The best times to visit Balsta for ideal weather are

June 4th to September 2nd

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

 

 


Other Balsta Travel Info

Weather in Balsta

Temperature

Average temperatures in Balsta vary drastically. Considering humidity, temperatures feel cold for most of the year with a low chance of precipitation most of the year. The area is less temperate than some — in the 35th 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 Balsta, 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 76.6°F (24.8°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 54.9°F (12.7°C) at night.

Balsta Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Balsta 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.

Balsta Perceived Temperature (F)

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Balsta Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Balsta 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 31.1 26.1 19.7
Feb 32 25.8 17.1
Mar 39.8 32 23.1
Apr 52.9 42.6 31.8
May 62.6 52 40.3
Jun 68.5 58.6 47.6
Jul 74.5 64.4 53.5
Aug 70.6 60.9 50.7
Sep 61.8 52.8 43.3
Oct 50.4 43.2 35.3
Nov 41.9 37.6 32.1
Dec 33.3 28.2 22.1

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan -0.5 -3.3 -6.8
Feb 0 -3.4 -8.3
Mar 4.3 0 -4.9
Apr 11.6 5.9 -0.1
May 17 11.1 4.6
Jun 20.3 14.8 8.7
Jul 23.6 18 11.9
Aug 21.4 16.1 10.4
Sep 16.6 11.6 6.3
Oct 10.2 6.2 1.8
Nov 5.5 3.1 0.1
Dec 0.7 -2.1 -5.5

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Balsta are March, February, 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 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 mid to late September with an average of 3 days of significant precipitation the week of September 17th.

When can you find snow in Balsta? Weather stations report very large amounts of snow likely to be deepest around January, especially close to early January. The best time to ski (if at all) in Balsta is often around around December 3rd 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 Balsta.

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Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Balsta (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 14% 10.2 1.1
Feb 9% 10 0.9
Mar 7% 8.5 0.5
Apr 9% 0 0.8
May 13% 0 1.3
Jun 19% 0 1.8
Jul 14% 0 2
Aug 21% 0 2.4
Sep 20% 0 2.1
Oct 15% 0 1.4
Nov 15% 2.8 1.5
Dec 11% 9.8 1

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 14 25.9 2.8
Feb 9 25.4 2.3
Mar 7 21.6 1.3
Apr 9 0 2
May 13 0 3.3
Jun 19 0 4.6
Jul 14 0 5.1
Aug 21 0 6.1
Sep 20 0 5.3
Oct 15 0 3.6
Nov 15 7.1 3.8
Dec 11 24.9 2.5

 

Humidity and Wind

Balsta has some extremely humid months, with other comfortably humid months. The least humid month is May (57.4% relative humidity), and the most humid month is November (86.5%).

Wind in Balsta is usually calm. The windiest month is May, followed by March and April. May’s average wind speed of around 4.5 knots (5.2 MPH or 8.4 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 late April where average top sustained speeds reach 8.9 knots, which is considered a gentle breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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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 4.1 Light breeze 7 Gentle breeze
Feb 3.9 Barely noticeable 7.1 Gentle breeze
Mar 4.5 Light breeze 8.1 Gentle breeze
Apr 4.5 Light breeze 8.6 Gentle breeze
May 4.5 Light breeze 8.3 Gentle breeze
Jun 4.2 Light breeze 7.7 Gentle breeze
Jul 4.2 Light breeze 7.7 Gentle breeze
Aug 3.7 Barely noticeable 7 Gentle breeze
Sep 3.8 Barely noticeable 7 Gentle breeze
Oct 3.9 Barely noticeable 6.9 Light breeze
Nov 4.4 Light breeze 7.1 Gentle breeze
Dec 4.2 Light breeze 6.9 Light breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 82.4%
Feb 78.1%
Mar 66.4%
Apr 59.5%
May 57.4%
Jun 60.6%
Jul 64%
Aug 71.4%
Sep 76.4%
Oct 81%
Nov 86.5%
Dec 85.1%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Balsta?

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 Balsta, Sweden is August, followed by May and June. 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 Balsta in December. 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 somewhat extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 52.3 in December means 52.3% of the tourists vs. August.

 

 

Overall Balsta Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 67.2°F (19.6°C) and 37.1°F (2.8°C) with far warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is rare with 2 to 4 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is the second 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 comfortably cool weather with high temperatures that are comfortable. These months see the most precipitation with 4 to 6 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Balsta, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 65.5°F (18.6°C) and 36.6°F (2.6°C), which will feel chilly given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 5 to 6 days per month. Tourism is fairly slow during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be lower priced.

Winter (December through February)

Weather is far too cold this time of year in Balsta to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 37.1°F (2.8°C) and 29.9°F (-1.2°C). On average, it rains or snows a smalll amount: 3 to 4 times per month. These times of year are the slowest with tourists.

 

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