Nuuksio Now: Week 45, 2018

Nuuksio National Park during week 45, between 5.-11.11.2018.

The days will be peaceful with almost no wind and clouds hanging over us the whole week. A very good thing about cloudy weather: the mushrooms are easier to spot ­čÖé

It’s very calm in the forest now, only a crow caws at you while flying over. But there is something surprisingly cheerful among the trees. While you’re picking mushrooms, concentrating on the important task at hand, small birds gather around you and bring joy with their gentle chirping.


Temperatures: Days from 7°C to +10°C; nights around +5°C to +8°C
Rain: Maybe on weekend
Wind: Calm

Trail conditions: Wet in some places

You can check the weather forecast for Nuuksio National Park on Finnish Meteorological Institute’s website.


Nuuksio National Park in fall. Finnish forest on quiet autumn days in November. Nature near Helsinki, Finland.
Trails are quiet on weekdays in November.

On routes with signs: Some people on weekdays, the weekend will be busy
Outside main paths: Nobody on weekdays, maybe few over the weekend


Nuuksio National Park in fall. Plenty of mushrooms (funnel chanterelle) for everyone! Nature near Helsinki, Finland.
There’s plenty of tasty mushrooms for everyone.

Season: Fall
Mood: Peaceful
Lakes: +5°C
Trees: Leaves have fallen. Pines, spruces and junipers stay green through the winter
Berries: Some cranberries
Mushrooms:┬áYes, lot’s of funnel chanterelle (yellowfoot, winter mushroom)
Biting Insects: No

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