Knappstadhir, Northwestern Region, Iceland Climate

Weather: -13.98°C/6.84°F, Wind SW at 2.54 km/h, 97% Humidity, 0% Chance of rain

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Knappstadhir Climate Summary

Located at an elevation of 720 meters (2362.2 feet) above sea level, Knappstadhir has a Tundra climate (Classification: ET). The district’s yearly temperature is -0.79ºC (30.58ºF) and it is -3.96% lower than Iceland’s averages. Knappstadhir typically receives about 56.01 millimeters (2.21 inches) of precipitation and has 152.55 rainy days (41.79% of the time) annually.

CountryIceland
CityNorthwestern Region
Longitude-19.2425805
Latitude65.1962505
Attitude/Elevation720m (2362.2ft)
Local timeWednesday 05:06
Annual high temperature0.91ºC (33.64ºF)
Annual low temperature-4.39ºC (24.1ºF)
Average annual precip.56.01mm (2.21in)
Warmest monthJuly (8.75ºC / 47.75ºF)
Coldest MonthDecember (-10.84ºC / 12.49ºF)
Wettest MonthJanuary (81.67mm / 3.22in)
Driest MonthJune (24.36mm / 0.96in)
Number of days with rainfall (≥ 1.0 mm)152.55 days (41.79%)
Days with no rain212.45 days (58.21%)
Humidity91.41%

Climate Knappstadhir: Weather By Month

MonthJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepNovOctDecYear
Record high °C (°F)5.22(41.4)4.18(39.52)5.22(41.4)11.49(52.68)13.58(56.44)17.75(63.95)21.93(71.47)18.8(65.84)14.62(58.32)7.31(45.16)7.31(45.16)5.22(41.4)21.93(71.47)
Average high °C (°F)-4.19(24.46)-3.96(24.87)-3.37(25.93)-0.69(30.76)2.97(37.35)7.37(45.27)8.75(47.75)7.79(46.02)4.51(40.12)0.34(32.61)-3.33(26.01)-5.35(22.37)0.91(33.64)
Daily mean °C (°F)-6.0(21.2)-5.9(21.38)-5.35(22.37)-2.6(27.32)1.34(34.41)5.71(42.28)7.17(44.91)6.18(43.12)3.05(37.49)-1.03(30.15)-4.87(23.23)-7.17(19.09)-0.79(30.58)
Average low °C (°F)-9.49(14.92)-9.5(14.9)-9.28(15.3)-7.18(19.08)-3.04(26.53)2.01(35.62)3.99(39.18)2.92(37.26)-0.17(31.69)-3.9(24.98)-8.12(17.38)-10.84(12.49)-4.39(24.1)
Record low °C (°F)-26.11(-15.0)-25.06(-13.11)-27.15(-16.87)-21.93(-7.47)-22.97(-9.35)-11.49(11.32)-5.22(22.6)-8.35(16.97)-12.53(9.45)-16.71(1.92)-26.11(-15.0)-27.15(-16.87)-27.15(-16.87)
Average precipitation mm (inches)81.67(3.22)58.54(2.3)72.54(2.86)50.98(2.01)37.87(1.49)24.36(0.96)41.6(1.64)39.18(1.54)79.66(3.14)55.24(2.17)54.38(2.14)76.22(3.0)56.02(2.21)
Average precipitation days (≥ 1.0 mm)17.0814.0516.3314.3410.547.789.39.4914.0512.7212.6314.2412.71
Average relative humidity (%)94.3594.0794.0893.1388.8284.6587.0287.6492.4493.5493.4593.8191.42
Mean monthly sunshine hours3.35.378.712.7316.82.2513.1515.059.357.083.542.368.3

Climate Graph

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

Knappstadhir

Knappstadhir Temperature by Month

July
7.17°C | 44.91°F
August
6.18°C | 43.12°F
June
5.71°C | 42.28°F
September
3.05°C | 37.49°F
May
1.34°C | 34.41°F
October
-1.03°C | 30.15°F
April
-2.6°C | 27.32°F
November
-4.87°C | 23.23°F
March
-5.35°C | 22.37°F
February
-5.9°C | 21.38°F
January
-6.0°C | 21.2°F
December
-7.17°C | 19.09°F

Historical Data

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TemperatureMaxAverageMin
Max Temperature3.13°C (37.63°F)-3.37°C (25.93°F)-15.66°C (3.81°F)
Avg Temperature2.09°C (35.76°F)-4.92°C (23.14°F)-17.75°C (0.05°F)
Min Temperature1.04°C (33.87°F)-7.58°C (18.36°F)-19.84°C (-3.71°F)
Dew PointMaxAverageMin
Dew Point1.04°C (33.87°F)-6.06°C (21.09°F)-19.84°C (-3.71°F)
PrecipitationMaxAverageMinSum
Precipitation7.1mm | 0.28in1.46mm | 0.06in0.0mm | 0in45.3mm | 1.78in
Snowdepth4.7mm | 0.19in0.6mm | 0.02in0.0mm | 0in18.559999999999995mm | 0.73in
WindMaxAverageMin
Wind55.35kmh | 34.39mph20.65kmh | 12.83mph6.27kmh | 3.9mph
Gust Wind95.03kmh | 59.05mph36.55kmh | 22.71mph14.62kmh | 9.08mph
Sea Level PressureMaxAverageMin
Sea Level Pressure7.1mb1.46mb0.0mb
Knappstadhir

Daily Observations

TimeTemperatureDew PointHumidityWind SpeedPressurePrecipitation
January° C | ° F° C | ° F%Kph | MphHg | MbTotal (mm/in)
2010-01-01-14.62 | 5.68-19.84 | -3.71747.31 | 4.5431.73 | 1074.580.0 | 0
2010-01-02-12.53 | 9.45-17.75 | 0.057210.44 | 6.4932.01 | 1083.980.0 | 0
2010-01-03-15.66 | 3.81-15.66 | 3.81877.31 | 4.5431.98 | 1082.940.0 | 0
2010-01-04-10.44 | 13.21-10.44 | 13.219418.8 | 11.6831.98 | 1082.940.1 | 0.0
2010-01-05-17.75 | 0.05-19.84 | -3.71807.31 | 4.5431.89 | 1079.810.0 | 0
2010-01-06-6.27 | 20.71-9.4 | 15.089512.53 | 7.7931.46 | 1065.190.21 | 0.01
2010-01-07-10.44 | 13.21-11.49 | 11.329710.44 | 6.4931.42 | 1064.140.31 | 0.01
2010-01-08-2.09 | 28.24-2.09 | 28.249722.97 | 14.2731.46 | 1065.191.25 | 0.05
2010-01-091.04 | 33.871.04 | 33.879937.59 | 23.3631.33 | 1061.013.86 | 0.15
2010-01-100.0 | 00.0 | 09819.84 | 12.3331.67 | 1072.51.36 | 0.05
2010-01-11-5.22 | 22.6-5.22 | 22.6939.4 | 5.8431.7 | 1073.540.1 | 0.0
2010-01-12-6.27 | 20.71-8.35 | 16.978913.58 | 8.4431.27 | 1058.920.0 | 0
2010-01-13-2.09 | 28.24-3.13 | 26.379416.71 | 10.3830.78 | 1042.210.42 | 0.02
2010-01-14-1.04 | 30.13-2.09 | 28.249417.75 | 11.0330.53 | 1033.860.84 | 0.03
2010-01-15-3.13 | 26.37-3.13 | 26.379417.75 | 11.0330.34 | 1027.590.94 | 0.04
2010-01-16-2.09 | 28.24-2.09 | 28.249522.97 | 14.2730.04 | 1017.151.46 | 0.06
2010-01-17-1.04 | 30.13-1.04 | 30.139728.2 | 17.5230.22 | 1023.413.55 | 0.14
2010-01-18-2.09 | 28.24-2.09 | 28.249720.89 | 12.9830.81 | 1043.261.04 | 0.04
2010-01-191.04 | 33.87-0.0 | 09832.37 | 20.1130.87 | 1045.342.19 | 0.09
2010-01-201.04 | 33.870.0 | 09631.33 | 19.4730.68 | 1039.081.57 | 0.06
2010-01-21-0.0 | 0-1.04 | 30.139238.64 | 24.0130.65 | 1038.031.04 | 0.04
2010-01-22-2.09 | 28.24-2.09 | 28.249626.11 | 16.2230.59 | 1035.953.76 | 0.15
2010-01-231.04 | 33.87-1.04 | 30.139732.37 | 20.1131.21 | 1056.832.19 | 0.09
2010-01-241.04 | 33.871.04 | 33.879743.86 | 27.2531.21 | 1056.836.16 | 0.24
2010-01-252.09 | 35.761.04 | 33.879655.35 | 34.3930.84 | 1044.34.39 | 0.17
2010-01-26-1.04 | 30.13-1.04 | 30.139729.24 | 18.1731.08 | 1052.657.1 | 0.28
2010-01-27-5.22 | 22.6-5.22 | 22.69717.75 | 11.0331.58 | 1069.360.31 | 0.01
2010-01-28-2.09 | 28.24-3.13 | 26.37989.4 | 5.8431.33 | 1061.011.15 | 0.05
2010-01-29-12.53 | 9.45-14.62 | 5.68866.27 | 3.931.27 | 1058.920.0 | 0
2010-01-30-12.53 | 9.45-14.62 | 5.68889.4 | 5.8431.27 | 1058.920.0 | 0
2010-01-31-11.49 | 11.32-14.62 | 5.68836.27 | 3.931.27 | 1058.920.0 | 0

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