Herðubreið
Weather Forecast, Iceland

 

Days 0-3 Herðubreið Weather Summary:

Light rain (total 4mm), mostly falling on Sat afternoon. Very mild (max 12°C on Sun afternoon, min 4°C on Sun night). Winds increasing (light winds from the SSE on Sun morning, stormy winds from the WSW by Sun night).

Days 3-6 Herðubreið Weather Summary:

Moderate rain (total 17mm), heaviest on Wed afternoon. Mild temperatures (max 7°C on Wed night, min 1°C on Mon night). Winds decreasing (stormy winds from the WSW on Mon morning, calm by Wed night).

Days 6-9 Herðubreið Weather Summary:

Moderate rain (total 16mm) heaviest on Fri night, then becoming colder with a dusting of snow on Sat night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 9°C on Fri afternoon, min -1°C on Sat night). Winds increasing (calm on Thu afternoon, strong winds from the NNW by Sat night).

Thursday
28
Friday
29
Saturday
30
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
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
light rain
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
rain showers
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
rain showers
light rain
heavy rain
cloudy
cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
rain showers
moderate rain
light rain
light snow
Wind km/h
50 WSW50
45 WSW45
30 W30
15 S15
25 SSW25
35 WSW35
15 SW15
20 SSE20
70 SSW70
90 WSW90
75 SW75
85 WSW85
65 WSW65
50 WSW50
35 SW35
15 SSW15
15 SSE15
10 SW10
5 N5
5 NNE5
5 SW5
15 ESE15
25 ESE25
30 ESE30
35 NE35
25 NNE25
40 NNW40
clear clear some clouds clear light rain some clouds clear some clouds rain shwrs clear clear some clouds clear clear some clouds rain shwrs light rain heavy rain cloudy cloudy clear some clouds some clouds rain shwrs mod. rain light rain light snow
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - 2 - - - 2 - - - - - - 1 5 11 - - - - - 4 7 4 1
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 3
High °C
7 7 8 11 11 8 10 12 10 5 6 4 4 5 4 5 6 7 5 6 7 8 9 7 5 4 3
Low °C
7 7 7 10 9 7 8 10 4 3 5 1 3 5 3 4 6 5 5 6 7 8 9 5 4 4 -1
Chill °C
1 2 4 9 8 4 8 10 5 -3 -1 -4 -3 -1 -2 2 3 5 4 5 7 6 6 3 0 -1 -4
Freezing level m
2550 2350 2450 2550 2550 2500 2550 2750 2550 1400 1900 1150 1300 1600 1400 1500 2050 2200 2100 2200 2450 2650 2700 1950 1850 1800 1250
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
1:58 - - 1:59 - - 2:00 - - 2:00 - - 2:01 - - 2:03 - - 2:05 - - 2:08 - - 2:10 - -
Sunset
- 0:15 - - 0:15 - - 0:15 - - 0:14 - - 0:13 - - 0:12 - - 0:10 - - 0:09 - - 0:07 -

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.
39 minutes ago
17° C
clear
-
19
Light winds from the SW
(19 kph at 220).
Akureyri Airport
97 km WNW
27m alt.
39 minutes ago
14° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
37
Fresh winds from the S
(37 kph at 170).
Low: scattered
Akureyri
98 km WNW
27m alt.
4 hours ago
12.1° C
-
19
Light winds from the SE
(19 kph at 160).
50 km
Mid: scattered
Husavik wx
107 km NW
7m alt.
39 minutes ago
-
4
Calm
(4 kph at 203).
10.0 km
Hjardarnes Horna
111 km SSE
7m alt.
39 minutes ago
12° C
clear
-
19
Light winds from the SW
(19 kph at 220).
Low: few
Mid: few
High: broken

* 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.