Öræfajökull weather

Öræfajökull
Weather Forecast, Iceland

Issued: 5am Sun 25 Oct Local Time
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Öræfajökull Weather (Days 0-3):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Tue afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -2°C on Sun morning, min -8°C on Mon night). Winds increasing (calm on Sun night, gales from the E by Tue night).

(Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -2°C on Wed night, min -6°C on Fri night). Winds decreasing (stormy winds from the E on Wed night, moderate winds from the SSE by Fri morning).

(Days 6-9):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Sat morning. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Sat night, min -7°C on Sat morning). Winds decreasing (near gales from the NE on Sun night, light winds from the NNW by Mon night).

(Days 10-12):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Wed night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Wed night, min -7°C on Thu night). Winds increasing (light winds from the WNW on Tue morning, gales from the S by Wed night).

Saturday
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Sunday
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Monday
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Tuesday
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Wednesday
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Thursday
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moderate snow
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Wind km/h
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25 ENE25
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5 N5
5 E5
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35 E35
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55 E55
60 E60
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65 E65
35 SE35
30 SSE30
30 SSE30
25 SSE25
35 SW35
25 SW25
20 SW20
10 SE10
45 E45
50 ENE50
60 NE60
40 NNE40
15 NNW15
15 NW15
15 WNW15
25 W25
25 WNW25
25 SW25
50 SSW50
50 SW50
50 SW50
55 SW55
60 WSW60
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Rain
Rain mm
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Snow
Snow cm
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High °C
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Low °C
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Chill °C
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Freezing level m
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Sunrise
8:29 - - 8:32 - - 8:36 - - 8:38 - - 8:41 - - 8:45 - - 8:48 - - 8:51 - - 8:55 - - 8:57 - - 9:00 - - 9:03 - -
Sunset
- 5:09 - - 5:06 - - 5:02 - - 5:00 - - 4:57 - - 4:52 - - 4:50 - - 4:46 - - 4:44 - - 4:40 - - 4:37 - - 4:34 -

Öræfajökull Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Öræfajökull is: A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Tue afternoonTemperatures will be below freezing (max -2°C on Sun morning, min -8°C on Mon night)Winds increasing (calm on Sun night, gales from the E by Tue night).

Öræfajökull Weather (Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu afternoonTemperatures will be below freezing (max -2°C on Wed night, min -6°C on Fri night)Winds decreasing (stormy winds from the E on Wed night, moderate winds from the SSE by Fri morning).

Öræfajökull Weather (Days 6-9):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Sat morningTemperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Sat night, min -7°C on Sat morning)Winds decreasing (near gales from the NE on Sun night, light winds from the NNW by Mon night).

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.
3 hours ago
6.9° C
-
19
Light winds from the NE
(19 kph at 40).
SHIP822
74 km ENE
3m alt.
3 hours ago
Hjardarnes-Hornafjo
77 km ENE
10m alt.
3 hours ago
6.2° C
-
28
Moderate winds from the N
(28 kph at 10).
Egilsstadir Airport
177 km NE
38m alt.
57 minutes ago
4° C
light rain
Light rain .
9
Light winds from the NE.(Wind varies from 320 to 100 degs)
(9 kph at 50).
Low: few
Mid: broken
High: overcast
Vestmannaeyjar Lighthouse
191 km SW
124m alt.
57 minutes ago
6.2° C
No report.
22
Moderate winds from the NW
(22 kph at 320).

* 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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