Weather in July in Greenland

Many people wonder what the weather conditions are in July in Greenland. Is this month a good time to go to Greenland? To answer that question we created this page with all the information you need.

What is the weather like in Greenland in July?

The weather in Greenland in July ranges from poor to unpleasant depending on the destination. July is a summer month in Greenland.

In July the average maximum daytime temperatures are cold and range from 6°C (43°F) in KapTobin to 10°C (50°F) in Angmagssalik. Nighttime temperatures generally drop to 2°C (36°F) in Angmagssalik and 0°C (32°F) in KapTobin. It is one of the warmest months of the year.

Precipitation ranges from low in Danmarkshavn with 14mm (0.6inch) rainfall to high in PrChristianSund with 131mm (5.2inch) rainfall.

Where to go in Greenland in July

Find the average weather conditions in July for the most popular destinations in Greenland on the map below. Click on a destination dot for more detailed information.

Legend perfect weather pleasant tolerable unpleasant poor
Perfect weather is subjective. On this map perfect weather has been defined with temperatures between 20-29ºC / 68-84ºF and not too much precipitation (less than 90mm / 3.5inch a month).

Popular destinations in Greenland

What is the weather like in July for the 5 most popular destinations in Greenland?

Average weather in Ilulissat

In July Ilulissat generally has cold temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 8°C (46°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 3°C (37°F) and low monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are unpleasant that month.

Ilulissat
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Weather conditions Weather
<<   June June
<<  
5°C / 41°F 
0°C / 32°F 
25mm / 1inch 
poor 
8°C / 46°F 
3°C / 37°F 
27mm / 1.1inch 
August   >> August
>>  
8°C / 46°F 
3°C / 37°F 
33mm / 1.3inch 
poor 
Climate in Ilulissat

Average weather in Kangerlussuaq

In July Kangerlussuaq generally has cold temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 10°C (50°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 3°C (37°F) and moderate monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are poor that month.

Kangerlussuaq
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Weather conditions Weather
<<   June June
<<  
7°C / 45°F 
1°C / 34°F 
243 hours 
29mm / 1.1inch 
10°C / 50°F 
3°C / 37°F 
236 hours 
44mm / 1.7inch 
poor 
August   >> August
>>  
9°C / 48°F 
3°C / 37°F 
180 hours 
51mm / 2inch 
poor 
Climate in Kangerlussuaq

Average weather in Narsaq

In July Narsaq generally has cold temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 10°C (50°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 3°C (37°F) and high monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are poor that month.

Narsaq
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   June June
<<  
7°C / 45°F 
1°C / 34°F 
140mm / 5.5inch 
13 days 
poor 
10°C / 50°F 
3°C / 37°F 
131mm / 5.2inch 
11 days 
poor 
August   >> August
>>  
10°C / 50°F 
3°C / 37°F 
180mm / 7.1inch 
12 days 
poor 
Climate in Narsaq

Average weather in Kulusuk

In July Kulusuk generally has cold temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 10°C (50°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 2°C (36°F) and moderate monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are poor that month.

Kulusuk
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   June June
<<  
8°C / 46°F 
1°C / 34°F 
232 hours 
50mm / 2inch 
8 days 
poor 
10°C / 50°F 
2°C / 36°F 
283 hours 
47mm / 1.9inch 
7 days 
poor 
August   >> August
>>  
10°C / 50°F 
2°C / 36°F 
209 hours 
66mm / 2.6inch 
8 days 
poor 
Climate in Kulusuk

Average weather in Tasiilaq

In July Tasiilaq generally has cold temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 10°C (50°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 2°C (36°F) and moderate monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are poor that month.

Tasiilaq
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   June June
<<  
8°C / 46°F 
1°C / 34°F 
232 hours 
50mm / 2inch 
8 days 
poor 
10°C / 50°F 
2°C / 36°F 
283 hours 
47mm / 1.9inch 
7 days 
poor 
August   >> August
>>  
10°C / 50°F 
2°C / 36°F 
209 hours 
66mm / 2.6inch 
8 days 
poor 
Climate in Tasiilaq

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Is July the best time to go to Greenland?

In our opinion July is one of the best times to visit Greenland, but the weather is often unpleasant in Ilulissat.

On average the best time to visit Greenland is in July with generally unpleasant weather in Ilulissat. The worst months are January, February, March, April, May, June, August, September, October, November and December that can have poor weather conditions.

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