Öræfajökull weather

Öræfajökull
Weather Forecast, Iceland

 

Öræfajökull Weather (Days 0-3):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Mon night. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -7°C on Sun night, min -11°C on Tue morning). Mainly fresh winds.

(Days 3-6):

A dusting of new snow. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -6°C on Fri afternoon, min -8°C on Wed night). Winds increasing (calm on Fri night, fresh winds from the ENE by Sat night).

(Days 6-9):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Tue morning. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -6°C on Sat night, min -9°C on Mon night). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the E on Sat night, calm by Sun night).

Sunday
2
Monday
3
Tue
4
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
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
snow showers
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
light snow
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
moderate snow
heavy snow
moderate snow
Wind km/h
20 N20
20 N20
25 NNW25
20 NW20
20 NNW20
20 N20
20 NNE20
30 NNE30
20 NNE20
25 NE25
10 NNW10
15 WNW15
20 W20
15 W15
10 W10
5 ENE5
25 ENE25
25 ENE25
40 ENE40
35 E35
25 ENE25
20 NNE20
5 N5
10 NNW10
5 WNW5
5 W5
10 NW10
some clouds some clouds some clouds snow shwrs some clouds clear some clouds cloudy some clouds some clouds clear clear snow shwrs clear some clouds some clouds clear some clouds light snow cloudy some clouds some clouds some clouds clear mod. snow heavy snow mod. snow
Rain
Rain mm
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Snow
Snow cm
- - - 8 - - - - - - - - 2 - - - - - 2 - - - - - 9 11 8
High °C
-7 -7 -7 -8 -11 -10 -9 -10 -9 -7 -7 -7 -7 -7 -6 -7 -7 -7 -6 -7 -7 -7 -7 -7 -8 -9 -8
Low °C
-7 -7 -8 -10 -11 -10 -9 -10 -10 -8 -7 -7 -7 -7 -7 -8 -8 -7 -7 -7 -7 -7 -7 -7 -9 -9 -9
Chill °C
-13 -14 -15 -16 -19 -18 -18 -20 -18 -15 -12 -13 -14 -13 -6 -7 -15 -15 -15 -16 -15 -15 -10 -11 -11 -12 -13
Freezing level m
750 950 1000 700 450 650 750 800 850 850 950 1050 1050 1000 1100 950 750 900 850 900 1050 1000 850 1000 850 750 750
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mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
- 3:17 - - 3:15 - - 3:12 - - 3:10 - - 3:06 - - 3:04 - - 3:01 - - 3:00 - - 2:58 -
Sunset
- - 10:51 - - 10:53 - - 10:57 - - 11:00 - - 11:01 - - 11:05 - - 11:07 - - 11:10 - - 11:13

Öræfajökull Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Öræfajökull is: A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Mon nightTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -7°C on Sun night, min -11°C on Tue morning)Mainly fresh winds.

Öræfajökull Weather (Days 3-6):

A dusting of new snowTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -6°C on Fri afternoon, min -8°C on Wed night)Winds increasing (calm on Fri night, fresh winds from the ENE by Sat night).

Öræfajökull Weather (Days 6-9):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Tue morningTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -6°C on Sat night, min -9°C on Mon night)Winds decreasing (strong winds from the E on Sat night, calm by Sun night).

Issued local time.

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.
2 hours ago
4.3° C
-
9
Light winds from the SW
(9 kph at 230).
SHIP1975
74 km ENE
3m alt.
4 hours ago
Egilsstadir Airport
177 km NE
38m alt.
2 hours ago
2° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
15
Light winds from the NNE
(15 kph at 20).
Low: broken
Grimsstadir
183 km N
386m alt.
2 hours ago
3.0° C
clear
No report.
9
Light winds from the NE
(9 kph at 50).
70 km
Vestmannaeyjar Lighthouse
191 km SW
124m alt.
2 hours ago
6.0° C
-
19
Light winds from the SSW
(19 kph at 210).

* 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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