21 MayLocal Time: 08:19 CEST UK Time: 07:19 BST
- Sunrise 04:55
- Sunset 22:14
- Moonrise 17:14
- Moonset 03:18
|Temp feels like:||11°c (51.8°f)|
|Length of Day:||6h 21m|
|Dew Point:||10 °c (50°f)|
|Pressure:||29.77 " (1008 hpa)|
Average for May: 10°c (50°f)
Weather Overview for Stavanger
Stavanger is the fourth largest city in Norway and is situated on the west coast towards the southern end of the country. It is a very wealthy city thanks to oil.
The climate of
The city is very wet and windy, especially in the autumn. Average rainfall is around 1200mm per year and the city sees rain or snow on more than 200 days per year.
Spring is pretty cold but often bright. It is the driest time of the year, with average rainfall about half that of autumn. May is the driest month seeing 39mm on average. However, it light rain falls very frequently. The average temperature climbs into the teens by late spring. It gets really cold at night; average lows start out at 0ºC in March don’t get above 6ºC till the end of the season. It is possible to ski (the cross-country variety) right into May in the mountains near to
Summers can be a bit of a mixed bag. When the sun comes out temperatures get into the low 20s. But rain falls regularly and on wet, windy, grey days the temperature can fall back into the mid teens. Rainfall increases in late summer; early summer sees lighter showers. Much like in
Autumn is very cool and wet. October is the wettest month in the year and sees 110mm of rain on average. Wet, windy days are the norm with 24 days seeing rain in October and 26 in November. Strong winds from the Atlantic batter the coast with huge storms, lashing the streets with driving rain. September can still see pleasant temperatures, but by late autumn it gets cold, with average temperature dropping to around 5ºC.
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