PICTURES AND FAQ ABOUT LAPLAND
SEASONS IN LAPLAND AND TIPS FOR THE TRIP
SPRING SEASON STARTS IN MARCH AND LASTS UNTIL MAY.
SUMMER SEASON STARTS IN JUNE AND LASTS UNTIL AUGUST.
AUTUMN SEASON STARTS IN SEPTEMBER AND LASTS UNTIL OCTOBER.
WINTER SEASON STARTS IN NOVEMBER AND LASTS UNTIL THE END OF APRIL.
When can you expect to see the northern lights? There is no specific time to see them but usually the season starts when we have enough darkness in our nights. Late August and start of September can be the first time to spot the northern lights. Season for the northern lights ends in the mid April because we are going towards summer and nights start to be too bright again.
How is the climate in Lapland during the winter time? (November until April).
Usually the temperatures are from -0 down to -30 degrees Celsius and anything between that! The coldest month is usually January. The best way to protect yourself from frostnip or frost bite is to wear many layers of winter clothing and wear warm shoes, hat and gloves.
What is the polar night "Kaamos"? (End of November to beginning of January).
The polar night starts in the end of November and lasts until the second week of January. Between this period of time the sun doesn't rise at all above the horizon in Lapland. So it literally means that there are hardly any hours of daylight during that time. Many of the locals find this time relaxing and mysterious in all its colors and shades of blueish and black. You have to experience the polar night yourself in order to get the most out of it.
When is it the best time to visit Lapland? (NOW, OF COURSE WHILE YOU READ THIS).
If you ask me, of course now! You can feel the mysterious combination of cold and mysterious winter Lapland with amazing northern lights. During summer time the midnight sun allows you to stay awake all night long with your sunglasses. Anyway, it's up to you what you want out of your holiday, whether it's cold dark winter or bright Lappish summer.
What is it like the spring in Lapland? (March until May).
Spring is a beautiful time in here Lapland. The sun is shining and a warmer climate is touching us. Local people find this period of year really nice because you can do lots of outdoor activities like cross country skiing, downhill skiing and snowboarding, snowmobiling, ice fishing and lots of other things. Depending on the snow situation the crust of the snow can carry your weight while you walking on it. Can you believe it?! Also going towards summer time gives us good vibes in general!
What is it like the summer in Lapland? (June until August).
Can you imagine a wearing the sunglasses at 2am in the morning or 11pm in the evening? This is possible only in the summer because Lapland having a Midnight sun period during this time of the year. Nightless nights and longer days allow us to do lots of summer activities like hiking, cycling, boating and spend the most of the summer in our holiday cottages.
What is autumn like in Lapland? (late August until October).
Oh yes, all the brilliant fall colors of nature flourish at this time of the year. It is the best hiking time ever! No mosquito's around. Only the silence of the nature who's getting ready for the winter. It is really nice to be a witness to this colorful play with your own eyes.
Meaning for customer register is safety and customer relationship management.