Weather statistics for Værøy (Nordland)

  1. Warning sign

    Ongoing: Gale warning (Skomvaer - Hekkingen) Ocean and coast

    Wednesday evening increasing northwest near gale force 7, first in the northern part. Thursday forenoon decreasing.


    1. Wednesday October 18, 2017 0:07:00
      Wind increases
    2. Ukjent sluttidspunkt

    Sea heaps up. Some foam from breaking waves is blown into streaks along wind direction. Moderate amounts of airborne spray.Consider the need for preventive measures. Emergency Operators should consider ongoing need for preparedness.

Værøy observation station

The station is located in Værøy municipality, 4 m.a.s.l. It is the closest official weather station, 0.2 km away from Værøy. The station was established in February 1997. The station measures temperature and wind. There are no normals for precipitation. There may be missing data.

Last 30 days: Average temperature was 10.7 °C, 3.1 °C above the normal. Highest temperature was 15.8 °C (30 September), and the lowest was 4.8 °C (18 October). Highest wind speed was 17.4 m/s (2 October).

Last 13 full months: Highest temperature was 19.6 °C (29. Jul. 2017) and the lowest -5.9 °C (22. Feb. 2017).

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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
Sep 2017 12.0°C 15.8°C Sep 30 8.2°C Sep 17 5.2 m/s 14.2 m/s Sep 10
Aug 2017 11.9°C 17.0°C Aug 5 7.5°C Aug 27 5.8 m/s 17.8 m/s Aug 30
Jul 2017 12.2°C 19.6°C Jul 29 7.2°C Jul 5 4.7 m/s 11.7 m/s Jul 16
Jun 2017 10.2°C 18.3°C Jun 10 2.6°C Jun 1 5.3 m/s 13.2 m/s Jun 26
May 2017 5.4°C 8.5°C May 21 0.8°C May 9 5.4 m/s 15.3 m/s May 28
Apr 2017 3.1°C 8.1°C Apr 5 -1.4°C Apr 7 7.0 m/s 19.1 m/s Apr 19
Mar 2017 2.1°C 6.8°C Mar 14 -3.6°C Mar 28 7.2 m/s 20.5 m/s Mar 14
Feb 2017 2.5°C 7.7°C Feb 13 -5.9°C Feb 22 6.9 m/s 17.9 m/s Feb 12
Jan 2017 2.9°C 8.5°C Jan 26 -5.4°C Jan 5 8.5 m/s 23.8 m/s Jan 6
Dec 2016 4.6°C 9.1°C Dec 19 -1.4°C Dec 11 8.4 m/s 21.0 m/s Dec 30
Nov 2016 4.5°C 9.3°C Nov 15 -1.5°C Nov 7 8.0 m/s 21.6 m/s Nov 15
Oct 2016 8.9°C 12.3°C Oct 5 4.2°C Oct 31 5.9 m/s 19.2 m/s Oct 27
Sep 2016 11.3°C 15.6°C Sep 14 6.5°C Sep 6 4.9 m/s 16.4 m/s Sep 11