Nuuksio Now: Week 52, 2018

Merry Christmas, everyone!

Here’s what Nuuksio National Park is like right now, during week 52, between 24.-30.12.2018.

The Finnish Christmas, Monday the 24th, will be very beautiful, with all the trees covered in snow.

The weather seems to change often this week, from quite cold to above freezing. There will likely be some new snow and some sunny days.

We are past the darkest day of the year, from now on the days get longer.

Have a lovely Christmas holidays and take it easy ūüôā


Temperatures:¬†Days from +1 ¬įC to -11 ¬įC; nights from 0 ¬įC to¬†-11 ¬įC
Rain: Maybe snow on some days
Wind: Calm to moderate

Trail conditions: Snow

Sunrise: 9:25 am
Sunset: 3:15 pm
Daylight: 5 hours 50 minutes

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


Season: Winter
Mood: Trees covered in snow, this is Christmas
Lakes: Frozen and covered with snow, but the ice is thin
Snow: 13 cm
Life: Footprints on the snow and small birds chirping


On routes with signs: Many people on Christmas holidays, both weekdays and the weekend will be busy
Outside main paths: Some people, but mostly quiet

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