Herðubreið
Weather Forecast, Iceland

 

Days 0-3 Herðubreið Weather Summary:

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Tue night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Sun afternoon, min -2°C on Wed morning). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 Herðubreið Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Thu morning. Temperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Fri afternoon, min -3°C on Thu night). Winds increasing (light winds from the NW on Thu night, fresh winds from the W by Fri night).

Days 6-9 Herðubreið Weather Summary:

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Tue night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Sun afternoon, min -4°C on Mon morning). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the NNW on Sat afternoon, calm by Wed morning).

Saturday
25
Sunday
26
Monday
27
Tue
28
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
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
light snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
snow showers
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
10 WSW10
15 WSW15
15 W15
15 WSW15
15 SSW15
15 SW15
5 W5
5 NNE5
10 E10
15 ESE15
15 NE15
20 NNE20
35 N35
25 NNW25
10 SSW10
25 WSW25
35 W35
15 NW15
25 NW25
20 NNW20
15 SSW15
25 SSW25
25 SSW25
20 SW20
20 SW20
10 S10
10 SSE10
some clouds some clouds some clouds cloudy some clouds some clouds snow shwrs snow shwrs some clouds light snow light snow light snow light snow some clouds clear some clouds light snow some clouds some clouds some clouds clear snow shwrs some clouds clear some clouds some clouds some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - 1 4 - 1 5 4 5 - - - 4 - - - - 1 - - - - -
High °C
2 1 1 1 1 0 1 0 -1 -1 -1 -2 -2 -2 -1 0 -1 -2 -2 -2 1 2 1 -3 -2 -2 -3
Low °C
1 1 0 1 0 0 0 -1 -2 -1 -2 -2 -2 -3 -2 0 -2 -2 -2 -2 0 1 -3 -4 -2 -4 -4
Chill °C
-1 -3 -3 -3 -4 -4 -2 -4 -5 -5 -6 -8 -9 -9 -6 -6 -8 -6 -9 -9 -4 -4 -5 -9 -8 -7 -7
Freezing level m
1800 1800 1750 1900 1850 1650 1750 1650 1400 1600 1450 1300 1350 1350 1350 1750 1550 1300 1250 1200 1700 2000 1700 1100 1400 1300 1150
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
21111010-1-1-1-2-2-2-10-1-2-2-2121-3-2-2-3776775653442324642225652432161514151513141211121191091314121010913141211121110
Sunrise
- - 5:03 - - 5:07 - - 5:09 - - 5:13 - - 5:16 - - 5:20 - - 5:22 - - 5:26 - - 5:30
Sunset
9:14 - - 9:09 - - 9:07 - - 9:02 - - 8:59 - - 8:54 - - 8:52 - - 8:47 - - 8:44 - -

Issued local time.

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.
1 hour ago
13.3° C
light rain
Continuous light rain.
17
Light winds from the NNE
(17 kph at 20).
>70 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
Egilsstadir Airport
91 km E
38m alt.
1 hour ago
12° C
clear
-
13
Light winds from the NNE
(13 kph at 20).
Skjaldthingsstadir
95 km NE
48m alt.
2 hours ago
11.0° C
clear
Haze
15
Light winds from the NNE
(15 kph at 20).
70 km
Mid: scattered
Akureyri Airport
97 km WNW
27m alt.
1 hour ago
11° C
clear
-
17
Light winds from the N
(17 kph at 350).
Low: few
Akureyri
98 km WNW
27m alt.
1 hour ago
11.8° C
light rain
Continuous light rain.
19
Light winds from the NW
(19 kph at 310).
50 km
Mid: mostly cloudy

* 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.