Weather statistics for Lyngen (Gjerdelvdalen) observation site, Lyngen (Troms)

  1. Applies to Lyngen

    On Wednesday we expect moderate avalanche danger for region Lyngen. Avalanche problem is wind drifted snow (slab avalanches) and persistent weak layer (slab avalanches).
    Read more at NVE

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

    InstructionsTravelling in avalanche terrain requires knowledge, experience in route finding and ability to identify the avalanche problem. Generally, it is recommended to avoid terrain steeper than 30 degrees in order to not release an avalanche.

Lyngen (Gjerdelvdalen) observation station (91120)

The station is located in Lyngen municipality, 670 m.a.s.l. It is the closest official weather station, 0.0 km away from Lyngen (Gjerdelvdalen) observation site. The station was established in September 2013. 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 5.8 °C (10 January), and the lowest was -9.8 °C (1 January). Highest wind speed was 24.6 m/s (12 January).

Last 13 full months: Highest temperature was 26.5 °C (18. Jul. 2018) and the lowest -18.1 °C (8. Mar. 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

Tabular view for temperature and precipitation per month
Months Temperature Wind
Average Normal Warmest Coldest Average Strongest
Dec 2018 -3.6°C 3.7°C Dec 1 -8.7°C Dec 30 4.0 m/s 21.6 m/s Dec 31
Nov 2018 0.9°C 8.3°C Nov 16 -7.3°C Nov 27 5.9 m/s 21.5 m/s Nov 17
Oct 2018 0.5°C 13.9°C Oct 14 -7.4°C Oct 31 3.5 m/s 15.7 m/s Oct 15
Sep 2018 5.7°C 16.0°C Sep 3 -3.7°C Sep 29 4.5 m/s 16.1 m/s Sep 24
Aug 2018 8.9°C 25.2°C Aug 1 2.9°C Aug 28 4.0 m/s 15.2 m/s Aug 2
Jul 2018 13.7°C 26.5°C Jul 18 5.0°C Jul 1 2.5 m/s 19.7 m/s Jul 19
Jun 2018 4.0°C 13.8°C Jun 18 -2.9°C Jun 5 4.7 m/s 17.9 m/s Jun 4
May 2018 5.1°C 17.0°C May 10 -4.7°C May 1 4.9 m/s 17.5 m/s May 7
Apr 2018 -1.5°C 11.1°C Apr 13 -9.7°C Apr 3 3.2 m/s 17.7 m/s Apr 11
Mar 2018 -8.7°C 0.3°C Mar 18 -18.1°C Mar 8 4.8 m/s 16.6 m/s Mar 18
Feb 2018 -7.3°C 3.7°C Feb 6 -14.8°C Feb 24 5.2 m/s 17.9 m/s Feb 28
Jan 2018 -7.0°C 4.9°C Jan 12 -16.9°C Jan 18 5.9 m/s 22.4 m/s Jan 15
Dec 2017 -5.1°C 7.9°C Dec 20 -13.1°C Dec 8 4.6 m/s 22.6 m/s Dec 8