Weather

Useful weather links for Iceland

I have listed these by usefulness and category, so some are duplicated, some
might be broken, that’s life…


Langjökul kiting

Link

Description

Belingur 2-3 day model 

Detailed model of local wind/wx
conditions, so far this has proved v reliable

Theyr Iceland forecast  

Good presentation of next 3 days, Beilingur
better for short term details

Hveravellir wx now

Current wind at Hveravellir (to
the NE of glacier 600m asl

Husafell wx now

Current wind at Husafell (to the
W of glacier 140 m asl)

IMO
forecast

Forecasts for the next day or so from the Icelandic Met
Office

Windsurfing/Kite buggying/kayaking

Link

Description

Theyr Iceland forecast  

Very good presentation of next 3 days

US
Navy forecasts

Good predictions of wind waves etc (thanks Birkir !)

Tide
table for Rvk harbour)

Table of tide levels, the last column is the height, watch
out for the date/time, as the table contains old data as well

Recent
weather graphs, Garðabær

Plots of wind and temp data for the last 48 hours

Recent
weather graphs, Þingvellir

Plots of wind and temp data for the last 24 hours

Recent
weather graphs, Þorlákshöfn

Plots of wind and temp data for the last 24 hours

Iceland
sea conditions clickable map (good for tides)

Winds and waves for all of w:st="on">Iceland, click on the data for
the tides in that area

Reykjavik 7 day
forecast from GFS

Accurate medium term forecast for w:st="on">Reykjavik


Snow info and skiing

Link

Description

Snow
depth measurements
 

Current snow depths (look at Ákoma
for the daily change)

Sandskeið wind conditions

Wind at Sandskeið airstrip

Bláfell wind conditions

Wind etc at Bláfell

Ski
area reports

Ski ‘resort’ pages


General travel weather

Link

Description

Theyr Iceland forecast  

Very good presentation of next 3 days

Iceland
road conditions clickable map

Clickable to show last 48 hours data

Wetterzentrale

Lots of links to charts and forecasts around w:st="on">Europe 

5
day forecast from Veðurstofa
n

Rather hard to read forecast for various places around w:st="on">Iceland


Sat pictures and forecast charts

Link

Description

Recent HRPT
images

These may cover w:st="on">Iceland, normally no more that 1
day old

Sembach (USAF) forecast charts

Easy to read forecast maps covering europe

UKMO Bracknell charts

Pressure predictions, v accurate, but need some analysis

NGP charts (US
navy)

Lots of useful forecast charts

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