Västerbotten is one of the coldest regions in Sweden with an average daily high temperature of only 7 degrees centigrade. It won't be really warm here and given to the water temperatures of 0 degrees maximum you will leave your bathing togs at home. Due to the warmer temperatures the best time for traveling is from May to September. Nearly unattractive for tourists are the cold months from November to April.
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The most important cities in the region of Västerbotten
Västerbotten is a part of Sweden and has an east-west extension of about 230 km. From north to south it is approximately 220 km. The biggest cities are Umeå and Skellefteå. The local time is now Tuesday, 2:50 pm.