The best times to visit Hitra for ideal weather are

June 25th to September 23rd

based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.



Other Hitra Travel Info

Weather in Hitra


Average temperatures in Hitra vary greatly. Considering humidity, temperatures feel cold for most of the year with a chance of rain or snow throughout most of the year. The area is less temperate than some — in the 17th percentile for pleasant weather — compared to tourist destinations worldwide. Weeks with ideal weather are listed above. If you’re looking for the very warmest time to visit Hitra, the hottest months are August, July, and then September. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally mid to late August where highs are regularly around 67.2°F (19.6°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 53.2°F (11.8°C) at night.

Hitra Temperatures (Fahrenheit)


Hitra Temperatures (Celsius)


“Feels-Like” Temperatures

The way we experience weather isn’t all about temperature. Higher temperatures affect us much more at higher humidity, and colder temperatures feel piercing with high winds. Our perceived temperatures factor in humidity and wind chill to better represent how hot or cold the day feels to a person.

Hitra Perceived Temperature (F)


Hitra Perceived Temperature (C)



Average Hitra Temperatures by Month

Daily highs (averaged for the month) usually give the best indication of the weather. A significantly lower mean and low generally just means it gets colder at night.

Show Fahrenheit

Month Avg. High (°F) Avg. Mean (°F) Avg. Low (°F)
Jan 37.3 34 29.5
Feb 41.2 37.3 32.5
Mar 43.4 38 32.6
Apr 46.9 40.8 35.3
May 56.2 48.5 41.7
Jun 58.1 51.9 46.5
Jul 64.4 57.2 51.6
Aug 66 58.3 51.8
Sep 60.4 54.5 49.1
Oct 51.9 47 41.9
Nov 45.1 41.4 36.8
Dec 41.9 38 33.1

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 2.9 1.1 -1.4
Feb 5.1 2.9 0.3
Mar 6.3 3.3 0.3
Apr 8.3 4.9 1.8
May 13.4 9.2 5.4
Jun 14.5 11.1 8.1
Jul 18 14 10.9
Aug 18.9 14.6 11
Sep 15.8 12.5 9.5
Oct 11.1 8.3 5.5
Nov 7.3 5.2 2.7
Dec 5.5 3.3 0.6



Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Hitra are January, May, and then July. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around early to mid January. For example, on the week of January 8th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in early December with an average of 4 days of significant precipitation the week of December 3rd.

When can you find snow in Hitra? Weather stations report no annual snow. Please note that a value of 0 for snow in the graph below may either mean there was no snow, or that snow is unreported.

Chance of Precipitation

The graph below shows the % chance of rainy and snowy days in Hitra.

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Hitra (in).

Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 20% 0 2
Feb 35% 0 2.9
Mar 27% 0 3.2
Apr 32% 0 3.1
May 20% 0 1.9
Jun 31% 0 3.8
Jul 25% 0 3
Aug 28% 0 5.3
Sep 34% 0 4.3
Oct 33% 0 4.4
Nov 39% 0 5.1
Dec 52% 0 6.6

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 20 0 5.1
Feb 35 0 7.4
Mar 27 0 8.1
Apr 32 0 7.9
May 20 0 4.8
Jun 31 0 9.7
Jul 25 0 7.6
Aug 28 0 13.5
Sep 34 0 10.9
Oct 33 0 11.2
Nov 39 0 13
Dec 52 0 16.8


Humidity and Wind

Hitra has some very humid months, and above average humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is January (60.8% relative humidity), and the most humid month is July (74.5%).

Wind in Hitra is usually moderate. The windiest month is December, followed by January and November. December’s average wind speed of around 11.4 knots (13.2 MPH or 21.2 KPH) is considered “a moderate breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in late December where average top sustained speeds reach 21.5 knots, which is considered a fresh breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Hitra.

Avg. Relative Humidity


The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.

Max Sustained Wind
Average Daily Wind

Average Wind Speeds

Show Wind Speeds

All wind speeds are in knots. 1 knot = 1.15 MPH or 1.85 KPH.

Month Avg. Wind Avg. Wind Feel Sustained High Wind High Wind Feel
Jan 10.2 Gentle breeze 18 Strong breeze
Feb 9.9 Gentle breeze 16.9 Significant breeze
Mar 9.7 Gentle breeze 17 Strong breeze
Apr 9.1 Gentle breeze 15.7 Significant breeze
May 7.5 Gentle breeze 14.5 Strong breeze
Jun 7.9 Gentle breeze 13.8 Significant breeze
Jul 7 Gentle breeze 12.8 Strong breeze
Aug 6.4 Light breeze 13 Significant breeze
Sep 7.3 Gentle breeze 13.9 Strong breeze
Oct 8.6 Gentle breeze 15.8 Significant breeze
Nov 10 Gentle breeze 17.4 Strong breeze
Dec 11.4 Significant breeze 19.8 Strong breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 60.8%
Feb 64.7%
Mar 62.5%
Apr 68.3%
May 64%
Jun 70.2%
Jul 74.5%
Aug 70%
Sep 73.2%
Oct 66.5%
Nov 66.6%
Dec 67.7%


Is it Safe to Travel to Hitra?

Our best data indicates this area is generally safe. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are no travel advisories or warnings for Norway; exercise normal security precautions. Check this page for any recent changes or regions to avoid: Travel Advice and Advisories. This advisory was last updated on Aug 22, 2019.


The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Hitra, Norway is August, followed by April and May. Prices for hotels and flights will be most expensive during these months, though you can save if you purchase well in advance. Tourists are unlikely to visit Hitra in October. Those willing to visit at these times will likely find it the least expensive month.

Estimated Tourism by Month


Most Popular Months to Visit

Tourists Seeking Accommodations

Tourism graph is based on Google searches for services used by tourists relative to the rest of the year. Tourism data for this area is extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 61.1 in October means 61.1% of the tourists vs. August.



Overall Hitra Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 61.6°F (16.4°C) and 41.8°F (5.4°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 6 to 10 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is the busiest for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for things to do.

Summer (June through August)

The middle-year months have comfortably cool weather with high temperatures that are brisk. These months see moderate precipitation with 8 to 9 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the second busiest season for tourism in Hitra, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly more.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 63.6°F (17.6°C) and 42.5°F (5.8°C), which will feel chilly given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a good amount: 10 to 12 days per month. Tourism is the slowest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be affordably priced.

Winter (December through February)

Weather is too cold this time of year in Hitra to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 43.9°F (6.6°C) and 33.5°F (0.8°C). On average, it rains or snows a great amount: 6 to 16 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.


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