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Weather statistics for Svolvær, Vågan (Nordland)

Svolvær Airport observation station

The station is located in Vågan municipality, 9 m.a.s.l. It is the closest official weather station, 4.5 km away from Svolvær. The station was established in June 1972. The station measures temperature and wind. There are no normals for precipitation. There may be missing data.

Last 30 days: Average temperature was 5.8 °C, which is the same as the normal temperature. Highest temperature was 13.7 °C (8 May), and the lowest was -1.6 °C (29 April). Highest wind speed was 17.1 m/s (10 May).

Last 12 full months: Highest temperature was 28.6 °C (14. Jul. 2014) and the lowest -7.4 °C (13. Jan. 2015).

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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 Wind
Average Normal Warmest Coldest Average Strongest
Apr 2015 3.3°C 8.4°C Apr 16 -1.6°C Apr 29 4.6 m/s 15.2 m/s Apr 26
Mar 2015 2.7°C 8.0°C Mar 16 -5.0°C Mar 21 5.6 m/s 24.6 m/s Mar 7
Feb 2015 0.8°C 7.1°C Feb 9 -6.6°C Feb 14 6.7 m/s 22.5 m/s Feb 13
Jan 2015 0.3°C 8.0°C Jan 1 -7.4°C Jan 13 7.9 m/s 19.5 m/s Jan 14
Dec 2014 1.0°C 8.1°C Dec 5 -5.7°C Dec 24 5.5 m/s 19.9 m/s Dec 7
Nov 2014 4.0°C 9.1°C Nov 3 -2.6°C Nov 5 5.3 m/s 17.2 m/s Nov 27
Oct 2014 6.8°C 17.7°C Oct 5 -0.4°C Oct 31 5.4 m/s 17.9 m/s Oct 26
Sep 2014 9.4°C 17.4°C Sep 1 2.1°C Sep 23 5.3 m/s 21.0 m/s Sep 27
Aug 2014 13.6°C 22.0°C Aug 10 6.8°C Aug 17 4.5 m/s 14.7 m/s Aug 1
Jul 2014 16.9°C 28.6°C Jul 14 7.5°C Jul 2 4.7 m/s 11.7 m/s Jul 11
Jun 2014 10.4°C 23.1°C Jun 4 3.3°C Jun 20 4.6 m/s 12.1 m/s Jun 16
May 2014 6.2°C 16.3°C May 28 -1.3°C May 2 5.0 m/s 21.0 m/s May 17