Best time to visit, weather and climate Falkland Islands

Best time to visit Falkland Islands

Climate Falkland Islands per month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
12°C 12°C 11°C 9°C 7°C 6°C 5°C 6°C 6°C 8°C 9°C 10°C
27
mm
28
mm
29
mm
26
mm
30
mm
33
mm
28
mm
27
mm
23
mm
27
mm
25
mm
30
mm

The best time to visit Falkland Islands is from january until march and december, when you will have a very cold temperature, but limited rainfall. The highest average temperature in Falkland Islands is 12°C in january and the lowest is 5°C in july.

The average climate figure for Falkland Islands is an 7,6. This is based on various factors, such as average temperatures, the chance of precipitation and weather experiences of others.

Falkland Islands has the tundra climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in Falkland Islands or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find an overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.



Climate Falkland Islands

Falkland Islands has the tundra climate prevailing. It is cold here all year round. The average annual temperature for Falkland Islands is 8° degrees and there is about 332 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 115 days a year with an average humidity of 78% and an UV-index of 3.


Climate Falkland Islands

 
Day
Night
Precip
Rain
days
Snow
days
Dry
days
Sun hours
per day
Wind force
in Bft
UV-index
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day 12°C 12°C 11°C 9°C 7°C 6°C 5°C 6°C 6°C 8°C 9°C 10°C
Night 9°C 8°C 8°C 7°C 5°C 4°C 3°C 4°C 4°C 5°C 6°C 7°C
Precip 27
mm
28
mm
29
mm
26
mm
30
mm
33
mm
28
mm
27
mm
23
mm
27
mm
25
mm
30
mm
Rain
days
16 16 16 17 16 16 14 14 13 14 15 17
Snow
days
0 0 0 1 1 4 7 5 3 2 1 0
Dry
days
15 12 15 12 14 10 10 12 14 15 14 14
Sun hours
per day
9 8 6 5 4 4 4 5 6 8 9 10
Wind force
in Bft
5 5 4 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 4
UV-index 3 3 3 3 2 2 2 2 2 3 3 3
 


Climate Falkland Islands january

On average, it is maximum 12° in january in Falkland Islands and at least around 9° degrees. In january there are 16 days of rainfall with a total of 27 mm and the it will be dry 15 days this month in Falkland Islands.

Climate Falkland Islands february

On average, it is maximum 12° in february in Falkland Islands and at least around 8° degrees. In february there are 16 days of rainfall with a total of 28 mm and the it will be dry 12 days this month in Falkland Islands.

Climate Falkland Islands march

On average, it is maximum 11° in march in Falkland Islands and at least around 8° degrees. In march there are 16 days of rainfall with a total of 29 mm and the it will be dry 15 days this month in Falkland Islands.

Climate Falkland Islands april

On average, it is maximum 9° in april in Falkland Islands and at least around 7° degrees. In april there are 17 days of rainfall with a total of 26 mm. The it will be dry 12 days this month in Falkland Islands and on average, it snows 1 day in april.

Climate Falkland Islands may

On average, it is maximum 7° in may in Falkland Islands and at least around 5° degrees. In may there are 16 days of rainfall with a total of 30 mm. The it will be dry 14 days this month in Falkland Islands and on average, it snows 1 day in may.

Climate Falkland Islands june

On average, it is maximum 6° in june in Falkland Islands and at least around 4° degrees. In june there are 16 days of rainfall with a total of 33 mm. The it will be dry 10 days this month in Falkland Islands and on average, it snows 4 days in june.

Climate Falkland Islands july

On average, it is maximum 5° in july in Falkland Islands and at least around 3° degrees. In july there are 14 days of rainfall with a total of 28 mm. The it will be dry 10 days this month in Falkland Islands and on average, it snows 7 days in july.

Climate Falkland Islands august

On average, it is maximum 6° in august in Falkland Islands and at least around 4° degrees. In august there are 14 days of rainfall with a total of 27 mm. The it will be dry 12 days this month in Falkland Islands and on average, it snows 5 days in august.

Climate Falkland Islands september

On average, it is maximum 6° in september in Falkland Islands and at least around 4° degrees. In september there are 13 days of rainfall with a total of 23 mm. The it will be dry 14 days this month in Falkland Islands and on average, it snows 3 days in september.

Climate Falkland Islands october

On average, it is maximum 8° in october in Falkland Islands and at least around 5° degrees. In october there are 14 days of rainfall with a total of 27 mm. The it will be dry 15 days this month in Falkland Islands and on average, it snows 2 days in october.

Climate Falkland Islands november

On average, it is maximum 9° in november in Falkland Islands and at least around 6° degrees. In november there are 15 days of rainfall with a total of 25 mm. The it will be dry 14 days this month in Falkland Islands and on average, it snows 1 day in november.

Climate Falkland Islands december

On average, it is maximum 10° in december in Falkland Islands and at least around 7° degrees. In december there are 17 days of rainfall with a total of 30 mm and the it will be dry 14 days this month in Falkland Islands.

14 day weather forecast Falkland Islands

The weather for Stanley in Falkland Islands will be 6° till 8° degrees in the next 14 days with several days chance of light rain showers.

The weather forecast for Falkland Islands is based on the weather in Stanley.

Weather forecast this week

Dag Weer Max Min Water Precip Change Wind UV
Th
29 Oct
Bewolkt 6°C 2°C 6°C 2.3 mm 70% 12m/s 2
Th
29 Oct
Bewolkt 6°C 2°C 6°C 2.3 mm 70% 12m/s 2
Fr
30 Oct
Bewolkt 8°C 3°C 6°C 0.9 mm 45% 11m/s 3
Fr
30 Oct
Bewolkt 8°C 3°C 6°C 0.9 mm 45% 11m/s 3
Sa
31 Oct
Overwegend bewolkt 13°C 4°C 7°C 0.1 mm 20% 4m/s 4
Sa
31 Oct
Overwegend bewolkt 13°C 4°C 7°C 0.1 mm 20% 4m/s 4
Su
1 Nov
Overwegend bewolkt 15°C 8°C 7°C 0 mm 0% 6m/s 2

Weather forecast next week

Dag Weer Max Min Water Precip Change Wind UV
Su
1 Nov
Overwegend bewolkt 15°C 8°C 7°C 0 mm 0% 6m/s 2
Mo
2 Nov
Wisselend bewolkt 13°C 8°C 7°C 0 mm 0% 11m/s 6
Mo
2 Nov
Wisselend bewolkt 13°C 8°C 7°C 0 mm 0% 11m/s 6
Tu
3 Nov
Bewolkt 8°C 6°C 7°C 1.7 mm 65% 5m/s 2
Tu
3 Nov
Bewolkt 8°C 6°C 7°C 1.7 mm 65% 5m/s 2
We
4 Nov
Bewolkt 8°C 5°C 7°C 0.3 mm 25% 5m/s 2
We
4 Nov
Bewolkt 8°C 5°C 7°C 0.3 mm 25% 5m/s 2

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Hotels and apartments in Falkland Islands

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Flight tickets to Falkland Islands

Falkland Islands has 1 airport which you can fly to:

  • Port Stanley Airport
    Stanley

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About Falkland Islands

Falkland Islands is in the continental part South America and the capital is Stanley. The total surface is 12.200 km² with 1.288 km of coastline and the population consists of 2.563 inhabitants. In terms of area, the country is 22x smaller than New Zealand. If you want to call Falkland Islands you have to use +500 or 00500 before the phone number without the first 0 in the original phone number (if it occurs). If the normal number is 05012457809, for example, you can remove the first 0 and call +5005012457809 or 005005012457809.

Falkland Islands is in a straight line at 8.413 km distance from Wellington. From Auckland Airport the flight time is about 12 hours15.

Places near Falkland Islands

Currency Falkland Islands

In Falkland Islands the Falkland Islands pound is used to pay.

Exchange rate Falkland Islands pound (FKP) 29 october 2020

1 Falkland Islands pound = 1,95 New Zealand dollar
100 Falkland Islands pound = 194,58 New Zealand dollar

1 New Zealand dollar = 0,51 Falkland Islands pound
100 New Zealand dollar = 51,39 Falkland Islands pound

Install exchange rate app

It can be difficult to calculate the exchange rate yourself. Install an app on your phone that updates the exchange rate daily. By entering the local price you immediately see what the price is in Euro.

Bring your credit card

Take a credit card along with your own bank card. If your bank card is not accepted then you have the credit card that you can use.

You can find the nearest ATM via various apps such as:

MasterCard ATM Hunter
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MasterCard Nearby
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Time difference Falkland Islands

In Falkland Islands it is now 12:20 o’clock in the afternoon on wednesday 28 october 2020. That is 16 hour earlier than in New Zealand. The time zone of Falkland Islands is Atlantic/Stanley and the Greenwich time is UTC-03.

Vaccinations Falkland Islands

Recommended vaccinations

  • DTP (Difterie, Tetanus en Polio)
  • Hepatitis A (besmettelijke geelzucht)

Person and travel related vaccinations

These vaccinations may differ per person and / or be advised on the basis of the stay in Falkland Islands.

  • BMR (Bof, Mazelen en Rode hond)