Krafla
Weather Forecast, Iceland

 

Days 0-3 Krafla Weather Summary:

Heavy rain (total 24mm), heaviest during Tue night. Very mild (max 15°C on Tue afternoon, min 8°C on Tue night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 Krafla Weather Summary:

Light rain (total 5mm), mostly falling on Fri night. Very mild (max 12°C on Sun afternoon, min 4°C on Fri night). Winds increasing (calm on Thu night, fresh winds from the SSE by Sun afternoon).

night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM
light rain
partially cloudy
rain showers
rain showers
light rain
cloudy
light rain
light rain
light rain
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
rain showers
clear
clear
clear
light rain
light rain
Wind km/h
15 SSW15
10 SSE10
5 NNE5
15 N15
10 NNW10
10 NNW10
10 NNW10
20 NNW20
20 N20
10 N10
10 NW10
20 NNW20
15 NNW15
10 W10
5 W5
15 SE15
15 SSE15
35 SSE35
light rain some clouds rain shwrs rain shwrs light rain cloudy light rain light rain light rain some clouds some clouds cloudy rain shwrs clear clear clear light rain light rain
Rain
Rain mm
1 - 3 8 1 - 2 4 5 - - - 1 - - - 1 2
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
14 14 15 12 9 10 9 8 8 8 7 7 6 7 10 10 10 12
Low °C
11 13 14 8 8 9 8 8 8 6 7 7 4 5 9 8 8 12
Chill °C
13 14 15 10 7 8 7 5 5 6 5 4 2 6 9 9 7 9
Freezing level m
1850 1700 1850 1700 1450 1250 1400 1300 1300 1050 900 900 700 700 1050 1450 1450 1500
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
9910855544322125557141415129109888776710101012
Sunrise
- 5:05 - - 5:09 - - 5:11 - - 5:16 - - 5:18 - - 5:22 -
Sunset
- - 9:12 - - 9:07 - - 9:04 - - 9:00 - - 8:55 - - 8:52

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Krafla at the specific elevation of 0 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Krafla. 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
Grimsstadir
33 km ESE
386m alt.
2 hours ago
8.8° C
light rain
Continuous light rain.
6
Light winds from the E
(6 kph at 90).
16 km
Husavik wx
44 km WNW
7m alt.
20 minutes ago
11.1° C
cloudy
Mostly Cloudy.
0
Calm
(0 kph at 90).
Akureyri Airport
59 km WSW
27m alt.
1 hour ago
11° C
clear
-
17
Light winds from the SE
(17 kph at 140).
Akureyri
60 km WSW
27m alt.
2 hours ago
11.0° C
light rain
Continuous light rain.
7
Light winds from the SSE
(7 kph at 140).
40 km
Mid: overcast
SHIP3596
90 km WNW
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 Krafla and within an acceptable time window.

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