Reykjanesbær, where it's located

The climate of Reykjanesbær is subpolar oceanic, with cold winters and very cool summers.
The city is located in the southwest of Iceland, on the coast, 30 km (18 mi) south-west of Reykiavik, and is formed by the union of Keflavik, Njarðvík and Hafnir.
The average temperature of the coldest month (February) is of 0.3 °C (33 °F), that of the warmest month (July) is of 11 °C (52 °F). Here are the average temperatures.
Reykjanesbær - Average temperatures
MonthJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Min (°C)-2-2-204788620-2
Max (°C)3336912141310754
Min (°F)282828323945464643363228
Max (°F)373737434854575550454139

Precipitation amounts to 1,075 millimeters (42.3 inches) per year: so, it is at an intermediate level. It ranges from 65 mm (2.6 in) in the driest months (May, July) to 115 mm (4.5 in) in the wettest (October). Here is the average precipitation.
Reykjanesbær - Average precipitation
MonthJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecYear
Prec.(mm)100901008065706590901151001101075
Prec.(in)3.93.53.93.12.62.82.63.53.54.53.94.342.3
Days151415141112111213161416164

The sea temperature ranges between 5 °C (41 °F) and 10 °C (50 °F). So, it is very cold all year round. Here are the average sea temperatures.
Reykjanesbær - Sea temperature
MonthJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Temp (°C)65556810109876
Temp (°F)434141414346505048464543

Reykjanesbær

Best Time


The best time to visit Reykjanesbær is the summer, from June to August, since it is the mildest season. However, there are often cloudy skies, rain and a bit of cold at night.