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Ístersund Climate & Temperature

  • Ístersund, Sweden is at 63░10'N, 14░38'E, 328 m (1076 ft). See map.
  • Ístersund has a subarctic climate that has severe winters, no dry season, with cool, short summers and strong seasonality (K÷ppen-Geiger classification: Dfc).
  • According to the Holdridge life zones system of bioclimatic classification Ístersund is situated in or near the boreal moist forest biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 2.6 degrees Celsius (36.7 degrees Fahrenheit). See the temperatures page for a monthly breakdown and the fixed scale graph.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 22.9 °C (41.2°F). This indicates that the continentality type is continental, subtype subcontinental. Ístersund Climate Graph
  • In the winter time records indicate temperatures by day reach -4.3°C (24.3°F) on average falling to -11.3°C (11.6°F) overnight.
  • In spring time temperatures climb reaching 6.1°C (43°F) generally in the afternoon with overnight lows of -2.5°C (27.4°F).
  • During summer average high temperatures are 17.7°C (63.9°F) and average low temperatures are 8.8°C (47.9°F).
  • Come autumn/ fall temperatures decrease achieving average highs of 6°C (42.7°F) during the day and lows of 0.5°C (32.9°F) generally shortly after sunrise.
  • Total annual Precipitation averages 563 mm (22.2 inches) which is equivalent to 563 Litres/m▓ (13.81 Gallons/ft▓).
  • On average there are 1568 hours of sunshine per year. Visit the sunshine and daylight section to check monthly details including how high in the sky the sun reaches each month.
  • Were you to burrow down through the centre of the Earth from Ístersund you would pop up nearest to the climate station at Mcmurdo Sound, Antarctica where you would find a Ice Cap climate.

Ístersund Climate Table

  Climate Variable Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
 
Average Max Temperature °C ( °F) -6 (22) -4 (25) 1 (33) 5 (42) 13 (55) 18 (64) 19 (66) 17 (63) 12 (53) 6 (44) 0 (32) -3 (26) 6 (44)
 
Average Temperature °C ( °F) -9 (16) -8 (19) -4 (26) 1 (34) 8 (46) 13 (55) 14 (57) 13 (55) 8 (47) 4 (39) -2 (28) -6 (21) 3 (37)
 
Average Min Temperature °C ( °F) -13 (9) -12 (11) -8 (18) -3 (27) 3 (37) 8 (46) 10 (50) 9 (48) 5 (41) 1 (34) -5 (23) -10 (15) -1 (30)
 
Average Precipitation mm (in) 36 (1) 28 (1) 30 (1) 32 (1) 39 (2) 58 (2) 85 (3) 60 (2) 63 (2) 47 (2) 41 (2) 44 (2) 563 (22)
Number of Wet Days (probability of rain on a day %) 15 (48) 13 (46) 12 (39) 12 (40) 11 (35) 14 (47) 15 (48) 14 (45) 14 (47) 14 (45) 15 (50) 15 (48) 164 (45)
Average Sunlight Hours/ Day 0h 46' 1h 58' 4h 01' 5h 36' 8h 03' 7h 22' 7h 58' 7h 21' 4h 12' 2h 27' 1h 04' 0h 29' 4h 17'
Average Daylight Hours/ Day 5h 55' 8h 42' 11h 49' 15h 04' 18h 09' 20h 08' 19h 12' 16h 17' 13h 04' 9h 50' 6h 45' 4h 50' 12h 00'
Percentage of Sunny (Cloudy) Daylight Hours 14 (86) 24 (76) 36 (64) 38 (62) 46 (54) 37 (63) 43 (57) 47 (53) 33 (67) 26 (74) 17 (83) 11 (89) 36 (64)
Sun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (░). 7.1 16.3 27.1 38.8 47 50.3 47.3 38.9 27.5 16.1 7 3.6 27.2

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