Weather statistics for Kongsfjord, Berlevåg (Finnmark)

  1. Warning sign

    Expected: Gale warning (Slettnes lighthouse- Vardoe) Ocean and coast

    From Wednesday evening northwest occasionally near gale force 7, early Thursday morning veering northeast. Decreasing Thursday afternoon.


    1. Wednesday February 21, 2018 07:00
      Increasing danger
    2. Thursday February 22, 2018 12:00
      Danger is over

    Sea heaps up. Some foam from breaking waves is blown into streaks along wind direction. Moderate amounts of airborne spray. It is not recommended to be at sea in a small boat.

  2. Warning sign

    Expected: Polar low (North Cape - Russian border and North Cape bank, North bank and Kildinbank)

    A polar low is moving westwards towards Finnmark. Wednesday evening the low will give northwest near gale force 7 on the coast of East-Finnmark and from early Thursday morning northeast gale force 8 on the fishingbanks. There is expected locally heavy snow showers in the coastal areas of East-Finnmark. The polar low is expected to weaken Thursday forenoon.


    1. Wednesday February 21, 2018 08:00
      Increasing danger
    2. Thursday February 22, 2018 12:00
      Danger is over

    Sudden changes of wind speed and direction. Be prepared for sudden changes in the weather.

Båtsfjord Airport observation station (98360)

The station is located in Båtsfjord municipality, 152 m.a.s.l. It is the closest official weather station, 19.2 km away from Kongsfjord. The station was established in September 1999. The station measures temperature and wind. There are no normals for precipitation. There may be missing data.

Last 30 days: Average temperature was -7.7 °C, 0.3 °C above the normal. Highest temperature was -0.2 °C (26 January), and the lowest was -19.2 °C (24 January). Highest wind speed was 23.7 m/s (5 February).

Last 13 full months: Highest temperature was 22.4 °C (10. Jul. 2017) and the lowest -19.2 °C (24. Jan. 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

Tabular view for temperature and precipitation per month
Months Temperature Wind
Average Normal Warmest Coldest Average Strongest
Jan 2018 -6.6°C 3.5°C Jan 13 -19.2°C Jan 24 7.9 m/s 30.3 m/s Jan 15
Dec 2017 -4.7°C 3.1°C Dec 20 -13.3°C Dec 8 8.2 m/s 22.6 m/s Dec 20
Nov 2017 -2.5°C 3.9°C Nov 4 -12.1°C Nov 23 6.7 m/s 24.4 m/s Nov 2
Oct 2017 1.8°C 11.3°C Oct 1 -6.7°C Oct 24 6.2 m/s 19.8 m/s Oct 25
Sep 2017 7.8°C 14.3°C Sep 26 2.3°C Sep 30 5.2 m/s 14.3 m/s Sep 30
Aug 2017 9.8°C 18.4°C Aug 9 4.5°C Aug 23 4.7 m/s 18.9 m/s Aug 18
Jul 2017 11.2°C 22.4°C Jul 10 2.7°C Jul 7 4.6 m/s 11.5 m/s Jul 16
Jun 2017 4.7°C 14.8°C Jun 8 -0.8°C Jun 3 5.3 m/s 15.0 m/s Jun 1
May 2017 0.2°C 6.7°C May 17 -5.9°C May 7 6.5 m/s 20.0 m/s May 4
Apr 2017 -3.1°C 4.0°C Apr 30 -11.8°C Apr 3 5.9 m/s 32.2 m/s Apr 1
Mar 2017 -4.1°C 2.0°C Mar 16 -12.1°C Mar 19 8.8 m/s 25.5 m/s Mar 12
Feb 2017 -4.4°C 2.7°C Feb 16 -13.5°C Feb 21 7.7 m/s 25.0 m/s Feb 13
Jan 2017 -5.1°C 5.6°C Jan 28 -18.0°C Jan 4 10.0 m/s 27.0 m/s Jan 6