German Weather in April
• April averages +12° С / humidity 60%
• highest was +7°С
• lowest was 0°С
• expected – +12°С
In April Germany is sunny. Getting warmer. It is cloudy, damp and cool. Sudden showers and sharp winds are possible at the beginning of the month. In the evenings it is cold and dank. By the end of the month it is getting mostly clear with the occasional rains.
Downtime in Germany in April
The off-season period runs on in April. Month for a budget country visit. No craze on tour programs, groups are not overcrowded. Accommodation and air tickets prices are reasonable.
As a rule, a big religious holiday – Easter – falls on April. Good Friday, Easter Day and Easter Monday are the days off in the country.
• Berlin Half Marathon runs on April 7th. To participate register on the event website. Start and finish are located on Karl-Marx-Alley, Kino International. Free admission
• Munich Frühlingsfest is held at the end of April. At 11:00 a festive procession from the Theresienhöhe square to the Theresienwiese square, grand opening. Free admission.
During the festival:
o German breweries treat with free beer on opening day. Location: in front of the Beer Museum at Sterneckerstraße 2
o The best Germany jumble market on Theresienwiese
o Vintage Car Exhibition. Location: Theresienwiese
o On Tuesdays – Family Day – lower prices for food, drinks and rides
• Thuringian Bach Festival starts in different cities of the country in April. Ticket price starts at €8. Some locations:
o in Arnstadt – Bach Church on Am Markt An der neuen Kirche
o in Eisenach – Bach House Museum at Frauenplan 21 and St. George's Church on Marktplatz Street
o in Dornheim – St. Bartholomew's Church at Hauptstraße 1
In April tourists master history, visit concentration camps and former prisons. They rush to the Museum of Modern Art in Frankfurt. Bavaria football club fans attend the training sessions in Munich. Others improve health at spa resorts.
Packing List Items
In April one needs a between-seasons jacket or coat, comfortable waterproof shoes and jeans.
Fetch a scarf and hat for the night walks.
It is good to carry an umbrella.
At the Bach Festival, men should wear a classic suit: a jacket, plain black trousers, a white shirt and classic shoes; women should choose a dress and low heel shoes.
Book your tickets to Germany now to walk along the parks with magnolia scents, stroll through ancient castles and palaces in bloom, try beer at the Frühlingsfest and visit the spring sightseeing tours of the country!