Katla
Weather Forecast, Iceland

 

Days 0-3 Katla Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Fri afternoon. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 3°C on Sat afternoon, min 0°C on Mon morning). Winds decreasing (near gales from the E on Fri afternoon, calm by Sat night).

Days 3-6 Katla Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Wed morning. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Mon night, min -3°C on Wed afternoon). Winds increasing (light winds from the WNW on Tue morning, strong winds from the SSW by Wed morning).

Days 6-9 Katla Weather Summary:

Light rain (total 7mm) on Sat afternoon. Becoming colder with heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon morning. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Thu night, min -2°C on Sun night). Winds decreasing (near gales from the NNE on Thu night, light winds from the WNW by Fri night).

Thursday
23
Friday
24
Saturday
25
Sun
26
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 AM
moderate snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
light snow
moderate snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
moderate snow
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
light snow
Wind km/h
50 E50
30 NNE30
35 N35
20 NNW20
10 SSE10
5 SW5
10 WSW10
10 W10
20 WSW20
25 SW25
20 SW20
15 WNW15
20 W20
25 WSW25
40 SSW40
35 SW35
25 S25
20 ENE20
25 N25
45 NNE45
50 NNE50
35 NNE35
20 WSW20
30 SW30
50 S50
35 W35
30 SSW30
mod. snow snow shwrs some clouds clear clear some clouds some clouds some clouds snow shwrs light snow mod. snow some clouds some clouds snow shwrs mod. snow snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs some clouds some clouds some clouds clear clear light snow light snow some clouds light snow
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 7 - -
Snow
Snow cm
10 3 - - - - - - 1 3 7 - - 2 8 1 8 2 - - - - - 2 2 - 4
High °C
1 2 2 3 3 1 2 2 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 -2 -2 -1 1 2 2 1 2 2 2 2 0
Low °C
1 1 2 2 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 -1 -2 -3 -3 -2 0 0 1 1 2 0 1 -1 -1
Chill °C
-7 -4 -4 -1 0 -1 -1 0 -5 -6 -5 -5 -4 -6 -6 -9 -8 -7 -5 -5 -5 -5 -1 -4 -4 -3 -8
Freezing level m
1700 1800 1800 1900 1850 1650 1700 1800 1600 1550 1600 1550 1600 1400 1650 1150 1150 1250 1550 1600 1800 1700 2000 2200 1850 1350 1400
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
122331220010101-2-2-1122122220456775554444434112545554544101113151412131111101012121010981013111314129101010
Sunrise
- - 5:18 - - 5:20 - - 5:24 - - 5:26 - - 5:30 - - 5:33 - - 5:35 - - 5:39 - - 5:41
Sunset
9:22 - - 9:19 - - 9:15 - - 9:12 - - 9:08 - - 9:05 - - 9:01 - - 8:59 - - 8:54 - -

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Katla at the specific elevation of 1512 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
SHIP2943
59 km SW
3m alt.
3 hours ago
Vestmannaeyjar
65 km SW
124m alt.
4 hours ago
10° C
light rain
Light rain .
33
Fresh winds from the ENE
(33 kph at 70).
Low: scattered
Mid: broken
Jaoar Stokkseyri wx
101 km W
10m alt.
48 minutes ago
12.0° C
moderate rain
Rain
18
Light winds from the NE
(18 kph at 42).
10.0 km
Selfoss
113 km W
101m alt.
1 hour ago
12° C
Dry
10
Light winds from the N
(10 kph at 360).
Kopavogur
145 km W
139m alt.
2 hours ago
12° C
Dry
21
Moderate winds from the NNE
(21 kph at 15).

* 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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