Best time to visit, weather and climate Greenland
Best time to visit Greenland

Best time to visit Greenland

The best time to visit Greenland is from june until september, when you will have a very cold temperature, but limited till little rainfall. The highest average temperature in Greenland is 10°C in august and the lowest is -7°C in february. The weather and climate of Greenland is suitable for a winter sports.

The average climate figure for Greenland is an 5,8. This is based on various factors, such as average temperatures, the chance of precipitation and weather experiences of others.

Greenland has the ice cap climate prevailing. It is always cold here with temperatures below 0°C. If you want to know what the average temperature is in Greenland or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find an overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.

Climate Greenland per month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
-6°C -7°C -6°C -2°C 2°C 7°C 9°C 10°C 6°C 1°C -3°C -4°C
26
mm
22
mm
20
mm
29
mm
32
mm
26
mm
38
mm
40
mm
50
mm
43
mm
37
mm
34
mm
Climate Greenland

Climate Greenland


Climate Greenland per Month

Climate Greenland per Month

Greenland has the ice cap climate prevailing. The average annual temperature for Greenland is 0° degrees and there is about 395 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 190 days a year with an average humidity of 76% and an UV-index of 2.

 
Day
max °C
Night
min °C
MM
rain
Rain
days
Snow
days
Dry
days
Sun hours
per day
Wind force
in Bft
UV-index
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day
max °C
-6°C -7°C -6°C -2°C 2°C 7°C 9°C 10°C 6°C 1°C -3°C -4°C
Night
min °C
-9°C -10°C -10°C -6°C -1°C 4°C 7°C 7°C 3°C -1°C -5°C -7°C
MM
rain
26
mm
22
mm
20
mm
29
mm
32
mm
26
mm
38
mm
40
mm
50
mm
43
mm
37
mm
34
mm
Rain
days
3 3 4 7 8 10 10 11 13 8 6 5
Snow
days
13 13 14 14 11 2 0 1 5 9 10 14
Dry
days
15 12 13 9 12 18 21 19 12 14 14 12
Sun hours
per day
2 3 5 6 9 12 12 9 6 5 4 1
Wind force
in Bft
3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 4 4
UV-index 2 1 1 2 2 2 3 2 1 2 2 1
 


Climate Greenland january

On average, it is maximum -6° in january in Greenland and at least around -9° degrees. In january there are 3 days of rainfall with a total of 26 mm. The it will be dry 15 days this month in Greenland and on average, it snows 13 days in january.

Climate Greenland february

On average, it is maximum -7° in february in Greenland and at least around -10° degrees. In february there are 3 days of rainfall with a total of 22 mm. The it will be dry 12 days this month in Greenland and on average, it snows 13 days in february.

Climate Greenland march

On average, it is maximum -6° in march in Greenland and at least around -10° degrees. In march there are 4 days of rainfall with a total of 20 mm. The it will be dry 13 days this month in Greenland and on average, it snows 14 days in march.

Climate Greenland april

On average, it is maximum -2° in april in Greenland and at least around -6° degrees. In april there are 7 days of rainfall with a total of 29 mm. The it will be dry 9 days this month in Greenland and on average, it snows 14 days in april.

Climate Greenland may

On average, it is maximum 2° in may in Greenland and at least around -1° degrees. In may there are 8 days of rainfall with a total of 32 mm. The it will be dry 12 days this month in Greenland and on average, it snows 11 days in may.

Climate Greenland june

On average, it is maximum 7° in june in Greenland and at least around 4° degrees. In june there are 10 days of rainfall with a total of 26 mm. The it will be dry 18 days this month in Greenland and on average, it snows 2 days in june.

Climate Greenland july

On average, it is maximum 9° in july in Greenland and at least around 7° degrees. In july there are 10 days of rainfall with a total of 38 mm and the it will be dry 21 days this month in Greenland.

Climate Greenland august

On average, it is maximum 10° in august in Greenland and at least around 7° degrees. In august there are 11 days of rainfall with a total of 40 mm. The it will be dry 19 days this month in Greenland and on average, it snows 1 day in august.

Climate Greenland september

On average, it is maximum 6° in september in Greenland and at least around 3° degrees. In september there are 13 days of rainfall with a total of 50 mm. The it will be dry 12 days this month in Greenland and on average, it snows 5 days in september.

Climate Greenland october

On average, it is maximum 1° in october in Greenland and at least around -1° degrees. In october there are 8 days of rainfall with a total of 43 mm. The it will be dry 14 days this month in Greenland and on average, it snows 9 days in october.

Climate Greenland november

On average, it is maximum -3° in november in Greenland and at least around -5° degrees. In november there are 6 days of rainfall with a total of 37 mm. The it will be dry 14 days this month in Greenland and on average, it snows 10 days in november.

Climate Greenland december

On average, it is maximum -4° in december in Greenland and at least around -7° degrees. In december there are 5 days of rainfall with a total of 34 mm. The it will be dry 12 days this month in Greenland and on average, it snows 14 days in december.

14 day weather forecast Greenland

14 day weather forecast Greenland

The weather for Nuuk in Greenland will be 10° till 8° degrees in the next 14 days with a few days chance of light rain showers till heavy rain.

The weather forecast for Greenland is based on the weather in Nuuk.

Weather forecast this week

Dag Weer Max (°C) Min (°C) Water Rainfall (mm) Rainfall (%) Wind UV-index
Fr
3 Jul
Enkele wolken 10°C 5°C 4°C 0 mm 0% 3m/s 6
Sa
4 Jul
Broken wolken 6°C 4°C 4°C 0 mm 0% 3m/s 3
Su
5 Jul
Broken wolken 6°C 5°C 4°C 0 mm 0% 7m/s 5
Mo
6 Jul
Bewolkt 7°C 5°C 6°C 2.1 mm 70% 13m/s 2
Tu
7 Jul
Regen 6°C 5°C 6°C 6.8 mm 85% 10m/s 2
We
8 Jul
Zware Regen 7°C 5°C 6°C 43 mm 100% 9m/s 2
Th
9 Jul
Zware Regen 7°C 4°C 6°C 26 mm 95% 9m/s 2

Weather forecast next week

Dag Weer Max (°C) Min (°C) Water Rainfall (mm) Rainfall (%) Wind UV-index
Fr
10 Jul
Broken wolken 8°C 3°C 6°C 0 mm 0% 6m/s 6
Sa
11 Jul
Bewolkt 11°C 6°C 6°C 0 mm 0% 9m/s 2
Su
12 Jul
Enkele wolken 7°C 5°C 6°C 0 mm 0% 7m/s 6
Mo
13 Jul
Bewolkt 9°C 6°C 6°C 0.9 mm 50% 5m/s 2
Tu
14 Jul
Bewolkt 8°C 7°C 6°C 1.8 mm 65% 11m/s 2
We
15 Jul
Regen 8°C 7°C 6°C 5.3 mm 85% 11m/s 2
Th
16 Jul
Bewolkt 8°C 6°C 6°C 0.3 mm 25% 4m/s 2
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In Greenland the Danish krone is used to pay.

Exchange rate Danish krone (DKK) 3 july 2020

1 Danish krone = 25,40 Pakistani rupee
100 Danish krone = 2.539,53 Pakistani rupee

1 Pakistani rupee = 0,04 Danish krone
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Time difference Greenland

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In Greenland it is now 11:49 o’clock in the morning on friday 3 july 2020. That is 7 hour earlier than in Pakistan. The time zone of Greenland is America/Godthab and the Greenwich time is UTC-02.

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Person and travel related vaccinations

These vaccinations may differ per person and / or be advised on the basis of the stay in Greenland.

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