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Herðubreið
Weather Forecast, Iceland

 

Herðubreið Weather (Days 0-3):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sat morning. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -8°C on Sat afternoon, min -16°C on Thu night). Winds increasing (moderate winds from the SE on Fri night, extremely windy from the ESE by Sun morning).

(Days 3-6):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Tue night. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -10°C on Sun night, min -13°C on Tue afternoon). Winds decreasing (extremely windy from the ESE on Sun night, light winds from the NNE by Tue night).

(Days 6-9):

Mostly dry. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -7°C on Sat morning, min -13°C on Thu night). Winds increasing (light winds from the WNW on Fri afternoon, severe gales from the SSW by Sat morning).

Thursday
5
Friday
6
Sat
7
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
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light snow
snow showers
light snow
light snow
snow showers
light snow
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
snow showers
light snow
light snow
cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
45 SE45
65 SE65
80 ESE80
40 SSE40
45 ESE45
45 ESE45
90 ESE90
105 ESE105
110 ESE110
105 ESE105
85 SE85
85 SE85
75 SE75
60 SE60
35 ESE35
20 NNE20
30 NNW30
35 WNW35
35 WNW35
25 WNW25
25 NW25
20 NNW20
30 NW30
15 NNW15
25 SSW25
75 SSW75
65 WSW65
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Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - 1 2 4 2 1 2 - - - - - - - 2 2 2 - - - - - - - - -
High °C
-14 -13 -12 -10 -9 -8 -10 -10 -10 -10 -10 -10 -10 -11 -12 -12 -11 -11 -11 -12 -11 -12 -13 -11 -8 -7 -8
Low °C
-16 -14 -13 -11 -10 -10 -11 -10 -10 -11 -10 -10 -11 -11 -13 -13 -11 -11 -12 -12 -11 -13 -13 -12 -10 -8 -9
Chill °C
-29 -28 -28 -19 -19 -19 -24 -25 -26 -25 -24 -24 -24 -24 -23 -21 -21 -22 -22 -21 -20 -21 -24 -16 -16 -20 -20
Freezing level m
0 0 0 0 0 350 0 0 100 0 0 100 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 250 500
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
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Sunrise
- 8:19 - - 8:17 - - 8:12 - - 8:08 - - 8:06 - - 8:02 - - 7:58 - - 7:54 - - 7:50 -
Sunset
- - 6:15 - - 6:19 - - 6:22 - - 6:25 - - 6:29 - - 6:31 - - 6:36 - - 6:38 - - 6:42

Herðubreið Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Herðubreið is: A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sat morningTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -8°C on Sat afternoon, min -16°C on Thu night)Winds increasing (moderate winds from the SE on Fri night, extremely windy from the ESE by Sun morning).

Herðubreið Weather (Days 3-6):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Tue nightTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -10°C on Sun night, min -13°C on Tue afternoon)Winds decreasing (extremely windy from the ESE on Sun night, light winds from the NNE by Tue night).

Herðubreið Weather (Days 6-9):

Mostly dryTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -7°C on Sat morning, min -13°C on Thu night)Winds increasing (light winds from the WNW on Fri afternoon, severe gales from the SSW by Sat 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
-8.5° C
cloudy
No report.
6
Light winds from the E
(6 kph at 90).
30 km
Egilsstadir Airport
91 km E
38m alt.
2 hours ago
-4° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
7
Light winds from the NNE
(7 kph at 20).
Low: few
Mid: scattered
Skjaldthingsstadir
95 km NE
48m alt.
3 hours ago
-3.4° C
cloudy
No report.
7
Light winds from the ENE
(7 kph at 60).
50 km
Akureyri Airport
97 km WNW
27m alt.
2 hours ago
-5° C
cloudy
Dry and cloudy.
20
Moderate winds from the S
(20 kph at 180).
Low: overcast
Akureyri
98 km WNW
27m alt.
3 hours ago
-4.9° C
cloudy
No report.
6
Light winds from the ESE
(6 kph at 120).
40 km
Mid: overcast

* 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.