Ísafjörður weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Ísafjörður

The best time to visit in Ísafjörður in Iceland is from June until September, when you will have a very cold temperature, but limited rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Ísafjörður is 10°C in July and the lowest is -1°C in January. The water temperature is between -1°C and 10°C. The weather and climate of Ísafjörður is suitable for a winter sports.

Ísafjörður has the tundra climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in in Ísafjörður or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find a quick overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.

Average weather Ísafjörður by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) -1 -1 -1 1 4 8 10 9 7 3 1 -1
Water temp. (°C) -1 2 2 2 10 9 10 10 8 6 6 5
Precipitation (mm) 60 59 53 50 35 13 20 25 38 50 41 59

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14 day weather forecast Ísafjörður

The weather for in Ísafjörður will be 2° till -3° degrees in the next 14 days with every day chance of light rain showers till heavy rain.

Weather forecast this week

Wednesday 1 Dec Water Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-4°
-8°
0.2 cm 0.5 mm 45% 2 m/s 0
Thursday 2 Dec Water Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-5°
1.8 cm 3.5 mm 85% 4 m/s 0
Friday 3 Dec Water Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-2°
-5°
0.2 cm 0.4 mm 40% 3 m/s 0
Saturday 4 Dec Water Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-3°
-7°
0.8 cm 0.8 mm 70% 2 m/s 0
Sunday 5 Dec Water Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-8°
8.6 cm 8.4 mm 95% 5 m/s 0
Monday 6 Dec Water Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-5°
3.7 cm 3.6 mm 90% 4 m/s 0
Tuesday 7 Dec Water Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-4°
1.6 cm 1.7 mm 85% 5 m/s 0

Weather forecast next week

Wednesday 8 Dec Water Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
4.0 cm 3.6 mm 90% 6 m/s 0
Thursday 9 Dec Water Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-1°
5.5 cm 5.3 mm 95% 10 m/s 0
Friday 10 Dec Water Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-3°
24.0 cm 20.9 mm 100% 9 m/s 0
Saturday 11 Dec Water Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-3°
12.4 cm 17.6 mm 100% 5 m/s 0
Sunday 12 Dec Water Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-1°
-6°
0 cm 6.3 mm 85% 7 m/s 0
Monday 13 Dec Water Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-4°
-8°
1.8 cm 3.0 mm 85% 4 m/s 0
Tuesday 14 Dec Water Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-3°
-5°
2.3 cm 2.4 mm 90% 4 m/s 0

Climate Ísafjörður

Ísafjörður has the tundra climate prevailing. It is cold here all year round. The average annual temperature for Ísafjörður is 3° degrees and there is about 503 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 138 days a year with an average humidity of 86% and an UV-index of 2.

Climate table of Ísafjörður

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) -1 -1 -1 1 4 8 10 9 7 3 1 -1
Night temp. (°C) -4 -4 -4 -2 1 5 6 6 4 1 -2 -4
Water temp. (°C) -1 2 2 2 10 9 10 10 8 6 6 5
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 60 59 53 50 35 13 20 25 38 50 41 59
Days with rain 8 7 8 10 12 9 12 11 17 12 8 7
Days with snow 12 13 17 15 6 - - - 1 8 9 11
Dry days 11 8 6 5 13 21 19 20 12 11 13 13
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 1 2 3 4 5 0 3 6 4 3 2 1
Wind force (Bft) 4 4 4 4 3 3 3 3 3 4 4 4
UV-index 1 1 1 1 2 3 3 2 2 1 1 1

Ísafjörður weather by month

What is the average weather like in a given month for Ísafjörður? Let's find out! Click on a month to check all the monthly averages for sunshine, temperature highs and lows, percentage chance of rain per day, snowfall accumulation and number of rainy days.

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Frequently asked questions

Where is Ísafjörður?

Ísafjörður is located in Iceland. It lies in a straight line at 1,285 miles from London.

The coordinates of Ísafjörður are:

  • Latitude: 66.073611
  • Longitude: -23.11693

The GPS coordinates are 66° 4' N, 23° 7' W

How long is the flight to Ísafjörður?

The flight time from London-Heathrow to Ísafjörður is approximately 3 h. 20 min.

What are the nearest airports to Ísafjörður?

These are the airports closests to Ísafjörður:

How many inhabitants are there in Ísafjörður?

Ísafjörður has approximately 2,534 inhabitants.

How big is Ísafjörður?

The area of Ísafjörður is around 1 mi².

What is the currency of Ísafjörður?

In Ísafjörður the Icelandic króna (ISK) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 1 December 2021

  • 1 Icelandic króna = 180.07 British pound
  • 1 British pound = 0.006 Icelandic króna
  • 10 Icelandic króna = 1,800.70 British pound
  • 10 British pound = 0.056 Icelandic króna
  • 100 Icelandic króna = 18,007.05 British pound
  • 100 British pound = 0.56 Icelandic króna

What is the area code of Ísafjörður?

The area code to call Ísafjörður is +354.