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Bardarbunga
Weather Forecast, Iceland

 

Bardarbunga Weather (Days 0-3):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sun morning. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -3°C on Sun morning, min -15°C on Fri night). Winds increasing (light winds from the NNE on Fri morning, extremely windy from the SW by Sun morning).

(Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon morning. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -6°C on Tue night, min -16°C on Mon afternoon). Winds decreasing (extremely windy from the WSW on Mon afternoon, fresh winds from the SW by Tue night).

(Days 6-9):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -4°C on Thu afternoon, min -18°C on Sat afternoon). Winds decreasing (extremely windy from the WSW on Thu night, light winds from the WNW by Sat night).

Thursday
23
Friday
24
Saturday
25
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 snow
light snow
clear
snow showers
light snow
snow showers
heavy snow
moderate snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
moderate snow
snow showers
light snow
light snow
light snow
moderate snow
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
moderate snow
heavy snow
moderate snow
light snow
moderate snow
light snow
snow showers
clear
Wind km/h
15 NNE15
15 NW15
40 WNW40
50 WSW50
50 WSW50
65 SSW65
100 SSW100
115 SW115
95 SW95
75 WSW75
100 WSW100
100 WSW100
85 W85
60 WSW60
45 SW45
50 SW50
60 W60
60 W60
45 SW45
75 SW75
110 WSW110
90 WSW90
75 WSW75
60 WSW60
15 NW15
15 NNW15
10 W10
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Rain
Rain mm
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Snow
Snow cm
1 1 - 1 2 7 12 7 16 11 8 10 3 1 5 7 2 3 1 8 18 7 5 8 3 2 -
High °C
-12 -13 -14 -12 -10 -4 -3 -9 -9 -13 -15 -12 -11 -10 -6 -6 -9 -9 -6 -4 -5 -15 -16 -15 -16 -17 -18
Low °C
-13 -14 -15 -14 -12 -9 -7 -9 -10 -14 -16 -14 -12 -11 -10 -7 -9 -10 -8 -4 -14 -16 -16 -16 -17 -18 -18
Chill °C
-19 -20 -25 -25 -21 -17 -15 -24 -24 -28 -32 -27 -25 -22 -17 -16 -21 -22 -17 -15 -18 -32 -32 -27 -25 -25 -23
Freezing level m
0 0 0 0 200 400 1400 750 550 100 0 0 0 0 450 1000 400 0 300 1300 450 0 0 0 0 0 0
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Sunrise
10:37 - - 10:36 - - 10:33 - - 10:30 - - 10:27 - - 10:25 - - 10:22 - - 10:18 - - 10:15 - -
Sunset
- 4:00 - - 4:05 - - 4:07 - - 4:10 - - 4:15 - - 4:17 - - 4:22 - - 4:24 - - 4:28 -

Bardarbunga Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Bardarbunga is: A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sun morningTemperatures will be below freezing (max -3°C on Sun morning, min -15°C on Fri night)Winds increasing (light winds from the NNE on Fri morning, extremely windy from the SW by Sun morning).

Bardarbunga Weather (Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon morningTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -6°C on Tue night, min -16°C on Mon afternoon)Winds decreasing (extremely windy from the WSW on Mon afternoon, fresh winds from the SW by Tue night).

Bardarbunga Weather (Days 6-9):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu nightTemperatures will be below freezing (max -4°C on Thu afternoon, min -18°C on Sat afternoon)Winds decreasing (extremely windy from the WSW on Thu night, light winds from the WNW by Sat night).

This table gives the weather forecast for Bardarbunga at the specific elevation of 2000 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.
1 hour ago
1.2° C
-
54
Near gales from the WNW
(54 kph at 300).
Hjardarnes Horna
116 km ESE
7m alt.
1 hour ago
3° C
cloudy
Dry and cloudy.
41
Strong winds from the NW
(41 kph at 320).
Low: overcast
Akureyri Airport
118 km NW
27m alt.
1 hour ago
-1° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
4
Calm
(4 kph at 200).
Low: broken
Akureyri
120 km NW
27m alt.
1 hour ago
0.4° C
-
2
Calm
(2 kph at 260).
40 km
Mid: overcast
SHIP1591
122 km ESE
3m alt.
3 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.