What’s the weather like in Aghios Nikolaos in April?The Aghios Nikolaos weather in April is great if you want to spend time relaxing at the beach, by your hotel pool or exploring the town’s ancient history and sights. This top Greek resort, on the popular Mediterranean island of Crete, sees the heavier rain of winter and early spring stop in April. Temperatures can rise to 20°C.
Geographical influencesAghios Nikolaos is found on the glorious north coast of Crete, near to the popular resort of Elounda. This area gets a bit more wind and slightly cooler temperatures than places in the south of Crete because it’s exposed to northerly winds that can reach this Mediterranean island.
AveragesThe Aghios Nikolaos weather in April enjoys an average of nine hours sunshine each day from 13 hours of daylight, which compares well against other mainland European resorts. On warmer days you’ll be able to lounge on a sunbed at the beach, but the sea temperature of 17°C may put you off a swim. The average daytime high temperature in Aghios Nikolaos during April is 20°C. That’s ideal for walks around the local villages or dining outside at a beachside restaurant. The temperature can drop to 14°C on rare cooler days, though. You’ll probably want to keep a light jacket handy but rainfall only averages 21mm across just a few rain-affected days. The wind speed’s moderate at 10mph and the humidity should measure 71%.