Öræfajökull weather
– Lat/Long: 64.00° N 16.65° W

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Öræfajökull
Weather Forecast, Iceland

Issued: 11am Thu 25 Feb Local Time
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Öræfajökull Weather (Days 0-3):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Thu night, min -7°C on Sat night). Winds increasing (light winds from the WSW on Thu morning, stormy winds from the SW by Sat afternoon).

(Days 3-6):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Sun morning. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -3°C on Mon night, min -9°C on Sun afternoon). Winds decreasing (gales from the WSW on Sun afternoon, calm by Tue afternoon).

(Days 6-9):

Mostly dry. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -6°C on Wed morning, min -9°C on Thu night). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 10-12):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -4°C on Sun morning, min -9°C on Sun afternoon). Winds decreasing (near gales from the SSE on Sun morning, light winds from the SE by Tue morning).

Thursday
25
Friday
26
Saturday
27
Sunday
28
Monday
1
Tuesday
2
Wednesday
3
Thursday
4
Friday
5
Saturday
6
Sunday
7
Monday
8
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 night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
clear
clear
heavy snow
moderate snow
moderate snow
moderate snow
moderate snow
moderate snow
heavy snow
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
snow showers
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
moderate snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
Wind km/h
10 WSW10
15 WSW15
35 SSE35
50 SSW50
25 SSW25
50 WSW50
55 SW55
90 SW90
55 SW55
50 WSW50
60 WSW60
35 WSW35
25 W25
15 W15
15 WSW15
15 SW15
10 WSW10
15 E15
10 E10
10 E10
10 E10
10 ESE10
10 SE10
15 SSE15
10 SSE10
5 SSE5
5 SSE5
10 WSW10
15 WSW15
30 S30
55 SSE55
45 SW45
40 SSW40
25 SSE25
25 SSE25
25 SW25
clear clear heavy snow mod. snow mod. snow mod. snow mod. snow mod. snow heavy snow light snow light snow some clouds clear clear some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds clear clear some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds clear snow shwrs heavy snow heavy snow heavy snow mod. snow heavy snow heavy snow
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - 12 10 6 10 10 9 14 3 4 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 4 13 11 11 10 14 17
High °C
-5 -5 0 0 -2 -2 0 -1 -5 -8 -8 -7 -5 -4 -3 -3 -4 -5 -6 -7 -7 -8 -8 -8 -8 -8 -8 -7 -6 -5 -4 -8 -9 -7 -7 -7
Low °C
-5 -5 -5 -1 -3 -5 -1 -3 -7 -8 -9 -9 -6 -5 -3 -3 -4 -7 -7 -7 -7 -8 -8 -9 -8 -8 -8 -8 -7 -6 -7 -9 -9 -8 -7 -7
Chill °C
-10 -11 -7 -8 -8 -11 -9 -12 -15 -19 -20 -16 -12 -9 -7 -8 -8 -10 -10 -11 -11 -13 -13 -14 -12 -12 -11 -13 -12 -13 -14 -19 -20 -16 -15 -14
Freezing level m
700 700 750 1500 1100 650 1250 1400 750 300 400 0 200 550 850 700 900 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 250 0 150 450 550 800 350 200 300 450 400
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
-8-8-3-3-6-5-4-4-10-13-12-9-8-7-6-6-7-8-9-9-9-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-9-9-8-12-13-11-11-11-5-500-2-20-1-5-8-8-7-5-4-3-3-4-5-6-7-7-8-8-8-8-8-8-7-6-5-4-8-9-7-7-7115643552-1-1-200222-1-5-5-6-5-4-3-2-2-2-1022-1-2000
Sunrise
8:26 - - 8:23 - - 8:19 - - 8:17 - - 8:14 - - 8:10 - - 8:07 - - 8:03 - - 8:00 - - 7:56 - - 7:52 - - 7:48 - -
Sunset
- 6:12 - - 6:15 - - 6:17 - - 6:21 - - 6:24 - - 6:28 - - 6:30 - - 6:34 - - 6:37 - - 6:39 - - 6:43 - - 6:45 -

Öræfajökull Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Öræfajökull is: A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu nightTemperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Thu night, min -7°C on Sat night)Winds increasing (light winds from the WSW on Thu morning, stormy winds from the SW by Sat afternoon).

Öræfajökull Weather (Days 3-6):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Sun morningTemperatures will be below freezing (max -3°C on Mon night, min -9°C on Sun afternoon)Winds decreasing (gales from the WSW on Sun afternoon, calm by Tue afternoon).

Öræfajökull Weather (Days 6-9):

Mostly dryTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -6°C on Wed morning, min -9°C on Thu night)Wind will be generally light.

This table gives the weather forecast for Öræfajökull at the specific elevation of 1500 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Öræfajökull. 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
Kirkjubaejarklaustu
73 km SW
38m alt.
2 hours ago
3.1° C
-
7
Light winds from the ENE
(7 kph at 60).
SHIP1088
74 km ENE
3m alt.
3 hours ago
Hjardarnes Horna
76 km ENE
7m alt.
2 hours ago
6° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
6
Light winds from the N
(6 kph at 1).
Low: few
Mid: scattered
Hjardarnes-Hornafjo
77 km ENE
10m alt.
2 hours ago
3.9° C
-
9
Light winds from the ESE
(9 kph at 120).
Thufuver
114 km WNW
613m alt.
2 hours ago
-8.1° C
No report.
30
Fresh winds from the NE
(30 kph at 40).

* 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.

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