright.

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Temperature in Greece in April

The average maximum temperature in Greece in April is 19°C (66°F). The average maximum temperature is 16°C (61°F) in the previous month and 23°C (74°F) in the next month.

The average temperature in Greece in April is 16°C (60°F). The average temperature is 13°C (55°F) in the previous month and 20°C (67°F) in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Greece in April is 13°C (55°F). The minimum temperature is 10°C (50°F) in the previous month and 16°C (61°F) in the next month.

Sunshine in Greece in April

During April the average day light hours are 13.2 per day in Greece. The sunshine percentage is 67.8% making it sunny but overcast at times. The hours of sunshine per day are 8.9hrs making the days long and bright.

The ultraviolet index in Greece in April is typically 7.6 during April. An ultraviolet index reading of 8 to 10 indicates a very high risk of harm from unprotected sun exposure. Unprotected skin risks burning in less than 15 minutes. Take extra precautions because unprotected skin and eyes will be damaged and can burn quickly. Tanning will be safest before 10am and after 4pm but only with a good application of sun screen. For those with sensitive skin stay in the shade and wear protective clothing, a wide-brimmed hat, and UV-blocking sunglasses. Generously apply broad spectrum SPF 30+ sunscreen every 2 hours, even on cloudy days. Watch out for relections from water that may increase ultraviolet exposure.

Sea Temperature in Greece in April

The average sea water temperature in Greece in April is 15.5°C (59.9°F) which is cold for swimming, a full wet suit is required to spend any length of time in the sea.

Rainfall in Greece in April

The average total rainfall in Greece in April is 3.1cm (1.2inches) and on average there are 6.1 rainy days in April making it a quite rainy time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Greece in April

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Greece in April is 12°C (54°F) which is very comfortable. The dew point is 10°C (49°F) in the previous month and 16°C (16°F) in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Greece in April is typically 84.6%. The maximum relative humidity is 84.4% in the previous month and 84% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Greece in April is typically 68.6%. The average relative humidity is 69.5% in the previous month and 66.1% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Greece in April

The average maximum wind speed in Greece in April is typically 25KM/H (16MPH). The average maximum wind speed is 26KM/H (16MPH) in the previous month and 24KM/H (15MPH) in the next month.

The average wind speed in Greece in April is typically 14KM/H (9MPH). The average wind speed is 15KM/H (9MPH) in the previous month and 12KM/H (8MPH) in the next month.

The average wind direction in Greece in April is from the West-Southwest.

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