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– Lat/Long: 64.63° N 17.53° W

IcBárðarbunga
Weather Forecast, Iceland

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Issued: 11 pm Sat 24 Feb Local Time
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Days 1–4 Weather Summary

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -2°C on Mon afternoon, min -17°C on Sat night). Winds increasing (calm on Sat night, gales from the SSW by Mon morning).

Days 5–7 Weather Summary

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Tue night. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -8°C on Wed afternoon, min -15°C on Fri morning). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the W on Tue night, calm by Fri morning).

Days 8–10 Weather Summary

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon morning. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -2°C on Sat afternoon, min -10°C on Mon afternoon). Winds decreasing (severe gales from the S on Sat night, moderate winds from the SW by Mon afternoon).

Days 11–13 Weather Summary

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Thu night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Wed afternoon, min -12°C on Mon night). Winds increasing (light winds from the ESE on Mon night, gales from the ENE by Wed night).

Sunday
25
Monday
26
Tuesday
27
Wednesday
28
Thursday
29
Friday
1
Saturday
2
Sunday
3
Monday
4
Tuesday
5
Wednesday
6
Thu
7
night
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PM
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PM
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night
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night
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night
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night
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part cloud
clear
clear
snow showers
light snow
light snow
heavy snow
mod snow
mod snow
snow showers
part cloud
light snow
light snow
cloud
cloud
light snow
part cloud
clear
part cloud
clear
part cloud
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
clear
clear
part cloud
part cloud
part cloud
cloud
light snow
light snow
light snow
some clouds
clear
clear
snow shwrs
light snow
light snow
heavy snow
mod. snow
mod. snow
snow shwrs
some clouds
light snow
light snow
cloudy
cloudy
light snow
some clouds
clear
some clouds
clear
some clouds
snow shwrs
snow shwrs
snow shwrs
snow shwrs
snow shwrs
snow shwrs
clear
clear
some clouds
some clouds
some clouds
cloudy
light snow
light snow
light snow
 km/h
10
NE
10
NW
15
W
45
SSW
70
SSW
55
SSW
45
SSW
40
W
55
WSW
45
W
35
SW
40
SSW
20
SSW
5
E
10
NNE
25
NNE
5
NE
15
SSW
50
SSW
40
SSW
50
SSW
65
S
80
S
70
SSE
50
SE
75
SE
60
SSE
15
SSE
30
ENE
40
E
40
ESE
30
ENE
40
ENE
70
ENE
45
ENE
55
NE
Wave Height Map
T iceland.wind.3.cc23
T iceland.wind.24.cc23
T iceland.wind.48.cc23
T iceland.wind.72.cc23
T iceland.wind.96.cc23
T iceland.wind.120.cc23
T iceland.wind.144.cc23
T iceland.wind.168.cc23
T iceland.wind.192.cc23
T iceland.wind.216.cc23
T iceland.wind.240.cc23
T iceland.wind.264.cc23
T iceland.wind.288.cc23
 cm 
3
2.0
2.0
14
6
7
5
2.0
3
5
2.0
1.0
2.0
9
10
5
5
3
3
 mm 
max°C
-15
-13
-11
-4
-3
-2
-2
-9
-9
-10
-9
-8
-8
-10
-10
-11
-13
-10
-6
-3
-2
-3
-4
-4
-2
-4
-5
-11
-9
-7
-7
-6
-5
-6
-5
-6
min°C
-17
-15
-11
-10
-3
-3
-7
-9
-9
-12
-10
-8
-11
-10
-10
-14
-15
-11
-9
-4
-3
-4
-5
-5
-3
-5
-10
-12
-10
-8
-7
-7
-6
-7
-7
-6
chill°C 
-23
-21
-17
-20
-14
-12
-18
-20
-21
-24
-20
-18
-15
-13
-15
-22
-20
-17
-20
-13
-12
-15
-17
-16
-11
-16
-18
-20
-20
-18
-17
-15
-16
-19
-17
-17
Freezing level (m
0
0
0
0
900
1150
1100
150
150
0
0
300
0
0
0
0
0
0
150
700
1050
750
700
800
1100
800
700
0
0
100
200
200
700
400
350
550
Cloud base (m)
750
800
700
650
1150
1250
1200
1250
700
1300
1200
1250
1200
1200
750
750
800
1850
850
1400
750
700
700
1200
1200
750
750
750
750
750
700
700
700
Sea lvl1000m2000m3000m4000m5000m
-17-16-13-10-5-6-8-12-13-14-13-11-13-13-13-14-15-12-7-3-3-4-7-8-5-8-11-13-11-10-9-10-9-9-8-8-16-14-11-7-3-3-5-9-9-11-10-8-10-10-10-13-14-11-8-4-3-4-5-5-3-5-8-12-10-8-7-7-6-7-6-6-12-10-6-2342-2-2-5-4-1-4-4-4-7-9-6-32322243-2-6-5-2-2-11-100
Sunrise
8:33
8:29
8:26
8:22
8:18
8:15
8:11
8:07
8:04
8:00
7:56
7:54
Sunset
6:14
6:16
6:20
6:22
6:25
6:30
6:32
6:36
6:38
6:42
6:45
6:47

Bárðarbunga Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Bárðarbunga is: A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -2°C on Mon afternoon, min -17°C on Sat night). Winds increasing (calm on Sat night, gales from the SSW by Mon morning).

Bárðarbunga Weather (Days 3-6):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Tue night. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -8°C on Wed afternoon, min -15°C on Fri morning). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the W on Tue night, calm by Fri morning).

Bárðarbunga Weather (Days 6-9):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon morning. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -2°C on Sat afternoon, min -10°C on Mon afternoon). Winds decreasing (severe gales from the S on Sat night, moderate winds from the SW by Mon afternoon).

This table gives the weather forecast for Bárðarbunga at the specific elevation of 1500 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Bárðarbunga. 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.WeatherWindGusts
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
Jökulsárlón
87 km SE
17m alt.
1 hour ago
-1° C
-
50
Strong winds from the NNW
(50 kph at 335).
61
98 km S
120m alt.
1 hour ago
-4° C
No report.
17
Light winds from the WNW
(17 kph at 300).
Hofn
118 km ESE
5m alt.
1 hour ago
-2° C
No report.
31
Fresh winds from the N
(31 kph at 350).
118 km NW
692m alt.
2 hours ago
-4° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
7
Light winds from the NNW.(Wind varies from 290 to 010 degs)
(7 kph at 340).
10.0 km
Low: broken
SHIP3857
122 km ESE
3m alt.
2 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.