Krafla
Weather Forecast, Iceland

 

Days 0-3 Krafla Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Mild temperatures (max 9°C on Sun morning, min 3°C on Tue night). Winds decreasing (gales from the SSE on Sun morning, light winds from the S by Tue night).

Days 3-6 Krafla Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Wed morning, min -2°C on Wed night). Wind will be generally light.

AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
Wind km/h
65 SSE65
45 SSW45
30 SSW30
25 S25
20 S20
20 SSE20
20 SSE20
20 SSE20
10 SSE10
10 SSW10
5 WSW5
10 NNW10
5 W5
10 SW10
10 S10
10 SSW10
10 S10
10 SW10
clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds some clouds some clouds clear clear clear clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
9 7 7 6 6 7 6 5 4 2 2 1 -2 -1 0 0 1 1
Low °C
8 7 6 6 5 6 5 4 3 2 1 -2 -2 -1 -1 0 0 1
Chill °C
4 2 3 2 3 4 2 1 2 0 1 -2 -2 -4 -4 -3 -2 -2
Freezing level m
2550 2300 2300 2800 2800 2850 2600 2650 1950 1650 1350 700 0 300 0 800 1050 1800
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
10:00 - - 10:03 - - 10:07 - - 10:11 - - 10:15 - - 10:18 - -
Sunset
- 3:41 - - 3:38 - - 3:34 - - 3:32 - - 3:29 - - 3:26 -

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Krafla at the specific elevation of 650 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.
3 hours ago
8.8° C
light rain
Continuous light rain.
Wind obs. (6 kph from 90 degs) was rejected
.
16 km
Akureyri Airport
59 km WSW
27m alt.
1 hour ago
13° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
26
Moderate winds from the SSE.(Wind varies from 100 to 220 degs)
(26 kph at 150).
Low: broken
Akureyri
60 km WSW
27m alt.
2 hours ago
14.0° C
light rain
Continuous light rain.
20
Moderate winds from the SE
(20 kph at 150).
50 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
Skjaldthingsstadir
89 km E
48m alt.
2 hours ago
9.7° C
light rain
Intermittent light rain.
9
Light winds from the NE
(9 kph at 40).
8 km
SHIP450
90 km WNW
3m alt.
1 hour 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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