Climate in Västernorrland

Average daytime and nighttime temperatures

All climate diagrams on this page result from the collected data of the official weather station in Västernorrland in a height of 5m above sea level. All data correspond to the average monthly values of the last 20 years.

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Västernorrland is one of the coldest regions in Sweden with an average daily high temperature of only 9 degrees centigrade. It rarely gets really warm here. Due to the warmer temperatures the best time for traveling is from May to September. Less attractive are the cold months from November to March.
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Rainy days per monthRainy days per month in Västernorrland
A rainy day is a day on which at least an amount of 0.1 mm precipitation (=0.1 liter) per square meter falls. This can be rain, snow, hail or even dew. So it does not have to rain the whole day. With 12 rainy days, December offers the most number of rainy days, and in April the least.
Precipitation in mm/dayPrecipitation in Västernorrland
The amount of precipitation is measured in millimeters per square meter. Thus, at two mm/day, two liters of water fall on one square meter within 24 hours. With only 0.7 mm, the least rain falls in April. August, on the other hand, has the most rain.
Map of Västernorrland

Most important cities in the region »Västernorrland«

Only very small villages are located here. The two biggest are Sundsvall and Örnsköldsvik. The region has a west-east extension of about 180 km and over 130 km from north to south.

CityPopulationGeo position
Sundsvall48,46362° 23' 29"N17° 18' 23"E
Örnsköldsvik27,74963° 17' 27"N18° 42' 55"E
Härnösand17,01662° 37' 56"N17° 56' 17"E
Timrå10,16862° 29' 12"N17° 19' 34"E
Sollefteå8,53063° 10' 0"N17° 16' 0"E
Kramfors6,23562° 55' 54"N17° 46' 35"E
Vi4,75762° 17' 60"N17° 10' 0"E
Matfors3,23962° 20' 55"N17° 1' 54"E
Ånge2,95662° 31' 30"N15° 39' 33"E
Kvissleby2,63362° 17' 37"N17° 22' 30"E
Johannedal2,59262° 26' 3"N17° 22' 22"E
Söråker2,27162° 30' 20"N17° 30' 37"E
Stockvik2,16562° 20' 12"N17° 21' 57"E
Bollstabruk2,11862° 59' 52"N17° 40' 25"E
Sundsbruk2,09862° 27' 29"N17° 20' 56"E
Njurundabommen1,95962° 15' 48"N17° 23' 1"E
Bjästa1,78563° 12' 0"N18° 30' 0"E
Husum1,70963° 19' 60"N19° 10' 0"E
Bergeforsen1,53562° 31' 51"N17° 22' 52"E
Nordingrå1,50062° 55' 60"N18° 19' 0"E
Köpmanholmen1,26763° 10' 0"N18° 34' 0"E
Fränsta1,24362° 29' 55"N16° 10' 13"E
Bredbyn1,22763° 26' 48"N18° 6' 37"E
Nolby1,20062° 17' 15"N17° 22' 9"E
Ås1,09763° 22' 0"N16° 34' 60"E
Skottsund1,05262° 17' 26"N17° 23' 13"E

Data basis: German Weather Service, individual values averaged and supplemented by own elements. Data on cities and inhabitants:, United Nations Statistics Division and own research.
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