Bardarbunga
Weather Forecast, Iceland

 

Days 0-3 Bardarbunga Weather Summary:

Heavy rain (total 30mm), heaviest during Tue night. Very mild (max 12°C on Tue morning, min 1°C on Mon morning). Mainly stormy winds.

Days 3-6 Bardarbunga Weather Summary:

Heavy rain (total 31mm), heaviest during Thu night. Mild temperatures (max 8°C on Thu morning, min 3°C on Fri morning). Winds decreasing (severe gales from the SE on Thu afternoon, moderate winds from the E by Sat afternoon).

Days 6-9 Bardarbunga Weather Summary:

Heavy rain (total 41mm), heaviest during Tue night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 5°C on Sun afternoon, min -1°C on Mon afternoon). Winds increasing (light winds from the N on Mon night, strong winds from the NNE by Tue night).

Sunday
16
Monday
17
Tuesday
18
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
partially cloudy
rain showers
light rain
rain showers
rain showers
rain showers
rain showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
rain showers
rain showers
heavy rain
light rain
partially cloudy
rain showers
light rain
partially cloudy
light rain
light rain
light rain
moderate rain
light rain
light rain
light rain
light rain
light rain
heavy rain
Wind km/h
30 SSE30
60 SE60
60 SE60
65 SSE65
85 SSE85
50 S50
50 S50
40 SSE40
35 SE35
60 SE60
75 SE75
65 SSE65
35 SSE35
30 ESE30
65 ESE65
30 SE30
25 E25
55 NE55
30 N30
25 WNW25
30 N30
25 NNW25
15 NNW15
5 N5
15 ENE15
25 NNE25
35 NNE35
some clouds rain shwrs light rain rain shwrs rain shwrs rain shwrs rain shwrs some clouds some clouds rain shwrs rain shwrs heavy rain light rain some clouds rain shwrs light rain some clouds light rain light rain light rain mod. rain light rain light rain light rain light rain light rain heavy rain
Rain
Rain mm
- 1 4 1 5 17 2 - - 1 1 14 3 - 1 4 - 5 5 3 9 2 1 1 1 2 11
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
3 5 11 12 11 9 5 5 7 8 8 8 4 4 7 7 5 6 5 5 5 1 -1 -1 2 4 5
Low °C
1 4 7 11 11 5 4 5 5 8 8 5 3 3 5 5 3 4 4 4 4 0 -1 -1 0 4 3
Chill °C
-4 -3 6 7 6 3 -1 -1 2 2 2 2 -2 -2 2 3 -1 0 0 2 2 -5 -5 -5 -3 -1 0
Freezing level m
250 700 1600 2000 1850 900 750 800 1000 1200 1200 1100 600 450 900 1050 550 850 700 650 750 250 0 0 100 550 700
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
-8-5-10-1-4-8-7-5-5-5-6-9-8-5-6-6-5-8-7-7-10-12-11-9-8-8-3-15543-2-10111-2-310-2-1-2-2-2-5-7-7-4-2-23511121195578884477565551-1-1245
Sunrise
10:56 - - 10:59 - - 11:00 - - 11:03 - - 11:03 - - 11:06 - - 11:07 - - 11:08 - - 11:10 - -
Sunset
- 3:07 - - 3:06 - - 3:04 - - 3:03 - - 3:03 - - 3:03 - - 3:03 - - 3:02 - - 3:02 -

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Bardarbunga at the specific elevation of 0 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Bardarbunga. 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
Akureyri Airport
118 km NW
27m alt.
1 hour ago
-11° C
clear
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
Akureyri
120 km NW
27m alt.
1 hour ago
-9.0° C
light rain
Continuous light rain.
2
Calm
(2 kph at 210).
60 km
Mid: few
Hjardarnes-Hornafjo
120 km ESE
10m alt.
1 hour ago
9.6° C
moderate rain
Rain
20 km
SHIP1261
122 km ESE
3m alt.
3 hours ago
Grimsstadir
130 km NNE
386m alt.
1 hour ago
-
6
Light winds from the E
(6 kph at 90).
16 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. We also include passing Ship data if it is recorded close to Bardarbunga and within an acceptable time window.