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

IcAskja
Weather Forecast, Iceland

Issued: 11pm Sun 13 Jun Local Time
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Askja Weather (Days 0-3):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sun night. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -6°C on Tue afternoon, min -9°C on Sun night). Winds increasing (calm on Mon night, fresh winds from the ENE by Tue afternoon).

(Days 3-6):

Mostly dry. Temperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Sat afternoon, min -8°C on Wed night). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 6-9):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Sat night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 8°C on Tue afternoon, min -4°C on Sun morning). Winds increasing (calm on Sun morning, strong winds from the W by Mon afternoon).

(Days 10-12):

Mild with light rain (total 4mm) on Thu afternoon Becoming colder with a light covering of snow, mostly falling on Fri night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 8°C on Tue night, min -2°C on Fri night). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the WSW on Tue night, light winds from the E by Thu night).

Sun
13
Monday
14
Tuesday
15
Wednesday
16
Thursday
17
Friday
18
Saturday
19
Sunday
20
Monday
21
Tuesday
22
Wednesday
23
Thursday
24
Fri
25
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
moderate snow
light snow
light snow
cloudy
cloudy
light snow
moderate snow
light snow
light snow
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
moderate snow
light snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
cloudy
light rain
light snow
cloudy
light snow
Wind km/h
30 NE30
15 NNE15
5 N5
5 ESE5
15 E15
25 E25
30 ENE30
30 NE30
25 NE25
10 NE10
5 S5
10 SSE10
15 SW15
15 SSE15
15 S15
15 SSE15
25 SE25
10 SSE10
10 NNW10
5 NW5
15 WSW15
35 WSW35
35 WSW35
45 W45
25 W25
5 W5
25 WSW25
40 WSW40
40 WSW40
35 WSW35
30 W30
20 WSW20
20 S20
15 SSE15
10 ENE10
20 NNW20
mod. snow light snow light snow cloudy cloudy light snow mod. snow light snow light snow cloudy cloudy some clouds some clouds cloudy cloudy some clouds cloudy cloudy mod. snow light snow some clouds some clouds clear clear clear clear clear cloudy some clouds clear clear cloudy light rain light snow cloudy light snow
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 2 2 - -
Snow
Snow cm
6 2 2 - - 1 7 3 1 - - - - - - - - - 7 2 - - - - - - - - - - - - - 1 - 4
High °C
-8 -9 -8 -8 -8 -6 -7 -8 -7 -7 -6 -4 -4 -3 -1 -1 -1 0 0 -3 -1 0 -1 2 5 5 8 8 7 7 8 7 5 3 1 -1
Low °C
-9 -9 -8 -9 -9 -7 -8 -8 -7 -8 -8 -5 -4 -3 -1 -2 -1 -1 -3 -4 -3 0 -1 1 2 5 7 7 6 6 7 7 3 1 1 -1
Chill °C
-15 -16 -12 -8 -15 -14 -15 -17 -15 -14 -9 -7 -9 -8 -5 -6 -7 0 -2 -3 -7 -6 -8 -5 3 4 4 3 2 3 4 4 1 -2 -2 -6
Freezing level m
200 250 400 250 300 600 250 350 500 300 400 750 850 1000 1400 1300 1300 1400 1350 950 1000 1450 1350 1850 2150 2700 3000 3050 3150 3100 2950 2850 2350 1900 1700 1350
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
-8-9-8-8-8-6-7-8-7-7-6-4-4-3-1-1-100-3-10-1255887787531-1-5-5-4-4-4-3-4-5-4-4-3-1013323403336691210101010109642223345334347791111911116101011141317191717181717161399
Sunrise
- 2:12 - - 2:10 - - 2:09 - - 2:08 - - 2:06 - - 2:05 - - 2:05 - - 2:05 - - 2:05 - - 2:06 - - 2:08 - - 2:09 -
Sunset
- - 0:01 - - 0:03 - - 0:05 - - 0:07 - - 0:08 - - 0:09 - - 0:10 - - 0:10 - - 0:10 - - 0:10 - - 0:10 - - 0:09

Askja Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Askja is: A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sun nightTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -6°C on Tue afternoon, min -9°C on Sun night)Winds increasing (calm on Mon night, fresh winds from the ENE by Tue afternoon).

Askja Weather (Days 3-6):

Mostly dryTemperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Sat afternoon, min -8°C on Wed night)Wind will be generally light.

Askja Weather (Days 6-9):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Sat nightFreeze-thaw conditions (max 8°C on Tue afternoon, min -4°C on Sun morning)Winds increasing (calm on Sun morning, strong winds from the W by Mon afternoon).

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
-0.1° C
light rain
Light freezing drizzle.
17
Light winds from the E
(17 kph at 90).
6 km
Akureyri Airport
94 km WNW
27m alt.
1 hour ago
2.4° C
cloudy
Light rain and snow.
4
Calm
(4 kph at 240).
25 km
Low: scattered
Mid: broken
High: overcast
Egilsstadir Airport
113 km ENE
38m alt.
1 hour ago
1° C
cloudy
Dry and cloudy.
31
Fresh winds from the N
(31 kph at 10).
Low: scattered
Mid: broken
High: overcast
Hjardarnes-Hornafjo
115 km SE
10m alt.
2 hours ago
4.8° C
No report.
26
Moderate winds from the NNE
(26 kph at 20).
SHIP9282
119 km SE
3m alt.
2 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.

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