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

Grímsvötn or Grimsvotn
Weather Forecast, Iceland

Issued: 5pm Wed 20 Jan Local Time
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Grímsvötn or Grimsvotn Weather (Days 0-3):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Fri morning. Extremely cold (max -13°C on Wed night, min -17°C on Thu night). Winds increasing (strong winds from the NNE on Wed afternoon, stormy winds from the NNE by Fri afternoon).

(Days 3-6):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sat afternoon. Extremely cold (max -15°C on Sat afternoon, min -20°C on Tue morning). Winds decreasing (gales from the NNE on Sat afternoon, fresh winds from the NNE by Tue morning).

(Days 6-9):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -12°C on Thu night, min -22°C on Tue night). Winds increasing (calm on Wed night, strong winds from the ESE by Fri morning).

(Days 10-12):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -12°C on Fri afternoon, min -15°C on Mon morning). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the ESE on Fri afternoon, light winds from the ESE by Sat afternoon).

Wed
20
Thursday
21
Friday
22
Saturday
23
Sunday
24
Monday
25
Tuesday
26
Wednesday
27
Thursday
28
Friday
29
Saturday
30
Sunday
31
Mon
1
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
partially cloudy
light snow
light snow
light snow
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
light snow
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
55 NNE55
65 NNE65
70 NNE70
75 NNE75
75 NNE75
85 NNE85
85 NNE85
85 NNE85
70 NNE70
60 NNE60
60 NNE60
50 NNE50
40 NNE40
40 NE40
45 NNE45
40 NNE40
50 NE50
30 NNE30
30 N30
25 N25
20 NNW20
15 NNW15
5 E5
15 SE15
15 ENE15
25 ENE25
35 E35
35 ESE35
25 E25
20 ESE20
15 ESE15
20 ESE20
20 E20
15 E15
25 NE25
30 NE30
some clouds light snow light snow light snow snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs light snow snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs some clouds some clouds some clouds snow shwrs some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds clear clear clear some clouds some clouds cloudy cloudy some clouds cloudy cloudy cloudy some clouds cloudy some clouds some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- 3 2 2 4 4 4 5 2 2 4 2 1 - - - 1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
-15 -13 -14 -15 -16 -17 -16 -15 -15 -15 -15 -15 -15 -16 -19 -17 -17 -19 -20 -21 -17 -17 -17 -15 -13 -12 -12 -12 -13 -13 -12 -12 -13 -12 -13 -14
Low °C
-15 -14 -14 -16 -17 -17 -16 -16 -16 -16 -15 -15 -16 -18 -19 -18 -19 -20 -21 -22 -19 -17 -17 -16 -13 -12 -12 -13 -14 -13 -12 -12 -13 -13 -14 -15
Chill °C
-29 -27 -29 -31 -32 -34 -33 -30 -30 -30 -30 -29 -27 -29 -33 -30 -30 -31 -33 -34 -26 -25 -25 -21 -20 -21 -23 -23 -24 -21 -19 -20 -22 -19 -22 -25
Freezing level m
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
-15-13-14-15-16-17-16-15-15-15-15-15-15-16-19-17-17-19-20-21-17-17-17-15-13-12-12-12-13-13-12-12-13-12-13-14-11-8-8-10-11-12-11-10-11-11-10-10-10-11-15-13-12-16-17-18-14-13-14-11-9-9-8-8-11-9-8-8-9-9-9-11-5-2-2-4-5-5-5-4-4-4-4-4-4-5-9-7-5-9-11-12-8-8-8-5-3-2-2-2-5-3-2-2-3-3-4-6
Sunrise
- - 10:23 - - 10:21 - - 10:18 - - 10:15 - - 10:12 - - 10:10 - - 10:07 - - 10:03 - - 10:00 - - 9:57 - - 9:55 - - 9:51
Sunset
4:14 - - 4:16 - - 4:20 - - 4:23 - - 4:27 - - 4:30 - - 4:34 - - 4:37 - - 4:40 - - 4:44 - - 4:47 - - 4:51 - -

Grímsvötn or Grimsvotn Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Grímsvötn or Grimsvotn is: A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Fri morningExtremely cold (max -13°C on Wed night, min -17°C on Thu night)Winds increasing (strong winds from the NNE on Wed afternoon, stormy winds from the NNE by Fri afternoon).

Grímsvötn or Grimsvotn Weather (Days 3-6):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sat afternoonExtremely cold (max -15°C on Sat afternoon, min -20°C on Tue morning)Winds decreasing (gales from the NNE on Sat afternoon, fresh winds from the NNE by Tue morning).

Grímsvötn or Grimsvotn Weather (Days 6-9):

Mostly dryExtremely cold (max -12°C on Thu night, min -22°C on Tue night)Winds increasing (calm on Wed night, strong winds from the ESE by Fri morning).

This table gives the weather forecast for Grímsvötn or Grimsvotn at the specific elevation of 1725 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.
1 hour ago
0.4° C
-
24
Moderate winds from the NNE
(24 kph at 30).
Hjardarnes Horna
102 km E
7m alt.
1 hour ago
-1° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
48
Strong winds from the NW
(48 kph at 310).
Low: few
Mid: broken
Hjardarnes-Hornafjo
105 km E
10m alt.
1 hour ago
-1.0° C
-
52
Near gales from the NNW
(52 kph at 330).
SHIP5813
106 km ESE
3m alt.
3 hours ago
Akureyri Airport
143 km NW
27m alt.
1 hour ago
-1° C
light snow
Light snow.
33
Fresh winds from the NNW
(33 kph at 330).
Low: few
Mid: broken

* 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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