Hekla
Weather Forecast, Iceland

 

Days 0-3 Hekla Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sat afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -2°C on Mon night, min -5°C on Sat afternoon). Winds increasing (light winds from the SE on Sun afternoon, extremely windy from the ESE by Mon night).

Days 3-6 Hekla Weather Summary:

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Tue morning. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -2°C on Wed night, min -4°C on Tue night). Winds decreasing (stormy winds from the ESE on Tue morning, light winds from the NE by Thu night).

Days 6-9 Hekla Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -4°C on Fri afternoon, min -8°C on Sun night). Winds decreasing (gales from the N on Sat morning, moderate winds from the N by Mon morning).

Friday
21
Saturday
22
Sunday
23
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
snow showers
light snow
partially cloudy
light snow
partially cloudy
snow showers
light snow
partially cloudy
snow showers
light snow
partially cloudy
light snow
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
Wind km/h
70 SSE70
55 SSE55
55 SE55
25 ESE25
15 SE15
50 SE50
50 SE50
85 ESE85
145 ESE145
90 ESE90
55 ESE55
30 ESE30
30 ESE30
65 ESE65
55 E55
30 E30
25 ESE25
15 NE15
45 NE45
40 NE40
55 NNE55
65 N65
65 NNE65
55 NNE55
45 NE45
40 NE40
30 NE30
snow shwrs light snow some clouds light snow some clouds snow shwrs light snow some clouds snow shwrs light snow some clouds light snow light snow light snow some clouds some clouds some clouds clear clear clear clear clear some clouds clear clear clear clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
1 3 - 1 - 2 3 - 1 2 - 1 1 2 - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
-4 -5 -5 -5 -5 -4 -4 -4 -2 -3 -3 -3 -3 -3 -2 -3 -3 -4 -4 -4 -4 -7 -5 -5 -5 -6 -7
Low °C
-4 -5 -5 -5 -5 -4 -5 -5 -3 -3 -3 -4 -3 -3 -3 -3 -3 -4 -5 -5 -6 -7 -6 -6 -6 -7 -8
Chill °C
-15 -15 -16 -12 -11 -12 -14 -17 -15 -14 -12 -11 -10 -13 -10 -11 -10 -9 -13 -13 -14 -19 -16 -16 -15 -15 -16
Freezing level m
900 850 650 700 700 900 900 750 1000 1050 1000 1000 950 1000 1050 1050 900 650 400 450 400 0 250 250 0 0 0
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
-4-5-5-5-5-4-4-4-2-3-3-3-3-3-2-3-3-4-4-4-4-7-5-5-5-6-7321113324433233221000-2-1-1-2-2-3
Sunrise
11:03 - - 11:04 - - 11:06 - - 11:07 - - 11:07 - - 11:08 - - 11:10 - - 11:10 - - 11:11 - -
Sunset
- 3:22 - - 3:22 - - 3:22 - - 3:22 - - 3:22 - - 3:22 - - 3:22 - - 3:22 - - 3:23 -

Issued local time.

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.WeatherWind
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
Selfoss
68 km W
101m alt.
1 hour ago
4° C
Dry
19
Light winds from the ENE
(19 kph at 78).
SHIP1331
81 km S
3m alt.
3 hours ago
Kopavogur
104 km WSW
139m alt.
1 hour ago
6° C
Dry
21
Moderate winds from the SE
(21 kph at 138).
Reykjavik (notam)
108 km WSW
61m alt.
1 hour ago
5.9° C
partially cloudy
No report.
26
Moderate winds from the ESE
(26 kph at 110).
25 km
Reykjavik Airport
110 km WSW
61m alt.
1 hour ago
6° C
rain showers
Shower light rain shower.
19
Light winds from the E.(Wind varies from 070 to 130 degs)
(19 kph at 90).
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. We also include passing Ship data if it is recorded close to Hekla and within an acceptable time window.