Weather forecast forAlta (Finnmark)

Updated at 22:56. Next update around 5:00.

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Today, Friday 20/01/2017
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
03:00–06:00 Snow showers -4° 1.2 – 3.3 mm Moderate breeze, 6 m/s from westModerate breeze, 6 m/s from west
06:00–12:00 Snow showers -2° 0.8 – 2.5 mm Fresh breeze, 8 m/s from west-northwestFresh breeze, 8 m/s from west-northwest
12:00–18:00 Partly cloudy -3° 0 – 1.3 mm Fresh breeze, 10 m/s from west-northwestFresh breeze, 10 m/s from west-northwest
18:00–00:00 Snow -3° 1.5 – 4.6 mm Fresh breeze, 8 m/s from west-northwestFresh breeze, 8 m/s from west-northwest
Tomorrow, Saturday 21/01/2017
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
00:00–06:00 Light snow showers -2° 0.2 – 1.0 mm Fresh breeze, 10 m/s from northwestFresh breeze, 10 m/s from northwest
06:00–12:00 Snow -2° 0.5 – 2.5 mm Fresh breeze, 9 m/s from west-northwestFresh breeze, 9 m/s from west-northwest
12:00–18:00 Partly cloudy -2° 0 – 0.6 mm Fresh breeze, 8 m/s from west-northwestFresh breeze, 8 m/s from west-northwest
18:00–00:00 Cloudy -3° 0 – 0.2 mm Gentle breeze, 4 m/s from west-northwestGentle breeze, 4 m/s from west-northwest
Sunday, 22/01/2017
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
00:00–06:00 Partly cloudy -3° 0 – 0.1 mm Gentle breeze, 4 m/s from west-northwestGentle breeze, 4 m/s from west-northwest
06:00–12:00 Partly cloudy -4° 0 mm Light breeze, 2 m/s from east-southeastLight breeze, 2 m/s from east-southeast
13:00–19:00 Cloudy -8° 0 mm Light air, 1 m/s from southeastLight air, 1 m/s from southeast
19:00–01:00 Cloudy -8° 0 mm Light air, 1 m/s from southeastLight air, 1 m/s from southeast
Observations from the closest weather stations
Alta Airport observation site, 3 m. 3.4 km from Alta
Weather Temp. Wind Temperature last 30 days
-4.6° VindpilLight breeze, 2.2 m/s from west-southwest Alta Airport: Temperature last 30 days
kl 2 kl 2
More statistics for Alta Airport observation site
Øksfjord (Dealljá) observation site, 560 m. 41.9 km from Alta
Weather Temp. Wind Temperature last 30 days
-8.3° VindpilNear gale, 13.5 m/s from west-southwest Øksfjord (Dealljá): Temperature last 30 days
kl 2 kl 2
More statistics for Øksfjord (Dealljá) observation site
Suolovuopmi observation site, 381 m. 44.5 km from Alta
Weather Temp. Wind Temperature last 30 days
-8.3° VindpilModerate breeze, 6.3 m/s from west-southwest Suolovuopmi: Temperature last 30 days
kl 2 kl 2
More statistics for Suolovuopmi observation site
Precipitation last week Daily precipitation in millimeters
Fri
20.01
Thu
19.01
Wed
18.01
Tue
17.01
Mon
16.01
Sun
15.01
Sat
14.01
Fri
13.01
Alta Airport 1.5 3.5 3.2 0.5 1.7 0.0 0.7 0.1
Sopnesbukta 8.0 6.6 1.7 3.6 0.0 0.0 0.0
Suolovuopmi 3.7 1.9 0.5 0.6 0.6 0.0 1.3 1.4
Observed precipitation last 24 hours at 7 am on indicated day.

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Avalanche forecast

Avalanche forecast for Vest-Finnmark area

Next update: ca 20.1. 16:00

Today, 20.1.

Avalanche danger level Considerable

Tomorrow, 21.1.

Avalanche danger level Considerable

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Sun and moon, 20/01/2017
Sun Moon
Sunrise 10:29 Moonrise 00:58
Sunset 12:47 Moonset 10:01

Have the forecasts been accurate the last few days?

83 percent of the temperature forecasts have been very good or good the last three days.

During the last three days have:

  • 66 percent of the temperature forecasts been very good (less than 2 degrees off)
  • 17 percent of the temperature forecasts been good (2–3 degrees off)
  • 18 percent of the temperature forecasts been mediocre (more than 3 degrees off)
  • the forecasts on average been 2 degrees wrong

The temperature forecasts have been compared with observations from Alta Airport observation site.

66%
17%
18%

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Latitude/longitude: 69°58′07″N 23°16′17″E
Decimal coordinates: 69.9689 23.2716

Altitude: ca. 60 m.a.s.l. (approximate)

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Norwegian Mapping and Cadastre Authority

Norwegian place names are regulated by the Norwegian Mapping and Cadastre Authority. Last updated in February 2015.

Approved names: Alta (norwegian, accepted by the municipality in 1972), Alattio (*[nob:punkt/stadnamninfo:språk_KV], authorized by the municipality in 2006), Áltá (northern sami, authorized by the municipality in 2005).

Category: City - large town
Municipality: Alta, Finnmark.
SSR-ID: 314269 (312957)