Öræfajökull
Weather Forecast, Iceland

 

Days 0-3 Öræfajökull Weather Summary:

Heavy rain (total 51mm), heaviest during Wed morning. Very mild (max 10°C on Thu afternoon, min 7°C on Tue night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 Öræfajökull Weather Summary:

Heavy rain (total 27mm), heaviest during Mon morning. Very mild (max 10°C on Sat afternoon, min 6°C on Sun night). Winds increasing (calm on Sat afternoon, fresh winds from the ENE by Mon morning).

Days 6-9 Öræfajökull Weather Summary:

Heavy rain (total 57mm), heaviest during Thu night. Mild temperatures (max 9°C on Tue morning, min 5°C on Wed night). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the ENE on Mon afternoon, calm by Wed afternoon).

Monday
20
Tuesday
21
Wednesday
22
Thu
23
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 rain
moderate rain
moderate rain
moderate rain
heavy rain
rain showers
rain showers
partially cloudy
rain showers
light rain
light rain
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
rain showers
heavy rain
partially cloudy
moderate rain
rain showers
light rain
moderate rain
rain showers
partially cloudy
light rain
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
25 ENE25
5 SSE5
15 ENE15
10 ENE10
5 WNW5
10 NE10
10 N10
0 WNW0
10 E10
20 ENE20
15 N15
20 NNE20
5 NNE5
5 N5
10 SW10
15 WSW15
5 SSW5
35 ENE35
35 ENE35
10 NNE10
15 NNE15
5 ESE5
10 E10
10 ENE10
5 ENE5
15 SW15
15 WSW15
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Rain
Rain mm
9 8 10 9 11 1 2 - 1 5 4 - - - - - 3 15 - 6 1 3 9 2 - 4 -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
8 8 7 7 8 9 10 10 8 8 9 9 10 9 8 9 8 7 8 8 9 9 7 6 6 6 5
Low °C
8 7 7 7 7 8 10 8 7 7 8 9 9 8 8 8 6 6 8 8 9 8 6 6 6 5 5
Chill °C
5 7 4 5 8 8 9 10 6 5 7 6 10 9 6 7 8 2 4 5 7 8 5 3 6 3 2
Freezing level m
2100 1850 1700 1650 1750 1800 2000 1950 1750 1650 1850 1850 1800 1750 1650 1750 1800 1550 1950 1700 1800 1700 1400 1400 1450 1350 1250
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
9:25 - - 9:22 - - 9:19 - - 9:15 - - 9:12 - - 9:07 - - 9:05 - - 9:00 - - 8:58 - -

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Öræfajökull at the specific elevation of 500 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.
1 hour ago
9.8° C
light rain
Continuous heavy drizzle.
9
Light winds from the E
(9 kph at 90).
3.0 km
Mid: overcast
Egilsstadir Airport
177 km NE
38m alt.
1 hour ago
10° C
light rain
Drizzle
9
Light winds from the N
(9 kph at 10).
Low: scattered
Mid: broken
High: overcast
SHIP2289
183 km SW
3m alt.
2 hours ago
Grimsstadir
183 km N
386m alt.
1 hour ago
8.8° C
light rain
Continuous light rain.
9
Light winds from the E
(9 kph at 90).
36 km
Mid: sky obscured
Akureyri Airport
197 km NW
27m alt.
1 hour ago
13° C
light rain
Light rain .
13
Light winds from the ESE
(13 kph at 120).
Low: broken
Mid: broken

* 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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