The best times to visit Orsa for ideal weather are

June 4th to August 26th

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



Other Orsa Travel Info

Weather in Orsa


Average temperatures in Orsa 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 24th 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 Orsa, 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 72.8°F (22.7°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 52.7°F (11.5°C) at night.

Orsa Temperatures (Fahrenheit)


Orsa 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.

Orsa Perceived Temperature (F)


Orsa Perceived Temperature (C)



Average Orsa 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 27.8 21.4 13.5
Feb 28.4 21.5 12.8
Mar 39.4 30.9 22
Apr 51.3 41.1 30.3
May 60 49.6 38.4
Jun 67.1 56.9 45.9
Jul 71.3 61.4 51.4
Aug 67.4 58 48.2
Sep 59.2 50.1 40.8
Oct 48 40.9 33.1
Nov 38.2 33.2 27.1
Dec 29.1 22.9 15.6

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan -2.3 -5.9 -10.3
Feb -2 -5.8 -10.7
Mar 4.1 -0.6 -5.6
Apr 10.7 5.1 -0.9
May 15.6 9.8 3.6
Jun 19.5 13.8 7.7
Jul 21.8 16.3 10.8
Aug 19.7 14.4 9
Sep 15.1 10.1 4.9
Oct 8.9 4.9 0.6
Nov 3.4 0.7 -2.7
Dec -1.6 -5.1 -9.1



Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Orsa are April, March, and then February. 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 to mid June with an average of 3 days of significant precipitation the week of June 11th.

When can you find snow in Orsa? 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 Orsa.

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Orsa (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 1.4
Feb 13% 0 0.9
Mar 9% 0 0.8
Apr 9% 0 0.9
May 22% 0 2.4
Jun 26% 0 3.1
Jul 27% 0 4
Aug 28% 0 3
Sep 18% 0 2
Oct 18% 0 1.8
Nov 15% 0 1.4
Dec 13% 0 1.2

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 14 0 3.6
Feb 13 0 2.3
Mar 9 0 2
Apr 9 0 2.3
May 22 0 6.1
Jun 26 0 7.9
Jul 27 0 10.2
Aug 28 0 7.6
Sep 18 0 5.1
Oct 18 0 4.6
Nov 15 0 3.6
Dec 13 0 3


Humidity and Wind

Orsa has some extremely humid months, with other comfortably humid months. The least humid month is April (55.4% relative humidity), and the most humid month is November (81.9%).

Wind in Orsa is usually calm. The windiest month is May, followed by April and June. May’s average wind speed of around 5.2 knots (6 MPH or 9.6 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 late May to early June where average top sustained speeds reach 10.8 knots, which is considered a gentle breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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 4.4 Light breeze 8 Gentle breeze
Feb 4 Light breeze 7.5 Gentle breeze
Mar 4.8 Light breeze 9.1 Gentle breeze
Apr 5 Light breeze 9.5 Gentle breeze
May 5.2 Light breeze 9.7 Gentle breeze
Jun 5 Light breeze 9.5 Gentle breeze
Jul 4.7 Light breeze 8.9 Gentle breeze
Aug 4.2 Light breeze 8.1 Gentle breeze
Sep 4.4 Light breeze 8.1 Gentle breeze
Oct 4.5 Light breeze 8.3 Gentle breeze
Nov 4.6 Light breeze 8.2 Gentle breeze
Dec 4.4 Light breeze 7.9 Gentle breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 78.6%
Feb 75.6%
Mar 61.8%
Apr 55.4%
May 57%
Jun 58.1%
Jul 66.4%
Aug 72.8%
Sep 72.9%
Oct 76.2%
Nov 81.9%
Dec 80.5%


Is it Safe to Travel to Orsa?

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 Orsa, 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 Orsa 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 Orsa Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 66°F (18.9°C) and 36.3°F (2.4°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 3 to 7 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 8 to 9 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Orsa, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 62.6°F (17°C) and 33.1°F (0.6°C), which will feel 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 Orsa to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 36.3°F (2.4°C) and 25.1°F (-3.8°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: consistently 4 times per month. These times of year are the slowest with tourists.


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