harriniva Northern lights info

Harriniva Northern lights info

From this page you will find essential information
on how to spot the northern lights

Weather

Cloudiness is a key factor when searching for auroras.
Here are our favourites for weather forecast.

Klart Cloudiness forecast

Klart is a Swedish weather site but the cloudiness forecast expands over Lapland providing an accurate and simple forecast.

Foreca General weather forecast

Foreca is a Finnish meteorological site which provides simple and reliable weather forecast both short and
long term.

Forecasting, real-time data & all-sky cameras

Aurora camera All-sky cameras in Lapland

All-sky cameras give your a quick overview of the northern lights situation. All-sky cameras have
a 180 degree view of the sky. Northern lights usually
appear as a band on top
of the picture.

Forecast NOAA 3-day aurora forecast

Kp-index is an overall index for geomagnetical disturbance.
Increase in Kp-value usually means stronger auroras.

Monitoring Real-time data of auroras

Real-time data from DSCOVR and ACE satellites gives your a quick overview on the current situation.
When speed, Bulk speed and Bz values increase and change colour to orange and red auroras are potentially visible.

Useful websites

Spaceweather General easy-to-read info about spaceweather

Spaceweather.com
is an easy to read website for auroras and other phenomenas
in our solar system.

Solarham.net Website focused on data and graphs

Solarham is all about
graphs and data!
Solarham is also very active
on Facebook, once something
is happening they will give a heads up!

Aurorainfo.eu Useful info in English

Real-time data from DSCOVR and ACE satellites gives your a quick overview on the current situation.
When speed, Bulk speed and Bz values increase and change colour to orange and red auroras are potentially visible.