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– Lat/Long: 63.98° N 19.70° W

IcHekla
Weather Forecast, Iceland

Issued: 5pm Thu 05 Aug Local Time
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Mountain icon 2 Hekla Elevations: 2 Forecast Elevations:
 

Hekla Weather (Days 0-3):

Heavy rain (total 23mm), heaviest during Thu night. Mild temperatures (max 5°C on Sat night, min 3°C on Thu night). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 3-6):

Heavy rain (total 34mm), heaviest during Tue night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 7°C on Mon night, min 0°C on Wed morning). Mainly stormy winds.

(Days 6-9):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Wed night. Turning milder with moderate rain (total 12mm), heaviest on Thu night. Mild temperatures (max 5°C on Thu night, min 1°C on Wed afternoon). Winds decreasing (extremely windy from the ESE on Wed night, fresh winds from the S by Sat morning).

(Days 10-12):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Sat afternoon. Becoming milder with light rain (total 8mm) on Mon afternoon. Temperatures will be slightly above freezing (max 3°C on Mon afternoon, min 1°C on Sat afternoon). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the SSE on Sat night, calm by Tue morning).

Thu
5
Friday
6
Saturday
7
Sunday
8
Monday
9
Tuesday
10
Wednesday
11
Thursday
12
Friday
13
Saturday
14
Sunday
15
Monday
16
Tue
17
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partially cloudy
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light snow
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rain shwrs rain shwrs some clouds light rain rain shwrs light rain light rain rain shwrs some clouds light rain light rain cloudy cloudy some clouds light rain mod. rain rain shwrs some clouds some clouds snow shwrs light snow snow shwrs heavy rain rain shwrs some clouds some clouds cloudy light snow light snow cloudy light snow snow shwrs some clouds rain shwrs rain shwrs rain shwrs
Wind km/h
0
5
0
10
5
5
0
15
20
15
25
35
25
30
80
90
25
55
75
115
65
35
60
35
40
45
30
25
25
25
30
25
10
5
10
5
Snow
 mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 11 2 1 - - - - - 1 3 - 1 1 - - - -
Rain
 mm
2 7 - 2 2 1 4 5 - 1 1 - - - 1 10 21 - - - - - 11 1 - - - - - - - - - 3 2 1
Max °C
4 4 4 4 4 4 4 5 5 6 6 4 6 7 7 7 3 1 2 1 1 2 5 3 3 2 2 2 1 1 1 2 2 3 3 3
Min °C
4 3 3 4 3 3 4 4 5 6 4 4 5 6 7 7 1 0 1 1 1 2 2 3 2 1 2 1 1 1 1 1 1 3 2 2
 Chill °C
4 4 4 2 3 2 4 1 1 3 2 -2 3 1 0 0 1 -8 -7 -9 -8 -4 -1 -3 -3 -5 -4 -3 -5 -5 -5 -3 2 3 1 1
2100 2150 2050 2100 2050 2000 2100 2200 2300 2400 2400 2700 2950 3150 3350 3000 2050 1500 1700 1850 1700 1800 2300 2150 1900 1800 1800 1800 1700 1700 1700 1650 1700 1900 1850 1850
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
44444445566467773121125332221112233312111211101212111414131112121313899881011111199988991011910
Sunrise
- - 4:41 - - 4:45 - - 4:48 - - 4:52 - - 4:54 - - 4:58 - - 5:01 - - 5:03 - - 5:07 - - 5:09 - - 5:13 - - 5:16
Sunset
10:07 - - 10:04 - - 10:00 - - 9:57 - - 9:53 - - 9:50 - - 9:46 - - 9:44 - - 9:39 - - 9:37 - - 9:32 - - 9:30 - -

Hekla Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Hekla is: Heavy rain (total 23mm), heaviest during Thu night. Mild temperatures (max 5°C on Sat night, min 3°C on Thu night). Wind will be generally light.

Hekla Weather (Days 3-6):

Heavy rain (total 34mm), heaviest during Tue night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 7°C on Mon night, min 0°C on Wed morning). Mainly stormy winds.

Hekla Weather (Days 6-9):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Wed night. Turning milder with moderate rain (total 12mm), heaviest on Thu night. Mild temperatures (max 5°C on Thu night, min 1°C on Wed afternoon). Winds decreasing (extremely windy from the ESE on Wed night, fresh winds from the S by Sat morning).

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
Burfell
11 km N
248m alt.
2 hours ago
10.9° C
No report.
13
Light winds from the WSW
(13 kph at 250).
Selfoss
68 km W
101m alt.
52 minutes ago
12° C
Dry
6
Light winds from the NNW
(6 kph at 330).
13
Vestmannaeyjar Lighthouse
71 km S
124m alt.
2 hours ago
12.1° C
No report.
13
Light winds from the W
(13 kph at 270).
Eyrarbakki
72 km WSW
5m alt.
2 hours ago
14.2° C
No report.
11
Light winds from the SW
(11 kph at 220).
SHIP10958
81 km S
3m alt.
1 hour ago

* 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.