April Weather Averages for Bodrum

Bodrum: April

April brings 10 hours of sunshine each day to Bodrum, Turkey. The good news for this month is that the Easter holidays are a great time to visit Turkey as there is little rain during this month. There's generally 30 mm of rainfall with a 28% chance of rain, however, this may occur as a light shower or slight drizzle. The temperatures during the day in Bodrum range between 13°C and 21 °C.

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  • Temperature Temperature 17°C 63°F
  • High Temperature Holiday Weather 21°C 70°F
  • Low Temperature Holiday Weather 13°C 55°F
  • Sunshine Hours Sunshine Hours 7 hrs
  • Rainfall Rainfall 30 mm
  • Rainfall days Rainfall days 6 days
  • Sea Temperature Sea Temperature 17°C 63°F

Bodrum: April

April brings 10 hours of sunshine each day to Bodrum, Turkey. The good news for this month is that the Easter holidays are a great time to visit Turkey as there is little rain during this month. There's generally 30 mm of rainfall with a 28% chance of rain, however, this may occur as a light shower or slight drizzle. The temperatures during the day in Bodrum range between 13°C and 21 °C.

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The daily average temperature for Bodrum during April is around 17 °C which is the ideal temperature for many tourists as it's warm but not too hot to be uncomfortable. Despite the humidity being similar to March at 59%, it tends to feel more humid in April due to the higher temperatures and less wind. The highest ever recorded temperature in April for Bodrum is 31 °C with the lowest being 3°C, though temperatures are normally around the high teens. The average sea temperature in April is somewhere around 17°C which is fairly cold and most may not want to spend too much time in the ocean. Take a look at the weather forecast to help plan you time in Bodrum. 

Where to stay

Bodrum has a range of welcoming accommodation options for those visiting the area. Families staying in Bodrum may appreciate the Azka Hotel. This luxurious and friendly hotel has everything you could ever need during your stay with its own private sandy beach stretching 200 metres long. You can also visit one of its two swimming pools, two children's pools or indoor swimming pool, sunbathe on a sunbed, use a parasol or borrow a beach towel completely free of charge. Family rooms include bedrooms and a living quarters with air conditioning, balcony, satellite TV, fridge and hair dryer. Suit rooms have a stunning sea view. Those staying at the Azka Hotel can enjoy free tennis, basketball, squash and fitness centre free of charge. For young children, there is a playground close to the hotel.

Another great hotel is the Antique Theatre Hotel. Despite being smaller in size than some, this hotel restaurant has been prised by the New York Times and is a member of La Chaine des Rotisseurs. This elegant hotel offers 18 double rooms with en-suite, air conditioning, direct telephone and a large outdoor swimming pool.

Things to do

If you're looking for things to do in Bodrum then start with a visit to a cultural or historical site. If you're interested in archaeology then a trip to the only underwater archaeology museum in Turkey is a must. Situated in Bodrum castle, this is a creative and intriguing experience for all. Here, you can take a trip back in time to view ancient remnants from the medieval age of knights, view the interesting exhibitions and relics brought up from beneath the depths of the waves and take a pictorial reference of what this incredible museum has to offer.

For those who wish for a more relaxing adventure and want to take their time viewing what Bodrum has to offer then take a stroll around the local villages just outside Bodrum. Here, you'll find traditional hand woven Turkish carpets, Turkish delight and handmade jewellery. Alternatively, visit the centre of Bodrum to discover narrow streets filled with souvenir shops. These wonderful craft stores offer great pleasure to many tourists and it's hard to resist the urge to pick up something either for yourself or loved ones. You might want to consider purchasing copperwares, textiles and leather goods, pipes, sandals or other decorative accessories.

Turkish famous carpets

Famous Turkish carpets for sale, Bodrum.

Restaurants and nightlife

If you're searching for something to eat then try Uncle Fester's Restaurant and Bar in the Gumbet area of Bodrum. A family friendly restaurant, you'll find delicious food from burgers to pizza to traditional Turkish food. Set under beautiful trees, enjoy an evening meal or a relaxing breakfast. The bar is open until the early hours of the morning so you can enjoy a meal or sink a few cocktails.

Dates to note

Those visiting Bodrum during April will enjoy the Traditional Mesir Festival. This popular festival is held in the nearby city of Manisa and celebrates a special gum that has been blended with 41 different spices. Known locally as 'power gum', this substance is thought to cure many ailments from the common cold to aching joints. Legend suggests that the mother of Suleiman the Magnificent had fallen ill in the city of Manisa but was cured by a blend of 41 varying spices. This gum has since been celebrated by many, though its actual effects are not well known. This pleasant festival welcomes crowds of spectators from locals to tourists who enjoy arts and crafts, sports, folk dances and local food and drink. 

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