Jonkoping is two hours ahead of UTC/GMT.
During the world championship Sweden observes CEST = UTC/GMT +2 hours
The official currency of Sweden is the Swedish Krona. The official ISO 4217 currency name is SEK but it is more commonly referred to as Kr.
Coins: 1, 5 and 10kr
Banknotes: 20, 50, 100, 200, 500 and 1000kr
Most of Sweden has a Temperate climate and biome, a trademark for this type of biome is vast forests. The Climate vary greatly from north to south. Central Sweden, where the world championships will take place has a humid continental climate.
The average temperature in Jonkoping during the month of May will range between 15.5 to 4.6 Celsius with an average of 10.0 Celsius.
Useful Swedish Phrases
Hur mår du?
How are you
Jag kan inte prata Svenska
I can’t speak Swedish
Do you understand?
Jag förstår inte
I do not understand
Wifi login for Jonkoping City
The city of Jonkoping provides free wifi in the city centre. Here is how you gain access:
- Choose the network with SSID: “wifijkpg” in the WiFi settings of your device
- Once connected, open your web browser and refresh the page if not redirected to the wifijkpg landing page automatically.
This wifi is meant to be used outdoors but should be accessible in some cafes and shops.