Askja
Weather Forecast, Iceland

 

Days 0-3 Askja Weather Summary:

Moderate rain (total 15mm), heaviest on Fri afternoon. Very mild (max 19°C on Sat morning, min 13°C on Thu night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 Askja Weather Summary:

Heavy rain (total 42mm), heaviest during Sun night. Very mild (max 16°C on Sun afternoon, min 11°C on Sun night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 6-9 Askja Weather Summary:

Moderate rain (total 12mm), heaviest on Sun morning. Very mild (max 15°C on Sat afternoon, min 9°C on Sat night). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the SSE on Thu morning, calm by Sat morning).

Wednesday
25
Thursday
26
Friday
27
Sat
28
PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light rain
moderate rain
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
rain showers
rain showers
rain showers
moderate rain
light rain
light rain
light rain
light rain
light rain
moderate rain
rain showers
light rain
rain showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
light rain
rain showers
clear
Wind km/h
15 N15
5 ENE5
20 WSW20
20 SW20
10 SW10
25 WSW25
20 W20
15 W15
5 NNW5
10 NE10
10 NNE10
10 NNW10
15 N15
10 NNE10
10 NNE10
15 NNW15
0 NE0
0 SW0
20 SW20
15 SSW15
20 SSE20
40 SSE40
25 SSE25
25 SSE25
30 SE30
15 SSW15
5 E5
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Rain
Rain mm
- - - 5 6 - - 3 1 5 10 3 2 4 3 4 9 1 2 1 - - - - 1 2 -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
16 16 17 15 16 19 19 17 15 16 14 11 12 11 11 12 12 15 15 13 13 14 12 12 13 13 14
Low °C
16 13 16 15 15 18 19 14 14 15 11 11 12 11 11 12 11 13 14 11 12 12 11 12 12 10 12
Chill °C
15 16 16 14 15 19 19 16 15 16 13 10 10 9 10 10 12 14 14 11 10 11 9 9 10 12 13
Freezing level m
2200 2300 2500 2500 3000 2650 2700 2350 2150 2200 2100 1750 1800 1750 1650 1700 1750 1750 1950 1700 1700 1900 1550 1550 1700 1700 1550
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
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Sunrise
- - 3:19 - - 3:24 - - 3:27 - - 3:31 - - 3:33 - - 3:38 - - 3:42 - - 3:45 - - 3:48
Sunset
11:06 - - 11:02 - - 10:59 - - 10:55 - - 10:52 - - 10:49 - - 10:45 - - 10:42 - - 10:37 - -

This table gives the weather forecast for Askja at the specific elevation of 0 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Askja. To see the weather forecasts for the other elevations, use the tab navigation above the table. For a wider overview of the weather, consult the Weather Map of Iceland.

Live conditions reported by 5 closest weather stations

Weather StationTemp.WeatherWind
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
Grimsstadir
73 km NNE
386m alt.
4 hours ago
6.2° C
-
24
Moderate winds from the N
(24 kph at 360).
34 km
Mid: overcast
Akureyri Airport
94 km WNW
27m alt.
1 hour ago
8° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
7
Light winds from the WNW
(7 kph at 290).
Low: broken
Akureyri
95 km WNW
27m alt.
1 hour ago
8.1° C
-
6
Light winds from the WNW
(6 kph at 300).
50 km
Mid: overcast
Egilsstadir Airport
113 km ENE
38m alt.
1 hour ago
8° C
cloudy
Dry and cloudy.
15
Light winds from the N
(15 kph at 10).
Low: broken
Mid: overcast
Hjardarnes-Hornafjo
115 km SE
10m alt.
1 hour ago
9.6° C
Mist
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
40 km
Mid: overcast

* NOTE: not all weather observatories update at the same frequency which is the reason why some locations may show data from stations that are further away than known closer ones. We also include passing Ship data if it is recorded close to Askja and within an acceptable time window.

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