Weather statistics for Botnhamn, Lenvik (Troms)

  1. Applies to Troms

    From Friday evening locally difficult driving conditions are expected due to wind and snow, and at lower altitudes there will be a transition to rain or sleet.

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

    InstructionsUse tires fit for winter conditions and use caution while driving Check road reports (

    ConsequencesExpect difficult driving conditions and local delays.


    1. Friday March 22, 2019 20:00 - Increasing danger
    2. Saturday March 23, 2019 03:00 - Danger is over

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Hekkingen Lighthouse observation station (88690)

The station is located in Lenvik municipality, 14 m.a.s.l. It is the closest official weather station, 11.7 km away from Botnhamn. The station was established in November 1979. The station measures temperature and wind. There are no normals for precipitation. There may be missing data.

Last 30 days: Average temperature was -1.4 °C, 0.2 °C above the normal. Highest temperature was 10.4 °C (24 February), and the lowest was -9.0 °C (5 March). Highest wind speed was 24.7 m/s (21 March).

Last 13 full months: Highest temperature was 22.3 °C (10. May. 2018) and the lowest -11.7 °C (28. Jan. 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

Tabular view for temperature and precipitation per month
Months Temperature Wind
Average Normal Warmest Coldest Average Strongest
Feb 2019 -1.2°C 10.4°C Feb 24 -8.8°C Feb 5 8.2 m/s 23.8 m/s Feb 14
Jan 2019 -2.2°C 8.9°C Jan 10 -11.7°C Jan 28 8.5 m/s 28.9 m/s Jan 10
Dec 2018 1.3°C 7.5°C Dec 14 -4.6°C Dec 17 6.8 m/s 18.2 m/s Dec 30
Nov 2018 5.2°C 13.5°C Nov 16 -2.2°C Nov 26 7.2 m/s 27.6 m/s Nov 23
Oct 2018 5.2°C 16.0°C Oct 13 -0.7°C Oct 28 5.7 m/s 15.6 m/s Oct 21
Sep 2018 7.7°C 14.7°C Sep 20 0.8°C Sep 28 5.9 m/s 21.7 m/s Sep 24
Aug 2018 4.6 m/s 16.6 m/s Aug 31
Jul 2018 11.7°C 3.3 m/s 14.2 m/s Jul 23
Jun 2018 6.9°C 17.2°C Jun 15 0.7°C Jun 27 5.9 m/s 22.9 m/s Jun 27
May 2018 8.4°C 22.3°C May 10 0.4°C May 1 6.5 m/s 22.3 m/s May 6
Apr 2018 2.8°C 10.8°C Apr 18 -3.8°C Apr 3 4.3 m/s 13.9 m/s Apr 5
Mar 2018 -3.0°C 4.3°C Mar 28 -10.3°C Mar 8 6.8 m/s 20.1 m/s Mar 18
Feb 2018 -3.0°C 7.0°C Feb 6 -8.3°C Feb 26 8.2 m/s 15.7 m/s Feb 5