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Herðubreið
Weather Forecast, Iceland

 

Herðubreið Weather (Days 0-3):

A dusting of new snow. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -3°C on Mon morning, min -9°C on Fri afternoon). Winds increasing (calm on Fri night, strong winds from the W by Sun night).

(Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -4°C on Mon afternoon, min -14°C on Wed morning). Winds increasing (light winds from the NW on Mon afternoon, gales from the NE by Tue night).

(Days 6-9):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sat night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -4°C on Sun morning, min -17°C on Fri afternoon). Winds increasing (strong winds from the N on Fri morning, stormy winds from the E by Sat night).

Thursday
24
Friday
25
Saturday
26
Sun
27
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
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
light snow
light snow
moderate snow
light snow
light snow
moderate snow
light snow
light snow
moderate snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
light snow
moderate snow
light snow
Wind km/h
10 NE10
5 NW5
20 W20
30 W30
25 W25
20 W20
35 W35
40 W40
35 SW35
15 WSW15
15 NNE15
35 NE35
65 NE65
65 NE65
65 NE65
65 NNE65
60 NNE60
60 N60
55 N55
50 N50
40 NNE40
40 N40
45 NNE45
65 ENE65
65 E65
80 E80
85 E85
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Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - 3 3 7 3 5 9 5 4 6 5 4 2 1 - - - 1 8 2
High °C
-7 -4 -4 -5 -4 -5 -5 -4 -3 -4 -5 -8 -10 -11 -13 -14 -14 -14 -14 -15 -15 -17 -15 -14 -12 -7 -4
Low °C
-9 -5 -5 -5 -5 -5 -6 -5 -3 -5 -8 -9 -10 -13 -14 -14 -14 -14 -14 -15 -16 -17 -17 -15 -13 -10 -5
Chill °C
-12 -4 -10 -13 -10 -11 -14 -13 -11 -9 -10 -17 -23 -24 -27 -28 -28 -28 -28 -29 -28 -30 -29 -29 -26 -21 -15
Freezing level m
200 0 200 700 0 550 750 850 1050 950 600 300 200 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 700
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
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Sunrise
- - 8:10 - - 8:12 - - 8:17 - - 8:19 - - 8:22 - - 8:26 - - 8:30 - - 8:33 - - 8:36
Sunset
5:31 - - 5:28 - - 5:24 - - 5:21 - - 5:17 - - 5:14 - - 5:09 - - 5:07 - - 5:02 - -

Herðubreið Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Herðubreið is: A dusting of new snowTemperatures will be below freezing (max -3°C on Mon morning, min -9°C on Fri afternoon)Winds increasing (calm on Fri night, strong winds from the W by Sun night).

Herðubreið Weather (Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon nightTemperatures will be below freezing (max -4°C on Mon afternoon, min -14°C on Wed morning)Winds increasing (light winds from the NW on Mon afternoon, gales from the NE by Tue night).

Herðubreið Weather (Days 6-9):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sat nightTemperatures will be below freezing (max -4°C on Sun morning, min -17°C on Fri afternoon)Winds increasing (strong winds from the N on Fri morning, stormy winds from the E by Sat night).

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
-1.3° C
cloudy
No report.
2
Calm
(2 kph at 70).
60 km
Egilsstadir Airport
91 km E
38m alt.
1 hour ago
1° C
cloudy
Dry and cloudy.
7
Light winds from the NNE
(7 kph at 30).
Low: overcast
Skjaldthingsstadir
95 km NE
48m alt.
1 hour ago
1.8° C
cloudy
No report.
2
Calm
(2 kph at 90).
70 km
Akureyri Airport
97 km WNW
27m alt.
1 hour ago
-1° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
7
Light winds from the S
(7 kph at 170).
Low: scattered
Akureyri
98 km WNW
27m alt.
1 hour ago
2.3° C
cloudy
No report.
2
Calm
(2 kph at 160).
40 km

* 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.