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Helsinki

A city for all seasons, Finland’s cool capital city of Helsinki has something to offer whether you’re visiting in the balmy summer months or bracing yourself for some winter-time fun. Perfect for individuals, couples or families, Helsinki beckons you with its charming café culture, grand architecture and picturesque local scenery.

Highlights of a Helsinki holiday include a spa treat, particularly trying one of the country’s famous saunas, enjoying the excellent value shopping in the compact city centre, visiting the former Olympic stadium or taking the kids out to enjoy one of the world’s oldest functioning theme parks at Linnanmaki.

AVERAGE TEMPERATURE

Information below is based on average highest temperature for each month.

  • -2℃
  • -2℃
  • 2℃
  • 7℃
  • 14℃
  • 19℃
  • 21℃
  • 20℃
  • 15℃
  • 9℃
  • 4℃
  • 1℃
  • 16
  • 11
  • 12
  • 13
  • 14
  • 17
  • 15
  • 17
  • 15
  • 20
  • 17
  • 16

Information above is based on the average number of days which experience some form of rainfall for each month.

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When to Visit

Below gives you information and a rating of the best time of year to visit.

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Our Ratings

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