Weather Averages for Brittany in April
Averages for Brittany in April
April in Brittany, France brings warmer temperatures, although it is only slightly higher than the averages for the first three months of the year. Temperatures start to reach 7C during the early and late hours of the day, while the median average temperature is 11C.
Two events are held in April: Nantes Carnival and Nat’Ouest. The carnival is one of the highest attended events in Brittany, attracting around 350,000 people each year. The streets of Nantes are filled with music, floats, parades (featuring giant puppets), and food. A week before this festival is Nat’Ouest, which sees swimmers gather from around northern France to compete at Foch Swimming Pool in Brest. Swimmers from around the world can watch a national tournament to see their upcoming competition.
Swimming in the sea is at this time of year is going to be pretty chilly, unless you wear a wetsuit, however you can enjoy Concarneau for boat cruises and fishing. Concarneau is a traditional fishing port, which offers tourist cruises from the Breton area of Brittany. Rainfall occurs about 14 days out of the month; but this does not have to detract from a pleasant cruise or enjoyable walk along the beach.
Two affordable hotels in Concarneau include Hotel de France et d’Europe and Ibis Budget. Brittany, France offers inns, bed and breakfasts, and hotels to visitors. Those who enjoy more privacy can stay at the Studio en Duplex Proche Mer a Concarneau.