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

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Weather Forecast, Iceland

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Issued: 5pm Tue 27 Sep Local Time
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Öræfajökull Weather (Days 0-3):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Thu night, min -2°C on Tue night). Winds increasing (calm on Tue afternoon, fresh winds from the SSE by Thu afternoon).

(Days 3-6):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Fri night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Fri afternoon, min -1°C on Fri night). Winds increasing (calm on Sat night, fresh winds from the E by Mon morning).

(Days 6-9):

Mild with heavy rain (total 79mm), heaviest during Tue night. Becoming colder with a moderate fall of snow heaviest on Wed morning. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 4°C on Tue morning, min 0°C on Mon afternoon). Mainly strong winds.

(Days 10-12):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Thu afternoon. Turning milder with moderate rain (total 18mm), heaviest on Thu afternoon. Temperatures will be slightly above freezing (max 3°C on Fri night, min 1°C on Fri morning). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the ESE on Thu afternoon, moderate winds from the ENE by Sat night).

Tue
27
Wednesday
28
Thursday
29
Friday
30
Saturday
1
Sunday
2
Monday
3
Tuesday
4
Wednesday
5
Thursday
6
Friday
7
Saturday
8
Sun
9
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 AM
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
light snow
cloudy
moderate snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
cloudy
light rain
heavy rain
moderate snow
partially cloudy
snow showers
moderate snow
moderate snow
light snow
partially cloudy
cloudy
light rain
light rain
light rain
cloudy
light rain
some clouds some clouds cloudy some clouds some clouds light snow heavy snow heavy snow light snow cloudy mod. snow some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds cloudy light snow light snow some clouds cloudy light rain heavy rain mod. snow some clouds snow shwrs mod. snow mod. snow light snow some clouds cloudy light rain light rain light rain cloudy light rain
Wind km/h
5
W
10
WSW
10
SW
10
WSW
10
WSW
15
SW
30
SE
25
SE
10
ESE
5
N
10
NNE
15
SE
15
ESE
5
ENE
0
WSW
10
E
25
E
30
E
25
E
20
E
30
E
40
ESE
45
E
10
SSW
15
SSE
25
ESE
40
ESE
45
ESE
45
E
45
ENE
35
ENE
30
ENE
25
ENE
40
E
25
ENE
25
ENE
Snow
 cm
- - - - - 1 11 16 1 - 6 - - - - - - 1 2 - - - - 7 - 2 7 9 2 - - - - - - -
Rain
 mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 4 59 - - - 16 7 1 - - 1 2 1 - 1
Max °C
0 -1 -2 -1 0 0 1 2 1 1 1 -1 0 1 1 0 0 -1 0 3 4 4 3 1 0 0 2 2 2 2 2 3 2 2 2 2
Min °C
-1 -2 -2 -1 -1 -1 0 0 0 1 -1 -1 0 0 0 0 -1 -1 0 1 4 3 3 1 0 0 2 2 2 1 2 2 2 2 1 2
 Feels °C
-4 -5 -6 -5 -4 -5 -8 -5 -2 -3 -6 -6 -5 -2 -2 -4 -6 -9 -7 -3 -3 -6 -8 -3 -5 -6 -8 -8 -10 -9 -7 -5 -5 -7 -4 -5
1400 1150 1100 1250 1350 1400 1550 1800 1500 1700 1450 1350 1450 1500 1600 1600 1450 1350 1350 2050 2250 2400 2600 1800 1450 1550 1850 1900 1950 1750 1900 1950 1900 1800 1750 1850
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
-2-2-3-3-2-3-3-2-3-2-2-4-4-3-2-2-2-2-11222-1-3-3-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-2-2-10-1-2-10012111-101100-1034431002222232222644555776765666665678897678888877778
Sunrise
- - 7:05 - - 7:09 - - 7:11 - - 7:13 - - 7:16 - - 7:20 - - 7:22 - - 7:26 - - 7:28 - - 7:31 - - 7:35 - - 7:37
Sunset
6:50 - - 6:45 - - 6:43 - - 6:38 - - 6:35 - - 6:31 - - 6:28 - - 6:24 - - 6:21 - - 6:17 - - 6:14 - - 6:10 - -

Öræfajökull Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Öræfajökull is: A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Thu night, min -2°C on Tue night). Winds increasing (calm on Tue afternoon, fresh winds from the SSE by Thu afternoon).

Öræfajökull Weather (Days 3-6):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Fri night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Fri afternoon, min -1°C on Fri night). Winds increasing (calm on Sat night, fresh winds from the E by Mon morning).

Öræfajökull Weather (Days 6-9):

Mild with heavy rain (total 79mm), heaviest during Tue night. Becoming colder with a moderate fall of snow heaviest on Wed morning. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 4°C on Tue morning, min 0°C on Mon afternoon). Mainly strong winds.

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.WeatherWindGusts
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
Jökulsárlón
24 km ENE
17m alt.
1 hour ago
8.7° C
-
13
Light winds from the E
(13 kph at 86).
17
SHIP11033
74 km ENE
3m alt.
2 hours ago
Hofn
76 km ENE
5m alt.
3 hours ago
9.0° C
-
17
Light winds from the SSW
(17 kph at 210).
Skardsfjoruviti
85 km SSW
0m alt.
1 hour ago
3.3° C
No report.
6
Light winds from the NNW
(6 kph at 340).
Vík í Mýrdal
135 km SW
220m alt.
1 hour ago
7.5° C
-
17
Light winds from the S
(17 kph at 190).
20

* 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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