Grímsvötn or Grimsvotn
Weather Forecast, Iceland

 

Days 0-3 Grímsvötn or Grimsvotn Weather Summary:

Moderate rain (total 19mm), heaviest on Mon afternoon. Temperatures will be slightly above freezing (max 4°C on Mon morning, min 2°C on Sun night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 Grímsvötn or Grimsvotn Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Temperatures will be slightly above freezing (max 4°C on Thu afternoon, min 1°C on Wed night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 6-9 Grímsvötn or Grimsvotn Weather Summary:

Moderate rain (total 12mm), heaviest on Sat night giving way to a moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Mon night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 5°C on Sun morning, min -1°C on Mon night). Winds increasing (calm on Sun night, strong winds from the N by Wed morning).

Sunday
26
Monday
27
Tue
28
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
partially cloudy
rain showers
light rain
moderate rain
light rain
light rain
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
light rain
moderate rain
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light snow
partially cloudy
moderate snow
light snow
snow showers
Wind km/h
5 W5
5 W5
15 SSW15
20 S20
15 S15
10 SSW10
10 NNW10
10 E10
10 SE10
10 NNE10
20 NE20
15 NNE15
20 NNE20
5 NE5
15 SW15
5 S5
5 ESE5
10 SW10
25 S25
35 SSW35
20 SW20
15 SSE15
5 NW5
20 W20
20 SW20
30 SW30
35 SSW35
some clouds rain shwrs light rain mod. rain light rain light rain some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds clear some clouds clear some clouds light rain mod. rain some clouds some clouds light snow some clouds mod. snow light snow snow shwrs
Rain
Rain mm
- 1 5 8 3 2 - - - - - - - - - - - - 5 7 - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 1 - 6 1 1
High °C
3 4 4 3 4 4 3 3 3 3 3 4 4 3 4 3 3 3 4 5 4 2 1 1 1 0 0
Low °C
2 4 4 3 3 4 2 3 3 1 3 4 1 1 3 1 2 3 1 4 3 0 0 1 -1 -1 0
Chill °C
1 2 1 -2 1 2 1 0 1 1 -1 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 -2 -1 0 -1 -4 -4 -4 -7 -7
Freezing level m
1400 1600 1700 1500 1550 1600 1450 1450 1500 1350 1500 1550 1500 1150 1500 1200 1350 1650 1150 1750 1650 1150 1000 1200 1050 900 1000
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
- 5:11 - - 5:16 - - 5:18 - - 5:22 - - 5:24 - - 5:28 - - 5:31 - - 5:33 - - 5:37 -
Sunset
- - 9:09 - - 9:06 - - 9:02 - - 8:59 - - 8:55 - - 8:52 - - 8:47 - - 8:45 - - 8:40

Issued local time.

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.WeatherWind
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
Hjardarnes-Hornafjo
106 km E
10m alt.
2 hours ago
9.6° C
moderate rain
Rain
9
Light winds from the NNW
(9 kph at 340).
20 km
Mid: few
Akureyri Airport
143 km NW
27m alt.
2 hours ago
6° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
4
Calm
(4 kph at 1).
Low: scattered
Akureyri
145 km NW
27m alt.
2 hours ago
7.3° C
light rain
Continuous light rain.
0
Calm
(0 kph at 150).
35 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
Grimsstadir
147 km NNE
386m alt.
2 hours ago
8.8° C
light rain
Continuous light rain.
6
Light winds from the E
(6 kph at 90).
16 km
Egilsstadir Airport
168 km NE
38m alt.
2 hours ago
5° C
clear
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).

* 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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