Climate and Average Weather in Latvia

Latvia has a temperate oceanic climate, with cool winters and mild pleasant summers. In winter it is sometimes getting as cold as -6.6 degrees Celsius (20.1°F) to -2.8°C (27°F). Continuous snow cover in Latvia lasts on average around 82 days, with an average of 177 frost-free days a year.

June, July and August are Latvia's hottest months, with average temperatures of 20°C (68°F) to 22°C (72°F). Due to Latvia's close proximity to the ocean, summers tend to be somewhat rainy. Average annual rainfall in Riga is 630 mm (24 in.), with an average of 180 rainy days annually.

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Please select the city you wish to travel to, or the one closest to your destination. Each selected city will show you the following graphs:
1. Average minimum and maximum temperature over the year
2. Average monthly precipitation over the year (rainfall, snow)
3. Average monthly hours of sunshine over the year
On certain pages we also offer other historical weather data like humidity, wind speed and water temperature.

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