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Best time to visit Flam, Norway

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The best time to visit Flam is May-September

Are you looking to travel to Flam and want to find out when’s the best time to visit? You’re in the right place! The perfect time to visit Flam is May-September due to the excellent weather conditions, and you might even find that the cost of flights and accommodation are lower than if you travel during the peak holiday seasons.

During the warmer months, temperatures in Flam can rise to a maximum of 25℃ (78℉). In the colder months such as January, temperatures usually get down to an average minimum of -7℃ (19℉).

If you’re keen to work on your tan in Flam, you’re most likely get the longest days between sun-up and sun-down around July. To stay dry, avoid travelling to Flam in November – It’s the wettest month of the year.

Find out everything you need to know about when to visit Flam below, including detailed information about the weather and tools to help you find the best prices and book your trip.

Warmest month

July

Least rainfall

April

Most daylight

July

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Flam seasons

Before you continue, it’s important to know when the seasons are in Flam as they might be different to yours depending on where in the world you’re travelling from. Flam is in the Northern Hemisphere, so the seasons fall during these months:

Season Months
Summer June to August
Autumn/fall September to November
Winter December to February
Spring March to May

Average temperatures in Flam

If the temperature is a big factor for you to help you decide when to visit, the chart below shows the average minimum and maximum temperatures in Flam for each month side-by-side so you can easily see the difference in weather throughout the year. To see the temperatures in both Celsius (°C) and Fahrenheit (°F), hover or tap the shaded boxes on the graph.

Flam climate by month

If you already have a rough idea about which months you might want to travel, the section below shows a detailed breakdown of the climate in Flam for each month so you can see if it all suits your wants and needs. Scroll down, or use the quick menu below to jump to your preferred month.

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SEP
OCT
NOV
DEC

Flam in January

  • Average temperature: -5℃ (24℉)
  • Average high temperature: -2℃ (28℉)
  • Average low temperature: -7℃ (19℉)
  • Average humidity: 90%
  • Average sunny days: 14 days
  • Average rainfall: 51mm (2") over 7 days
  • Average snow days: 13 days
14 days
of pure sunshine
7 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Flam in January, make sure you pack a thick snow/winter jacket, thermals and some extra layers as it's always very cold.


Flam in February

  • Average temperature: -4℃ (25℉)
  • Average high temperature: -2℃ (29℉)
  • Average low temperature: -7℃ (19℉)
  • Average humidity: 90%
  • Average sunny days: 12 days
  • Average rainfall: 43mm (2") over 6 days
  • Average snow days: 13 days
12 days
of pure sunshine
6 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Flam in February, make sure you pack a thick snow/winter jacket, thermals and some extra layers as it's always very cold.


Flam in March

  • Average temperature: -1℃ (30℉)
  • Average high temperature: 2℃ (36℉)
  • Average low temperature: -5℃ (24℉)
  • Average humidity: 88%
  • Average sunny days: 14 days
  • Average rainfall: 44mm (2") over 9 days
  • Average snow days: 10 days
14 days
of pure sunshine
9 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Flam in March, make sure you pack a thick snow/winter jacket, thermals and some extra layers as it's always very cold.


Flam in April

  • Average temperature: 5℃ (41℉)
  • Average high temperature: 8℃ (47℉)
  • Average low temperature: 0℃ (33℉)
  • Average humidity: 74%
  • Average sunny days: 16 days
  • Average rainfall: 27mm (1") over 12 days
  • Average snow days: 2 days
16 days
of pure sunshine
12 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Flam in April, make sure you pack a thick snow/winter jacket, thermals and some extra layers as it's always very cold.


Flam in May

  • Average temperature: 10℃ (50℉)
  • Average high temperature: 14℃ (57℉)
  • Average low temperature: 4℃ (40℉)
  • Average humidity: 69%
  • Average sunny days: 14 days
  • Average rainfall: 51mm (2") over 15 days
14 days
of pure sunshine
15 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Flam in May, make sure you pack a thick snow/winter jacket, thermals and some extra layers as it's always very cold.


Flam in June

  • Average temperature: 13℃ (56℉)
  • Average high temperature: 17℃ (63℉)
  • Average low temperature: 8℃ (46℉)
  • Average humidity: 71%
  • Average sunny days: 13 days
  • Average rainfall: 49mm (2") over 15 days
13 days
of pure sunshine
15 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Flam in June, make sure you pack a warm jacket or coat.


Flam in July

  • Average temperature: 16℃ (60℉)
  • Average high temperature: 20℃ (67℉)
  • Average low temperature: 10℃ (50℉)
  • Average humidity: 74%
  • Average sunny days: 11 days
  • Average rainfall: 60mm (2") over 18 days
11 days
of pure sunshine
18 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Flam in July, make sure you pack a warm jacket or coat.


Flam in August

  • Average temperature: 14℃ (57℉)
  • Average high temperature: 18℃ (64℉)
  • Average low temperature: 9℃ (48℉)
  • Average humidity: 78%
  • Average sunny days: 10 days
  • Average rainfall: 73mm (3") over 18 days
10 days
of pure sunshine
18 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Flam in August, make sure you pack a warm jacket or coat.


Flam in September

  • Average temperature: 10℃ (50℉)
  • Average high temperature: 14℃ (57℉)
  • Average low temperature: 6℃ (43℉)
  • Average humidity: 81%
  • Average sunny days: 14 days
  • Average rainfall: 61mm (2") over 14 days
14 days
of pure sunshine
14 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Flam in September, make sure you pack a warm jacket or coat.

Flam in October

  • Average temperature: 5℃ (41℉)
  • Average high temperature: 8℃ (46℉)
  • Average low temperature: 2℃ (36℉)
  • Average humidity: 82%
  • Average sunny days: 14 days
  • Average rainfall: 68mm (3") over 14 days
  • Average snow days: 1 days
14 days
of pure sunshine
14 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Flam in October, make sure you pack a thick snow/winter jacket, thermals and some extra layers as it's always very cold.


Flam in November

  • Average temperature: 0℃ (33℉)
  • Average high temperature: 2℃ (36℉)
  • Average low temperature: -2℃ (29℉)
  • Average humidity: 87%
  • Average sunny days: 12 days
  • Average rainfall: 78mm (3") over 13 days
  • Average snow days: 5 days
12 days
of pure sunshine
13 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Flam in November, make sure you pack a thick snow/winter jacket, thermals and some extra layers as it's always very cold.


Flam in December

  • Average temperature: -3℃ (26℉)
  • Average high temperature: -1℃ (30℉)
  • Average low temperature: -5℃ (23℉)
  • Average humidity: 88%
  • Average sunny days: 15 days
  • Average rainfall: 54mm (2") over 10 days
  • Average snow days: 8 days
15 days
of pure sunshine
10 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Flam in December, make sure you pack a thick snow/winter jacket, thermals and some extra layers as it's always very cold.


Top FAQs

The hottest month of the year in Flam is usually July, where temperatures tend to rise to around 20℃ (67℉) in the middle of the day or early afternoon.
The month with the least amount of rain in Flam is generally around April. The dry season often coincides with cooler weather, so you should check the temperatures in April first to make sure it’s still a good time to go.
The rainiest time of year in Flam is generally around November, although the wetter season can sometimes extend a few months either side of November too.
If you want to get the most out of your time visiting Flam, or if you're just afraid of the dark, the days in July are usually the longest between sunrise and sunset.

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