Best Time To Visit Kirkenes, Norway

Best Time To Go To Kirkenes

The climate of Kirkenes is usually cold. The city enjoys long winters and short summer. The rainfall is pretty scarce and therefore Kirkenes is referred to as the driest place of Norway.

The city sees daylight for 24 hours from 17th of May to the 21st of July and faces a dark period (sun below the horizon) from 21st of November to the 21st of January.

  • Winter(October – May) : The temperature drops below 10 degree C
  • Summer(June – September) : The temperature rises to 14 degree C

The best time to Visit Kirkenes is during winter.

Climate in Kirkenes

Know weather for your travel dates:

18-Apr-2018
Today 18 Apr

34

22

Mostly cloudy throughout the day.

Wind:4.5 m/s

Humidity:72%

Precipitation:0.01%

  • Thu 19 Apr
    33 | 25

    Mostly cloudy throughout the day.

  • Fri 20 Apr
    33 | 22

    Mostly cloudy throughout the day.

  • Sat 21 Apr
    35 | 24

    Mostly cloudy until evening.

  • Sun 22 Apr
    38 | 30

    Mostly cloudy throughout the day.

  • Mon 23 Apr
    40 | 30

    Light snow (1–2 cm.) and breezy overnight.

  • Tue 24 Apr
    39 | 33

    Light snow (1–2 cm.) and breezy in the morning.

Month wise Weather in Kirkenes

Average Temperature in Kirkenes by month

  • 80℉
  • 60℉
  • 40℉
  • 20℉ 0℉
Jan

Average temperature: 19℉

Minimum temperature: -18℉

Maximum temperature: 37℉

Feb

Average temperature: 18℉

Minimum temperature: -8℉

Maximum temperature: 37℉

Mar

Average temperature: 25℉

Minimum temperature: 9℉

Maximum temperature: 36℉

Apr

Average temperature: 27℉

Minimum temperature: 5℉

Maximum temperature: 41℉

May

Average temperature: 35℉

Minimum temperature: 25℉

Maximum temperature: 48℉

Jun

Average temperature: 44℉

Minimum temperature: 32℉

Maximum temperature: 68℉

Jul

Average temperature: 55℉

Minimum temperature: 39℉

Maximum temperature: 72℉

Aug

Average temperature: 51℉

Minimum temperature: 34℉

Maximum temperature: 63℉

Sep

Average temperature: 45℉

Minimum temperature: 36℉

Maximum temperature: 61℉

Oct

Average temperature: 35℉

Minimum temperature: 16℉

Maximum temperature: 45℉

Nov

Average temperature: 24℉

Minimum temperature: 3℉

Maximum temperature: 36℉

Dec

Average temperature: 23℉

Minimum temperature: -4℉

Maximum temperature: 37℉

Highest temperature in Kirkenes is recorded as 71.6℉ in July.

Lowest temperature in Kirkenes is recorded as -18.4℉ in January.

Average Rain in Kirkenes by Month (in mm)

  • 40
  • 30
  • 20
  • 10 0
Jan

Average Rain: 19.08 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 96.01 mm

Feb

Average Rain: 9.07 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 43.34 mm

Mar

Average Rain: 18.83 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 205.92 mm

Apr

Average Rain: 10.94 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 89.79 mm

May

Average Rain: 9.29 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 71.2 mm

Jun

Average Rain: 25.65 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 192.02 mm

Jul

Average Rain: 34.52 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 213.66 mm

Aug

Average Rain: 40.26 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 390.2 mm

Sep

Average Rain: 14.97 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 147.1 mm

Oct

Average Rain: 8.74 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 60.41 mm

Nov

Average Rain: 10.22 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 131.61 mm

Dec

Average Rain: 25.87 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 128.5 mm

Maximum rain recorded in Kirkenes is 390.2 mm in August.

Months with no rains or lowest rains in Kirkenes is October.

Average Humidity in Kirkenes by Month (in %)

  • 100
  • 75
  • 50
  • 25 0
Jan

Average Humidity: 85%

Minimum Humidity: 76%

Maximum Humidity: 91%

Feb

Average Humidity: 84%

Minimum Humidity: 77%

Maximum Humidity: 92%

Mar

Average Humidity: 79%

Minimum Humidity: 66%

Maximum Humidity: 90%

Apr

Average Humidity: 76%

Minimum Humidity: 64%

Maximum Humidity: 89%

May

Average Humidity: 73%

Minimum Humidity: 57%

Maximum Humidity: 87%

Jun

Average Humidity: 76%

Minimum Humidity: 51%

Maximum Humidity: 93%

Jul

Average Humidity: 76%

Minimum Humidity: 45%

Maximum Humidity: 92%

Aug

Average Humidity: 83%

Minimum Humidity: 63%

Maximum Humidity: 96%

Sep

Average Humidity: 82%

Minimum Humidity: 66%

Maximum Humidity: 97%

Oct

Average Humidity: 87%

Minimum Humidity: 78%

Maximum Humidity: 96%

Nov

Average Humidity: 89%

Minimum Humidity: 79%

Maximum Humidity: 96%

Dec

Average Humidity: 87%

Minimum Humidity: 82%

Maximum Humidity: 93%

Most humid month in Kirkenes is November.

Least humid month in Kirkenes is May.