The best times to visit Vinje for ideal weather are

April 9th to April 29th

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



Other Vinje Travel Info

Weather in Vinje


Average temperatures in Vinje vary greatly. Considering humidity, temperatures feel cold all year with a chance of rain or snow throughout most of the year. The area is far less temperate than some — in the 2nd 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 Vinje, the hottest months are July, August, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally late July where highs are regularly around 63.8°F (17.7°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 44°F (6.7°C) at night.

Vinje Temperatures (Fahrenheit)


Vinje 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.

Vinje Perceived Temperature (F)


Vinje Perceived Temperature (C)



Average Vinje 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 25.6 19 11.1
Feb 28.1 19.9 11.3
Mar 35.2 26.7 17.3
Apr 41.5 32.5 23.4
May 48.7 40.2 31
Jun 56.8 48.1 37.3
Jul 61.3 52.9 43.5
Aug 58.8 50.5 41.9
Sep 52.9 45 37
Oct 42.8 35.8 29.1
Nov 34.2 28.4 21.7
Dec 27.5 20.5 12.1

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan -3.6 -7.2 -11.6
Feb -2.2 -6.7 -11.5
Mar 1.8 -2.9 -8.2
Apr 5.3 0.3 -4.8
May 9.3 4.6 -0.6
Jun 13.8 8.9 2.9
Jul 16.3 11.6 6.4
Aug 14.9 10.3 5.5
Sep 11.6 7.2 2.8
Oct 6 2.1 -1.6
Nov 1.2 -2 -5.7
Dec -2.5 -6.4 -11.1



Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Vinje are June, 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 mid June. For example, on the week of June 18th there is 1 day of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in mid February with an average of 4 days of significant precipitation the week of February 19th.

When can you find snow in Vinje? 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 Vinje.

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

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

Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 44% 0 5.7
Feb 44% 0 4
Mar 29% 0 2.9
Apr 19% 0 2
May 19% 0 2.1
Jun 16% 0 1.7
Jul 28% 0 3.4
Aug 28% 0 3.7
Sep 26% 0 3.9
Oct 35% 0 4.5
Nov 42% 0 5
Dec 43% 0 6.3

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 44 0 14.5
Feb 44 0 10.2
Mar 29 0 7.4
Apr 19 0 5.1
May 19 0 5.3
Jun 16 0 4.3
Jul 28 0 8.6
Aug 28 0 9.4
Sep 26 0 9.9
Oct 35 0 11.4
Nov 42 0 12.7
Dec 43 0 16


Humidity and Wind

Vinje has some extremely humid months, with other comfortably humid months. The least humid month is June (57.9% relative humidity), and the most humid month is December (81.3%).

Wind in Vinje is usually extremely calm. The windiest month is March, followed by June and January. March’s average wind speed of around 3.9 knots (4.5 MPH or 7.3 KPH) is considered “light air.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in early to mid January where average top sustained speeds reach 10.2 knots, which is considered a gentle breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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 3.7 Barely noticeable 8.7 Gentle breeze
Feb 3.3 Barely noticeable 7.7 Gentle breeze
Mar 3.9 Barely noticeable 8.4 Gentle breeze
Apr 3.3 Barely noticeable 7.1 Gentle breeze
May 3.4 Barely noticeable 7.1 Gentle breeze
Jun 3.8 Barely noticeable 7.5 Gentle breeze
Jul 3.4 Barely noticeable 6.8 Gentle breeze
Aug 3.3 Barely noticeable 6.6 Light breeze
Sep 3.6 Barely noticeable 7.3 Gentle breeze
Oct 3.3 Barely noticeable 7.1 Gentle breeze
Nov 3.1 Barely noticeable 7.1 Gentle breeze
Dec 3.2 Barely noticeable 7.9 Gentle breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 79.3%
Feb 75%
Mar 67.7%
Apr 64.4%
May 61.5%
Jun 57.9%
Jul 66.7%
Aug 70.8%
Sep 72.9%
Oct 76.4%
Nov 81%
Dec 81.3%


Is it Safe to Travel to Vinje?

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 Vinje, Norway is May, followed by July 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 Vinje in February. 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 65.1 in February means 65.1% of the tourists vs. May.



Overall Vinje Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel very cold. Highs range from 55.4°F (13°C) and 32.6°F (0.3°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 6 to 9 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 5 to 9 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the second busiest season for tourism in Vinje, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly more.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 55.5°F (13.1°C) and 29.2°F (-1.6°C), which will feel very chilly given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a good amount: 8 to 13 days per month. Tourism is fairly slow during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be lower priced.

Winter (December through February)

Weather is far too cold this time of year in Vinje to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 32.6°F (0.3°C) and 23.5°F (-4.7°C). On average, it rains or snows a very great amount: 12 to 14 times per month. These times of year are the slowest with tourists.


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