Weather Averages for Nice in April
Averages for Nice in April
By April, spring in Nice is well underway.
The temperatures soar, there is plenty of sunshine and a low expectation of rain.
Bring a warmer jacket for the evenings, though, when the temperatures tend to drop.
It still isn't quite beach season at this time of year, though, with the sea temperatures remaining a little nippier than they are during the summer.
The average temperature in Nice during this month is 12.9°C (55°F), which can reach highs of 17°C (63°F), and drop to an average minimum temperature of 10°C (50°F).
Nice sees on average 7 hours of sunshine per day during this month.
The average temperature of the sea is 14°C (57°F).
Nice sees an average rainfall of 63.5 mm during this month.
Sping in Nice is a fantastic time to visit the city for experiencing the culture and beauty of the city without the tourist crowds.
The warm but not too hot weather means that walking around the area is more enjoyable and there are fewer people in the area, meaning that there are less likely to be crowds of tourists at all the major attractions.
For those who have the stamina, April is the month during which the Nice Half Marathon takes place along the Promenade des Anglais. If you don't fancy the four mile run, why not go along to watch instead.
Sports fans may also appreciate the Nice Open Tennis Tournament in April, for which tennis stars gather to compete.
For a chance to get a free insight into Nice's culture that is rarely afforded, the Printemps des Musées is an annual event for which the museums waive the entrance fee for the day, and allow visitors a chance to explore their halls without paying for the pleasure.
April is also the month in which the children of Nice are treated to an egg hunt, to celebrate Easter.