Climate in West Iceland

Average daytime and nighttime temperatures

All climatic diagrams on this site result from the collected data from 3 measuring stations in West.
All data correspond to the average monthly values of the last 20 years.

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West is one of the coldest regions in Iceland with an average daily high temperature of only 8 degrees centigrade. It won't be really warm here and you won't need your bathing togs. Due to the warmer temperatures the best time for traveling is from June to September. Nearly unattractive for tourists are the cold months from November to April.

Overview: Climate in Iceland
Duration of daylight and sunshine in Iceland

hours of sunshine per daySunshine hours per day in West
rainy days per monthRainy days per month in West
Precipitation in mm/dayPrecipitation in West
Climate charts for other country parts in Iceland

Map of West

Most important cities in the country part »West«

Only very small villages are located here. The two biggest are Akranes and Borgarnes.


Data basis: German Weather Service, individual values averaged and supplemented by own elements. Data on cities and inhabitants:, United Nations Statistics Division and own research.
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