Weather statistics for Sandhaug observation site, Eidfjord (Hordaland)

  1. Warning sign

    Ongoing: Landslide risk. Caution level: yellow (Vestlandet)

    Heavy rain is expected. The amount of water in the soil is significant. Steep slopes, as well as streams and river with high discharge are particularly exposed. The issued warning is in the upper part of the warning level. Read the full forecast on

    ConsequencesSituation that requires vigilance and may cause local damages

    InstructionsKeep away from steep slopes, as well as streams and rivers with high discharge. Cleaning of drainage paths and culverts are recommended. Stay updated on the latest weather developement and hydrological situation. Follow the weather forecast and radar at, and updates on Read more at NVE

  2. Warning sign

    Ongoing: Flood risk. Caution level: yellow (Vestlandet, Trøndelag og Nordland)

    Large amounts of precipitation are expected in the warning area. Rising temperatures will lead to snow melting. Heavy rain will increase water discharge in rivers. Hydropower production will in some cases act as flood control, and therefore the issued warning will not necessarily apply to all regulated waterways. Read the full forecast on

    ConsequencesSituation that requires vigilance and may cause local damages

    InstructionsStay informed on the development of the weather and the hydrological situation by following the weather forecast and weather radar, as well as updates on Secure and/or move assets away from vulnerable areas (car, caravan along rivers/streams, basements). Cleaning of drainage paths and culverts is recommended. Keep away from rivers/streams with high flow. Read more at NVE

  3. Warning sign

    Ongoing: Very heavy rainfall (Hordaland)

    From Tuesday evening and until Wednesday morning it is expected 40 to 60 mm in 6h.


    1. Tuesday September 25, 2018 22:00
      Increasing danger
    2. Wednesday September 26, 2018 09:00
      Danger is over

    ConsequencesRisk of storm water in urban areas.

    InstructionsAssess the need for preventive measures. Emergency services should assess a necessary level of alertness.

Sandhaug observation station (29400)

The station is located in Eidfjord municipality, 1250 m.a.s.l. It is the closest official weather station, 0.0 km away from Sandhaug observation site. The station was established in October 2008. The station measures precipitation, temperature, snow depths and wind. There are no normals for precipitation and temperature. There may be missing data.

Last 30 days: Highest temperature was 14.6 °C (4 September), and the lowest was -4.4 °C (24 September). The total precipitation was 49.1 mm. Highest daily precipitation was 7.5 mm (12 September), measured at 7am (8am daylight savings) for the past 24 hours. Highest wind speed was 19.5 m/s (20 September).

Last 13 full months: Highest temperature was 22.8 °C (27. Jul. 2018) and the lowest -32.2 °C (3. Feb. 2018). Highest daily precipitation was 21.4 mm (1. Aug. 2018). Maximum snow depth was 225 cm (7. Jan. 2018).

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The black line shows mean value (both precipitation and temperature). Some stations does not have mean values, and hence no black line.

The red/blue line shows average temperature during the day (24h) (equalized for 30 days). The line is red by pluss degrees, and blue by minus degrees.

The red/blue areas shows the temperature variations throughout the day (24h) with max- and min. temperature as endpoints. The area is red by pluss degrees, and blue by minus degrees.

The lightblue bars shows total precipitation this month. The black lines crossing is the normal (mean) value for precipitation.

The dark grey bars behind the precipitation bars shows snowdepth measured day by day.

Some stations only measures precipitation, while others only measures temperature. If an area or bar is missing the station does not measure this data.

NB! Precipitation is measured at 07 hours Norwegian time. The value (in mm) shows last 24 hours until 07 hours (08 hours summertime). Download other weather statistics from

Tabular view for temperature and precipitation per month
Months Temperature Precipitation Wind
Average Normal Warmest Coldest Total Normal Highest
daily value
Average Strongest
Aug 2018 7.1°C 15.1°C Aug 1 0.0°C Aug 21 71.1 mm 21.4 mm Aug 1 4.8 m/s 16.1 m/s Aug 10
Jul 2018 12.7°C 22.8°C Jul 27 3.2°C Jul 7 18.8 mm 13.9 mm Jul 29 4.1 m/s 13.9 m/s Jul 28
Jun 2018 7.9°C 19.7°C Jun 27 -0.9°C Jun 21 25.4 mm 15.5 mm Jun 11 5.3 m/s 17.9 m/s Jun 14
May 2018 4.9°C 18.7°C May 31 -6.0°C May 4 7.1 mm 5.1 mm May 11 3.2 m/s 16.6 m/s May 3
Apr 2018 -3.8°C 6.8°C Apr 19 -32.2°C Apr 1 11.2 mm 2.5 mm Apr 23 4.3 m/s 16.3 m/s Apr 6
Mar 2018 -12.5°C -1.5°C Mar 22 -31.4°C Mar 31 5.1 mm 1.3 mm Mar 12 4.3 m/s 15.5 m/s Mar 19
Feb 2018 -11.7°C -3.7°C Feb 18 -32.2°C Feb 3 9.2 mm 1.3 mm Feb 3 4.6 m/s 21.6 m/s Feb 15
Jan 2018 -8.6°C -1.4°C Jan 24 -26.7°C Jan 18 15.4 mm 2.2 mm Jan 16 6.5 m/s 20.8 m/s Jan 15
Dec 2017 -6.6°C 3.9°C Dec 19 -24.9°C Dec 17 23.5 mm 7.2 mm Dec 24 6.6 m/s 19.6 m/s Dec 27
Nov 2017 -5.6°C 3.5°C Nov 1 -27.3°C Nov 30 22.1 mm 2.4 mm Nov 24 6.4 m/s 19.4 m/s Nov 17
Oct 2017 0.0°C 7.6°C Oct 15 -8.4°C Oct 30 40.5 mm 8.8 mm Oct 2 6.7 m/s 21.5 m/s Oct 28
Sep 2017 4.6°C 10.4°C Sep 2 -0.2°C Sep 2 38.3 mm 8.6 mm Sep 12 5.4 m/s 15.3 m/s Sep 30
Aug 2017 6.6°C 12.3°C Aug 18 1.0°C Aug 13 26.1 mm 8.5 mm Aug 10 4.7 m/s 12.9 m/s Aug 15