Grímsvötn or Grimsvotn weather

Grímsvötn or Grimsvotn
Weather Forecast, Iceland

 

Grímsvötn or Grimsvotn Weather (Days 0-3):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Mon afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -2°C on Mon morning, min -19°C on Wed morning). Winds increasing (moderate winds from the NNE on Mon night, gales from the NNE by Wed night).

(Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu afternoon. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -9°C on Fri night, min -15°C on Thu morning). Winds decreasing (stormy winds from the NNE on Thu afternoon, calm by Sat night).

(Days 6-9):

Mostly dry. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -7°C on Tue night, min -10°C on Sun morning). Wind will be generally light.

Sunday
27
Monday
28
Tuesday
29
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snow showers
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snow showers
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Wind km/h
35 W35
50 N50
30 NNE30
25 NNE25
35 NE35
40 NNE40
45 NNE45
55 NNE55
65 NNE65
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55 NNE55
30 NNE30
25 NNE25
10 NNE10
5 NNE5
5 W5
5 SSW5
0 SSW0
5 SSW5
5 SSE5
5 ENE5
5 NE5
10 ESE10
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Rain
Rain mm
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Snow
Snow cm
- 2 1 - - 1 - - 1 2 7 6 4 4 3 - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
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Low °C
-5 -10 -15 -15 -14 -18 -19 -18 -18 -15 -11 -12 -11 -10 -11 -12 -13 -12 -10 -10 -9 -8 -9 -8 -8 -8 -9
Chill °C
-10 -18 -23 -26 -26 -27 -32 -33 -33 -24 -24 -26 -24 -24 -22 -22 -21 -14 -10 -10 -9 -8 -8 -8 -11 -8 -13
Freezing level m
1050 400 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 150 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 300 300 0
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Sunrise
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Sunset
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Grímsvötn or Grimsvotn Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Grímsvötn or Grimsvotn is: A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Mon afternoonTemperatures will be below freezing (max -2°C on Mon morning, min -19°C on Wed morning)Winds increasing (moderate winds from the NNE on Mon night, gales from the NNE by Wed night).

Grímsvötn or Grimsvotn Weather (Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu afternoonTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -9°C on Fri night, min -15°C on Thu morning)Winds decreasing (stormy winds from the NNE on Thu afternoon, calm by Sat night).

Grímsvötn or Grimsvotn Weather (Days 6-9):

Mostly dryTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -7°C on Tue night, min -10°C on Sun morning)Wind will be generally light.

Issued local time.

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
Sandbudir
65 km NW
821m alt.
3 hours ago
-1.5° C
No report.
28
Moderate winds from the WNW
(28 kph at 300).
Kirkjubaejarklaustu
80 km S
38m alt.
3 hours ago
7.7° C
-
26
Moderate winds from the NW
(26 kph at 310).
Hjardarnes Horna
102 km E
7m alt.
53 minutes ago
6° C
clear
-
41
Strong winds from the NW
(41 kph at 320).
Low: few
Mid: few
SHIP3325
106 km ESE
3m alt.
3 hours ago
Burfell
122 km SW
248m alt.
3 hours ago
4.7° C
No report.
28
Moderate winds from the ENE
(28 kph at 70).

* 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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