Best Time to Visit Stockholm

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On this page, you will find information about the climate and the best time to visit Stockholm. We created climate tables and charts for the location of Stockholm. These contain details about temperatures, precipitation and more.

Furthermore, we analyzed all climate data and provide a recommendation about which months are best to visit Stockholm for your holiday.

Climate Overview

Thermometer Symbol -6 °C to 22 °C
Waves Symbol 2 °C to 17 °C
Rainy Cloud Symbol 1.022.83 in (6 – 11 Days of Rain)
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Best Time to Visit Stockholm: Overview

JanuaryJan
MaximumMax.1 °C
Water max. 3 °C
FebruaryFeb
MaximumMax.1 °C
Water max. 2 °C
MarchMar
MaximumMax. 2 °C
Water max. 2 °C
AprilApr
MaximumMax. 8 °C
Water max. 3 °C
MayMay
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JuneJun
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SeptemberSep
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OctoberOct
MaximumMax. 9 °C
Water max. 9 °C
NovemberNov
MaximumMax. 5 °C
Water max. 6 °C
DecemberDec
MaximumMax. 2 °C
Water max. 3 °C

Climate Chart Stockholm

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Source of Data: German Weather Service (Offenbach) and Wikipedia

Climate Table Stockholm

In the following, you will find the climate table for Stockholm, containing information about Temperatures, Precipitation, Water Temperatures, and Hours of Sunshine.

Temperatures, Precipitation, Sunshine

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Day Temperature-1°-1°15°19°22°20°15°
Night Temperature-5°-6°-4°10°14°13°-2°
Water Temperature11°16°17°14°
Precipitation (inch)1.541.061.021.181.181.772.832.62.171.972.091.81
Rainy days10677681081091110
Hours of Sunshine1257910985321
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Temperatures
The annual average temperature is 6.5 °C.

For comparison: London 11 °C, NYC 12 °C, LA 17.9 °C

Warmest month: July (18 °C)
Coldest month: February (-3.5 °C)

The maximum water temperature is 17 °C. Comfortable bathing is possible at water temperatures of about 21 °C.

Months with water temperature of at least 17 °C (Limited bathing is possible):
August

Precipitation
Overall annual precipitation: 21.22 inch on 102 rainy days

For comparison: London 24.06 in, NYC 41.57 in, LA 12.01 in

There is no rainy season (months with more than 6.9 in of precipitation).

Months that have possible snowfall: January, February, March, April, October, November, and December

Sunshine
As our climate table shows, June is the sunniest month with an average of 10 hours of sunshine per day. Over the year, there are 5.2 hours of sunshine per day on average. For comparison: London has 4.1, NYC has 7 and LA has 8.9 hours of sunshine per day on average.

Popular Activities

More attractions

Stockholm Bike Tour | Welcome to Stockholm: Private Tour with a Local | Stockholm: Old Town, Djurgården Island & Vasa Museum | Stockholm Highlights: 2-Hour Segway Tour | Stockholm: 1.5-Hour Ghost Walk and Historical Tour | Stockholm: 2.5-Hour Södermalm Segway Tour | Royal Canal Tour – Explore Stockholm by Boat |

Current Weather and Forecast

Current Weather in Stockholm (Station Östermalm)
clear sky     clear sky, -1.2 °C
Clouds: 0 %       Wind: 2 mph NW
Air Pressure: 997 hPa       Humidity: 100 %
Last updated: 24th Jan 2021, 07:40 pm
The next days …
25th Jan 202126th Jan 202127th Jan 202128th Jan 202129th Jan 202130th Jan 2021
snow-4 °C to -0 °Clight snow-5 °C to -1 °Clight snow-6 °C to -1 °Clight snow-9 °C to -6 °Covercast clouds-11 °C to -5 °Clight snow-5 °C to -3 °C
-4 °C to -0 °C-5 °C to -1 °C-6 °C to -1 °C-9 °C to -6 °C-11 °C to -5 °C-5 °C to -3 °C
Clouds: 100 %Clouds: 98 %Clouds: 100 %Clouds: 97 %Clouds: 99 %Clouds: 100 %
0.26 in of snow0.08 in of snow0.18 in of snow0.03 in of snowNo Precipitation0.01 in of snow
Weather information provided by OpenWeatherMap. (CC BY-SA)
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Sweden: Regions

Stockholm is part of the holiday destination Sweden. We analyzed the climate for additional regions, in order to provide you with information about the best time to visit and the expected holiday weather:

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