Hofsjokull
Weather Forecast, Iceland

 

Days 0-3 Hofsjokull Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Tue night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Mon night, min -3°C on Wed night). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the S on Mon night, calm by Tue night).

Days 3-6 Hofsjokull Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sun morning. Temperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Sun afternoon, min -6°C on Fri night). Winds increasing (calm on Sat morning, strong winds from the SSE by Sun morning).

night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM
moderate snow
moderate snow
moderate snow
heavy snow
light snow
moderate snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
cloudy
partially cloudy
light snow
snow showers
clear
clear
snow showers
moderate snow
moderate snow
Wind km/h
35 S35
20 SSE20
10 S10
5 WNW5
10 NE10
10 NE10
15 NNE15
20 NNE20
15 NNE15
15 NE15
15 NE15
10 NNW10
15 NNE15
10 NNE10
15 WSW15
25 S25
40 SSE40
45 SSE45
mod. snow mod. snow mod. snow heavy snow light snow mod. snow light snow light snow light snow cloudy some clouds light snow snow shwrs clear clear snow shwrs mod. snow mod. snow
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
10 6 6 15 5 6 2 1 2 - - 2 4 - - 2 9 8
High °C
0 -1 -1 0 -1 -1 -1 -2 -1 -2 -3 -3 -4 -3 -1 -2 -2 0
Low °C
-1 -1 -1 -2 -1 -1 -3 -2 -2 -4 -4 -3 -6 -5 -1 -4 -3 -1
Chill °C
-6 -7 -5 -2 -5 -5 -6 -7 -6 -7 -7 -7 -10 -3 -5 -8 -10 -7
Freezing level m
1700 1600 1700 1700 1550 1700 1450 1400 1600 1250 1150 1400 950 800 1500 1200 1150 1450
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
0-1-10-1-1-1-2-1-2-3-3-4-3-1-2-20445545434323114225111111111111111011991088119911
Sunrise
- 5:20 - - 5:22 - - 5:26 - - 5:28 - - 5:31 - - 5:35 -
Sunset
- - 9:15 - - 9:10 - - 9:07 - - 9:04 - - 9:00 - - 8:55

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Hofsjokull at the specific elevation of 1782 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Hofsjokull. 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
Akureyri Airport
106 km NNE
27m alt.
1 hour ago
10° C
clear
-
9
Light winds from the S.(Wind varies from 110 to 220 degs)
(9 kph at 180).
Akureyri
107 km NNE
27m alt.
1 hour ago
11.5° C
light rain
Continuous light rain.
6
Light winds from the SSE
(6 kph at 130).
40 km
Mid: overcast
Selfoss
126 km SSW
101m alt.
2 hours ago
8° C
Dry
8
Light winds from the SSE
(8 kph at 157).
SHIP1503
155 km S
3m alt.
3 hours ago
Kopavogur
159 km SW
139m alt.
1 hour ago
9° C
Dry
5
Calm
(5 kph at 194).

* 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 Hofsjokull and within an acceptable time window.