The Meteorological Station or the "Met" is located 3 km. north of Olonkin City. There are currently 4 people working at the Met: the chief met officer, a technician and two met officers. Below follows a short introduction to the history and activities at one of Norway's most remote meteorological stations.
Photo by Trond Høyvik


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The station
Radiosonde March 2001   Photo by Knut Bøckmann
Sondre Photo by Vidar Pettersen
Radiosonde March 2001 Photo by Ronald Ingebrigtsen
Photo by Ronald Ingebrigtsen
Photo by Ronald Ingebrigtsen
Last update 03.02.07


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The dogs
A day at the Met
Met station  history
The good old days
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