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Average weather January in Stockholm (Stockholm county), Sweden

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Stockholm in January is -6.0°C (21.2°F). The amount of rain/snow in January is normal with an average of 43mm (1.7in). This month is known as a chilly month. The average maximum temperature lies around 0.0°C (32°F). During the night it can cool down as well. With a water temperature of around 2.0°C (35.6°F), this is not the best month to swim. In this month you will hardly see any sunshine with 41 hours of sun the whole period.

So what to wear in January? Visitors traveling to Stockholm should plan on bringing snow boots and a warm winter jacket since there will be many periods of snow.

Do these climate conditions match with when you want to go to Stockholm? Find out where to stay here.

For other monthly weather averages and what to do in January look at the numbers below.

Monthly averages

°C
Min Temperature -6.0°C
Max Temperature 0.0°C
Water Temperature 2.0°C
Chance of Rain 53.3%
Precipitation 43mm
Rainy Days 16
Windspeed 10.8kmph
Humidity 84%
Sunshine Hours 41

What to Do

We rated the following activities from 1 (least suitable) to 10 (best) to do in January.
Swimming
4/10
Cycling
2/10
Walking
2/10
Camping
2/10
Outdoor sports
2/10

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