Grímsvötn or Grimsvotn weather

Grímsvötn or Grimsvotn
Weather Forecast, Iceland

 

Grímsvötn or Grimsvotn Weather (Days 0-3):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sun night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Mon morning, min -13°C on Tue night). Winds decreasing (near gales from the W on Sun afternoon, calm by Mon night).

(Days 3-6):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Thu afternoon. Extremely cold (max -11°C on Fri night, min -15°C on Wed afternoon). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the NE on Wed morning, calm by Fri afternoon).

(Days 6-9):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon morning. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -3°C on Mon morning, min -15°C on Sat night). Winds increasing (calm on Sat afternoon, severe gales from the SE by Sun night).

Saturday
29
Sunday
1
Monday
2
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
snow showers
moderate snow
moderate snow
light snow
light snow
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
light snow
light snow
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
light snow
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
moderate snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
Wind km/h
35 WSW35
55 W55
25 SW25
35 SSW35
25 SSW25
5 SW5
10 NNE10
10 NE10
35 NNE35
35 NE35
20 NE20
15 NE15
25 ENE25
25 ENE25
25 E25
15 ESE15
5 SE5
20 SW20
10 W10
5 SSW5
5 NW5
5 WSW5
15 SSE15
45 SE45
80 SE80
55 SSE55
50 S50
light snow snow shwrs mod. snow mod. snow light snow light snow cloudy some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds cloudy cloudy light snow light snow cloudy cloudy cloudy light snow some clouds clear some clouds some clouds mod. snow heavy snow heavy snow heavy snow
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
2 2 9 6 4 1 - - - - - - - 2 4 - - - 1 - - - - 6 27 14 21
High °C
-9 -9 -7 -5 -5 -8 -9 -9 -11 -13 -14 -14 -13 -13 -13 -12 -12 -11 -11 -11 -14 -11 -11 -5 -3 -4 -3
Low °C
-10 -10 -7 -6 -7 -9 -9 -10 -13 -13 -15 -14 -14 -13 -13 -13 -12 -12 -11 -13 -15 -13 -11 -8 -4 -4 -8
Chill °C
-19 -18 -17 -14 -13 -14 -14 -15 -20 -24 -23 -22 -22 -23 -23 -20 -16 -19 -17 -11 -18 -16 -18 -17 -14 -14 -13
Freezing level m
0 0 0 0 200 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 400 400 500
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
8:38 - - 8:36 - - 8:32 - - 8:29 - - 8:25 - - 8:22 - - 8:18 - - 8:15 - - 8:11 - -
Sunset
- 6:06 - - 6:09 - - 6:13 - - 6:15 - - 6:19 - - 6:22 - - 6:24 - - 6:29 - - 6:31 -

Grímsvötn or Grimsvotn Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Grímsvötn or Grimsvotn is: A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sun nightTemperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Mon morning, min -13°C on Tue night)Winds decreasing (near gales from the W on Sun afternoon, calm by Mon night).

Grímsvötn or Grimsvotn Weather (Days 3-6):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Thu afternoonExtremely cold (max -11°C on Fri night, min -15°C on Wed afternoon)Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the NE on Wed morning, calm by Fri afternoon).

Grímsvötn or Grimsvotn Weather (Days 6-9):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon morningTemperatures will be below freezing (max -3°C on Mon morning, min -15°C on Sat night)Winds increasing (calm on Sat afternoon, severe gales from the SE by Sun 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
Sandbudir
65 km NW
821m alt.
2 hours ago
-10.1° C
No report.
22
Moderate winds from the SW
(22 kph at 230).
Kirkjubaejarklaustu
80 km S
38m alt.
3 hours ago
-0.3° C
-
17
Light winds from the W
(17 kph at 280).
Hjardarnes Horna
102 km E
7m alt.
49 minutes ago
2° C
clear
-
15
Light winds from the W
(15 kph at 280).
Low: few
ASCAT343E64N
104 km SSE
15m alt.
3 hours ago
54
Near gales from the WNW
(54 kph at 282).
- km
SHIP790
106 km ESE
3m alt.
2 hours ago

* 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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