The busiest time of the year in the city is the warm summer months, from June to August, when temperatures range from 11 to 21 degrees Celsius. The height of the peak season is July, which is the hottest month in the city. Prices for flights to Malmo and accommodation rates are likely to be high around this time, and also during the festive holiday season, school holidays and during events and festivals.
The cheapest time to visit Malmo is during the off-peak months, from November to March, when the city experiences the coolest temperatures. The most rain falls around mid-November so it’s best to pack an umbrella if you planned a flight to Malmo over this period. February is the coldest time of the year, with temperatures generally around -3 to 2 degrees Celsius. This therefore, is likely to be the time of the year that yields the lowest hotel rates and when cheap flights to Malmo will be more available. Snowfall can also occur from December through to March.
The Swedish city of Malmo offers delights to suit travellers of every age, taste and cultural persuasion. Turning Torso is a fascinatingly twisted or swirled building that everybody is flocking to the region to see. Towering into the sky at 623 ft (190 m), this residential building is a wonder to behold. The Stapelbaddsparken is a great venue for skateboarding for young and older enthusiasts of this sport. For great food and coffee try Lilla Torg which is a big outdoor area where you will find great eateries and clubs. Malmohus Castle houses several museums and exhibits and is a great trip for the whole family. At the Konsthall you will find contemporary and classic art with the addition of brunch on Sundays.
St Peter’s church offers lunch, concerts and services for worship. Folket’s Park offers a great location for picnics, bars and dance venues. At Katrientorp country house, you will find a gorgeous country manor with well-maintained gardens, a farm house dating back to the 19th century and a café and antiques store. This is a great choice for a day trip for the entire family. A harvest fair and Christmas market is held each year at the Katrientorp.
Malmo is served by an efficient network of public transport and you can buy 1 or 3-day tickets to make your travel more affordable. Visitors can use city buses, Swedish rail services, bicycles, rental cars or see the sights on foot.
Flights to Malmo are served by Malmö Airport (MMX), which offers a variety of public and private transportation options to help visitors get to the city. You can choose from an airport coach or shuttle bus, private and shared transfers, city bus, private taxi or private rental cars. Malmo is located around 18 miles (30 km) from the airport. It takes 40 minutes to travel to Malmo by bus.