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– Lat/Long: 64.63° N 17.53° W

Bardarbunga
Weather Forecast, Iceland

Issued: 11am Thu 29 Oct Local Time
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Bardarbunga Weather (Days 0-3):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Fri morning. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Thu afternoon, min -6°C on Sat night). Winds decreasing (near gales from the ESE on Thu morning, calm by Sat night).

(Days 3-6):

A dusting of new snow. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -1°C on Tue night, min -8°C on Sun night). Mainly strong winds.

(Days 6-9):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Wed morning. Becoming milder with moderate rain (total 19mm) heaviest on Thu afternoon. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 6°C on Thu afternoon, min -5°C on Fri afternoon). Winds decreasing (stormy winds from the SW on Wed afternoon, fresh winds from the SSE by Fri night).

(Days 10-12):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sat night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 5°C on Mon night, min -6°C on Sun morning). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the SSE on Sat morning, light winds from the ESE by Mon morning).

Wednesday
4
Thursday
5
Friday
6
Saturday
7
Sunday
8
Monday
9
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snow showers
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Wind km/h
60 ESE60
45 ESE45
30 SE30
20 S20
20 SSE20
50 SSW50
45 SSW45
25 S25
0 NW0
20 NE20
25 NNE25
15 N15
20 NNW20
25 NNW25
15 W15
25 WSW25
20 W20
20 SW20
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90 SW90
75 SW75
60 SSW60
75 SSW75
75 SSW75
80 SSW80
65 SSW65
40 S40
30 SSE30
40 SSE40
20 SSE20
15 WSW15
35 SW35
40 SSW40
10 SSE10
15 ESE15
30 SE30
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Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 2 5 - 2 10 - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- 2 2 2 - 5 2 - - - 1 - - - - 1 - - 1 - - - - 4 1 - 2 3 4 8 1 - - - - -
High °C
0 1 0 -1 -2 1 -1 -3 -5 -4 -4 -6 -7 -8 -6 -4 -5 -1 4 5 -1 5 6 -1 -3 -5 -2 1 1 0 -6 -6 -4 -2 0 5
Low °C
-1 1 -1 -3 -3 -1 -1 -5 -6 -5 -5 -8 -7 -8 -7 -5 -6 -2 1 4 -2 5 5 -3 -4 -5 -4 -1 1 -2 -6 -6 -5 -5 -1 2
Chill °C
-8 -7 -7 -6 -8 -7 -9 -10 -9 -10 -11 -13 -14 -16 -13 -11 -11 -6 -4 -3 -11 -2 -1 -11 -14 -16 -10 -7 -6 -6 -12 -15 -13 -5 -5 0
Freezing level m
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Sunrise
8:48 - - 8:52 - - 8:56 - - 8:59 - - 9:02 - - 9:06 - - 9:08 - - 9:11 - - 9:15 - - 9:18 - - 9:22 - - 9:26 - -
Sunset
- 4:55 - - 4:52 - - 4:50 - - 4:45 - - 4:43 - - 4:39 - - 4:37 - - 4:32 - - 4:30 - - 4:27 - - 4:23 - - 4:20 -

Bardarbunga Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Bardarbunga is: A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Fri morningFreeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Thu afternoon, min -6°C on Sat night)Winds decreasing (near gales from the ESE on Thu morning, calm by Sat night).

Bardarbunga Weather (Days 3-6):

A dusting of new snowTemperatures will be below freezing (max -1°C on Tue night, min -8°C on Sun night)Mainly strong winds.

Bardarbunga Weather (Days 6-9):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Wed morning. Becoming milder with moderate rain (total 19mm) heaviest on Thu afternoonFreeze-thaw conditions (max 6°C on Thu afternoon, min -5°C on Fri afternoon)Winds decreasing (stormy winds from the SW on Wed afternoon, fresh winds from the SSE by Fri night).

This table gives the weather forecast for Bardarbunga at the specific elevation of 1000 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
7.2° C
-
22
Moderate winds from the E
(22 kph at 100).
Hjardarnes Horna
116 km ESE
7m alt.
1 hour ago
n/a° C
light rain
Drizzle
31
Fresh winds from the E
(31 kph at 90).
Mid: few
High: broken
Akureyri Airport
118 km NW
27m alt.
1 hour ago
6° C
light rain
Light rain .
7
Light winds from the S.(Wind varies from 140 to 260 degs)
(7 kph at 190).
Low: overcast
Akureyri
120 km NW
27m alt.
2 hours ago
6.2° C
-
7
Light winds from the E
(7 kph at 100).
50 km
Mid: overcast
Hjardarnes-Hornafjo
121 km ESE
10m alt.
2 hours ago
7.5° C
-
44
Strong winds from the E
(44 kph at 90).

* 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.