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– Lat/Long: 64.63° N 17.53° W

IcBárðarbunga
Weather Forecast, Iceland

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Issued: 11 pm Wed 28 Feb Local Time
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Days 1–4 Weather Summary

A dusting of new snow. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -7°C on Wed night, min -12°C on Fri night). Winds increasing (light winds from the ENE on Wed night, near gales from the NNE by Fri night).

Days 5–7 Weather Summary

A dusting of new snow. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Tue morning, min -10°C on Sat night). Winds increasing (light winds from the SE on Sun afternoon, fresh winds from the SE by Tue afternoon).

Days 8–10 Weather Summary

Heavy rain (total 29mm), heaviest during Wed night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 6°C on Wed night, min -1°C on Tue night). Winds increasing (light winds from the E on Tue night, gales from the SSE by Thu morning).

Days 11–13 Weather Summary

Mostly dry. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 6°C on Sun morning, min -1°C on Sat morning). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the SE on Fri night, light winds from the SE by Sat night).

Thursday
29
Friday
1
Saturday
2
Sunday
3
Monday
4
Tuesday
5
Wednesday
6
Thursday
7
Friday
8
Saturday
9
Sunday
10
Mon
11
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clear
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rain showers
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cloudy
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rain shwrs
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clear
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clear
clear
rain shwrs
light rain
rain shwrs
some clouds
some clouds
 km/h
5
ENE
10
E
10
ENE
5
SE
10
E
30
NNE
50
NNE
25
NE
20
ENE
15
E
15
E
10
NNE
10
SSE
10
ESE
15
ESE
30
ENE
15
E
35
SE
30
ESE
20
E
15
ESE
20
SE
50
SSE
40
S
30
SSE
35
ESE
50
SE
30
SE
20
ESE
15
E
10
SE
10
SE
20
S
20
SSE
15
SSE
15
SE
Wave Height Map
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T iceland.wind.144.cc23
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 cm 
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 mm 
12
10
3
3
0.6
0.1
0.1
0.2
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max°C
-7
-8
-8
-10
-11
-11
-11
-9
-7
-7
-3
-2
-3
0
0
-1
1
1
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1
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6
4
3
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5
4
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0
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6
6
5
2
6
min°C
-9
-11
-11
-11
-11
-11
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-12
-9
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-7
-2
-5
-3
-1
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-1
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3
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3
3
0
-1
-1
-1
4
6
0
1
4
chill°C 
-13
-16
-16
-15
-17
-20
-25
-21
-16
-17
-13
-6
-9
-7
-6
-8
-6
-7
-6
-5
-2
-2
-5
-4
-5
-3
-2
-6
-6
-5
-4
2
2
-5
-4
0
Freezing level (m
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1250
Cloud base (m)
2550
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Sunrise
8:18
8:15
8:11
8:07
8:04
8:00
7:56
7:54
7:50
7:47
7:43
7:39
Sunset
6:25
6:30
6:32
6:36
6:38
6:42
6:45
6:47
6:52
6:54
6:58
7:00

Bárðarbunga Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Bárðarbunga is: A dusting of new snow. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -7°C on Wed night, min -12°C on Fri night). Winds increasing (light winds from the ENE on Wed night, near gales from the NNE by Fri night).

Bárðarbunga Weather (Days 3-6):

A dusting of new snow. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Tue morning, min -10°C on Sat night). Winds increasing (light winds from the SE on Sun afternoon, fresh winds from the SE by Tue afternoon).

Bárðarbunga Weather (Days 6-9):

Heavy rain (total 29mm), heaviest during Wed night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 6°C on Wed night, min -1°C on Tue night). Winds increasing (light winds from the E on Tue night, gales from the SSE by Thu 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.WeatherWindGusts
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
Jökulsárlón
87 km SE
17m alt.
1 hour ago
-1° C
-
15
Light winds from the NNW
(15 kph at 344).
19
98 km S
120m alt.
1 hour ago
-2° C
-
17
Light winds from the WNW
(17 kph at 290).
Hofn
118 km ESE
5m alt.
1 hour ago
0° C
-
35
Fresh winds from the N
(35 kph at 0).
118 km NW
211m alt.
2 hours ago
clear
-
6
Light winds from the S
(6 kph at 180).
0.0 km
SHIP10298
122 km ESE
15m alt.
3 hours ago
- 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.