The, skellefte River passes through the city and it is located around 15 kilometres (9.3 mi) from the. The surrounding municipality hotell uppsala pool has an all-time high.9 C (93.0 F) 3 during the 2014 Swedish heat wave, which is very hot given the latitude and proximity to a major body of water. Artists edit Climate edit Skellefteå has subarctic climate that is borderline continental with mild summers and cold and snowy winters. Place in Västerbotten, Sweden, skellefteå is a city and the seat. Monday 09:00 16:00, tuesday 09:00 16:00, wednesday 09:00 16:00, thursday 09:00 16:00. Cookie Use and, data Transfer outside the. The climate is somewhat moderated by the Bothnia Bay, although marine effects are limited, ensuring very mild summer temperatures for a coastal area so far north. Although summer highs traditionally averaged just below 20 C (68 F) it has been warmer in recent decades. Eventually, the reason for the sudden awakened interest towards Skellefteälven and the surrounding areas were the great northern fishing grounds of salmon.