Bardarbunga
Weather Forecast, Iceland

 

Days 0-3 Bardarbunga Weather Summary:

Heavy rain (total 45mm), heaviest during Mon afternoon. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 10°C on Tue night, min -1°C on Mon night). Winds increasing (calm on Mon night, near gales from the SW by Tue night).

Days 3-6 Bardarbunga Weather Summary:

Heavy rain (total 23mm), heaviest during Wed afternoon. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 6°C on Wed night, min -8°C on Sat morning). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the WSW on Wed afternoon, light winds from the E by Sat morning).

Days 6-9 Bardarbunga Weather Summary:

Heavy rain (total 26mm), heaviest during Tue night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 8°C on Sun afternoon, min -3°C on Sat afternoon). Winds decreasing (gales from the S on Sun morning, light winds from the SE by Tue night).

Saturday
27
Sunday
28
Monday
29
Tue
30
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
moderate rain
rain showers
light rain
moderate rain
rain showers
partially cloudy
light rain
heavy rain
rain showers
light rain
light rain
light rain
rain showers
light rain
light rain
light rain
rain showers
partially cloudy
clear
rain showers
light rain
rain showers
rain showers
rain showers
light rain
partially cloudy
rain showers
Wind km/h
40 W40
55 WSW55
35 SW35
50 W50
30 W30
5 SSE5
10 S10
35 S35
55 SW55
45 SW45
15 NNE15
35 NNE35
35 N35
30 NNE30
30 NNW30
35 N35
25 NE25
10 E10
10 SSE10
30 S30
45 S45
65 S65
40 WSW40
35 SSW35
40 SSW40
30 SSE30
25 SW25
mod. rain rain shwrs light rain mod. rain rain shwrs some clouds light rain heavy rain rain shwrs light rain light rain light rain rain shwrs light rain light rain light rain rain shwrs some clouds clear rain shwrs light rain rain shwrs rain shwrs rain shwrs light rain some clouds rain shwrs
Rain
Rain mm
7 4 5 10 1 - 2 14 2 3 5 3 1 5 1 3 2 - - 1 2 1 2 3 3 - 1
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
3 3 7 8 5 3 5 10 5 5 6 0 -1 -1 -5 -3 -5 -6 -3 3 7 8 3 2 3 2 1
Low °C
2 1 6 6 -1 1 4 7 5 5 1 -1 -1 -5 -6 -4 -7 -8 -4 -3 5 7 1 2 2 1 1
Chill °C
-3 -3 1 3 -1 0 2 6 -1 -1 1 -7 -8 -8 -14 -11 -12 -10 -8 -3 1 2 -3 -4 -4 -4 -5
Freezing level m
350 100 900 1150 450 200 700 1750 750 800 600 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 950 1350 450 250 400 150 200
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
-11-8-5-5-7-6-4-1-6-7-7-12-13-14-18-17-16-13-10-5-3-2-9-11-11-10-11-4-311-2-304-2-1-1-6-7-8-12-10-12-11-8-212-4-4-4-5-53378535105560-1-1-5-3-5-6-337832321
Sunrise
- - 8:22 - - 8:25 - - 8:29 - - 8:32 - - 8:34 - - 8:37 - - 8:41 - - 8:45 - - 8:48
Sunset
5:28 - - 5:24 - - 5:21 - - 5:17 - - 5:14 - - 5:10 - - 5:07 - - 5:04 - - 5:00 - -

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.
54 minutes ago
4° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
26
Moderate winds from the S.(Wind varies from 140 to 210 degs)
(26 kph at 180).
Low: few
Mid: scattered
Akureyri
120 km NW
27m alt.
54 minutes ago
4.2° C
-
9
Light winds from the SE
(9 kph at 160).
45 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
SHIP1677
122 km ESE
3m alt.
2 hours ago
Grimsstadir
130 km NNE
386m alt.
54 minutes ago
-3.3° C
-
9
Light winds from the SSW
(9 kph at 200).
>70 km
Mid: few
Egilsstadir Airport
164 km ENE
38m alt.
54 minutes ago
-1° C
clear
-
9
Light winds from the S
(9 kph at 170).
Low: few

* 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.