Nuuk
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Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

November 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
November, the last month of the autumn, in Nuuk, is also a subzero cold month, with average temperature ranging between min -5.8°C (21.6°F) and max -1.3°C (29.7°F).

Temperature

In Nuuk, the average high-temperature in November is almost the same as in October - a subzero cold -1.3°C (29.7°F). In Nuuk, the average low-temperature is -5.8°C (21.6°F).

Rainfall

In Nuuk, during November, the rain falls for 14.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 73mm (2.9") of precipitation. In Nuuk, 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 in Nuuk.

Sea temperature

In Nuuk, Greenland, the average seawater temperature in November is 0.4°C (32.7°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

In November, the average length of the day is 6.5h.

Sunshine

January, November and December, with an average of 1h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine.

UV index

January, February, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 0, are months with the lowest UV index in Nuuk, Greenland. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: In November, the average maximum UV index of 0 translate into the following recommendations:
Extended sun exposure is not an issue for the majority. Children, infants, and fair-skinned individuals always need to be protected. 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 temperature in November in Nuuk?

The average high-temperature, in November, in Nuuk, Greenland, is -1.3°C (29.7°F), while the average low-temperature is -5.8°C (21.6°F).

How many days does it rain in November in Nuuk?

In Nuuk, in November, during 14.3 rainfall days, 73mm (2.9") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How many days does it snow in November in Nuuk?

In November, in Nuuk, snow falls for 12.7 days.

How cold is the water in November in Nuuk?

In Nuuk, Greenland, the average seawater temperature in November is 0.4°C (32.7°F). 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.

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

The average length of the day in November is 6.5h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Nuuk?

January, November and December, with an average of 1h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine in Nuuk.

How long on average sun shines in November in Nuuk?

In November, the average sunshine is 1h.

When is the lowest UV index in Nuuk?

January, February, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 0, are months with the lowest UV index in Nuuk.

What is the UV index intensity in November in Nuuk?

In Nuuk, the average daily maximum UV index in November is 0. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in November - Nuuk, Greenland
  • Average high temperature in November: -1.3°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 November: -5.8°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 November - Nuuk, Greenland
  • Average rainfall in November: 73mm

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

Average rainfall days in November - Nuuk, Greenland
  • Average rainfall days in November: 14.3 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 November - Nuuk, Greenland
  • Average snowfall days in November: 12.7 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 November - Nuuk, Greenland
  • Average sea temperature in November: 0.4°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 November / Average sunshine in November - Nuuk, Greenland
  • Average daylight in November: 6.5h

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 November: 1h

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 November - Nuuk, Greenland
  • Average UV index in November: 0

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).