Finland

Best time to go to, climate and weather Finland

Best time to go to Finland

Best time to go to Finland

The best time to go to Finland is from june until september, in which you have a soft or pleasant temperature and little till mediocre rainfall. The highest average temperature in Finland is 22° in july and the lowest is -2° in january.

If you want to know what the average temperature is in Finland or when most rain or snow falls, you can find it quickly below. That way you are well prepared.

Best time to visit and climate Finnish Lapland

Climate data from: Rovaniemi
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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
-9° -7° -3° 10° 16° 20° 18° 12° -2° -6°
MM
rain
53 mm 52 mm 57 mm 61 mm 82 mm 89 mm 83 mm 84 mm 77 mm 56 mm 60 mm 65 mm
Snow
days
18 19 20 19 6 1 0 0 1 7 14 21

Best time to visit and climate Finland (South)

Climate data from: Helsinki
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Day
max °C
Sea
MM
rain
Snow
days
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day
max °C
-2° -2° 13° 17° 22° 20° 16°
Sea 17° 23° 23° 20° 13°
MM
rain
65 mm 68 mm 58 mm 60 mm 58 mm 76 mm 72 mm 103 mm 74 mm 73 mm 83 mm 87 mm
Snow
days
18 17 15 5 1 0 0 0 0 2 6 15
Holiday Finland

Holiday Finland

Hotels and apartments in Finland

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Climate Finland

Climate Finland

Climate Finnish Lapland per Month
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Finnish Lapland there are 2 types of climates prevailing, namely the warm-summer humid continental climate and subarctic climate. The average annual temperature for Finnish Lapland is 4° degrees and there is 818 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 89 days a year with an average humidity of 88% and an UV-index of 2.

 
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
-9° -7° -3° 10° 16° 20° 18° 12° -2° -6°
Night
min °C
-13° -12° -8° -3° 11° 15° 12° -4° -9°
MM
rain
53 mm 52 mm 57 mm 61 mm 82 mm 89 mm 83 mm 84 mm 77 mm 56 mm 60 mm 65 mm
Rain
days
1 2 3 11 17 21 21 17 17 12 9 4
Snow
days
18 19 20 19 6 1 0 0 1 7 14 21
Dry
days
12 7 8 0 8 8 10 14 12 12 7 6
Wind force
in Bft
2 2 3 2 3 2 2 2 2 2 2 3
Average
UV-index
1 1 1 1 3 5 5 4 2 1 1 1
Climate data from: Rovaniemi

Climate Finnish Lapland january

On average, it is maximum -9° in january in Finnish Lapland and at least around -13° degrees. In january there are 1 day of rainfall with a total of 53 mm. The it will be dry 12 days this month in Finland and on average, it snows 18 days in january.

Climate Finnish Lapland february

On average, it is maximum -7° in february in Finnish Lapland and at least around -12° degrees. In february there are 2 days of rainfall with a total of 52 mm. The it will be dry 7 days this month in Finland and on average, it snows 19 days in february.

Climate Finnish Lapland march

On average, it is maximum -3° in march in Finnish Lapland and at least around -8° degrees. In march there are 3 days of rainfall with a total of 57 mm. The it will be dry 8 days this month in Finland and on average, it snows 20 days in march.

Climate Finnish Lapland april

On average, it is maximum 1° in april in Finnish Lapland and at least around -3° degrees. In april there are 11 days of rainfall with a total of 61 mm. And on average, it snows 19 days in april.

Climate Finnish Lapland may

On average, it is maximum 10° in may in Finnish Lapland and at least around 6° degrees. In may there are 17 days of rainfall with a total of 82 mm. The it will be dry 8 days this month in Finland and on average, it snows 6 days in may.

Climate Finnish Lapland june

On average, it is maximum 16° in june in Finnish Lapland and at least around 11° degrees. In june there are 21 days of rainfall with a total of 89 mm. The it will be dry 8 days this month in Finland and on average, it snows 1 day in june.

Climate Finnish Lapland july

On average, it is maximum 20° in july in Finnish Lapland and at least around 15° degrees. In july there are 21 days of rainfall with a total of 83 mm and the it will be dry 10 days this month in Finland.

Climate Finnish Lapland august

On average, it is maximum 18° in august in Finnish Lapland and at least around 12° degrees. In august there are 17 days of rainfall with a total of 84 mm and the it will be dry 14 days this month in Finland.

Climate Finnish Lapland september

On average, it is maximum 12° in september in Finnish Lapland and at least around 8° degrees. In september there are 17 days of rainfall with a total of 77 mm. The it will be dry 12 days this month in Finland and on average, it snows 1 day in september.

Climate Finnish Lapland october

On average, it is maximum 3° in october in Finnish Lapland and at least around 0° degrees. In october there are 12 days of rainfall with a total of 56 mm. The it will be dry 12 days this month in Finland and on average, it snows 7 days in october.

Climate Finnish Lapland november

On average, it is maximum -2° in november in Finnish Lapland and at least around -4° degrees. In november there are 9 days of rainfall with a total of 60 mm. The it will be dry 7 days this month in Finland and on average, it snows 14 days in november.

Climate Finnish Lapland december

On average, it is maximum -6° in december in Finnish Lapland and at least around -9° degrees. In december there are 4 days of rainfall with a total of 65 mm. The it will be dry 6 days this month in Finland and on average, it snows 21 days in december.

Climate Finland (South) per Month
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Finland (South) there are 2 types of climates prevailing, namely the warm-summer humid continental climate and subarctic climate. The average annual temperature for Finland (South) is 9° degrees and there is 877 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 98 days a year with an average humidity of 82% and an UV-index of 3.

 
Day
max °C
Night
min °C
Sea
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
-2° -2° 13° 17° 22° 20° 16°
Night
min °C
-5° -5° -2° 13° 17° 16° 12° -1°
Sea 17° 23° 23° 20° 13°
MM
rain
65 mm 68 mm 58 mm 60 mm 58 mm 76 mm 72 mm 103 mm 74 mm 73 mm 83 mm 87 mm
Rain
days
7 8 10 16 16 17 18 19 17 17 19 15
Snow
days
18 17 15 5 1 0 0 0 0 2 6 15
Dry
days
6 3 6 9 14 13 13 12 13 12 5 1
Wind force
in Bft
3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 4 4
Average
UV-index
1 1 1 2 4 5 5 4 4 2 1 1
Climate data from: Helsinki

Climate Finland (South) january

On average, it is maximum -2° in january in Finland (South) and at least around -5° degrees. The sea temperature is around 3° degrees. In january there are 7 days of rainfall with a total of 65 mm. The it will be dry 6 days this month in Finland and on average, it snows 18 days in january.

Climate Finland (South) february

On average, it is maximum -2° in february in Finland (South) and at least around -5° degrees. The sea temperature is around 0° degrees. In february there are 8 days of rainfall with a total of 68 mm. The it will be dry 3 days this month in Finland and on average, it snows 17 days in february.

Climate Finland (South) march

On average, it is maximum 1° in march in Finland (South) and at least around -2° degrees. The sea temperature is around 0° degrees. In march there are 10 days of rainfall with a total of 58 mm. The it will be dry 6 days this month in Finland and on average, it snows 15 days in march.

Climate Finland (South) april

On average, it is maximum 6° in april in Finland (South) and at least around 2° degrees. The sea temperature is around 2° degrees. In april there are 16 days of rainfall with a total of 60 mm. The it will be dry 9 days this month in Finland and on average, it snows 5 days in april.

Climate Finland (South) may

On average, it is maximum 13° in may in Finland (South) and at least around 9° degrees. The sea temperature is around 9° degrees. In may there are 16 days of rainfall with a total of 58 mm. The it will be dry 14 days this month in Finland and on average, it snows 1 day in may.

Climate Finland (South) june

On average, it is maximum 17° in june in Finland (South) and at least around 13° degrees. The sea temperature is around 17° degrees. In june there are 17 days of rainfall with a total of 76 mm and the it will be dry 13 days this month in Finland.

Climate Finland (South) july

On average, it is maximum 22° in july in Finland (South) and at least around 17° degrees. The sea temperature is around 23° degrees. In july there are 18 days of rainfall with a total of 72 mm and the it will be dry 13 days this month in Finland.

Climate Finland (South) august

On average, it is maximum 20° in august in Finland (South) and at least around 16° degrees. The sea temperature is around 23° degrees. In august there are 19 days of rainfall with a total of 103 mm and the it will be dry 12 days this month in Finland.

Climate Finland (South) september

On average, it is maximum 16° in september in Finland (South) and at least around 12° degrees. The sea temperature is around 20° degrees. In september there are 17 days of rainfall with a total of 74 mm and the it will be dry 13 days this month in Finland.

Climate Finland (South) october

On average, it is maximum 9° in october in Finland (South) and at least around 6° degrees. The sea temperature is around 13° degrees. In october there are 17 days of rainfall with a total of 73 mm. The it will be dry 12 days this month in Finland and on average, it snows 2 days in october.

Climate Finland (South) november

On average, it is maximum 5° in november in Finland (South) and at least around 3° degrees. The sea temperature is around 9° degrees. In november there are 19 days of rainfall with a total of 83 mm. The it will be dry 5 days this month in Finland and on average, it snows 6 days in november.

Climate Finland (South) december

On average, it is maximum 2° in december in Finland (South) and at least around -1° degrees. The sea temperature is around 5° degrees. In december there are 15 days of rainfall with a total of 87 mm. The it will be dry 1 day this month in Finland and on average, it snows 15 days in december.

14 day weather forecast Finland

14 day weather forecast Finland

The weather for Helsinki in Finland will be 15° till 11° degrees in the next 14 days with a couple of days chance of light rain showers till heavy rain.

Weather forecast this week
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Fr
19 Apr
Sa
20 Apr
Su
21 Apr
Mo
22 Apr
Tu
23 Apr
We
24 Apr
Th
25 Apr
  Bewolkt Broken wolken Gespreide bewolking Broken wolken Enkele wolken Enkele wolken Light doucheregen
Max (°C) 15° 11° 11° 15° 15° 12°
Min (°C)
Rainfall (mm) 0
mm
0
mm
0
mm
0
mm
0
mm
0
mm
6.1
mm
Rainfall (%) 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 55%
UV-index
UV-index 2 5 5 3 5 5 4

Weather forecast next week
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Fr
26 Apr
Sa
27 Apr
Su
28 Apr
Mo
29 Apr
Tu
30 Apr
We
1 May
Th
2 May
  Bewolkt Helder hemel Bewolkt Bewolkt Bewolkt Lichte Regen Bewolkt
Max (°C) 13° 10° 11°
Min (°C)
Rainfall (mm) 2.2
mm
0
mm
0
mm
2.6
mm
2.3
mm
21.8
mm
0
mm
Rainfall (%) 30% 0% 0% 35% 30% 80% 0%
UV-index
UV-index 2 5 2 2 2 2 2
About Finland

About Finland

Finland is in the continental part Europa and the capital is Helsinki. It is 337.030 km² with 1.250 km of coastline and has a population of 5.514.997. 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 1.821 km distance from London. From London-Heathrow the flight time is about 2 hour and 50 min. If you are going to drive here by car, then the route is 2695 km from London to the capital city Helsinki and you are about 32 hour on your way without stops and delay..

Time difference Finland

Time difference Finland

In Finland it is now 00:11 hour at night on saturday 20 april 2019. That is 1 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:

MasterCard ATM Hunter
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MasterCard Nearby
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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.

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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