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

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Askja
Weather Forecast, Iceland

Issued: 5am Sat 27 Feb Local Time
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Askja Weather (Days 0-3):

A dusting of new snow. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Sat morning, min -9°C on Sun morning). Winds decreasing (extremely windy from the SW on Sat morning, fresh winds from the SW by Mon night).

(Days 3-6):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Tue night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Thu night, min -7°C on Tue night). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the WSW on Tue morning, light winds from the SW by Wed night).

(Days 6-9):

Mostly dry. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Fri morning, min -5°C on Sun afternoon). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the WSW on Fri night, light winds from the SSE by Sun night).

(Days 10-12):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Mon afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -3°C on Mon morning, min -6°C on Tue afternoon). Winds increasing (calm on Tue afternoon, fresh winds from the W by Wed night).

Saturday
27
Sunday
28
Monday
1
Tuesday
2
Wednesday
3
Thursday
4
Friday
5
Saturday
6
Sunday
7
Monday
8
Tuesday
9
Wednesday
10
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 night
clear
snow showers
snow showers
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
moderate snow
light snow
cloudy
snow showers
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
clear
Wind km/h
105 SW105
110 SSW110
95 SW95
95 SW95
110 SW110
100 WSW100
60 WSW60
35 WSW35
30 SW30
40 WSW40
15 SSW15
20 ESE20
20 SE20
20 SE20
10 SW10
15 SW15
15 WSW15
25 W25
25 WSW25
20 SW20
45 WSW45
35 WSW35
40 SW40
30 SW30
40 SSW40
30 SSW30
25 ESE25
25 SE25
20 E20
25 NW25
10 NW10
5 E5
10 SSW10
30 W30
35 WNW35
20 WNW20
clear snow shwrs snow shwrs clear clear clear clear some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds mod. snow light snow cloudy snow shwrs clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds clear some clouds clear some clouds light snow light snow some clouds some clouds some clouds cloudy cloudy clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- 1 1 - - - - - - - - 7 1 - 1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - 3 4 - - - - - -
High °C
1 0 -3 -8 -9 -7 -6 -4 -3 -3 -2 -4 -7 -5 -4 -3 -2 0 1 1 -2 -3 -3 -3 -4 -4 -3 -3 -4 -5 -5 -6 -4 -3 -3 -4
Low °C
0 -1 -8 -9 -9 -8 -8 -5 -3 -4 -3 -7 -7 -6 -5 -3 -2 -2 0 -1 -3 -3 -4 -4 -4 -5 -4 -4 -4 -5 -5 -6 -6 -3 -4 -5
Chill °C
-10 -11 -15 -22 -24 -20 -16 -12 -10 -11 -7 -9 -14 -12 -8 -8 -7 -6 -4 -4 -11 -11 -11 -11 -13 -10 -9 -10 -10 -13 -9 -6 -11 -11 -11 -12
Freezing level m
1550 1550 800 150 200 150 0 150 700 700 1100 650 0 0 0 0 900 950 1600 1600 750 750 950 800 550 700 500 100 750 600 450 600 250 500 950 0
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
10-3-8-9-7-6-4-3-3-2-4-7-5-4-3-2011-2-3-3-3-4-4-3-3-4-5-5-6-4-3-3-4430-4-5-5-5-3-101-1-5-4-3-10123000-1-2-2-2-1-1-2-3-3-2-10-21096222-114564-3-3-1332463564452243342451
Sunrise
8:23 - - 8:19 - - 8:17 - - 8:12 - - 8:10 - - 8:06 - - 8:02 - - 7:58 - - 7:54 - - 7:50 - - 7:48 - - 7:43 - -
Sunset
- 6:15 - - 6:19 - - 6:22 - - 6:25 - - 6:29 - - 6:31 - - 6:35 - - 6:37 - - 6:42 - - 6:45 - - 6:47 - - 6:51 -

Askja Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Askja is: A dusting of new snowFreeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Sat morning, min -9°C on Sun morning)Winds decreasing (extremely windy from the SW on Sat morning, fresh winds from the SW by Mon night).

Askja Weather (Days 3-6):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Tue nightTemperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Thu night, min -7°C on Tue night)Winds decreasing (strong winds from the WSW on Tue morning, light winds from the SW by Wed night).

Askja Weather (Days 6-9):

Mostly dryFreeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Fri morning, min -5°C on Sun afternoon)Winds decreasing (strong winds from the WSW on Fri night, light winds from the SSE by Sun night).

This table gives the weather forecast for Askja at the specific elevation of 1516 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.
1 hour ago
4.3° C
partially cloudy
No report.
56
Near gales from the SE
(56 kph at 180).
>70 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
Akureyri Airport
94 km WNW
27m alt.
1 hour ago
6° C
light rain
Light rain .
48
Strong winds from the SSW
(48 kph at 200).
Low: broken
Akureyri
95 km WNW
27m alt.
1 hour ago
7.0° C
light rain
Intermittent light rain.
31
Fresh winds from the SE
(31 kph at 150).
45 km
Mid: overcast
Egilsstadir Airport
113 km ENE
38m alt.
1 hour ago
6° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
33
Fresh winds from the SSW
(33 kph at 210).
Low: few
Mid: scattered
Hjardarnes-Hornafjo
115 km SE
10m alt.
1 hour ago
6.3° C
-
48
Strong winds from the SSW
(48 kph at 210).

* 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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