The best times to visit Skjervoy for ideal weather are

July 2nd to September 2nd

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



Other Skjervoy Travel Info

Weather in Skjervoy


Average temperatures in Skjervoy 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 far less temperate than some — in the 9th 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 Skjervoy, the hottest months are July, August, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early August where highs are regularly around 63.9°F (17.7°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 49.9°F (9.9°C) at night.

Skjervoy Temperatures (Fahrenheit)


Skjervoy 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.

Skjervoy Perceived Temperature (F)


Skjervoy Perceived Temperature (C)



Average Skjervoy 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 27.2 21.5 15.4
Feb 27.3 21.8 15.6
Mar 34.4 28.4 21.8
Apr 41.1 34.9 28.5
May 50.2 44 37
Jun 54.5 49.2 43.4
Jul 61 55.2 48.7
Aug 59.6 53.4 46.4
Sep 54.1 48 41.2
Oct 43.1 38.4 33.2
Nov 35.3 30.3 24.7
Dec 32.2 26.8 20.9

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan -2.7 -5.8 -9.2
Feb -2.6 -5.7 -9.1
Mar 1.3 -2 -5.7
Apr 5.1 1.6 -1.9
May 10.1 6.7 2.8
Jun 12.5 9.6 6.3
Jul 16.1 12.9 9.3
Aug 15.3 11.9 8
Sep 12.3 8.9 5.1
Oct 6.2 3.6 0.7
Nov 1.8 -0.9 -4.1
Dec 0.1 -2.9 -6.2



Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Skjervoy are February, May, and then August. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around mid to late August. For example, on the week of August 20th there is 1 day of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in late September with an average of 2 days of significant precipitation the week of September 24th.

When can you find snow in Skjervoy? Weather stations report very large amounts of snow likely to be deepest around March, especially close to late March. The best time to ski (if at all) in Skjervoy is often around around March 12th when fresh powder is deepest. 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 Skjervoy.

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

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

Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 17% 13.4 2.2
Feb 14% 19.2 1.7
Mar 22% 21.5 2.5
Apr 19% 18.2 1.8
May 14% 7.6 1.8
Jun 22% 0.4 2.6
Jul 21% 0 2.2
Aug 16% 0 2
Sep 24% 1.2 2.8
Oct 26% 4.4 4.1
Nov 24% 7.1 3.4
Dec 21% 9.9 3.2

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 17 34 5.6
Feb 14 48.8 4.3
Mar 22 54.6 6.4
Apr 19 46.2 4.6
May 14 19.3 4.6
Jun 22 1 6.6
Jul 21 0 5.6
Aug 16 0 5.1
Sep 24 3 7.1
Oct 26 11.2 10.4
Nov 24 18 8.6
Dec 21 25.1 8.1


Humidity and Wind

Skjervoy has some very humid months, with other comfortably humid months. The least humid month is May (55.7% relative humidity), and the most humid month is August (70.2%).

Wind in Skjervoy is usually moderate. The windiest month is January, followed by February and December. January’s average wind speed of around 10.7 knots (12.3 MPH or 19.9 KPH) is considered “a gentle breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in late January and early February where average top sustained speeds reach 20 knots, which is considered a fresh breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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 10.7 Gentle breeze 18.6 Strong breeze
Feb 10.7 Gentle breeze 18.9 Strong breeze
Mar 8.9 Gentle breeze 17 Strong breeze
Apr 7.5 Gentle breeze 14.9 Significant breeze
May 7 Gentle breeze 13.4 Strong breeze
Jun 6.6 Light breeze 12.3 Significant breeze
Jul 6.2 Light breeze 12.4 Strong breeze
Aug 5.8 Light breeze 12.3 Significant breeze
Sep 6 Light breeze 12.9 Strong breeze
Oct 6.8 Light breeze 14 Significant breeze
Nov 8.9 Gentle breeze 17 Strong breeze
Dec 9.8 Gentle breeze 18.1 Strong breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 62%
Feb 60.2%
Mar 57.8%
Apr 56.4%
May 55.7%
Jun 64.1%
Jul 68.9%
Aug 70.2%
Sep 69.3%
Oct 68.8%
Nov 65.2%
Dec 63.2%


Is it Safe to Travel to Skjervoy?

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 Skjervoy, Norway is July, followed by June and January. 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 Skjervoy in December. 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 50.7 in December means 50.7% of the tourists vs. July.



Overall Skjervoy Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 55.7°F (13.2°C) and 31.7°F (-0.2°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 4 to 7 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is the second 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 cold weather with high temperatures that are brisk. These months see moderate precipitation with 5 to 7 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Skjervoy, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 56.6°F (13.7°C) and 32.3°F (0.2°C), which will feel chilly given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 7 to 8 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 far too cold this time of year in Skjervoy to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 32.9°F (0.5°C) and 24.5°F (-4.2°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 4 to 7 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.


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