Grímsvötn or Grimsvotn weather
– Lat/Long: 64.42° N 17.33° W

IcGrímsvötn or Grimsvotn
Weather Forecast, Iceland

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Issued: 5pm Tue 27 Sep Local Time
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Grímsvötn or Grimsvotn Weather (Days 0-3):

A dusting of snow giving way to moderate rain (total 18mm) heaviest on Thu afternoon. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 4°C on Thu night, min -2°C on Tue night). Winds increasing (calm on Tue night, strong winds from the SE by Thu night).

(Days 3-6):

Drizzle on Fri night turning to light snow on Fri night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 4°C on Fri afternoon, min 0°C on Sat night). Winds increasing (calm on Sat night, fresh winds from the ESE by Mon morning).

(Days 6-9):

Heavy rain (total 27mm), heaviest during Wed morning. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 7°C on Tue night, min -1°C on Wed night). Mainly near gales.

(Days 10-12):

Moderate rain (total 13mm), heaviest on Thu afternoon. Mild temperatures (max 5°C on Thu afternoon, min 2°C on Fri afternoon). Winds decreasing (near gales from the ESE on Thu night, moderate winds from the ENE by Sat night).

Tue
27
Wednesday
28
Thursday
29
Friday
30
Saturday
1
Sunday
2
Monday
3
Tuesday
4
Wednesday
5
Thursday
6
Friday
7
Saturday
8
Sun
9
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 PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM
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partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
light rain
light snow
moderate rain
light rain
cloudy
light snow
light snow
cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
light rain
cloudy
partially cloudy
light rain
moderate rain
moderate rain
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light rain
moderate rain
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
light rain
cloudy
light rain
cloudy
some clouds some clouds cloudy some clouds cloudy light rain light snow mod. rain light rain cloudy light snow light snow cloudy some clouds clear some clouds cloudy cloudy light rain cloudy some clouds light rain mod. rain mod. rain some clouds some clouds light rain mod. rain cloudy some clouds some clouds cloudy light rain cloudy light rain cloudy
Wind km/h
5
SE
0
SSE
5
S
5
SSW
10
SSW
15
SSE
25
SE
30
ESE
10
E
10
NNE
25
N
20
SSE
15
SE
10
E
0
NE
5
ESE
30
ESE
35
ESE
30
ESE
15
ESE
25
E
50
ESE
50
E
10
SSW
20
SSE
25
ESE
55
ESE
45
ESE
50
E
45
ENE
30
ENE
35
NE
40
NE
40
ENE
30
NE
30
ENE
Snow
 cm
- - - - - - 2 - - - 5 1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Rain
 mm
- - - - - 3 6 8 1 - 1 - - - - - - - 1 - - 1 10 10 - - 5 7 - - - - 1 - 4 -
Max °C
2 0 1 1 2 2 2 4 3 4 2 2 3 2 2 2 2 2 3 5 6 6 7 3 3 3 4 5 5 4 2 3 3 4 4 4
Min °C
0 -2 0 0 1 1 2 3 3 2 1 2 2 0 1 0 2 2 2 4 5 6 5 3 2 -1 4 5 4 3 2 2 3 4 3 4
 Feels °C
-1 -3 -2 -2 -1 -3 -5 -1 0 1 -4 -3 -1 -2 -1 -1 -3 -6 -2 1 -2 -4 -2 0 -2 -9 -8 -5 -7 -6 -6 -7 -7 -5 -3 -3
1250 800 1000 1150 1250 1250 1300 1650 1450 1600 1400 1300 1400 1300 1200 1350 1350 1300 1350 1950 2250 3000 2750 1550 1400 1300 1700 1900 2000 1850 1400 1400 1450 1650 1600 1750
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
-2-3-2-2-2-2-10-1-1-1-2-2-2-1-1-1-101333-1-1-10110-1-1-10-10201122243422322222356673334554233444858789910910999988989111212141099111112108910101010
Sunrise
- - 7:09 - - 7:11 - - 7:15 - - 7:18 - - 7:20 - - 7:24 - - 7:26 - - 7:28 - - 7:31 - - 7:35 - - 7:37 - - 7:41
Sunset
6:52 - - 6:49 - - 6:45 - - 6:40 - - 6:37 - - 6:34 - - 6:30 - - 6:27 - - 6:23 - - 6:20 - - 6:15 - - 6:13 - -

Grímsvötn or Grimsvotn Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Grímsvötn or Grimsvotn is: A dusting of snow giving way to moderate rain (total 18mm) heaviest on Thu afternoon. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 4°C on Thu night, min -2°C on Tue night). Winds increasing (calm on Tue night, strong winds from the SE by Thu night).

Grímsvötn or Grimsvotn Weather (Days 3-6):

Drizzle on Fri night turning to light snow on Fri night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 4°C on Fri afternoon, min 0°C on Sat night). Winds increasing (calm on Sat night, fresh winds from the ESE by Mon morning).

Grímsvötn or Grimsvotn Weather (Days 6-9):

Heavy rain (total 27mm), heaviest during Wed morning. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 7°C on Tue night, min -1°C on Wed night). Mainly near gales.

This table gives the weather forecast for Grímsvötn or Grimsvotn at the specific elevation of 1000 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.WeatherWindGusts
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
Jökulsárlón
65 km ESE
17m alt.
1 hour ago
6.5° C
-
9
Light winds from the NNW
(9 kph at 343).
13
Hofn
103 km E
5m alt.
3 hours ago
7.7° C
No report.
9
Light winds from the E
(9 kph at 100).
Skardsfjoruviti
105 km S
0m alt.
3 hours ago
8.6° C
No report.
7
Light winds from the SSW
(7 kph at 200).
SHIP11059
106 km ESE
15m alt.
3 hours ago
- km
Vík í Mýrdal
140 km SSW
220m alt.
1 hour ago
7.5° C
-
15
Light winds from the ESE
(15 kph at 108).
17

* 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.

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