Weather statistics for Sortland observation site, Sortland (Nordland)

  1. Warning sign

    Ventes: Gale warning (Støtt - Andenes)

    From late Friday forenoon south and southwest near gale force 7. Decreasing late afternoon.

    Tidslinje

    1. Friday March 24, 2017 0:11:00
      Vinden øker
    2. Ukjent sluttidspunkt

    Sea heaps up. Some foam from breaking waves is blown into streaks along wind direction. Moderate amounts of airborne spray.

Sortland observation station

The station is located in Sortland municipality, 3 m.a.s.l. It is the closest official weather station, 0.0 km away from Sortland observation site. The station was established in January 1985. The station measures precipitation, temperature, snow depths and wind. There may be missing data.

Last 30 days: Average temperature was -0.8 °C, 0.6 °C above the normal. Highest temperature was 5.9 °C (14 March), and the lowest was -11.1 °C (23 February). The total precipitation was 91.3 mm. Highest daily precipitation was 23.5 mm (16 March), measured at 7am (8am daylight savings) for the past 24 hours. Highest wind speed was 16.4 m/s (24 February).

Last 13 full months: Highest temperature was 25.6 °C (27. Jun. 2016) and the lowest -13.0 °C (5. Jan. 2017). Highest daily precipitation was 32.5 mm (30. Nov. 2016). Maximum snow depth was 36 cm (12. Feb. 2016).

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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
Feb 2017 -1.1°C -2.1°C 8.3°C Feb 13 -11.1°C Feb 23 100.0 mm 118.0 mm 25.1 mm Feb 13 2.9 m/s 16.4 m/s Feb 24
Jan 2017 0.6°C -2.3°C 9.0°C Jan 25 -13.0°C Jan 5 251.5 mm 127.0 mm 27.3 mm Jan 27 4.2 m/s 15.9 m/s Jan 1
Dec 2016 2.6°C -1.4°C 10.4°C Dec 19 -7.0°C Dec 11 317.1 mm 143.0 mm 28.4 mm Dec 7 3.9 m/s 16.4 m/s Dec 9
Nov 2016 2.0°C 0.8°C 9.5°C Nov 15 -6.5°C Nov 6 99.8 mm 147.0 mm 32.5 mm Nov 30 3.8 m/s 17.9 m/s Nov 27
Oct 2016 6.0°C 4.5°C 12.0°C Oct 5 -0.5°C Oct 24 64.7 mm 188.0 mm 21.5 mm Oct 1 2.4 m/s 9.7 m/s Oct 5
Sep 2016 10.8°C 8.3°C 18.6°C Sep 14 3.4°C Sep 3 101.0 mm 127.0 mm 23.8 mm Sep 1 2.7 m/s 8.7 m/s Sep 28
Aug 2016 11.1°C 11.7°C 20.8°C Aug 18 4.9°C Aug 15 47.8 mm 81.0 mm 14.8 mm Aug 9 3.5 m/s 14.3 m/s Aug 27
Jul 2016 12.4°C 11.8°C 25.0°C Jul 22 8.5°C Jul 18 88.6 mm 73.0 mm 24.7 mm Jul 18 3.8 m/s 9.7 m/s Jul 31
Jun 2016 8.9°C 9.4°C 25.6°C Jun 27 2.5°C Jun 14 59.1 mm 59.0 mm 13.5 mm Jun 8 4.8 m/s 18.9 m/s Jun 8
May 2016 7.9°C 6.1°C 18.2°C May 27 1.0°C May 17 52.1 mm 60.0 mm 6.2 mm May 15 4.0 m/s 9.2 m/s May 31
Apr 2016 4.3°C 1.8°C 16.0°C Apr 29 -4.5°C Apr 13 22.5 mm 83.0 mm 5.6 mm Apr 8 3.5 m/s 11.3 m/s Apr 13
Mar 2016 1.7°C -1.0°C 9.8°C Mar 29 -8.2°C Mar 21 78.1 mm 94.0 mm 13.5 mm Mar 17 4.0 m/s 15.4 m/s Mar 28
Feb 2016 -0.1°C -2.1°C 6.2°C Feb 17 -7.5°C Feb 26 55.2 mm 118.0 mm 8.9 mm Feb 11 3.9 m/s 16.4 m/s Feb 11