Weather statistics for Sola observation site, Sola (Rogaland)

  1. Warning sign

    Expected: Flood risk. Caution level: yellow (Vestlandet)

    Large amounts of rain are expected in the warning area. Heavy rain will increase water discharge in rivers. The discharge is already high in many rivers, and heavy rainfall may cause local flooding. Read the full forecast on Varsom.no.

    ConsequencesSituation that requires vigilance and may cause local damages

    InstructionsStay informed on the development of the weather and the hydrological situation by following the weather forecast and weather radar, as well as updates on varsom.no. Secure and/or move assets away from vulnerable areas (car, caravan along rivers/streams, basements). Keep waterways clear of sediments, garbage, twigs and leaves. Read more at NVE

  2. Warning sign

    Expected: Very strong winds (Agder and Rogaland)

    From Friday afternoon locally strong wind gusts, up to 35-45 m/s. The strongest gusts are expected near the coast and in the mountains area. The wind gusts decrease Saturday morning.

    Tidslinje

    1. Friday September 21, 2018 12:00
      Wind increases
    2. Saturday September 22, 2018 08:00
      Wind wanes

    ConsequencesLarger loose items may be taken by the wind. Risk of damage to buildings and infrastructure. Bridges may close. Strong wind may cause all public transportation to shut down. Expect minor delays or cancellations.

    InstructionsSecure loose items. Avoid moving outdoors if possible.

Sola observation station (44560)

The station is located in Sola municipality, 7 m.a.s.l. It is the closest official weather station, 0.0 km away from Sola observation site. The station was established in May 1935. The station measures precipitation, temperature and wind. There may be missing data.

Last 30 days: Average temperature was 14.0 °C, 1.2 °C above the normal. Highest temperature was 22.9 °C (18 September), and the lowest was 7.6 °C (31 August). The total precipitation was 207.5 mm. Highest daily precipitation was 31.3 mm (7 September), measured at 7am (8am daylight savings) for the past 24 hours. Highest wind speed was 15.5 m/s (19 September).

Last 13 full months: Highest temperature was 32.5 °C (27. Jul. 2018) and the lowest -11.9 °C (1. Mar. 2018). Highest daily precipitation was 36.5 mm (9. 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 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
Aug 2018 15.3°C 14.4°C 23.5°C Aug 1 7.6°C Aug 31 157.7 mm 115.0 mm 20.5 mm Aug 10 4.1 m/s 11.1 m/s Aug 10
Jul 2018 17.1°C 14.2°C 32.5°C Jul 27 9.3°C Jul 20 20.4 mm 91.0 mm 13.4 mm Jul 29 4.8 m/s 14.7 m/s Jul 9
Jun 2018 13.9°C 12.8°C 24.9°C Jun 1 8.3°C Jun 30 43.5 mm 73.0 mm 9.7 mm Jun 15 5.2 m/s 14.7 m/s Jun 14
May 2018 14.4°C 9.9°C 29.4°C May 30 4.9°C May 12 60.6 mm 68.0 mm 34.0 mm May 11 4.3 m/s 16.2 m/s May 16
Apr 2018 7.6°C 5.5°C 21.2°C Apr 19 -4.6°C Apr 2 38.3 mm 50.0 mm 16.3 mm Apr 5 4.2 m/s 16.9 m/s Apr 5
Mar 2018 1.0°C 2.7°C 8.1°C Mar 24 -11.9°C Mar 1 25.3 mm 75.0 mm 14.9 mm Mar 12 3.7 m/s 12.9 m/s Mar 23
Feb 2018 0.1°C 0.6°C 5.9°C Feb 17 -10.7°C Feb 28 93.8 mm 66.0 mm 36.5 mm Feb 9 4.1 m/s 17.0 m/s Feb 15
Jan 2018 1.7°C 0.8°C 8.9°C Jan 10 -8.0°C Jan 7 134.0 mm 92.0 mm 23.2 mm Jan 31 4.9 m/s 16.1 m/s Jan 15
Dec 2017 2.7°C 2.2°C 9.6°C Dec 23 -9.1°C Dec 12 177.6 mm 110.0 mm 26.0 mm Dec 6 5.1 m/s 20.0 m/s Dec 8
Nov 2017 5.3°C 4.6°C 11.7°C Nov 1 -7.1°C Nov 30 194.3 mm 136.0 mm 29.5 mm Nov 23 5.7 m/s 17.4 m/s Nov 18
Oct 2017 9.7°C 8.8°C 15.3°C Oct 1 0.9°C Oct 8 254.3 mm 148.0 mm 33.6 mm Oct 1 5.8 m/s 21.8 m/s Oct 29
Sep 2017 12.9°C 11.7°C 19.3°C Sep 25 6.3°C Sep 15 129.9 mm 156.0 mm 27.7 mm Sep 30 4.0 m/s 12.9 m/s Sep 29
Aug 2017 13.9°C 14.4°C 19.5°C Aug 18 7.6°C Aug 30 170.0 mm 115.0 mm 20.7 mm Aug 20 4.2 m/s 11.1 m/s Aug 3