Weather Averages for Barcelona in April
Averages for Barcelona in April
April is the beginning of summer in Barcelona, so you can expect the weather to get warmer still as the temperatures jump up a notch.
The average daytime temperatures are around 17°C (about 62°F) where as the average minimum temperatures tend to drop down to 8°C (47°F).
Barcelona starts to get busy from this month onward due to its sunny weather. An average of 10 hours of sunshine can be expected in April.
This month is the best for sunbathing and swimming. There are loads of water sport activities in Barcelona during this time of the year due to the perfect water temperatures. On average, the sea temperature in Barcelona is a warm 14°C.
Make sure you carry with you a decent protective sun cream, to avoid getting burnt by the sun's rays, which can be strong. If you want to spend your days lying out on the beach, be sure to keep yourself hydrated by drinking plenty of water.
You can expect some rain in April; the average expected rain fall is 28 mm over 10 days. However, even when it does rain it shouldn't last for more than a day.
Skies usually clear up quickly after any rainfall, so you can once again go back to enjoying the warmth and sunshine.
With no fog expected at all for this month, the weather should remain mainly sunny and warm.
Barcelona also boasts a fantastic night life, so you can take advantage of a number of bars, clubs and restaurants, should you wish, and then spend the next day relaxing in the sun.
In this month you can also enjoy the celebrations of Feast of Sant Jordi. For this feast men have to buy roses for women and, in return, the women give them a book. During this period loads of book stalls and flower kiosks are setup around the town.
The gifts are not strictly exchanged between lovers, they are exchanged between friends and workmates as well.