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Weather forecast: Sweden set for 'lagom' Midsummer holiday

Midsummer celebrations in Sweden. Photo: Henrik Holmberg/TT

Published: 18.Jun.2019 10:48 hrs

One of Sweden's most hyped weather forecasts of the year is here: Midsummer's Eve.

Don't get your hopes up for a wonderfully sunny public holiday rounded off with a midnight swim, but it will probably be safe to prepare for a day neither too chilly nor too wet, national weather agency SMHI predicts.

In other words, as Swedish media described it on Tuesday: lagom – the Swedish term that somehow manages to encapsulate both mediocrity and perfection in one word.

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