The best times to visit Are for ideal weather are
June 25th to August 19th
based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.
Are Travel Guide
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Weather in Are
Average temperatures in Are vary drastically. Considering humidity, temperatures feel cold for most of the year with a chance of rain or snow throughout most of the year. The area is far less temperate than some — in the 5th percentile for pleasant weather — compared to tourist destinations worldwide. Weeks with ideal weather are listed above. If you’re looking for the very warmest time to visit Are, the hottest months are July, August, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early July where highs are regularly around 66.1°F (18.9°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 48.4°F (9.1°C) at night.
Are Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
Are Temperatures (Celsius)
The way we experience weather isn’t all about temperature. Higher temperatures affect us much more at higher humidity, and colder temperatures feel piercing with high winds. Our perceived temperatures factor in humidity and wind chill to better represent how hot or cold the day feels to a person.
Are Perceived Temperature (F)
Are Perceived Temperature (C)
Average Are Temperatures by Month
Daily highs (averaged for the month) usually give the best indication of the weather. A significantly lower mean and low generally just means it gets colder at night.
|Month||Avg. High (°F)||Avg. Mean (°F)||Avg. Low (°F)|
|Month||Avg. High (°C)||Avg. Mean (°C)||Avg. Low (°C)|
Precipitation (Rain or Snow)
If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Are are December, May, and then April. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around late March. For example, on the week of March 26th there is 1 day of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in early to mid October with an average of 4 days of significant precipitation the week of October 8th.
When can you find snow in Are? Weather stations report far greater snow than most tourist destinations snow through most of the year likely to be deepest around March, especially close to mid March. The best time to ski (if at all) in Are is often around around March 12th when fresh powder is deepest. Please note that a value of 0 for snow in the graph below may either mean there was no snow, or that snow is unreported.
Chance of Precipitation
The graph below shows the % chance of rainy and snowy days in Are.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Are (in).
Average Rain and Snow by Month
|Month||Daily Chance of Rain||Average Snow Depth (in)||Total Precipitation (in)|
|Month||Daily Chance of Rain||Average Snow Depth (cm)||Total Precipitation (cm)|
Humidity and Wind
Are has some extremely humid months, and above average humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is June (61.6% relative humidity), and the most humid month is November (84%).
Wind in Are is usually moderate. The windiest month is January, followed by March and November. January’s average wind speed of around 11.4 knots (13.1 MPH or 21 KPH) is considered “a moderate breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in mid January where average top sustained speeds reach 20.5 knots, which is considered a fresh breeze.
Relative Humidity (%)
The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Are.
The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.
Average Wind Speeds
Show Wind Speeds
All wind speeds are in knots. 1 knot = 1.15 MPH or 1.85 KPH.
|Month||Avg. Wind||Avg. Wind Feel||Sustained High Wind||High Wind Feel|
|Jan||11.4||Significant breeze||18.1||Strong breeze|
|Feb||9.4||Gentle breeze||15.3||Significant breeze|
|Mar||10.3||Gentle breeze||15.9||Strong breeze|
|Apr||9.3||Gentle breeze||15.5||Significant breeze|
|May||7.8||Gentle breeze||13.4||Strong breeze|
|Jun||7.5||Gentle breeze||11.8||Significant breeze|
|Jul||8.1||Gentle breeze||12||Strong breeze|
|Aug||7.8||Gentle breeze||12.5||Significant breeze|
|Sep||9.6||Gentle breeze||15.8||Strong breeze|
|Oct||9.8||Gentle breeze||15.3||Significant breeze|
|Nov||10.3||Gentle breeze||16.4||Strong breeze|
|Dec||9.1||Gentle breeze||14.2||Significant breeze|
Show Relative Humidity by Month
|Month||Avg. Relative Humidity|
Is it Safe to Travel to Are?
Our best data indicates this area is generally safe. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are no travel advisories or warnings for Sweden; exercise normal security precautions. Check this page for any recent changes or regions to avoid: Travel Advice and Advisories. This advisory was last updated on Aug 22, 2019.
The Busiest and Least Crowded Months
The busiest month for tourism in Are, Sweden is August, followed by April and May. Prices for hotels and flights will be most expensive during these months, though you can save if you purchase well in advance. Tourists are unlikely to visit Are in October. Those willing to visit at these times will likely find it the least expensive month.
Estimated Tourism by Month
Most Popular Months to Visit
Overall Are Travel Experience by Season
Spring (March through May)
Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel very cold. Highs range from 62.6°F (17°C) and 27.9°F (-2.3°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 8 to 9 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is the busiest for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for things to do.
Summer (June through August)
The middle-year months have cold weather with high temperatures that are brisk. These months see moderate precipitation with 10 to 14 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the second busiest season for tourism in Are, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly more.
Fall (September through November)
Fall daily highs range from 51.7°F (10.9°C) and 29.3°F (-1.5°C), which will feel chilly given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a great amount: 12 to 14 days per month. Tourism is the slowest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be affordably priced.
Winter (December through February)
Weather is far too cold this time of year in Are to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 30.6°F (-0.8°C) and 20.9°F (-6.2°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 7 to 11 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.