Rheumatism weather for Amsterdam in the next 7 days
Relative humidity (%)
Last update 17 January 10:51
Tips for today
Dress yourself well:
Wear a windproof jacket to retain your body heat
Wear a hat and gloves when it is really cold.
Wear lot of layers to insulate your body optimally.
Ensure that the house is cosy and warm, but also make sure there is adequate ventilation. The humidity may otherwise be high and could aggravate rheumatic symptoms.
Do not stay outdoors any longer than necessary
Well ventilated areas, preferably with air conditioning are recommended because of the low humidity.
Do not dry clothes in the house, as this increases the humidity
Information about weather and rheumatism
Cold and damp conditions cause more pain and stiffness for rheumatic patients. Warm and dry conditions ensure a better blood circulation through the body and relieve rheumatic symptoms. When air pressure drops quickly and during thunderstorms rheumatic symptoms become worse. The rheumatism weather forecast gives an indication of how, as a result of the weather, symptoms will be milder or more severe.