Öræfajökull
Weather Forecast, Iceland

 

Days 0-3 Öræfajökull Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Wed afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Thu night, min -3°C on Fri morning). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 Öræfajökull Weather Summary:

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Mon night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -1°C on Sat night, min -4°C on Mon night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 6-9 Öræfajökull Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -2°C on Fri afternoon, min -5°C on Wed night). Wind will be generally light.

Tuesday
21
Wednesday
22
Thu
23
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
moderate snow
light snow
moderate snow
moderate snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light snow
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
light snow
heavy snow
light snow
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
clear
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
Wind km/h
10 SSE10
10 ESE10
5 NNW5
15 N15
15 NNE15
20 N20
15 SSW15
5 SSE5
10 ENE10
15 NNW15
15 NNW15
15 NW15
15 WSW15
20 SSW20
25 WSW25
15 WNW15
10 SSE10
20 ESE20
15 NE15
20 NE20
15 NNW15
15 SSW15
10 SE10
5 E5
5 NNE5
0 NE0
5 W5
mod. snow light snow mod. snow mod. snow some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds light snow some clouds cloudy some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds clear clear light snow heavy snow light snow snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs clear snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
7 5 6 10 - - - - 2 - - - - - - - - 2 11 3 2 3 1 - 3 1 1
High °C
-1 -2 -2 -2 -2 -1 0 -2 -2 -2 -2 -2 -1 -2 -2 -1 -1 -3 -4 -3 -3 -3 -4 -4 -4 -5 -5
Low °C
-2 -2 -2 -2 -2 -1 -2 -3 -3 -2 -2 -2 -2 -3 -3 -2 -2 -3 -4 -4 -3 -4 -4 -4 -5 -5 -5
Chill °C
-5 -6 -4 -6 -7 -6 0 -4 -8 -8 -7 -7 -5 -7 -8 -6 -5 -9 -11 -9 -8 -7 -7 -6 -7 -5 -7
Freezing level m
1800 1700 1750 1850 1750 1950 1850 1750 1700 1800 1850 1800 1900 1700 1600 1850 1850 1550 1400 1550 1700 1650 1350 1300 1250 1250 1300
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
- 4:56 - - 5:00 - - 5:03 - - 5:05 - - 5:09 - - 5:11 - - 5:15 - - 5:18 - - 5:20 -
Sunset
- - 9:22 - - 9:19 - - 9:15 - - 9:12 - - 9:07 - - 9:05 - - 9:00 - - 8:58 - - 8:53

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
Hjardarnes-Hornafjo
77 km ENE
10m alt.
2 hours ago
9.6° C
moderate rain
Rain
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
40 km
Mid: overcast
Egilsstadir Airport
177 km NE
38m alt.
1 hour ago
10° C
light rain
Drizzle
4
Calm
(4 kph at 360).
Mid: overcast
SHIP1211
183 km SW
3m alt.
3 hours ago
Grimsstadir
183 km N
386m alt.
3 hours ago
8.8° C
light rain
Continuous light rain.
6
Light winds from the E
(6 kph at 90).
16 km
Akureyri Airport
197 km NW
27m alt.
1 hour ago
11° C
light rain
Drizzle
7
Light winds from the NW.(Wind varies from 270 to 350 degs)
(7 kph at 310).
Low: broken
Mid: 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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