Best time to visit Falkland Islands
The best time to visit in 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 in Falkland Islands is 12°C in January and the lowest is 5°C in July.
Falkland Islands has the tundra climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in in Falkland Islands or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find a quick overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.
Average weather Falkland Islands by month
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14 day weather forecast Falkland Islands
The weather for in Falkland Islands will be 12° till 10° degrees in the next 14 days with a few days chance of light rain showers.
The weather forecast for Falkland Islands is based on the weather conditions in the city of Stanley.
Weather forecast this week
|Tuesday 26 Oct||Water||Precip||Chance||Wind||UV|
|7°||0.7 mm||40%||8 m/s||2|
|Wednesday 27 Oct||Water||Precip||Chance||Wind||UV|
|7°||0.1 mm||20%||8 m/s||4|
|Thursday 28 Oct||Water||Precip||Chance||Wind||UV|
|7°||0 mm||0%||5 m/s||3|
|Friday 29 Oct||Water||Precip||Chance||Wind||UV|
|7°||0 mm||0%||7 m/s||2|
|Saturday 30 Oct||Water||Precip||Chance||Wind||UV|
|7°||2.4 mm||70%||13 m/s||4|
|Sunday 31 Oct||Water||Precip||Chance||Wind||UV|
|7°||0 mm||0%||6 m/s||7|
|Monday 1 Nov||Water||Precip||Chance||Wind||UV|
|7°||0 mm||0%||7 m/s||7|
Weather forecast next week
|Tuesday 2 Nov||Water||Precip||Chance||Wind||UV|
|7°||1.4 mm||60%||9 m/s||2|
|Wednesday 3 Nov||Water||Precip||Chance||Wind||UV|
|7°||0 mm||0%||5 m/s||7|
|Thursday 4 Nov||Water||Precip||Chance||Wind||UV|
|7°||0 mm||0%||5 m/s||2|
|Friday 5 Nov||Water||Precip||Chance||Wind||UV|
|7°||0.2 mm||15%||3 m/s||3|
|Saturday 6 Nov||Water||Precip||Chance||Wind||UV|
|7°||0 mm||0%||4 m/s||2|
|Sunday 7 Nov||Water||Precip||Chance||Wind||UV|
|7°||0.1 mm||20%||7 m/s||4|
|Monday 8 Nov||Water||Precip||Chance||Wind||UV|
|7°||0 mm||0%||4 m/s||4|
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 table of Falkland Islands
|Day temp. (°C)||12||12||11||9||7||6||5||6||6||8||9||10|
|Night temp. (°C)||9||8||8||7||5||4||3||4||4||5||6||7|
|Days with rain||16||16||16||17||16||16||14||14||13||14||15||17|
|Days with snow||-||-||-||1||1||4||7||5||3||2||1||-|
|Sun hours per day||9||8||6||5||4||4||4||5||6||8||9||10|
|Wind force (Bft)||5||5||4||5||5||5||5||5||5||5||5||4|
Falkland Islands weather by month
What is the average weather like in a given month for Falkland Islands? Let's find out! Click on a month to check all the monthly averages for sunshine, temperature highs and lows, percentage chance of rain per day, snowfall accumulation and number of rainy days.
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Popular places in Falkland Islands
- Bluff Cove Settlement
- Campo Verde
- Green Patch Settlement
- Johnson Harbour Settlement
- Port Howard
- Walker Creek
- Piedra Sola
- Mare Harbour Rancho
- Sand Fountain
- Saunders Island Settlement
- Port Louis Settlement
- Hill Cove
- Rincon Grande Settlement
- Spring Point Settlement
- North Arm Settlement
- Keppel Settlement
- Lively Settlement
- Douglas Settlement
- Mid Rancho
- Teal Inlet Settlement
- Roy Cove Settlement
- Weddell Settlement
- Carcass Island Settlement
- Johnson Harbour Settlement
- Westpoint Island Settlement
- Fox Bay West Settlement
- Fox Bay East Settlement
- Darwin Settlement
- San Carlos Settlement
- Bluff Cove
- Pebble Island Settlement
- Hope Cottage
- Burnside House
Frequently asked questions
Where is Falkland Islands?
Falkland Islands lies in a straight line about 6,329 km from New Zealand (Cape Town → Stanley).
How long is the flight to Falkland Islands?
The flight time from Cape Town International Airport to Falkland Islands is approximately 8 h. 50 min.
What are the largest airports in Falkland Islands?
These are the largest airports in Falkland Islands:
- Port Stanley Airport – Stanley
How many inhabitants are there in Falkland Islands?
Falkland Islands has approximately 2,563 inhabitants.
How big is Falkland Islands?
The area of Falkland Islands is around 12,200 km². It is 100x smaller than New Zealand.
What is the capital of Falkland Islands?
The capital of Falkland Islands is Stanley.
What is the currency of Falkland Islands?
In Falkland Islands the Falkland Islands pound (FKP) is used to pay.
Exchange rates on 26 October 2021
- 1 Falkland Islands pound = 0.049 South African rand
- 1 South African rand = 20.45 Falkland Islands pound
- 10 Falkland Islands pound = 0.489 South African rand
- 10 South African rand = 204.49 Falkland Islands pound
- 100 Falkland Islands pound = 4.89 South African rand
- 100 South African rand = 2,044.95 Falkland Islands pound
What is the area code of Falkland Islands?
The area code to call Falkland Islands is +500.