Askja weather
– Lat/Long: 65.03° N 16.75° W

IcAskja
Weather Forecast, Iceland

Issued: 11pm Fri 14 May Local Time
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Askja Weather (Days 0-3):

A dusting of new snow. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -4°C on Sat afternoon, min -8°C on Sat night). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 3-6):

Mostly dry. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -1°C on Wed afternoon, min -6°C on Mon night). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 6-9):

Mostly dry. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Sun afternoon, min -8°C on Thu night). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 10-12):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Wed afternoon. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Sun night, min -5°C on Mon night). Winds decreasing (near gales from the E on Mon morning, calm by Tue morning).

Fri
14
Saturday
15
Sunday
16
Monday
17
Tuesday
18
Wednesday
19
Thursday
20
Friday
21
Saturday
22
Sunday
23
Monday
24
Tuesday
25
Wed
26
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 PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
light snow
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
cloudy
cloudy
light snow
moderate snow
Wind km/h
10 ESE10
15 ENE15
15 NE15
15 NE15
20 NNE20
25 NE25
20 NE20
15 ENE15
15 ENE15
10 E10
10 E10
5 ESE5
0 NNE0
5 N5
5 NNE5
0 SSE0
5 NE5
15 NE15
15 NNE15
10 NNE10
10 NNE10
0 NW0
0 SSW0
10 SW10
15 S15
15 SE15
10 S10
15 SSE15
50 E50
10 NNW10
25 NW25
5 N5
10 ESE10
10 SE10
20 NE20
30 NNE30
some clouds some clouds cloudy cloudy cloudy cloudy light snow cloudy cloudy cloudy cloudy some clouds some clouds clear some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds clear some clouds some clouds cloudy some clouds light snow light snow light snow light snow light snow cloudy cloudy light snow mod. snow
Rain
Rain mm
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Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - 1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 1 3 1 3 1 - - 3 7
High °C
-5 -5 -4 -6 -6 -5 -6 -5 -4 -5 -4 -3 -3 -2 -1 -1 -4 -2 -4 -6 -4 -5 -3 -1 -1 0 2 1 0 0 -3 -4 -2 -1 -2 -4
Low °C
-7 -7 -5 -8 -7 -5 -6 -5 -4 -6 -5 -3 -4 -3 -1 -4 -4 -2 -8 -7 -4 -6 -5 -1 -3 -2 1 1 0 -2 -5 -4 -2 -2 -3 -5
Chill °C
-10 -11 -10 -12 -13 -12 -13 -11 -10 -10 -7 -5 -3 -4 -1 -1 -7 -7 -10 -11 -8 -8 -5 -5 -6 -4 -1 -2 -8 -3 -10 -7 -5 -4 -7 -12
Freezing level m
0 0 450 0 0 350 200 350 500 0 350 600 250 550 800 550 400 700 0 0 450 0 300 800 650 700 1150 1150 1050 1000 500 350 700 750 600 450
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
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Sunrise
- 3:42 - - 3:38 - - 3:34 - - 3:31 - - 3:28 - - 3:24 - - 3:20 - - 3:16 - - 3:14 - - 3:10 - - 3:06 - - 3:03 -
Sunset
- - 10:27 - - 10:30 - - 10:34 - - 10:37 - - 10:40 - - 10:45 - - 10:47 - - 10:52 - - 10:55 - - 10:59 - - 11:02 - - 11:06

Askja Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Askja is: A dusting of new snowTemperatures will be below freezing (max -4°C on Sat afternoon, min -8°C on Sat night)Wind will be generally light.

Askja Weather (Days 3-6):

Mostly dryTemperatures will be below freezing (max -1°C on Wed afternoon, min -6°C on Mon night)Wind will be generally light.

Askja Weather (Days 6-9):

Mostly dryFreeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Sun afternoon, min -8°C on Thu night)Wind will be generally light.

This table gives the weather forecast for Askja at the specific elevation of 1000 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
Sandbudir
59 km WSW
821m alt.
3 hours ago
-3.9° C
No report.
19
Light winds from the E
(19 kph at 100).
Grimsstadir
73 km NNE
386m alt.
3 hours ago
0.2° C
partially cloudy
No report.
17
Light winds from the E
(17 kph at 90).
50 km
Akureyri Airport
94 km WNW
27m alt.
1 hour ago
3.1° C
cloudy
Dry and cloudy.
6
Light winds from the ENE
(6 kph at 70).
50 km
Low: overcast
Mid: mostly cloudy
Egilsstadir Airport
113 km ENE
38m alt.
1 hour ago
-
9
Light winds from the N
(9 kph at 10).
Low: few
Mid: overcast
Hjardarnes-Hornafjo
115 km SE
10m alt.
2 hours ago
2.9° C
-
13
Light winds from the ENE
(13 kph at 60).

* 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.

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