Weather statistics for Fakken observation site, Karlsøy (Troms)

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    Ongoing: High avalanche danger (Tromsø)

    On Friday we expect high avalanche danger for region Tromsø. Avalanche problem is wet slab avalanches, loose wet avalanches and storm slab avlanches. Read the full forecast on

    Travelling in avalanche terrain is not recommended. Avalanches may hit avalanche-exposed roads and settlements. Read more

Fakken observation station (90760)

The station is located in Karlsøy municipality, 57 m.a.s.l. It is the closest official weather station, 0.0 km away from Fakken observation site. The station was established in January 2003. The station measures temperature. There are no normals for precipitation and temperature. There may be missing data.

Last 13 full months: Highest temperature was 18.9 °C (8. Jun. 2017) and the lowest -6.1 °C (19. Mar. 2017).

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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
Mar 2018
Feb 2018
Jan 2018
Dec 2017
Nov 2017 3.8°C 7.5°C Nov 8 0.3°C Nov 1 8.6 m/s
Oct 2017 6.4°C 16.2°C Oct 1 -1.8°C Oct 31 9.0 m/s
Sep 2017 9.8°C 17.0°C Sep 30 5.5°C Sep 2 8.7 m/s
Aug 2017 10.2°C 16.8°C Aug 12 5.7°C Aug 22 6.1 m/s
Jul 2017 10.0°C 18.6°C Jul 10 5.7°C Jul 6 5.5 m/s
Jun 2017 8.5°C 18.9°C Jun 8 0.5°C Jun 1 6.0 m/s
May 2017 3.0°C 10.6°C May 18 -3.8°C May 7 7.1 m/s
Apr 2017 0.3°C 5.3°C Apr 5 -3.1°C Apr 7 7.1 m/s
Mar 2017 -0.5°C 5.7°C Mar 14 -6.1°C Mar 19 8.9 m/s