When is the best time to go to Qaanaaq, Greenland?

Climate diagram

Climate diagram for Qaanaaq in GreenlandThe climate diagram for Qaanaaq in Greenland contains temperature minimum and maxima for each month as well as average precipitation (rain). It was created using historical data from the last 30 years.JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec°C-35-30-25-20-15-10-50510mm051015202530
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Statistics

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sunshine
Days with full cloud cover
Days with rain
Days with frost
Relative humidity 63.8 % 63 % 62.1 % 61.3 % 63.9 % 70.6 % 72.9 % 73.9 % 71 % 69.8 % 67 % 67.5 %
Sea surface temperature -1.6 °C -1.7 °C -1.7 °C -1.7 °C -1.3 °C 0 °C 1.8 °C 2.3 °C 1.3 °C -0.2 °C -1.4 °C -1.5 °C
Windspeed 3 m/s 2.7 m/s 2.6 m/s 2.2 m/s 2.6 m/s 2.7 m/s 2.7 m/s 2.7 m/s 2.9 m/s 3.5 m/s 3.4 m/s 3 m/s

Summary for Qaanaaq

When is the best time to visit Qaanaaq?
  • The very best time to go is from April to June
  • Still good is from March to July and in September
  • This is purely from a climate diagram point of view of course.
Temperature Analysis
  • Average temperatures range from -27.9 °C to 3 °C. The yearly temperature variation is 30.9 °C
  • Average daily temperature variation is 6.4 °C
  • There is no time of the year without temperature stress.
  • The least stressful temperature are from June to September.
  • Highest temperature stress is from November to April.
  • Clearest sky and the most sunshine is from March to June.
Precipitation Analysis
  • Monthly precipitation ranges from 7 mm to 29 mm. The yearly variation of precipitation is 22 mm.
  • There is a wet season and a dry season.
  • Most rain is in August, the least rain is from April to May.
  • The average month has 2 days of rain.
  • There is a low variation in terms of days with rain per month per year.
  • Most days with rain are in August, the least are from May to June and from December to January.