Weather statistics for Ny-Ålesund (Svalbard)

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Ny-Ålesund observation station (99910)

Ny-Ålesund station (Svalbard) is located 8 m.a.s.l. It is the closest official weather station, 0.1 km away from Ny-Ålesund. The station was established in July 1974. The station measures precipitation, temperature, snow depths and wind. There may be missing data.

Last 30 days: Average temperature was 0.4 °C, 1.1 °C above the normal. Highest temperature was 9.0 °C (31 May), and the lowest was -7.4 °C (25 May). The total precipitation was 12.7 mm. Highest daily precipitation was 4.1 mm (7 June), measured at 7am (8am daylight savings) for the past 24 hours. Highest wind speed was 11.9 m/s (16 June).

Last 13 full months: Highest temperature was 13.8 °C (31. Jul. 2018) and the lowest -25.1 °C (18. Feb. 2019). Highest daily precipitation was 39.6 mm (19. Nov. 2018). Maximum snow depth was 42 cm (19. Mar. 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 Precipitation Wind
Average Normal Warmest Coldest Total Normal Highest
daily value
Average Strongest
wind
May 2019 -2.2°C -4.0°C 9.0°C May 31 -13.0°C May 2 14.9 mm 18.0 mm 5.5 mm May 16 4.1 m/s 13.3 m/s May 3
Apr 2019 -4.0°C -11.1°C 4.2°C Apr 18 -16.5°C Apr 1 69.8 mm 23.0 mm 15.5 mm Apr 19 3.5 m/s 15.5 m/s Apr 5
Mar 2019 -11.7°C -14.2°C 1.6°C Mar 20 -24.4°C Mar 4 25.2 mm 45.0 mm 14.4 mm Mar 19 5.1 m/s 20.8 m/s Mar 20
Feb 2019 -11.2°C -14.6°C 0.4°C Feb 22 -25.1°C Feb 18 28.3 mm 36.0 mm 14.2 mm Feb 22 4.6 m/s 15.3 m/s Feb 2
Jan 2019 -9.2°C -13.9°C 0.3°C Jan 4 -22.8°C Jan 20 9.8 mm 32.0 mm 3.4 mm Jan 9 5.3 m/s 20.4 m/s Jan 6
Dec 2018 -6.7°C -12.5°C 3.0°C Dec 5 -21.6°C Dec 27 99.7 mm 31.0 mm 35.7 mm Dec 19 5.1 m/s 14.1 m/s Dec 29
Nov 2018 -4.1°C -10.0°C 5.6°C Nov 19 -13.3°C Nov 16 95.2 mm 33.0 mm 39.6 mm Nov 19 5.5 m/s 18.8 m/s Nov 27
Oct 2018 -1.6°C -5.7°C 6.9°C Oct 14 -10.1°C Oct 6 37.7 mm 37.0 mm 10.9 mm Oct 9 4.5 m/s 21.0 m/s Oct 14
Sep 2018 0.5°C -0.3°C 7.6°C Sep 2 -10.2°C Sep 30 76.7 mm 46.0 mm 20.6 mm Sep 2 3.0 m/s 12.3 m/s Sep 2
Aug 2018 5.6°C 3.9°C 12.2°C Aug 2 1.5°C Aug 28 50.5 mm 38.0 mm 35.8 mm Aug 31 2.5 m/s 14.3 m/s Aug 31
Jul 2018 6.2°C 4.9°C 13.8°C Jul 31 1.8°C Jul 1 99.4 mm 28.0 mm 22.4 mm Jul 11 2.8 m/s 10.6 m/s Jul 20
Jun 2018 3.4°C 1.5°C 10.3°C Jun 19 -0.9°C Jun 9 8.6 mm 18.0 mm 3.5 mm Jun 18 4.1 m/s 14.7 m/s Jun 16
May 2018 1.5°C -4.0°C 6.3°C May 4 -4.0°C May 1 33.9 mm 18.0 mm 9.4 mm May 8 4.7 m/s 15.8 m/s May 17