Weather statistics for Longyearbyen (Svalbard)
Svalbard Airport observation station
Svalbard Airport station (Svalbard) is located 28 m.a.s.l. It is the closest official weather station, 3.9 km away from Longyearbyen. The station was established in October 1964. The station measures precipitation, temperature, snow depths and wind. There may be missing data.
Last 30 days: Average temperature was -4.1 °C, 2.0 °C above the normal. Highest temperature was 3.6 °C (19 May), and the lowest was -13.4 °C (24 April). The total precipitation was 2.6 mm. Highest daily precipitation was 0.7 mm (15 May), measured at 7am (8am daylight savings) for the past 24 hours. Highest wind speed was 14.4 m/s (16 May).
Last 12 full months: Highest temperature was 12.2 °C (8. Jul. 2014) and the lowest -26.9 °C (11. Feb. 2015). Highest daily precipitation was 15.1 mm (16. Feb. 2015). Maximum snow depth was 31 cm (29. Apr. 2015).
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.
|Apr 2015||-5.3°C||-12.2°C||6.0°C Apr 16||-16.5°C Apr 4||4.7 mm||11.0 mm||2.1 mm Apr 19||5.0 m/s||15.5 m/s Apr 15|
|Mar 2015||-8.0°C||-15.7°C||4.6°C Mar 15||-20.0°C Mar 21||16.0 mm||23.0 mm||5.0 mm Mar 27||7.1 m/s||18.8 m/s Mar 30|
|Feb 2015||-13.9°C||-16.2°C||5.2°C Feb 16||-26.9°C Feb 11||27.7 mm||19.0 mm||15.1 mm Feb 16||6.0 m/s||26.7 m/s Feb 15|
|Jan 2015||-7.3°C||-15.3°C||3.6°C Jan 22||-22.7°C Jan 30||19.8 mm||15.0 mm||8.6 mm Jan 22||6.7 m/s||21.2 m/s Jan 27|
|Dec 2014||-9.6°C||-13.4°C||-0.1°C Dec 1||-20.6°C Dec 27||10.4 mm||16.0 mm||5.1 mm Dec 15||7.0 m/s||20.9 m/s Dec 6|
|Nov 2014||-6.4°C||-10.3°C||5.5°C Nov 27||-19.2°C Nov 4||25.8 mm||15.0 mm||4.2 mm Nov 16||5.1 m/s||16.8 m/s Nov 24|
|Oct 2014||-1.9°C||-5.5°C||7.8°C Oct 5||-12.8°C Oct 15||23.3 mm||14.0 mm||13.7 mm Oct 6||5.5 m/s||17.9 m/s Oct 25|
|Sep 2014||1.6°C||0.3°C||10.3°C Sep 16||-6.0°C Sep 30||17.6 mm||20.0 mm||5.0 mm Sep 14||5.1 m/s||14.8 m/s Sep 18|
|Aug 2014||6.4°C||4.7°C||12.0°C Aug 3||1.2°C Aug 27||13.0 mm||23.0 mm||4.0 mm Aug 31||4.1 m/s||13.5 m/s Aug 29|
|Jul 2014||7.2°C||5.9°C||12.2°C Jul 8||3.0°C Jul 31||26.7 mm||18.0 mm||11.4 mm Jul 11||4.2 m/s||12.8 m/s Jul 12|
|Jun 2014||3.8°C||2.0°C||11.5°C Jun 29||-1.2°C Jun 15||6.8 mm||10.0 mm||2.5 mm Jun 17||3.8 m/s||12.4 m/s Jun 15|
|May 2014||-2.0°C||-4.1°C||5.0°C May 27||-11.5°C May 12||8.9 mm||6.0 mm||3.8 mm May 9||4.5 m/s||15.1 m/s May 8|