As you're smoking and jamming to your favorite Sublime song thinking how much easier living in the summertime really can be, you remember, it’s officially summertime.
Longer days spent in brilliant sunlight either by the pool, hanging out with friends, adventuring, or of course smoking our favorite buds.
With this thought in mind in your incredible marijuana daze, you begin to ponder which strains could bring out the grand design of amazing summer vibes.
With a focus on high THC strains, our summertime list needs to balance a line between calm relaxation and energetic happiness.
With a focus on high THC strains, our marijuana strains will reflect everyone’s favorite season. Roll up a joint of one of our best weed strains for summer.
Best Weed Strains for Summer
In Colorado, we take summer very seriously. Whether it's going to music festivals, camping, fishing, biking, or just overall adventuring, Coloradans make the most out of summer.
But, what would summer be without some relaxation? Let’s look at what makes up the best weed strain for summer.
Don’t let the name fool you – this sativa is 100% energizing marijuana without any trace of crack. You will not become a Dave Chappel skit. Whew!
Green Crack is the absolute definition of summertime memories with effects of pure energy and focus.
This marijuana strain is a super surge of cerebral effects and sharpened grandmaster auras. The strain maintains mouth-watering fruity/mango flavors and smells potent enough to blast you into space.
Green Crack is a great daytime strain helping fight fatigue and stress. Green Crack is extremely appealing to those attempting to be productive and introduce themselves to the Summer.
Looking for a strain with a little sweetness and spice? Of course, you are, it’s the essence of summer!
That said, I’d like to introduce you to Jilly Bean. Ms. Bean, this is everyone.
Jilly Bean puts off pleasant citrusy orange and grapefruit scent which will chauffeur you to a vast field of summertime greenery. For your enjoyment, the wonderful citrus/orange/grapefruit aroma also translates into the flavor of the strain.
The taste has been compared to the fruity drink Tang, which the astronauts drink after all. Think about it.
Consumers have said that Jilly Bean hits almost immediately and delivers a productive/energetic high without becoming too speedy and paranoia-inducing.
Perfect for lake day with friends, Jilly Bean is a delicious strain known for causing laughter fits and boosting one’s confidence.
You’ve been warned.
Ah yes, a true summertime classic. Like a fruity cocktail, Mauie Wowie swipes the senses with tropical flavors and mellow island vibes.
Maui Wowie originates from Hawaii.
This strain typically reaches the 20% THC range.
The strain dispels stress with a high energy euphoria. Flavors from the Maui Wowie strain invite a sweetness with flavor profiles of berry and citrus.
Summertime shines in this strain with the ability to induce giggles, blasting with euphoria, and leave you oh, so relaxed.
So, if you plan to be chilling by a pool on a hot summer day or want to feel like you are, Maui Wowie sends you straight into absolute paradise, basking in the summertime sun.
Like Brunch on a Sunday, Mimosa has the ability to transport you off to summer land. Being a cross of Purple Punch and Clementine Kush, Mimosa is perfectly delicious, uplifting, and calming. A real treat for a summertime high.
Mimosa clocks in around 23% THC. The strains reek of citrus flavor and tropical smells.
Mimosa, like its namesake, will leave you as energized and giggly as ever.
Mimosa is also known to be arousing probably due to its extremely uplifting feeling of euphoria.
Mimosa is the perfect way to start your summer morning and keeps kicking butt well into the evening.
Pineapple Express is the epitome of summertime feels because, in the most simple of terms, the strain will just make your day better.
As Saul from the movie, Pineapple Express (2008) once said, “It’s hands down the dopest dope I’ve ever smoked.” Who couldn’t use a little of that?
With the success of the film, Pineapple Express became an extremely popular strain. Pineapple Express is a crossbreed of Hawaiian and Trainwreck strains.
Pineapple Express is shrouded in fresh smells of apples or mangoes. Pineapple Express gifts you with a long-lasting, energetic high while supplying your senses with absolute freedom.
Whether it’s the morning, afternoon, or evening; Pineapple Express is the anytime-of-day kind of bud.
With effects like creativity, alertness, and euphoria; this strain thrusts you into summertime.
The Strain, the myth, the legend: OG Kush is anyone’s summertime treat.
This strain is a legendary cross of Chemdawg, Lemon Thai, and Hindu Kush. A great mixture of awesome strains.
OG Kush is a dominantly indica strain. This strain has high potencies without leaving you feeling too high.
OG Kush blairs with earthy aromas and a citrusy/fruity pine taste. OG Kush is a perfect end-of-the-day kind of bud, resulting in calming relaxation for your body.
Sour Diesel is the perfect pairing for a summertime afternoon. Sour diesel is a long-lasting strain that will leave you stress-free and relieve pain.
Being a 90% sativa dominant strain, the high which you can expect from Sour D includes access to hallways of creativity.
This strain is typically pretty high in THC being between 20-25%. Sour Diesel is rich with citrus flavor and robust gassy smells.
The strain is known to help anxiety, depression, and fatigue; arguably summer incarnate.
Sour Diesel provides the absolutely perfect strain for all-day summertime bake seshs which will include plenty of creativity.
Like a refreshing smoothie on a summer day, Strawberry Banana has the aroma of strawberry, banana, and various other fruits. The flavor follows behind with the amazing summer vibes often being compared to the taste of a fruit smoothie.
Strawberry Banana clocks in around 23% THC and is a cross between Banana Kush and Bubblegum. The strain is mainly indica rich in trichomes.
Strawberry Banana provides a dreamy headspace allowing for the senses to work full blast and creativity to flow. Strawberry Banana has even been known to even produce a small psychedelic experience.
Strawberry Banana is an amazing strain for those who value taste and overall experience.
Ahh, summertime livin'.
Ah yes, the force is strong with the summer. It’s in the wind, in the sky. The way of the Jedi suggests Skywalker OG for full master mode. High we will definitely get.
Skywalker OG is a cross of Blue Dream and Pineapple Express.
The Strain ranges between 20-23% THC. Skywalker OG is a relaxing, pleasant, and clear thinking high.
The flavor profile consists of citrus and floral. The strain has the aroma of earthy and citrus scents.
Skywalker OG leaves consumers in a happy/elevated state of being.
Skywalker OG provides a sleepy kind of high which is great for beating the nighttime summer heat and allowing for an amazing night sleep to have endless adventures tomorrow.