Weather in Iceland in october 2020

Here, find the the weather forecast for october for most popular cities in Iceland. These predictions are probabilities for october from weather reports for many years. The percentage indicates the possibility of having the weather indicated.

Weather details in october

The atmosphere continues to cool as temperatures continue to fall. In the north, snow is already part of the landscape. While in the south, the climate throughout October in Iceland seems more clement - even if the rains are still present. The chances of being able to enjoy the sun are diminishing from day to day.

October in Reykjavik and South-western Iceland

Thanks to the more frequent presence of the sun, the weather is beautiful during the day - especially during the first and second periods. It is beautiful despite the cool climate and as the temperatures remain above zero, one will not have snow yet for this month. Expect rather intermittent rainfall, overcast or partially clear skies.

October in Akureyri and Northern Iceland

The rapid deterioration of climatic conditions in the north favors an early snowfall. Thus, the weather in Iceland throughout October in the northern part announces the roughness of winter in these parts of the globe.



Organised tours and trips in Iceland in october


Where to go in Iceland in october?

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Where should you go in Iceland in october when it comes to the weather?

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The climate in Iceland in october ranges from bad to very bad depending on the region and city.

warning in october the weather is different depending on the city and regions of the country.

October is not the best month to visit Iceland. The climate in Keflavík, Eyjafjallajökull and Grindavík is bad. It's cold, the sun is not there all the time and you take the risk of getting wet by rain very often.

But it gets worse: around the cities of Keflavík, Eyjafjallajökull and Grindavík and surrounding areas where the climate is even worse. It is not recommended to visit these areas in october.


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Climate in Iceland in october

Climate in Reykjavik in october

In the month of october, maximum temperature is 45°F and minimum temperature is 41°F (for an average temperature of 43°F). The climate is quite more than very fresh in that area in this month. Plan to cover you well! With 4in over 13 days, rainfall can happen for your vacations. But this is rather reasonably and it will not be continuous.

October
Average temperature 43°F
Highest temperature 45°F
Lowest temperature 41°F
Sea temperature 47°F
Rainfall 4in
Number of days with rainfall 13 day(s)
(42%)
Humidity 85%
Daily sunshine hours 7
Cloud cover 63%
Length of day 09:52
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net very bad
more information about the climate in Reykjavik in october

Climate in Akureyri in october

In the month of october, maximum temperature is 38°F and minimum temperature is 31°F (for an average temperature of 34°F). The climate is rather cold in this location in this month. Do not forget to cover yourself! With 5.4in over 19 days, you will experience some showers during your journey. But this is pretty moderate and it is only of temporary showers.

October
Average temperature 34°F
Highest temperature 38°F
Lowest temperature 31°F
Sea temperature 43°F
Rainfall 5.4in
Number of days with rainfall 19 day(s)
(61%)
Humidity 92%
Daily sunshine hours 7
Cloud cover 66%
Length of day 09:42
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net very bad
more information about the climate in Akureyri in october

Climate in Eyjafjallajökull in october

In the month of october, the mean temperature in Eyjafjallajökull is 47°F (maximum temperature is 49°F and minimum temperature is 45°F). The climate is quite fresh in this city in this month, but it is livable by dressing cosy. With 6.2in over 19 days, rainfall can happen throughout your journey. But this is moderate and it is only of temporary showers.
With a bad climate, the month of october is not the best time to go in that area in Iceland.

October
Average temperature 47°F
Highest temperature 49°F
Lowest temperature 45°F
Rainfall 6.2in
Number of days with rainfall 19 day(s)
(60%)
Humidity 81%
Daily sunshine hours 7
Cloud cover 57%
Length of day 09:55
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net bad
more information about the climate in Eyjafjallajökull in october

Climate in Grindavík in october

In october, maximum temperature is 49°F and minimum temperature is 45°F (for an average temperature of 47°F). The climate is rather cold in this location in the month of october. Do not forget to take with you warm clothes! With 4.5in over 16 days, you will experience some showers for your stay. But this is reasonably and it will not be continuous.
With a bad climate, october is not recommended month to go in this city.

October
Average temperature 47°F
Highest temperature 49°F
Lowest temperature 45°F
Sea temperature 48°F
Rainfall 4.5in
Number of days with rainfall 16 day(s)
(52%)
Humidity 81%
Daily sunshine hours 7
Cloud cover 63%
Length of day 09:54
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net bad
more information about the climate in Grindavík in october

Climate in Hofn in october

In october, maximum temperature is 45°F and minimum temperature is 41°F (for an average temperature of 43°F). The climate is rather cold in that area in the month of october. Plan a sweater! With 7.6in over 18 days, you will experience some showers during your trip. But this is rather moderate and it is only of temporary showers.

October
Average temperature 43°F
Highest temperature 45°F
Lowest temperature 41°F
Sea temperature 47°F
Rainfall 7.6in
Number of days with rainfall 18 day(s)
(57%)
Humidity 85%
Daily sunshine hours 7
Cloud cover 58%
Length of day 09:51
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net very bad
more information about the climate in Hofn in october

All cities in Iceland in october

Reykjavik in octobervery bad weather
Akureyri in octobervery bad weather
Eyjafjallajökull in octoberbad weather
Grindavík in octoberbad weather
Hofn in octobervery bad weather
Húsavík in octobervery bad weather
Ísafjörður in octobervery bad weather
Keflavík in octoberbad weather
Mývatn in octobervery bad weather
Selfoss in octobervery bad weather
Akranes in octobervery bad weather
Borgarnes in octobervery bad weather
Dalvik in octobervery bad weather
Egilsstaðir in octobervery bad weather
Hveragerdi in octobervery bad weather
Kopavogur in octobervery bad weather
Mosfellsbaer in octobervery bad weather
Seltjarnarnes in octobervery bad weather
Vestmannaeyjar (Vestmann island) in octoberbad weather
Vogar in octoberbad weather

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Weather data for Iceland in october:

Weather data for Iceland in october is derived from an average of the weather forecast since 2009 in Iceland. 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 and check when is the best time to go to Iceland.


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