When is the best time to go to Raufarhöfn?

When is the best time to go to Raufarhöfn? Here's some information to help you in your decision:

  • March is the coldest month of the year
  • The rainiest months are March, September, October, November and December

Annual weather in Raufarhöfn

For full information about the climate and weather in Raufarhöfn a specific month, click on the corresponding line below:

January 32°F/36°F
February 32°F/36°F
March 31°F/36°F
April 34°F/38°F
May 38°F/43°F
June 45°F/49°F
July 49°F/52°F
August 49°F/54°F
September 45°F/49°F
October 40°F/43°F
November 36°F/38°F
December 32°F/36°F

Weather and climate in Raufarhöfn

Raufarhöfn enjoys a tundra climate in accordance with the Köppen-Geiger classification. The yearly average maximum temperature in Raufarhöfn is 43°F (ranging from 36°F in march to 54°F in august). Annual rainfall is 53.4in, with a minimum of 2.2in in june and a maximum of 6.2in in october.
  • Between the months of january and may the climate is very bad. The record temperature this month is 65°F and it rains in may about 2.9in.
  • From june to september the climate is not good. The temperature rises to 49°F and it rains about 29% of the time in september.
  • Between october and december the climate is very bad. The temperature rises to 36°F and it rains about 5.8in each month.

Charts: temperature and rainfall in Raufarhöfn

In the charts below, you can see the following seasonal norms for the city of Raufarhöfn: the minimum and maximum outdoor temperature, the risk and amount of monthly rainfall, daily average sunshine, sea temperature, and relative humidity for each month of the year.

Outside temperature

Precipitation (rainfall)

Daily sunshine hours

Sea temperature


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