Bardarbunga
Weather Forecast, Iceland

 

Days 0-3 Bardarbunga Weather Summary:

Heavy rain (total 24mm), heaviest during Sun afternoon. Mild temperatures (max 5°C on Sat afternoon, min 2°C on Sun night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 Bardarbunga Weather Summary:

Moderate rain (total 10mm), heaviest on Tue afternoon. Mild temperatures (max 5°C on Tue afternoon, min 1°C on Thu night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 6-9 Bardarbunga Weather Summary:

A dusting of snow. Milder later with heavy rain (total 20mm) on Tue morning. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 4°C on Sun afternoon, min -2°C on Fri night). Winds increasing (calm on Sat morning, strong winds from the SSE by Mon night).

Friday
24
Saturday
25
Sunday
26
Mon
27
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
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
light rain
rain showers
rain showers
light rain
moderate rain
light rain
light rain
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light rain
light rain
partially cloudy
light rain
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
light rain
light rain
light snow
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
15 N15
0 SSE0
10 SSW10
15 WSW15
20 WSW20
15 SW15
20 SSW20
25 SSW25
15 SSW15
15 WSW15
10 W10
10 SSE10
10 SSW10
15 N15
20 N20
15 NNE15
20 NE20
25 NNE25
20 N20
10 N10
5 NE5
15 SW15
20 SSE20
30 SSE30
25 SSE25
15 S15
15 SSW15
some clouds some clouds cloudy light rain rain shwrs rain shwrs light rain mod. rain light rain light rain some clouds some clouds some clouds light rain light rain some clouds light rain some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds clear some clouds light rain light rain light snow some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
- - - 4 4 1 2 8 5 3 - - - 1 3 - 3 - - - - - - 5 3 4 -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 1 -
High °C
5 4 5 5 5 5 5 4 4 5 5 3 4 4 3 4 3 2 3 2 0 2 1 3 4 4 2
Low °C
5 3 4 5 2 4 5 3 4 5 2 3 4 3 3 4 1 1 2 -2 -2 2 -1 2 3 0 1
Chill °C
2 2 2 2 2 1 1 0 0 2 2 0 2 1 -1 0 -1 -3 0 0 0 -2 -4 -2 0 1 -3
Freezing level m
1750 1550 1650 1800 1650 1600 1800 1550 1600 1700 1600 1450 1600 1550 1450 1550 1400 1150 1350 1100 700 1300 900 1300 1600 1550 1100
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
- - 5:09 - - 5:11 - - 5:15 - - 5:18 - - 5:20 - - 5:24 - - 5:28 - - 5:31 - - 5:33
Sunset
9:19 - - 9:15 - - 9:12 - - 9:07 - - 9:05 - - 9:00 - - 8:57 - - 8:53 - - 8:50 - -

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
Hjardarnes Horna
116 km ESE
7m alt.
2 hours ago
15° C
clear
-
Low: few
Akureyri Airport
118 km NW
27m alt.
48 minutes ago
13° C
clear
-
28
Moderate winds from the N
(28 kph at 350).
Akureyri
120 km NW
27m alt.
48 minutes ago
13.4° C
light rain
Continuous light rain.
11
Light winds from the N
(11 kph at 10).
40 km
Mid: scattered
Hjardarnes-Hornafjo
121 km ESE
10m alt.
48 minutes ago
9.6° C
moderate rain
Rain
20 km
Mid: few
Grimsstadir
130 km NNE
386m alt.
48 minutes ago
7.5° C
light rain
Continuous light rain.
33
Fresh winds from the WNW
(33 kph at 290).
>70 km
Mid: scattered

* 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.