Sweden, a country in northern Europe, is a Scandinavian country which encompasses Denmark,
Norway and Sweden named so due to a historic, cultural and historic regional similarities. It lies
west of the Baltic Sea and Gulf of Bothnia which together provide a long coastline. The
Skanderna mountain chain in the west demarcates it from Norway. About 8 million tourists visit
this country every year mostly from the neighboring countries. Among others the tourist
attractions here include the Vasa Museum, the Millesgarden, about 11 UNESCO World Heritage
site including Drottningholm Palace Theatre, art, literature and music, unique horse racing, a
large number of lakes, forests, fishing canoeing, mountain hiking in the world famous regions,
reindeer sleights, dog sleighs and skiing. Stockholm is the capital, the largest city and a major
international airport among several others in the country.
Getting around: Personal and rental autos, taxis, buses, inter-city air, trains, boats, ferries,
steamers and tour vehicles.
Tourist seasons: High tourist season is from June to August, mid season April, May, September,
October and low season November to March.
Weather: Climatological Information Stockholm, Sweden, source Swedish Meteorological and
Hydrological Institute (SMHI). Altitudes and other factors may substantially influence the weather
conditions in the same city, town and neighborhood. Historical data may not be relied on for
current conditions. Visit the relevant source for other climate variables.
100mm = 3.9370 inches, 50mm = 1.9685 inches,
25mm = 0.9842 inches, 12.5mm = 0.4921 inches
Climatological information is based on WMO Climatological Normals(CLINO) for the 30-
year period 1961-1990
- Precipitation includes both rain and snow.
Attention: Please note that the averaging period for climatological information and the
definition of "Mean Number of Precipitation Days" quoted in this web site may be different for
different countries. Hence, care should be taken when city climatologies are compared.
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