Climate of Amsterdam
Amsterdam has a oceanic climate. There is rainfall during all months of the year. The average annual temperature for Amsterdam is 13° degrees and there is about 435 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 143 days a year with an average humidity of 81% and an UV-index of 3.
Climate averages for the whole year
- Day: the average daily temperature during the day is between 5°C and 21°C
- Night:the average nighttime temperature is between 2°C and 15°C
- Sea temperature: the sea temperature is between 5°C and 21°C
- Rain: it rains 183 days and there is a total of approximately 435 mm rainfall
- Snow: it snows an average of 11 days per year
- Sun hours: throughout the year there are 2448 sun hours
|Maximum temperature:||between 5°C and 21°C|
|Warmest month:||21°C in July|
|Coldest month:||5°C in January|
|Night temperature:||between 2°C and 15°C|
|Sea temperature:||between 5°C and 21°C|
|Dry days:||171 days|
|Days with rain:||183 days|
|Days with snow:||11 days|
|Total rain sum:||435 mm|
|Hours of sunshine:||2448 hours|
This graph shows the average maximum temperature (red) and minimum temperature (blue) for Amsterdam.
This graph shows the average amount of rainfall per month for Amsterdam.
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Climate table of Amsterdam
In this climate table you can see at a glance what the average weather per month is for Amsterdam. The data has been collected over a 30-year period, from which an average per month has been derived. From year to year the differences may be larger or smaller, but with this climate table you have a good idea of what the weather for Amsterdam might be like in a given month.
|Day temp. (°C)||5||6||9||13||16||19||21||21||18||15||10||7|
|Night temp. (°C)||2||2||4||6||9||12||14||15||13||10||6||4|
|Water temp. (°C)||6||5||6||8||12||16||20||21||17||15||11||8|
|Days with rain||16||12||14||13||15||13||17||18||15||16||16||18|
|Days with snow||3||4||1||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||3|
|Sun hours per day||4||4||6||8||9||10||10||10||7||5||4||3|
|Wind force (Bft)||4||3||3||3||3||3||3||3||3||3||3||4|
Best time to visit Amsterdam
The best time to visit Amsterdam in the Netherlands is from June through September. In this period you have a pleasant temperature and almost no precipitation. The highest average temperature in Amsterdam is 21°C in July and the lowest is 5°C in January. The water temperature is 21°C at its highest and in other months it can be 5°C.
Climate of Amsterdam by month
What is the average climate in a given month for Amsterdam? Click on a month to see all monthly averages for sunshine, maximum and minimum temperatures, percent chance of rain per day, snowfall and number of rainy days.
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