Spitsbergen

Best time to visit, climate and weather Spitsbergen

Best time to visit Spitsbergen, Netherlands

Best time to visit Spitsbergen, Netherlands

The best time to visit Spitsbergen in The Netherlands is from april until october, when you will have a soft or pleasant temperature and limited rainfall. The highest average temperature in Spitsbergen is 24° in july and the lowest is 6° in january.

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

Best time to visit and climate Spitsbergen

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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
12° 16° 19° 20° 24° 23° 22° 16° 11° 10°
MM
rain
23 mm 15 mm 21 mm 14 mm 17 mm 28 mm 31 mm 25 mm 19 mm 21 mm 20 mm 28 mm
Snow
days
5 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 4
Vacation Spitsbergen

Vacation Spitsbergen

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Climate Spitsbergen

Climate Spitsbergen

Climate Spitsbergen per Month
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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
12° 16° 19° 20° 24° 23° 22° 16° 11° 10°
Night
min °C
11° 14° 14° 12°
MM
rain
23 mm 15 mm 21 mm 14 mm 17 mm 28 mm 31 mm 25 mm 19 mm 21 mm 20 mm 28 mm
Rain
days
14 10 12 12 13 15 17 16 14 15 13 17
Snow
days
5 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 4
Dry
days
12 13 18 18 18 15 14 15 16 16 16 10
Wind force
in Bft
4 4 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 4
Average
UV-index
2 2 3 3 4 4 5 4 4 3 2 2
 

Climate Spitsbergen january

On average, it is maximum 6° in january in Spitsbergen and at least around 1° degrees. In january there are 14 days of rainfall with a total of 23 mm. The it will be dry 12 days this month in Spitsbergen and on average, it snows 5 days in january.

Climate Spitsbergen february

On average, it is maximum 9° in february in Spitsbergen and at least around 1° degrees. In february there are 10 days of rainfall with a total of 15 mm. The it will be dry 13 days this month in Spitsbergen and on average, it snows 5 days in february.

Climate Spitsbergen march

On average, it is maximum 12° in march in Spitsbergen and at least around 3° degrees. In march there are 12 days of rainfall with a total of 21 mm. The it will be dry 18 days this month in Spitsbergen and on average, it snows 1 day in march.

Climate Spitsbergen april

On average, it is maximum 16° in april in Spitsbergen and at least around 6° degrees. In april there are 12 days of rainfall with a total of 14 mm and the it will be dry 18 days this month in Spitsbergen.

Climate Spitsbergen may

On average, it is maximum 19° in may in Spitsbergen and at least around 9° degrees. In may there are 13 days of rainfall with a total of 17 mm and the it will be dry 18 days this month in Spitsbergen.

Climate Spitsbergen june

On average, it is maximum 20° in june in Spitsbergen and at least around 11° degrees. In june there are 15 days of rainfall with a total of 28 mm and the it will be dry 15 days this month in Spitsbergen.

Climate Spitsbergen july

On average, it is maximum 24° in july in Spitsbergen and at least around 14° degrees. In july there are 17 days of rainfall with a total of 31 mm and the it will be dry 14 days this month in Spitsbergen.

Climate Spitsbergen august

On average, it is maximum 23° in august in Spitsbergen and at least around 14° degrees. In august there are 16 days of rainfall with a total of 25 mm and the it will be dry 15 days this month in Spitsbergen.

Climate Spitsbergen september

On average, it is maximum 22° in september in Spitsbergen and at least around 12° degrees. In september there are 14 days of rainfall with a total of 19 mm and the it will be dry 16 days this month in Spitsbergen.

Climate Spitsbergen october

On average, it is maximum 16° in october in Spitsbergen and at least around 9° degrees. In october there are 15 days of rainfall with a total of 21 mm and the it will be dry 16 days this month in Spitsbergen.

Climate Spitsbergen november

On average, it is maximum 11° in november in Spitsbergen and at least around 5° degrees. In november there are 13 days of rainfall with a total of 20 mm. The it will be dry 16 days this month in Spitsbergen and on average, it snows 1 day in november.

Climate Spitsbergen december

On average, it is maximum 10° in december in Spitsbergen and at least around 3° degrees. In december there are 17 days of rainfall with a total of 28 mm. The it will be dry 10 days this month in Spitsbergen and on average, it snows 4 days in december.

14 day weather forecast Spitsbergen

14 day weather forecast Spitsbergen

The weather for Spitsbergen in Netherlands will be 18° till 15° degrees in the next 14 days with several days chance of light rain showers or even quite a bit of rain.

Weather forecast this week
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Mo
20 May
Tu
21 May
We
22 May
Th
23 May
Fr
24 May
Sa
25 May
Su
26 May
  Bewolkt Bewolkt Broken wolken Broken wolken Bewolkt Gespreide bewolking Bewolkt
Max (°C) 18° 15° 17° 19° 19° 14° 16°
Min (°C) 11° 11° 10°
Rainfall (mm) 0.3
mm
0
mm
0
mm
0
mm
1.2
mm
0
mm
1.8
mm
Rainfall (%) 15% 0% 0% 0% 20% 0% 25%
UV-index
UV-index 3 3 6 4 5 5 3

Weather forecast next week
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Mo
27 May
Tu
28 May
We
29 May
Th
30 May
Fr
31 May
Sa
1 Jun
Su
2 Jun
  Regen Light doucheregen Gespreide bewolking Light doucheregen Gespreide bewolking Broken wolken Lichte Regen
Max (°C) 15° 16° 16° 12° 16° 15° 10°
Min (°C) 12°
Rainfall (mm) 11.0
mm
6.6
mm
0.4
mm
6.6
mm
0.3
mm
4.3
mm
16.6
mm
Rainfall (%) 70% 55% 10% 55% 15% 45% 75%
UV-index
UV-index 2 8 5 4 6 7 3
About Spitsbergen

About Spitsbergen

Spitsbergen lies in Netherlands in the province Groningen. If you want to call Spitsbergen you have to use + or 00 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 +5012457809 or 005012457809.

Spitsbergen is in a straight line at 508 km distance from London. From London-Heathrow the flight time is about 1 hour and 50 min.

The coordinates of Spitsbergen, Netherlands are latitude: 53.175984 en longitude: 6.835195

The GPS coordinates are N 53° 10' 33.5424" en E 6° 50' 6.7020"

Time difference Spitsbergen

Time difference Spitsbergen

In Spitsbergen it is now 12:28 o’clock in the afternoon on monday 20 may 2019. That is 1 hour later than in United Kingdom. The time zone of Spitsbergen is Europe/Amsterdam and the Greenwich time is UTC+02.

Currency Spitsbergen

Currency Spitsbergen

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