Weather statistics for Skjeggedal observation site, Odda (Hordaland)

  1. Applies to Hardanger

    On Thursday we expect moderate avalanche danger for region Hardanger. Avalanche problem is wind drifted snow (slab avalanches).
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    Yellow severity - moderate danger
    Orange severity - considerable danger
    Red severity - extreme danger
    The colour tells you how severe the situation can become (

    InstructionsTravelling in avalanche terrain requires knowledge, experience in route finding and ability to identify the avalanche problem. Generally, it is recommended to avoid terrain steeper than 30 degrees in order to not release an avalanche.

Skjeggedal observation station (49420)

The station is located in Odda municipality, 470 m.a.s.l. It is the closest official weather station, 0.0 km away from Skjeggedal observation site. The station was established in November 1937. The station measures precipitation, temperature and snow depths. There are no normals for precipitation and temperature. There may be missing data.

Last 30 days: Highest temperature was 7.0 °C (1 January), and the lowest was -8.4 °C (18 January). The total precipitation was 266.3 mm. Highest daily precipitation was 40.7 mm (1 January), measured at 7am (8am daylight savings) for the past 24 hours.

Last 13 full months: Highest temperature was 30.2 °C (27. Jul. 2018) and the lowest -17.4 °C (28. Feb. 2018). Highest daily precipitation was 88.1 mm (8. Dec. 2017). Maximum snow depth was 53 cm (10. 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

Tabular view for temperature and precipitation per month
Months Temperature Precipitation
Average Normal Warmest Coldest Total Normal Highest
daily value
Dec 2018 -0.1°C 6.0°C Dec 31 -6.9°C Dec 14 115.6 mm 21.9 mm Dec 1
Nov 2018 -0.7°C 8.9°C Nov 29 -6.5°C Nov 26 14.9 mm Nov 30
Oct 2018 -1.1°C 7.2°C Oct 31 -5.5°C Oct 29 3.1 mm Oct 31
Sep 2018 10.7°C 20.8°C Sep 18 3.8°C Sep 16 27.8 mm Sep 15
Aug 2018 11.7°C 22.4°C Aug 7 5.5°C Aug 31 261.4 mm 54.1 mm Aug 1
Jul 2018 17.0°C 30.2°C Jul 27 8.9°C Jul 7 45.5 mm 19.2 mm Jul 29
Jun 2018 13.5°C 27.6°C Jun 2 3.5°C Jun 21 108.0 mm 52.9 mm Jun 11
May 2018 13.3°C 27.2°C May 30 2.5°C May 4 21.1 mm 9.1 mm May 10
Apr 2018 4.2°C 15.9°C Apr 19 -10.3°C Apr 1 84.9 mm 16.2 mm Apr 23
Mar 2018 -2.9°C 9.3°C Mar 23 -16.6°C Mar 1 15.2 mm 4.2 mm Mar 12
Feb 2018 -3.7°C 3.8°C Feb 9 -17.4°C Feb 28 57.7 mm 15.2 mm Feb 10
Jan 2018 -1.3°C 5.9°C Jan 10 -9.6°C Jan 7 166.7 mm 29.7 mm Jan 25
Dec 2017 -0.9°C 8.5°C Dec 7 -9.0°C Dec 13 356.6 mm 88.1 mm Dec 8