Mývatn in Iceland: Best time to visit and Average Weather

Get the most favorable time to visit Mývatn in Iceland from seasonal norms, on this page.

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When is the best time to visit Mývatn?

What is the best time to go in Mývatn? Here is some information to help you in your decision:

  • The best month in Mývatn is July
  • December is the coldest month of the year
  • The rainiest months are January, February, March, August, October, November and December

For complete information about climate and weather in Mývatn for a specific month, click on the corresponding line below:

Month Our opinion View Details
very bad weather Mývatn in january
very bad weather Mývatn in february
very bad weather Mývatn in march
very bad weather Mývatn in april
very bad weather Mývatn in may
bad weather Mývatn in june
okay weather Mývatn in july
bad weather Mývatn in august
very bad weather Mývatn in september
very bad weather Mývatn in october
very bad weather Mývatn in november
very bad weather Mývatn in december

Weather and climate of Mývatn

  • From january to may the climate is the worst possible. The temperature rises to 7°C and it rains about 120mm each month.
  • In the month of june the climate is bad. At lunchtime, it's 12°C in average and you can expect to have 75mm of rainfall/month during this period.
  • In july the climate is not good, but still OK. the thermometer goes up to 14°C°C and it rains about 64% of the time in july.
  • In the month of august the climate is not good. At lunchtime, it's 12°C in average and it rains in august about 135mm.
  • Between the months of september and december the climate is very bad. In average, on the morning it is -7°C and, in december, 22 days of rain are expected.

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Chart: temperature and rainfall in Mývatn

The chart below allows to simultaneously view for the city of Mývatn the following seasonal norms: the minimum and maximum temperatures, and the monthly volume of precipitation for each month of the year.

Map of Iceland

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