Weather Averages for Alicante in April
Averages for Alicante in April
By April, spring has well and truly arrived in Alicante.
Known for providing warm and pleasant weather throughout the year, Alicante is a popular holiday destination with tourists year round.
Thanks to the shelter provided by nearby hills and mountains, Alicante's climate sees only 20 days of rain for the year, with around 300 days of sunshine, making it such a favourite with holiday makers wanting to leave behind colder climates.
By spring time, the weather is only getting more favourable as summer is just arond the corner.
Many find the spring the ideal time to visit Alicante, as at this time of the year it is possible to enjoy fantastic warm weather without the often stifling heat that can be experienced in the summer.
As this is technically still out of the main tourism season, many htoels may offer cheaper deals on accommodation too.
The average daily temperature in Alicante is 15°C (59°F), reaching highs of 19°C (66°F) and lows of 10°C (50°F).
The average temperature of the sea in this month is 15°C.
There is an expectation of 34 mm over 5 days of rain in Alicante.
Alicante sees on average 8 hours of sunshine per day during this month.
For a night out on the town, Alicante has a lot to offer visitors and locals alike. There are a vast number of bars, restaurants and tavernas in the area, ensuring a night out in Alicante is never going to be dull!
April events in Alicante
Jueves Santo (Maundy Thursday)
2nd April 2015
This is when the Santo Cristo de la Sangre processions take place, involving 30 different Christian brotherhoods.
6th April 2015
Easter is one of Spain’s most and deep-rooted celebrations and the streets of Alicante come alive with religious celebrations and parades.
The Pilgrimage of the Holy Visage (Santa Faz)
17th April 2015 to 30th April 2015
The Santa Faz (Holy Visage) Monastery in Alicante has, according to tradition, a part of the cloth with which Veronica wiped the blood from Jesus’ face as he carried his cross to Calvery.
Moors and Christians Festival (Moros y Cristianos)
22nd April 2015 to 24th April 2015
Processions and mock battles commemorating the defeat of Moorish forces in the 12th century. The festival of Moors and Christians has become one of the main festivals in Alicante, which begins by dianas waking up the people in the morning.