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Bárðarbunga
Weather Forecast, Iceland

Issued: 11pm Mon 25 May Local Time
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Bárðarbunga Weather (Days 0-3):

Heavy rain (total 24mm), heaviest during Mon night. Mild temperatures (max 9°C on Thu afternoon, min 1°C on Tue night). Winds decreasing (near gales from the SW on Wed morning, moderate winds from the SSE by Thu afternoon).

(Days 3-6):

Moderate rain (total 12mm), heaviest on Thu night. Very mild (max 10°C on Thu night, min 3°C on Sat night). Winds increasing (moderate winds from the SSE on Thu night, strong winds from the SSE by Sat morning).

(Days 6-9):

Light rain (total 3mm), mostly falling on Mon afternoon. Very mild (max 11°C on Tue afternoon, min 1°C on Sun night). Winds increasing (calm on Tue morning, fresh winds from the WSW by Wed morning).

Monday
1
Tuesday
2
Wed
3
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
rain showers
light rain
light rain
light rain
light rain
light rain
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
moderate rain
partially cloudy
cloudy
rain showers
rain showers
rain showers
rain showers
partially cloudy
rain showers
partially cloudy
cloudy
light rain
light rain
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
Wind km/h
45 SSW45
35 WSW35
45 WSW45
35 WSW35
55 SW55
55 SW55
45 SSW45
35 SSW35
30 S30
20 SSE20
35 SSE35
30 SSE30
25 SSE25
35 SSE35
40 S40
40 S40
35 S35
30 SSW30
10 SSE10
10 E10
15 NE15
15 NE15
5 ENE5
10 W10
25 SW25
25 WSW25
30 WSW30
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Rain
Rain mm
14 5 2 1 1 1 - - - 6 - - 2 1 1 1 - 1 - - 2 1 - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
4 3 2 2 3 4 6 6 9 10 8 8 8 6 5 4 4 4 2 6 5 6 9 11 9 9 11
Low °C
3 3 2 1 2 4 5 5 7 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 3 3 1 4 5 6 7 10 6 9 10
Chill °C
-2 -3 -5 -4 -4 -3 0 1 6 7 3 4 4 0 -1 -2 -1 -1 -2 4 2 3 9 9 6 6 8
Freezing level m
950 900 800 600 850 1050 1300 1300 1900 2250 2300 2350 1700 1300 1100 1000 1000 1050 750 1100 1350 1400 1700 2150 1850 2450 2700
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
- 3:11 - - 3:08 - - 3:04 - - 3:01 - - 3:00 - - 2:57 - - 2:54 - - 2:50 - - 2:48 -
Sunset
- - 11:05 - - 11:07 - - 11:10 - - 11:14 - - 11:17 - - 11:21 - - 11:23 - - 11:27 - - 11:30

Bárðarbunga Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Bárðarbunga is: Heavy rain (total 24mm), heaviest during Mon nightMild temperatures (max 9°C on Thu afternoon, min 1°C on Tue night)Winds decreasing (near gales from the SW on Wed morning, moderate winds from the SSE by Thu afternoon).

Bárðarbunga Weather (Days 3-6):

Moderate rain (total 12mm), heaviest on Thu nightVery mild (max 10°C on Thu night, min 3°C on Sat night)Winds increasing (moderate winds from the SSE on Thu night, strong winds from the SSE by Sat morning).

Bárðarbunga Weather (Days 6-9):

Light rain (total 3mm), mostly falling on Mon afternoonVery mild (max 11°C on Tue afternoon, min 1°C on Sun night)Winds increasing (calm on Tue morning, fresh winds from the WSW by Wed morning).

This table gives the weather forecast for Bárðarbunga at the specific elevation of 500 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.
41 minutes ago
7.3° C
-
48
Strong winds from the WSW
(48 kph at 250).
SHIP6372
111 km SSE
-m alt.
41 minutes ago
7.6° C
-
72
Gales from the SW
(72 kph at 230).
10 km
Mid: overcast
Akureyri Airport
118 km NW
27m alt.
41 minutes ago
6° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
7
Light winds from the SSE.(Wind varies from 130 to 270 degs)
(7 kph at 160).
Low: scattered
Akureyri
120 km NW
27m alt.
41 minutes ago
6.8° C
-
4
Calm
(4 kph at 130).
70 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
Burfell
122 km SW
248m alt.
41 minutes ago
4.9° C
No report.
33
Fresh winds from the SW
(33 kph at 220).

* 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.