Best time to visit, weather and climate Copenhagen

Best time to visit Copenhagen, Denmark

The best time to visit Copenhagen in Denmark is from june until september, when you will have a soft or pleasant temperature and limited rainfall. The highest average temperature in Copenhagen is 20°C in july and the lowest is 2°C in february. The water temperature is between 5°C and 21°C. The weather and climate of Copenhagen is suitable for a city trip.

The average climate figure for Copenhagen is an 6,7. This is based on various factors, such as average temperatures, the chance of precipitation and weather experiences of others.


Copenhagen has the oceanic climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in Copenhagen 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 30 years.

Climate Copenhagen per month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
3°C 2°C 5°C 10°C 14°C 17°C 20°C 20°C 17°C 12°C 8°C 5°C
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18
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17
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13
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28
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33
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Climate Copenhagen

Copenhagen has the oceanic climate prevailing. There is rainfall during all months of the year. The average annual temperature for Copenhagen is 11° degrees and there is about 295 mm 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.


Climate Copenhagen

 
Day
Night
Water
Precip
Rain
days
Snow
days
Dry
days
Sun hours
per day
Wind force
in Bft
UV-index
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day 3°C 2°C 5°C 10°C 14°C 17°C 20°C 20°C 17°C 12°C 8°C 5°C
Night 0°C 0°C 2°C 5°C 9°C 12°C 15°C 16°C 13°C 9°C 6°C 3°C
Water 6°C 5°C 5°C 8°C 13°C 18°C 21°C 20°C 20°C 16°C 12°C 8°C
Precip 20
mm
18
mm
17
mm
13
mm
25
mm
28
mm
33
mm
44
mm
22
mm
26
mm
22
mm
27
mm
Rain
days
9 8 10 12 13 11 16 17 14 15 13 15
Snow
days
8 8 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 6
Dry
days
14 12 18 17 18 19 15 14 16 16 16 10
Sun hours
per day
3 3 5 9 9 10 10 10 8 4 3 3
Wind force
in 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 Copenhagen january

On average, it is maximum 3° in january in Copenhagen and at least around 0° degrees. The sea temperature is around 6° degrees. In january there are 9 days of rainfall with a total of 20 mm. The it will be dry 14 days this month in Copenhagen and on average, it snows 8 days in january.

Weather Copenhagen february

On average, it is maximum 2° in february in Copenhagen and at least around 0° degrees. The sea temperature is around 5° degrees. In february there are 8 days of rainfall with a total of 18 mm. The it will be dry 12 days this month in Copenhagen and on average, it snows 8 days in february.

Weather Copenhagen march

On average, it is maximum 5° in march in Copenhagen and at least around 2° degrees. The sea temperature is around 5° degrees. In march there are 10 days of rainfall with a total of 17 mm. The it will be dry 18 days this month in Copenhagen and on average, it snows 3 days in march.

Weather Copenhagen april

On average, it is maximum 10° in april in Copenhagen and at least around 5° degrees. The sea temperature is around 8° degrees. In april there are 12 days of rainfall with a total of 13 mm. The it will be dry 17 days this month in Copenhagen and on average, it snows 1 day in april.

Weather Copenhagen may

On average, it is maximum 14° in may in Copenhagen and at least around 9° degrees. The sea temperature is around 13° degrees. In may there are 13 days of rainfall with a total of 25 mm and the it will be dry 18 days this month in Copenhagen.

Weather Copenhagen june

On average, it is maximum 17° in june in Copenhagen and at least around 12° degrees. The sea temperature is around 18° degrees. In june there are 11 days of rainfall with a total of 28 mm and the it will be dry 19 days this month in Copenhagen.

Weather Copenhagen july

On average, it is maximum 20° in july in Copenhagen and at least around 15° degrees. The sea temperature is around 21° degrees. In july there are 16 days of rainfall with a total of 33 mm and the it will be dry 15 days this month in Copenhagen.

Weather Copenhagen august

On average, it is maximum 20° in august in Copenhagen and at least around 16° degrees. The sea temperature is around 20° degrees. In august there are 17 days of rainfall with a total of 44 mm and the it will be dry 14 days this month in Copenhagen.

Weather Copenhagen september

On average, it is maximum 17° in september in Copenhagen and at least around 13° degrees. The sea temperature is around 20° degrees. In september there are 14 days of rainfall with a total of 22 mm and the it will be dry 16 days this month in Copenhagen.

Weather Copenhagen october

On average, it is maximum 12° in october in Copenhagen and at least around 9° degrees. The sea temperature is around 16° degrees. In october there are 15 days of rainfall with a total of 26 mm and the it will be dry 16 days this month in Copenhagen.

Weather Copenhagen november

On average, it is maximum 8° in november in Copenhagen and at least around 6° degrees. The sea temperature is around 12° degrees. In november there are 13 days of rainfall with a total of 22 mm. The it will be dry 16 days this month in Copenhagen and on average, it snows 1 day in november.

Weather Copenhagen december

On average, it is maximum 5° in december in Copenhagen and at least around 3° degrees. The sea temperature is around 8° degrees. In december there are 15 days of rainfall with a total of 27 mm. The it will be dry 10 days this month in Copenhagen and on average, it snows 6 days in december.

14 day weather forecast Copenhagen

The weather for Copenhagen in Denmark will be 8° till 16° degrees in the next 14 days with a few days chance of light rain showers.

Weather forecast this week

Dag Weer Max Min Water Precip Change Wind UV
Tu
13 Apr
Overwegend bewolkt 7°C 2°C 6°C 1.1 mm 55% 3m/s 4
We
14 Apr
Wisselend bewolkt 8°C 1°C 6°C 0.1 mm 10% 2m/s 5
Th
15 Apr
Bewolkt 10°C 3°C 6°C 0 mm 0% 3m/s 3
Fr
16 Apr
Overwegend bewolkt 13°C 3°C 6°C 0 mm 0% 4m/s 4
Sa
17 Apr
Bewolkt 14°C 5°C 6°C 0.1 mm 10% 4m/s 4
Su
18 Apr
Overwegend bewolkt 16°C 7°C 6°C 0.1 mm 20% 4m/s 5
Mo
19 Apr
Overwegend bewolkt 14°C 6°C 6°C 0.1 mm 10% 4m/s 5

Weather forecast next week

Dag Weer Max Min Water Precip Change Wind UV
Tu
20 Apr
Overwegend bewolkt 15°C 7°C 6°C 0.1 mm 20% 2m/s 4
We
21 Apr
Wisselend bewolkt 17°C 7°C 6°C 0 mm 0% 2m/s 4
Th
22 Apr
Licht bewolkt 18°C 8°C 6°C 0 mm 0% 2m/s 5
Fr
23 Apr
Licht bewolkt 17°C 8°C 6°C 0 mm 0% 3m/s 2
Sa
24 Apr
Wisselend bewolkt 16°C 8°C 6°C 0 mm 0% 5m/s 1
Su
25 Apr
Bewolkt 16°C 9°C 6°C 0 mm 0% 6m/s 1
Mo
26 Apr
Bewolkt 15°C 10°C 6°C 1.5 mm 60% 6m/s 1

Weather experiences Copenhagen

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Vacation Copenhagen

Hotels and apartments in Copenhagen

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Flight tickets to Copenhagen

The 3 nearest airports to Copenhagen you can fly to are:

  • Copenhagen Kastrup Airport (8 km)
    Copenhagen
  • Malmö Sturup Airport (53 km)
    Malmö
  • Ängelholm-Helsingborg Airport (71 km)
    Ängelholm

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About Copenhagen

Copenhagen lies in Denmark in the province Hovedstaden and the population consists of 1.085.000 inhabitants. If you want to call Copenhagen you have to use +45 or 0045 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 +455012457809 or 00455012457809.

Copenhagen is in a straight line at 956 km distance from London. From London-Heathrow the flight time is about 3 hours20.

The coordinates of Copenhagen, Denmark are latitude: 55.6760968 en longitude: 12.5683372

The GPS coordinates are N 55° 40' 33.9600" en E 12° 34' 5.8800"

Currency Copenhagen

In Copenhagen the Danish krone is used to pay.

Exchange rate Danish krone (DKK) 13 april 2021

1 Danish krone = 0,16 United States dollar
100 Danish krone = 15,93 United States dollar

1 United States dollar = 6,28 Danish krone
100 United States dollar = 627,63 Danish krone

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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.

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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.

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Time difference Copenhagen

In Copenhagen it is now 15:47 o’clock in the afternoon on tuesday 13 april 2021. That is 6 hour later than in United States. The time zone of Copenhagen is Europe/Copenhagen and the Greenwich time is UTC+02.

Vaccinations Copenhagen

Person and travel related vaccinations

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

  • Tekenencefalitis