Climate of Sermersooq

Average daytime and nighttime temperatures

All climatic diagrams on this site result from the collected data from 2 measuring stations in Sermersooq.
All data correspond to the average monthly values of the last 20 years.

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The climate in Greenland is not really suitable for petted US Westcoasters or Central Europeans. It is mostly cold and in winter months the mercury column won't reach anything above freezing point. In the cold season even the maximum temperatures are well below zero. Due to the warmer temperatures the best time for traveling is from May to September. Nearly unattractive for tourists are the cold months from October to April.

Overview: Climate in Greenland
Duration of daylight and sunshine in Greenland

hours of sunshine per daySunshine hours per day in Sermersooq
rainy days per monthRainy days per month in Sermersooq
Precipitation in mm/dayPrecipitation in Sermersooq
Water temperatureWater temperatures in Sermersooq
Relative humidity in %Relative humidity in Sermersooq
Absolute humidity in g/m³ (approx.)Absolute humidity in Sermersooq
Climate charts for other regions in Greenland

Map of Sermersooq

Important cities in Sermersooq

Sermersooq is a part of Greenland and has an east-west extension of about 690 km. From north to south it is approximately 400 km. The biggest cities are Nuuk and Paamiut. The local time is now Monday, 3:41 pm.


Data basis: German Weather Service, individual values averaged and supplemented by own elements.