Grímsvötn or Grimsvotn
Weather Forecast, Iceland

 

Days 0-3 Grímsvötn or Grimsvotn Weather Summary:

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Wed night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Wed morning, min 0°C on Mon night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 Grímsvötn or Grimsvotn Weather Summary:

Moderate rain (total 11mm), heaviest on Fri afternoon. Temperatures will be slightly above freezing (max 4°C on Fri night, min 2°C on Thu night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 6-9 Grímsvötn or Grimsvotn Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Wed night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Sun afternoon, min 0°C on Mon morning). Wind will be generally light.

Sunday
22
Monday
23
Tuesday
24
Wed
25
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
light snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light snow
snow showers
clear
partially cloudy
light snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
rain showers
moderate rain
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
moderate snow
light snow
light snow
moderate snow
light snow
light snow
moderate snow
light snow
Wind km/h
10 NNE10
25 NE25
10 NE10
5 W5
10 W10
10 WNW10
15 SW15
15 SSE15
15 NNE15
15 N15
15 W15
20 WSW20
20 SSW20
20 W20
20 WSW20
20 WSW20
5 W5
10 SSE10
10 S10
5 N5
10 ENE10
5 ENE5
10 E10
10 NE10
10 NE10
15 NE15
10 NE10
light snow some clouds some clouds light snow snow shwrs clear some clouds light snow some clouds some clouds some clouds rain shwrs mod. rain some clouds some clouds some clouds clear clear some clouds mod. snow light snow light snow mod. snow light snow light snow mod. snow light snow
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - 1 10 - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
1 - - 1 1 - - 5 - - - - - - - - - - - 7 3 4 7 1 3 6 1
High °C
1 1 0 1 1 2 2 2 2 3 3 3 3 4 4 4 3 3 2 2 1 1 1 0 1 0 0
Low °C
1 0 0 1 0 1 1 1 2 3 2 3 3 3 4 3 2 2 2 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 0
Chill °C
-3 -4 -4 0 -2 -2 -2 0 -2 -1 -1 -1 -2 0 0 0 1 1 0 2 -2 -1 -2 -3 -2 -4 -4
Freezing level m
1900 1900 1750 1850 1900 2000 2150 2000 2250 2250 2250 2650 2550 2800 3050 3050 2450 2350 2050 2050 1800 1850 1750 1750 1850 1750 1650
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
- - 3:23 - - 3:26 - - 3:29 - - 3:31 - - 3:34 - - 3:39 - - 3:42 - - 3:45 - - 3:48
Sunset
11:07 - - 11:05 - - 11:01 - - 10:59 - - 10:55 - - 10:52 - - 10:49 - - 10:45 - - 10:43 - -

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
Hjardarnes Horna
102 km E
7m alt.
1 hour ago
14° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
15
Light winds from the WSW
(15 kph at 250).
Low: few
Mid: scattered
High: broken
Hjardarnes-Hornafjo
105 km E
10m alt.
3 hours ago
15.6° C
Distant precipitation but not falling at station.
17
Light winds from the ENE
(17 kph at 70).
50 km
Mid: overcast
SHIP8889
106 km ESE
3m alt.
4 hours ago
Akureyri Airport
143 km NW
27m alt.
1 hour ago
9° C
cloudy
Dry and cloudy.
15
Light winds from the NNW.(Wind varies from 290 to 360 degs)
(15 kph at 330).
Low: few
Mid: broken
High: overcast
Akureyri
144 km NW
27m alt.
3 hours ago
8.5° C
light rain
Continuous light rain.
17
Light winds from the NNW
(17 kph at 340).
50 km
Mid: overcast

* 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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