Weather statistics for Sørkapp (Jan Mayen)

Jan Mayen observation station (99950)

The Jan Mayen station is 10 m.a.s.l. It is the closest official weather station, 17.3 km away from Sørkapp. The station was established in August 1908. The station measures precipitation, temperature, snow depths and wind. There may be missing data.

Last 30 days: Average temperature was -1.5 °C, 2.7 °C above the normal. Highest temperature was 3.7 °C (17 November), and the lowest was -7.2 °C (29 November). The total precipitation was 28.9 mm. Highest daily precipitation was 12.8 mm (15 November), measured at 7am (8am daylight savings) for the past 24 hours. Highest wind speed was 25.2 m/s (24 November).

Last 13 full months: Highest temperature was 14.4 °C (4. May. 2017) and the lowest -12.6 °C (19. Jan. 2017). Highest daily precipitation was 28.0 mm (23. Oct. 2017). Maximum snow depth was 2 cm (11. Nov. 2016).

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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
Nov 2017 -0.7°C -3.3°C 4.5°C Nov 7 -7.6°C Nov 1 71.5 mm 65.0 mm 21.5 mm Nov 10 10.1 m/s 25.2 m/s Nov 24
Oct 2017 4.7°C 0.1°C 9.4°C Oct 3 -3.9°C Oct 29 105.9 mm 82.0 mm 28.0 mm Oct 23 6.6 m/s 17.5 m/s Oct 13
Sep 2017 7.6°C 2.8°C 12.0°C Sep 17 3.1°C Sep 13 71.1 mm 82.0 mm 24.6 mm Sep 4 5.5 m/s 16.3 m/s Sep 14
Aug 2017 7.1°C 4.9°C 11.5°C Aug 14 1.0°C Aug 31 55.8 mm 61.0 mm 20.7 mm Aug 28 4.8 m/s 16.6 m/s Aug 18
Jul 2017 6.9°C 4.2°C 13.3°C Jul 27 3.3°C Jul 3 25.3 mm 47.0 mm 17.6 mm Jul 15 4.3 m/s 15.5 m/s Jul 17
Jun 2017 4.8°C 2.0°C 9.5°C Jun 9 0.2°C Jun 1 13.9 mm 37.0 mm 3.6 mm Jun 18 5.1 m/s 18.6 m/s Jun 6
May 2017 1.9°C -0.7°C 14.4°C May 4 -3.2°C May 10 8.5 mm 40.0 mm 6.4 mm May 17 5.6 m/s 24.5 m/s May 5
Apr 2017 -2.1°C -3.9°C 4.3°C Apr 30 -9.2°C Apr 11 28.6 mm 40.0 mm 4.5 mm Apr 12 7.4 m/s 22.4 m/s Apr 4
Mar 2017 -4.2°C -6.1°C 4.0°C Mar 13 -12.4°C Mar 19 26.7 mm 55.0 mm 5.0 mm Mar 26 5.5 m/s 16.9 m/s Mar 25
Feb 2017 -1.2°C -6.1°C 5.8°C Feb 12 -11.9°C Feb 20 34.4 mm 53.0 mm 7.6 mm Feb 15 7.3 m/s 24.3 m/s Feb 13
Jan 2017 -3.3°C -5.7°C 4.0°C Jan 16 -12.6°C Jan 19 65.3 mm 56.0 mm 10.7 mm Jan 29 8.4 m/s 23.1 m/s Jan 17
Dec 2016 -0.5°C -5.2°C 4.6°C Dec 15 -8.7°C Dec 22 65.1 mm 65.0 mm 7.2 mm Dec 13 8.6 m/s 25.2 m/s Dec 24
Nov 2016 2.1°C -3.3°C 6.5°C Nov 1 -6.0°C Nov 30 103.4 mm 65.0 mm 20.0 mm Nov 8 8.2 m/s 19.5 m/s Nov 17