Grímsvötn or Grimsvotn
Weather Forecast, Iceland

 

Days 0-3 Grímsvötn or Grimsvotn Weather Summary:

Heavy rain (total 67mm), heaviest during Thu night. Mild temperatures (max 9°C on Thu night, min 3°C on Fri morning). Winds increasing (moderate winds from the ESE on Sat afternoon, severe gales from the E by Sun morning).

Days 3-6 Grímsvötn or Grimsvotn Weather Summary:

Heavy rain (total 36mm), heaviest during Tue morning. Mild temperatures (max 7°C on Tue morning, min 4°C on Mon afternoon). Winds decreasing (severe gales from the E on Mon night, light winds from the E by Tue afternoon).

Days 6-9 Grímsvötn or Grimsvotn Weather Summary:

Light rain (total 5mm), mostly falling on Wed night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 6°C on Wed night, min -11°C on Sat afternoon). Winds increasing (light winds from the ENE on Fri night, gales from the NNW by Sun afternoon).

Thursday
20
Friday
21
Sat
22
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
heavy rain
cloudy
partially cloudy
heavy rain
moderate rain
light rain
rain showers
rain showers
partially cloudy
rain showers
light rain
cloudy
rain showers
moderate rain
partially cloudy
rain showers
moderate rain
moderate rain
light rain
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
light rain
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
50 S50
40 SSE40
45 SE45
45 SSE45
45 SSE45
40 SSE40
60 E60
85 E85
45 SE45
35 SE35
30 SE30
40 ESE40
65 E65
40 ESE40
35 SE35
25 NNE25
30 N30
25 SE25
30 E30
35 NE35
35 NNE35
25 NE25
15 ENE15
15 NE15
10 NE10
10 NE10
15 NNE15
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Rain
Rain mm
26 - - 29 7 2 2 1 - 6 3 - 2 8 - 3 7 6 3 - - - - - 2 - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
9 4 7 8 4 3 6 7 5 6 5 5 6 7 6 5 5 5 6 5 5 1 -2 -1 0 -4 -7
Low °C
5 3 5 5 4 3 5 7 5 5 5 4 5 6 5 5 5 5 5 4 4 -3 -2 -1 -3 -5 -11
Chill °C
4 -2 1 2 -2 -3 -1 0 -1 1 0 -1 -1 2 1 1 0 0 1 -1 0 -6 -7 -5 -3 -9 -13
Freezing level m
1400 450 800 1000 600 500 850 1100 750 900 800 700 900 1100 900 800 750 750 800 700 750 0 0 0 0 0 0
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Sunrise
- 11:00 - - 11:00 - - 11:03 - - 11:03 - - 11:04 - - 11:06 - - 11:07 - - 11:07 - - 11:07 -
Sunset
- - 3:07 - - 3:06 - - 3:06 - - 3:04 - - 3:04 - - 3:04 - - 3:04 - - 3:06 - - 3:06

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Grímsvötn or Grimsvotn at the specific elevation of 0 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Grímsvötn or Grimsvotn. 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
SHIP1500
106 km ESE
3m alt.
4 hours ago
Akureyri Airport
143 km NW
27m alt.
2 hours ago
5° C
light rain
Drizzle
28
Moderate winds from the S
(28 kph at 180).
Low: few
Mid: scattered
Akureyri
144 km NW
27m alt.
3 hours ago
4.6° C
moderate rain
Rain
6
Light winds from the SSE
(6 kph at 130).
40 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
Grimsstadir
146 km NNE
386m alt.
3 hours ago
4.0° C
cloudy
No report.
28
Moderate winds from the SSE
(28 kph at 140).
50 km
Egilsstadir Airport
167 km NE
38m alt.
2 hours ago
7° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
28
Moderate winds from the SSW
(28 kph at 210).
Low: scattered
Mid: broken

* 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 Grímsvötn or Grimsvotn and within an acceptable time window.

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