The best times to visit Arjeplog for ideal weather are

July 2nd to August 12th

based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.

 

 


Other Arjeplog Travel Info

Weather in Arjeplog

Temperature

Average temperatures in Arjeplog vary drastically. Considering humidity, temperatures feel cold for most of the year with a fair chance of precipitation about half of the year. The area is less temperate than some — in the 17th 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 Arjeplog, the hottest months are July, August, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally late July where highs are regularly around 67.2°F (19.6°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 50.2°F (10.1°C) at night.

Arjeplog Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Arjeplog Temperatures (Celsius)

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“Feels-Like” Temperatures

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.

Arjeplog Perceived Temperature (F)

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Arjeplog Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Arjeplog 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.

Show Fahrenheit

Month Avg. High (°F) Avg. Mean (°F) Avg. Low (°F)
Jan 18.6 10.9 2.1
Feb 20.3 12.6 3.3
Mar 30.3 22.1 11.7
Apr 39.5 31.8 22.7
May 50.5 42.1 33
Jun 59.6 51.3 42.3
Jul 65.5 57.3 49
Aug 61.7 53.9 45.7
Sep 52.3 45.3 38.2
Oct 39.3 34.2 28.4
Nov 28.7 23.2 16.6
Dec 22.5 15.7 7.5

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan -7.4 -11.7 -16.6
Feb -6.5 -10.8 -15.9
Mar -0.9 -5.5 -11.3
Apr 4.2 -0.1 -5.2
May 10.3 5.6 0.6
Jun 15.3 10.7 5.7
Jul 18.6 14.1 9.4
Aug 16.5 12.2 7.6
Sep 11.3 7.4 3.4
Oct 4.1 1.2 -2
Nov -1.8 -4.9 -8.6
Dec -5.3 -9.1 -13.6

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Arjeplog are April, March, and then November. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around early to mid March. For example, on the week of March 12th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in early August with an average of 2 days of significant precipitation the week of July 30th.

When can you find snow in Arjeplog? Weather stations report no annual snow. 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 Arjeplog.

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Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Arjeplog (in).

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Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 18% 0 1.5
Feb 16% 0 1.2
Mar 13% 0 1.1
Apr 11% 0 1
May 18% 0 1.7
Jun 22% 0 2.2
Jul 26% 0 3.4
Aug 22% 0 2.8
Sep 20% 0 2.1
Oct 17% 0 1.7
Nov 15% 0 1.4
Dec 17% 0 1.6

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 18 0 3.8
Feb 16 0 3
Mar 13 0 2.8
Apr 11 0 2.5
May 18 0 4.3
Jun 22 0 5.6
Jul 26 0 8.6
Aug 22 0 7.1
Sep 20 0 5.3
Oct 17 0 4.3
Nov 15 0 3.6
Dec 17 0 4.1

 

Humidity and Wind

Arjeplog has some extremely humid months, with other comfortably humid months. The least humid month is June (55.3% relative humidity), and the most humid month is November (88.2%).

Wind in Arjeplog is usually calm. The windiest month is June, followed by April and May. June’s average wind speed of around 4.8 knots (5.6 MPH or 9 KPH) is considered “a light breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in mid April where average top sustained speeds reach 9 knots, which is considered a gentle breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Arjeplog.

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Wind

The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.

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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 3.1 Barely noticeable 6.1 Light breeze
Feb 3.6 Barely noticeable 7 Gentle breeze
Mar 4.5 Light breeze 8.1 Light breeze
Apr 4.6 Light breeze 8.1 Gentle breeze
May 4.6 Light breeze 8 Light breeze
Jun 4.8 Light breeze 8.2 Gentle breeze
Jul 4.5 Light breeze 7.8 Light breeze
Aug 4.1 Light breeze 7.2 Gentle breeze
Sep 4.6 Light breeze 7.7 Light breeze
Oct 4.4 Light breeze 7.6 Gentle breeze
Nov 3.3 Barely noticeable 6.6 Light breeze
Dec 3.3 Barely noticeable 6.7 Light breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 84.9%
Feb 83.1%
Mar 72.1%
Apr 63.2%
May 58.8%
Jun 55.3%
Jul 64.8%
Aug 70.3%
Sep 75.5%
Oct 82%
Nov 88.2%
Dec 85.8%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Arjeplog?

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 Arjeplog, Sweden is May, followed by September and July. 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 Arjeplog in March. Those willing to visit at these times will likely find it the least expensive month.

Estimated Tourism by Month

 

Most Popular Months to Visit

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Tourists Seeking Accommodations

Tourism graph is based on Google searches for services used by tourists relative to the rest of the year. Tourism data for this area is extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 66.3 in March means 66.3% of the tourists vs. May.

 

 

Overall Arjeplog Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel very cold. Highs range from 58.9°F (14.9°C) and 27°F (-2.8°C) with far warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 3 to 5 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is fairly slow for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for deals.

Summer (June through August)

The middle-year months have comfortably cool weather with high temperatures that are brisk. These months see the most precipitation with 7 to 8 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Arjeplog, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 55.7°F (13.2°C) and 25.1°F (-3.8°C), which will feel very chilly given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 5 to 6 days per month. Tourism is the second busiest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be slightly higher priced.

Winter (December through February)

Weather is far too cold this time of year in Arjeplog to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 27°F (-2.8°C) and 17°F (-8.3°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 4 to 6 times per month. These times of year are the slowest with tourists.

 

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