Weather statistics for Kvamskogen observation site, Kvam (Hordaland)

  1. Warning sign

    Ongoing: Flood risk. Caution level: yellow (deler av Vestlandet og Sørvestlandet)

    Large amounts of rain are expected in the warning area on Sunday and Monday. The precipitation is expected as rain in low lying areas (below 1200 masl). The amount of precipitation and hence the danger of floods might vary from place to place and there are huge discrepancies in the prognosis of precipitation. Heavy rain will increase water discharge in rivers. Rapid increase of discharge in small and medium sized rivers is expected. Read the full forecast on Varsom.no.

    ConsequencesSituation that requires vigilance and may cause local damages

    InstructionsStay informed on the situation. Keep away from rivers and streams with high flow. Read more at NVE

  2. Warning sign

    Ongoing: Heavy rainfall (Rogaland and Hordaland)

    From Monday afternoon to late night between Monday and Tuesday locally heavy precipitation in parts of Rogaland and Hordaland. Expected 60-80 mm in 12 hours. Largest amounts in areas a distance inland. In Hordaland the largest amounts are expected in southern parts.

    Tidslinje

    1. Monday October 22, 2018 17:00
      Increasing danger
    2. Ukjent sluttidspunkt

    ConsequencesRisk of local flooding, stream bank erosion, changing waterways, shallow landslides. Check varsom.no for more information.

    InstructionsAssess the need for preventive measures.

Kvamskogen observation station (50310)

The station is located in Kvam municipality, 455 m.a.s.l. It is the closest official weather station, 0.0 km away from Kvamskogen observation site. The station was established in August 2006. The station measures precipitation, temperature, snow depths and wind. There may be missing data.

Last 30 days: Average temperature was 6.1 °C, 0.3 °C below the normal. Highest temperature was 17.5 °C (11 October), and the lowest was -1.7 °C (7 October). The total precipitation was 652.8 mm. Highest daily precipitation was 84.9 mm (13 October), measured at 7am (8am daylight savings) for the past 24 hours. Highest wind speed was 13.4 m/s (30 September).

Last 13 full months: Highest temperature was 29.9 °C (27. Jul. 2018) and the lowest -18.5 °C (1. Mar. 2018). Highest daily precipitation was 87.4 mm (23. Dec. 2017). Maximum snow depth was 197 cm (18. Feb. 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 eklima.met.no.

Tabular view for temperature and precipitation per month
Months Temperature Precipitation Wind
Average Normal Warmest Coldest Total Normal Highest
daily value
Average Strongest
wind
Sep 2018 8.7°C 8.4°C 19.5°C Sep 18 0.1°C Sep 25 647.6 mm 392.0 mm 57.3 mm Sep 22 3.9 m/s 18.1 m/s Sep 22
Aug 2018 11.0°C 11.6°C 20.3°C Aug 7 3.6°C Aug 31 360.1 mm 237.0 mm 49.0 mm Aug 1 2.5 m/s 10.2 m/s Aug 18
Jul 2018 15.5°C 11.9°C 29.9°C Jul 27 7.2°C Jul 1 42.8 mm 188.0 mm 21.1 mm Jul 25 2.9 m/s 11.4 m/s Jul 28
Jun 2018 12.4°C 10.9°C 25.8°C Jun 1 3.2°C Jun 21 164.7 mm 180.0 mm 77.3 mm Jun 15 3.3 m/s 13.0 m/s Jun 15
May 2018 11.7°C 7.0°C 27.3°C May 31 1.2°C May 4 33.1 mm 145.0 mm 7.3 mm May 5 2.3 m/s 12.4 m/s May 1
Apr 2018 3.0°C 2.0°C 15.6°C Apr 14 -11.7°C Apr 1 161.1 mm 138.0 mm 30.9 mm Apr 23 2.1 m/s 10.9 m/s Apr 3
Mar 2018 -3.5°C -0.8°C 6.2°C Mar 23 -18.5°C Mar 1 53.0 mm 254.0 mm 7.1 mm Mar 22 2.5 m/s 11.9 m/s Mar 16
Feb 2018 -4.3°C -2.9°C 2.7°C Feb 19 -15.2°C Feb 28 197.1 mm 218.0 mm 44.3 mm Feb 9 2.6 m/s 13.6 m/s Feb 15
Jan 2018 -1.7°C -2.9°C 5.5°C Jan 10 -11.7°C Jan 7 345.7 mm 296.0 mm 48.5 mm Jan 25 3.1 m/s 16.2 m/s Jan 10
Dec 2017 -1.4°C -2.0°C 7.9°C Dec 7 -11.2°C Dec 16 572.3 mm 351.0 mm 87.4 mm Dec 23 2.9 m/s 19.8 m/s Dec 8
Nov 2017 0.3°C 0.7°C 9.1°C Nov 1 -10.9°C Nov 30 480.3 mm 350.0 mm 77.8 mm Nov 23 3.1 m/s 14.7 m/s Nov 17
Oct 2017 5.7°C 5.4°C 13.0°C Oct 2 -1.4°C Oct 30 498.7 mm 402.0 mm 64.2 mm Oct 2 3.6 m/s 16.8 m/s Oct 28
Sep 2017 10.4°C 8.4°C 18.1°C Sep 3 2.8°C Sep 2 203.3 mm 392.0 mm 72.2 mm Sep 6 3.5 m/s 13.5 m/s Sep 28