Herðubreið
Weather Forecast, Iceland

 

Days 0-3 Herðubreið Weather Summary:

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Sat night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Fri afternoon, min -3°C on Sat night). Winds decreasing (severe gales from the SE on Fri night, light winds from the SE by Sun night).

Days 3-6 Herðubreið Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Tue night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Mon morning, min -2°C on Mon afternoon). Winds decreasing (severe gales from the E on Mon night, calm by Tue night).

Days 6-9 Herðubreið Weather Summary:

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Thu afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -3°C on Thu morning, min -9°C on Sat night). Wind will be generally light.

Thursday
20
Friday
21
Saturday
22
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
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light snow
partially cloudy
moderate snow
partially cloudy
light snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
light snow
light snow
cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
45 SSW45
50 SSE50
70 SSE70
60 SSE60
45 SSE45
25 ESE25
55 ESE55
55 ESE55
15 SE15
45 SSE45
45 SE45
75 ESE75
65 E65
40 E40
30 NNW30
20 SSE20
5 N5
20 SE20
15 ENE15
20 NNE20
15 NNE15
10 NNE10
5 ENE5
10 WNW10
20 NNW20
25 NNW25
10 NW10
clear some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds snow shwrs light snow light snow some clouds clear some clouds some clouds light snow some clouds mod. snow some clouds light snow snow shwrs some clouds light snow light snow cloudy some clouds clear some clouds some clouds some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - 3 3 1 - - - - 2 - 6 - 1 2 - 3 2 - - - - - -
High °C
-1 1 1 -1 -2 -2 -1 0 0 0 -1 -2 0 0 -1 0 -1 -1 -2 -3 -4 -6 -6 -5 -7 -8 -8
Low °C
-2 -1 0 -1 -2 -3 -2 0 -1 -1 -2 -2 -1 0 -2 0 -1 -2 -3 -3 -6 -7 -7 -6 -8 -8 -9
Chill °C
-9 -7 -9 -10 -11 -10 -10 -8 -7 -8 -9 -12 -8 -7 -7 -5 -1 -4 -7 -9 -10 -11 -6 -10 -14 -16 -12
Freezing level m
800 700 1150 900 650 350 700 900 900 850 700 700 800 950 750 850 750 700 550 400 150 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
-4-3-3-5-6-6-5-4-4-4-5-5-4-4-5-4-5-5-5-6-8-10-9-7-8-10-9-111-1-2-2-1000-1-200-10-1-1-2-3-4-6-6-5-7-8-84575345553555553333220-1-3-5-3-3
Sunrise
11:10 - - 11:11 - - 11:14 - - 11:15 - - 11:15 - - 11:17 - - 11:18 - - 11:18 - - 11:18 - -
Sunset
- 2:48 - - 2:48 - - 2:47 - - 2:47 - - 2:45 - - 2:45 - - 2:45 - - 2:47 - - 2:47 -

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
Grimsstadir
51 km NNE
386m alt.
1 hour ago
2.0° C
clear
No report.
13
Light winds from the SW
(13 kph at 230).
70 km
Egilsstadir Airport
91 km E
38m alt.
1 hour ago
6° C
clear
-
30
Fresh winds from the S
(30 kph at 180).
Low: few
Skjaldthingsstadir
95 km NE
48m alt.
1 hour ago
6.5° C
partially cloudy
No report.
39
Strong winds from the S
(39 kph at 190).
>70 km
Mid: few
Akureyri Airport
97 km WNW
27m alt.
1 hour ago
3° C
clear
-
20
Moderate winds from the SE
(20 kph at 140).
Akureyri
98 km WNW
27m alt.
1 hour ago
2.3° C
-
15
Light winds from the SSE
(15 kph at 140).
50 km
Mid: few

* 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.