Iceland in august: average weather and climate, where to go?

How are weather conditions in Iceland in august? Is it the best time to visit Akureyri and Selfoss? Have a look at weather averages and our opinion below.

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Weather of Iceland in of august 2017

Here, check out the weather forecast for the month of august for most popular cities in Iceland. These predictions are probabilities for august from weather reports for over 10 years. The percentage indicates the probability of having the weather mentioned.

Average weather in august in Reykjavik

Weather at 7am

Temperature: 9°C

Moderate rain at timesModerate rain at times
23% (6 jours)

Partly Cloudy22%

Clear/Sunny21%

Heavy rain18%

Weather at 1pm

Temperature: 14°C

Moderate rain at timesModerate rain at times
28% (8 jours)

Clear/Sunny21%

Partly Cloudy21%

Heavy rain17%

Weather at 7pm

Temperature: 14°C

Moderate rain at timesModerate rain at times
37% (11 jours)

Partly Cloudy21%

Clear/Sunny18%

Heavy rain14%

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Average weather in august in Akureyri

Weather at 7am

Temperature: 6°C

Heavy rainHeavy rain
27% (8 jours)

Moderate rain at times22%

Partly Cloudy18%

Clear/Sunny18%

Weather at 1pm

Temperature: 12°C

Heavy rainHeavy rain
27% (8 jours)

Moderate rain at times26%

Partly Cloudy22%

Clear/Sunny22%

Weather at 7pm

Temperature: 12°C

Moderate rain at timesModerate rain at times
32% (9 jours)

Partly Cloudy25%

Heavy rain20%

Clear/Sunny14%

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Average weather in august in Eyjafjallajökull

Weather at 7am

Temperature: 11°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
31% (9 jours)

Moderate rain at times23%

Partly Cloudy22%

Heavy rain15%

Weather at 1pm

Temperature: 13°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
29% (8 jours)

Moderate rain at times24%

Partly Cloudy23%

Heavy rain14%

Weather at 7pm

Temperature: 13°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
28% (8 jours)

Partly Cloudy28%

Moderate rain at times26%

Heavy rain14%

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Average weather in august in Grindavík

Weather at 7am

Temperature: 11°C

Moderate rain at timesModerate rain at times
23% (6 jours)

Clear/Sunny22%

Cloudy20%

Partly Cloudy19%

Weather at 1pm

Temperature: 13°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
25% (7 jours)

Moderate rain at times23%

Cloudy22%

Partly Cloudy18%

Weather at 7pm

Temperature: 13°C

Moderate rain at timesModerate rain at times
26% (7 jours)

Partly Cloudy24%

Clear/Sunny23%

Cloudy15%

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Average weather in august in Hofn

Weather at 7am

Temperature: 9°C

Partly CloudyPartly Cloudy
28% (8 jours)

Clear/Sunny24%

Moderate rain at times19%

Heavy rain18%

Weather at 1pm

Temperature: 12°C

Partly CloudyPartly Cloudy
30% (9 jours)

Clear/Sunny27%

Moderate rain at times19%

Heavy rain18%

Weather at 7pm

Temperature: 12°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
33% (9 jours)

Partly Cloudy24%

Moderate rain at times21%

Heavy rain15%

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Average weather in august in Húsavík

Weather at 7am

Temperature: 6°C

Heavy rainHeavy rain
27% (8 jours)

Moderate rain at times22%

Partly Cloudy18%

Clear/Sunny18%

Weather at 1pm

Temperature: 12°C

Heavy rainHeavy rain
27% (8 jours)

Moderate rain at times26%

Partly Cloudy22%

Clear/Sunny22%

Weather at 7pm

Temperature: 12°C

Moderate rain at timesModerate rain at times
32% (9 jours)

Partly Cloudy25%

Heavy rain20%

Clear/Sunny14%

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Average weather in august in Ísafjörður

Weather at 7am

Temperature: 7°C

Heavy rainHeavy rain
28% (8 jours)

Cloudy21%

Moderate rain at times20%

Clear/Sunny12%

Weather at 1pm

Temperature: 10°C

Moderate rain at timesModerate rain at times
26% (7 jours)

Heavy rain23%

Cloudy19%

Partly Cloudy17%

Weather at 7pm

Temperature: 10°C

Moderate rain at timesModerate rain at times
30% (9 jours)

Cloudy20%

Heavy rain19%

Partly Cloudy17%

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Average weather in august in Keflavík

Weather at 7am

Temperature: 11°C

Moderate rain at timesModerate rain at times
23% (6 jours)

Clear/Sunny22%

Cloudy20%

Partly Cloudy19%

Weather at 1pm

Temperature: 13°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
25% (7 jours)

Moderate rain at times23%

Cloudy22%

Partly Cloudy18%

Weather at 7pm

Temperature: 13°C

Moderate rain at timesModerate rain at times
26% (7 jours)

Partly Cloudy24%

Clear/Sunny23%

Cloudy15%

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Average weather in august in Mývatn

Weather at 7am

Temperature: 6°C

Heavy rainHeavy rain
27% (8 jours)

Moderate rain at times22%

Partly Cloudy18%

Clear/Sunny18%

Weather at 1pm

Temperature: 12°C

Heavy rainHeavy rain
27% (8 jours)

Moderate rain at times26%

Partly Cloudy22%

Clear/Sunny22%

Weather at 7pm

Temperature: 12°C

Moderate rain at timesModerate rain at times
32% (9 jours)

Partly Cloudy25%

Heavy rain20%

Clear/Sunny14%

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Average weather in august in Selfoss

Weather at 7am

Temperature: 9°C

Moderate rain at timesModerate rain at times
27% (8 jours)

Partly Cloudy25%

Clear/Sunny24%

Heavy rain14%

Weather at 1pm

Temperature: 14°C

Moderate rain at timesModerate rain at times
28% (8 jours)

Clear/Sunny26%

Partly Cloudy23%

Heavy rain13%

Weather at 7pm

Temperature: 14°C

Moderate rain at timesModerate rain at times
37% (11 jours)

Partly Cloudy23%

Clear/Sunny23%

Heavy rain14%

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Where to go in Iceland in of august?

Where to go in august according to the weather?

warning in august the weather varied depending on the city and regions of the country.

That month is not the best month to spend holidays in Iceland. The weather in Selfoss, Keflavík, Eyjafjallajökull, Reykjavik and Grindavík is just ok. The sun is not there all the time and you risk you to be soaked by rain frequently. Nevertheless, if you don't plan a deckchair & cocktails by the pool trip but rather city tours, this climate may be enough. In addition, there are certainly fewer tourists dyring this month of august.

It's much worse in Húsavík, Ísafjörður, Mývatn, Hofn and Akureyri and surrounding areas where the climate is very bad. It is not recommended to travel to these areas this month.


Climate of Iceland in august

Climate of Reykjavik in August

In august, maximum temperature is 15°C and minimum temperature is 9°C (for an average temperature of 12°C). The climate is fairly cold in this location in this month, but it is endurable by dressing warm. With 168mm over 18 days, you will experience some showers throughout your stay. But this is pretty reasonably and you will not be too bothered by it.
With proper weather, the month of august is okay (but not good time) for traveling there.

August
Medium temperature 12°C
Highest temperature 15°C
Lowest temperature 9°C
Rainfall 168mm
Number of days with rainfall 18 day(s)
(57%)
Humidity 88%
Cloud cover 61%
Length of day 16:27
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Climate of Akureyri in August

In the month of august, the mean temperature in Akureyri is 10°C (maximum temperature is 13°C and minimum temperature is 6°C). The climate is relatively cold in that area in august, but it is tolerable when dressing cosy. With 135mm over 19 days, you will experience some showers throughout your holidays. But this is rather moderate and you will not be too bothered by it.
With a bad weather, the month of august is not recommended month to go in this city.

August
Medium temperature 10°C
Highest temperature 13°C
Lowest temperature 6°C
Sea temperature (average) 9.5°C
Rainfall 135mm
Number of days with rainfall 19 day(s)
(62%)
Humidity 92%
Cloud cover 62%
Length of day 16:50
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Climate of Eyjafjallajökull in August

In the month of august, maximum temperature is 14°C and minimum temperature is 11°C (for an average temperature of 12°C). The climate is relatively fresh in that area in this month, but it is tolerable by dressing hot. With 139mm over 16 days, you will experience some showers during your stay. But this is reasonably and it is only of temporary showers.
With a correct weather, august is okay (but not good time) for traveling in this locality.

August
Medium temperature 12°C
Highest temperature 14°C
Lowest temperature 11°C
Rainfall 139mm
Number of days with rainfall 16 day(s)
(53%)
Humidity 85%
Cloud cover 51%
Length of day 16:20
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Climate of Grindavík in August

In the month of august, maximum temperature is 14°C and minimum temperature is 11°C (for an average temperature of 12°C). The climate is relatively fresh in this city in august, but it is tolerable by dressing warm. With 131mm over 15 days, rainfall can happen for your trip. But this is reasonably and it will not be continuous.
With proper weather, the month of august is okay (but not good month) for traveling there in Iceland.

August
Medium temperature 12°C
Highest temperature 14°C
Lowest temperature 11°C
Sea temperature (average) 11.7°C
Rainfall 131mm
Number of days with rainfall 15 day(s)
(50%)
Humidity 86%
Cloud cover 59%
Length of day 16:23
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Climate of Hofn in August

In the month of august, maximum temperature is 13°C and minimum temperature is 9°C (for an average temperature of 11°C). The climate is rather fresh there in this month, but it is livable by dressing hot. With 150mm over 15 days, rainfall can happen for your journey. But this is moderate and it is only of temporary showers.
With a bad climate, august is not the best time to go in this locality in Iceland.

August
Medium temperature 11°C
Highest temperature 13°C
Lowest temperature 9°C
Sea temperature (average) 10.5°C
Rainfall 150mm
Number of days with rainfall 15 day(s)
(47%)
Humidity 87%
Cloud cover 51%
Length of day 16:29
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About weather data for Iceland in august:

Weather data for in Iceland for of august are derived from a average of the weather forecast since 2009 in Iceland. Also, there is a margin of error and these forecasts are to be considered as general information only. The weather in Iceland can vary slightly from year to year, but these predictions should limit surprises. So you can pack your bags or check when is the best time in year to go to Iceland.


All cities of Iceland in august

Reykjavik in augustokay weather
Akureyri in augustbad weather
Eyjafjallajökull in augustokay weather
Grindavík in augustokay weather
Hofn in augustbad weather
Húsavík in augustbad weather
Ísafjörður in augustbad weather
Keflavík in augustokay weather
Mývatn in augustbad weather
Selfoss in augustokay weather

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