The best times to visit Visby for ideal weather are

June 4th 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 Visby Travel Info

Weather in Visby


Average temperatures in Visby 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 50th 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 Visby, 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 71.9°F (22.2°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 56.7°F (13.7°C) at night.

Visby Temperatures (Fahrenheit)


Visby 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.

Visby Perceived Temperature (F)


Visby Perceived Temperature (C)



Average Visby 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 35.4 32 27.3
Feb 34.6 30.9 25.7
Mar 41.2 35.2 28.2
Apr 50.5 42.3 33.4
May 59.4 50.7 40.9
Jun 65.9 57.9 48.7
Jul 71 63.6 55.1
Aug 69.6 62.5 54
Sep 61.6 55.5 48.5
Oct 51.7 46.9 40.5
Nov 44.9 41.3 36.5
Dec 38.6 35.2 30.3

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 1.9 0 -2.6
Feb 1.4 -0.6 -3.5
Mar 5.1 1.8 -2.1
Apr 10.3 5.7 0.8
May 15.2 10.4 4.9
Jun 18.8 14.4 9.3
Jul 21.7 17.6 12.8
Aug 20.9 16.9 12.2
Sep 16.4 13.1 9.2
Oct 10.9 8.3 4.7
Nov 7.2 5.2 2.5
Dec 3.7 1.8 -0.9



Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Visby are February, April, and then July. 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 to mid December with an average of 2 days of significant precipitation the week of December 10th.

When can you find snow in Visby? Weather stations report large amounts of snow likely to be deepest around March, especially close to late March. The best time to ski (if at all) in Visby is often around around April 23rd 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 Visby.

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

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

Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 10% 0 0.6
Feb 2% 0 0.2
Mar 5% 16.1 0.5
Apr 3% 11 0.4
May 5% 0 0.5
Jun 7% 0 0.9
Jul 4% 0 0.6
Aug 5% 0 0.5
Sep 8% 0 0.9
Oct 4% 0 0.4
Nov 10% 0 0.9
Dec 11% 0 1

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 10 0 1.5
Feb 2 0 0.5
Mar 5 40.9 1.3
Apr 3 27.9 1
May 5 0 1.3
Jun 7 0 2.3
Jul 4 0 1.5
Aug 5 0 1.3
Sep 8 0 2.3
Oct 4 0 1
Nov 10 0 2.3
Dec 11 0 2.5


Humidity and Wind

Visby has some extremely humid months, and above average humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is April (66.1% relative humidity), and the most humid month is November (85.7%).

Wind in Visby is usually moderate. The windiest month is January, followed by December and November. January’s average wind speed of around 11.6 knots (13.4 MPH or 21.5 KPH) is considered “a moderate 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 20.2 knots, which is considered a fresh breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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 11.6 Significant breeze 17.5 Strong breeze
Feb 10.1 Gentle breeze 15.6 Significant breeze
Mar 10.2 Gentle breeze 16.3 Strong breeze
Apr 9 Gentle breeze 14.9 Significant breeze
May 8.8 Gentle breeze 14.7 Strong breeze
Jun 8.8 Gentle breeze 14.5 Significant breeze
Jul 8.8 Gentle breeze 14.2 Strong breeze
Aug 8.6 Gentle breeze 14.1 Significant breeze
Sep 9.6 Gentle breeze 15.1 Strong breeze
Oct 10.3 Gentle breeze 16.1 Significant breeze
Nov 10.7 Gentle breeze 16.5 Strong breeze
Dec 11.6 Significant breeze 17.7 Strong breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 81.5%
Feb 82.3%
Mar 73.5%
Apr 66.1%
May 66.3%
Jun 66.8%
Jul 71.9%
Aug 73.1%
Sep 76.6%
Oct 79.2%
Nov 85.7%
Dec 84.6%


Is it Safe to Travel to Visby?

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 Visby, Sweden is August, followed by May and June. 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 Visby 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

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 52.3 in December means 52.3% of the tourists vs. August.



Overall Visby Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 64.3°F (17.9°C) and 37.8°F (3.2°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is rare with 1 to 2 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 moderate precipitation with 1 to 2 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Visby, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 64°F (17.8°C) and 40.9°F (4.9°C), which will feel chilly given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a normal amount: 1 to 3 days per month. Tourism is fairly slow during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be lower priced.

Winter (December through February)

Weather is far too cold this time of year in Visby to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 39.9°F (4.4°C) and 32.2°F (0.1°C). On average, it rains or snows a smalll amount: 1 to 3 times per month. These times of year are the slowest with tourists.


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