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 morning, min -2°C on Mon night). Winds increasing (light winds from the SE on Mon morning, fresh winds from the SSE by Wed night).

Days 3-6 Hofsjokull Weather Summary:

A light fall of snow, heaviest on Thu afternoon. Turning milder with light rain (total 6mm) on Thu night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 4°C on Thu night, min -1°C on Thu night). Winds decreasing (gales from the SSE on Thu night, calm by Sat night).

AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
moderate snow
moderate snow
heavy snow
light snow
light snow
heavy snow
partially cloudy
light snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light snow
snow showers
clear
partially cloudy
light snow
cloudy
light snow
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
10 SE10
20 ENE20
20 ENE20
10 ENE10
10 SSE10
30 SSW30
20 SSE20
30 SSE30
35 SSE35
25 ESE25
40 ENE40
60 SSE60
25 SSE25
10 SSE10
15 ESE15
45 SSE45
40 SSE40
15 SSE15
mod. snow mod. snow heavy snow light snow light snow heavy snow some clouds light snow some clouds some clouds light snow snow shwrs clear some clouds light snow cloudy light snow some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - 5 - - 1 - - -
Snow
Snow cm
6 6 13 4 5 15 - 2 - - 3 3 - - 3 - 1 -
High °C
0 0 -1 -1 0 0 -1 0 -1 2 2 4 1 3 3 -1 0 0
Low °C
-1 0 -2 -2 0 -2 -2 -1 -1 0 2 -1 0 2 -1 -1 0 -1
Chill °C
-3 -5 -7 -4 -3 -6 -7 -6 -8 -4 -5 -3 -4 3 0 -9 -7 -6
Freezing level m
1700 1750 1550 1400 1750 1750 1500 1750 1600 1850 2200 2400 1600 2150 2050 1600 1800 1700
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
00-1-100-10-1224133-100454455454778698555111211111212111211141314131615111212
Sunrise
3:43 - - 3:47 - - 3:49 - - 3:54 - - 3:57 - - 4:00 - -
Sunset
- 10:57 - - 10:53 - - 10:51 - - 10:46 - - 10:44 - - 10:39 -

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
107 km NNE
27m alt.
59 minutes ago
9° C
cloudy
Dry and cloudy.
11
Light winds from the NW
(11 kph at 310).
Low: few
Mid: broken
High: overcast
Akureyri
108 km NNE
27m alt.
59 minutes ago
9.0° C
moderate rain
Rain
7
Light winds from the NW
(7 kph at 310).
50 km
Mid: overcast
Selfoss
126 km SSW
101m alt.
50 minutes ago
10° C
Dry
0
Calm
(0 kph at 331).
Jaoar Stokkseyri wx
148 km SSW
10m alt.
2 hours ago
11.0° C
cloudy
Mostly Cloudy.
8
Light winds from the NE
(8 kph at 56).
10.0 km
SHIP419
156 km S
3m alt.
2 hours ago

* 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.