Climate for West
(Iceland)

Average daytime and nighttime temperatures


All climatic diagrams of this site are taken from the collected data from the official weather station in West in a height of 16m above sea level. 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.

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Precipitation in mm/day
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The most important cities in the region of 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 Friday, 5:36 pm.

CityPopulationGeo-Position 
Akranes6,61264°19'18"N22°4'30"W
Borgarnes1,75964°32'18"N21°55'14"W
Stykkishólmur1,10865°4'31"N22°43'47"W
Ólafsvík1,01064°53'39"N23°42'33"W