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Gran Canaria weather in April 2023
- 2121°C max day temperature
- 22 days with some rainfall
- 1515°C min night temperature
- 1313 hours of daylight per day
- 0No heat & humidity
- 1111 mm of monthly rainfall
- 99 (Very High) UV index
- 1919°C sea temperature
Below are average maximum temperatures at popular destinations in Gran Canaria in April. Select a destination to see more weather parameters.
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The April weather guide for Gran Canaria (Maspalomas) shows long term weather averages processed from data supplied by CRU (University of East Anglia), the Met Office & the Netherlands Meteorological Institute. Find out more about our data sources.
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Things to do in Gran Canaria in April 2023
If Easter's late, Semana Santa takes place in April in Gran Canaria. Summer starts early on the island, however. At Gran Canaria's first major outdoor festival of the year, 24 Grados (named after the south of the island's average yearly temperature in centigrade), which is held in Maspalomas' main football stadium.
It's Gran Canaria's legendary climate which attracts athletes to the island. They use GC as a warm weather training base in winter. As well as competing in spring events such as Gloria Challenge Mogán with its three triathlons.
Santa María de Guía's famous for its queso de flor - flower cheese which gets its name from the fact it's curdled with juice from the head of the artichoke thistle. So celebrated is this foodstuff it even has its own festival: the Fiesta del Queso, offering plenty of opportunities to bite into this cheesy delight, occurs on the last weekend of April in Guía's historic centre.
|24 Grados||Maspalomas||mid April|
|Gloria Challenge Mogán||Mogán||21st April 2018|
|Fiesta del Queso||Santa María de Guía||final weekend of the month|
More about Gran Canaria
How hot is it in Gran Canaria in April?
Daytime temperatures usually reach 21°C in Maspalomas, Gran Canaria in April, falling to 15°C at night.
How sunny is it in Gran Canaria in April?
There are normally 8 hours of bright sunshine each day in Maspalomas, Gran Canaria in April - that's 61% of daylight hours.
How warm is the sea around Gran Canaria in April?
The average sea temperature around Maspalomas, Gran Canaria in April is 19°C.
Does it ever rain in Gran Canaria in April?
There are usually 2 days with some rain in Maspalomas, Gran Canaria in April and the average monthly rainfall is 11mm.
Gran Canaria April sunrise & sunset times
Browse the sunrise and sunset times for Gran Canaria in April 2023. Select a month to view Gran Canaria sunrise and sunset times for the next 12 months. The Gran Canaria sunrise and sunset times shown below are for Maspalomas.
|Date||Sunrise times||Sunset times|
|Saturday, 1st April 2023||07:53||20:20|
|Saturday, 15th April 2023||07:38||20:27|
|Sunday, 30th April 2023||07:24||20:36|
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