flag Malta, Average Weather April

  • Day Temperature
    18°C
    63°F
  • High Temperature
    20°C
    68°F
  • Low Temperature
    17°C
    63°F
  • Night Temperature
    16°C
    60°F
  • Sea Temperature
    17°C
    63°F
  • Temperature
    16°C
    61°F
  • Rainfall

    26.3 mm
  • Rainfall Days

    6 days
  • Sunshine Hours

    8 hours

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April daily averages

Malta

April daily averages for Malta

  • 1st
    16 61
  • 2nd
    15 59
  • 3rd
    16 61
  • 4th
    16 61
  • 5th
    16 61
  • 6th
    16 61
  • 7th
    15 59
  • 8th
    15 59
  • 9th
    16 61
  • 10th
    16 61
  • 11th
    15 59
  • 12th
    16 61
  • 13th
    17 63
  • 14th
    16 61
  • 15th
    16 61
  • 16th
    16 61
  • 17th
    16 61
  • 18th
    17 63
  • 19th
    17 63
  • 20th
    17 63
  • 21st
    17 63
  • 22nd
    17 63
  • 23rd
    17 63
  • 24th
    17 63
  • 25th
    17 63
  • 26th
    16 61
  • 27th
    18 64
  • 28th
    18 64
  • 29th
    18 64
  • 30th
    18 64

What's The Weather Like in Malta in April?

Temperatures start to rise significantly in Malta in April, although the rate of warming is limited by the moderation from the surrounding seas, which are only just recovering from their coolest temperature values.

How Warm Is Malta In April?

At this time of the year, the average temperature for the island is around 16°C, created by daily highs and lows of around 20°C and 14°C respectively.

Warmest and Coldest Aprils in Malta

Since 1987, the highest maximum temperature which has ever been recorded in Malta in April is 31.7°C, which was registered in 2008. The lowest is 6.5°C, which was registered in 1997.

How Warm Is The Sea In April In Malta?

The average sea temperature for Malta in April is 17°C, which is a bit too cold for swimming. If you really must go for a dip during your holiday, there are plenty of heated and indoor swimming pools to choose from.

Does It Rain In Malta In April?

Throughout April, Malta receives an average of 24mm of rainfall which is spread out over ten days.

Malta's Highest April Rainfall

Since 1985, the highest monthly rainfall ever to occur in Malta in April is 163.1mm, which was recorded in 1996. Six years earlier in 1990, Malta received 12 rainy days in one month, making it the wettest April in over two decades..

How Much Sunshine Does  Malta get in April?

Malta enjoys an average of 11 hours of sunshine each day in April. 

Is Malta Windy In April?

Throughout an average April in Malta, typical wind speeds usually vary from light to moderate breezes.

Sirocco Wind In Malta

The hot, dry and dusty sirocco wind from northern Africa blows over occasionally during the spring months. This unpleasant weather condition makes general discomfort for everyone on the island.

Malta Hotels in April

Radisson Blu Resort & Spa, Malta Golden Sands

Malta has numerous accommodation options, so many so that most visitors will find themselves spoilt for choice. For those who aren't looking to spare any expenses, a top beach hotel is the 5-star Radisson Blu Resort & Spa, Malta Golden Sands at Golden Bay, Mellieha.

You'll have everything you need provided at this upmarket hotel, not least of all a range of watersports services like jet ski hire and diving classes - along with a fabulous outdoor swimming pool. 

The Palace

The Palace in Sliema provides 5-star top-notch accommodation in an outstanding location. Guests are able to choose from the hotel's "designer suites", which suit a variety of themes and moods. Dine at the hotel's gourmet restaurant and make use of the facilities which include a fitness centre, spa, indoor swimming and an infinity pool.

Selmunett

Selmunett in Naxxar provides luxury B&B accommodation and would be ideal for guests who are looking for a place which is ideally placed for the island's sights and amenities, while also offering a feeling of seclusion. The accommodation's manicured gardens and terrace area make a great place to relax and enjoy the warm weather as spring comes into bloom.

Relax Inn Hotel

For those on a tight budget, a good choice is the Relax Inn Hotel in St. Paul's Bay. While the prices are lower than other accommodation options, the standard of service remains high and the hotel is within walking distance of local shops, restaurants and other amenities. 

Beaches in Malta for April

April is a good time of year to hit the beach in Malta, since the weather is generally reliable and not too hot. During this month, tourist volumes tend to be relatively low, although the surrounding seas are still a little cool for swimming in.

Hola Beach

Hola Beach, at Marfa, is a quiet beach with a good view of Gozo and Comino. Here you'll find palm trees, sun loungers with mattresses and pillows and an onsite bar.

Ramla Bay

Those after a secluded spot can consider Ramla Bay on the island of Gozo, which contains a number of snack bars and is ideal for a bit of relaxation.

Bars and Restaurants

Lovage Bistro

Malta boasts a big variety of places to eat and drink, regardless of your appetite or budget. Lovage Bistro is the place to go if you're looking for tasty, substantial cuisine cooked in the local Mediterranean style. This St. Paul's Bay eatery serves delectable meat and seafood dishes that you will remember for days to come; there's also a range of options for vegetarian diners.

Cafe Jubilee Valletta

For those after a more British experience, the Cafe Jubilee Valletta is a prime pick. Here you'll find a range of pub favourites, along with a number of international dishes. For this reason, it makes a great place to bring the whole family, as there is something for everyone on the menu here.

La Capanna

Situated in the southern corner of the island is La Capanna, a restaurant which celebrates seafood and fine dining. A great place for a romantic meal, diners can enjoy favourites like octopus stew, grilled sea bass and calamari, which are accompanied by a fine selection of wines.

Twenty Two

Found within Malta's tallest building (the Portomaso Tower), Twenty Two commands amazing views over Valletta and has earned a reputation as one of the island's classiest nightlife spots. Here you can socialise over a cocktail on one of the plush sofas, or head to the dancefloor, where DJs spin a mix of eighties and nineties pop hits.

Hugo's Terrace

If you're looking for a place to party by the beach, check out Hugo's Terrace. Located in the nightlife capital of Paceville, this chilled bar-turned-club overlooks the sea and makes a great place to relax, drink or dance as the afternoon spills over into the evening and later hours. 

Things to do in Malta in April

Barakka Gardens

April is a great time of year to indulge in some sightseeing around Malta's many outdoor gardens. The Barrakka Gardens at Battery Street, Valletta is known for its plentiful monuments and manicured gardens, not to mention the breathtaking views it affords over the Grand Harbour.

San Anton Gardens

The San Anton Gardens at Attard also comprise a range of trees and plants, including acaranda trees, Norfolk Pines, Bougainvillea and roses. It makes a nice place to pause for respite amid a busy day of sightseeing.

Blue Grotto

Another popular landmark is the Blue Grotto in Zurrieq. This attraction features spectacular cliffs and an array of wildlife. If seas are sufficiently calm, regular boat rides are offered between 9am and 4pm in April.

Palazzo Parisio & Gardens

Palazzo Parisio & Gardens at Victory Square, Naxxar is an impressive palace with Baroque-themed gardens outside. Here you'll also find various in-house eateries that serve a delicious treats, as well as beautiful Baroque-themed architecture throughout.

MC Adventure

For those in search of adventure, the MC Adventure is a must-visit. Here you can try your hand at rock climbing, off-road biking, hiking and kayaking. The kayaking trips include visits to the island of Comino, which features various bridges and caves that the tours encounter.

Hiking and off-road biking trips are also offered, although the organisation's primary focus is rock climbing. Rock climbing activities on offer involve sport and traditional climbing, sea level traversing, deep water soloing and bouldering. The rock climbs are varied and cater for novices as well as experienced rock climbers.

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