Grímsvötn or Grimsvotn
Weather Forecast, Iceland

 

Days 0-3 Grímsvötn or Grimsvotn Weather Summary:

Heavy rain (total 77mm), heaviest during Thu afternoon. Very mild (max 10°C on Fri night, min 2°C on Wed night). Winds increasing (light winds from the SW on Wed night, stormy winds from the SSW by Fri night).

Days 3-6 Grímsvötn or Grimsvotn Weather Summary:

Heavy rain (total 72mm), heaviest during Sat morning. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 11°C on Mon night, min 0°C on Sat night). Winds decreasing (extremely windy from the SW on Sat morning, fresh winds from the W by Mon morning).

Days 6-9 Grímsvötn or Grimsvotn Weather Summary:

Heavy rain (total 55mm), heaviest during Thu morning. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 11°C on Tue night, min -1°C on Thu night). Winds decreasing (gales from the W on Tue morning, light winds from the SSE by Fri morning).

Tuesday
23
Wednesday
24
Thursday
25
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
rain showers
rain showers
light rain
heavy rain
heavy rain
heavy rain
light rain
heavy rain
heavy rain
moderate rain
moderate rain
heavy rain
light rain
rain showers
partially cloudy
rain showers
moderate rain
light rain
partially cloudy
light rain
light rain
light rain
heavy rain
heavy rain
light rain
rain showers
Wind km/h
60 WNW60
55 NW55
10 SW10
55 SSE55
45 SE45
50 S50
55 SW55
50 WSW50
50 SSE50
95 SSW95
90 WSW90
45 WSW45
60 SW60
60 WSW60
55 W55
40 WNW40
40 W40
55 WSW55
75 W75
50 W50
40 WSW40
50 SW50
45 SSW45
50 SSW50
40 S40
25 W25
60 N60
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Rain
Rain mm
2 1 1 3 19 14 21 4 12 22 10 7 11 5 5 - 4 7 2 - 3 4 3 14 21 3 6
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
3 3 5 9 9 7 6 4 10 7 5 3 1 1 1 3 9 11 8 5 11 11 11 10 9 4 2
Low °C
3 3 2 8 9 6 5 3 4 6 4 0 0 0 0 1 8 11 6 5 8 11 11 9 8 2 -1
Chill °C
-5 -4 -1 4 4 1 0 -3 4 -1 -3 -5 -7 -7 -7 -3 4 6 2 -1 7 7 7 6 5 -1 -5
Freezing level m
500 550 300 1250 1400 950 900 550 750 850 750 250 100 150 200 0 1250 2200 1300 800 2000 2050 1900 1550 1450 600 350
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Sunrise
8:04 - - 8:07 - - 8:11 - - 8:14 - - 8:17 - - 8:19 - - 8:23 - - 8:26 - - 8:30 - -
Sunset
- 5:42 - - 5:38 - - 5:35 - - 5:31 - - 5:28 - - 5:24 - - 5:21 - - 5:17 - - 5:15 -

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
Hjardarnes Horna
102 km E
7m alt.
48 minutes ago
6° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
9
Light winds from the NW
(9 kph at 310).
Low: broken
Hjardarnes-Hornafjo
105 km E
10m alt.
2 hours ago
9.6° C
moderate rain
Rain
20 km
SHIP1202
106 km ESE
3m alt.
2 hours ago
Akureyri Airport
143 km NW
27m alt.
2 hours ago
8° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
22
Moderate winds from the S.(Wind varies from 130 to 220 degs)
(22 kph at 180).
Low: scattered
Mid: broken
Akureyri
144 km NW
27m alt.
48 minutes ago
7.2° C
light rain
Continuous light rain.
7
Light winds from the WSW
(7 kph at 240).
40 km
Mid: mostly cloudy

* 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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