Krafla weather

Krafla
Weather Forecast, Iceland

 

Krafla Weather (Days 0-3):

Mostly dry. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 4°C on Wed morning, min -2°C on Thu afternoon). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the ESE on Wed morning, calm by Fri night).

(Days 3-6):

A dusting of snow turning to light rain (total 3mm) on Mon afternoon. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 7°C on Mon night, min -1°C on Sat morning). Winds increasing (calm on Sat morning, fresh winds from the SW by Mon night).

AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
light snow
light rain
light rain
Wind km/h
45 ESE45
35 E35
30 ENE30
25 NE25
25 NE25
15 ENE15
10 E10
15 ESE15
10 SE10
5 SSE5
5 SSW5
10 SW10
5 WSW5
10 SSW10
10 SSW10
20 SSW20
15 S15
30 SSW30
cloudy some clouds some clouds some clouds cloudy cloudy cloudy clear clear clear clear some clouds some clouds some clouds cloudy light snow light rain light rain
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 1 2
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 1 - -
High °C
4 3 1 -1 -1 -2 -1 0 0 0 1 -1 0 1 1 1 3 7
Low °C
3 2 -1 -1 -2 -2 -2 0 -1 -1 0 -1 0 0 0 1 2 4
Chill °C
-3 -3 -5 -7 -7 -7 -5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -4 -2 -2 -3 -4 -3 3
Freezing level m
1300 1150 650 450 500 400 400 650 500 400 800 500 550 800 700 900 1000 2300
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
431-1-1-2-10001-1011137864443442343343459
Sunrise
8:03 - - 8:07 - - 8:11 - - 8:14 - - 8:17 - - 8:21 - -
Sunset
- 5:38 - - 5:35 - - 5:31 - - 5:28 - - 5:23 - - 5:21 -

Krafla Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Krafla is: Mostly dryFreeze-thaw conditions (max 4°C on Wed morning, min -2°C on Thu afternoon)Winds decreasing (strong winds from the ESE on Wed morning, calm by Fri night).

Krafla Weather (Days 3-6):

A dusting of snow turning to light rain (total 3mm) on Mon afternoonFreeze-thaw conditions (max 7°C on Mon night, min -1°C on Sat morning)Winds increasing (calm on Sat morning, fresh winds from the SW by Mon night).

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
5.6° C
cloudy
No report.
33
Fresh winds from the E
(33 kph at 90).
50 km
Mid: overcast
Akureyri Airport
59 km WSW
27m alt.
1 hour ago
9° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
9
Light winds from the W.(Wind varies from 220 to 290 degs)
(9 kph at 260).
Low: broken
Akureyri
60 km WSW
27m alt.
3 hours ago
8.6° C
cloudy
No report.
6
Light winds from the SSW
(6 kph at 210).
40 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
Raufarhofn
88 km NNE
10m alt.
3 hours ago
6.9° C
-
31
Fresh winds from the E
(31 kph at 100).
SHIP2589
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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