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Hekla
Weather Forecast, Iceland

 

Hekla Weather (Days 0-3):

Moderate rain (total 10mm), heaviest on Sun night. Very mild (max 12°C on Sun morning, min 8°C on Tue morning). Winds increasing (light winds from the SE on Mon morning, strong winds from the ESE by Tue afternoon).

(Days 3-6):

Light rain (total 2mm), mostly falling on Wed morning. Very mild (max 13°C on Thu afternoon, min 6°C on Fri afternoon). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the ESE on Tue night, moderate winds from the E by Wed night).

(Days 6-9):

Mostly dry. Mild temperatures (max 7°C on Sat morning, min 1°C on Sun night). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the NE on Sat afternoon, light winds from the NE by Mon afternoon).

Saturday
28
Sunday
29
Mon
30
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
rain showers
light rain
light rain
light rain
partially cloudy
rain showers
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
light rain
cloudy
light rain
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
Wind km/h
40 SE40
40 ESE40
40 SE40
15 SE15
15 SE15
15 SE15
25 E25
30 ESE30
40 ESE40
35 ESE35
30 ESE30
35 ESE35
35 E35
25 ENE25
45 ENE45
45 ENE45
45 NE45
35 NE35
20 ENE20
25 ENE25
35 NE35
30 ENE30
30 ENE30
35 NE35
15 ENE15
20 ENE20
10 ENE10
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Rain
Rain mm
- 1 2 4 1 - 2 - - - 1 - 1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
11 12 12 11 11 12 11 10 11 11 11 12 11 12 13 11 9 7 6 7 7 4 3 4 2 2 3
Low °C
11 12 11 10 9 11 9 8 10 10 10 12 10 10 12 9 8 6 5 6 6 3 3 3 1 1 2
Chill °C
8 9 9 8 10 10 9 6 7 7 8 9 8 9 10 7 4 2 2 3 2 -2 -3 -2 -3 -2 0
Freezing level m
3200 2750 2900 2750 2300 2950 2600 2050 2400 2400 2350 2350 2400 2300 2250 2200 2000 1750 1800 1850 1750 1250 1000 1100 750 650 900
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
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Sunrise
- 7:00 - - 7:03 - - 7:05 - - 7:09 - - 7:11 - - 7:13 - - 7:16 - - 7:20 - - 7:22 -
Sunset
- - 7:20 - - 7:16 - - 7:13 - - 7:09 - - 7:06 - - 7:02 - - 6:59 - - 6:55 - - 6:52

Hekla Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Hekla is: Moderate rain (total 10mm), heaviest on Sun nightVery mild (max 12°C on Sun morning, min 8°C on Tue morning)Winds increasing (light winds from the SE on Mon morning, strong winds from the ESE by Tue afternoon).

Hekla Weather (Days 3-6):

Light rain (total 2mm), mostly falling on Wed morningVery mild (max 13°C on Thu afternoon, min 6°C on Fri afternoon)Winds decreasing (strong winds from the ESE on Tue night, moderate winds from the E by Wed night).

Hekla Weather (Days 6-9):

Mostly dryMild temperatures (max 7°C on Sat morning, min 1°C on Sun night)Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the NE on Sat afternoon, light winds from the NE by Mon afternoon).

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
Burfell
11 km N
248m alt.
1 hour ago
12.4° C
No report.
44
Strong winds from the E
(44 kph at 90).
Selfoss
68 km W
101m alt.
2 hours ago
12° C
Dry
14
Light winds from the E
(14 kph at 94).
Vestmannaeyjar Lighthouse
71 km S
124m alt.
1 hour ago
10.1° C
No report.
89
Stormy winds from the E
(89 kph at 100).
SHIP2661
81 km S
3m alt.
2 hours ago
Kirkjubaejarklaustu
83 km ESE
38m alt.
1 hour ago
10.2° C
-
9
Light winds from the NE
(9 kph at 50).

* 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.