Prestahnukur
Weather Forecast, Iceland

 

Days 0-3 Prestahnukur Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sat afternoon. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Fri night, min -9°C on Sat night). Winds decreasing (extremely windy from the WSW on Sat afternoon, strong winds from the WSW by Sun morning).

Days 3-6 Prestahnukur Weather Summary:

Heavy rain (total 35mm) on Mon night. Becoming colder with heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Wed night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 4°C on Tue afternoon, min -8°C on Thu morning). Winds decreasing (severe gales from the W on Mon night, light winds from the NW by Thu morning).

PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM
light snow
snow showers
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
light snow
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
moderate snow
light snow
moderate rain
moderate rain
moderate snow
light snow
light snow
moderate snow
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
65 SW65
70 SSE70
55 SW55
100 SSW100
80 SW80
60 SW60
70 W70
65 WSW65
60 WSW60
55 WSW55
85 W85
70 WSW70
70 WSW70
55 WSW55
50 SW50
55 WSW55
45 W45
20 NW20
light snow snow shwrs heavy snow heavy snow heavy snow light snow snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs mod. snow light snow mod. rain mod. rain mod. snow light snow light snow mod. snow some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - 17 7 8 3 - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
5 4 15 17 15 3 8 4 1 6 3 - - 7 5 3 8 -
High °C
-4 2 -2 -4 -6 -8 -6 -7 -2 1 2 3 4 2 2 0 -4 -7
Low °C
-5 -4 -4 -5 -9 -9 -7 -9 -4 -1 2 3 3 1 1 -3 -6 -8
Chill °C
-15 -7 -11 -17 -19 -19 -18 -19 -11 -8 -7 -5 -4 -6 -5 -8 -13 -14
Freezing level m
800 900 1000 700 400 100 450 150 350 1250 2100 2700 2300 1800 1750 1450 700 400
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
-42-2-4-6-8-6-7-21234220-4-726320-20-2257776651-1
Sunrise
- - 8:27 - - 8:30 - - 8:33 - - 8:37 - - 8:41 - - 8:44
Sunset
5:47 - - 5:44 - - 5:40 - - 5:37 - - 5:34 - - 5:30 - -

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Prestahnukur at the specific elevation of 1390 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Prestahnukur. 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
Selfoss
58 km S
101m alt.
30 minutes ago
4° C
Dry
19
Light winds from the ESE
(19 kph at 123).
Reykjavik(notam)
83 km SSW
61m alt.
1 hour ago
4.9° C
light rain
Continuous light rain.
13
Light winds from the SSE
(13 kph at 140).
45 km
Kopavogur
83 km SSW
139m alt.
1 hour ago
4° C
Dry
18
Light winds from the SSW
(18 kph at 197).
Reykjavik Airport
84 km SSW
61m alt.
1 hour ago
5° C
light rain
Light rain .
20
Moderate winds from the SSE
(20 kph at 150).
Low: scattered
Mid: broken
High: overcast
Stykkisholmur
115 km W
8m alt.
1 hour ago
10.0° C
cloudy
No report.
13
Light winds from the ENE
(13 kph at 70).
35 km
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 Prestahnukur and within an acceptable time window.

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