Weather statistics for Kvitøya observation site (Svalbard)

Kvitøya observation station (99938)

Kvitøya station (Svalbard) is located 10 m.a.s.l. It is the closest official weather station, 0.0 km away from Kvitøya observation site. The station was established in August 1986. The station measures temperature and wind. There are no normals for precipitation and temperature. There may be missing data.

Last 30 days: Highest temperature was -2.2 °C (4 February), and the lowest was -34.0 °C (17 February). Highest wind speed was 18.1 m/s (9 February).

Last 13 full months: Highest temperature was 8.4 °C (1. Aug. 2018) and the lowest -34.0 °C (17. Feb. 2019).

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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 Wind
Average Normal Warmest Coldest Average Strongest
wind
Jan 2019 -13.2°C -3.2°C Jan 31 -25.0°C Jan 18 8.3 m/s 29.5 m/s Jan 10
Dec 2018 -8.1°C 1.9°C Dec 5 -21.1°C Dec 28 10.2 m/s 25.0 m/s Dec 23
Nov 2018 -6.1°C 1.1°C Nov 19 -13.6°C Nov 20 8.8 m/s 20.9 m/s Nov 20
Oct 2018 -2.2°C 1.4°C Oct 15 -9.2°C Oct 28 9.3 m/s 20.5 m/s Oct 15
Sep 2018 -0.1°C 4.8°C Sep 2 -4.4°C Sep 28 6.4 m/s 23.6 m/s Sep 23
Aug 2018 1.9°C 8.4°C Aug 1 -0.9°C Aug 10 7.1 m/s 23.0 m/s Aug 18
Jul 2018 2.4°C 7.5°C Jul 28 -1.1°C Jul 4 5.1 m/s 15.6 m/s Jul 8
Jun 2018 -0.3°C 7.2°C Jun 23 -3.8°C Jun 5 8.0 m/s 22.4 m/s Jun 7
May 2018 -2.3°C 3.9°C May 9 -16.7°C May 2 7.6 m/s 22.2 m/s May 17
Apr 2018 -13.2°C -3.4°C Apr 29 -21.9°C Apr 7 5.3 m/s 18.9 m/s Apr 17
Mar 2018 -15.4°C -6.2°C Mar 17 -25.6°C Mar 21 7.9 m/s 25.5 m/s Mar 18
Feb 2018 -8.5°C 0.9°C Feb 5 -22.9°C Feb 1 7.9 m/s 23.7 m/s Feb 5
Jan 2018 -9.3°C 0.8°C Jan 14 -23.2°C Jan 30 7.4 m/s 20.0 m/s Jan 6