Faroe Islands weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Faroe Islands

The best time to visit in Faroe Islands is from June until October, when you will have a very cold temperature, but limited till little rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Faroe Islands is 12°C in July and the lowest is 6°C in February.

If you want to know what the average temperature is in in Faroe Islands or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find a quick overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.

Average weather Faroe Islands by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 7 6 7 7 8 10 12 12 11 10 8 7
Precipitation (mm) 74 59 64 34 36 21 20 23 35 77 68 91
Climate data from city: Tórshavn

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14 day weather forecast Faroe Islands

The weather for in Faroe Islands will be 10° till 4° degrees in the next 14 days with several days chance of light rain showers or even quite a bit of rain.

The weather forecast for Faroe Islands is based on the weather conditions in the city of Tórshavn.

Weather forecast this week

Sunday 17 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
10° 0 mm 0% 5 m/s 1
Monday 18 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
10°
10° 6.5 mm 85% 11 m/s 1
Tuesday 19 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
12°
10°
10° 12.3 mm 90% 4 m/s 1
Wednesday 20 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
10°
10° 18.6 mm 95% 7 m/s 1
Thursday 21 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
10° 1.3 mm 55% 8 m/s 1
Friday 22 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
10° 0 mm 0% 2 m/s 2
Saturday 23 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
10° 0.1 mm 10% 7 m/s 1

Weather forecast next week

Sunday 24 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
10° 0.8 mm 45% 8 m/s 1
Monday 25 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
10° 0.4 mm 30% 6 m/s 1
Tuesday 26 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
11°
10° 13.9 mm 95% 11 m/s 1
Wednesday 27 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
10° 0.4 mm 30% 13 m/s 0
Thursday 28 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
10° 4.2 mm 80% 6 m/s 0
Friday 29 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
10° 2.0 mm 65% 6 m/s 0
Saturday 30 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
-1°
10° 0.6 mm 35% 4 m/s 0

Climate Faroe Islands

The average annual temperature for Faroe Islands is 9° degrees and there is about 602 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 93 days a year with an average humidity of 82% and an UV-index of 3.

Climate table of Faroe Islands

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 7 6 7 7 8 10 12 12 11 10 8 7
Night temp. (°C) 5 5 5 6 7 9 11 11 10 8 7 5
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 74 59 64 34 36 21 20 23 35 77 68 91
Days with rain 24 19 21 17 17 11 11 11 17 23 25 24
Days with snow 3 4 3 2 1 - - - - - 1 3
Dry days 4 5 7 11 13 19 20 20 13 8 4 4
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 2 3 4 5 7 8 7 6 6 3 3 2
Wind force (Bft) 5 5 5 5 4 4 4 4 4 5 5 6
UV-index 2 2 2 2 3 3 3 4 3 3 2 3
Climate data from city: Tórshavn

Faroe Islands weather by month

What is the average weather like in a given month for Faroe Islands? Let's find out! Click on a month to check all the monthly averages for sunshine, temperature highs and lows, percentage chance of rain per day, snowfall accumulation and number of rainy days.

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Frequently asked questions

Where is Faroe Islands?

Faroe Islands lies in a straight line about 761 miles from United Kingdom (London → Tórshavn).

How long is the flight to Faroe Islands?

The flight time from London-Heathrow to Faroe Islands is approximately 2 h. 10 min.

How many inhabitants are there in Faroe Islands?

Faroe Islands has approximately 50,844 inhabitants.

How big is Faroe Islands?

The area of Faroe Islands is around 866 mi². It is 281x smaller than United Kingdom.

What is the capital of Faroe Islands?

The capital of Faroe Islands is Tórshavn.

What is the area code of Faroe Islands?

The area code to call Faroe Islands is +298.