Stavanger is the fourth largest city in Norway with 130,000 inhabitants. It is the largest city in and the administrative center of Rogalan County in Western Norway. Stavanger is the center of Norway's oil industry and has the only oil museum in Norway. It also has a preserved old town on the west side of the charming waterfront.
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Stavanger is located in the northern part of the Jeren Plain, south of the wide Bokenfjord. Stavanger has a mild, humid Atlantic climate. There is less rainfall (1180 millimeters per year) but more wind than in Bergen. All months are above 0 ° C on average, January and February average about 0.5 ° C. Snowfall occurs, but snow rarely stays for long. Frost is very rare.