The best times to visit Haparanda for ideal weather are
April 16th to September 30th
based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.
Haparanda Travel Guide
Other Haparanda Travel Info
Weather in Haparanda
Average temperatures in Haparanda 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 25th 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 Haparanda, 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 71.1°F (21.7°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 51.5°F (10.8°C) at night.
Haparanda Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
Haparanda 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.
Haparanda Perceived Temperature (F)
Haparanda Perceived Temperature (C)
Average Haparanda 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 Haparanda are April, February, and then August. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around early February. For example, on the week of February 5th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in early November with an average of 5 days of significant precipitation the week of November 5th.
When can you find snow in Haparanda? Weather stations report very large amounts of snow likely to be deepest around March, especially close to early March. The best time to ski (if at all) in Haparanda is often around around February 26th 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 Haparanda.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Haparanda (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
Haparanda has some extremely humid months, with other comfortably humid months. The least humid month is June (56.8% relative humidity), and the most humid month is December (88.6%).
Wind in Haparanda is usually calm. The windiest month is October, followed by December and July. October’s average wind speed of around 5.7 knots (6.6 MPH or 10.6 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 mid to late September where average top sustained speeds reach 11.8 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.
Relative Humidity (%)
The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Haparanda.
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||5.5||Light breeze||7.7||Gentle breeze|
|Feb||4.7||Light breeze||7.3||Gentle breeze|
|Mar||4||Light breeze||6.2||Gentle breeze|
|Apr||4.8||Light breeze||8.3||Gentle breeze|
|May||4.4||Light breeze||7.5||Gentle breeze|
|Jun||4.2||Light breeze||7.1||Gentle breeze|
|Jul||5.6||Light breeze||8.1||Gentle breeze|
|Aug||4.6||Light breeze||7.2||Gentle breeze|
|Sep||5.2||Light breeze||9||Gentle breeze|
|Oct||5.7||Light breeze||9.5||Gentle breeze|
|Nov||5||Light breeze||7.9||Gentle breeze|
|Dec||5.7||Light breeze||8.3||Gentle breeze|
Show Relative Humidity by Month
|Month||Avg. Relative Humidity|
Is it Safe to Travel to Haparanda?
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 Haparanda, Sweden is July, followed by June 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 Haparanda 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
Overall Haparanda Travel Experience by Season
Spring (March through May)
Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel very cold. Highs range from 63.3°F (17.4°C) and 22.6°F (-5.2°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 4 to 6 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 brisk. These months see moderate precipitation with 5 to 8 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Haparanda, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.
Fall (September through November)
Fall daily highs range from 54.8°F (12.7°C) and 25.1°F (-3.8°C), which will feel chilly given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 6 to 13 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 Haparanda to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 39.3°F (4.1°C) and 18.9°F (-7.3°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 4 to 9 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.