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– Lat/Long: 65.18° N 16.34° W

Herðubreið
Weather Forecast, Iceland

Issued: 5pm Fri 30 Oct Local Time
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Herðubreið Weather (Days 0-3):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Fri afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Fri night, min -7°C on Sun night). Winds increasing (calm on Sat night, gales from the NW by Sun morning).

(Days 3-6):

A dusting of new snow. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 9°C on Wed afternoon, min -5°C on Mon afternoon). Winds increasing (light winds from the NW on Tue night, extremely windy from the WSW by Wed night).

(Days 6-9):

Some drizzle, heaviest during Thu afternoon. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 6°C on Thu afternoon, min -5°C on Thu night). Winds decreasing (stormy winds from the SW on Thu afternoon, light winds from the SSW by Sat night).

(Days 10-12):

A dusting of new snow. Temperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Tue night, min -4°C on Sun afternoon). Winds increasing (light winds from the S on Sun night, near gales from the ESE by Mon night).

Thursday
5
Friday
6
Saturday
7
Sunday
8
Monday
9
Tuesday
10
Wed
11
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 AM
light snow
clear
clear
clear
snow showers
light snow
light snow
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
light snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
rain showers
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
snow showers
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
Wind km/h
15 W15
50 SW50
50 SSW50
30 S30
15 N15
55 NW55
55 NW55
35 WNW35
20 WSW20
55 W55
80 W80
70 WNW70
50 NW50
15 NW15
60 WSW60
95 WSW95
105 W105
85 SW85
90 SW90
90 WSW90
50 SW50
30 SW30
30 SSE30
55 SSE55
50 SSE50
35 SW35
55 SSW55
35 SW35
15 SW15
15 SSE15
30 SE30
35 ESE35
35 SSE35
40 SE40
55 SSW55
40 SSW40
light snow clear clear clear snow shwrs light snow light snow cloudy some clouds some clouds clear light snow snow shwrs some clouds cloudy some clouds clear some clouds rain shwrs clear clear clear some clouds some clouds some clouds clear clear clear clear clear clear snow shwrs clear some clouds some clouds clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
4 - - - 2 4 3 - - - - 1 1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 2 - - - -
High °C
-1 0 0 0 -1 -3 -3 -5 -6 -5 -4 -3 -5 3 7 9 8 7 6 1 -4 -4 0 1 1 -3 -2 -3 -4 -4 -4 -1 -1 -1 0 -1
Low °C
-1 0 0 -1 -3 -3 -4 -7 -7 -5 -4 -5 -5 -5 6 9 6 7 4 -5 -4 -4 -2 -1 -1 -4 -2 -4 -4 -4 -4 -3 -1 -1 -1 -2
Chill °C
-5 -6 -8 -7 -1 -13 -13 -14 -15 -15 -15 -13 -15 -4 0 3 1 0 -2 -8 -14 -11 -6 -7 -7 -9 -11 -11 -10 -10 -12 -8 -8 -9 -8 -9
Freezing level m
800 900 1050 950 500 550 550 0 0 0 50 250 200 0 2500 2800 3000 2700 2800 400 350 250 850 850 1250 250 300 500 0 0 0 650 650 800 1050 850
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
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Sunrise
- - 8:53 - - 8:57 - - 9:00 - - 9:04 - - 9:07 - - 9:11 - - 9:15 - - 9:18 - - 9:22 - - 9:26 - - 9:29 - - 9:33
Sunset
4:45 - - 4:42 - - 4:37 - - 4:35 - - 4:30 - - 4:28 - - 4:23 - - 4:21 - - 4:17 - - 4:14 - - 4:10 - - 4:07 - -

Herðubreið Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Herðubreið is: A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Fri afternoonTemperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Fri night, min -7°C on Sun night)Winds increasing (calm on Sat night, gales from the NW by Sun morning).

Herðubreið Weather (Days 3-6):

A dusting of new snowFreeze-thaw conditions (max 9°C on Wed afternoon, min -5°C on Mon afternoon)Winds increasing (light winds from the NW on Tue night, extremely windy from the WSW by Wed night).

Herðubreið Weather (Days 6-9):

Some drizzle, heaviest during Thu afternoonFreeze-thaw conditions (max 6°C on Thu afternoon, min -5°C on Thu night)Winds decreasing (stormy winds from the SW on Thu afternoon, light winds from the SSW by Sat night).

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.
2 hours ago
1.0° C
-
17
Light winds from the SE
(17 kph at 180).
>70 km
Mid: few
Egilsstadir Airport
91 km E
38m alt.
1 hour ago
5° C
clear
-
20
Moderate winds from the SW
(20 kph at 220).
Skjaldthingsstadir
95 km NE
48m alt.
2 hours ago
3.7° C
-
24
Moderate winds from the SW
(24 kph at 220).
>70 km
Mid: clear
Akureyri Airport
97 km WNW
27m alt.
1 hour ago
1° C
clear
-
7
Light winds from the S
(7 kph at 180).
Akureyri
98 km WNW
27m alt.
2 hours ago
2.4° C
moderate rain
Rain
6
Light winds from the SE
(6 kph at 150).
45 km
Mid: scattered

* 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.