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Weather forecast forKnivskjærodden, Nordkapp (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
-2° 0 mm Moderate breeze, 6 m/s from north-northwestModerate breeze, 6 m/s from north-northwest
Partly cloudy.
-6° 0 mm Light breeze, 3 m/s from west-northwestLight breeze, 3 m/s from west-northwest
Tomorrow, Saturday 22/01/2022
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
-2° 0 mm Fresh breeze, 9 m/s from southFresh breeze, 9 m/s from south
-2° 0 – 1.2 mm Strong breeze, 13 m/s from southStrong breeze, 13 m/s from south
0 – 0.7 mm Strong breeze, 11 m/s from southStrong breeze, 11 m/s from south
0 – 2.7 mm Strong breeze, 11 m/s from southStrong breeze, 11 m/s from south
Sunday, 23/01/2022
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
Snow showers.
-1° 1.2 – 3.0 mm Near gale, 17 m/s from southNear gale, 17 m/s from south
0.7 – 4.0 mm Near gale, 15 m/s from westNear gale, 15 m/s from west
1.5 – 3.9 mm Strong breeze, 11 m/s from south-southwestStrong breeze, 11 m/s from south-southwest
0.3 – 6.2 mm Near gale, 15 m/s from south-southwestNear gale, 15 m/s from south-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
; Polar night, the sun doesn’t rise. ; Moonrise 18:12
Moonset 10:45

Webcams close to Knivskjærodden

Skarsvag: E Nordkapp ( moh)

Skarsvag: E Nordkapp ( moh), Skarsvag
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Distance: 4,9 km
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Skarsvag: Webcam de

Skarsvag: Webcam de, Skarsvag
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Skarsvag: E Skarsvågkrysset (Retning Nordkapp)

Skarsvag: E Skarsvågkrysset (Retning Nordkapp), Skarsvag
Last updated: at 14:01
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Gjesvaer › South-East: Finnmark Fylke

Gjesvaer › South-East: Finnmark Fylke, Gjesvaer
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Distance: 14,1 km
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Places nearby

Krokreva (small peninsula, 40 m away), Knivskjelodden (small peninsula, 153 m away), Kjerringreva (small peninsula, 691 m away), Rundingen (small mountain, 1089 m away), Skardholmen (islet in sea, 1106 m away), Skaret (pass, 1302 m away), Knivskjelvika (inlet at sea, 1494 m away), Ørntind (small hill, 2055 m away), Store Bispen (hill, 2452 m away), Knivskjelbukta (fiord, 2476 m away), Svartrapet (small mountain, 2581 m away), Sandfjorden (fiord, 2956 m away), Avløysa (small peninsula, 3138 m away), Knivskjelvatna (pond, 3159 m away), Lille Bispen (hill, 3247 m away), Røykholet (small hill, 3400 m away), Lille Kappa (small hill, 3468 m away), Lille Kappa (property, 3501 m away), Mosesholet (inlet at sea, 3564 m away), Storegrunnen (shoal in sea, 3786 m away)

Latitude/longitude: 71°11′03″N 25°40′20″E
Decimal coordinates: 71.1843 25.6723

Altitude: 36 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: Knivskjærodden (accepted by the Coastal Administration in 1990).

Category: Lantern
Municipality: Nordkapp, Troms og Finnmark.
SSR-ID: 742303 (2302152)