Nuuk
Greenland
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

June 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
June, the first month of the summer, in Nuuk, is a chilly month, with average temperature varying between 1.1°C (34°F) and 7°C (44.6°F).

Temperature

In Nuuk, Greenland, the average high-temperature in June marginally rises, from a cold 3.1°C (37.6°F) in May, to a chilly 7°C (44.6°F). In Nuuk, in June, the average low-temperature is 1.1°C (34°F).

Rainfall

In Nuuk, during June, the rain falls for 10.5 days and regularly aggregates up to 61mm (2.4") of precipitation. In Nuuk, Greenland, during the entire year, the rain falls for 159.6 days and collects up to 752mm (29.6") of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through December are months with snowfall.

Sea temperature

In Nuuk, the average seawater temperature in June is 1.3°C (34.3°F).
Note: For swimming, this is considered life-threatening and very dangerous. The water feels painfully cold, and hyperventilation quickly occurs. A specialized swimsuit is mandatory to reduce thermal damage.

Daylight

With an average of 20.9h of daylight, June has the longest days of the year in Nuuk.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Nuuk is 5h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are June and July, with an average maximum UV index of 4. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 4 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions - Protection against the skin and eye damage is obliged. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in June in Nuuk?

In June, in Nuuk, the average high-temperature is 7°C (44.6°F), and the average low-temperature is 1.1°C (34°F).

How much does it rain in Nuuk in June?

In June, in Nuuk, the rain falls for 10.5 days. Throughout June, 61mm (2.4") of precipitation is accumulated.

How many days does it snow in June in Nuuk?

In Nuuk, during June, snow falls for 2.8 days.

How cold is the water in June in Nuuk?

In Nuuk, the average seawater temperature in June is 1.3°C (34.3°F). For swimming, this is considered extremely cold, dangerous, and life-threatening. Unless suitably protected with insulated waterproof clothing, hypothermia quickly occurs.

When are the longest days in Nuuk?

The month with the longest days in Nuuk, Greenland, is June, with an average of 20.9h of daylight.

What is the average length of the day in June in Nuuk?

In June, the average length of the day is 20.9h.

How many hours of sunshine does Nuuk have in June?

The average sunshine in June in Nuuk is 5h.

When is the highest UV index in Nuuk?

June and July, with an average maximum UV index of 4, are months with the highest UV index.

What is the UV index intensity in June in Nuuk?

In June, the average daily maximum UV index in Nuuk is 4. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in June - Nuuk, Greenland
  • Average high temperature in June: 7°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 June: 1.1°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 June - Nuuk, Greenland
  • Average rainfall in June: 61mm

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

Average rainfall days in June - Nuuk, Greenland
  • Average rainfall days in June: 10.5 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 June - Nuuk, Greenland
  • Average snowfall days in June: 2.8 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 June - Nuuk, Greenland
  • Average sea temperature in June: 1.3°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 June / Average sunshine in June - Nuuk, Greenland
  • Average daylight in June: 20.9h

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 June: 5h

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 June - Nuuk, Greenland
  • Average UV index in June: 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).