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– Lat/Long: 63.98° N 19.70° W

IcHekla
Weather Forecast, Iceland

Issued: 11pm Tue 20 Apr Local Time
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Hekla Weather (Days 0-3):

Mostly dry. Temperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Thu afternoon, min -6°C on Tue night). Winds increasing (light winds from the SW on Wed night, strong winds from the S by Thu night).

(Days 3-6):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Sat night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Fri night, min -5°C on Mon afternoon). Winds increasing (light winds from the WSW on Sat night, strong winds from the NE by Mon afternoon).

(Days 6-9):

A dusting of new snow. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -4°C on Tue night, min -9°C on Thu morning). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the NE on Mon night, calm by Wed afternoon).

(Days 10-12):

Mostly dry. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -8°C on Thu night, min -12°C on Sun morning). Winds increasing (light winds from the N on Thu night, strong winds from the ENE by Fri night).

Tue
20
Wednesday
21
Thursday
22
Friday
23
Saturday
24
Sunday
25
Monday
26
Tuesday
27
Wednesday
28
Thursday
29
Friday
30
Saturday
1
Sun
2
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 PM
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
light snow
cloudy
light snow
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
35 W35
30 WSW30
25 SW25
15 SSW15
15 S15
20 S20
40 S40
25 SSW25
30 SSW30
30 S30
25 S25
30 SSE30
15 SE15
20 NNW20
40 NNE40
30 NE30
25 NE25
50 NE50
45 NE45
50 ENE50
15 ENE15
15 NNE15
25 NNE25
5 ENE5
10 NW10
15 NNE15
10 NNE10
10 NNW10
25 NE25
15 ENE15
35 ENE35
45 ENE45
35 ENE35
30 ENE30
35 NE35
20 NE20
some clouds cloudy cloudy some clouds cloudy cloudy cloudy cloudy cloudy light snow cloudy light snow light snow light snow some clouds clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds cloudy some clouds snow shwrs clear clear clear clear some clouds clear some clouds cloudy some clouds some clouds some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - 1 - 1 4 2 - - - - - - - - - - 1 - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
-5 -6 -5 -4 -2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 -2 0 0 -2 -3 -6 -8 -6 -4 -4 -6 -7 -8 -8 -8 -8 -8 -8 -10 -10 -10 -11 -9
Low °C
-6 -6 -5 -5 -3 -1 0 0 0 0 -1 -1 -2 -2 -1 -2 -2 -5 -7 -8 -8 -5 -5 -6 -8 -9 -8 -8 -9 -8 -10 -11 -10 -11 -12 -10
Chill °C
-14 -14 -13 -9 -7 -7 -7 -6 -6 -5 -6 -6 -7 -8 -7 -7 -8 -12 -16 -19 -12 -12 -11 -9 -11 -14 -13 -14 -16 -14 -14 -21 -20 -19 -20 -16
Freezing level m
0 600 750 400 900 1250 1450 1400 1550 1500 1550 1300 1350 1100 1350 1450 950 1000 0 250 650 400 650 800 350 400 600 300 200 600 0 0 400 0 0 450
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
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Sunrise
- 5:26 - - 5:22 - - 5:20 - - 5:16 - - 5:13 - - 5:09 - - 5:05 - - 5:01 - - 4:58 - - 4:54 - - 4:52 - - 4:48 -
Sunset
- - 9:09 - - 9:13 - - 9:15 - - 9:19 - - 9:22 - - 9:24 - - 9:28 - - 9:31 - - 9:35 - - 9:37 - - 9:40 - - 9:44

Hekla Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Hekla is: Mostly dryTemperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Thu afternoon, min -6°C on Tue night)Winds increasing (light winds from the SW on Wed night, strong winds from the S by Thu night).

Hekla Weather (Days 3-6):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Sat nightFreeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Fri night, min -5°C on Mon afternoon)Winds increasing (light winds from the WSW on Sat night, strong winds from the NE by Mon afternoon).

Hekla Weather (Days 6-9):

A dusting of new snowTemperatures will be below freezing (max -4°C on Tue night, min -9°C on Thu morning)Winds decreasing (strong winds from the NE on Mon night, calm by Wed afternoon).

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
Burfell
11 km N
248m alt.
2 hours ago
-1.0° C
No report.
9
Light winds from the SSW
(9 kph at 200).
Vestmannaeyjar Lighthouse
71 km S
124m alt.
2 hours ago
3.6° C
No report.
2
Calm
(2 kph at 120).
Eyrarbakki
72 km WSW
5m alt.
2 hours ago
-1.4° C
No report.
4
Calm
(4 kph at 40).
SHIP971
81 km S
3m alt.
2 hours ago
Kirkjubaejarklaustu
83 km ESE
38m alt.
2 hours ago
0.1° C
-
20
Moderate winds from the WNW
(20 kph at 290).

* 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.