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IcHekla
Weather Forecast, Iceland

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Issued: 5am Tue 29 Nov Local Time
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Hekla Weather (Days 0-3):

Light rain (total 8mm) on Wed afternoon. Becoming colder with heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu afternoon. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 4°C on Tue night, min -6°C on Wed night). Mainly severe gales.

(Days 3-6):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Fri afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -2°C on Sat morning, min -6°C on Fri morning). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the SSW on Fri morning, calm by Sun morning).

(Days 6-9):

Mostly dry. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -3°C on Wed morning, min -6°C on Tue afternoon). Winds increasing (calm on Mon night, fresh winds from the W by Wed night).

(Days 10-12):

A dusting of new snow. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -7°C on Thu morning, min -12°C on Fri night). Winds increasing (light winds from the NW on Thu afternoon, severe gales from the ENE by Sun morning).

Tuesday
29
Wednesday
30
Thursday
1
Friday
2
Saturday
3
Sunday
4
Monday
5
Tuesday
6
Wednesday
7
Thursday
8
Friday
9
Saturday
10
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 PM night
cloudy
cloudy
light rain
light rain
light rain
snow showers
moderate snow
moderate snow
snow showers
snow showers
moderate snow
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
cloudy cloudy light rain light rain light rain snow shwrs mod. snow mod. snow snow shwrs snow shwrs mod. snow clear clear clear clear clear some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds snow shwrs snow shwrs clear clear clear clear clear clear clear
Wind km/h
40
SSE
65
SE
80
SSE
40
SSE
55
SSE
35
S
55
S
45
S
45
S
40
SSW
35
SW
15
NNE
30
NNE
15
N
15
NE
0
SW
5
WSW
10
SSW
5
S
10
SW
5
W
10
NNW
10
NNW
5
NNW
10
N
10
N
15
NW
40
W
10
NW
70
ENE
60
NE
45
ENE
60
ENE
65
ENE
50
NE
40
NE
Snow
 cm
- - - - - 4 7 8 4 2 6 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 2 1 - - - - - - -
Rain
 mm
- - 2 1 5 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Max °C
-3 -2 4 4 3 1 -5 -5 -6 -5 -4 -3 -2 -2 -2 -4 -3 -4 -5 -5 -4 -4 -5 -4 -3 -3 -3 -7 -9 -7 -7 -8 -11 -9 -8 -9
Min °C
-4 -3 -2 3 2 -6 -5 -6 -6 -6 -5 -5 -2 -2 -4 -4 -3 -5 -5 -5 -5 -5 -6 -5 -4 -3 -6 -10 -11 -7 -9 -10 -12 -10 -8 -11
 Feels °C
-12 -18 -9 -5 -10 -9 -18 -16 -20 -16 -14 -12 -11 -9 -10 -8 -8 -9 -9 -10 -8 -10 -10 -9 -9 -9 -9 -17 -21 -24 -22 -20 -27 -24 -21 -19
500 800 1550 2200 2100 1050 650 650 550 500 600 450 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 400 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
-3-24431-5-5-6-5-4-3-2-2-2-4-3-4-5-5-4-4-5-4-3-3-3-7-9-7-7-8-11-9-8-9137766110011-1-1-3-3-3-2-2-3-3-5-5-5-5-5-1-1-6-2-3-4-7-9-9-9
Sunrise
10:27 - - 10:30 - - 10:33 - - 10:37 - - 10:38 - - 10:41 - - 10:44 - - 10:47 - - 10:48 - - 10:51 - - 10:52 - - 10:56 - -
Sunset
- 3:44 - - 3:41 - - 3:40 - - 3:37 - - 3:36 - - 3:34 - - 3:33 - - 3:32 - - 3:30 - - 3:29 - - 3:27 - - 3:26 -

Hekla Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Hekla is: Light rain (total 8mm) on Wed afternoon. Becoming colder with heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu afternoon. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 4°C on Tue night, min -6°C on Wed night). Mainly severe gales.

Hekla Weather (Days 3-6):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Fri afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -2°C on Sat morning, min -6°C on Fri morning). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the SSW on Fri morning, calm by Sun morning).

Hekla Weather (Days 6-9):

Mostly dry. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -3°C on Wed morning, min -6°C on Tue afternoon). Winds increasing (calm on Mon night, fresh winds from the W by Wed night).

This table gives the weather forecast for Hekla at the specific elevation of 1491 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Hekla. 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.WeatherWindGusts
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
Skógarnes
52 km W
59m alt.
1 hour ago
-
31
Fresh winds from the NE
(31 kph at 45).
46
SHIP2057
59 km S
15m alt.
2 hours ago
- km
Selfossflugvollur
66 km WSW
10m alt.
1 hour ago
3.6° C
-
31
Fresh winds from the ENE
(31 kph at 66).
41
68 km W
101m alt.
39 minutes ago
3° C
Dry
13
Light winds from the ESE
(13 kph at 114).
21
Stórhöfði
71 km S
124m alt.
2 hours ago
5.5° C
No report.
54
Near gales from the E
(54 kph at 100).

* 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.