Weather statistics for Stokmarknes Airport observation site, Hadsel (Nordland)

  1. Warning sign

    Expected: Gale warning (Melbu - Torsvaag) Ocean and coast

    Saturday morning and forenoon brief south near gale force 7. Decreasing early Saturday afternoon.


    1. Saturday October 20, 2018 08:00
      Increasing danger
    2. Ukjent sluttidspunkt

    ConsequencesLarge waves. High risk of dangerous situations when in a small boat at sea.

    InstructionsIt is not recommended to be at sea in a small boat.

Stokmarknes Airport observation station (86600)

The station is located in Hadsel municipality, 3 m.a.s.l. It is the closest official weather station, 0.0 km away from Stokmarknes Airport observation site. The station was established in June 1972. The station measures temperature and wind. There are no normals for precipitation. There may be missing data.

Last 30 days: Average temperature was 6.9 °C, 1.3 °C above the normal. Highest temperature was 15.1 °C (13 October), and the lowest was -0.9 °C (28 September). Highest wind speed was 14.8 m/s (18 October).

Last 13 full months: Highest temperature was 31.6 °C (18. Jul. 2018) and the lowest -12.4 °C (26. 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

Tabular view for temperature and precipitation per month
Months Temperature Wind
Average Normal Warmest Coldest Average Strongest
Sep 2018 9.7°C 19.9°C Sep 9 -0.9°C Sep 28 4.6 m/s 14.1 m/s Sep 24
Aug 2018 12.4°C 19.9°C Aug 8 3.9°C Aug 28 4.1 m/s 13.2 m/s Aug 19
Jul 2018 15.3°C 31.6°C Jul 18 5.6°C Jul 10 2.7 m/s 6.8 m/s Jul 5
Jun 2018 7.8°C 16.3°C Jun 18 1.2°C Jun 14 4.4 m/s 16.6 m/s Jun 16
May 2018 8.6°C 22.0°C May 10 -2.2°C May 1 4.8 m/s 14.2 m/s May 16
Apr 2018 2.5°C 11.1°C Apr 23 -9.6°C Apr 3 2.9 m/s 11.3 m/s Apr 8
Mar 2018 -3.0°C 4.9°C Mar 18 -12.0°C Mar 14 4.4 m/s 17.7 m/s Mar 18
Feb 2018 -1.7°C 7.5°C Feb 6 -12.4°C Feb 26 6.0 m/s 13.8 m/s Feb 8
Jan 2018 -1.6°C 7.4°C Jan 11 -10.8°C Jan 5 5.1 m/s 19.2 m/s Jan 17
Dec 2017 0.0°C 9.0°C Dec 20 -10.7°C Dec 28 5.0 m/s 17.6 m/s Dec 8
Nov 2017 2.4°C 10.5°C Nov 8 -8.0°C Nov 29 5.2 m/s 17.5 m/s Nov 24
Oct 2017 5.9°C 16.6°C Oct 1 -5.0°C Oct 30 4.5 m/s 14.4 m/s Oct 2
Sep 2017 11.0°C 19.7°C Sep 4 2.9°C Sep 20 3.2 m/s 10.0 m/s Sep 21