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Weather forecast forRafjord, Gamvik (Troms og Finnmark)

  1. Applies to Finnmarkskysten

    On Friday we expect considerable avalanche danger for region Finnmarkskysten. Avalanche problem is wind drifted snow (slab avalanches) and persistent weak layer (slab avalanches).
    Read more at NVE

    Yellow severity - moderate danger
    Orange severity - considerable danger
    Red severity - extreme danger
    The colour tells you how severe the situation can become (

    InstructionsTravelling in avalanche terrain requires advanced knowledge, experience in route finding and ability to identify the avalanche problem. Generally, it is recommended to avoid avalanche terrain. Avalanches may hit some avalanche-exposed roads and occasionally settlements.

Today, Friday 21/01/2022
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
Partly cloudy.
-4° 0 – 0.7 mm Moderate breeze, 6 m/s from northwestModerate breeze, 6 m/s from northwest
Clear sky.
-5° 0 mm Gentle breeze, 4 m/s from west-northwestGentle breeze, 4 m/s from west-northwest
Tomorrow, Saturday 22/01/2022
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
Partly cloudy.
-9° 0 mm Gentle breeze, 4 m/s from westGentle breeze, 4 m/s from west
-4° 0 mm Fresh breeze, 10 m/s from southwestFresh breeze, 10 m/s from southwest
-4° 0 mm Strong breeze, 12 m/s from southwestStrong breeze, 12 m/s from southwest
-4° 0 – 0.8 mm Strong breeze, 11 m/s from southwestStrong breeze, 11 m/s from southwest
Sunday, 23/01/2022
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
Snow showers.
-4° 1.2 – 3.0 mm Near gale, 16 m/s from south-southwestNear gale, 16 m/s from south-southwest
Partly cloudy.
0 – 1.3 mm Strong breeze, 12 m/s from west-southwestStrong breeze, 12 m/s from west-southwest
Light sleet.
0 – 2.0 mm Fresh breeze, 9 m/s from southwestFresh breeze, 9 m/s from southwest
0 – 0.7 mm Near gale, 14 m/s from southwestNear gale, 14 m/s from southwest

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Avalanche forecast

Avalanche forecast for Finnmarkskysten area

Next update: ca 22.1. 16:00

Today, 21.1.

Avalanche danger level Considerable

Tomorrow, 22.1.

Avalanche danger level Considerable

Detailed avalanche forecast

The meteorologist’s text forecast

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Sun and moon, 21/01/2022
Sun Moon
; Sunrise 10:47 ; Moonrise 18:03
Sunset 11:50 Moonset 10:32

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Places nearby

Hamna (rural building for farming; fishing and hunting, 65 m away), Nilsneset (small peninsula, 226 m away), Risfjordneset (small peninsula, 970 m away), Sandodden (small peninsula, 1188 m away), Notklubben (small peninsula, 1229 m away), Vrakbukta (inlet at sea, 1396 m away), Dæigofjellet (mountain, 1413 m away), Dalen (cirque, 1518 m away), Dego (small peninsula, 1986 m away), Rafjordneset (small peninsula, 2135 m away), Svensvik (hut, 2341 m away), Svensvika (inlet at sea, 2351 m away), Skarfjorden (harbour, 2565 m away), Rokvika (inlet at sea, 2596 m away), Hamnneset (small peninsula, 2617 m away), Litleneset (small peninsula, 2673 m away), Rafjordfjellet (small mountain, 2738 m away), Tuva (small hill, 2771 m away), Klubban (small peninsula, 2796 m away), Rafjordbotn (inlet at sea, 2911 m away)

Latitude/longitude: 70°49′52″N 28°17′52″E
Decimal coordinates: 70.8312 28.2980

Altitude: 6 m.

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Norwegian Mapping and Cadastre Authority

Norwegian place names are regulated by the Norwegian Mapping and Cadastre Authority. Last updated in February 2015.

Approved names: Rafjord (accepted by the municipality in 1949).

Category: Village
Municipality: Gamvik, Troms og Finnmark.
SSR-ID: 764280 (2322708)