San Sebastian: April Weather Averages
|Sunshine Hours||12 hrs|
|Chance of Sunny Day||11 %|
|Rainfall days||16 days|
|Chance of Rain||50 %|
|Chance of Cloudy Day||52 %|
|Chance of Windy Day||5 %|
Averages for San Sebastian in April
April in San Sebastian begins to be pleasantly warm. Temperatures climb to a high of 16°C (61°F) and with 8 hours of sunshine every day, you’ll be able to hit the beach.
San Sebastian boasts some very fine beaches, such as La Concha and Zurriola. The waters in La Concha Bay are quite calm so ideal for those with young children to swim in. Water sports will begin to be available during March, so if you’re feeling brave and the weather is fair you can try out some jetskiing or waterskiing.
There is still however a chance of rain, so along with the sun cream and beach towels, it may be wise to pack a small umbrella and light jacket.
If you are unable to lie on the beach and soak up the sun because of bad weather, there are still plenty of things to see and do in this vibrant town to make the most of your holiday.
Gastronomy lovers will enjoy the Fiesta del Aguardiente y la Queimada which takes place around the middle of the month. This culinary festival sees the best of local cuisine, such as seafood and traditional Basque delicacies, being dished up around the Plaza Easo.
The Palacio del Mar Aquarium is famed in the area for its range of marine life and innovative displays, such as the water tunnel. Open all year round, this sea life centre is ideal for all the family.
The Monte Igeldo Amusement Park is also ideal for younger thrill seekers and families alike. Attractions range from traditional fairground rides to white knuckle roller coasters! There are also plenty of bars, cafes and restaurants to relax in.