The best times to visit Lycksele for ideal weather are

June 25th 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 Lycksele Travel Info

Weather in Lycksele


Average temperatures in Lycksele 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 22nd 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 Lycksele, 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 71.7°F (22.1°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 48.3°F (9.1°C) at night.

Lycksele Temperatures (Fahrenheit)


Lycksele 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.

Lycksele Perceived Temperature (F)


Lycksele Perceived Temperature (C)



Average Lycksele 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 22.5 13.4 3.1
Feb 22.3 12.2 0.5
Mar 34.6 24.7 12.5
Apr 44.3 34.9 24.2
May 56.8 46.3 33.4
Jun 64.8 54.6 41.9
Jul 70.2 60 48.1
Aug 66.1 55.8 44.4
Sep 56.6 46.8 36.6
Oct 43.4 35.9 27.8
Nov 32.5 26.5 19.1
Dec 24.8 17.3 8.2

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan -5.3 -10.3 -16.1
Feb -5.4 -11 -17.5
Mar 1.4 -4.1 -10.8
Apr 6.8 1.6 -4.3
May 13.8 7.9 0.8
Jun 18.2 12.6 5.5
Jul 21.2 15.6 8.9
Aug 18.9 13.2 6.9
Sep 13.7 8.2 2.6
Oct 6.3 2.2 -2.3
Nov 0.3 -3.1 -7.2
Dec -4 -8.2 -13.2



Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Lycksele 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 late July with an average of 2 days of significant precipitation the week of July 23rd.

When can you find snow in Lycksele? 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 Lycksele.

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

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

Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 14% 0 1.2
Feb 9% 0 0.8
Mar 7% 0 0.8
Apr 12% 0 1.1
May 16% 0 1.6
Jun 19% 0 2.2
Jul 23% 0 2.8
Aug 22% 0 2.7
Sep 16% 0 2.2
Oct 18% 0 1.6
Nov 12% 0 1.1
Dec 16% 0 1.4

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 14 0 3
Feb 9 0 2
Mar 7 0 2
Apr 12 0 2.8
May 16 0 4.1
Jun 19 0 5.6
Jul 23 0 7.1
Aug 22 0 6.9
Sep 16 0 5.6
Oct 18 0 4.1
Nov 12 0 2.8
Dec 16 0 3.6


Humidity and Wind

Lycksele has some extremely humid months, with other comfortably humid months. The least humid month is May (54.4% relative humidity), and the most humid month is November (90.7%).

Wind in Lycksele is usually calm. The windiest month is May, followed by June and April. May’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 April where average top sustained speeds reach 12 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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 3.6 Barely noticeable 7.4 Gentle breeze
Feb 3.9 Barely noticeable 8.1 Gentle breeze
Mar 5.2 Light breeze 10.2 Gentle breeze
Apr 5.4 Light breeze 10.5 Gentle breeze
May 5.7 Light breeze 10.9 Gentle breeze
Jun 5.5 Light breeze 10.3 Gentle breeze
Jul 5 Light breeze 9.4 Gentle breeze
Aug 4.4 Light breeze 8.4 Gentle breeze
Sep 4.6 Light breeze 9 Gentle breeze
Oct 4.4 Light breeze 8.5 Gentle breeze
Nov 3.6 Barely noticeable 7.2 Gentle breeze
Dec 3.6 Barely noticeable 7.1 Gentle breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 85.3%
Feb 78.2%
Mar 68.4%
Apr 62.1%
May 54.4%
Jun 54.7%
Jul 64%
Aug 72%
Sep 77.8%
Oct 83.6%
Nov 90.7%
Dec 86.5%


Is it Safe to Travel to Lycksele?

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 Lycksele, 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 Lycksele 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

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 Lycksele Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 63.5°F (17.5°C) and 31.3°F (-0.4°C) with far warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is rare with 2 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 comfortable. These months see the most precipitation with 6 to 7 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Lycksele, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 60°F (15.6°C) and 27°F (-2.8°C), which will feel very chilly given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 4 to 5 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 Lycksele to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 31.3°F (-0.4°C) and 19.6°F (-6.9°C). On average, it rains or snows a smalll amount: 2 to 5 times per month. These times of year are the slowest with tourists.


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