Weather forecast forLeknes, Vestvågøy (Nordland)

  1. Applies to Saltfjellet, Salten and Lofoten

    From Tuesday morning southwest strong gale force 9, with wind gusts 30 m/s. Tuesday afternoon veering west and later decreasing.

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

    InstructionsSecure loose objects. Follow advice and check status from transport operators. Check road reports (

    ConsequencesLoose items may be taken by the wind. Possibly cancelled departures for ferry, plane, or other transport. Bridges may be closed. Some journeys may have longer travel times. The power supply may be impacted, due to tree(s) falling over.


    1. Tuesday October 22, 2019 06:00 - Wind increases
    2. Tuesday October 22, 2019 20:00 - Wind wanes
Today, Tuesday 22/10/2019
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
Heavy rain.
7.3 – 14.8 mm Strong breeze, 13 m/s from southStrong breeze, 13 m/s from south
Heavy rain showers.
6.7 – 12.6 mm Near gale, 16 m/s from southNear gale, 16 m/s from south
Rain showers.
1.7 – 3.8 mm Strong breeze, 12 m/s from south-southwestStrong breeze, 12 m/s from south-southwest
Partly cloudy.
0 – 0.6 mm Fresh breeze, 9 m/s from west-northwestFresh breeze, 9 m/s from west-northwest
Tomorrow, Wednesday 23/10/2019
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
Light rain.
0.4 – 1.3 mm Gentle breeze, 4 m/s from west-northwestGentle breeze, 4 m/s from west-northwest
0 – 0.1 mm Moderate breeze, 7 m/s from west-northwestModerate breeze, 7 m/s from west-northwest
Partly cloudy.
0 – 0.1 mm Gentle breeze, 5 m/s from northwestGentle breeze, 5 m/s from northwest
Partly cloudy.
0 mm Light air, 1 m/s from southwestLight air, 1 m/s from southwest
Thursday, 24/10/2019
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
0 – 0.7 mm Light breeze, 3 m/s from east-northeastLight breeze, 3 m/s from east-northeast
Heavy rain.
6.4 – 9.1 mm Gentle breeze, 5 m/s from eastGentle breeze, 5 m/s from east
3.9 mm Moderate breeze, 7 m/s from south-southwestModerate breeze, 7 m/s from south-southwest
3.1 mm Moderate breeze, 6 m/s from northeastModerate breeze, 6 m/s from northeast

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Observations from the closest weather stations
Leknes Airport observation site, 26 m. 0.9 km from Leknes
Weather Temp. Wind Temperature last 30 days
5.2° VindpilFresh breeze, 8.0 m/s from south-southeast Leknes Airport: Temperature last 30 days
kl 23 kl 23
More statistics for Leknes Airport observation site
Skrova lighthouse observation site, 11 m. 42.7 km from Leknes
Weather Temp. Wind Temperature last 30 days
Rain showers.
5.2° VindpilGentle breeze, 4.1 m/s from southeast Skrova lighthouse: Temperature last 30 days
kl 20 kl 23 kl 23
More statistics for Skrova lighthouse observation site
Svolvær Airport observation site, 9 m. 45.0 km from Leknes
Weather Temp. Wind Temperature last 30 days
4.7° VindpilModerate breeze, 7.0 m/s from southeast Svolvær Airport: Temperature last 30 days
kl 23 kl 23
More statistics for Svolvær Airport observation site

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Sun and moon, 22/10/2019
Sun Moon
; Sunrise 08:35 ; Moonrise 22:34
Sunset 17:03 Moonset 18:09

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Latitude/longitude: 68°08′50″N 13°36′41″E
Decimal coordinates: 68.1475 13.6115

Altitude: ca. 10 m.a.s.l. (approximate)

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Norwegian Mapping and Cadastre Authority

Norwegian place names are regulated by the Norwegian Mapping and Cadastre Authority. Last updated in February 2015.

Approved names: Leknes (authorized by the municipality in 2002).

Category: City - large town
Municipality: Vestvågøy, Nordland.
SSR-ID: 277314 (275720)