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Hekla
Weather Forecast, Iceland

Issued: 11pm Thu 04 Jun Local Time
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Hekla Weather (Days 0-3):

Mostly dry. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Sun afternoon, min -7°C on Thu night). Winds decreasing (near gales from the NE on Fri morning, light winds from the WNW by Sat night).

(Days 3-6):

Light rain (total 7mm) at first, then becoming colder with a dusting of snow on Mon night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 5°C on Tue night, min -3°C on Mon night). Mainly severe gales.

(Days 6-9):

A dusting of snow giving way to moderate rain (total 17mm) heaviest on Thu night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 5°C on Thu night, min -3°C on Wed night). Winds decreasing (near gales from the SW on Wed night, light winds from the SE by Sat morning).

Thursday
11
Friday
12
Sat
13
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
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
light rain
cloudy
light rain
light snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
light rain
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
light snow
moderate rain
light rain
light rain
cloudy
cloudy
light rain
Wind km/h
35 NNE35
50 NE50
40 NNE40
40 NNE40
20 NNE20
10 NNW10
10 WSW10
20 SW20
20 SW20
25 SW25
20 S20
35 SSE35
40 SSW40
35 SW35
25 SSW25
45 SSE45
75 SSW75
60 SSW60
45 SSW45
25 S25
20 SSE20
35 SSE35
25 SSE25
30 SSW30
15 SSE15
10 SE10
10 ESE10
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Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - 1 - 3 2 - - - 1 - - - 2 8 2 3 - - 2
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - 1 - - - - - - - 1 - - - - - -
High °C
-5 -6 -3 -1 0 0 0 -1 2 3 4 4 3 -2 0 5 4 -2 -3 -1 3 5 5 4 4 4 3
Low °C
-7 -7 -4 -4 -1 0 -1 -1 0 3 4 3 -3 -3 -2 -1 1 -3 -3 -3 0 5 5 4 3 3 3
Chill °C
-14 -16 -11 -9 -5 -3 -2 -7 -4 -2 0 -2 -4 -9 -5 -2 -4 -12 -12 -7 -3 -1 0 -1 0 2 0
Freezing level m
800 650 1050 1050 1400 1450 1400 1300 1500 2000 2100 2200 1800 1050 1250 2800 2400 1200 1050 1200 1600 2700 2450 2300 2200 2250 2200
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
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-5-6-3-1000-123443-2054-2-3-1355444343647877781010968910556799991111
Sunrise
- 3:04 - - 3:02 - - 3:01 - - 3:00 - - 2:58 - - 2:57 - - 2:55 - - 2:54 - - 2:53 -
Sunset
- - 11:30 - - 11:32 - - 11:35 - - 11:37 - - 11:38 - - 11:40 - - 11:42 - - 11:44 - - 11:45

Hekla Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Hekla is: Mostly dryFreeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Sun afternoon, min -7°C on Thu night)Winds decreasing (near gales from the NE on Fri morning, light winds from the WNW by Sat night).

Hekla Weather (Days 3-6):

Light rain (total 7mm) at first, then becoming colder with a dusting of snow on Mon nightFreeze-thaw conditions (max 5°C on Tue night, min -3°C on Mon night)Mainly severe gales.

Hekla Weather (Days 6-9):

A dusting of snow giving way to moderate rain (total 17mm) heaviest on Thu nightFreeze-thaw conditions (max 5°C on Thu night, min -3°C on Wed night)Winds decreasing (near gales from the SW on Wed night, light winds from the SE 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.WeatherWind
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
Selfoss
68 km W
101m alt.
2 hours ago
3° C
Dry
35
Fresh winds from the NNE
(35 kph at 22).
Vestmannaeyjar Lighthouse
71 km S
124m alt.
48 minutes ago
3.8° C
No report.
33
Fresh winds from the N
(33 kph at 360).
Eyrarbakki
72 km WSW
5m alt.
48 minutes ago
4.5° C
-
24
Moderate winds from the N
(24 kph at 350).
SHIP631
81 km S
3m alt.
3 hours ago
Kirkjubaejarklaustu
83 km ESE
38m alt.
48 minutes ago
4.4° C
-
24
Moderate winds from the NNW
(24 kph at 340).

* 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.