Iceland
Best time to visit Iceland

Best time to visit Iceland

The best time to visit Iceland is from june until september, when you will have a very cold temperature, but limited rainfall. The highest average temperature in Iceland is 14°C in july and the lowest is 1°C in december. The water temperature is between -3°C and 19°C.

The average climate figure for Iceland is an 6,6. This is based on various factors, such as average temperatures, the chance of precipitation and weather experiences of others.

Iceland has 2 types of climates prevailing, namely the oceanic climate and tundra climate. If you want to know what the average temperature is in Iceland or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find an overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.

Climate South Iceland per month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
2°C 2°C 2°C 5°C 8°C 12°C 14°C 13°C 10°C 6°C 3°C 1°C
37
mm
28
mm
31
mm
23
mm
20
mm
17
mm
19
mm
24
mm
26
mm
36
mm
25
mm
27
mm

Climate North Iceland per month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
-3°C -3°C -2°C 0°C 4°C 9°C 11°C 10°C 7°C 2°C -1°C -4°C
60
mm
54
mm
61
mm
47
mm
51
mm
40
mm
54
mm
60
mm
70
mm
77
mm
87
mm
71
mm

Climate East Iceland per month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
-1°C 0°C 0°C 2°C 6°C 10°C 12°C 11°C 8°C 4°C 1°C -1°C
87
mm
77
mm
79
mm
57
mm
59
mm
35
mm
43
mm
46
mm
51
mm
76
mm
108
mm
96
mm

Climate West Iceland per month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
-1°C -1°C -1°C 1°C 4°C 8°C 10°C 9°C 7°C 3°C 1°C -1°C
60
mm
59
mm
53
mm
50
mm
35
mm
13
mm
20
mm
25
mm
38
mm
50
mm
41
mm
59
mm