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Suomussalmi Destination Guide

Explore Suomussalmi in Finland

Suomussalmi in the region of Oulu with its 9,974 inhabitants is a town in Finland - some 349 mi or ( 562 km ) North of Helsinki , the country's capital city .

Interactive map of Suomussalmi

Current time in Suomussalmi is now 06:44 PM (Monday) . The local timezone is named " Europe/Helsinki " with a UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Viitavaara, Valtimo, Suovaara, Suomussalmen kirkonkylae, and Sotkamo. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Viitavaara . We saw some video on the web . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Where to go and what to see in Suomussalmi ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


The Winter War Heroes, Talvisodan Sankarit...

9:11 min by EmppuManni
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The Winter War place´s in Raate and Suomusalmi, Finland. ..

Antinferno - A Journey To Oblivion

4:36 min by hamekytta
Views: 915 Rating: 3.86

Suomussalmirock 2008 ..

Varisköngäs Suomussalmella heinäkuussa 2011

1:28 min by hronty
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Varisjoki river flowing over a small bedrock step at Varisköngäs 7 km southwest of Ämmänsaari in Suomussalmi, July 2011. The rapids are a short but quite steep (with wooden steps) walk away from the n ..

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Interesting facts about this location

Battle of Suomussalmi

The Battle of Suomussalmi was fought between Finnish and Soviet forces in the Winter War. The action took place from around December 7, 1939 to January 8, 1940. The outcome was a major Finnish victory against vastly superior forces. In Finland, the battle is still seen today as a symbol of the entire Winter War itself.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 64.89 28.89 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: 1939 in Finland, 1940 in Finland, Battles and operations of the Winter War, Suomussalmi


Kiantajärvi is a lake in Kainuu, Finland.

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Located at 65.02 29.10 (Lat./Long.); Less than 17 km away
Tags: Lakes of Finland, Oulujoki basin

Historical Weather

temperature and rainfall during the year in Suomussalmi