Öræfajökull weather

Öræfajökull
Weather Forecast, Iceland

 

Öræfajökull Weather (Days 0-3):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sat night. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -10°C on Sat night, min -16°C on Mon afternoon). Winds increasing (light winds from the SW on Sun morning, near gales from the SSE by Sun night).

(Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu morning. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -6°C on Fri morning, min -13°C on Tue night). Winds increasing (calm on Wed morning, gales from the E by Thu morning).

(Days 6-9):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sun morning. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -6°C on Fri night, min -14°C on Mon morning). Mainly strong winds.

Saturday
1
Sunday
2
Mon
3
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
snow showers
light snow
light snow
snow showers
moderate snow
moderate snow
heavy snow
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
snow showers
heavy snow
moderate snow
partially cloudy
moderate snow
light snow
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
moderate snow
light snow
cloudy
cloudy
light snow
Wind km/h
25 SSE25
20 SSE20
30 WSW30
35 SSE35
45 SSE45
30 SSE30
35 SE35
15 ENE15
20 NNE20
15 NE15
5 ENE5
5 E5
25 ESE25
70 E70
10 SSE10
20 SSW20
35 ESE35
10 NNE10
20 NW20
15 NW15
20 NW20
10 SE10
40 E40
15 SE15
10 NNW10
5 W5
15 WSW15
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Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
15 5 2 16 10 6 17 - - - - - 3 22 10 - 6 3 - - - - 8 4 - - 1
High °C
-10 -12 -14 -14 -14 -15 -13 -13 -13 -13 -13 -13 -11 -9 -9 -7 -6 -7 -6 -9 -12 -10 -11 -12 -12 -13 -14
Low °C
-11 -13 -14 -15 -15 -16 -15 -13 -13 -13 -13 -13 -13 -10 -9 -9 -7 -7 -8 -10 -12 -12 -13 -12 -13 -14 -14
Chill °C
-19 -21 -25 -26 -25 -26 -22 -21 -22 -21 -18 -17 -23 -21 -14 -14 -13 -11 -12 -16 -20 -17 -22 -19 -12 -18 -22
Freezing level m
250 300 100 0 150 50 50 0 250 150 0 0 0 300 550 500 700 1050 1100 600 150 0 0 0 0 0 0
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Sunrise
- 10:03 - - 10:00 - - 9:57 - - 9:55 - - 9:52 - - 9:48 - - 9:45 - - 9:42 - - 9:40 -
Sunset
- - 4:34 - - 4:37 - - 4:40 - - 4:44 - - 4:46 - - 4:51 - - 4:53 - - 4:57 - - 5:00

Öræfajökull Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Öræfajökull is: A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sat nightTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -10°C on Sat night, min -16°C on Mon afternoon)Winds increasing (light winds from the SW on Sun morning, near gales from the SSE by Sun night).

Öræfajökull Weather (Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu morningTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -6°C on Fri morning, min -13°C on Tue night)Winds increasing (calm on Wed morning, gales from the E by Thu morning).

Öræfajökull Weather (Days 6-9):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sun morningTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -6°C on Fri night, min -14°C on Mon morning)Mainly strong winds.

This table gives the weather forecast for Öræfajökull at the specific elevation of 2110 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
1.2° C
-
26
Moderate winds from the NE
(26 kph at 50).
SHIP2792
74 km ENE
3m alt.
3 hours ago
Skardsfjoruviti
85 km SSW
9m alt.
3 hours ago
4.4° C
No report.
11
Light winds from the SSE
(11 kph at 130).
Burfell
150 km WSW
248m alt.
3 hours ago
-1.7° C
No report.
28
Moderate winds from the NE
(28 kph at 50).
Egilsstadir Airport
177 km NE
38m alt.
2 hours ago
0° C
cloudy
Dry and cloudy.
19
Light winds from the SSW
(19 kph at 210).
Low: few
Mid: broken
High: overcast

* 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 Öræfajökull and within an acceptable time window.

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