Weather forecast forHekkingsundet, Lenvik (Troms)

Updated at 12:53. Next update around 18:00.

Today, Thursday 29/09/2016
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
14:00–18:00 Partly cloudy 11° 0 – 0.3 mm Light breeze, 2 m/s from south-southwestLight breeze, 2 m/s from south-southwest
18:00–00:00 Cloudy 10° 0 mm Light air, 2 m/s from east-southeastLight air, 2 m/s from east-southeast
Tomorrow, Friday 30/09/2016
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
00:00–06:00 Cloudy 0 – 0.2 mm Moderate breeze, 6 m/s from southeastModerate breeze, 6 m/s from southeast
06:00–12:00 Cloudy 0 mm Light air, 1 m/s from northeastLight air, 1 m/s from northeast
12:00–18:00 Light rain 10° 0.5 – 1.3 mm Light breeze, 3 m/s from north-northwestLight breeze, 3 m/s from north-northwest
18:00–00:00 Light rain 10° 0.3 – 1.7 mm Gentle breeze, 4 m/s from northwestGentle breeze, 4 m/s from northwest
Saturday, 01/10/2016
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
00:00–06:00 Rain 0.4 – 3.5 mm Moderate breeze, 7 m/s from west-northwestModerate breeze, 7 m/s from west-northwest
06:00–12:00 Rain 0.8 – 4.2 mm Fresh breeze, 9 m/s from west-northwestFresh breeze, 9 m/s from west-northwest
12:00–18:00 Rain 10° 1.9 – 4.8 mm Strong breeze, 14 m/s from westStrong breeze, 14 m/s from west
18:00–00:00 Rain 10° 1.1 – 7.5 mm Fresh breeze, 11 m/s from westFresh breeze, 11 m/s from west
Observations from the closest weather stations
Hekkingen Lighthouse observation site, 14 m. 1.5 km from Hekkingsundet
Weather Temp. Wind Temperature last 30 days
8.6° VindpilLight breeze, 3.0 m/s from east Hekkingen Lighthouse: Temperature last 30 days
kl 13 kl 13
More statistics for Hekkingen Lighthouse observation site
Kistefjellet i Lenvik observation site, 982 m. 35.1 km from Hekkingsundet
Weather Temp. Wind Temperature last 30 days
2.0° VindpilModerate breeze, 7.8 m/s from west Kistefjellet i Lenvik: Temperature last 30 days
kl 13 kl 13
More statistics for Kistefjellet i Lenvik observation site
Mortenhalsskolten observation site, 740 m. 35.2 km from Hekkingsundet
Weather Temp. Wind Temperature last 30 days
3.9° VindpilModerate breeze, 5.8 m/s from west-southwest Mortenhalsskolten: Temperature last 30 days
kl 13 kl 13
More statistics for Mortenhalsskolten observation site
Precipitation last week Daily precipitation in millimeters
Botnhamn 6.0 0.5 3.0 4.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1
Observed precipitation last 24 hours at 8 am on indicated day.


The meteorologist’s text forecast


Troms og Finnmark: Sørlig eller skiftende bris, periodevis liten kuling i utsatte kyst og fjordstrøk. Regnbyger, i kveld for det meste skyet oppholdsvær.

Andenes - Loppa: Sørlig eller skiftende bris, stedvis frisk bris 10. Regnbyger. I kveld austlig bris. For det meste oppholdsvær. Bølgehøyde: 1-2 m.


Troms og Finnmark: Sørøstlig frisk bris, opp i stiv kuling på kysten av Øst-Finnmark. Om kvelden bris av skiftende retning. Perioder med regn.

Melbu - Torsvåg: Dreining til nord eller nordvest periodevis frisk bris 10. Perioder med regn. Bølgehøyde: 1,5-2,5 m.


Troms: Vestlig frisk bris til liten kuling på kysten, søndag kveld dreiende nordvest. Regnbyger, snøbyger over 600-800 m.

Sun and moon, 29/09/2016
Sun Moon
Sunrise 06:57 Moonrise 04:13
Sunset 18:18 Moonset 18:26

Have the forecasts been accurate the last few days?

100 percent of the temperature forecasts have been very good or good the last three days.

During the last three days have:

  • 98 percent of the temperature forecasts been very good (less than 2 degrees off)
  • 2 percent of the temperature forecasts been good (2–3 degrees off)
  • 0 percent of the temperature forecasts been mediocre (more than 3 degrees off)
  • the forecasts on average been 1 degrees wrong

The temperature forecasts have been compared with observations from Hekkingen Lighthouse observation site.


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Latitude/longitude: 69°35′24″N 17°51′09″E
Decimal coordinates: 69.5901 17.8526

Altitude: ca. 3 m.a.s.l. (approximate)

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Norwegian Mapping and Cadastre Authority

Norwegian place names are regulated by the Norwegian Mapping and Cadastre Authority. Last updated in February 2015.

Approved names: Hekkingsundet (accepted by the Coastal Administration in 1990).
Not approved: Hekkingsund lykt (rejected in 1990).
Read more about Hekkingsundet at the Mapping Authority.

Category: Lantern
Municipality: Lenvik, Troms.
SSR-ID: 735305 (2295543)