Katla
Weather Forecast, Iceland

 

Days 0-3 Katla Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -4°C on Sat afternoon, min -11°C on Fri night). Winds increasing (fresh winds from the SSW on Thu afternoon, severe gales from the NNW by Fri morning).

Days 3-6 Katla Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon afternoon. Becoming milder with heavy rain (total 23mm) on Mon night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 3°C on Mon night, min -10°C on Sun morning). Winds increasing (light winds from the SW on Sun night, extremely windy from the WSW by Tue night).

Days 6-9 Katla Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Wed afternoon. Becoming milder with drizzle, on Wed night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Wed night, min -7°C on Thu night). Winds decreasing (stormy winds from the WSW on Wed afternoon, moderate winds from the WSW by Sat night).

Wednesday
27
Thursday
28
Friday
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
light snow
snow showers
heavy snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
moderate snow
moderate snow
snow showers
snow showers
clear
snow showers
light snow
moderate snow
heavy rain
cloudy
snow showers
moderate snow
moderate snow
heavy snow
moderate snow
cloudy
light snow
heavy snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
Wind km/h
45 WSW45
45 SW45
40 ESE40
75 NNW75
75 W75
70 W70
50 SSW50
65 SW65
50 WNW50
70 W70
35 NNW35
10 S10
25 SSE25
50 SSW50
40 SW40
55 SW55
70 WSW70
105 WSW105
85 WSW85
95 SW95
95 WSW95
75 SW75
70 SSW70
70 WSW70
80 WSW80
65 WSW65
50 SW50
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Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - 23 - - - - - 1 - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
2 1 13 1 4 2 8 6 3 1 - 4 5 8 - - 3 9 9 11 7 - 1 13 2 2 3
High °C
-7 -6 -6 -7 -8 -9 -5 -4 -6 -9 -8 -5 -1 2 3 1 -6 -6 -3 0 2 1 0 1 -6 -6 -6
Low °C
-8 -6 -7 -7 -10 -11 -6 -5 -11 -10 -9 -8 -3 1 2 -2 -8 -9 -3 -2 1 0 -1 -7 -7 -6 -7
Chill °C
-18 -16 -15 -20 -21 -19 -16 -15 -18 -21 -15 -13 -8 -6 -3 -7 -18 -20 -14 -11 -7 -8 -9 -9 -18 -18 -16
Freezing level m
0 200 150 0 0 0 50 400 0 0 0 0 0 1150 1550 1200 150 0 550 750 1200 1200 900 550 100 200 150
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
-11-10-9-10-12-12-8-8-10-12-11-6-4-10-2-10-10-6-20-2-3-2-10-10-10-7-6-6-7-8-9-5-4-6-9-8-5-1231-6-6-302101-6-6-61210-1-3332-2-2-3378711467667121
Sunrise
7:13 - - 7:11 - - 7:07 - - 7:03 - - 7:00 - - 6:56 - - 6:52 - - 6:50 - - 6:46 - -
Sunset
- 7:32 - - 7:36 - - 7:38 - - 7:42 - - 7:45 - - 7:47 - - 7:51 - - 7:52 - - 7:55 -

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Katla at the specific elevation of 1000 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Katla. 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
Kirkjubaejarklaustu
52 km ENE
38m alt.
2 hours ago
-5.2° C
No report.
2
Calm
(2 kph at 280).
Skardsfjoruviti
54 km ESE
9m alt.
2 hours ago
-0.7° C
No report.
31
Fresh winds from the WSW
(31 kph at 240).
Vestmannaeyjar
65 km SW
124m alt.
1 hour ago
0° C
clear
Shower - in the vicinity.
15
Light winds from the W.(Wind varies from 250 to 290 degs)
(15 kph at 270).
Low: few
Mid: scattered
Vestmannaeyjar Lighthouse
66 km SW
124m alt.
2 hours ago
0.4° C
No report.
20
Moderate winds from the SW
(20 kph at 230).
SHIP1386
72 km SW
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 Katla and within an acceptable time window.

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