Climate of West

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 regions in Iceland

Map of West

Important cities in West

West is a part of Iceland and has an east-west extension of about 90 km. From north to south it is approximately 80 km. The biggest cities are Akranes and Borgarnes. The local time is now Sunday, 10:41 pm.


Data basis: German Weather Service, individual values averaged and supplemented by own elements.