The climate on the Faroe Islands

Average daytime and nighttime temperatures


All climatic diagrams of this site are taken from the collected data from the official weather station of the Faroe Islands at an altitude of 56m above sea level. All data correspond to the average monthly values of the last 20 years.


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Climate zone: arctic polar zone

It won't be really warm here and given to the water temperatures of 11 degrees maximum you will leave your bathing togs at home.

Duration of daylight and sunshine on the Faroe Islands

Travel season

Due to the warmer temperatures the best time for traveling is from July to September. Nearly unattractive for tourists are the cold months from November to April.


hours of sunshine per day
Sunshine hours per day on the Faroe Islands
rainy days per month
Rainy days per month on the Faroe Islands
Precipitation in mm/day
Precipitation on the Faroe Islands
Relative humidity in %
Relative humidity on the Faroe Islands
Water temperature
Water temperatures on the Faroe Islands
Absolute humidity in g/m³ (approx.)
Absolute humidity on the Faroe Islands