Denmark
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Best time to visit Denmark

To go to Denmark, the best time to visit is in July and August. In this period you have a pleasant temperature and almost no precipitation. In Denmark, July is the warmest month with 68°F and the most cold month is 36°F in February. The highest water temperature is 69°F and it does not get colder than 41°F.

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In the table below you can quickly check the average weather in Denmark per month, the temperature per month or the period with the highest precipitation. Monthly average climate data is based on data from the last 30 years.

Climate East Denmark by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°F) 37 36 41 49 57 63 68 67 62 53 46 40
Water temperature (°F) 42 41 41 47 56 64 69 69 67 61 53 46
Precipitation (inch) 8 7 7 5 10 11 13 17 9 10 9 11

Weather data from: Copenhagen

Climate West Denmark by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°F) 37 38 44 53 61 65 70 68 63 54 46 40
Precipitation (inch) 17 11 15 8 9 8 13 15 11 13 14 20

Weather data from: Jutland

Climate South Denmark by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°F) 38 37 43 50 58 64 69 68 62 54 47 41
Precipitation (inch) 6 5 6 4 8 8 11 10 6 7 6 7

Weather data from: Odense




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Denmark weather

The weather for Denmark over the next 14 days will be 48°F till 61° with several days chance of light rain showers till heavy rain. The water temperature will be 45°F.

The weather forecast for Denmark is based on the weather in Copenhagen.

5-day weather forecast Denmark

Weather
Max/min
Water
Rain
Wind
Monday
3 october
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59°F
54°F
45°F
0 in
8 m/s
Tuesday
4 october
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61°F
52°F
45°F
0 in
5 m/s
Wednesday
5 october
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61°F
55°F
45°F
0 in
10 m/s
Thursday
6 october
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61°F
54°F
45°F
0 in
10 m/s
Friday
7 october
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61°F
54°F
45°F
0 in
9 m/s

View the 14 day weather forecast for Denmark


Climate Denmark

Click on a region of Denmark to view the climate:

East Denmark (Copenhagen)

East Denmark has a oceanic climate. There is rainfall during all months of the year. The average annual temperature for East Denmark is 22° degrees and there is about 116 inch of rain in a year. It is dry for 151 days a year with an average humidity of 81% and an UV-index of 3.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°F) 37 36 41 49 57 63 68 67 62 53 46 40
Night temp. (°F) 33 32 35 41 48 54 60 60 56 49 43 37
Water temp. (°F) 42 41 41 47 56 64 69 69 67 61 53 46
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (inch) 8 7 7 5 10 11 13 17 9 10 9 11
Days with rain 9 8 10 12 13 11 16 17 14 15 13 15
Days with snow 8 8 3 1 - - - - - - 1 6
Dry days 14 12 18 17 18 19 15 14 16 16 16 10
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 3 3 5 9 9 10 10 10 8 4 3 3
Wind force (Bft) 4 4 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 4 4 4
UV-index 1 2 2 3 4 5 5 5 4 3 2 2

Weather data from: Copenhagen

West Denmark (Jutland)

West Denmark has a oceanic climate. There is rainfall during all months of the year. The average annual temperature for West Denmark is 24° degrees and there is about 156 inch of rain in a year. It is dry for 159 days a year with an average humidity of 83% and an UV-index of 3.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°F) 37 38 44 53 61 65 70 68 63 54 46 40
Night temp. (°F) 32 31 34 39 45 49 54 55 51 46 40 35
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (inch) 17 11 15 8 9 8 13 15 11 13 14 20
Days with rain 12 10 14 13 13 10 15 17 14 16 15 17
Days with snow 8 7 4 1 - - - - - - 1 5
Dry days 11 11 13 16 18 20 16 14 16 15 14 9
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 3 3 5 8 9 10 10 9 7 4 4 3
Wind force (Bft) 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3
UV-index 1 1 2 3 4 4 5 4 3 3 2 2

Weather data from: Jutland

South Denmark (Odense)

South Denmark has a oceanic climate. There is rainfall during all months of the year. The average annual temperature for South Denmark is 23° degrees and there is about 84 inch of rain in a year. It is dry for 182 days a year with an average humidity of 81% and an UV-index of 3.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°F) 38 37 43 50 58 64 69 68 62 54 47 41
Night temp. (°F) 34 33 36 41 48 53 58 60 56 50 43 38
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (inch) 6 5 6 4 8 8 11 10 6 7 6 7
Days with rain 9 7 10 11 11 10 13 11 9 12 12 11
Days with snow 7 8 3 - - - - - - - 2 5
Dry days 15 13 18 19 20 20 18 20 21 19 16 15
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 3 3 5 8 9 10 10 9 8 4 3 3
Wind force (Bft) 4 4 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 4 4 4
UV-index 1 2 2 3 4 4 5 5 4 3 2 2

Weather data from: Odense

Denmark weather by month

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Frequently asked questions

Where is Denmark?

Denmark lies in a straight line about 3,720 miles from United States (New York → Copenhagen). By car the distance is 782 miles. The total travel time is 14 hours and 30 minutes.

How long is the flight to Denmark?

The flight time from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to Denmark is approximately 12 h. 10 min.

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What are the largest airports in Denmark?

These are the largest airports in Denmark:

  • Copenhagen Kastrup Airport (CPH) in Copenhagen
  • Aarhus Airport (AAR) in Aarhus
  • Odense Airport (ODE) in Odense
  • Esbjerg Airport (EBJ) in Esbjerg
  • Billund Airport (BLL) in Billund
  • Karup Airport (KRP) in Karup
  • Bornholm Airport (RNN) in Rønne
  • Sønderborg Airport (SGD) in Sønderborg
  • Sindal Airport (CNL) in Sindal
  • Aalborg Airport (AAL) in Aalborg

How many inhabitants does Denmark have?

Denmark has 5,605,948 inhabitants.

How big is Denmark?

The surface area of Denmark is 26,779 mi². It is 9x smaller than United States.

What is the capital of Denmark?

The capital of Denmark is Copenhagen.

What is the currency of Denmark?

In Denmark, the Danish krone (DKK) is used for payment.

Exchange rates on 3 October 2022

  • 1 US dollar = 6.28 Danish krone
  • 1 Danish krone = 0.16 US dollar
  • 100 US dollar = 627.63 Danish krone
  • 100 Danish krone = 15.93 US dollar

What is the area code of Denmark?

The area code to call Denmark is +45.