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

IcÖræfajökull
Weather Forecast, Iceland

Issued: 5pm Sat 17 Apr Local Time
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Öræfajökull Weather (Days 0-3):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sat afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -2°C on Sat night, min -15°C on Mon night). Winds decreasing (near gales from the SSE on Sat night, light winds from the W by Mon afternoon).

(Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Fri morning. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -3°C on Thu afternoon, min -10°C on Tue afternoon). Mainly fresh winds.

(Days 6-9):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Fri afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -4°C on Fri night, min -6°C on Fri night). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the SE on Sun morning, light winds from the SE by Mon morning).

(Days 10-12):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Thu afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -4°C on Wed night, min -6°C on Mon night). Winds increasing (calm on Mon afternoon, near gales from the SSW by Thu afternoon).

Sat
17
Sunday
18
Monday
19
Tuesday
20
Wednesday
21
Thursday
22
Friday
23
Saturday
24
Sunday
25
Monday
26
Tuesday
27
Wednesday
28
Thu
29
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
moderate snow
snow showers
clear
snow showers
moderate snow
light snow
snow showers
snow showers
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
light snow
light snow
moderate snow
heavy snow
moderate snow
snow showers
heavy snow
heavy snow
moderate snow
moderate snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
moderate snow
light snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light snow
Wind km/h
45 SSE45
50 S50
55 SW55
55 WSW55
45 SW45
30 SW30
20 W20
40 WNW40
25 NW25
35 WNW35
25 WNW25
30 WSW30
25 WSW25
20 S20
25 SSE25
15 SSE15
25 SSE25
35 SE35
30 SSW30
20 SSE20
20 ESE20
20 SE20
25 SSE25
40 SE40
35 SE35
25 SSE25
20 SSE20
5 ENE5
5 NNW5
5 NNE5
10 NNE10
10 N10
5 NNW5
10 W10
15 WSW15
30 SSW30
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Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
10 10 - 4 8 2 2 1 - - - - - - 4 2 10 18 10 4 12 11 8 9 11 17 6 2 - - - - - - - 1
High °C
-4 -2 -9 -12 -13 -14 -14 -13 -11 -8 -7 -7 -6 -6 -4 -3 -3 -4 -5 -4 -6 -6 -5 -5 -5 -5 -5 -5 -5 -6 -6 -6 -6 -5 -4 -5
Low °C
-5 -6 -11 -13 -14 -14 -14 -15 -12 -10 -7 -7 -6 -7 -6 -4 -5 -4 -5 -6 -6 -6 -6 -5 -5 -6 -5 -5 -6 -6 -6 -6 -6 -5 -5 -5
Chill °C
-14 -11 -21 -25 -26 -25 -23 -23 -21 -17 -15 -15 -13 -13 -11 -9 -9 -12 -13 -10 -13 -13 -12 -14 -13 -13 -11 -5 -10 -9 -11 -12 -9 -9 -10 -13
Freezing level m
900 1650 200 400 250 250 400 0 200 600 500 700 850 800 1000 1300 1300 1300 1350 1400 950 850 1050 1250 1200 1250 1200 1250 1350 1100 1150 950 950 1100 1050 850
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
-4-2-9-12-13-14-14-13-11-8-7-7-6-6-4-3-3-4-5-4-6-6-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-6-6-6-6-5-4-5-11-8-8-9-9-9-9-7-5-3-4-3-3-200-1-10-2-3-1-1-1-1-2-2-1-3-2-3-3-3-2-345-1-1-2-2-1-30102324555552233354445533533
Sunrise
- - 5:24 - - 5:20 - - 5:18 - - 5:13 - - 5:11 - - 5:07 - - 5:03 - - 5:00 - - 4:56 - - 4:52 - - 4:50 - - 4:47
Sunset
8:45 - - 8:47 - - 8:51 - - 8:53 - - 8:58 - - 9:00 - - 9:04 - - 9:07 - - 9:09 - - 9:13 - - 9:15 - - 9:19 - -

Öræfajökull Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Öræfajökull is: A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sat afternoonTemperatures will be below freezing (max -2°C on Sat night, min -15°C on Mon night)Winds decreasing (near gales from the SSE on Sat night, light winds from the W by Mon afternoon).

Öræfajökull Weather (Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Fri morningTemperatures will be below freezing (max -3°C on Thu afternoon, min -10°C on Tue afternoon)Mainly fresh winds.

Öræfajökull Weather (Days 6-9):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Fri afternoonTemperatures will be below freezing (max -4°C on Fri night, min -6°C on Fri night)Winds decreasing (strong winds from the SE on Sun morning, light winds from the SE by Mon morning).

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
6.2° C
-
26
Moderate winds from the ENE
(26 kph at 60).
SHIP6226
74 km ENE
3m alt.
3 hours ago
Hjardarnes-Hornafjo
77 km ENE
10m alt.
3 hours ago
7.5° C
-
30
Fresh winds from the ESE
(30 kph at 110).
Burfell
150 km WSW
248m alt.
2 hours ago
4.3° C
No report.
15
Light winds from the NNE
(15 kph at 30).
Egilsstadir Airport
177 km NE
38m alt.
47 minutes ago
8° C
light rain
Light rain .
22
Moderate winds from the SSE
(22 kph at 160).
Low: scattered
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.

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