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Weather statistics for Steinvoll, Skjervøy (Troms)

  1. Warning sign

    Expected: Gale warning (Hekkingen - Slettnes lighthouse) Ocean and coast

    From Saturday morning expected east near gale force 7, possibly occasionally gale force 8 in southernmost part.


    1. Saturday September 22, 2018 07:00
      Increasing danger
    2. Ukjent sluttidspunkt

    ConsequencesSea heaps up. Some foam from breaking waves is blown into streaks along wind direction. Moderate amounts of airborne spray.

    InstructionsIt is not recommended to be at sea in a small boat.

Trolltinden observation station (91729)

The station is located in Skjervøy municipality, 850 m.a.s.l. It is the closest official weather station, 14.9 km away from Steinvoll. The station was established in September 2014. The station measures temperature and wind. There are no normals for precipitation and temperature. There may be missing data.

Last 30 days: Highest wind speed was 18.7 m/s (3 September).

Last 13 full months: Highest temperature was 16.2 °C (30. Sep. 2017) and the lowest -12.6 °C (24. Nov. 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 eklima.met.no.

Tabular view for temperature and precipitation per month
Months Temperature Wind
Average Normal Warmest Coldest Average Strongest
Aug 2018 5.7 m/s 15.2 m/s Aug 10
Jul 2018 14.2°C 4.2 m/s 12.1 m/s Jul 1
Jun 2018 7.8 m/s 21.2 m/s Jun 26
May 2018 8.6 m/s 23.3 m/s May 6
Apr 2018 5.0 m/s 13.9 m/s Apr 12
Mar 2018 6.0 m/s 17.4 m/s Mar 17
Feb 2018 8.3 m/s 20.5 m/s Feb 10
Jan 2018 8.8 m/s 25.0 m/s Jan 16
Dec 2017 -6.2°C -3.3°C Dec 2 -8.7°C Dec 7 7.3 m/s 21.9 m/s Dec 21
Nov 2017 -5.5°C -0.2°C Nov 4 -12.6°C Nov 24
Oct 2017 -1.0°C 13.6°C Oct 1 -7.2°C Oct 31 7.6 m/s 21.2 m/s Oct 3
Sep 2017 5.5°C 16.2°C Sep 30 -2.1°C Sep 21 6.6 m/s 19.0 m/s Sep 11
Aug 2017 6.1°C 15.2°C Aug 19 -0.1°C Aug 25 5.3 m/s 15.9 m/s Aug 31