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You can explore the city on foot, by bus, by train or by boat. In fact, it only takes 20 minutes to walk the city centre from end to end. Moreover, buses run every 20 minutes or so; however, keep in mind the timetables may be difficult to understand, and in most cases, it is best to ask the driver for help before boarding. As for trains, they offer every 10 minutes heading south from the city centre towards Lagunen. Finally, you can enjoy a leisurely ride along the coastline on a boat.
Between November and April, Bergen remains very cold, rarely reaching above an average of 5°C (41°F). Between May and September, the temperature averages around 12°C (54°F), with 15°C (59°F) being the average high in July and August. Rainfall is high year-round, with the driest month May averaging 10 cm over 17 days.