Grímsvötn or Grimsvotn
Weather Forecast, Iceland

 

Days 0-3 Grímsvötn or Grimsvotn Weather Summary:

Moderate rain (total 15mm), heaviest on Thu afternoon. Very mild (max 14°C on Sun morning, min 10°C on Thu night). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the SSW on Thu night, light winds from the SW by Fri night).

Days 3-6 Grímsvötn or Grimsvotn Weather Summary:

Heavy rain (total 85mm), heaviest during Sun night. Very mild (max 14°C on Sun afternoon, min 6°C on Mon night). Winds decreasing (near gales from the SSW on Mon night, light winds from the S by Tue night).

Days 6-9 Grímsvötn or Grimsvotn Weather Summary:

Moderate rain (total 10mm), heaviest on Wed afternoon. Very mild (max 19°C on Sat afternoon, min 13°C on Wed afternoon). Wind will be generally light.

Wednesday
27
Thursday
28
Friday
29
Sat
30
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
light rain
light rain
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light rain
light rain
light rain
light rain
heavy rain
light rain
moderate rain
heavy rain
moderate rain
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light rain
moderate rain
light rain
light rain
light rain
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
Wind km/h
25 SSW25
25 SSW25
25 SW25
25 W25
10 SSW10
15 SSE15
25 SSE25
25 SSW25
20 S20
20 SSE20
40 SSE40
45 WSW45
55 SSW55
60 SSW60
50 SSW50
45 SW45
20 S20
15 SSE15
15 SSE15
20 SSE20
15 S15
10 S10
10 NE10
5 SE5
5 NW5
10 NNE10
5 ENE5
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Rain
Rain mm
3 3 - - - - 3 5 1 2 40 2 6 20 7 - - 4 9 2 2 1 - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
11 12 12 11 12 13 13 13 14 14 13 8 9 8 8 8 8 10 13 14 15 16 16 16 16 17 18
Low °C
11 10 11 10 11 13 12 13 13 14 8 8 9 6 8 8 6 9 12 13 15 16 13 16 15 15 17
Chill °C
8 9 9 9 11 12 11 11 13 12 10 3 4 2 3 3 6 8 11 12 14 16 16 16 16 17 18
Freezing level m
2050 1900 2300 2150 2200 2550 2400 2750 2800 3000 2200 1150 1350 850 1150 1250 950 1450 2150 2750 2700 2950 3200 3350 3450 3550 3500
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
- - 2:29 - - 2:30 - - 2:30 - - 2:31 - - 2:31 - - 2:32 - - 2:33 - - 2:35 - - 2:38
Sunset
11:52 - - 11:52 - - 11:52 - - 11:52 - - 11:51 - - 11:51 - - 11:50 - - 11:47 - - 11:46 - -

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.
1 hour ago
11° C
rain showers
Shower light rain shower.
9
Light winds from the SW
(9 kph at 230).
Low: few
Mid: few
High: overcast
Hjardarnes-Hornafjo
105 km E
10m alt.
2 hours ago
9.8° C
light rain
Intermittent light rain.
24
Moderate winds from the SSW
(24 kph at 200).
70 km
Mid: overcast
SHIP1315
106 km ESE
3m alt.
2 hours ago
Akureyri Airport
143 km NW
27m alt.
1 hour ago
13° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
28
Moderate winds from the S
(28 kph at 190).
Low: few
Mid: broken
Akureyri
144 km NW
27m alt.
2 hours ago
14.4° C
-
17
Light winds from the SE
(17 kph at 170).
50 km
Mid: overcast

* 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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