Hvannadalshnukur
Weather Forecast, Iceland

 

Days 0-3 Hvannadalshnukur Weather Summary:

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Sat night will be washed away by heavy rain (total 33mm) on Tue afternoon. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 4°C on Mon afternoon, min -3°C on Sun night). Winds decreasing (severe gales from the WSW on Sat night, calm by Tue afternoon).

Days 3-6 Hvannadalshnukur Weather Summary:

Moderate rain (total 18mm) heaviest on Tue night, then becoming colder with a dusting of snow on Thu afternoon. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 6°C on Tue night, min -7°C on Fri afternoon). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the W on Tue night, light winds from the NE by Thu afternoon).

Days 6-9 Hvannadalshnukur Weather Summary:

Mild with heavy rain (total 63mm), heaviest during Sun night. Becoming colder with a moderate fall of snow heaviest on Tue morning. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 6°C on Sun afternoon, min -8°C on Fri night). Winds increasing (calm on Sat morning, strong winds from the WSW by Mon morning).

Saturday
27
Sunday
28
Mon
29
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 AM PM
light snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
moderate rain
moderate rain
rain showers
light rain
heavy rain
heavy rain
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light snow
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
snow showers
moderate rain
moderate rain
light snow
snow showers
snow showers
Wind km/h
70 WSW70
70 WSW70
65 W65
40 W40
20 WSW20
35 W35
30 WNW30
15 WNW15
5 W5
20 W20
40 W40
35 W35
35 W35
15 NNW15
10 NE10
25 N25
30 N30
30 NNE30
15 NNE15
5 NNW5
10 W10
15 W15
25 W25
25 WSW25
30 SW30
45 WSW45
40 SW40
light snow some clouds some clouds some clouds mod. rain mod. rain rain shwrs light rain heavy rain heavy rain some clouds clear some clouds some clouds light snow some clouds clear clear clear clear some clouds snow shwrs mod. rain mod. rain light snow snow shwrs snow shwrs
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - 6 9 2 1 15 18 - - - - - - - - - - - - 7 9 47 - -
Snow
Snow cm
5 - - - - - - - - - - - - - 1 - - - - - - 2 - - 2 1 1
High °C
1 -1 0 0 3 4 4 3 4 6 2 2 1 1 0 -2 -6 -6 -7 -5 -4 0 5 6 6 0 -2
Low °C
-1 -2 0 -3 2 4 3 3 3 5 2 1 0 1 -1 -6 -6 -7 -8 -7 -5 -2 2 6 -1 -1 -2
Chill °C
-8 -9 -9 -7 -3 -2 -1 0 1 2 -5 -4 -6 -3 -3 -7 -14 -14 -13 -7 -9 -5 1 2 1 -8 -10
Freezing level m
600 250 550 100 950 1300 1300 1250 1350 2300 900 800 650 650 550 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1400 1950 1550 450 250
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
- 8:12 - - 8:15 - - 8:18 - - 8:22 - - 8:26 - - 8:29 - - 8:32 - - 8:34 - - 8:37 -
Sunset
- - 5:27 - - 5:23 - - 5:21 - - 5:16 - - 5:14 - - 5:10 - - 5:07 - - 5:04 - - 5:00

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
SHIP1393
75 km ENE
3m alt.
2 hours ago
Hjardarnes-Hornafjo
77 km ENE
10m alt.
3 hours ago
9.6° C
moderate rain
Rain
20 km
Egilsstadir Airport
177 km NE
38m alt.
1 hour ago
5° C
clear
-
39
Strong winds from the SSW
(39 kph at 210).
Grimsstadir
181 km N
386m alt.
3 hours ago
8.8° C
light rain
Continuous light rain.
Wind obs. (6 kph from 90 degs) was rejected
.
16 km
Akureyri Airport
195 km NW
27m alt.
1 hour ago
5° C
light rain
Light rain .
48
Strong winds from the S
(48 kph at 180).
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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