Amsterdam

Amsterdam, Netherlands
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Climate & Best time to visit Amsterdam

Climate in Amsterdam:

Number of rainy days:

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Best time to visit Amsterdam:

Spring (March to May):

  • Spring is one of the best times to visit the Netherlands. The famous tulip fields bloom, and the weather is pleasant, with temperatures ranging from 41°F to 59°F (5°C to 15°C).
  • Witness the vibrant tulip displays at Keukenhof Gardens and enjoy outdoor activities as the country awakens from winter.

Summer (June to August):

  • Summer is ideal for outdoor exploration, with warm temperatures averaging around 59°F to 72°F (15°C to 22°C).
  • Enjoy festivals, explore the Dutch countryside, and take canal cruises in cities like Amsterdam and Utrecht.

Autumn (September to November):

  • Autumn offers mild weather, with temperatures between 45°F and 59°F (7°C to 15°C).
  • It's a perfect time for sightseeing as crowds thin out, and you can witness the changing colors of nature.

Winter (December to February):

  • Winter in the Netherlands can be chilly, with temperatures averaging between 32°F and 41°F (0°C to 5°C).
  • Experience the festive season with Christmas markets, ice skating, and visiting museums and indoor attractions.

Money & Prices

Currency in Netherlands:

Euro (EUR)

How expensive is a trip to Amsterdam?

Eating out:
Simple meal:
18.95 USD
Fast food meal:
12.98 USD
Mid-range meal:
39.86 USD
Bottle of water:
0.50 USD
Soft drink:
3.28 USD
Cappuccino:
4.22 USD
Local Beer:
6.54 USD
Transportation:
Public transport - one way ticket:
3.72 USD
Taxi - 1km:
3.12 USD
Accommodation:
Refer to the Hotels section for the most up-to-date accommodation prices.
* Prices are approximate. Make sure to check the latest exchange rates when planning your trip.

General information

Netherlands general information:

Electricity:
Voltage: 230 V, Frequency: 50 Hz
Sockets:
  • Type C (European 2-pin)
  • Type F (German 2-pin, side clip earth)

Visa & Travel Requirements

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