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The weather in Helsinki
You can see our climate diagram above. July is the warmest month in Helsinki with average maximum temperatures of 22°. January is the coolest month, with average minimal temperature reaching -8°. The rainiest month is July while the driest month is May.
Discover Finland with holiday lettings in Helsinki
Helsinki, Finland's capital and largest city, offers a variety of activities for holidaymakers. Booking your holiday home here means you can be a part of this lively, historical and intriguing city from a bright and modern apartment. Apartments tend to be compact but utilise space effectively, with an open-plan layouts and views over looking the sea.
Tuck into Finnish cuisine
Eating out is easy in Helsinki, and there is plenty of choice whether you want Japanese, Indian, Italian, or something more traditional. Finnjavel, located near the city centre and right by the sea, is a great choice is for traditional Scandinavian food, much of which is also locally sourced. Its menu features traditional Finnish dishes such as salmon soup from the Kainuu region. The majority of restaurants will provide vegetarian, vegan and gluten free options with no fuss.
Visiting Helsinki with children
Childhood and education are famously well-valued in Finland, and activities available for families travelling to Helsinki demonstrate this. Helsinki Zoo and the Science Centre are two of the most popular attractions with for both locals and visitors.
The zoo is centrally located, while Heureka Science Centre is around 30 minutes' north of the city centre by public transport. SEA LIFE Helsinki features everything from sharks and piranhas to crabs and octopuses. It also features regular exhibitions and hands-on activities that the little ones will love.
World exploration from your Helsinki home
Given its location on the sea, Helsinki is a great base for further exploration. Day cruises are available to the nearby cities of Stockholm in Sweden and Talinn in Estonia. Staying within Finland is just as good, however, with the small medieval town of Porvoo just an hour's drive from the city.
Guided tours and organised trips can be booked regularly. For an outdoor adventure, you can also travel to Nuuksio National Park, where you can canoe, hike, bike and climb.
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