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Pictures from winter in Norway

Snowing in Tromso Norway. Photo by Yngve Olsen Saebbe www.nordnorge.com

Pictures from winter in Norway – Due to the northern latitude, the main parts of Norway enjoys a real winter, with snow and ice throughout the winter months.

Bergen in December. Photo by Rita de Lange, Fjord Travel Norway

Bergen in December

The climate along the Norwegian coast is normally milder due to the warm water of Golf Stream, but these parts may also experience real cold periods during the winter. In Bergen the mean temperature in January & February is above zero degrees C.

The mean temperature in Arctic Tromso is -4 Degrees Celcius, while one would expect it to be far colder, considered its northern latitude.
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Winter activities are important for the people of Norway, and in Norway’s capital Oslo it is a common feature to see people carrying their skis on the trams or tubes on the way to the amazing trails surrounding the city.

If you join a Northern Lights trip to the Arctic parts of Norway, Dog sledding is normally a part of the trip, and you can also join a Snow mobile safari along with a Reindeer sledge trip.