It is unseasonably warm in the north, with temperatures above freezing. It’s windy with some rain or snow in the northern mountains. Farther south skies are clear.
Temperatures at 11:00 AM:
- Stockholm -1 degree Celsius
- Malmö 1
- Gothenburg 2
- Kiruna 6
On this the shortest day of the year, the sun rose in Stockholm at 8:46 AM, with sunset at 2:48 PM.
It you think that’s short, in Kiruna the sun went below the horizon on December 12th, and will rise again on New Year’s Eve.