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Best time to visit Nuuk, Greenland

Best time to visit Nuuk, Greenland

The best time to visit Nuuk in Greenland is from may until september, when you will have a very cold temperature, but limited till little rainfall. The highest average temperature in Nuuk is 12° in july and the lowest is -2° in january.

If you want to know what the average temperature is in Nuuk 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.

Climate Nuuk per month

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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° -1° -2° 12° 12°
Water °C
MM
rain
26 mm 22 mm 20 mm 29 mm 32 mm 26 mm 38 mm 40 mm 50 mm 43 mm 37 mm 34 mm
Snow
days
13 13 14 14 11 2 0 1 5 9 10 14
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Climate Nuuk

Climate Nuuk

Climate Nuuk per Month
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Nuuk there is the tundra climate prevailing. The average annual temperature for Nuuk is 0° degrees and there is about 395 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 190 days a year with an average humidity of 76% and an UV-index of 2.

 
Day
max °C
Night
min °C
Water °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
-2° -1° -2° 12° 12°
Night
min °C
-9° -10° -10° -6° -1° -1° -5° -7°
Water °C
MM
rain
26 mm 22 mm 20 mm 29 mm 32 mm 26 mm 38 mm 40 mm 50 mm 43 mm 37 mm 34 mm
Rain
days
3 3 4 7 8 10 10 11 13 8 6 5
Snow
days
13 13 14 14 11 2 0 1 5 9 10 14
Dry
days
15 12 13 9 12 18 21 19 12 14 14 12
Wind force
in Bft
3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 4 4
Average
UV-index
2 1 1 2 2 2 3 2 1 2 2 1
 

Climate Nuuk january

On average, it is maximum -2° in january in Nuuk and at least around -9° degrees. The sea temperature is around 1° degrees. In january there are 3 days of rainfall with a total of 26 mm. The it will be dry 15 days this month in Nuuk and on average, it snows 13 days in january.

Suitable month for:winter sports

Climate Nuuk february

On average, it is maximum -1° in february in Nuuk and at least around -10° degrees. The sea temperature is around 0° degrees. In february there are 3 days of rainfall with a total of 22 mm. The it will be dry 12 days this month in Nuuk and on average, it snows 13 days in february.

Suitable month for:winter sports

Climate Nuuk march

On average, it is maximum -2° in march in Nuuk and at least around -10° degrees. The sea temperature is around 1° degrees. In march there are 4 days of rainfall with a total of 20 mm. The it will be dry 13 days this month in Nuuk and on average, it snows 14 days in march.

Suitable month for:winter sports

Climate Nuuk april

On average, it is maximum 1° in april in Nuuk and at least around -6° degrees. The sea temperature is around 1° degrees. In april there are 7 days of rainfall with a total of 29 mm. The it will be dry 9 days this month in Nuuk and on average, it snows 14 days in april.

Suitable month for:winter sports

Climate Nuuk may

On average, it is maximum 5° in may in Nuuk and at least around -1° degrees. The sea temperature is around 2° degrees. In may there are 8 days of rainfall with a total of 32 mm. The it will be dry 12 days this month in Nuuk and on average, it snows 11 days in may.

Suitable month for:winter sports

Climate Nuuk june

On average, it is maximum 9° in june in Nuuk and at least around 4° degrees. The sea temperature is around 4° degrees. In june there are 10 days of rainfall with a total of 26 mm. The it will be dry 18 days this month in Nuuk and on average, it snows 2 days in june.

Climate Nuuk july

On average, it is maximum 12° in july in Nuuk and at least around 7° degrees. The sea temperature is around 6° degrees. In july there are 10 days of rainfall with a total of 38 mm and the it will be dry 21 days this month in Nuuk.

Climate Nuuk august

On average, it is maximum 12° in august in Nuuk and at least around 7° degrees. The sea temperature is around 6° degrees. In august there are 11 days of rainfall with a total of 40 mm. The it will be dry 19 days this month in Nuuk and on average, it snows 1 day in august.

Climate Nuuk september

On average, it is maximum 8° in september in Nuuk and at least around 3° degrees. The sea temperature is around 5° degrees. In september there are 13 days of rainfall with a total of 50 mm. The it will be dry 12 days this month in Nuuk and on average, it snows 5 days in september.

Climate Nuuk october

On average, it is maximum 4° in october in Nuuk and at least around -1° degrees. The sea temperature is around 4° degrees. In october there are 8 days of rainfall with a total of 43 mm. The it will be dry 14 days this month in Nuuk and on average, it snows 9 days in october.

Climate Nuuk november

On average, it is maximum 1° in november in Nuuk and at least around -5° degrees. The sea temperature is around 2° degrees. In november there are 6 days of rainfall with a total of 37 mm. The it will be dry 14 days this month in Nuuk and on average, it snows 10 days in november.

Suitable month for:winter sports

Climate Nuuk december

On average, it is maximum 1° in december in Nuuk and at least around -7° degrees. The sea temperature is around 2° degrees. In december there are 5 days of rainfall with a total of 34 mm. The it will be dry 12 days this month in Nuuk and on average, it snows 14 days in december.

Suitable month for:winter sports
14 day weather forecast Nuuk

14 day weather forecast Nuuk

The weather for Nuuk in Greenland will be 11° till 7° degrees in the next 14 days with a couple of days chance of light rain showers.

Weather forecast this week
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We
26 Jun
Th
27 Jun
Fr
28 Jun
Sa
29 Jun
Su
30 Jun
Mo
1 Jul
Tu
2 Jul
  Bewolkt Broken wolken Broken wolken Bewolkt Bewolkt Bewolkt Bewolkt
Max (°C) 11°
Min (°C)
Water °C
Rainfall (mm) 1.4
mm
0
mm
0
mm
3.1
mm
0.1
mm
0
mm
0
mm
Rainfall (%) 20% 0% 0% 40% 15% 0% 0%
UV-index
UV-index 2 5 5 2 2 2 3

Weather forecast next week
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We
3 Jul
Th
4 Jul
Fr
5 Jul
Sa
6 Jul
Su
7 Jul
Mo
8 Jul
Tu
9 Jul
  Broken wolken Bewolkt Bewolkt Bewolkt Gespreide bewolking Enkele wolken Broken wolken
Max (°C)
Min (°C)
Water °C
Rainfall (mm) 0
mm
2.6
mm
0.8
mm
0
mm
0
mm
0
mm
0
mm
Rainfall (%) 0% 35% 15% 0% 0% 0% 0%
UV-index
UV-index 6 2 2 1 3 4 2
About Nuuk

About Nuuk

Nuuk lies in Greenland and the population consists of 14.798 inhabitants. If you want to call Nuuk you have to use +299 or 00299 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 +2995012457809 or 002995012457809.

Nuuk is in a straight line at 3.248 km distance from London. From London-Heathrow the flight time is about 5 hour.

The coordinates of Nuuk, Greenland are latitude: 64.183333 en longitude: -51.75

The GPS coordinates are N 64° 10' 59.9988" en W 51° 45' 0.0000"

Time difference Nuuk

Time difference Nuuk

In Nuuk it is now 08:41 o’clock in the morning on wednesday 26 june 2019. That is 3 hour earlier than in United Kingdom. The time zone of Nuuk is America/Godthab and the Greenwich time is UTC-02.

Currency Nuuk

Currency Nuuk

In Nuuk the Danish krone is used to pay.

Exchange rate Danish krone 26 june 2019

1 Danish krone = € 0,13 euro
100 Danish krone = € 13,41 euro

1 euro = 7,46 Danish krone
100 euro = 745,74 Danish krone

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Vaccinations Nuuk

Vaccinations Nuuk

Person and travel related vaccinations

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

  • Rabiës
  • Tuberculose (TBC)
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