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Best time to visit, climate and weather Sweden

Best time to visit Sweden

Best time to visit Sweden

The best time to visit Sweden is from may until september, when you will have a pleasant temperature and limited rainfall. The highest average temperature in Sweden is 26° in july and the lowest is 2° in january.

If you want to know what the average temperature is in Sweden 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 Sweden

Climate data from: Stockholm
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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
12° 20° 21° 26° 22° 18° 11°
MM
rain
21 mm 19 mm 21 mm 16 mm 21 mm 30 mm 34 mm 29 mm 20 mm 29 mm 26 mm 23 mm
Snow
days
13 13 10 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 4 10
Holiday Sweden

Holiday Sweden

Hotels and apartments in Sweden

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Climate Sweden

Climate Sweden

Climate Sweden per Month
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Sweden there are 3 types of climates prevailing, namely the temperate oceanic climate, warm-summer humid continental climate and subarctic climate. The average annual temperature for Sweden is 10° degrees and there is about 289 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 162 days a year with an average humidity of 81% 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
12° 20° 21° 26° 22° 18° 11°
Night
min °C
-4° -4° -2° 10° 14° 13° 10° -2°
MM
rain
21 mm 19 mm 21 mm 16 mm 21 mm 30 mm 34 mm 29 mm 20 mm 29 mm 26 mm 23 mm
Rain
days
6 4 10 10 12 14 16 14 11 12 12 8
Snow
days
13 13 10 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 4 10
Dry
days
12 11 11 17 19 16 15 17 19 18 14 13
Wind force
in Bft
3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3
Average
UV-index
1 1 2 3 4 5 5 4 3 2 2 2
 

Climate Sweden january

On average, it is maximum 2° in january in Sweden and at least around -4° degrees. In january there are 6 days of rainfall with a total of 21 mm. The it will be dry 12 days this month in Sweden and on average, it snows 13 days in january.

Climate Sweden february

On average, it is maximum 3° in february in Sweden and at least around -4° degrees. In february there are 4 days of rainfall with a total of 19 mm. The it will be dry 11 days this month in Sweden and on average, it snows 13 days in february.

Climate Sweden march

On average, it is maximum 7° in march in Sweden and at least around -2° degrees. In march there are 10 days of rainfall with a total of 21 mm. The it will be dry 11 days this month in Sweden and on average, it snows 10 days in march.

Climate Sweden april

On average, it is maximum 12° in april in Sweden and at least around 3° degrees. In april there are 10 days of rainfall with a total of 16 mm. The it will be dry 17 days this month in Sweden and on average, it snows 3 days in april.

Climate Sweden may

On average, it is maximum 20° in may in Sweden and at least around 7° degrees. In may there are 12 days of rainfall with a total of 21 mm and the it will be dry 19 days this month in Sweden.

Climate Sweden june

On average, it is maximum 21° in june in Sweden and at least around 10° degrees. In june there are 14 days of rainfall with a total of 30 mm and the it will be dry 16 days this month in Sweden.

Climate Sweden july

On average, it is maximum 26° in july in Sweden and at least around 14° degrees. In july there are 16 days of rainfall with a total of 34 mm and the it will be dry 15 days this month in Sweden.

Climate Sweden august

On average, it is maximum 22° in august in Sweden and at least around 13° degrees. In august there are 14 days of rainfall with a total of 29 mm and the it will be dry 17 days this month in Sweden.

Climate Sweden september

On average, it is maximum 18° in september in Sweden and at least around 10° degrees. In september there are 11 days of rainfall with a total of 20 mm and the it will be dry 19 days this month in Sweden.

Climate Sweden october

On average, it is maximum 11° in october in Sweden and at least around 6° degrees. In october there are 12 days of rainfall with a total of 29 mm. The it will be dry 18 days this month in Sweden and on average, it snows 1 day in october.

Climate Sweden november

On average, it is maximum 7° in november in Sweden and at least around 2° degrees. In november there are 12 days of rainfall with a total of 26 mm. The it will be dry 14 days this month in Sweden and on average, it snows 4 days in november.

Climate Sweden december

On average, it is maximum 4° in december in Sweden and at least around -2° degrees. In december there are 8 days of rainfall with a total of 23 mm. The it will be dry 13 days this month in Sweden and on average, it snows 10 days in december.

14 day weather forecast Sweden

14 day weather forecast Sweden

The weather for Stockholm in Sweden will be 18° till 24° 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 Sweden is based on the weather in Stockholm.

Weather forecast this week
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Th
23 May
Fr
24 May
Sa
25 May
Su
26 May
Mo
27 May
Tu
28 May
We
29 May
  Light doucheregen Bewolkt Bewolkt Lichte Regen Bewolkt Bewolkt Light doucheregen
Max (°C) 17° 18° 14° 12° 13° 16° 12°
Min (°C) 12° 11° 10°
Rainfall (mm) 5.4
mm
1.3
mm
3.7
mm
8.1
mm
3.3
mm
0.3
mm
7.6
mm
Rainfall (%) 50% 20% 45% 60% 40% 15% 60%
UV-index
UV-index 3 5 3 2 2 2 2

Weather forecast next week
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Th
30 May
Fr
31 May
Sa
1 Jun
Su
2 Jun
Mo
3 Jun
Tu
4 Jun
We
5 Jun
  Gespreide bewolking Gespreide bewolking Broken wolken Gespreide bewolking Gespreide bewolking Bewolkt Broken wolken
Max (°C) 17° 14° 16° 13° 18° 23° 24°
Min (°C) 10° 13°
Rainfall (mm) 0.1
mm
0.9
mm
0.1
mm
4.1
mm
1.5
mm
0.8
mm
0
mm
Rainfall (%) 15% 15% 15% 45% 25% 15% 0%
UV-index
UV-index 6 6 3 4 6 4 5
About Sweden

About Sweden

Sweden is in the continental part Europa and the capital is Stockholm. The total surface is 449.964 km² with 3.218 km of coastline and the population consists of 10.151.588 inhabitants. In terms of area, the country is 2x as big as United Kingdom. If you want to call Sweden you have to use +46 or 0046 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 +465012457809 or 00465012457809.

Sweden is in a straight line at 1.505 km distance from London. From London-Heathrow the flight time is about 2 hour and 25 min. If you are going to drive here by car, then the route is 1904 km from London to the capital city Stockholm and you are about 21 hour on your way without stops and delay..

Time difference Sweden

Time difference Sweden

In Sweden it is now 21:14 o’clock in the evening on thursday 23 may 2019. That is 1 hour later than in United Kingdom. The time zone of Sweden is Europe/Stockholm and the Greenwich time is UTC+02.

Currency Sweden

Currency Sweden

In Sweden the Zweedse kroon is used to pay.

Exchange rate Zweedse kroon op 23 may 2019

1 Zweedse kroon = € 0,10 euro
100 Zweedse kroon = € 9,55 euro

1 euro = 10,47 Zweedse kroon
100 euro = 1.047,29 Zweedse kroon

Install exchange rate app

It can be difficult to calculate the exchange rate yourself. Install an app on your phone that updates the exchange rate daily. By entering the local price you immediately see what the price is in Euro.

Bring your credit card

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.

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

MasterCard ATM Hunter
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Vaccinations Sweden

Vaccinations Sweden

Person and travel related vaccinations

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

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