Öræfajökull weather

Öræfajökull
Weather Forecast, Iceland

 

Öræfajökull Weather (Days 0-3):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon morning. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -1°C on Mon afternoon, min -8°C on Mon night). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the SW on Mon morning, light winds from the W by Mon night).

(Days 3-6):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Thu night. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -10°C on Tue morning, min -18°C on Wed afternoon). Winds increasing (light winds from the NNW on Wed morning, severe gales from the E by Thu night).

(Days 6-9):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -13°C on Fri morning, min -16°C on Sat morning). Wind will be generally light.

Friday
25
Saturday
26
Sunday
27
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
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
heavy snow
heavy snow
snow showers
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
snow showers
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
15 NW15
20 W20
15 WNW15
20 W20
25 WSW25
40 WSW40
50 SW50
40 W40
25 W25
25 ENE25
35 NE35
20 NNE20
10 WNW10
20 N20
30 NNE30
35 NNE35
25 N25
75 E75
15 NNE15
25 NNW25
15 NNE15
5 NNW5
5 WNW5
5 NW5
10 NNW10
10 NNW10
15 N15
clear clear clear some clouds some clouds heavy snow heavy snow snow shwrs clear some clouds cloudy cloudy some clouds some clouds clear clear clear snow shwrs clear clear some clouds some clouds clear clear clear clear some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - 19 22 2 - - - - - - - - - 7 - - - - - - - - -
High °C
-6 -5 -3 -5 -6 -4 -3 -1 -3 -10 -12 -12 -16 -17 -17 -17 -16 -13 -13 -14 -15 -15 -15 -15 -15 -14 -14
Low °C
-6 -5 -4 -5 -7 -6 -4 -2 -8 -11 -13 -15 -17 -18 -18 -17 -16 -15 -13 -15 -15 -16 -16 -16 -15 -14 -14
Chill °C
-12 -11 -8 -12 -14 -13 -11 -9 -11 -19 -23 -22 -22 -27 -30 -29 -27 -28 -21 -24 -23 -19 -20 -20 -21 -20 -20
Freezing level m
400 800 1450 1100 1000 1000 1450 1850 1200 450 300 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
-6-5-3-5-6-4-3-1-3-10-12-12-16-17-17-17-16-13-13-14-15-15-15-15-15-14-14-4-30-2-30021-7-8-9-12-13-13-11-11-8-8-10-12-13-12-11-11-11-101233356760-1-2-7-8-7-5-5-3-4-4-6-6-6-6-5-5-4
Sunrise
8:07 - - 8:10 - - 8:12 - - 8:15 - - 8:18 - - 8:22 - - 8:25 - - 8:27 - - 8:32 - -
Sunset
- 5:34 - - 5:30 - - 5:27 - - 5:23 - - 5:21 - - 5:16 - - 5:14 - - 5:10 - - 5:07 -

Öræfajökull Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Öræfajökull is: A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon morningTemperatures will be below freezing (max -1°C on Mon afternoon, min -8°C on Mon night)Winds decreasing (strong winds from the SW on Mon morning, light winds from the W by Mon night).

Öræfajökull Weather (Days 3-6):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Thu nightTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -10°C on Tue morning, min -18°C on Wed afternoon)Winds increasing (light winds from the NNW on Wed morning, severe gales from the E by Thu night).

Öræfajökull Weather (Days 6-9):

Mostly dryExtremely cold (max -13°C on Fri morning, min -16°C on Sat morning)Wind will be generally light.

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.
1 hour ago
2.9° C
-
2
Calm
(2 kph at 240).
SHIP1152
74 km ENE
3m alt.
2 hours ago
Skardsfjoruviti
85 km SSW
9m alt.
2 hours ago
2.6° C
No report.
7
Light winds from the N
(7 kph at 350).
Burfell
150 km WSW
248m alt.
2 hours ago
-0.5° C
No report.
13
Light winds from the NE
(13 kph at 50).
Egilsstadir Airport
177 km NE
38m alt.
1 hour ago
-2° C
clear
-
7
Light winds from the S
(7 kph at 170).

* 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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