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– Lat/Long: 63.98° N 19.70° W

IcHekla
Weather Forecast, Iceland

Issued: 11am Fri 16 Apr Local Time
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Hekla Weather (Days 0-3):

Light rain (total 4mm) on Fri morning. Becoming colder with heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sun night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Fri morning, min -7°C on Sun night). Winds increasing (calm on Sat afternoon, strong winds from the SW by Sun afternoon).

(Days 3-6):

A dusting of snow on Mon afternoon. Freezing level rising with drizzle on Wed night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 3°C on Wed afternoon, min -6°C on Mon night). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 6-9):

Light rain (total 7mm) at first, then becoming colder with a dusting of snow on Sat night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 6°C on Fri morning, min 0°C on Sat night). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 10-12):

Mostly dry. Mild temperatures (max 6°C on Tue afternoon, min 1°C on Sun morning). Wind will be generally light.

Friday
16
Saturday
17
Sunday
18
Monday
19
Tuesday
20
Wednesday
21
Thursday
22
Friday
23
Saturday
24
Sunday
25
Monday
26
Tuesday
27
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 night
light snow
light snow
light snow
cloudy
cloudy
light snow
light snow
light snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
light snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
light rain
light rain
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
rain showers
light rain
light rain
light snow
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
30 SSE30
40 SSW40
35 SSW35
15 SSE15
10 SE10
30 WSW30
40 SSW40
40 SW40
15 WSW15
5 S5
20 SW20
20 W20
15 W15
25 W25
10 SSW10
10 SSE10
15 SE15
20 SSE20
15 SSE15
15 SE15
10 ESE10
25 ESE25
5 ESE5
10 E10
10 ENE10
10 ENE10
10 ENE10
10 ENE10
5 ENE5
5 SSE5
5 ESE5
5 ESE5
5 SE5
5 ESE5
5 SSE5
10 SE10
light snow light snow light snow cloudy cloudy light snow light snow light snow snow shwrs some clouds light snow some clouds some clouds clear some clouds cloudy cloudy light rain light rain cloudy cloudy cloudy cloudy rain shwrs light rain light rain light snow cloudy cloudy some clouds cloudy cloudy some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
4 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 1 2 - - - - 3 1 1 - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
2 2 3 - - 5 3 4 4 - 1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 2 - - - - - - - - -
High °C
2 0 -1 1 1 0 -2 -1 -3 -2 -1 -3 -1 1 -1 2 3 3 4 4 5 6 6 5 4 3 2 1 2 2 3 3 3 5 6 4
Low °C
2 0 -1 0 1 -3 -2 -2 -7 -4 -2 -6 -3 1 -2 1 2 3 3 4 4 5 5 5 4 3 0 1 2 2 3 3 2 4 5 3
Chill °C
-4 -8 -9 -3 -2 -6 -10 -9 -10 -6 -7 -9 -6 -5 -6 -1 -2 -2 1 1 2 3 5 4 1 0 -2 -2 2 2 1 1 1 5 6 2
Freezing level m
850 500 400 500 700 150 250 350 0 0 350 0 0 600 0 750 850 1000 1200 1250 1500 1600 1700 1500 1400 1350 1100 750 900 800 1150 1250 1200 1150 1250 1300
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
-4-7-7-5-4-6-9-9-10-10-10-10-8-6-4-3-3-2-101110-1-1-1-2-2-2-1-1-1-2-1-120-1110-2-1-3-2-1-3-11-1233445665432122333564
Sunrise
5:43 - - 5:41 - - 5:37 - - 5:33 - - 5:30 - - 5:26 - - 5:22 - - 5:20 - - 5:16 - - 5:13 - - 5:09 - - 5:05 - -
Sunset
- 8:53 - - 8:57 - - 9:00 - - 9:02 - - 9:06 - - 9:09 - - 9:13 - - 9:15 - - 9:19 - - 9:22 - - 9:24 - - 9:28 -

Hekla Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Hekla is: Light rain (total 4mm) on Fri morning. Becoming colder with heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sun nightFreeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Fri morning, min -7°C on Sun night)Winds increasing (calm on Sat afternoon, strong winds from the SW by Sun afternoon).

Hekla Weather (Days 3-6):

A dusting of snow on Mon afternoon. Freezing level rising with drizzle on Wed nightFreeze-thaw conditions (max 3°C on Wed afternoon, min -6°C on Mon night)Wind will be generally light.

Hekla Weather (Days 6-9):

Light rain (total 7mm) at first, then becoming colder with a dusting of snow on Sat nightFreeze-thaw conditions (max 6°C on Fri morning, min 0°C on Sat night)Wind will be generally light.

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
Burfell
11 km N
248m alt.
2 hours ago
6.1° C
No report.
15
Light winds from the SSW
(15 kph at 210).
Vestmannaeyjar Lighthouse
69 km S
124m alt.
53 minutes ago
5.6° C
partially cloudy
No report.
69
Gales from the SSW
(69 kph at 210).
Low: scattered
Mid: broken
Eyrarbakki
72 km WSW
5m alt.
2 hours ago
5.9° C
-
46
Strong winds from the SSW
(46 kph at 200).
SHIP2674
81 km S
3m alt.
2 hours ago
Kirkjubaejarklaustu
83 km ESE
38m alt.
2 hours ago
8.3° C
-
31
Fresh winds from the SE
(31 kph at 170).

* 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.