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Bardarbunga
Weather Forecast, Iceland

 

Bardarbunga Weather (Days 0-3):

A dusting of snow giving way to moderate rain (total 17mm) heaviest on Sun night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 3°C on Mon morning, min -5°C on Fri night). Winds increasing (calm on Fri night, strong winds from the SSW by Sun night).

(Days 3-6):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Mon night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -1°C on Mon night, min -14°C on Wed morning). Mainly near gales.

(Days 6-9):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Thu night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -1°C on Sun afternoon, min -14°C on Fri night). Winds increasing (light winds from the NNW on Fri afternoon, gales from the ESE by Sat night).

Friday
25
Saturday
26
Sun
27
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 PM
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
light snow
moderate rain
light rain
snow showers
light snow
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
10 SW10
20 WSW20
20 SW20
10 W10
5 W5
20 SW20
35 SSW35
35 SSW35
15 W15
30 NE30
50 NE50
45 NE45
40 NE40
40 NE40
45 NE45
50 NNE50
50 NNE50
50 NNE50
35 NNE35
30 N30
15 NNW15
25 ENE25
15 ESE15
30 E30
65 ESE65
60 E60
50 E50
clear some clouds some clouds some clouds cloudy cloudy light snow mod. rain light rain snow shwrs light snow light snow light snow some clouds some clouds snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs some clouds some clouds clear clear some clouds some clouds some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - 6 9 2 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - 3 - - 4 2 2 3 - - 3 2 2 6 2 - - - - - - -
High °C
-2 -3 -3 -1 -1 -2 2 3 2 -1 -7 -7 -9 -14 -13 -12 -11 -11 -11 -12 -12 -12 -10 -10 -5 -2 -1
Low °C
-5 -3 -4 -2 -2 -3 -2 3 1 -6 -7 -8 -13 -14 -14 -13 -12 -11 -12 -12 -13 -14 -11 -10 -9 -4 -1
Chill °C
-2 -9 -9 -4 -5 -8 -5 -3 -2 -7 -18 -17 -20 -26 -26 -24 -23 -23 -22 -22 -19 -19 -18 -20 -16 -11 -10
Freezing level m
350 550 500 700 750 600 950 1450 1350 500 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 300 800
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
- 8:12 - - 8:15 - - 8:18 - - 8:22 - - 8:25 - - 8:29 - - 8:32 - - 8:34 - - 8:37 -
Sunset
- - 5:35 - - 5:31 - - 5:28 - - 5:24 - - 5:21 - - 5:17 - - 5:14 - - 5:10 - - 5:07

Bardarbunga Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Bardarbunga is: A dusting of snow giving way to moderate rain (total 17mm) heaviest on Sun nightFreeze-thaw conditions (max 3°C on Mon morning, min -5°C on Fri night)Winds increasing (calm on Fri night, strong winds from the SSW by Sun night).

Bardarbunga Weather (Days 3-6):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Mon nightTemperatures will be below freezing (max -1°C on Mon night, min -14°C on Wed morning)Mainly near gales.

Bardarbunga Weather (Days 6-9):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Thu nightTemperatures will be below freezing (max -1°C on Sun afternoon, min -14°C on Fri night)Winds increasing (light winds from the NNW on Fri afternoon, gales from the ESE by Sat night).

Issued local time.

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
2.9° C
-
6
Light winds from the N
(6 kph at 360).
Akureyri Airport
118 km NW
27m alt.
1 hour ago
-4° C
clear
-
6
Light winds from the S
(6 kph at 170).
Akureyri
120 km NW
27m alt.
2 hours ago
-2.4° C
clear
No report.
4
Calm
(4 kph at 140).
40 km
Mid: clear
SHIP1572
122 km ESE
3m alt.
2 hours ago
Grimsstadir
130 km NNE
386m alt.
2 hours ago
-1.3° C
cloudy
No report.
6
Light winds from the SSE
(6 kph at 140).
50 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.