Nuuk
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Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

July weather forecast and climate
Nuuk, Greenland

A sunny winter day in Nuuk city, Greenland with snow cover, and a river and snowy mountains in the distance
A sunny winter day in Nuuk city, Greenland with snow cover, and a river and snowy mountains in the distance
July, like June, is another chilly summer month in Nuuk, Greenland, with average temperature varying between 9.9°C (49.8°F) and 3.5°C (38.3°F).

Temperature

July is the warmest month, with an average high-temperature of 9.9°C (49.8°F) and an average low-temperature of 3.5°C (38.3°F).

Rainfall

In Nuuk, during 12.5 rainfall days, 86mm (3.4") of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 159.6 rainfall days, and 752mm (29.6") of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through December are months with snowfall.

Sea temperature

In Nuuk, the average water temperature is 2.9°C (37.2°F). For swimming, this is considered very dangerous and immediately life-threatening. Total loss of breathing control instantly occurs, and clear thinking becomes almost impossible. A specialized swimsuit is obligatory to minimize thermal loss.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Nuuk is 19.6h.

Sunshine

In July, the average sunshine is 6h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Nuuk are June and July, with an average maximum UV index of 4. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
The daily maximum UV index of 4 in July interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions - Protection against sunburn is recommended. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.

What is the warmest month in Nuuk?

July is the warmest month, with an average high-temperature of 9.9°C (49.8°F) and an average low-temperature of 3.5°C (38.3°F).

What is the temperature in July in Nuuk?

In July, the average high-temperature is 9.9°C (49.8°F), and the average low-temperature is 3.5°C (38.3°F).

How much does it rain in Nuuk in July?

In Nuuk, during July, the rain falls for 12.5 days and regularly aggregates up to 86mm (3.4") of precipitation.

How many days does it snow in July in Nuuk?

In Nuuk, during July, snow falls for 0.1 days.

What is the water temperature in July in Nuuk?

In Nuuk, Greenland, the average seawater temperature in July is 2.9°C (37.2°F). For swimming, this is considered very dangerous and immediately life-threatening. Total loss of breathing control instantly occurs, and clear thinking becomes almost impossible. A specialized swimsuit is obligatory to minimize thermal loss.

How many hours of daylight does Nuuk have in July?

In Nuuk, Greenland, the average length of the day in July is 19.6h.

How many hours of sunshine does Nuuk have in July?

In July, the average sunshine in Nuuk is 6h.

When is the highest UV index in Nuuk?

Months with the highest UV index in Nuuk, Greenland, are June and July, with an average maximum UV index of 4.

What is the UV index reading in July in Nuuk?

In July, the average daily maximum UV index in Nuuk, Greenland, is 4. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in July - Nuuk, Greenland
  • Average high temperature in July: 9.9°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (9.9°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is March (-5.1°C).

  • Average low temperature in July: 3.5°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (3.5°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are February and March (-10.7°C).

Average rainfall in July - Nuuk, Greenland
  • Average rainfall in July: 86mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is September (89mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is January (40mm).

Average rainfall days in July - Nuuk, Greenland
  • Average rainfall days in July: 12.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is March (15.1 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is June (10.5 days).

Average snowfall days in July - Nuuk, Greenland
  • Average snowfall days in July: 0.1 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is March (14.5 days).
The month with the lowest number of snowfall days is July (0.1 days).

Average sea temperature in July - Nuuk, Greenland
  • Average sea temperature in July: 2.9°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (4.1°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (-0.9°C).

Average daylight in July / Average sunshine in July - Nuuk, Greenland
  • Average daylight in July: 19.6h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 20.9h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 4.4h).

  • Average sunshine in July: 6h

The month with most sunshine is April (Average sunshine: 8h).
Months with least sunshine are January, November and December (Average sunshine: 1).

Average UV index in July - Nuuk, Greenland
  • Average UV index in July: 4

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 4).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 0).