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Sweden Weather
Sweden Weather -
In spite of its northern position, Sweden has a relatively mild climate which varies widely, owing to its length.

The summers can be extremely hot but get shorter further north. The midnight sun can be sighted between mid May and mid June above the Arctic Circle. Winters can be bitterly cold, particularly in the north.

Required clothing

The clothes required for Swedish weather are light to medium weights for summer, heavyweights for winter and is advisable rainwear all year round.

Please visit our separate page for more information on the weather in Stockholm.