Best Time To Visit Longyearbyen
Longyearbyen has an arctic type of climate, however the area is warm and wet due to the influence of the North Atlantic Current.
- Summer: June – September: Average summer temperatures hover around 5 °C during the day, dipping to about 1 °C or lower at night.
- Winter: October – May: Winter temperatures are below freezing at around -13 °C with temperatures at night dipping to -17 °C.
The town experiences polar night from 27 October to 14 February and midnight sun from 19 April through 23 August. Naturally, summer is the best time to visit.
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Maximum rain recorded in Longyearbyen is 38.71 mm in December.
Months with no rains or lowest rains in Longyearbyen are May, June, July, August, September, October and November.
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Most humid month in Longyearbyen is September.
Least humid month in Longyearbyen is May.