Prestahnukur
Weather Forecast, Iceland

 

Days 0-3 Prestahnukur Weather Summary:

Heavy rain (total 98mm) on Sat morning. Becoming colder with heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sat afternoon. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 6°C on Thu morning, min -2°C on Sat night). Winds increasing (fresh winds from the SSW on Fri afternoon, stormy winds from the SW by Sat morning).

Days 3-6 Prestahnukur Weather Summary:

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Sun afternoon will be washed away by heavy rain (total 43mm) on Mon afternoon. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 9°C on Mon night, min -3°C on Sun morning). Mainly strong winds.

AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
moderate rain
heavy rain
heavy rain
light snow
light snow
snow showers
heavy rain
moderate snow
moderate snow
light snow
light snow
snow showers
light rain
moderate rain
heavy rain
light rain
moderate rain
rain showers
Wind km/h
45 SSE45
40 SSE40
60 SSE60
50 WSW50
45 SW45
40 SSE40
80 S80
90 SW90
65 SW65
40 SW40
45 W45
50 WSW50
35 WSW35
30 WSW30
40 WSW40
45 WSW45
35 SW35
35 SSW35
mod. rain heavy rain heavy rain light snow light snow snow shwrs heavy rain mod. snow mod. snow light snow light snow snow shwrs light rain mod. rain heavy rain light rain mod. rain rain shwrs
Rain
Rain mm
7 25 17 5 - 16 28 - - - - 2 5 7 15 5 7 1
Snow
Snow cm
- - - 4 3 1 - 8 8 1 4 1 - - - - - -
High °C
6 6 3 2 1 6 3 2 1 -1 0 2 4 5 9 9 9 7
Low °C
6 4 3 1 0 0 3 1 -2 -3 -2 -2 3 4 6 8 8 4
Chill °C
0 1 -4 -6 -6 0 -6 -7 -8 -9 -8 -4 -2 0 4 4 5 2
Freezing level m
1750 1650 1050 900 650 700 1050 750 350 100 500 250 1050 1200 2750 2850 3150 1300
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
21-2-3-52-2-4-5-7-6-3-217763663216321-102459997
Sunrise
8:22 - - 8:25 - - 8:27 - - 8:30 - - 8:33 - - 8:37 - -
Sunset
- 5:51 - - 5:47 - - 5:44 - - 5:40 - - 5:37 - - 5:34 -

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Prestahnukur at the specific elevation of 500 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.
2 hours ago
8° C
Dry
29
Fresh winds from the SE
(29 kph at 140).
SHIP1367
77 km SSW
3m alt.
2 hours ago
9.7° C
Reykjavik(notam)
82 km SSW
61m alt.
3 hours ago
9.2° C
light rain
Intermittent light drizzle.
26
Moderate winds from the SE
(26 kph at 160).
29 km
Kopavogur
83 km SSW
139m alt.
2 hours ago
9° C
Dry
23
Moderate winds from the S
(23 kph at 183).
Reykjavik Airport
83 km SSW
61m alt.
1 hour ago
10° C
light rain
Drizzle
37
Fresh winds from the SSE
(37 kph at 150).
Low: few
Mid: scattered
High: 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 Prestahnukur and within an acceptable time window.

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