Weather statistics for Ny-Ålesund (Svalbard)

Ny-Ålesund observation station (99910)

Ny-Ålesund station (Svalbard) is located 8 m.a.s.l. It is the closest official weather station, 0.1 km away from Ny-Ålesund. The station was established in July 1974. The station measures precipitation, temperature, snow depths and wind. There may be missing data.

Last 30 days: Average temperature was 0.6 °C, 5.7 °C above the normal. Highest temperature was 6.3 °C (4 May), and the lowest was -12.4 °C (27 April). The total precipitation was 35.5 mm. Highest daily precipitation was 9.4 mm (8 May), measured at 7am (8am daylight savings) for the past 24 hours. Highest wind speed was 15.8 m/s (17 May).

Last 13 full months: Highest temperature was 11.8 °C (29. Sep. 2017) and the lowest -20.3 °C (1. Apr. 2017). Highest daily precipitation was 65.5 mm (14. Jan. 2018). Maximum snow depth was 44 cm (8. 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 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
Apr 2018 -8.3°C -11.1°C 2.0°C Apr 12 -18.5°C Apr 1 20.2 mm 23.0 mm 4.2 mm Apr 10 3.0 m/s 11.9 m/s Apr 9
Mar 2018 -11.8°C -14.2°C 0.3°C Mar 17 -19.2°C Mar 22 19.5 mm 45.0 mm 9.1 mm Mar 14 3.2 m/s 15.7 m/s Mar 18
Feb 2018 -4.6°C -14.6°C 4.4°C Feb 26 -15.1°C Feb 22 112.9 mm 36.0 mm 46.5 mm Feb 27 4.3 m/s 18.0 m/s Feb 5
Jan 2018 -5.0°C -13.9°C 4.9°C Jan 13 -15.4°C Jan 3 94.8 mm 32.0 mm 65.5 mm Jan 14 3.5 m/s 11.7 m/s Jan 14
Dec 2017 -5.5°C -12.5°C 2.6°C Dec 20 -16.7°C Dec 29 13.7 mm 31.0 mm 5.0 mm Dec 21 4.1 m/s 21.0 m/s Dec 20
Nov 2017 -4.4°C -10.0°C 2.0°C Nov 10 -11.7°C Nov 25 0.1 mm 33.0 mm 0.1 mm Nov 2 4.7 m/s 17.6 m/s Nov 30
Oct 2017 0.2°C -5.7°C 10.6°C Oct 1 -8.0°C Oct 25 49.9 mm 37.0 mm 19.5 mm Oct 23 3.9 m/s 14.6 m/s Oct 14
Sep 2017 5.0°C -0.3°C 11.8°C Sep 29 -1.1°C Sep 1 153.4 mm 46.0 mm 30.3 mm Sep 3 4.4 m/s 16.9 m/s Sep 12
Aug 2017 4.5°C 3.9°C 9.4°C Aug 7 -1.2°C Aug 31 13.6 mm 38.0 mm 5.4 mm Aug 8 2.9 m/s 10.9 m/s Aug 16
Jul 2017 6.1°C 4.9°C 11.3°C Jul 22 1.8°C Jul 28 34.1 mm 28.0 mm 9.6 mm Jul 14 3.1 m/s 13.8 m/s Jul 17
Jun 2017 3.5°C 1.5°C 8.3°C Jun 1 0.0°C Jun 5 7.6 mm 18.0 mm 2.8 mm Jun 29 2.4 m/s 8.9 m/s Jun 6
May 2017 -4.0°C -4.0°C 9.7°C May 31 -13.0°C May 7 11.6 mm 18.0 mm 3.0 mm May 15 3.5 m/s 12.7 m/s May 6
Apr 2017 -8.5°C -11.1°C 1.7°C Apr 29 -20.3°C Apr 1 22.8 mm 23.0 mm 8.8 mm Apr 29 3.4 m/s 14.4 m/s Apr 10