The best times to visit Oslo City Centre for ideal weather are
May 21st to October 28th
based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.
Oslo City Centre Travel Guide
Other Oslo City Centre Travel Info
Weather in Oslo City Centre
Average temperatures in Oslo City Centre vary barely at all. Considering humidity, temperatures feel hot all year with a low chance of precipitation most of the year. The area is less temperate than some — in the 17th 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 Oslo City Centre, the hottest months are November, April, and then December. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally mid November where highs are regularly around 89.1°F (31.7°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 77.1°F (25.1°C) at night.
Oslo City Centre Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
Oslo City Centre 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.
Oslo City Centre Perceived Temperature (F)
Oslo City Centre Perceived Temperature (C)
Average Oslo City Centre 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 Oslo City Centre are August, June, and then September. 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 August. For example, on the week of August 6th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in early to mid January with an average of 4 days of significant precipitation the week of January 8th.
When can you find snow in Oslo City Centre? 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 Oslo City Centre.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Oslo City Centre (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
Oslo City Centre has some very humid months, and high humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is August (73.8% relative humidity), and the most humid month is April (78%).
Wind in Oslo City Centre is usually calm. The windiest month is August, followed by January and July. August’s average wind speed of around 8 knots (9.2 MPH or 14.8 KPH) is considered “a gentle 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 14.8 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.
Relative Humidity (%)
The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Oslo City Centre.
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||7.9||Gentle breeze||12.4||Significant breeze|
|Feb||6.2||Light breeze||10.9||Gentle breeze|
|Mar||5.2||Light breeze||9.8||Significant breeze|
|Apr||4.8||Light breeze||9||Gentle breeze|
|May||5.8||Light breeze||9.6||Significant breeze|
|Jun||7||Gentle breeze||10.5||Gentle breeze|
|Jul||7.7||Gentle breeze||11.1||Significant breeze|
|Aug||8||Gentle breeze||11.2||Significant breeze|
|Sep||5.9||Light breeze||9.7||Significant breeze|
|Oct||5.3||Light breeze||9.8||Gentle breeze|
|Nov||4.4||Light breeze||8.9||Significant breeze|
|Dec||5.8||Light breeze||10.2||Gentle breeze|
Show Relative Humidity by Month
|Month||Avg. Relative Humidity|
Is it Safe to Travel to Oslo City Centre?
Our best data indicates this area is generally safe. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are no travel advisories or warnings for Norway; 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 Oslo City Centre, Norway is March, followed by June and April. 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 Oslo City Centre in September. 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 Oslo City Centre Travel Experience by Season
Fall (March through May)
Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 88°F (31.1°C) and 86.1°F (30.1°C) with similar temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 3 to 9 days of significant precipitation per month. Fall is the busiest for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for things to do.
Winter (June through August)
The middle-year months have very comfortable weather with high temperatures that are comfortable. These months see the least precipitation with about 1 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the second busiest season for tourism in Oslo City Centre, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly more.
Spring (September through November)
Spring daily highs range from 89.1°F (31.7°C) and 85.1°F (29.5°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a normal amount: 1 to 4 days per month. Tourism is the slowest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be affordably priced.
Summer (December through February)
Weather is perfect this time of year in Oslo City Centre to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 88.4°F (31.3°C) and 86.2°F (30.1°C). On average, it rains or snows a great amount: 10 to 12 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.