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Hottest May on record

Oslo’s hottest summer, 1947, could lose its place in weather history The Local Last month was the warmest May ever recorded in eastern Norway, beating a record that has stood for 71 years. The...

Waking up to 50 cm of new snow

Large amounts of snow fell in many parts of Norway last night. Stryn is one of the places that received a lot of snow last night. Arne Vik woke up to 50 centimeters of...

The year's first winter storm

It has been an unusually mild autumn, but today, Northerners will experience powerfully bad weather. The on-duty meteorologist, Gunnar Nor, informed Norwegians of the weather situation in Tromso on Monday. “It is the first...

Lack of snow threatens slalom opening

There were great conditions on the Rettenbacher glacier near Sölden as the Alpine World Cup began with its first race of the year, but in Finland the snow was scarce, and now the joke...

Warm air from the Azores heats Norway

Warm air from the Azores heats Norway Last year at this time, the ski season had started. This year, the weather is mild and above freezing in the mountains during the first week in...

Dry, fine fall weather in store this week

The week starts well for the southern parts of the country, while Northerners can enjoy warm weather towards the end of the week. Norway have a mild type of weather to expect this week....

The worst snow weather has subsided. Now Norwegians are enjoying a few days of lovely autumn weather, at least in southern Norway. This weekend was winter in earnest. The big snowfall caused chaos for...

A White Christmas for all Norwegians

For the first time in several years, all Norwegians enjoy a White Christmas. Even the rainy city of Bergen and the island community of Utsira, where snow rarely falls, are covered by snow. In...

Heavy snowfall over Eastern Norway

A heavy snowfall over south eastern Norway on the evening of Christmas Day and during the night is hampering road and air traffic in the region on Second Day Christmas, which is a public...

Strange lights over Norway

This morning in arctic Norway, onlookers were stunned when a gigantic luminous spiral formed in the northern sky. “We are used to seeing lots of auroras here in Norway, but this was different,” says...