Weather statistics for Engeløy flyplass, Grådussan, Steigen (Nordland)

  1. Applies to Helgeland, Saltfjellet, Salten and Ofoten

    From early Friday to Saturday afternoon expected strong wind from southeast, with gusts of 25-30 m/s locally.

    Yellow severity - moderate danger
    Orange severity - considerable danger
    Red severity - extreme danger
    The colour tells you how severe the situation can become (

    InstructionsSecure loose items. Be careful when traveling outdoors.

    ConsequencesIt may be dangerous to travel in the mountains. Strong wind gusts and falling trees may cause local power outages and closed roads. Expect minor delays. Loose items may be taken by the wind.


    1. Friday January 25, 2019 01:00 - Wind increases
    2. Saturday January 26, 2019 16:00 - Wind wanes

Skrova lighthouse observation station (85380)

The station is located in Vågan municipality, 11 m.a.s.l. It is the closest official weather station, 25.2 km away from Engeløy flyplass, Grådussan. The station was established in May 1933. The station measures temperature, snow depths and wind. There are no normals for precipitation. There may be missing data.

Last 30 days: Average temperature was 1.4 °C, 1.8 °C above the normal. Highest temperature was 7.7 °C (10 January), and the lowest was -3.8 °C (17 January). Highest wind speed was 26.8 m/s (11 January).

Last 13 full months: Highest temperature was 29.6 °C (18. Jul. 2018) and the lowest -7.5 °C (15. Mar. 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
Dec 2018 3.1°C 9.6°C Dec 1 -1.7°C Dec 30 6.6 m/s 19.0 m/s Dec 29
Nov 2018 6.7°C 11.5°C Nov 16 -1.0°C Nov 26 7.2 m/s 19.7 m/s Nov 16
Oct 2018 6.8°C 13.6°C Oct 13 0.9°C Oct 23 7.9 m/s 23.2 m/s Oct 21
Sep 2018 10.9°C 20.4°C Sep 9 2.9°C Sep 27 6.9 m/s 22.8 m/s Sep 20
Aug 2018 13.5°C 26.8°C Aug 1 8.9°C Aug 21 6.2 m/s 17.3 m/s Aug 11
Jul 2018 15.1°C 29.6°C Jul 18 7.9°C Jul 2 4.3 m/s 13.7 m/s Jul 23
Jun 2018 8.3°C 16.3°C Jun 17 2.8°C Jun 4 6.6 m/s 20.4 m/s Jun 16
May 2018 8.5°C 21.5°C May 10 2.4°C May 1 6.0 m/s 15.6 m/s May 20
Apr 2018 3.6°C 11.4°C Apr 23 -3.0°C Apr 2 4.3 m/s 15.2 m/s Apr 8
Mar 2018 -1.4°C 4.0°C Mar 22 -7.5°C Mar 15 6.1 m/s 18.9 m/s Mar 17
Feb 2018 -0.8°C 6.0°C Feb 10 -5.9°C Feb 25 6.2 m/s 15.6 m/s Feb 10
Jan 2018 0.1°C 7.4°C Jan 10 -4.8°C Jan 18 7.1 m/s 18.3 m/s Jan 24
Dec 2017 2.0°C 8.4°C Dec 20 -2.9°C Dec 28 7.7 m/s 24.9 m/s Dec 1