What's the weather like in Halkidiki in April
April in Halkidiki, Greece starts to see the effects of spring, making April a great time to visit. The average temperature, average highs & lows, average sea temperature and average sunshine hours all see an increase from March.
The average temperature throughout April is 15°C (58°F). Average highs rise to 18°C (64°F) which are mostly experienced at the beginning of the month with the end of the month seeing daily highs get up to 21°C (70°F). Average lows go down to 11°C (52°F) which are mostly seen at the end of the month with the beginning of the month experiences daily lows only getting up to 7°C (45°F). April as a whole sees rising daily highs with only one day in ten going over 26°C (78°F) or going under 12°C (54°F). Daily lows only go under 3°C (38°F) or go above 13°C (56°F) every one in ten days.
The beginning of April sees a 37% chance of precipitation. This percentage slightly rises as the month goes on with the end of April seeing a 38% chance of precipitation. The most common form of rainfall for April is moderate rain which is most likely to occur at the beginning of the month. Light rain and thunderstorms are less common with light rain most likely to fall at the beginning of the month and thunderstorms at the end of the month.
The average humidity seen in April is 67%, which ranges from 44%, comfortable to 89%, very humid. The humidity rarely goes under 28%, dry, but can get as high as 100%, very humid. The end of the month is the most likely to be the least humid while the beginning of the month is the most likely to be the most humid.
The average sunshine hours seen in April is 9. This is the fourth highest average sunshine hours for the year which is also experienced in September. As the month goes on, the daily sunshine sharply increases with the end of the month the most likely to experience the most daily sunshine.
The average sea temperature experienced in April is 16°C (61°F). This is the second lowest average sea temperature for the year and is also seen in January.
Halkidiki Hotels in April
For a luxurious all-inclusive resort stay, head to Ikos Oceania right on the Aegean coastline. This resort was voted the number one all-inclusive stay by Trip Advisor. There are 298 rooms and suites available that are located across 15 acres of garden. Room options start at double rooms and go up to deluxe two bedroom family suites. There are four a la carte restaurants available that all provide gastronomic experiences you will be sure to enjoy.
Pomegranate Wellness Spa Hotel
A relaxing five star stay can be found at the Pomegranate Wellness Spa Hotel. The main feature of this hotel is the spa, one of the best in Greece. There is 1700 m2 of swimming pools, saunas, massage rooms, beauty parlours, medical cabinets, juice & beverage bars and a fitness centre. The walls, floors and ceiling of the spa are made of rare marble and stone, each guest receives one free visit to the spa.
Elea Village Hotel
The Elea Village Hotel is perfectly located next to the sea and surrounded by nature. All together there are 8 building that include guest rooms decorated with a minimalist design. All rooms include air conditioning, telephone, satellite TV, refrigerator and a balcony or terrace. The on-site restaurant is great for breakfast, lunch or dinner and includes a large buffet.
Porto Carras Sithonia
If you are looking for a five star resort stay check out Porto Carras Sithonia. This hotel has plenty of amenities with two outdoor pools, two indoor pools, a kids' pool, a 24 hour business centre and babysitting services upon request. There are a large number of rooms available but all include a luxurious marble bathroom, bathrobes & slippers, satellite TV and balcony.
Halkidiki Beaches for April
Sarti Beach is the perfect wide sandy beach to enjoy waves and all the sports that come with them. This is one of the largest beaches in the area and features soft golden sand with clean ocean blue water. With the beach being so long, some parts are developed and have restaurants bars and sun beds available. Other parts have nothing but the stunning natural surroundings. If you have children, this beach is ideal for visiting.
Bars and Restaurants
The Ammos Restaurant is a stylish bar and restaurant that serves Greek and international dishes. The ambience is set by ethnic and pop music playing in the background. Ordering sharing plates is encouraged but there are plenty of single dishes available as well. The beachfront setting makes it perfect for date night out, due to the romantic views. Must tries on the menu are gnocchi with truffle oil and the gorgeous fresh langoustine with mango & lime.
Grill by the Pool
The Grill by the Pool is an ideal place to go for international and Mediterranean meal; breakfast, lunch and dinner are on offer here. You will have views of the hotel pool as well as the sea. This is a luxurious place for a relaxed informal meal but can be just as good for a special occasion. The staff have been known to send over a special treat or two, if you're lucky look out for this. Breakfast options include fresh juices, smoothies, pastries and even omelettes made to order at your table.
Things to do in Halkidiki in April
Poseidon Diving Academy
While on holiday in Greece, learning to dive is both exciting and fun. The Poseidon Diving Academy provides training by certified instructors who are motivated to help you learn. For more practised divers try the adventure diver course. This course is PADI certified and helps you get the most out of diving by providing you with new skills. There are deep dives, multilevel diver, peak performance buoyancy and underwater photographer available.
An amazing option for your holiday is to hire a boat. Boat Fun has several different boats for hire that do not require a license to operate. The boats are brand new so you will be sure to have a reliable vessel while at sea. You can choose where you would like to pick the boat up and then you will be free to explore the waters and beaches of Halkidiki.