Askja weather

Askja
Weather Forecast, Iceland

 

Askja Weather (Days 0-3):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Sun night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -1°C on Mon morning, min -5°C on Sat morning). Winds increasing (calm on Fri night, strong winds from the WNW by Sat night).

(Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon night. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -6°C on Mon night, min -17°C on Wed morning). Winds increasing (light winds from the NNW on Mon night, near gales from the N by Thu morning).

(Days 6-9):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Thu night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -4°C on Sun afternoon, min -16°C on Fri afternoon). Winds increasing (light winds from the E on Fri night, severe gales from the ESE by Sun morning).

Friday
25
Saturday
26
Sun
27
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
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clear
clear
clear
cloudy
cloudy
light snow
light snow
light snow
moderate snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
cloudy
light snow
light snow
light snow
moderate snow
light snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
Wind km/h
5 W5
30 W30
35 W35
45 WNW45
30 WNW30
30 WSW30
30 SW30
40 SW40
15 WNW15
35 NE35
45 NE45
40 NE40
35 NE35
40 NNE40
45 NNE45
50 NNE50
50 N50
50 N50
45 N45
50 N50
50 NNW50
25 NE25
20 ESE20
35 ESE35
70 ESE70
80 ESE80
70 E70
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Rain
Rain mm
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Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - 3 2 2 7 4 3 4 - - 4 2 2 7 2 1 - - - - - -
High °C
-4 -4 -4 -4 -5 -4 -2 -1 -2 -6 -10 -11 -13 -16 -16 -15 -14 -14 -14 -14 -14 -13 -12 -11 -8 -6 -4
Low °C
-4 -5 -4 -5 -5 -5 -5 -1 -4 -10 -11 -11 -16 -17 -16 -16 -15 -14 -14 -15 -16 -16 -12 -12 -12 -6 -5
Chill °C
-4 -11 -12 -12 -13 -12 -9 -9 -7 -12 -21 -22 -26 -30 -29 -29 -28 -27 -27 -27 -27 -21 -20 -22 -21 -18 -15
Freezing level m
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Sunrise
- 8:11 - - 8:14 - - 8:18 - - 8:21 - - 8:23 - - 8:26 - - 8:30 - - 8:33 - - 8:37 -
Sunset
- - 5:30 - - 5:27 - - 5:22 - - 5:20 - - 5:15 - - 5:13 - - 5:08 - - 5:06 - - 5:01

Askja Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Askja is: A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Sun nightTemperatures will be below freezing (max -1°C on Mon morning, min -5°C on Sat morning)Winds increasing (calm on Fri night, strong winds from the WNW by Sat night).

Askja Weather (Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon nightTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -6°C on Mon night, min -17°C on Wed morning)Winds increasing (light winds from the NNW on Mon night, near gales from the N by Thu morning).

Askja Weather (Days 6-9):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Thu nightTemperatures will be below freezing (max -4°C on Sun afternoon, min -16°C on Fri afternoon)Winds increasing (light winds from the E on Fri night, severe gales from the ESE by Sun morning).

Issued local time.

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.
2 hours ago
-1.3° C
cloudy
No report.
6
Light winds from the SSE
(6 kph at 140).
50 km
Akureyri Airport
94 km WNW
27m alt.
59 minutes ago
-5° C
clear
-
4
Calm
(4 kph at 1).
Akureyri
95 km WNW
27m alt.
2 hours ago
-4.3° C
clear
No report.
0
Calm
(0 kph at 140).
50 km
Mid: clear
Egilsstadir Airport
113 km ENE
38m alt.
59 minutes ago
1° C
cloudy
Dry and cloudy.
6
Light winds from the S
(6 kph at 170).
Low: overcast
SHIP2712
119 km SE
3m alt.
3 hours ago

* 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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