the Very mildest were the on stations are established the svea mine and the Island, where it was measured is 4.1 degrees at 7. Svalbard Airport had 3,8 ° c, while it was 4 degrees on the Pyramid measuring point, shows an overview from the meteorologists.
For comparison, the warmest place in Mainland-Norway, the Ona lighthouse in the county of Møre and Romsdal by 2.8 degrees.
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Also on Monday, there were mild temperatures in Svalbard, writes VG. The reason that it is cold in the south and hot in the north is the combination of a massive høytrikk from Russia, which sends some powerful icy wind from the east into the mountains, and a larger low-pressure system to the south of the Island that pumps mild long north Norwegian sea and the Barents sea.
Temperaturrekorden in Longyearbyen in February is on 7 plussgrader from 2012, and it is not impossible that it’ll turn this week, estimates the statsmeteorolog Unni Thomsen towards the newspaper.
2016 was a record year for Svalbard, both when it came to mild temperatures and rainfall.