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Bardarbunga
Weather Forecast, Iceland

 

Bardarbunga Weather (Days 0-3):

Heavy rain (total 22mm), heaviest during Mon afternoon. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Mon morning, min -4°C on Sat afternoon). Winds increasing (light winds from the ESE on Sat afternoon, near gales from the WSW by Sun afternoon).

(Days 3-6):

Light rain (total 2mm), mostly falling on Wed night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -2°C on Tue morning, min -11°C on Thu night). Winds increasing (calm on Tue afternoon, fresh winds from the ENE by Thu night).

(Days 6-9):

Mostly dry. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -2°C on Sun night, min -13°C on Fri afternoon). Winds increasing (calm on Sat night, fresh winds from the SSE by Sun night).

Friday
28
Saturday
29
Sunday
1
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
light rain
partially cloudy
rain showers
light rain
rain showers
light rain
rain showers
light rain
light rain
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
light rain
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
Wind km/h
25 NE25
10 ENE10
20 SSW20
35 WSW35
50 WSW50
35 SW35
30 S30
35 SSW35
15 SSW15
5 SSE5
0 SW0
5 E5
20 ENE20
15 ENE15
20 E20
20 ENE20
25 ENE25
30 ENE30
25 ENE25
15 NE15
20 NNE20
15 NE15
10 NE10
15 SSW15
25 S25
30 S30
30 SSE30
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Rain
Rain mm
1 - 2 2 2 5 3 5 2 - - - - - 2 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
-3 -3 -2 -3 -3 0 1 1 0 -2 -2 -3 -5 -6 -7 -7 -7 -9 -11 -12 -12 -10 -7 -4 -3 -4 -2
Low °C
-3 -4 -4 -4 -3 -1 0 0 -2 -3 -3 -5 -5 -7 -7 -8 -8 -11 -12 -13 -13 -12 -8 -5 -4 -4 -3
Chill °C
-10 -6 -9 -11 -12 -7 -6 -6 -4 -2 -2 -3 -12 -12 -13 -15 -15 -17 -19 -19 -21 -16 -11 -11 -10 -11 -8
Freezing level m
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 150 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
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Sunrise
8:44 - - 8:41 - - 8:37 - - 8:33 - - 8:30 - - 8:26 - - 8:22 - - 8:19 - - 8:15 - -
Sunset
- 6:02 - - 6:06 - - 6:09 - - 6:13 - - 6:15 - - 6:19 - - 6:22 - - 6:25 - - 6:29 -

Bardarbunga Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Bardarbunga is: Heavy rain (total 22mm), heaviest during Mon afternoonFreeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Mon morning, min -4°C on Sat afternoon)Winds increasing (light winds from the ESE on Sat afternoon, near gales from the WSW by Sun afternoon).

Bardarbunga Weather (Days 3-6):

Light rain (total 2mm), mostly falling on Wed nightTemperatures will be below freezing (max -2°C on Tue morning, min -11°C on Thu night)Winds increasing (calm on Tue afternoon, fresh winds from the ENE by Thu night).

Bardarbunga Weather (Days 6-9):

Mostly dryTemperatures will be below freezing (max -2°C on Sun night, min -13°C on Fri afternoon)Winds increasing (calm on Sat night, fresh winds from the SSE by Sun night).

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
Kirkjubaejarklaustu
98 km S
38m alt.
2 hours ago
0.3° C
-
7
Light winds from the WSW
(7 kph at 240).
Akureyri Airport
118 km NW
27m alt.
1 hour ago
° C
light snow
Light snow.
7
Light winds from the S.(Wind varies from 150 to 210 degs)
(7 kph at 170).
Low: broken
Mid: overcast
Akureyri
120 km NW
27m alt.
2 hours ago
-0.3° C
snow showers
Light snow showers.
6
Light winds from the WSW
(6 kph at 240).
45 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
Burfell
122 km SW
248m alt.
1 hour ago
-3.9° C
No report.
26
Moderate winds from the ENE
(26 kph at 60).
SHIP740
122 km ESE
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. We also include passing Ship data if it is recorded close to Bardarbunga and within an acceptable time window.