Öræfajökull weather

Öræfajökull
Weather Forecast, Iceland

Issued: 11pm Mon 19 Oct Local Time
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Öræfajökull Weather (Days 0-3):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu afternoon. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -8°C on Thu afternoon, min -11°C on Tue afternoon). Winds increasing (calm on Mon night, strong winds from the ESE by Thu afternoon).

(Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Fri night. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -7°C on Fri afternoon, min -10°C on Thu night). Winds decreasing (extremely windy from the ENE on Sat night, moderate winds from the N by Sun afternoon).

(Days 6-9):

Mostly dry. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -8°C on Sun night, min -12°C on Mon afternoon). Winds increasing (calm on Mon night, fresh winds from the NNE by Tue afternoon).

(Days 10-12):

A dusting of new snow. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -6°C on Fri morning, min -12°C on Wed night). Winds increasing (calm on Fri night, strong winds from the E by Sat afternoon).

Monday
26
Tuesday
27
Wednesday
28
Thursday
29
Friday
30
Sat
31
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snow showers
moderate snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
moderate snow
light snow
heavy snow
light snow
cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
light snow
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
5 N5
10 NW10
15 WNW15
10 WNW10
15 NW15
10 W10
20 SSW20
25 SSE25
45 SE45
55 ESE55
75 E75
60 ESE60
60 E60
45 E45
75 E75
85 E85
55 E55
25 NNE25
25 W25
15 W15
10 W10
0 SSE0
20 ENE20
30 NNE30
15 NW15
25 WNW25
25 WSW25
25 WSW25
15 SSW15
15 SE15
20 ENE20
20 ENE20
10 NE10
0 SE0
30 ESE30
40 E40
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Rain
Rain mm
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Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - 3 6 14 39 24 35 39 8 5 19 4 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 3 -
High °C
-10 -10 -11 -10 -10 -9 -9 -9 -8 -8 -8 -7 -7 -8 -9 -7 -7 -7 -8 -10 -11 -12 -11 -10 -10 -11 -12 -12 -12 -10 -7 -6 -7 -7 -9 -9
Low °C
-10 -10 -11 -11 -10 -10 -9 -9 -9 -10 -9 -8 -8 -9 -9 -9 -7 -7 -9 -11 -12 -12 -12 -10 -11 -12 -12 -12 -12 -11 -8 -7 -7 -9 -10 -9
Chill °C
-15 -15 -18 -15 -16 -15 -15 -17 -19 -20 -21 -19 -19 -19 -22 -19 -18 -15 -15 -17 -16 -15 -20 -20 -16 -20 -21 -21 -19 -17 -15 -13 -12 -7 -19 -19
Freezing level m
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mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
- 8:14 - - 8:17 - - 8:19 - - 8:22 - - 8:26 - - 8:29 - - 8:32 - - 8:36 - - 8:38 - - 8:41 - - 8:45 - - 8:48 -
Sunset
- - 5:25 - - 5:22 - - 5:20 - - 5:15 - - 5:13 - - 5:09 - - 5:06 - - 5:02 - - 5:00 - - 4:57 - - 4:52 - - 4:50

Öræfajökull Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Öræfajökull is: A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu afternoonTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -8°C on Thu afternoon, min -11°C on Tue afternoon)Winds increasing (calm on Mon night, strong winds from the ESE by Thu afternoon).

Öræfajökull Weather (Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Fri nightTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -7°C on Fri afternoon, min -10°C on Thu night)Winds decreasing (extremely windy from the ENE on Sat night, moderate winds from the N by Sun afternoon).

Öræfajökull Weather (Days 6-9):

Mostly dryTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -8°C on Sun night, min -12°C on Mon afternoon)Winds increasing (calm on Mon night, fresh winds from the NNE by Tue afternoon).

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
0.2° C
-
7
Light winds from the WNW
(7 kph at 290).
SHIP4265
74 km ENE
3m alt.
2 hours ago
Hjardarnes-Hornafjo
77 km ENE
10m alt.
3 hours ago
2.0° C
-
17
Light winds from the NNW
(17 kph at 340).
Egilsstadir Airport
177 km NE
38m alt.
1 hour ago
0° C
cloudy
Dry and cloudy.
6
Light winds from the SE
(6 kph at 140).
Low: few
Mid: broken
High: overcast
Grimsstadir
183 km N
386m alt.
3 hours ago
-1.7° C
partially cloudy
No report.
2
Calm
(2 kph at 110).
60 km

* 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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