Lapland
weather, climate and best time to visit


Best time to visit Lapland

For visiting Lapland, the best time to visit is in July. In this period you have a pleasant temperature and almost no precipitation. The highest average temperature in the Lapland region is 63°F in July and the lowest is 14°F in January.

In the table below you can quickly find the monthly average weather for the Lapland region, the monthly temperature or when it rains the most. Monthly averages are based on weather data from the last 30 years.

Climate Lapland by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°F) 14 15 22 31 41 54 63 58 49 34 25 19
Precipitation (inch) 8 7 6 7 10 13 15 12 15 10 8 9



Travel and stay Lapland

Lapland weather

The weather for Lapland over the next 14 days will be 55°F till 75° with several days chance of light rain showers till heavy rain.

5-day weather forecast Lapland

Weather
Max/min
Precip
Wind
UV
Monday
15 august
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66°F
46°F
0 in
0%
3 Bft
S
3
Tuesday
16 august
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73°F
57°F
0.3 in
20%
4 Bft
S
4
Wednesday
17 august
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64°F
50°F
12.6 in
95%
4 Bft
WSW
1
Thursday
18 august
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64°F
46°F
4.6 in
85%
3 Bft
SE
1
Friday
19 august
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68°F
46°F
0 in
0%
2 Bft
WSW
4

View the 14 day weather forecast for Lapland


Climate Lapland

The region Lapland has a continental climate. It is warm in the summer and cold in the winter. The average annual temperature for Lapland is 6° degrees and there is about 119 inch of rain in a year. It is dry for 149 days a year with an average humidity of 85% and an UV-index of 2.

Lapland

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°F) 14 15 22 31 41 54 63 58 49 34 25 19
Night temp. (°F) 4 3 8 17 29 42 48 44 38 28 17 9
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (inch) 8 7 6 7 10 13 15 12 15 10 8 9
Days with rain 5 4 6 8 11 13 15 13 13 9 5 6
Days with snow 19 18 17 16 10 2 - - 3 12 16 21
Dry days 7 6 8 6 10 15 16 18 14 10 9 4
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 1 4 5 6 6 0 6 9 7 5 2 0
Wind force (Bft) 3 3 3 2 2 3 3 3 3 3 2 3
UV-index 1 1 2 1 3 4 4 3 2 2 1 1

Lapland weather by month

What is the average Lapland weather like in a given month? Let's find out! Click on a month to check all the monthly averages for sunshine, temperature highs and lows, percentage chance of rain per day, snowfall accumulation and number of rainy days.


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Frequently asked questions

Where is Lapland?

The region Lapland is located in . It lies in a straight line 3,771 miles from New York. By car the distance is 1,927 miles. The total travel time is 34 hours and 30 minutes.

How long is the flight to Lapland?

The flight time from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to Lapland is approximately 11 h. 20 min.

What are the largest airports in Lapland?

These are the largest airports in Lapland:

  • Kiruna Airport in Kiruna
  • Gällivare Airport in Gällivare

How many inhabitants does Lapland have?

Lapland has 2,000,000 inhabitants.

How big is Lapland?

The surface area of Lapland is {size.

What is the currency of Lapland?

In Lapland, the Euro (EUR) is used for payment.

Exchange rates on 14 August 2022

  • 1 US dollar = 0.84 Euro
  • 1 Euro = 1.19 US dollar
  • 100 US dollar = 84.21 Euro
  • 100 Euro = 118.75 US dollar