Vesturhopsholar, Northwestern Region, Iceland Climate

Weather: -8.97°C/15.85°F, Wind SW at 3.47 km/h, 93% Humidity, 0% Chance of rain

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Vesturhopsholar Climate Summary

Located at an elevation of 720 meters (2362.2 feet) above sea level, Vesturhopsholar has a Tundra climate (Classification: ET). The district’s yearly temperature is -0.82ºC (30.52ºF) and it is -3.99% lower than Iceland’s averages. Vesturhopsholar typically receives about 57.64 millimeters (2.27 inches) of precipitation and has 156.98 rainy days (43.01% of the time) annually.

CountryIceland
CityNorthwestern Region
Longitude-19.2425805
Latitude65.1962505
Attitude/Elevation720m (2362.2ft)
Local timeThursday 22:37
Annual high temperature0.93ºC (33.67ºF)
Annual low temperature-4.51ºC (23.88ºF)
Average annual precip.57.64mm (2.27in)
Warmest monthJuly (9.01ºC / 48.22ºF)
Coldest MonthDecember (-11.15ºC / 11.93ºF)
Wettest MonthJanuary (84.04mm / 3.31in)
Driest MonthJune (25.07mm / 0.99in)
Number of days with rainfall (≥ 1.0 mm)156.98 days (43.01%)
Days with no rain208.02 days (56.99%)
Humidity94.07%

Climate Vesturhopsholar: Weather By Month

MonthJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepNovOctDecYear
Record high °C (°F)5.37(41.67)4.3(39.74)5.37(41.67)11.82(53.28)13.97(57.15)18.27(64.89)22.57(72.63)19.34(66.81)15.04(59.07)7.52(45.54)7.52(45.54)5.37(41.67)22.57(72.63)
Average high °C (°F)-4.31(24.24)-4.07(24.67)-3.47(25.75)-0.71(30.72)3.05(37.49)7.59(45.66)9.01(48.22)8.02(46.44)4.64(40.35)0.35(32.63)-3.43(25.83)-5.5(22.1)0.93(33.67)
Daily mean °C (°F)-6.18(20.88)-6.07(21.07)-5.5(22.1)-2.68(27.18)1.38(34.48)5.88(42.58)7.38(45.28)6.36(43.45)3.14(37.65)-1.06(30.09)-5.01(22.98)-7.38(18.72)-0.82(30.52)
Average low °C (°F)-9.77(14.41)-9.78(14.4)-9.55(14.81)-7.39(18.7)-3.13(26.37)2.06(35.71)4.1(39.38)3.01(37.42)-0.17(31.69)-4.01(24.78)-8.36(16.95)-11.15(11.93)-4.51(23.88)
Record low °C (°F)-26.86(-16.35)-25.79(-14.42)-27.94(-18.29)-22.57(-8.63)-23.64(-10.55)-11.82(10.72)-5.37(22.33)-8.6(16.52)-12.9(8.78)-17.19(1.06)-26.86(-16.35)-27.94(-18.29)-27.94(-18.29)
Average precipitation mm (inches)84.04(3.31)60.24(2.37)74.64(2.94)52.46(2.07)38.96(1.53)25.07(0.99)42.81(1.69)40.32(1.59)81.97(3.23)56.85(2.24)55.95(2.2)78.44(3.09)57.64(2.27)
Average precipitation days (≥ 1.0 mm)17.5814.4516.8114.7510.848.019.579.7714.4513.0912.9914.6613.08
Average relative humidity (%)97.0996.896.8195.8391.3987.1189.5590.1895.1296.2596.1796.5394.07
Mean monthly sunshine hours3.45.528.9513.117.292.3113.5315.489.627.293.642.438.54

Climate Graph

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

Vesturhopsholar

Vesturhopsholar Temperature by Month

July
7.38°C | 45.28°F
August
6.36°C | 43.45°F
June
5.88°C | 42.58°F
September
3.14°C | 37.65°F
May
1.38°C | 34.48°F
October
-1.06°C | 30.09°F
April
-2.68°C | 27.18°F
November
-5.01°C | 22.98°F
March
-5.5°C | 22.1°F
February
-6.07°C | 21.07°F
January
-6.18°C | 20.88°F
December
-7.38°C | 18.72°F

Historical Data

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TemperatureMaxAverageMin
Max Temperature11.82°C (53.28°F)5.84°C (42.51°F)-1.07°C (30.07°F)
Avg Temperature9.67°C (49.41°F)4.12°C (39.42°F)-3.22°C (26.2°F)
Min Temperature5.37°C (41.67°F)1.36°C (34.45°F)-6.45°C (20.39°F)
Dew PointMaxAverageMin
Dew Point4.3°C (39.74°F)0.0°C (0°F)-6.45°C (20.39°F)
PrecipitationMaxAverageMinSum
Precipitation3.76mm | 0.15in0.79mm | 0.03in0.0mm | 0in23.74mm | 0.93in
Snowdepth2.47mm | 0.1in0.16mm | 0.01in0.0mm | 0in4.949999999999999mm | 0.19in
WindMaxAverageMin
Wind46.21kmh | 28.71mph22.53kmh | 14.0mph6.45kmh | 4.01mph
Gust Wind64.48kmh | 40.07mph31.56kmh | 19.61mph8.6kmh | 5.34mph
Sea Level PressureMaxAverageMin
Sea Level Pressure3.76mb0.79mb0.0mb
Vesturhopsholar

Daily Observations

TimeTemperatureDew PointHumidityWind SpeedPressurePrecipitation
September° C | ° F° C | ° F%Kph | MphHg | MbTotal (mm/in)
2018-09-014.3 | 39.740.0 | 07746.21 | 28.7131.64 | 1071.380.86 | 0.03
2018-09-025.37 | 41.670.0 | 07616.12 | 10.0231.76 | 1075.670.97 | 0.04
2018-09-036.45 | 43.611.07 | 33.937715.04 | 9.3532.11 | 1087.50.0 | 0
2018-09-048.6 | 47.484.3 | 39.748020.42 | 12.6931.99 | 1083.20.43 | 0.02
2018-09-056.45 | 43.614.3 | 39.748516.12 | 10.0232.24 | 1091.790.32 | 0.01
2018-09-067.52 | 45.542.15 | 35.877419.34 | 12.0232.4 | 1097.170.0 | 0
2018-09-078.6 | 47.483.22 | 37.87534.39 | 21.3732.21 | 1090.720.11 | 0.0
2018-09-089.67 | 49.414.3 | 39.747720.42 | 12.6931.92 | 1081.050.64 | 0.03
2018-09-098.6 | 47.482.15 | 35.877210.75 | 6.6831.76 | 1075.670.0 | 0
2018-09-107.52 | 45.543.22 | 37.8776.45 | 4.0131.64 | 1071.380.11 | 0.0
2018-09-116.45 | 43.612.15 | 35.877911.82 | 7.3431.57 | 1069.230.0 | 0
2018-09-126.45 | 43.612.15 | 35.87806.45 | 4.0131.7 | 1073.530.64 | 0.03
2018-09-134.3 | 39.741.07 | 33.938313.97 | 8.6831.86 | 1078.90.43 | 0.02
2018-09-144.3 | 39.740.0 | 08217.19 | 10.6831.92 | 1081.050.21 | 0.01
2018-09-154.3 | 39.74-1.07 | 30.077220.42 | 12.6931.83 | 1077.821.5 | 0.06
2018-09-165.37 | 41.670.0 | 07226.86 | 16.6931.38 | 1062.783.76 | 0.15
2018-09-175.37 | 41.670.0 | 07422.57 | 14.0231.45 | 1064.930.11 | 0.0
2018-09-185.37 | 41.670.0 | 07427.94 | 17.3631.61 | 1070.30.54 | 0.02
2018-09-194.3 | 39.74-1.07 | 30.077537.61 | 23.3731.61 | 1070.30.0 | 0
2018-09-200.0 | 0-2.15 | 28.138538.69 | 24.0431.76 | 1075.670.75 | 0.03
2018-09-210.0 | 0-2.15 | 28.138634.39 | 21.3731.99 | 1083.20.0 | 0
2018-09-22-0.0 | 0-4.3 | 24.268115.04 | 9.3532.21 | 1090.720.11 | 0.0
2018-09-230.0 | 0-5.37 | 22.337513.97 | 8.6832.3 | 1093.940.0 | 0
2018-09-242.15 | 35.87-1.07 | 30.078139.76 | 24.7132.02 | 1084.273.65 | 0.14
2018-09-251.07 | 33.93-1.07 | 30.078627.94 | 17.3631.57 | 1069.233.01 | 0.12
2018-09-260.0 | 0-1.07 | 30.079015.04 | 9.3531.86 | 1078.90.43 | 0.02
2018-09-27-0.0 | 0-3.22 | 26.28516.12 | 10.0232.21 | 1090.720.11 | 0.0
2018-09-283.22 | 37.80.0 | 08741.91 | 26.0431.89 | 1079.973.44 | 0.14
2018-09-291.07 | 33.93-1.07 | 30.079130.09 | 18.731.64 | 1071.381.61 | 0.06
2018-09-30-3.22 | 26.2-6.45 | 20.397712.9 | 8.0232.34 | 1095.020.0 | 0

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