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Bardarbunga
Weather Forecast, Iceland

 

Bardarbunga Weather (Days 0-3):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sun night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -3°C on Mon morning, min -8°C on Sun afternoon). Winds increasing (light winds from the N on Fri night, near gales from the SW by Sun night).

(Days 3-6):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Tue morning. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -6°C on Mon night, min -19°C on Wed morning). Winds increasing (light winds from the NW on Mon night, gales from the NNE by Thu morning).

(Days 6-9):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Thu night. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -6°C on Sat night, min -19°C on Fri afternoon). Winds increasing (moderate winds from the E on Fri night, gales from the ESE by Sun morning).

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
clear
clear
clear
cloudy
light snow
moderate snow
moderate snow
light snow
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
snow showers
Wind km/h
5 WNW5
20 WSW20
25 WSW25
20 W20
20 W20
35 SW35
45 SW45
45 SW45
30 WSW30
20 NNE20
35 ENE35
30 NE30
20 NE20
30 NE30
45 NE45
60 NE60
60 NNE60
60 NNE60
45 NNE45
40 N40
30 NNW30
25 ENE25
20 E20
40 E40
50 ESE50
70 ESE70
65 E65
clear clear clear clear cloudy light snow mod. snow mod. snow light snow 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 snow shwrs
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - 1 10 7 3 4 3 2 3 - - 3 2 2 6 2 - - - - - - 1
High °C
-6 -6 -7 -5 -6 -7 -4 -3 -4 -6 -11 -13 -14 -18 -18 -18 -18 -18 -17 -17 -18 -16 -14 -12 -6 -6 -6
Low °C
-7 -7 -7 -6 -6 -8 -7 -3 -5 -11 -12 -13 -18 -19 -18 -18 -18 -18 -18 -17 -19 -19 -15 -13 -11 -6 -6
Chill °C
-9 -13 -15 -11 -13 -16 -14 -12 -11 -12 -22 -23 -25 -32 -32 -34 -34 -34 -30 -30 -30 -25 -25 -24 -17 -18 -18
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
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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 heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sun nightTemperatures will be below freezing (max -3°C on Mon morning, min -8°C on Sun afternoon)Winds increasing (light winds from the N on Fri night, near gales from the SW by Sun night).

Bardarbunga Weather (Days 3-6):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Tue morningTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -6°C on Mon night, min -19°C on Wed morning)Winds increasing (light winds from the NW on Mon night, gales from the NNE by Thu morning).

Bardarbunga Weather (Days 6-9):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Thu nightTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -6°C on Sat night, min -19°C on Fri afternoon)Winds increasing (moderate winds from the E on Fri night, gales from the ESE by Sun morning).

Issued local time.

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.
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.