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– Lat/Long: 65.18° N 16.34° W

IcHerðubreið
Weather Forecast, Iceland

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Issued: 11 am Wed 21 Feb Local Time
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Days 1–3 Weather Summary

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu afternoon. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -8°C on Wed afternoon, min -13°C on Fri night). Winds increasing (light winds from the S on Thu night, gales from the NNW by Fri night).

Days 4–6 Weather Summary

A dusting of new snow. Temperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Mon night, min -15°C on Sat night). Winds increasing (light winds from the NW on Sun afternoon, severe gales from the SW by Mon night).

Days 7–9 Weather Summary

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Tue afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -3°C on Tue morning, min -16°C on Tue night). Winds increasing (light winds from the ENE on Tue morning, gales from the SSE by Thu morning).

Days 10–12 Weather Summary

A dusting of new snow. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 3°C on Sat afternoon, min -8°C on Fri morning). Winds increasing (light winds from the WSW on Fri afternoon, near gales from the S by Sun morning).

Wednesday
21
Thursday
22
Friday
23
Saturday
24
Sunday
25
Monday
26
Tuesday
27
Wednesday
28
Thursday
29
Friday
1
Saturday
2
Sunday
3
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night
snow showers
light snow
snow showers
cloud
mod snow
snow showers
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
cloud
cloud
part cloud
clear
part cloud
cloud
cloud
cloud
light snow
heavy snow
snow showers
part cloud
cloud
cloud
cloud
light snow
part cloud
clear
clear
part cloud
part cloud
part cloud
part cloud
part cloud
cloud
snow showers
snow shwrs
light snow
snow shwrs
cloudy
mod. snow
snow shwrs
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
cloudy
cloudy
some clouds
clear
some clouds
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
light snow
heavy snow
snow shwrs
some clouds
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
light snow
some clouds
clear
clear
some clouds
some clouds
some clouds
some clouds
some clouds
cloudy
snow shwrs
 km/h
60
SE
55
SE
25
WSW
20
WNW
25
NNW
25
ESE
30
NNE
45
NNW
65
NNW
50
NNW
35
N
35
N
25
N
15
NW
40
WSW
60
WSW
65
SW
80
SW
15
SSW
40
NNW
30
WNW
25
W
30
WSW
45
SSE
55
SSE
55
S
35
S
20
SSW
15
W
25
SW
30
WSW
35
SW
15
SSW
40
S
55
S
50
S
Wave Height Map
T iceland.wind.12.cc23
T iceland.wind.36.cc23
T iceland.wind.60.cc23
T iceland.wind.84.cc23
T iceland.wind.108.cc23
T iceland.wind.132.cc23
T iceland.wind.156.cc23
T iceland.wind.180.cc23
T iceland.wind.204.cc23
T iceland.wind.228.cc23
T iceland.wind.252.cc23
T iceland.wind.276.cc23
 cm 
2.0
2.0
1.0
7
4
1.0
1.0
2.0
2.0
5
24
1.0
1.0
1.0
 mm 
max°C
-9
-8
-9
-10
-10
-10
-10
-12
-11
-14
-13
-13
-13
-9
-6
-3
-1
0
-3
-8
-14
-13
-9
-6
-5
-6
-8
-8
-8
-2
1
3
3
-4
-5
-4
min°C
-9
-8
-10
-10
-11
-10
-10
-12
-13
-14
-13
-15
-15
-11
-8
-5
-2
-1
-4
-11
-16
-16
-11
-8
-5
-8
-9
-8
-8
-7
0
2
0
-5
-5
-7
chill°C 
-21
-19
-19
-18
-20
-17
-20
-24
-26
-27
-24
-26
-26
-18
-17
-16
-12
-10
-8
-24
-27
-27
-21
-17
-15
-20
-20
-15
-15
-13
-6
-4
-6
-15
-15
-16
Freezing level (m
150
500
0
0
0
0
50
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
600
1250
1650
1100
300
0
0
0
0
600
700
0
0
0
0
0
2050
0
300
750
800
Cloud base (m)
250
200
300
250
250
300
300
350
350
350
400
400
400
500
5950
750
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300
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400
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400
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400
Sea lvl1000m2000m3000m4000m5000m
-9-8-10-10-11-10-10-12-12-14-13-14-14-10-7-4-2-1-4-10-15-15-10-7-5-7-9-8-8-5132-5-5-6-5-4-6-6-7-6-6-9-9-11-11-12-12-9-6-1230-7-14-14-8-5-2-3-5-5-6-4132-2-1-322-4-4-1-41-3-5-4-5-8-9-10-557760-10-15-9-543-3-6-4-6-13-3252
Sunrise
8:44
8:41
8:37
8:33
8:30
8:26
8:22
8:18
8:15
8:11
8:07
8:04
Sunset
5:53
5:57
6:00
6:04
6:07
6:09
6:14
6:16
6:20
6:22
6:27
6:30

Herðubreið Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Herðubreið is: A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu afternoon. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -8°C on Wed afternoon, min -13°C on Fri night). Winds increasing (light winds from the S on Thu night, gales from the NNW by Fri night).

Herðubreið Weather (Days 3-6):

A dusting of new snow. Temperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Mon night, min -15°C on Sat night). Winds increasing (light winds from the NW on Sun afternoon, severe gales from the SW by Mon night).

Herðubreið Weather (Days 6-9):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Tue afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -3°C on Tue morning, min -16°C on Tue night). Winds increasing (light winds from the ENE on Tue morning, gales from the SSE by Thu morning).

This table gives the weather forecast for Herðubreið at the specific elevation of 1682 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.WeatherWindGusts
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
51 km NNE
386m alt.
1 hour ago
0° C
snow showers
Snow showers.
15
Light winds from the S
(15 kph at 190).
40 km
Egilsstadir Airport
93 km E
214m alt.
2 hours ago
5° C
light rain
Light rain .
31
Fresh winds from the SSE
(31 kph at 150).
10.0 km
Low: few
Mid: scattered
High: broken
95 km NE
48m alt.
2 hours ago
5° C
partially cloudy
No report.
31
Fresh winds from the SE
(31 kph at 140).
60 km
Gagnheidi
97 km E
949m alt.
2 hours ago
-4° C
No report.
97 km WNW
211m alt.
2 hours ago
4° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
15
Light winds from the WSW.(Wind varies from 150 to 290 degs)
(15 kph at 250).
10.0 km
Low: 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.