Hvannadalshnukur
Weather Forecast, Iceland

 

Days 0-3 Hvannadalshnukur Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow heaviest on Mon afternoon. Turning milder with heavy rain (total 246mm), heaviest during Tue morning. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 7°C on Mon night, min -3°C on Mon morning). Mainly gales.

Days 3-6 Hvannadalshnukur Weather Summary:

Mild with heavy rain (total 112mm), heaviest during Thu morning. Becoming colder with a moderate fall of snow heaviest on Fri night. Mild temperatures (max 5°C on Sat night, min 1°C on Thu night). Winds decreasing (severe gales from the E on Fri night, moderate winds from the N by Sat night).

Days 6-9 Hvannadalshnukur Weather Summary:

Light rain (total 3mm), mostly falling on Sun morning. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 4°C on Sun morning, min -1°C on Wed night). Winds increasing (calm on Mon night, fresh winds from the NNE by Tue night).

Sunday
16
Monday
17
Tuesday
18
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
light snow
heavy snow
heavy rain
heavy rain
heavy rain
heavy rain
light rain
rain showers
moderate rain
heavy rain
heavy rain
light snow
light snow
snow showers
light snow
light snow
rain showers
partially cloudy
light rain
partially cloudy
rain showers
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
20 E20
40 ESE40
20 SE20
35 SE35
50 SE50
35 SSW35
30 S30
25 ESE25
35 E35
65 ESE65
70 ESE70
50 SSE50
30 SE30
35 E35
80 E80
25 SE25
40 NE40
60 NNE60
25 N25
10 NNW10
10 NE10
20 NNE20
5 N5
0 E0
10 NNE10
15 NE15
30 NNE30
light snow heavy snow heavy rain heavy rain heavy rain heavy rain light rain rain shwrs mod. rain heavy rain heavy rain light snow light snow snow shwrs light snow light snow rain shwrs some clouds light rain some clouds rain shwrs cloudy some clouds some clouds clear some clouds some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
- - 83 56 52 40 5 3 7 26 24 25 - - 30 6 1 - 1 - 2 - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
3 11 - - - - - - - - - 3 3 1 5 4 - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
-2 1 7 7 7 6 3 3 3 4 4 4 1 1 4 2 4 5 5 4 4 2 1 0 1 2 3
Low °C
-3 0 2 7 7 3 2 2 2 3 4 1 1 1 2 2 2 4 4 3 3 2 1 0 0 2 3
Chill °C
-9 -8 3 2 1 0 -2 -2 -3 -3 -4 -4 -5 -6 -2 -4 -3 -2 1 2 4 -3 -1 -2 -3 -2 -2
Freezing level m
0 600 1550 1850 1600 950 850 900 1000 1100 1100 1000 650 600 800 850 800 1400 1250 1150 1050 900 700 550 450 750 1000
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
-10-8-2-1-3-5-9-8-7-6-7-7-10-9-7-8-5-4-6-6-6-8-9-10-9-8-8-6-5121-1-4-4-3-2-3-3-6-5-3-4-20-2-2-2-4-5-5-5-4-3-217776333444114245544210123
Sunrise
10:42 - - 10:45 - - 10:47 - - 10:48 - - 10:51 - - 10:52 - - 10:53 - - 10:55 - - 10:56 - -
Sunset
- 3:14 - - 3:12 - - 3:11 - - 3:11 - - 3:11 - - 3:10 - - 3:10 - - 3:10 - - 3:08 -

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Hvannadalshnukur at the specific elevation of 500 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
SHIP1261
75 km ENE
3m alt.
3 hours ago
Hjardarnes-Hornafjo
78 km ENE
10m alt.
4 hours ago
9.6° C
moderate rain
Rain
20 km
Egilsstadir Airport
177 km NE
38m alt.
2 hours ago
-11° C
clear
-
11
Light winds from the SE
(11 kph at 140).
Grimsstadir
182 km N
386m alt.
2 hours ago
-
6
Light winds from the E
(6 kph at 90).
16 km
Akureyri Airport
195 km NW
27m alt.
2 hours ago
-11° C
clear
-
7
Light winds from the NW.(Wind varies from 270 to 360 degs)
(7 kph at 320).
Low: few

* 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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