The best times to visit Surnadal for ideal weather are

June 25th to September 9th

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



Other Surnadal Travel Info

Weather in Surnadal


Average temperatures in Surnadal 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 8th 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 Surnadal, the hottest months are July, August, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early July where highs are regularly around 68.7°F (20.4°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 51.9°F (11.1°C) at night.

Surnadal Temperatures (Fahrenheit)


Surnadal 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.

Surnadal Perceived Temperature (F)


Surnadal Perceived Temperature (C)



Average Surnadal 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 36.6 31.4 25.1
Feb 37.4 32 26.4
Mar 43.4 35.5 28.7
Apr 48.1 39.2 32
May 54.3 46.1 38.3
Jun 61 52.5 44.5
Jul 64.5 56.6 49.9
Aug 64.2 56 48.7
Sep 58 50.8 44.6
Oct 49.5 42.3 36.1
Nov 40.7 35.5 30.1
Dec 40.9 34.4 28.4

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 2.6 -0.3 -3.8
Feb 3 0 -3.1
Mar 6.3 1.9 -1.8
Apr 8.9 4 0
May 12.4 7.8 3.5
Jun 16.1 11.4 6.9
Jul 18.1 13.7 9.9
Aug 17.9 13.3 9.3
Sep 14.4 10.4 7
Oct 9.7 5.7 2.3
Nov 4.8 1.9 -1.1
Dec 4.9 1.3 -2



Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Surnadal are January, May, and then April. 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 May. For example, on the week of May 7th there is 1 day of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in mid March with an average of 4 days of significant precipitation the week of March 19th.

When can you find snow in Surnadal? Weather stations report far greater snow than most tourist destinations snow through most of the year likely to be deepest around March, especially close to mid March. The best time to ski (if at all) in Surnadal 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 Surnadal.

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

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

Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 25% 24.4 2.9
Feb 35% 29.1 4.1
Mar 41% 36.6 5.6
Apr 29% 27.2 2.8
May 26% 9.4 2.3
Jun 35% 1.3 4.8
Jul 30% 1 3.7
Aug 34% 0.9 4.9
Sep 32% 1 4.9
Oct 35% 3.2 4.4
Nov 33% 5.5 5.1
Dec 33% 13.8 4.2

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 25 62 7.4
Feb 35 73.9 10.4
Mar 41 93 14.2
Apr 29 69.1 7.1
May 26 23.9 5.8
Jun 35 3.3 12.2
Jul 30 2.5 9.4
Aug 34 2.3 12.4
Sep 32 2.5 12.4
Oct 35 8.1 11.2
Nov 33 14 13
Dec 33 35.1 10.7


Humidity and Wind

Surnadal has some very humid months, and above average humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is March (60.2% relative humidity), and the most humid month is December (74.9%).

Wind in Surnadal is usually calm. The windiest month is January, followed by February and March. January’s average wind speed of around 7.3 knots (8.4 MPH or 13.5 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 early March where average top sustained speeds reach 15.7 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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 7.3 Gentle breeze 13 Significant breeze
Feb 6 Light breeze 9.4 Gentle breeze
Mar 5.4 Light breeze 8.9 Significant breeze
Apr 5 Light breeze 8.3 Gentle breeze
May 3.9 Barely noticeable 7.2 Significant breeze
Jun 4.1 Light breeze 7.2 Gentle breeze
Jul 4 Light breeze 6.9 Significant breeze
Aug 3.6 Barely noticeable 6.8 Light breeze
Sep 4.5 Light breeze 7.8 Significant breeze
Oct 4.2 Light breeze 7.6 Gentle breeze
Nov 4.3 Light breeze 6.7 Significant breeze
Dec 3.4 Barely noticeable 5.7 Light breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 65.1%
Feb 67.8%
Mar 60.2%
Apr 61.4%
May 61%
Jun 67.1%
Jul 72.5%
Aug 71.5%
Sep 74.6%
Oct 71.7%
Nov 73.4%
Dec 74.9%


Is it Safe to Travel to Surnadal?

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 Surnadal, 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 Surnadal 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 Surnadal Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 65°F (18.3°C) and 38.4°F (3.6°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is very common with 8 to 13 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 cold weather with high temperatures that are brisk. These months see moderate precipitation with 9 to 11 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the second busiest season for tourism in Surnadal, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly more.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 61.8°F (16.6°C) and 36.5°F (2.5°C), which will feel chilly given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a good amount: 10 to 11 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 Surnadal to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 44.3°F (6.8°C) and 34.3°F (1.3°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 8 to 10 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.


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