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Best time to visit Nordkapp, Norway

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The best time to visit Nordkapp is June-July

Are you looking for top-secret information about when to visit Nordkapp? Look no further! June-July is the best time to go to Nordkapp due to the excellent all-round climate conditions, and it’s not likely to be at its busiest as it’s not during the height of the peak travel season.

The very hottest temperatures in Nordkapp get to around 28℃ (82℉) in the height of summer. The average low temperatures in winter float around -12℃ (10℉), while the coldest it gets down to is about -17℃ (1℉).

If you’re keen to work on your tan in Nordkapp, you’re most likely get the longest days between sun-up and sun-down around July. The wet season in Nordkapp usually falls during the months surrounding April each year. It’s not uncommon to get some decent rainfall or light showers during this time, but on some days the weather tends to be fine for a majority of the day, with only a few drops of rain falling from a passing shower.

If you want to learn everything you need to know about the best times to travel to Nordkapp, the weather and stats by month and so much more, make sure you keep reading. Once you’re ready, we’ve included a bunch of our favourite online booking tools to help you find the best deals on flights, accommodation and anything else you’ll need for your trip. Happy reading!

Warmest month

July

Least rainfall

January

Most daylight

July

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Nordkapp seasons

Before you continue, it’s important to know when the seasons are in Nordkapp as they might be different to yours depending on where in the world you’re travelling from. Nordkapp 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 Nordkapp

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 Nordkapp 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.

Nordkapp 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 Nordkapp 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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Nordkapp in January

  • Average temperature: -9℃ (16℉)
  • Average high temperature: -6℃ (21℉)
  • Average low temperature: -12℃ (10℉)
  • Average humidity: 89%
  • Average sunny days: 9 days
  • Average rainfall: 29mm (1") over 7 days
  • Average snow days: 21 days
9 days
of pure sunshine
7 days
of showers or rain

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


Nordkapp in February

  • Average temperature: -8℃ (18℉)
  • Average high temperature: -5℃ (24℉)
  • Average low temperature: -11℃ (12℉)
  • Average humidity: 90%
  • Average sunny days: 9 days
  • Average rainfall: 33mm (1") over 6 days
  • Average snow days: 19 days
9 days
of pure sunshine
6 days
of showers or rain

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


Nordkapp in March

  • Average temperature: -2℃ (29℉)
  • Average high temperature: 2℃ (36℉)
  • Average low temperature: -6℃ (22℉)
  • Average humidity: 85%
  • Average sunny days: 11 days
  • Average rainfall: 36mm (1") over 10 days
  • Average snow days: 15 days
11 days
of pure sunshine
10 days
of showers or rain

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


Nordkapp in April

  • Average temperature: 4℃ (40℉)
  • Average high temperature: 9℃ (48℉)
  • Average low temperature: -0℃ (31℉)
  • Average humidity: 77%
  • Average sunny days: 11 days
  • Average rainfall: 63mm (2") over 13 days
  • Average snow days: 8 days
11 days
of pure sunshine
13 days
of showers or rain

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


Nordkapp in May

  • Average temperature: 12℃ (53℉)
  • Average high temperature: 17℃ (63℉)
  • Average low temperature: 6℃ (43℉)
  • Average humidity: 72%
  • Average sunny days: 13 days
  • Average rainfall: 62mm (2") over 15 days
  • Average snow days: 1 days
13 days
of pure sunshine
15 days
of showers or rain

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


Nordkapp in June

  • Average temperature: 16℃ (61℉)
  • Average high temperature: 22℃ (71℉)
  • Average low temperature: 10℃ (51℉)
  • Average humidity: 78%
  • Average sunny days: 12 days
  • Average rainfall: 56mm (2") over 15 days
12 days
of pure sunshine
15 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Nordkapp in June, make sure you pack a coat or jumper for the evenings and some light clothes for the daytime.


Nordkapp in July

  • Average temperature: 20℃ (67℉)
  • Average high temperature: 25℃ (77℉)
  • Average low temperature: 14℃ (57℉)
  • Average humidity: 78%
  • Average sunny days: 13 days
  • Average rainfall: 54mm (2") over 15 days
13 days
of pure sunshine
15 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Nordkapp in July, make sure you pack t-shirts for the daytime and maybe a light jumper for the evenings as it cools down a bit.


Nordkapp in August

  • Average temperature: 19℃ (65℉)
  • Average high temperature: 24℃ (76℉)
  • Average low temperature: 13℃ (56℉)
  • Average humidity: 79%
  • Average sunny days: 14 days
  • Average rainfall: 43mm (2") over 14 days
14 days
of pure sunshine
14 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Nordkapp in August, make sure you pack t-shirts for the daytime and maybe a light jumper for the evenings as it cools down a bit.


Nordkapp in September

  • Average temperature: 14℃ (58℉)
  • Average high temperature: 20℃ (68℉)
  • Average low temperature: 9℃ (49℉)
  • Average humidity: 81%
  • Average sunny days: 16 days
  • Average rainfall: 46mm (2") over 11 days
16 days
of pure sunshine
11 days
of showers or rain

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

Nordkapp in October

  • Average temperature: 8℃ (46℉)
  • Average high temperature: 11℃ (53℉)
  • Average low temperature: 4℃ (40℉)
  • Average humidity: 79%
  • Average sunny days: 15 days
  • Average rainfall: 60mm (2") over 13 days
  • Average snow days: 2 days
15 days
of pure sunshine
13 days
of showers or rain

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


Nordkapp in November

  • Average temperature: 1℃ (34℉)
  • Average high temperature: 4℃ (39℉)
  • Average low temperature: -2℃ (29℉)
  • Average humidity: 79%
  • Average sunny days: 14 days
  • Average rainfall: 33mm (1") 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 Nordkapp in November, make sure you pack a thick snow/winter jacket, thermals and some extra layers as it's always very cold.


Nordkapp in December

  • Average temperature: -5℃ (23℉)
  • Average high temperature: -3℃ (27℉)
  • Average low temperature: -8℃ (18℉)
  • Average humidity: 86%
  • Average sunny days: 12 days
  • Average rainfall: 42mm (2") over 9 days
  • Average snow days: 16 days
12 days
of pure sunshine
9 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Nordkapp 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 Nordkapp is usually July, where temperatures tend to rise to around 25℃ (77℉) in the middle of the day or early afternoon.
The month with the least amount of rain in Nordkapp is generally around January. The dry season often coincides with cooler weather, so you should check the temperatures in January first to make sure it’s still a good time to go.
The rainiest time of year in Nordkapp is generally around April, although the wetter season can sometimes extend a few months either side of April too.
If you want to get the most out of your time visiting Nordkapp, 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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