Hekla
Weather Forecast, Iceland

 

Days 0-3 Hekla Weather Summary:

Heavy rain (total 41mm), heaviest during Tue afternoon. Mild temperatures (max 8°C on Wed afternoon, min 5°C on Tue night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 Hekla Weather Summary:

Light rain (total 2mm), mostly falling on Wed night. Very mild (max 11°C on Thu afternoon, min 6°C on Wed night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 6-9 Hekla Weather Summary:

Heavy rain (total 26mm), heaviest during Sat night. Mild temperatures (max 8°C on Sat night, min 2°C on Tue night). Winds increasing (light winds from the SW on Sun night, strong winds from the WSW by Tue afternoon).

Sunday
26
Monday
27
Tue
28
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
light rain
light rain
heavy rain
moderate rain
heavy rain
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light rain
rain showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
moderate rain
light rain
partially cloudy
rain showers
rain showers
rain showers
partially cloudy
clear
rain showers
Wind km/h
10 WSW10
15 SSW15
15 SSW15
10 SSW10
5 WSW5
10 W10
5 SSW5
5 E5
0 E0
5 E5
10 NNE10
15 NNE15
10 NNE10
5 NE5
10 WSW10
5 SSE5
5 SE5
10 SW10
25 S25
25 SW25
15 SW15
10 SSW10
10 WSW10
20 SW20
15 SSW15
25 SW25
35 WSW35
some clouds light rain light rain heavy rain mod. rain heavy rain some clouds some clouds light rain rain shwrs some clouds some clouds clear clear clear clear clear clear mod. rain light rain some clouds rain shwrs rain shwrs rain shwrs some clouds clear rain shwrs
Rain
Rain mm
- 1 4 12 9 11 - - 4 2 - - - - - - - - 8 1 - 4 1 2 - - 3
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
7 7 7 7 7 7 6 7 8 7 9 11 9 9 10 8 8 9 8 6 6 6 5 5 4 5 5
Low °C
6 7 7 6 6 6 5 6 8 6 7 10 6 8 9 6 7 8 7 6 6 4 4 5 3 3 3
Chill °C
4 4 4 5 6 5 4 7 8 6 7 9 7 9 9 6 7 7 4 2 3 5 1 1 0 1 0
Freezing level m
1600 1600 1600 1600 1500 1500 1500 1400 1550 1600 1550 1750 1700 1550 1700 1750 1850 1850 1650 1300 1400 1200 1050 1150 1000 950 1050
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
1111000011121011112-100-3-3-3-3-377777767879119910889866655455
Sunrise
- 5:24 - - 5:28 - - 5:31 - - 5:33 - - 5:37 - - 5:39 - - 5:41 - - 5:45 - - 5:48 -
Sunset
- - 9:16 - - 9:13 - - 9:09 - - 9:06 - - 9:02 - - 8:59 - - 8:55 - - 8:52 - - 8:49

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Hekla at the specific elevation of 500 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
SHIP2298
59 km S
3m alt.
4 hours ago
Selfoss
68 km W
101m alt.
2 hours ago
8° C
Dry
5
Calm
(5 kph at 138).
Jaoar Stokkseyri wx
68 km SW
10m alt.
51 minutes ago
10.3° C
cloudy
Overcast
17
Light winds from the SW
(17 kph at 227).
10.0 km
Kopavogur
104 km WSW
139m alt.
3 hours ago
8° C
Dry
11
Light winds from the WSW
(11 kph at 248).
Reykjavik(notam)
108 km WSW
61m alt.
3 hours ago
8.2° C
-
7
Light winds from the SE
(7 kph at 180).
40 km

* 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.