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IcBárðarbunga
Weather Forecast, Iceland

Issued: 11pm Thu 04 Mar Local Time
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Bárðarbunga Weather (Days 0-3):

Mostly dry. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -4°C on Fri night, min -6°C on Fri morning). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the SW on Sat morning, calm by Sun morning).

(Days 3-6):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Mon afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -2°C on Mon morning, min -14°C on Wed morning). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the SE on Mon morning, light winds from the SSE by Tue afternoon).

(Days 6-9):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Wed night. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -9°C on Sat afternoon, min -15°C on Fri afternoon). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the NNE on Wed night, calm by Fri night).

(Days 10-12):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Mon morning, min -12°C on Tue night). Winds increasing (light winds from the SSE on Sat night, stormy winds from the SSE by Mon night).

Thu
4
Friday
5
Saturday
6
Sunday
7
Monday
8
Tuesday
9
Wednesday
10
Thursday
11
Friday
12
Saturday
13
Sunday
14
Monday
15
Tue
16
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 night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
light snow
cloudy
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
heavy snow
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
15 WSW15
25 WSW25
25 WSW25
20 SW20
30 SW30
25 WSW25
5 W5
5 SW5
15 SSW15
15 SSE15
35 SE35
35 SSW35
25 SW25
15 SSW15
10 SSE10
25 ENE25
30 NNE30
25 NNE25
40 NNE40
45 NNE45
25 NE25
10 E10
15 NE15
10 NE10
5 ENE5
15 SSW15
15 S15
20 SSE20
55 SE55
70 SSE70
30 SSE30
65 ESE65
75 SE75
100 SSE100
55 S55
55 SSW55
clear some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds clear some clouds some clouds snow shwrs snow shwrs some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds snow shwrs light snow cloudy light snow light snow some clouds clear clear some clouds cloudy snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs heavy snow snow shwrs snow shwrs some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - 3 3 - - - - - 3 2 - 2 2 - - - - - 2 5 1 3 15 25 2 -
High °C
-5 -6 -5 -4 -4 -4 -4 -4 -4 -3 -2 -3 -7 -10 -10 -11 -13 -12 -12 -12 -13 -12 -14 -14 -11 -10 -9 -6 -4 -4 -7 0 -1 -4 -8 -10
Low °C
-5 -6 -5 -6 -4 -6 -5 -5 -4 -4 -4 -6 -10 -11 -11 -13 -14 -13 -13 -13 -13 -13 -14 -15 -14 -11 -10 -9 -5 -6 -8 -4 -3 -7 -9 -11
Chill °C
-10 -14 -12 -10 -12 -11 -7 -9 -10 -8 -10 -11 -14 -16 -16 -19 -23 -21 -23 -23 -23 -17 -21 -20 -14 -17 -16 -15 -15 -15 -16 -9 -11 -16 -19 -22
Freezing level m
500 400 700 500 900 850 750 650 800 850 800 1050 200 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 100 800 950 150 650 1400 700 200 50
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
-6-6-6-6-6-7-6-6-6-5-5-7-10-14-14-13-14-14-13-13-13-14-16-16-14-13-12-8-6-7-8-3-4-7-11-14-5-6-5-4-4-4-4-4-4-3-2-3-7-10-10-11-13-12-12-12-13-12-14-14-11-10-9-6-4-4-70-1-4-8-10012222222244-1-4-4-5-8-7-6-8-8-7-8-7-6-4-3033-2563-2-3
Sunrise
- 8:04 - - 8:00 - - 7:56 - - 7:54 - - 7:50 - - 7:47 - - 7:43 - - 7:39 - - 7:35 - - 7:31 - - 7:28 - - 7:24 -
Sunset
- - 6:38 - - 6:42 - - 6:45 - - 6:47 - - 6:52 - - 6:54 - - 6:58 - - 7:00 - - 7:04 - - 7:07 - - 7:09 - - 7:13

Bárðarbunga Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Bárðarbunga is: Mostly dryTemperatures will be below freezing (max -4°C on Fri night, min -6°C on Fri morning)Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the SW on Sat morning, calm by Sun morning).

Bárðarbunga Weather (Days 3-6):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Mon afternoonTemperatures will be below freezing (max -2°C on Mon morning, min -14°C on Wed morning)Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the SE on Mon morning, light winds from the SSE by Tue afternoon).

Bárðarbunga Weather (Days 6-9):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Wed nightTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -9°C on Sat afternoon, min -15°C on Fri afternoon)Winds decreasing (strong winds from the NNE on Wed night, calm by Fri night).

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.WeatherWind
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
Kirkjubaejarklaustu
98 km S
38m alt.
1 hour ago
-1.5° C
-
4
Calm
(4 kph at 270).
Hjardarnes-Hornafjo
120 km ESE
10m alt.
1 hour ago
-0.9° C
-
4
Calm
(4 kph at 280).
Akureyri Airport
120 km NW
23m alt.
1 hour ago
4.9° C
clear
-
15
Light winds from the S
(15 kph at 190).
40 km
Mid: few
SHIP6306
122 km ESE
3m alt.
3 hours ago
Egilsstadir Airport
164 km ENE
23m alt.
1 hour ago
-1° C
clear
-
7
Light winds from the SSE
(7 kph at 160).

* 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.