Weather statistics for Skihytta observation site, Meløy (Nordland)

  1. Applies to Svartisen

    On Thursday we expect moderate avalanche danger for region Svartisen. Avalanche problem is persistent weak layer (slab avalanches).
    Read more at NVE

    Severity
    Yellow severity - moderate danger
    Orange severity - considerable danger
    Red severity - extreme danger
    The colour tells you how severe the situation can become (hjelp.yr.no)

    InstructionsTravelling in avalanche terrain requires knowledge, experience in route finding and ability to identify the avalanche problem. Generally, it is recommended to avoid terrain steeper than 30 degrees in order to not release an avalanche.

  2. Applies to Helgeland and Saltfjellet

    Thursday and Friday locally difficult driving conditions due to a combination of wind and snow and blowing snow.

    Severity
    Yellow severity - moderate danger
    Orange severity - considerable danger
    Red severity - extreme danger
    The colour tells you how severe the situation can become (hjelp.yr.no)

    InstructionsUse tyres suitable for the conditions.

    ConsequencesExpect difficult driving conditions and local delays.

    Tidslinje

    1. Thursday January 17, 2019 13:00 - Increasing danger
    2. Saturday January 19, 2019 00:00 - Danger is over

Skihytta observation station (80705)

The station is located in Meløy municipality, 520 m.a.s.l. It is the closest official weather station, 0.0 km away from Skihytta observation site. The station was established in November 2014. The station measures precipitation, temperature, snow depths and wind. There are no normals for precipitation and temperature. There may be missing data.

Last 30 days: Highest temperature was 4.4 °C (10 January), and the lowest was -9.2 °C (15 January). The total precipitation was 292.2 mm. Highest daily precipitation was 60.1 mm (4 January), measured at 7am (8am daylight savings) for the past 24 hours. Highest wind speed was 23.9 m/s (10 January).

Last 13 full months: Highest temperature was 27.5 °C (18. Jul. 2018) and the lowest -12.0 °C (6. Mar. 2018). Highest daily precipitation was 79.7 mm (20. Aug. 2018). Maximum snow depth was 68 cm (1. Apr. 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
Dec 2018 -1.4°C 5.4°C Dec 1 -7.2°C Dec 8 103.3 mm 19.8 mm Dec 26 4.8 m/s 15.5 m/s Dec 29
Nov 2018 3.1°C 12.8°C Nov 16 -5.4°C Nov 26 130.5 mm 13.1 mm Nov 15 4.1 m/s 19.8 m/s Nov 16
Oct 2018 2.7°C 17.6°C Oct 14 -5.0°C Oct 27 292.7 mm 41.4 mm Oct 1 4.5 m/s 18.1 m/s Oct 21
Sep 2018 7.6°C 17.4°C Sep 9 -0.6°C Sep 24 337.6 mm 46.8 mm Sep 27 4.3 m/s 19.5 m/s Sep 23
Aug 2018 10.1°C 23.4°C Aug 1 4.2°C Aug 21 309.3 mm 79.7 mm Aug 20 3.8 m/s 16.7 m/s Aug 11
Jul 2018 13.9°C 27.5°C Jul 18 5.5°C Jul 4 17.8 mm 5.8 mm Jul 26 2.4 m/s 12.7 m/s Jul 29
Jun 2018 5.2°C 16.4°C Jun 17 -0.9°C Jun 5 216.1 mm 29.4 mm Jun 21 4.1 m/s 17.1 m/s Jun 16
May 2018 7.6°C 20.9°C May 28 -2.8°C May 1 86.7 mm 23.0 mm May 21 4.2 m/s 21.3 m/s May 7
Apr 2018 1.5°C 12.6°C Apr 16 -6.6°C Apr 3 72.5 mm 12.5 mm Apr 26 3.0 m/s 12.2 m/s Apr 7
Mar 2018 -5.6°C 0.6°C Mar 12 -12.0°C Mar 6 84.4 mm 12.4 mm Mar 20 4.1 m/s 18.7 m/s Mar 18
Feb 2018 -4.4°C 3.1°C Feb 5 -11.1°C Feb 25 19.7 mm 11.0 mm Feb 24 4.7 m/s 15.1 m/s Feb 1
Jan 2018 -3.2°C 7.4°C Jan 11 -11.2°C Jan 18 51.1 mm 8.8 mm Jan 8 6.0 m/s 26.4 m/s Jan 16
Dec 2017 -2.2°C 7.4°C Dec 19 -8.6°C Dec 27 174.2 mm 23.7 mm Dec 20 5.0 m/s 19.2 m/s Dec 3