Knappavellir, Eastern Region, Iceland Climate

Weather: -1°C/30.2°F, Wind SW at 4.28 km/h, 59% Humidity, 0% Chance of rain

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Knappavellir Climate Summary

Located at an elevation of 75.18 meters (246.65 feet) above sea level, Knappavellir has a Tundra climate (Classification: ET). The district’s yearly temperature is 4.47ºC (40.05ºF) and it is 1.3% higher than Iceland’s averages. Knappavellir typically receives about 109.45 millimeters (4.31 inches) of precipitation and has 159.54 rainy days (43.71% of the time) annually.

CountryIceland
CityEastern Region
Longitude-16.5938889
Latitude63.9061503
Attitude/Elevation75.18m (246.65ft)
Local timeFriday 23:12
Annual high temperature5.31ºC (41.56ºF)
Annual low temperature2.68ºC (36.82ºF)
Average annual precip.109.45mm (4.31in)
Warmest monthJuly (10.27ºC / 50.49ºF)
Coldest MonthDecember (-1.7ºC / 28.94ºF)
Wettest MonthFebruary (155.72mm / 6.13in)
Driest MonthJune (48.01mm / 1.89in)
Number of days with rainfall (≥ 1.0 mm)159.54 days (43.71%)
Days with no rain205.46 days (56.29%)
Humidity79.26%

Climate Knappavellir: Weather By Month

MonthJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepNovOctDecYear
Record high °C (°F)7.93(46.27)7.93(46.27)8.92(48.06)8.92(48.06)10.91(51.64)15.86(60.55)14.87(58.77)14.87(58.77)12.89(55.2)9.91(49.84)9.91(49.84)8.92(48.06)15.86(60.55)
Average high °C (°F)2.19(35.94)2.28(36.1)2.26(36.07)3.23(37.81)5.6(42.08)8.73(47.71)10.27(50.49)10.26(50.47)8.49(47.28)5.6(42.08)3.2(37.76)1.6(34.88)5.31(41.56)
Daily mean °C (°F)1.23(34.21)1.28(34.3)1.27(34.29)2.4(36.32)4.85(40.73)8.02(46.44)9.61(49.3)9.56(49.21)7.74(45.93)4.9(40.82)2.32(36.18)0.44(32.79)4.47(40.05)
Average low °C (°F)-0.73(30.69)-0.81(30.54)-0.58(30.96)0.45(32.81)2.77(36.99)6.19(43.14)8.02(46.44)8.17(46.71)6.42(43.56)3.38(38.08)0.58(33.04)-1.7(28.94)2.68(36.82)
Record low °C (°F)-13.88(7.02)-13.88(7.02)-8.92(15.94)-8.92(15.94)-8.92(15.94)-1.98(28.44)-2.97(26.65)0.0(0)-2.97(26.65)-6.94(19.51)-7.93(17.73)-14.87(5.23)-14.87(5.23)
Average precipitation mm (inches)141.33(5.56)155.72(6.13)95.84(3.77)92.44(3.64)62.22(2.45)48.01(1.89)72.48(2.85)100.01(3.94)151.21(5.95)135.69(5.34)115.55(4.55)142.97(5.63)109.45(4.31)
Average precipitation days (≥ 1.0 mm)15.9515.9514.8711.910.278.0211.9911.6315.4215.0514.4314.0613.3
Average relative humidity (%)77.7378.6277.4178.2779.2581.0483.4681.4180.7179.3577.5776.2979.26
Mean monthly sunshine hours3.265.118.512.2816.1217.0417.213.949.556.683.82.149.64

Climate Graph

The chart below shows the mean monthly temperature and precipitation of Knappavellir in recent years.

Knappavellir

Knappavellir Temperature by Month

July
9.61°C | 49.3°F
August
9.56°C | 49.21°F
June
8.02°C | 46.44°F
September
7.74°C | 45.93°F
October
4.9°C | 40.82°F
May
4.85°C | 40.73°F
April
2.4°C | 36.32°F
November
2.32°C | 36.18°F
February
1.28°C | 34.3°F
March
1.27°C | 34.29°F
January
1.23°C | 34.21°F
December
0.44°C | 32.79°F

Historical Data

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TemperatureMaxAverageMin
Max Temperature4.96°C (40.93°F)1.06°C (33.91°F)-4.96°C (23.07°F)
Avg Temperature3.97°C (39.15°F)0.03°C (32.05°F)-4.96°C (23.07°F)
Min Temperature1.98°C (35.56°F)-2.78°C (27.0°F)-7.93°C (17.73°F)
Dew PointMaxAverageMin
Dew Point0.99°C (33.78°F)-3.93°C (24.93°F)-9.91°C (14.16°F)
PrecipitationMaxAverageMinSum
Precipitation11.2mm | 0.44in1.22mm | 0.05in0.0mm | 0in36.49mm | 1.44in
Snowdepth5.95mm | 0.23in0.32mm | 0.01in0.0mm | 0in9.53mm | 0.38in
WindMaxAverageMin
Wind50.57kmh | 31.42mph22.01kmh | 13.68mph4.96kmh | 3.08mph
Gust Wind69.41kmh | 43.13mph31.4kmh | 19.51mph7.93kmh | 4.93mph
Sea Level PressureMaxAverageMin
Sea Level Pressure11.2mb1.22mb0.0mb
Knappavellir

Daily Observations

TimeTemperatureDew PointHumidityWind SpeedPressurePrecipitation
April° C | ° F° C | ° F%Kph | MphHg | MbTotal (mm/in)
2013-04-012.97 | 37.350.0 | 0866.94 | 4.3129.75 | 1007.360.1 | 0.0
2013-04-022.97 | 37.35-0.99 | 30.22774.96 | 3.0829.84 | 1010.340.0 | 0
2013-04-030.99 | 33.78-1.98 | 28.448211.9 | 7.3930.1 | 1019.260.2 | 0.01
2013-04-042.97 | 37.35-0.99 | 30.22767.93 | 4.9330.13 | 1020.250.0 | 0
2013-04-05-1.98 | 28.44-5.95 | 21.297216.86 | 10.4830.19 | 1022.240.0 | 0
2013-04-06-3.97 | 24.85-8.92 | 15.946619.83 | 12.3230.22 | 1023.230.0 | 0
2013-04-07-1.98 | 28.44-5.95 | 21.297911.9 | 7.3930.07 | 1018.270.2 | 0.01
2013-04-080.0 | 0-5.95 | 21.29747.93 | 4.9329.78 | 1008.360.0 | 0
2013-04-09-0.99 | 30.22-4.96 | 23.07787.93 | 4.9329.57 | 1001.410.0 | 0
2013-04-10-3.97 | 24.85-5.95 | 21.297629.75 | 18.4929.51 | 999.430.79 | 0.03
2013-04-11-4.96 | 23.07-8.92 | 15.947436.69 | 22.829.54 | 1000.420.0 | 0
2013-04-12-4.96 | 23.07-9.91 | 14.167334.7 | 21.5629.45 | 997.450.0 | 0
2013-04-13-1.98 | 28.44-6.94 | 19.517025.78 | 16.0229.4 | 995.470.4 | 0.02
2013-04-141.98 | 35.56-0.99 | 30.228250.57 | 31.4228.96 | 980.591.69 | 0.07
2013-04-152.97 | 37.35-0.99 | 30.227543.63 | 27.1128.9 | 978.611.98 | 0.08
2013-04-161.98 | 35.56-1.98 | 28.447422.8 | 14.1729.19 | 988.530.1 | 0.0
2013-04-170.0 | 0-3.97 | 24.857915.86 | 9.8529.37 | 994.470.0 | 0
2013-04-18-0.99 | 30.22-5.95 | 21.297214.87 | 9.2429.48 | 998.440.1 | 0.0
2013-04-190.99 | 33.78-2.97 | 26.658219.83 | 12.3229.6 | 1002.4111.2 | 0.44
2013-04-202.97 | 37.35-0.99 | 30.227722.8 | 14.1729.19 | 988.530.69 | 0.03
2013-04-210.99 | 33.78-2.97 | 26.65847.93 | 4.9329.19 | 988.530.0 | 0
2013-04-221.98 | 35.560.0 | 08924.79 | 15.428.63 | 969.695.75 | 0.23
2013-04-232.97 | 37.350.99 | 33.788819.83 | 12.3228.84 | 976.635.06 | 0.2
2013-04-241.98 | 35.56-0.99 | 30.228414.87 | 9.2429.31 | 992.496.94 | 0.27
2013-04-25-0.99 | 30.22-3.97 | 24.857522.8 | 14.1729.66 | 1004.390.5 | 0.02
2013-04-26-1.98 | 28.44-6.94 | 19.517122.8 | 14.1730.07 | 1018.270.0 | 0
2013-04-273.97 | 39.150.0 | 08227.76 | 17.2529.28 | 991.50.59 | 0.02
2013-04-282.97 | 37.35-2.97 | 26.657145.61 | 28.3429.1 | 985.550.0 | 0
2013-04-29-0.99 | 30.22-5.95 | 21.296932.72 | 20.3329.78 | 1008.360.2 | 0.01
2013-04-30-4.96 | 23.07-9.91 | 14.167227.76 | 17.2529.86 | 1011.330.0 | 0

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