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Hofsjokull
Weather Forecast, Iceland

 

Hofsjokull Weather (Days 0-3):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Sun night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Fri afternoon, min -1°C on Sat night). Winds increasing (calm on Fri night, gales from the SE by Sun night).

(Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Mon morning, min -3°C on Mon afternoon). Winds decreasing (severe gales from the SSW on Mon night, light winds from the NE by Wed night).

AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
Wind km/h
15 SE15
10 SSE10
10 NNE10
15 NNE15
15 NNW15
5 WSW5
40 SSE40
70 SSE70
65 SSE65
70 SSE70
70 SSW70
60 SSW60
50 S50
50 SSE50
30 SSE30
25 SSE25
20 SSE20
10 SSE10
cloudy some clouds some clouds some clouds cloudy some clouds cloudy light snow light snow light snow light snow light snow light snow light snow light snow light snow light snow light snow
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - 2 3 2 2 5 1 1 3 3 3 4
High °C
1 2 1 0 1 1 -1 0 1 0 -1 -3 -2 -2 -2 -2 -1 -2
Low °C
1 2 1 0 1 -1 -1 -1 -1 0 -3 -3 -3 -2 -3 -2 -2 -3
Chill °C
-3 -1 1 -4 -4 -1 -9 -9 -8 -9 -11 -14 -11 -11 -9 -8 -6 -6
Freezing level m
1950 2000 2000 1800 1900 1900 1650 1450 2000 1700 1600 1300 1350 1400 1450 1400 1550 1350
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
121011-1010-1-3-2-2-2-2-1-2676565445542333332131312111211111012111089999109
Sunrise
5:26 - - 5:28 - - 5:31 - - 5:35 - - 5:39 - - 5:41 - -
Sunset
- 9:07 - - 9:04 - - 9:00 - - 8:55 - - 8:52 - - 8:49 -

Hofsjokull Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Hofsjokull is: A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Sun nightFreeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Fri afternoon, min -1°C on Sat night)Winds increasing (calm on Fri night, gales from the SE by Sun night).

Hofsjokull Weather (Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon nightTemperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Mon morning, min -3°C on Mon afternoon)Winds decreasing (severe gales from the SSW on Mon night, light winds from the NE by Wed night).

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
Sandbudir
48 km ENE
821m alt.
4 hours ago
9.8° C
No report.
13
Light winds from the ENE
(13 kph at 60).
Burfell
87 km S
248m alt.
4 hours ago
15.0° C
No report.
24
Moderate winds from the SSE
(24 kph at 140).
Borgarnes
101 km WSW
120m alt.
48 minutes ago
16° C
-
5
Calm
(5 kph at 224).
Akureyri Airport
107 km NNE
27m alt.
2 hours ago
16° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
6
Light winds from the N.(Wind varies from 260 to 050 degs)
(6 kph at 350).
Low: scattered
Akureyri
108 km NNE
27m alt.
4 hours ago
16.9° C
partially cloudy
No report.
6
Light winds from the SSE
(6 kph at 140).
60 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 Hofsjokull and within an acceptable time window.