Eyjafjallajökull or Eyjafjallajoekull
Weather Forecast, Iceland

 

Days 0-3 Eyjafjallajökull or Eyjafjallajoekull Weather Summary:

Moderate rain (total 19mm) on Sun afternoon. Becoming colder with heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon afternoon. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 5°C on Sat morning, min -6°C on Mon night). Winds increasing (moderate winds from the SSE on Sun afternoon, extremely windy from the W by Mon night).

Days 3-6 Eyjafjallajökull or Eyjafjallajoekull Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 6°C on Thu morning, min -5°C on Tue morning). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the SW on Tue morning, light winds from the W by Thu afternoon).

Days 6-9 Eyjafjallajökull or Eyjafjallajoekull Weather Summary:

Mild at first with light rain (total 4mm) on Fri afternoon followed by colder weather and light fall of snow, heaviest on Mon afternoon. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 3°C on Fri morning, min -2°C on Sat night). Winds decreasing (near gales from the SE on Sat morning, calm by Mon night).

Friday
29
Saturday
30
Sunday
1
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
rain showers
light rain
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
rain showers
heavy snow
snow showers
moderate snow
heavy snow
light snow
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light rain
light snow
light snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light snow
Wind km/h
35 S35
45 SSE45
35 WSW35
30 SW30
25 SSE25
60 WSW60
60 WSW60
65 S65
70 WSW70
50 SW50
35 SW35
35 SW35
25 SW25
15 SW15
25 WNW25
25 NW25
15 WNW15
20 SSW20
35 SSW35
45 SSW45
35 SSE35
55 SE55
50 SSE50
15 S15
15 WSW15
10 SSE10
20 SE20
rain shwrs light rain some clouds some clouds rain shwrs heavy snow snow shwrs mod. snow heavy snow light snow some clouds clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds some clouds light rain light snow light snow snow shwrs some clouds some clouds some clouds light snow
Rain
Rain mm
1 3 - - 9 6 - - - - - - - - - - - - - 3 1 - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - 17 1 10 13 1 - - - - - - - - - - 1 1 2 - - - 1
High °C
5 5 4 2 3 3 -3 -3 -5 -4 -3 -2 -1 0 4 6 6 6 4 3 3 1 1 -1 -2 -1 -1
Low °C
4 4 2 2 2 -4 -4 -5 -6 -5 -4 -3 -2 0 1 4 5 4 3 3 1 1 0 -2 -2 -1 -2
Chill °C
0 0 -2 -4 -4 -5 -13 -13 -18 -13 -11 -10 -6 -4 -1 3 4 4 -2 -4 -3 -7 -7 -7 -6 -4 -8
Freezing level m
2800 2750 2700 2550 2350 1650 1100 1150 900 950 1100 1150 1350 1550 2050 2700 3150 3350 3250 2550 2050 1800 1800 1300 1250 1350 1300
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
2:58 - - 2:59 - - 2:59 - - 3:00 - - 3:00 - - 3:01 - - 3:03 - - 3:04 - - 3:06 - -
Sunset
- 11:42 - - 11:42 - - 11:40 - - 11:40 - - 11:39 - - 11:38 - - 11:37 - - 11:37 - - 11:36 -

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
SHIP1271
32 km SW
3m alt.
2 hours ago
Vestmannaeyjar
40 km SSW
124m alt.
54 minutes ago
n/a° C
moderate rain
Moderate rain .
35
Fresh winds from the ESE
(35 kph at 120).
Jaoar Stokkseyri wx
74 km W
10m alt.
26 minutes ago
10.4° C
moderate rain
Rain
39
Fresh winds from the SSE
(39 kph at 159).
10.0 km
Selfoss
89 km WNW
101m alt.
44 minutes ago
10° C
Dry
21
Moderate winds from the SE
(21 kph at 139).
Kopavogur
119 km W
139m alt.
47 minutes ago
11° C
Dry
16
Light winds from the SSE
(16 kph at 161).

* 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.