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Best time to visit, climate and weather Finland

Best time to visit Finland

Best time to visit Finland

The best time to visit Finland is from june until september, when you will have a soft till warm temperature and limited rainfall. The highest average temperature in Finland is 26° in july and the lowest is 0° in january.

If you want to know what the average temperature is in Finland or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find an overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 10 years.

Best time to visit and climate Finland

Climate data from: Helsinki
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Day
max °C
MM
rain
Snow
days
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day
max °C
15° 18° 26° 21° 16° 10°
MM
rain
34 mm 32 mm 30 mm 23 mm 20 mm 29 mm 38 mm 37 mm 25 mm 36 mm 36 mm 40 mm
Snow
days
20 19 18 5 1 0 0 0 0 3 6 16
Holiday Finland

Holiday Finland

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Climate Finland

Climate Finland

Climate Finland per Month
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Finland there are 2 types of climates prevailing, namely the warm-summer humid continental climate and subarctic climate. The average annual temperature for Finland is 8° degrees and there is about 380 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 137 days a year with an average humidity of 82% and an UV-index of 3.

 
Day
max °C
Night
min °C
MM
rain
Rain
days
Snow
days
Dry
days
Wind force
in Bft
Average
UV-index
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day
max °C
15° 18° 26° 21° 16° 10°
Night
min °C
-6° -6° -4° 11° 15° 15° 11° -2°
MM
rain
34 mm 32 mm 30 mm 23 mm 20 mm 29 mm 38 mm 37 mm 25 mm 36 mm 36 mm 40 mm
Rain
days
7 6 9 12 11 14 16 15 12 12 13 11
Snow
days
20 19 18 5 1 0 0 0 0 3 6 16
Dry
days
4 3 4 13 19 16 15 16 18 16 11 4
Wind force
in Bft
3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 4 4
Average
UV-index
1 1 1 3 4 4 5 4 3 2 1 1
 

Climate Finland january

On average, it is maximum 0° in january in Finland and at least around -6° degrees. In january there are 7 days of rainfall with a total of 34 mm. The it will be dry 4 days this month in Finland and on average, it snows 20 days in january.

Climate Finland february

On average, it is maximum 1° in february in Finland and at least around -6° degrees. In february there are 6 days of rainfall with a total of 32 mm. The it will be dry 3 days this month in Finland and on average, it snows 19 days in february.

Climate Finland march

On average, it is maximum 3° in march in Finland and at least around -4° degrees. In march there are 9 days of rainfall with a total of 30 mm. The it will be dry 4 days this month in Finland and on average, it snows 18 days in march.

Climate Finland april

On average, it is maximum 7° in april in Finland and at least around 1° degrees. In april there are 12 days of rainfall with a total of 23 mm. The it will be dry 13 days this month in Finland and on average, it snows 5 days in april.

Climate Finland may

On average, it is maximum 15° in may in Finland and at least around 7° degrees. In may there are 11 days of rainfall with a total of 20 mm. The it will be dry 19 days this month in Finland and on average, it snows 1 day in may.

Climate Finland june

On average, it is maximum 18° in june in Finland and at least around 11° degrees. In june there are 14 days of rainfall with a total of 29 mm and the it will be dry 16 days this month in Finland.

Climate Finland july

On average, it is maximum 26° in july in Finland and at least around 15° degrees. In july there are 16 days of rainfall with a total of 38 mm and the it will be dry 15 days this month in Finland.

Climate Finland august

On average, it is maximum 21° in august in Finland and at least around 15° degrees. In august there are 15 days of rainfall with a total of 37 mm and the it will be dry 16 days this month in Finland.

Climate Finland september

On average, it is maximum 16° in september in Finland and at least around 11° degrees. In september there are 12 days of rainfall with a total of 25 mm and the it will be dry 18 days this month in Finland.

Climate Finland october

On average, it is maximum 10° in october in Finland and at least around 5° degrees. In october there are 12 days of rainfall with a total of 36 mm. The it will be dry 16 days this month in Finland and on average, it snows 3 days in october.

Climate Finland november

On average, it is maximum 7° in november in Finland and at least around 2° degrees. In november there are 13 days of rainfall with a total of 36 mm. The it will be dry 11 days this month in Finland and on average, it snows 6 days in november.

Climate Finland december

On average, it is maximum 4° in december in Finland and at least around -2° degrees. In december there are 11 days of rainfall with a total of 40 mm. The it will be dry 4 days this month in Finland and on average, it snows 16 days in december.

14 day weather forecast Finland

14 day weather forecast Finland

The weather for Helsinki in Finland will be around 16° degrees in the next 14 days with a few days chance of light rain showers.

The weather forecast for Finland is based on the weather in Helsinki.

Weather forecast this week
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Su
19 May
Mo
20 May
Tu
21 May
We
22 May
Th
23 May
Fr
24 May
Sa
25 May
  Broken wolken Broken wolken Bewolkt Light doucheregen Gespreide bewolking Broken wolken Gespreide bewolking
Max (°C) 17° 17° 19° 20° 14° 11° 12°
Min (°C) 10° 11° 12° 13° 10°
Rainfall (mm) 0
mm
0
mm
0
mm
2.4
mm
0
mm
0
mm
0
mm
Rainfall (%) 0% 0% 0% 30% 0% 0% 0%
UV-index
UV-index 4 5 5 5 6 3 5

Weather forecast next week
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Su
26 May
Mo
27 May
Tu
28 May
We
29 May
Th
30 May
Fr
31 May
Sa
1 Jun
  Gespreide bewolking Gespreide bewolking Bewolkt Broken wolken Gespreide bewolking Bewolkt Broken wolken
Max (°C) 15° 19° 16° 20° 18° 17° 12°
Min (°C) 11° 13° 12° 11°
Rainfall (mm) 0
mm
0
mm
0.3
mm
0.9
mm
0.4
mm
0.8
mm
1.1
mm
Rainfall (%) 0% 0% 15% 15% 15% 15% 20%
UV-index
UV-index 6 5 2 4 5 3 4
About Finland

About Finland

Finland is in the continental part Europa and the capital is Helsinki. The total surface is 337.030 km² with 1.250 km of coastline and the population consists of 5.514.997 inhabitants. In terms of area, the country is 1,5x as big as United Kingdom. If you want to call Finland you have to use +358 or 00358 before the phone number without the first 0 in the original phone number (if it occurs). If the normal number is 05012457809, for example, you can remove the first 0 and call +3585012457809 or 003585012457809.

Finland is in a straight line at 1.937 km distance from London. From London-Heathrow the flight time is about 3 hour and 05 min. If you are going to drive here by car, then the route is 2680 km from London to the capital city Helsinki and you are about 31 hour and 40 minutes on your way without stops and delay..

Time difference Finland

Time difference Finland

In Finland it is now 10:20 o’clock in the morning on sunday 19 may 2019. That is 2 hour later than in United Kingdom. The time zone of Finland is Europe/Helsinki and the Greenwich time is UTC+03.

Currency Finland

Currency Finland

In Finland the Europese Euro is used to pay.

You can find the nearest ATM via various apps such as:

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Take a credit card along with your own bank card. If your bank card is not accepted then you have the credit card that you can use.

Vaccinations Finland

Vaccinations Finland

Person and travel related vaccinations

These vaccinations may differ per person and / or be advised on the basis of the stay in Finland.

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