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    Weather Facts about Sweden

    Highest temperatures in Sweden
   
Lowest temperatures in Sweden
   
Highest monthly precipitation in Sweden

   
Sun hours and precipitation in Stockholm compared with other European cities
   
Record values for Stockholm
   
Normal values for Stockholm
   
   
Temperature and precipitation in Stockholm during different seasons 1900-2002 (Swedish legend)
   
Tornadoes in Sweden (PF 97)  



Highest temperatures in Sweden                                                                                    Back to top

Month Maxtemp (deg C) Place Region Date Year
January 12.4 Allgunnen

Småland

5 1973
February 16.5 Västervik Småland 18 1961
  16.5 Ölvingtorp Småland 18 1961
March 22.2 Oskarshamn Småland 30 1968
  22.2 Sandbäckshult Småland 30 1968
April 29.0 Genevad Halland 27 1993
May 32.5 Kristianstad Skåne 27 1892
  32.5 Kalmar Småland 28 1892
June 38.0 Målilla Småland 29 1947
July 38.0 Ultuna Uppland 9 1933
August 36.8 Holma Östergötland 9 1975
September 29.1 Stehag Skåne 1 1975
October 24.5 Oskarshamn Småland 9 1995
November 18.4 Ugerup Skåne 2 1968
December 13.7 Simrishamn Skåne 24 1977


Lowest temperatures in Sweden                                                                                        Back to top

Month Mintemp (deg C) Place Region Date Year
January -49.0 Karesuando

Lappland

27 1999
  -49.0 Vuoggatjålme Lappland 1 1951
February -52.6 Vuoggatjålme Lappland 2 1966
March -45.8 Vuoggatjålme Lappland 4 1971
April -36.5 Karesuando Lappland 6 1916
May -24.1 Fjällnäs Härjedalen 3 1981
June -12.9 Vassitjåkko Lappland 2 1907
July -5.0 Funäsdalen Härjedalen 22 1888
  -5.0 Funäsdalen Härjedalen 14 1893
August -8.5 Nikkaluokta Lappland 31 1959
September -15.2 Brännberg Norrbotten 29 1939
October -31.5 Myrheden Västerbotten 28 1968
November -43.0 Vittangi Lappland 24-26 1890
December -48.9 * Hemavan Lappland 30 1978

*  -53 C  was recorded on Dec 13 1941 on a private (but later controlled) thermometer


Highest monthly precipitation in Sweden                                                                          Back to top

Month Precip. (mm) Place Region Year
January 429 Jormlien

Jämtland

1989
February 311 Gråsjön Jämtland 1943
March 312 Gånälven Jämtland 1938
April 308 Sandnäs Jämtland 1943
May 209 Tåsan Värmland 1997
June 278 Klövsjö Jämtland 1987
July 333 Bäckaskog Skåne 1959
August 356 Åsnorrbodarna Hälsingland 1986
September 301 Höglekardalen Jämtland 1984
October 330 Dingle Bohuslän 1967
November 292 Röjdåsen Värmland 2000
December 373 Björkede Jämtland 1975


Updated: 2001-01-22
Source: Väder och Vatten SMHI