Fuerteventura Weather April Averages, Canary Islands
What's the weather like in Fuerteventura in April?
April is the heart of spring and truly sees the advent of the high tourist season on the island of Fuerteventura.
Sunshine Hours In Fuerteventura
With 11 hours of daily sunshine on average, there is plenty of time for fun under the sun during this month.
Is Fuerteventura Hot In April?
The average daytime temperature is 19ºC, Throughout the month, temperatures never drop below 15ºC (even at night) and rarely go above 22 ºC, ensuring perfect conditions for plenty of outdoor fun.
Can You Swim In The Sea In Fuerteventura In April?
The seawater temperature is 18ºC - which most people will find warm enough for a dip in the ocean.
Does It Rain In Fuerteventura In April?
Historical weather data indicates that April is one of the most stable and predictable months in Fuerteventura weather-wise. The sky is almost always spotless and rainfall barely reaches a measly 10mm of total precipitation.
Fuerteventura Hotels in April
Barceló Castillo Beach Resort Hotel
Barceló Castillo Beach Resort is a spectacular all-inclusive hotel ideal for families with children. Inside the hotel's grounds you can find the hotel's famous infinity pool, a large gorgeous pool that is a hit with young and old alike. The hotel adhered to the strict quality standards of the Barceló hotels chain.
Hotel Castillo San Jorge and Antigua Hotel
Situated on a central location, Hotel Castillo San Jorge and Antigua is a beautiful hotel built to resemble a traditional Hispanic castle that will delight children. The hotel allows easy access to the beach and also features a child-friendly pool.
Riu Calypso Hotel
One of the best and most distinguished hotels on the whole island, Riu Calypso offers top class amenities, including a spa centre, a spectacular beachfront setting and an elegant, high-end restaurant. The prices may not be the lowest but the Riu Calypso offers great value for money.
Castillo Playa Hotel
Castillo Playa offers family friendly, fully furnished apartments that are ideal for self-catering holidays. The communal areas include numerous spacious pools and a mini water park with numerous games for children to play with.
Gran Hotel Atlantis Bahia Real Hotel
Gran Hotel Atlantis Bahia Real is one of the islands most celebrated and award-winning hotels. While not the most budget choice, Atlantis Bahia Real is a 5-star palace that does offer competitive prices compared to similar hotels in the island, especially for the hotels large family rooms.
Fuerteventura Beaches in April
Coast of Corralejo
The coast of Corralejo is one of the busiest beaches in Fuerteventura and for a good reason. The scenery is stunning and the views are breathtaking. The beach has fine white sand and is pristine clean. It used to be a starting point for local fishermen, and tourists can still catch a glimpse of a traditional fishing boat passing by, especially if you hit the beach early.
Corralejo Viejo is a small beach catering to those seeking a quieter beach experience in Corralejo. Just 195 metres long and 25 metres wide, Corralejo Viejo is a popular spot for naturists. This beach has gentle surf but is not suitable for children as it doesn't have a lifeguard or rescue facilities.
Bars and Restaurants in Fuerteventura in April
Temple Bar & Restaurant in Corralejo is a casual eatery that serves international dishes and is famous for its warm hospitality. The food is unpretentiously delicious and the restaurant is more than welcoming to children. Prices are decent and the portions are generous.
The La Taberna restaurant serves fine local cuisine dishes with an authentic Hispanic touch. The staff are exceptionally friendly and the food gives visitors a clear taste of the island's culinary traditions without unnecessary fancy frills. This is good, hearty Spanish food at its best.
Rock Island Live Music Bar (RiB) is the longest running live music venue in Corralejo. The RiB always plays unplugged style music with no backing tracks and fillers. The bar plays mostly chill-out rock and as well as superb live music, the RiB also stands out for its great beers, excellent wines and delicious cocktails.
Things to do in Fuerteventura in April
La Lajita Oasis Park is a zoo and a theme park rolled in one; perfect for children. Spanning across more than 800.000 m2, Oasis Park features more than 6,800 species of different plants and hundreds of animals from all over the world. Visitors explore the park by walking through a perfectly landscaped orchard, from which they can spot exotic reptiles, birds of paradise, racoons, lemurs, kangaroos, mongoose, kangaroos, bears and more.
Faro de Jandia
Located at the bottom end of the island, "Faro de Jandia" is a scenic lighthouse that attracts tourists and locals alike with its rustic, simple beauty. This lighthouse used to be extremely important for sailors of old and now locals pay tribute to it for the countless lives it has saved by keeping it in its original form for everyone to enjoy.
Cycling could be a great way for outdoor enthusiasts to see the island. With around 30 cycle tours all around Fuerteventura, there are plenty of options for novices and experienced cyclists alike with OutdoorActive. They have bicycle, mountain bike, and road bike routes, with enough to please everyone.
April events in Fuerteventura
Holy Week (Semana Santa)
5th April 2020 to 12th April 2020
Holy Week usually takes place around mid-March or towards the end of the month. As the population of the Canary Islands are mainly Roman Catholic, Fuerteventura celebrates with religious processions leading up to Good Friday and Easter Sunday.
Fiesta de Nuestra SeÃ±ora de la Inmaculada ConcepciÃ³n
5th April 2020
On the 5th of April Pajara's La Lajita honours Our Lady of Immaculate Conception, which is the belief that the Blessed Virgin Mary was kept free of original sin when concieved in her mother's womb. The festivity also goes by the name of Fiesta de la Juventud.
5th April 2020 to 12th April 2020
On Holy Thursday the tradition of all the Canary Islands is to celebrate the Eucharist of the Last Supper. Traditional masses are held at most churches in Fuerteventura, including one of the most significant; Nuestra SeÃ±ora del Rosario.
12th April 2020
Many Canarians attend mass on Easter Sunday to celebrate the resurrection of Jesus Christ. Easter is a moveable feast, meaning the date often changes every year. Make sure to check the date before you arrive in Fuerteventura as it is highly recommended to visit one of the traditional churches in the island to get a feel of an authentic Canarian Easter.
Agricultural Show Faeaga
18th April 2020 to 21st April 2020
From 18th to 21st of April, the island hosts the Agricultural Show Faeaga at the Pozo Negro Showground. The Feaga attracts producers from all across the Canaries and is accompanied by a fair and lots of celebrations. The activities at the show include horse races, animal beauty contests, funfair games and more.