Katla
Weather Forecast, Iceland

 

Days 0-3 Katla Weather Summary:

Heavy rain (total 34mm) on Sun afternoon. Becoming colder with heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sun night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 6°C on Sat night, min -4°C on Mon afternoon). Winds increasing (light winds from the SSW on Sun morning, extremely windy from the WSW by Sun night).

Days 3-6 Katla Weather Summary:

Moderate rain (total 12mm), heaviest on Fri morning giving way to a moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Fri morning. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 7°C on Thu afternoon, min -2°C on Fri afternoon). Winds increasing (light winds from the SW on Wed morning, near gales from the SSE by Thu night).

Days 6-9 Katla Weather Summary:

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Fri night will be washed away by heavy rain (total 31mm) on Mon night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 8°C on Tue afternoon, min -3°C on Sat morning). Winds increasing (light winds from the W on Sun afternoon, near gales from the W by Mon afternoon).

Saturday
30
Sunday
1
Mon
2
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
rain showers
partially cloudy
heavy rain
heavy snow
snow showers
light snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
rain showers
light snow
cloudy
snow showers
light snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
heavy rain
moderate rain
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
35 W35
20 SW20
25 SSE25
60 SW60
75 WSW75
45 SW45
60 WSW60
30 SW30
30 SSW30
30 SW30
15 SW15
15 WSW15
20 WNW20
35 WNW35
15 W15
40 S40
40 SSE40
30 SW30
30 SSW30
30 WSW30
35 WNW35
35 NW35
20 NW20
10 WNW10
30 WSW30
35 SW35
40 WSW40
rain shwrs some clouds heavy rain heavy snow snow shwrs light snow snow shwrs some clouds snow shwrs snow shwrs some clouds some clouds clear clear clear rain shwrs light snow cloudy snow shwrs light snow snow shwrs some clouds some clouds some clouds heavy rain mod. rain some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
2 - 18 14 - - - - - - - - - - - 3 9 - - - - - - - 12 6 -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - 16 1 4 6 - 4 5 - - - - - - 5 - 5 3 2 - - - - - -
High °C
6 4 3 3 -2 -3 -3 -3 0 1 1 2 5 6 7 6 4 -1 -1 -2 0 2 3 5 6 5 6
Low °C
4 4 3 -2 -3 -4 -4 -4 -2 0 1 1 2 6 6 3 1 -2 -2 -3 -1 0 2 4 4 5 4
Chill °C
1 0 -2 -5 -12 -12 -13 -10 -7 -5 -4 -2 -1 1 4 2 -2 -8 -8 -9 -7 -3 -1 3 1 0 0
Freezing level m
3000 2550 2600 1850 1150 1000 900 1000 1250 1550 1700 1800 2150 2700 3050 3200 2450 1350 1400 1100 1350 1750 2150 2450 2750 2950 3250
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
- 2:57 - - 2:57 - - 2:58 - - 2:59 - - 3:00 - - 3:00 - - 3:02 - - 3:03 - - 3:05 -
Sunset
- - 11:38 - - 11:38 - - 11:37 - - 11:37 - - 11:37 - - 11:36 - - 11:35 - - 11:32 - - 11:31

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
SHIP1352
59 km SW
3m alt.
2 hours ago
Jaoar Stokkseyri wx
101 km W
10m alt.
3 hours ago
10.1° C
cloudy
Overcast
15
Light winds from the WSW
(15 kph at 252).
10.0 km
Selfoss
113 km W
101m alt.
1 hour ago
9° C
Dry
8
Light winds from the SSE
(8 kph at 149).
Kopavogur
145 km W
139m alt.
39 minutes ago
8° C
Dry
8
Light winds from the WSW
(8 kph at 251).
Reykjavik (notam)
150 km W
61m alt.
2 hours ago
8.4° C
cloudy
Mist
11
Light winds from the SW
(11 kph at 230).
4100 km

* 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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