Grímsvötn or Grimsvotn weather

Grímsvötn or Grimsvotn
Weather Forecast, Iceland

 

Grímsvötn or Grimsvotn Weather (Days 0-3):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Tue night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Tue night, min -19°C on Thu night). Winds increasing (calm on Tue afternoon, extremely windy from the N by Wed morning).

(Days 3-6):

A dusting of new snow. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Sun night, min -18°C on Sat afternoon). Winds increasing (calm on Fri morning, strong winds from the NE by Sun afternoon).

(Days 6-9):

Mostly dry. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -6°C on Mon morning, min -7°C on Mon afternoon). Winds increasing (moderate winds from the E on Tue night, strong winds from the NE by Wed night).

Monday
16
Tuesday
17
Wednesday
18
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
light snow
light snow
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
10 WNW10
15 WSW15
100 N100
140 N140
85 N85
75 NNE75
45 NNE45
30 NNE30
20 NNE20
10 NE10
5 N5
5 N5
10 NE10
20 NNE20
20 NE20
20 NE20
40 NE40
35 NNE35
40 NNE40
40 NNE40
30 NNE30
30 NE30
30 NE30
25 E25
30 E30
30 ENE30
45 NE45
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Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
3 2 19 11 9 5 - - - - - - - - - - - 4 - - - - - - - - -
High °C
-6 -8 -5 -7 -9 -10 -13 -16 -18 -16 -15 -14 -17 -18 -14 -11 -8 -5 -6 -7 -7 -7 -6 -7 -6 -7 -6
Low °C
-7 -8 -8 -8 -9 -12 -14 -18 -19 -17 -15 -16 -17 -18 -16 -13 -9 -7 -6 -7 -7 -7 -6 -7 -6 -7 -7
Chill °C
-10 -14 -18 -21 -23 -24 -25 -27 -29 -20 -19 -18 -24 -27 -22 -22 -18 -14 -15 -17 -16 -16 -14 -16 -14 -16 -16
Freezing level m
100 0 100 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 100 0 0 0 150 0 50 0 0
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Sunrise
10:52 - - 10:55 - - 10:56 - - 10:57 - - 11:00 - - 11:00 - - 11:03 - - 11:03 - - 11:04 - -
Sunset
- 3:10 - - 3:08 - - 3:07 - - 3:07 - - 3:07 - - 3:06 - - 3:06 - - 3:04 - - 3:04 -

Grímsvötn or Grimsvotn Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Grímsvötn or Grimsvotn is: A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Tue nightTemperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Tue night, min -19°C on Thu night)Winds increasing (calm on Tue afternoon, extremely windy from the N by Wed morning).

Grímsvötn or Grimsvotn Weather (Days 3-6):

A dusting of new snowTemperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Sun night, min -18°C on Sat afternoon)Winds increasing (calm on Fri morning, strong winds from the NE by Sun afternoon).

Grímsvötn or Grimsvotn Weather (Days 6-9):

Mostly dryTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -6°C on Mon morning, min -7°C on Mon afternoon)Winds increasing (moderate winds from the E on Tue night, strong winds from the NE by Wed night).

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
Kirkjubaejarklaustu
80 km S
38m alt.
2 hours ago
0.7° C
-
33
Fresh winds from the WNW
(33 kph at 300).
SHIP2334
106 km ESE
3m alt.
3 hours ago
Burfell
122 km SW
248m alt.
2 hours ago
-3.9° C
No report.
2
Calm
(2 kph at 280).
Akureyri Airport
143 km NW
27m alt.
1 hour ago
n/a° C
moderate snow
Moderate snow.
33
Fresh winds from the NNW
(33 kph at 330).
Akureyri
144 km NW
27m alt.
2 hours ago
0.4° C
heavy snow
Continuous heavy snow.
24
Moderate winds from the NW
(24 kph at 310).
2.0 km
Mid: sky obscured

* 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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