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

IcAskja
Weather Forecast, Iceland

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Issued: 11 pm Mon 22 Apr Local Time
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Days 1–4 Weather Summary

Mostly dry. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 3°C on Tue morning, min -4°C on Thu morning). Wind will be generally light.

Days 5–7 Weather Summary

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Fri night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -3°C on Thu night, min -10°C on Fri night). Winds increasing (light winds from the ENE on Sat afternoon, strong winds from the SE by Sun afternoon).

Days 8–10 Weather Summary

Mostly dry. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Tue night, min -5°C on Sun night). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the SE on Sun night, calm by Wed afternoon).

Days 11–13 Weather Summary

Mostly dry. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 3°C on Sat afternoon, min -3°C on Thu afternoon). Wind will be generally light.

Tuesday
23
Wednesday
24
Thursday
25
Friday
26
Saturday
27
Sunday
28
Monday
29
Tuesday
30
Wednesday
1
Thursday
2
Friday
3
Sat
4
night
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clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
part cloud
part cloud
clear
part cloud
clear
part cloud
light snow
light snow
light snow
snow showers
part cloud
cloud
part cloud
part cloud
clear
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cloud
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part cloud
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clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
some clouds
some clouds
clear
some clouds
clear
some clouds
light snow
light snow
light snow
snow shwrs
some clouds
cloudy
some clouds
some clouds
clear
some clouds
cloudy
cloudy
some clouds
some clouds
some clouds
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
some clouds
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
 km/h
5
NNE
5
SW
15
W
10
W
5
ESE
10
ESE
10
ENE
15
NE
20
NNE
20
N
20
N
20
N
20
NNW
15
N
10
ENE
20
ESE
30
SE
40
SE
45
SE
35
SE
30
ESE
40
ESE
35
ESE
20
SE
5
SSE
5
ESE
0
NNE
5
W
0
WNW
5
WNW
5
WNW
10
N
5
NE
5
NNE
10
ENE
10
E
Wave Height Map
T iceland.wind.3.cc23
T iceland.wind.24.cc23
T iceland.wind.48.cc23
T iceland.wind.72.cc23
T iceland.wind.96.cc23
T iceland.wind.120.cc23
T iceland.wind.144.cc23
T iceland.wind.168.cc23
T iceland.wind.192.cc23
T iceland.wind.216.cc23
T iceland.wind.240.cc23
T iceland.wind.264.cc23
T iceland.wind.288.cc23
 cm 
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2.0
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 mm 
max°C
2
3
3
2
2
1
0
-4
-3
-3
-5
-6
-7
-9
-7
-7
-6
-4
-4
-5
-2
-1
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0
1
0
0
0
-2
-2
-3
-2
0
0
0
3
min°C
2
3
2
2
2
0
-3
-4
-4
-4
-5
-6
-10
-9
-8
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-6
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-5
-5
-3
-2
-1
-1
0
0
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-2
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chill°C 
2
2
-2
-1
0
-4
-9
-9
-10
-10
-12
-13
-17
-15
-13
-13
-14
-13
-14
-14
-10
-9
-8
-6
-2
-2
0
-1
-2
-6
-3
-6
-4
-2
-3
-1
Freezing level (m
0
2000
2050
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0
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950
700
700
1050
1050
1250
1350
1550
1500
1550
1500
1200
1200
1050
1150
1400
1500
1600
1950
Cloud base (m)
8800
4550
5850
2800
550
600
600
550
550
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Sea lvl1000m2000m3000m4000m5000m
233221-2-4-4-4-5-6-9-9-8-7-6-4-5-5-3-2-1-1100-1-2-3-3-2-10031442331-1-1-3-3-3-5-6-4-4-30-2-21122334212124357-1571574661251242473685676910789791291215
Sunrise
4:58
4:54
4:50
4:47
4:43
4:39
4:35
4:31
4:28
4:24
4:20
4:18
Sunset
9:14
9:16
9:20
9:23
9:27
9:30
9:34
9:37
9:40
9:44
9:47
9:51

Askja Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Askja is: Mostly dry. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 3°C on Tue morning, min -4°C on Thu morning). Wind will be generally light.

Askja Weather (Days 3-6):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Fri night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -3°C on Thu night, min -10°C on Fri night). Winds increasing (light winds from the ENE on Sat afternoon, strong winds from the SE by Sun afternoon).

Askja Weather (Days 6-9):

Mostly dry. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Tue night, min -5°C on Sun night). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the SE on Sun night, calm by Wed 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.WeatherWindGusts
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
73 km NNE
386m alt.
2 hours ago
No report.
94 km WNW
211m alt.
2 hours ago
clear
-
4
Calm
(4 kph at 1).
0.0 km
Jökulsárlón
107 km SSE
17m alt.
42 minutes ago
3° C
-
24
Moderate winds from the ENE
(24 kph at 60).
28
Hofn
112 km SE
5m alt.
2 hours ago
3° C
No report.
7
Light winds from the NW
(7 kph at 310).
Egilsstadir Airport
114 km ENE
214m alt.
2 hours ago
clear
-
7
Light winds from the S
(7 kph at 190).
0.0 km

* 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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