Select Page

Category: articles

Winter Road Conditions

Weather and road conditions: issued 04 March 2020 At this time of year the roads are often snowy and icy; black ice in the mornings. More or less everywhere it’s very icy and in many places microspikes are a must! Weather:...

Read More

Summer snow in North Iceland

Summary issued 29 May 2019 Snow could fall in North Iceland tomorrow, apart from that there is nothing unusual about the weather for the next few days. Weather and conditions on the main roads: It might snow in North Iceland on...

Read More

Snow in the North

At this time of year the nature is wet and the sensitive nature is at risk of damage. Stay on marked paths/trails everywhere! Weather and conditions on main roads: Snow showers to be expected in North and North East Iceland...

Read More

Danger in Reykjanes

Danger in ReykjanesThe quiet peninsular of Reykjanes was always though of as the quiet lamb of Iceland’s mid-Atlantic riff.  The colourful geothermal mud-pots at Seltun were once a relaxing picnic area with only the...

Read More

Safe Travel – Happy Easter

Summary April is still considered winter and snow and ice on the ground can be expected, so it’s important to wear proper footwear. It can be very slippery and falling can cause accidents. Microspikes are recommended when icy...

Read More

Winter weather

Issued 12th December 2018  

Strong winds are expected over the next few days in South Iceland.

Now that we have winter, snow and ice on the ground, it’s important to wear proper footwear. It can be very slippery and falling can cause accidents. Microspikes are recommended and it’s important to stay on marked paths and roads.

Read More

Violent storm warning


issued 28th December 2018
Violent storm predicted in South Iceland this Wednesday & Thursday. This creates extremely dangerous driving conditions and in many parts a “no-travel-day”. Please check conditions before your travel.

Read More

Weather alert

Travel warning No travel day in South East Iceland this Wednesday/Thursday. For the inexperienced driver, wind gusts can be deadly. The surges in wind speed can move all types of vehicles off the road. The wind gusts expected...

Read More

Storm warnings – Icelandic weather


issued 14th Nov 2018
Very poor driving conditions in North Iceland with possible road closures. Same conditions on higher roads in the East and warnings of dangerous driving conditions in South East Iceland. The rest of the country will have lots of wind and rain. Please check conditions on before your travel.

Read More

Winter driving conditions

Summary issued 31st October 2018 There is still Autumn rain on most parts of Iceland, but could be Winter conditions on higher ground and the Westfjords. Very slippery conditions at many top tourist locations, be prepared with...

Read More

Volcano Logo

Volcano logo graphic by tnp_sevenknights_friendship from TheNounProject is licensed under CC BY 3.0.

Photographs owned by Tony Prower (C)

Pin It on Pinterest