Map of Stockholm in Sweden

Stockholm Climate

Stockholm is the capital city of Sweden which is in the huge continent of Europe.

Best time to visit Stockholm

The best time to visit Stockholm is during months May, June, July, August and September when the average temperatures are perhaps a little cooler than preferred but still a pleasant 10°C / 50.0°F to 20°C / 68.0°F. If you don't mind bringing a coat, you might also enjoy visiting Stockholm during March, April, October and November but average temperatures are fairly cool (between 0°C / 32.0°F and 10°C / 50.0°F).

Stockholm can become a little chilly in other months of the year with temperatures sub zero °C / 32.0°F. If you don't mind the cold, then visit during January, February and December. But don't forget to pack your thermals!


The warmest time of year in Stockholm is in July when it is 17.5°C / 63.5°F on average, but could get up to 22°C / 71.6°F maximum. On the other hand, the coldest time of year in Stockholm is in January and February when it is -3°C / 26.6°F on average, but temperatures could fall to -5°C / 23.0°F minimum.

  • Freezing months: 3 (0°C / 32.0°F and below)
  • Cold months: 4 (0°C / 32.0°F to 10°C / 50.0°F)
  • Cool months: 5 (10°C / 50.0°F to 20°C / 68.0°F)
  • Warm months: 0 (20°C / 68.0°F to 30°C / 86.0°F)
  • Hot months: 0 (30°C / 86.0°F to 40°C / 104.0°F)
  • Boiling months: 0 (40°C / 104.0°F and above)

Stockholm Climate Chart

Below are the climate charts for Stockholm which resides in Sweden.

Temperature tables

The first table is for the average temperatures across the year in degrees Celsius. The cells that are BLUE show the coldest months and the cells that are PINK show the hottest months.

Month:JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Average Temperature in °C-3-305111617.516.5127.53-1
Max Temperature in °C-1-13916212220151051
Min Temperature in °C-5-5-316111313951-3

This second table is for the average temperatures across the year in degrees Fahrenheit. Cells in BLUE are the coldest months and cells in PINK are the hottest months.

Month:JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Average Temperature in °F26.626.632.041.051.860.863.561.753.645.537.430.2
Max Temperature in °F30.230.237.448.260.869.871.668.059.050.041.033.8
Min Temperature in °F23.023.026.633.842.851.855.455.448.241.033.826.6

Rainfall figures

This table is for the amount of rainfall (both in millimetres and inches) and number of rainy days in Stockholm throughout the year.

Month:JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Total rainfall in MM392726303045726655505346
Total rainfall in Inches1.51.11.01.21.21.82.82.62.22.02.11.8
Total number of rainy days181513111112151415141718
Chances of rain58.1%53.6%41.9%36.7%35.5%40.0%48.4%45.2%50.0%45.2%56.7%58.1%

Stockholm Climate Graph

Below is the climate graph for Stockholm. It shows both the average temperatures throughout the year in degrees Celsius and also the average total rainfall in millimetres.

Stockholm Climate Graph with temperatures in °C and rainfall in millimetres

Below is the climate graph for Stockholm with both the average temperatures throughout the year in degrees Fahrenheit and also the average total rainfall in inches.

Stockholm Climate Graph with temperatures in °F and rainfall in inches