The best times to visit Halmstad for ideal weather are

May 28th to September 16th

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



Other Halmstad Travel Info

Weather in Halmstad


Average temperatures in Halmstad vary greatly. Considering humidity, temperatures feel cold for about half of the year and otherwise nice with a very low chance of rain or snow throughout the year. The area is somewhat temperate — in the 54th 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 Halmstad, 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 73.4°F (23°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 55.6°F (13.1°C) at night.

Halmstad Temperatures (Fahrenheit)


Halmstad Temperatures (Celsius)


“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.

Halmstad Perceived Temperature (F)


Halmstad Perceived Temperature (C)



Average Halmstad 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 36 32.2 27.8
Feb 35.6 31.2 26.5
Mar 43 36.6 30.2
Apr 53.8 45.3 35.8
May 60.8 52.9 43.1
Jun 65.9 58.6 49.1
Jul 71.6 63.9 54.8
Aug 69.2 62.1 54.3
Sep 62.6 55.5 48.3
Oct 53.1 47.5 41.5
Nov 45.1 41.6 37.4
Dec 37.2 33.8 29.6

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 2.2 0.1 -2.3
Feb 2 -0.4 -3.1
Mar 6.1 2.6 -1
Apr 12.1 7.4 2.1
May 16 11.6 6.2
Jun 18.8 14.8 9.5
Jul 22 17.7 12.7
Aug 20.7 16.7 12.4
Sep 17 13.1 9.1
Oct 11.7 8.6 5.3
Nov 7.3 5.3 3
Dec 2.9 1 -1.3



Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Halmstad are January, March, 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 January. For example, on the week of January 1st there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in late February and early March with an average of 0 days of significant precipitation the week of February 26th.

When can you find snow in Halmstad? 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 Halmstad.

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

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

Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 0% 0 0
Feb 1% 0 0
Mar 0% 0 0
Apr 0% 0 0
May 0% 0 0
Jun 0% 0 0
Jul 0% 0 0
Aug 0% 0 0
Sep 0% 0 0
Oct 0% 0 0
Nov 0% 0 0
Dec 0% 0 0

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 0 0 0
Feb 1 0 0
Mar 0 0 0
Apr 0 0 0
May 0 0 0
Jun 0 0 0
Jul 0 0 0
Aug 0 0 0
Sep 0 0 0
Oct 0 0 0
Nov 0 0 0
Dec 0 0 0


Humidity and Wind

Halmstad has some extremely humid months, and above average humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is April (66.2% relative humidity), and the most humid month is December (86.7%).

Wind in Halmstad is usually calm. The windiest month is January, followed by November and December. January’s average wind speed of around 6.8 knots (7.8 MPH or 12.6 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 early to mid January where average top sustained speeds reach 12.5 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

Avg. Relative Humidity


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

Max Sustained Wind
Average Daily Wind

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 6.8 Light breeze 10.9 Gentle breeze
Feb 6.4 Light breeze 10.1 Gentle breeze
Mar 6.3 Light breeze 10.8 Gentle breeze
Apr 5.8 Light breeze 10.6 Gentle breeze
May 5.9 Light breeze 10.5 Gentle breeze
Jun 5.4 Light breeze 9.8 Gentle breeze
Jul 5 Light breeze 8.9 Gentle breeze
Aug 5.4 Light breeze 9.4 Gentle breeze
Sep 5.8 Light breeze 9.6 Gentle breeze
Oct 5.7 Light breeze 9.5 Gentle breeze
Nov 6.6 Light breeze 10.4 Gentle breeze
Dec 6.4 Light breeze 10.1 Gentle breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 86.2%
Feb 82.4%
Mar 75.7%
Apr 66.2%
May 67.5%
Jun 69.5%
Jul 72.7%
Aug 75%
Sep 77.4%
Oct 81%
Nov 85.1%
Dec 86.7%


Is it Safe to Travel to Halmstad?

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 Halmstad, Sweden is May, followed by August and January. 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 Halmstad in November. Those willing to visit at these times will likely find it the least expensive month.

Estimated Tourism by Month


Most Popular Months to Visit

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 63.3 in November means 63.3% of the tourists vs. May.



Overall Halmstad Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 66.2°F (19°C) and 39.6°F (4.2°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is nonexistent with roughly 0 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 least precipitation with about 0 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Halmstad, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 65.3°F (18.5°C) and 40.1°F (4.5°C), which will feel chilly given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a trivial amount: approximately 0 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 Halmstad to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 39.6°F (4.2°C) and 33.6°F (0.9°C). On average, it rains or snows a insignificant amount: consistently 0 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.


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