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Eyjafjallajökull or Eyjafjallajoekull
Weather Forecast, Iceland

 

Eyjafjallajökull or Eyjafjallajoekull Weather (Days 0-3):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Fri morning. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -8°C on Thu afternoon, min -13°C on Sat night). Winds increasing (light winds from the W on Thu afternoon, gales from the W by Sun morning).

(Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sun afternoon. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -10°C on Sun night, min -13°C on Tue morning). Winds decreasing (gales from the WSW on Sun afternoon, light winds from the NNE by Tue night).

(Days 6-9):

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -12°C on Fri afternoon, min -14°C on Wed night). Winds increasing (calm on Wed night, near gales from the S by Sat morning).

Wednesday
26
Thursday
27
Friday
28
Sat
29
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
clear
snow showers
heavy snow
snow showers
snow showers
cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
moderate snow
moderate snow
heavy snow
cloudy
cloudy
light snow
light snow
snow showers
light snow
cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light snow
Wind km/h
5 W5
30 SE30
30 SSE30
35 E35
30 ESE30
20 NNE20
20 NNW20
40 WNW40
65 W65
55 WSW55
45 SW45
10 WSW10
10 WNW10
20 SW20
25 SW25
15 S15
5 NNE5
45 NNW45
30 NW30
5 SSE5
10 NNW10
15 SW15
30 SE30
25 E25
10 NE10
15 W15
35 SSW35
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Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- 6 12 4 10 - - 4 7 8 22 - - 4 2 1 1 - - - - - 1 - - - 2
High °C
-8 -9 -9 -9 -9 -10 -11 -11 -13 -11 -10 -11 -11 -11 -13 -12 -12 -13 -13 -13 -14 -14 -13 -13 -12 -13 -13
Low °C
-9 -10 -10 -10 -9 -11 -12 -13 -13 -12 -11 -11 -11 -12 -13 -12 -13 -13 -13 -14 -14 -14 -14 -13 -13 -13 -13
Chill °C
-12 -14 -20 -19 -18 -18 -19 -24 -27 -24 -23 -16 -16 -16 -23 -20 -17 -25 -23 -19 -20 -21 -24 -23 -18 -20 -24
Freezing level m
450 50 50 150 0 0 0 0 0 50 250 100 200 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
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Sunrise
- - 8:52 - - 8:48 - - 8:45 - - 8:41 - - 8:38 - - 8:36 - - 8:32 - - 8:29 - - 8:25
Sunset
6:08 - - 6:12 - - 6:15 - - 6:17 - - 6:21 - - 6:23 - - 6:27 - - 6:30 - - 6:34 - -

Eyjafjallajökull or Eyjafjallajoekull Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Eyjafjallajökull or Eyjafjallajoekull is: A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Fri morningTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -8°C on Thu afternoon, min -13°C on Sat night)Winds increasing (light winds from the W on Thu afternoon, gales from the W by Sun morning).

Eyjafjallajökull or Eyjafjallajoekull Weather (Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sun afternoonTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -10°C on Sun night, min -13°C on Tue morning)Winds decreasing (gales from the WSW on Sun afternoon, light winds from the NNE by Tue night).

Eyjafjallajökull or Eyjafjallajoekull Weather (Days 6-9):

A dusting of new snowExtremely cold (max -12°C on Fri afternoon, min -14°C on Wed night)Winds increasing (calm on Wed night, near gales from the S by Sat morning).

This table gives the weather forecast for Eyjafjallajökull or Eyjafjallajoekull at the specific elevation of 1666 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Eyjafjallajökull or Eyjafjallajoekull. 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
Vestmannaeyjar
40 km SSW
124m alt.
3 hours ago
3° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
17
Light winds from the WNW
(17 kph at 290).
Low: broken
Vestmannaeyjar Lighthouse
42 km SSW
124m alt.
1 hour ago
2.6° C
No report.
20
Moderate winds from the W
(20 kph at 280).
SHIP168
50 km SSW
3m alt.
1 hour ago
Burfell
50 km N
248m alt.
1 hour ago
-2.6° C
No report.
17
Light winds from the NE
(17 kph at 40).
Kirkjubaejarklaustu
79 km ENE
38m alt.
3 hours ago
1.4° C
-
13
Light winds from the NW
(13 kph at 320).

* 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. We also include passing Ship data if it is recorded close to Eyjafjallajökull or Eyjafjallajoekull and within an acceptable time window.