The climate of Jutland (Germany)
Jutland is a peninsula in the northern part of Europe. The peninsula
is surrounded by the North Sea, Skagerrak, Kattegat and the Baltic
Sea. The northern part of Jutland is part of Denmark, the southern
part is part of Germany. The southern part was a conflict area
between Denmark and Germany for a long time and changed hands
several times. The last change took place after WWI when a part of
the German region became Danish after a public vote. Among the
largest cities on the peninsula are: Aalborg, Aarhus, Esbjerg, Kiel,
Randers, Kolding and Vejle. Jutland has a moderate maritime climate
strongly influenced by the surrounding waters. Because of this
extremes in weather are uncommon. In general it is slightly colder
in the northern part of the peninsula than in the southern part.
Because Jutland is fairly flat fierce winds are not uncommon.
Precipitation figures are highest during the winter. During the
coldest days of the year precipitation falls in the form of sleet or
The figures below are based on long term weather and climate records.
They are an average for Jutland:
More climate information
Climate figures are very useful but donít present a general impression
of the climate and the eventual weather circumstances within a certain
period. The figures donít always reflect the chance of wintry weather,
extreme heat or hurricanes. That is why we offer useful extra climate
information for each month of the year:
The information at this site was carefully composed from climate data collected by meteorological services, meteorological offices, climate experts and other sources. ďMore climate infoĒ is based on statistics, climate data and personal experience. No rights can be derived from this site. Weather has no memory and gives no guaranties. Nothing is as changeable and unpredictable as the weather. The authors of this site feel in no way responsible for any damages caused by misinterpretation or other circumstances that may influence your holiday or trip to a certain destination. We provide information, itís up to the reader to use it to itís benefit.