Herðubreið
Weather Forecast, Iceland

 

Days 0-3 Herðubreið Weather Summary:

Moderate rain (total 12mm), heaviest on Tue night. Mild temperatures (max 8°C on Sun afternoon, min 3°C on Tue night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 Herðubreið Weather Summary:

Heavy rain (total 23mm), heaviest during Wed night. Later becoming colder with a dusting of snow on Wed night. Mild temperatures (max 6°C on Fri afternoon, min 1°C on Thu night). Winds increasing (light winds from the WNW on Thu night, gales from the SSE by Fri night).

Days 6-9 Herðubreið Weather Summary:

Mild with moderate rain (total 18mm) on Sat afternoon, Becoming colder with a light covering of snow, mostly falling on Tue night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 6°C on Sun afternoon, min -2°C on Tue night). Winds increasing (light winds from the WSW on Sat night, near gales from the WNW by Mon night).

Saturday
25
Sunday
26
Monday
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
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
rain showers
partially cloudy
rain showers
rain showers
rain showers
partially cloudy
rain showers
light snow
moderate rain
light rain
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
rain showers
light rain
heavy rain
rain showers
clear
cloudy
partially cloudy
rain showers
light snow
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
5 SW5
10 W10
15 WSW15
15 WSW15
15 WSW15
10 SSW10
10 SW10
5 W5
10 N10
10 ENE10
15 E15
15 NE15
20 N20
30 NNW30
20 NW20
10 SSW10
25 SSW25
60 SSE60
20 W20
50 NW50
40 NW40
15 SSE15
35 WSW35
25 WSW25
20 W20
45 WNW45
60 WNW60
some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds rain shwrs some clouds rain shwrs rain shwrs rain shwrs some clouds rain shwrs light snow mod. rain light rain some clouds clear some clouds rain shwrs light rain heavy rain rain shwrs clear cloudy some clouds rain shwrs light snow some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - 1 - 1 2 8 - 2 7 6 5 - - - 3 1 13 2 - - - 1 1 -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - 1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - 1 -
High °C
5 8 7 6 7 6 5 6 6 4 4 4 3 3 2 4 6 6 4 4 4 5 6 4 3 3 0
Low °C
4 7 5 5 7 5 5 6 3 3 4 2 2 2 1 2 4 3 4 4 4 4 5 1 2 0 -1
Chill °C
3 6 4 3 4 3 2 6 4 1 1 0 -2 -3 -3 0 2 -1 0 -3 -2 2 1 -1 -2 -4 -8
Freezing level m
1700 1850 1800 1750 1900 1800 1650 1800 1700 1450 1600 1450 1350 1350 1200 1350 1750 1900 1600 1600 1700 1850 1750 1350 1250 1400 900
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
021111011-10-1-2-2-2-112-10110-1-2-2-45876765664443324664445643301316151515141315131212111010913141212111112141110118
Sunrise
5:01 - - 5:03 - - 5:07 - - 5:09 - - 5:13 - - 5:16 - - 5:20 - - 5:22 - - 5:26 - -
Sunset
- 9:14 - - 9:09 - - 9:07 - - 9:02 - - 8:59 - - 8:54 - - 8:52 - - 8:47 - - 8:44 -

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Herðubreið at the specific elevation of 1000 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Herðubreið. 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
Egilsstadir Airport
91 km E
38m alt.
1 hour ago
12° C
clear
-
7
Light winds from the SSW
(7 kph at 200).
Akureyri Airport
97 km WNW
27m alt.
1 hour ago
13° C
clear
-
6
Light winds from the SSE.(Wind varies from 100 to 220 degs)
(6 kph at 160).
Hjardarnes Horna
111 km SSE
7m alt.
1 hour ago
13° C
clear
-
11
Light winds from the SE
(11 kph at 140).
SHIP1417
151 km NW
3m alt.
2 hours ago
Selfoss
254 km SW
101m alt.
1 hour ago
11° C
Dry
0
Calm
(0 kph at 5).

* 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 Herðubreið and within an acceptable time window.