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Bárðarbunga
Weather Forecast, Iceland

Issued: 11pm Fri 05 Jun Local Time
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Bárðarbunga Weather (Days 0-3):

A dusting of new snow. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Mon morning, min -8°C on Fri night). Winds increasing (light winds from the N on Sat morning, near gales from the S by Mon afternoon).

(Days 3-6):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Mon night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Wed afternoon, min -6°C on Mon night). Winds increasing (light winds from the SSW on Tue night, severe gales from the SSW by Wed night).

(Days 6-9):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Thu night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Sun afternoon, min -5°C on Thu night). Winds decreasing (gales from the SSW on Thu night, moderate winds from the W by Sat night).

Friday
12
Saturday
13
Sun
14
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
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
light snow
moderate snow
light snow
partially cloudy
clear
cloudy
light snow
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
40 NNE40
20 NNE20
15 WNW15
20 WNW20
20 WSW20
30 WSW30
25 SW25
30 SSW30
45 S45
50 S50
30 SW30
25 SW25
15 SSW15
20 SSW20
50 SSW50
70 SSW70
65 SSW65
65 SSW65
60 SSW60
60 SSW60
60 SSW60
50 SSW50
40 SSW40
50 S50
40 WSW40
25 WSW25
35 SW35
some clouds clear clear some clouds some clouds cloudy cloudy cloudy light snow mod. snow light snow some clouds clear cloudy light snow some clouds snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs some clouds cloudy snow shwrs snow shwrs some clouds some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - 1 7 1 - - - 1 - 2 2 4 2 2 - - 2 1 - -
High °C
-7 -5 -3 -3 -2 -1 0 1 1 -1 -6 -4 -2 1 2 1 -4 -4 -5 -5 -4 -4 -3 -2 -2 -1 1
Low °C
-8 -6 -4 -3 -2 -2 -1 1 0 -6 -6 -5 -4 -1 2 -4 -4 -5 -5 -5 -4 -5 -4 -2 -3 -2 0
Chill °C
-16 -10 -9 -9 -8 -7 -6 -5 -7 -10 -14 -10 -7 -6 -5 -8 -15 -15 -16 -16 -14 -14 -11 -11 -10 -8 -6
Freezing level m
0 500 1000 1000 1250 1400 1800 2150 2300 1800 1000 1200 1250 1450 2550 1300 1250 1250 1050 1100 1200 1100 1150 1600 1500 1550 2000
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
- 2:41 - - 2:38 - - 2:35 - - 2:33 - - 2:31 - - 2:31 - - 2:29 - - 2:28 - - 2:26 -
Sunset
- - 11:38 - - 11:40 - - 11:44 - - 11:45 - - 11:47 - - 11:50 - - 11:52 - - 11:52 - - 11:54

Bárðarbunga Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Bárðarbunga is: A dusting of new snowFreeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Mon morning, min -8°C on Fri night)Winds increasing (light winds from the N on Sat morning, near gales from the S by Mon afternoon).

Bárðarbunga Weather (Days 3-6):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Mon nightFreeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Wed afternoon, min -6°C on Mon night)Winds increasing (light winds from the SSW on Tue night, severe gales from the SSW by Wed night).

Bárðarbunga Weather (Days 6-9):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Thu nightFreeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Sun afternoon, min -5°C on Thu night)Winds decreasing (gales from the SSW on Thu night, moderate winds from the W by Sat night).

This table gives the weather forecast for Bárðarbunga at the specific elevation of 2009 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.
2 hours ago
1.6° C
No report.
15
Light winds from the NNW
(15 kph at 330).
Akureyri Airport
118 km NW
27m alt.
1 hour ago
1° C
cloudy
Dry and cloudy.
6
Light winds from the SSW.(Wind varies from 180 to 240 degs)
(6 kph at 210).
Low: overcast
Akureyri
120 km NW
27m alt.
2 hours ago
1.5° C
cloudy
No report.
0
Calm
(0 kph at 230).
60 km
SHIP1740
122 km ESE
3m alt.
3 hours ago
Grimsstadir
130 km NNE
386m alt.
2 hours ago
-0.8° C
snow showers
Light snow showers.
22
Moderate winds from the N
(22 kph at 360).
6 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.