The Land of Lakes and Forests

Land and Climate

Finland, or the Republic of Finland, haves over 150,000 lakes and is about 75% forest. In the Summer, it is about 63 Fahrenheit to 68 Fahrenheit and below freezing in the Winter. Above the Arctic Circle, Summers are sunny all day and dark all day in the Winter. Below the Arctic Circle, summers days are 19 hours of light and in the Winter, 6 hours of light.


In Finland, there culture is different from the United States. For example, in Finland the Finnish are known for eating reindeer steak, wildberries, potatoes, and makkara. Finnish dress in relatively casual. In the winter they wear hats and worn when its very cold. Also, during weddings and festival they wear colorful native costumes. Show from the picture above


"Finland". CultureGrams Online Edition.m PorQuest, 2013. Web. 21 May 2013.