Hvannadalshnukur
Weather Forecast, Iceland

 

Days 0-3 Hvannadalshnukur Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -3°C on Tue morning, min -4°C on Wed night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 Hvannadalshnukur Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sun morning. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -1°C on Sun afternoon, min -5°C on Mon morning). Winds increasing (calm on Fri morning, fresh winds from the W by Mon morning).

Days 6-9 Hvannadalshnukur Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon night. Becoming milder with light rain (total 7mm) on Thu morning. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 4°C on Thu night, min -6°C on Mon afternoon). Winds increasing (calm on Tue morning, near gales from the WSW by Wed night).

Monday
27
Tuesday
28
Wednesday
29
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 night
moderate snow
moderate snow
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
light snow
light snow
heavy snow
moderate snow
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
heavy snow
moderate snow
partially cloudy
clear
snow showers
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
snow showers
clear
clear
heavy snow
Wind km/h
15 SSE15
10 SSE10
10 NNW10
5 SE5
5 SE5
10 ENE10
10 NNE10
5 N5
5 WSW5
5 SSW5
10 NW10
20 WNW20
10 NW10
10 WSW10
25 SSW25
30 SSE30
15 SSE15
15 WSW15
35 W35
35 SW35
40 SE40
5 E5
15 N15
25 N25
20 NNW20
15 W15
50 WSW50
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Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
6 6 3 2 1 3 3 3 12 10 2 1 1 1 7 15 6 - - 2 60 29 13 2 - - 12
High °C
-3 -3 -3 -3 -3 -3 -4 -4 -4 -4 -4 -4 -3 -3 -2 -2 -1 -2 -5 -5 -4 -5 -4 -3 -3 -2 2
Low °C
-3 -3 -3 -3 -3 -4 -4 -4 -4 -4 -4 -4 -4 -3 -3 -2 -1 -4 -5 -6 -5 -5 -4 -4 -3 -2 -2
Chill °C
-8 -6 -7 -5 -3 -7 -8 -7 -4 -4 -8 -10 -7 -7 -9 -9 -6 -6 -13 -13 -13 -7 -9 -10 -9 -7 -6
Freezing level m
1600 1550 1650 1600 1600 1650 1500 1550 1500 1450 1450 1550 1200 1300 1350 1500 1950 1750 1200 1250 1400 1250 1400 1650 1700 1700 1400
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
5:15 - - 5:18 - - 5:20 - - 5:24 - - 5:26 - - 5:30 - - 5:33 - - 5:35 - - 5:39 - -
Sunset
- 9:00 - - 8:58 - - 8:54 - - 8:51 - - 8:47 - - 8:44 - - 8:39 - - 8:37 - - 8:32 -

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Hvannadalshnukur at the specific elevation of 2119 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Hvannadalshnukur. 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
Hjardarnes-Hornafjo
77 km ENE
10m alt.
3 hours ago
9.6° C
light rain
Continuous light rain.
4
Calm
(4 kph at 50).
30 km
Mid: overcast
Egilsstadir Airport
177 km NE
38m alt.
2 hours ago
6° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
Low: scattered
Mid: broken
SHIP3855
182 km SW
3m alt.
4 hours ago
Vestmannaeyjar
189 km SW
124m alt.
2 hours ago
9° C
light rain
Light rain .
15
Light winds from the S
(15 kph at 190).
Low: scattered
Mid: broken
High: overcast
Akureyri Airport
195 km NW
27m alt.
2 hours ago
9° C
light rain
Drizzle
6
Light winds from the ESE
(6 kph at 120).
Low: broken

* 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 Hvannadalshnukur and within an acceptable time window.

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