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– Lat/Long: 65.18° N 16.34° W

Herðubreið
Weather Forecast, Iceland

Issued: 11pm Sun 24 Jan Local Time
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Herðubreið Weather (Days 0-3):

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -15°C on Tue night, min -20°C on Tue morning). Winds increasing (light winds from the NNE on Mon night, fresh winds from the NNE by Tue night).

(Days 3-6):

Mostly dry. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -7°C on Fri afternoon, min -14°C on Wed night). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the ENE on Wed night, calm by Fri night).

(Days 6-9):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Mon night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Mon night, min -8°C on Sat night). Winds increasing (moderate winds from the SSE on Sat night, severe gales from the ESE by Mon morning).

(Days 10-12):

A dusting of new snow. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -4°C on Tue night, min -10°C on Thu morning). Winds increasing (fresh winds from the SE on Wed morning, gales from the E by Fri afternoon).

Sun
24
Monday
25
Tuesday
26
Wednesday
27
Thursday
28
Friday
29
Saturday
30
Sunday
31
Monday
1
Tuesday
2
Wednesday
3
Thursday
4
Fri
5
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 PM
light snow
partially cloudy
light snow
cloudy
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
snow showers
cloudy
cloudy
Wind km/h
35 NE35
30 N30
20 NE20
15 NNE15
20 N20
20 N20
40 NNE40
25 NE25
20 NNE20
35 NE35
40 E40
30 SE30
30 SSE30
15 SSW15
10 SSW10
5 SW5
10 WSW10
15 SW15
25 SSE25
35 SE35
60 SE60
80 SE80
80 ESE80
80 ESE80
70 SE70
60 ESE60
50 SE50
55 SE55
35 SE35
50 SE50
55 SE55
50 SE50
35 ESE35
55 ESE55
65 E65
70 E70
light snow some clouds light snow cloudy clear clear clear some clouds clear clear clear clear some clouds cloudy cloudy cloudy cloudy cloudy cloudy cloudy cloudy light snow light snow light snow light snow light snow light snow light snow cloudy some clouds clear clear some clouds snow shwrs cloudy cloudy
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
2 - 2 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 1 1 2 5 2 2 2 - - - - - 1 - -
High °C
-16 -17 -17 -19 -19 -19 -15 -15 -15 -12 -11 -10 -8 -8 -7 -7 -8 -8 -8 -8 -8 -7 -7 -6 -5 -5 -5 -4 -5 -6 -7 -9 -9 -9 -8 -7
Low °C
-17 -17 -18 -19 -20 -19 -18 -15 -15 -14 -12 -11 -10 -8 -8 -8 -9 -9 -8 -8 -8 -8 -7 -7 -6 -5 -5 -5 -5 -6 -9 -10 -10 -10 -9 -7
Chill °C
-28 -29 -27 -29 -30 -30 -26 -25 -24 -23 -21 -19 -15 -14 -7 -10 -13 -14 -16 -18 -20 -20 -20 -18 -16 -16 -15 -14 -14 -16 -18 -20 -19 -21 -20 -19
Freezing level m
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 450 500 600 850 850 850 900 850 600 50 0 0 0 100 400
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
-16-17-17-19-19-19-15-15-15-12-11-10-8-8-7-7-8-8-8-8-8-7-7-6-5-5-5-4-5-6-7-9-9-9-8-7-11-13-13-15-17-17-13-13-13-11-10-9-7-6-5-5-6-6-6-6-5-4-3-3-1-1-10-1-2-4-6-6-5-4-2-5-8-8-9-11-12-12-11-11-9-7-7-6-6-4-4-4-3-5-4-23445555531-10023
Sunrise
- 10:15 - - 10:12 - - 10:10 - - 10:07 - - 10:03 - - 10:00 - - 9:56 - - 9:53 - - 9:49 - - 9:47 - - 9:44 - - 9:40 -
Sunset
- - 4:19 - - 4:22 - - 4:25 - - 4:30 - - 4:32 - - 4:37 - - 4:40 - - 4:44 - - 4:47 - - 4:51 - - 4:54 - - 4:58

Herðubreið Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Herðubreið is: A dusting of new snowExtremely cold (max -15°C on Tue night, min -20°C on Tue morning)Winds increasing (light winds from the NNE on Mon night, fresh winds from the NNE by Tue night).

Herðubreið Weather (Days 3-6):

Mostly dryTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -7°C on Fri afternoon, min -14°C on Wed night)Winds decreasing (strong winds from the ENE on Wed night, calm by Fri night).

Herðubreið Weather (Days 6-9):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Mon nightTemperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Mon night, min -8°C on Sat night)Winds increasing (moderate winds from the SSE on Sat night, severe gales from the ESE by Mon 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.WeatherWind
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
Grimsstadir
51 km NNE
386m alt.
3 hours ago
-10.9° C
Distant precipitation but not falling at station.
9
Light winds from the NNE
(9 kph at 20).
5 km
Egilsstadir Airport
91 km E
38m alt.
39 minutes ago
-5° C
light snow
Light snow.
11
Light winds from the N
(11 kph at 10).
Low: few
Mid: broken
High: broken
Akureyri Airport
97 km WNW
27m alt.
39 minutes ago
-3° C
light snow
Light snow.
15
Light winds from the N
(15 kph at 350).
Low: few
Mid: scattered
High: overcast
Akureyri
98 km WNW
27m alt.
39 minutes ago
-3.3° C
heavy snow
Intermittent heavy snow.
19
Light winds from the NNW
(19 kph at 330).
4.0 km
Mid: overcast
Hjardarnes-Hornafjo
118 km SSE
10m alt.
39 minutes ago
-1.6° C
-
33
Fresh winds from the N
(33 kph at 10).

* 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.