Weather statistics for Kristiansand (Vest-Agder)

  1. Warning sign

    Ongoing: High forest fire danger (Vest-Agder, Aust-Agder, Telemark, Vestfold, Oestfold, Oslo and Akershus and Buskerud)

    Very high grass and forest fire danger until significant amount of precipitation.

    Tidslinje

    1. Saturday July 21, 2018 08:00
      Increasing danger
    2. Ukjent sluttidspunkt

    Vegetation is very easily ignited and very large areas may be affected. Be very careful with open fire. Follow the instructions from the local authorities.

  2. Warning sign

    Ongoing: Gale warning (Oksøy - Lindesnes) Ocean and coast

    From Sunday afternoon west occasionally near gale force 7

    Tidslinje

    1. Sunday July 22, 2018 12:00
      Increasing danger
    2. Sunday July 22, 2018 20:00
      Danger is over

    Moderate waves. Risk of dangerous situations when in a small boat at sea. It is not recommended to be at sea in a small boat.

Kjevik observation station (39040)

The station is located in Kristiansand municipality, 12 m.a.s.l. It is the closest official weather station, 7.6 km away from Kristiansand. The station was established in June 1939. The station measures precipitation, temperature and wind. There may be missing data.

Last 30 days: Average temperature was 18.9 °C, 3.6 °C above the normal. Highest temperature was 28.9 °C (28 June), and the lowest was 7.9 °C (1 July). The total precipitation was 3.6 mm. Highest daily precipitation was 2.9 mm (10 July), measured at 7am (8am daylight savings) for the past 24 hours. Highest wind speed was 12.8 m/s (10 July).

Last 13 full months: Highest temperature was 30.7 °C (3. Jun. 2018) and the lowest -12.8 °C (26. Feb. 2018). Highest daily precipitation was 37.7 mm (23. Nov. 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 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
Jun 2018 16.7°C 14.0°C 30.7°C Jun 3 7.5°C Jun 21 57.4 mm 75.0 mm 20.0 mm Jun 15 3.9 m/s 13.0 m/s Jun 14
May 2018 14.2°C 9.9°C 25.9°C May 30 2.2°C May 7 71.6 mm 86.0 mm 28.8 mm May 1 3.6 m/s 13.5 m/s May 1
Apr 2018 6.4°C 4.6°C 20.5°C Apr 20 -6.3°C Apr 2 30.9 mm 59.0 mm 7.7 mm Apr 23 4.1 m/s 12.7 m/s Apr 12
Mar 2018 -1.3°C 1.0°C 9.4°C Mar 24 -12.4°C Mar 18 17.4 mm 87.0 mm 5.8 mm Mar 24 5.2 m/s 14.9 m/s Mar 16
Feb 2018 -2.2°C -1.8°C 6.8°C Feb 21 -12.8°C Feb 26 80.0 mm 16.2 mm Feb 1 4.1 m/s 14.3 m/s Feb 27
Jan 2018 1.0°C -1.7°C 7.5°C Jan 24 -9.1°C Jan 7 175.7 mm 121.0 mm 30.1 mm Jan 16 4.1 m/s 14.4 m/s Jan 25
Dec 2017 1.7°C -0.1°C 12.7°C Dec 23 -9.4°C Dec 17 74.1 mm 116.0 mm 19.9 mm Dec 8 3.8 m/s 14.6 m/s Dec 8
Nov 2017 3.1°C 3.1°C 17.1°C Nov 2 -5.2°C Nov 20 164.0 mm 37.7 mm Nov 23 3.5 m/s 14.7 m/s Nov 23
Oct 2017 9.5°C 7.9°C 17.6°C Oct 6 -0.5°C Oct 8 164.0 mm 4.4 m/s 12.5 m/s Oct 2
Sep 2017 12.6°C 11.5°C 20.0°C Sep 6 5.0°C Sep 14 141.0 mm 4.0 m/s 10.9 m/s Sep 28
Aug 2017 15.0°C 14.8°C 24.0°C Aug 10 5.6°C Aug 14 118.0 mm 3.4 m/s 11.6 m/s Aug 7
Jul 2017 15.8°C 15.5°C 23.8°C Jul 18 7.7°C Jul 5 88.0 mm 4.2 m/s 11.3 m/s Jul 30
Jun 2017 15.1°C 14.0°C 26.0°C Jun 17 7.0°C Jun 21 80.3 mm 75.0 mm 4.3 m/s 11.6 m/s Jun 29