Zakynthos weather in April

April is a good time to visit Zakynthos, despite the cooler temperatures. You can expect sunny days interspersed with the occasional rain shower.

How hot is it in Zakynthos in April?
Maximum daytime temperatures in Zakynthos in April reach an average high of 19°C (66°F), with low to moderate heat and humidity, and a low of 11°C (51°F).

How sunny is it in Zakynthos in April?
There are normally eight hours of bright sunshine each day in Zakynthos in April – that's around 61% of daylight hours.

Sunrise & sunset in April?
Sunrise is around 7:00am with sunset around 8:10pm.

How warm is the sea around Zakynthos in April?
The average sea temperature in Zakynthos in April is 16°C (60°F).

Does it rain in Zakynthos in April?
There are usually nine days with some rainfall in Zakynthos in April; the average monthly rainfall is 50mm (2in).

How windy is it in Zakynthos in April?
April sees an average hourly wind speed of 16 kilometres per hour (8 knots; 10 mph).

What to do in Zakynthos in April?
Warmer weather conditions in April are more suitable for sunbathing but perhaps too chilly for swimming.

However, this is a good time to explore Zante’s picturesque villages and countryside by bicycle, car or motorcycle.

Local holidays?
Orthodox Easter – 22nd to 25th April.

In April, all the major hotels and nightclubs start reopening after the long winter break. It’s a good time to take advantage of cheaper off-season flights and hotel rates while avoiding the summer crowds.

Zakynthos weather in April

Temperature icon High Temp: 19°C (66°F)
temperature icon Low Temp: 11°C (51°F)
sun icon Sunshine: 8 hours per day
Moderately hot icon
Daylight: 13 hrs 10 mins per day
wind icon Wind speed: 16 km/h (8 knots; 10 mph)
umbrella icon Wet Days: 9 days with some rain
rain cloud Rainfall: 50mm (2in) per month
Low heat & humidity icon Comfort Level: No heat & humidity
Moderately hot icon
UV Index: Moderate
swimming icon Sea Temp: 16°C (60°F)
Zakynthos, Greece

Best time to visit Zakynthos

The best time to visit Zakynthos for a beach holiday is from mid-June to mid-September.

However, anytime from early-May to mid-October is good for a range of outdoor activities.

Zante weather averages

Zakynthos weather by month

Source: Meteorological data for Zakynthos is based on weather statistics gathered for the 30-year period 1991 to 2020 by the Hellenic National Meteorological Service (HNMS) from the nearest weather station: Zakynthos International Airport (ZTH), located 5km (3mi) south of Zakynthos Town.

Advice on the best time to visit a particular destination is based on average local weather statistics, when the weather conditions are generally better than at other times of the year. We consider high and low temperatures, risk of rain (and thunderstorms, etc.), amount of sunshine and sea temperature. For general outdoor activities we favour clear, rainless days with a temperature range between 18°C (64°F) and 27°C (80°F); and for hot-weather activities we favour clear, rainless days with a temperature range between 24°C (75°F) and 32°C (89°F). Often, the best times to visit correspond to high season and therefore involve higher prices.

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Latest update: Zakynthos weather in April: 12 June, 2024

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