Alftartunga, Western Region, Iceland Climate

Weather: -2.59°C/27.34°F, Wind SW at 1.26 km/h, 91% Humidity, 0% Chance of rain

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Alftartunga Climate Summary

Located at an elevation of 131.93 meters (432.84 feet) above sea level, Alftartunga has a Tundra climate (Classification: ET). The district’s yearly temperature is 4.35ºC (39.83ºF) and it is 1.18% higher than Iceland’s averages. Alftartunga typically receives about 32.04 millimeters (1.26 inches) of precipitation and has 91.58 rainy days (25.09% of the time) annually.

CountryIceland
CityWestern Region
Longitude-21.5341294
Latitude64.770434
Attitude/Elevation131.93m (432.84ft)
Local timeSaturday 00:29
Annual high temperature5.46ºC (41.83ºF)
Annual low temperature2.22ºC (36.0ºF)
Average annual precip.32.04mm (1.26in)
Warmest monthJuly (12.43ºC / 54.37ºF)
Coldest MonthDecember (-2.66ºC / 27.21ºF)
Wettest MonthSeptember (49.17mm / 1.94in)
Driest MonthJune (19.53mm / 0.77in)
Number of days with rainfall (≥ 1.0 mm)91.58 days (25.09%)
Days with no rain273.42 days (74.91%)
Humidity85.38%

Climate Alftartunga: Weather By Month

MonthJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepNovOctDecYear
Record high °C (°F)9.5(49.1)7.39(45.3)7.39(45.3)11.62(52.92)14.78(58.6)17.95(64.31)20.06(68.11)17.95(64.31)15.84(60.51)11.62(52.92)9.5(49.1)7.39(45.3)20.06(68.11)
Average high °C (°F)0.86(33.55)0.91(33.64)1.15(34.07)3.58(38.44)7.02(44.64)10.75(51.35)12.43(54.37)11.77(53.19)9.01(48.22)5.33(41.59)2.38(36.28)0.37(32.67)5.46(41.83)
Daily mean °C (°F)-0.15(31.73)-0.13(31.77)0.21(32.38)2.37(36.27)5.71(42.28)9.45(49.01)11.09(51.96)10.41(50.74)7.92(46.26)4.42(39.96)1.54(34.77)-0.62(30.88)4.35(39.83)
Average low °C (°F)-2.15(28.13)-1.93(28.53)-1.64(29.05)0.12(32.22)3.16(37.69)6.78(44.2)8.35(47.03)7.91(46.24)5.96(42.73)2.94(37.29)-0.24(31.57)-2.66(27.21)2.22(36.0)
Record low °C (°F)-17.95(-0.31)-11.62(11.08)-14.78(5.4)-13.73(7.29)-5.28(22.5)-2.11(28.2)-2.11(28.2)-3.17(26.29)-4.22(24.4)-9.5(14.9)-13.73(7.29)-19.01(-2.22)-19.01(-2.22)
Average precipitation mm (inches)46.03(1.81)34.52(1.36)39.36(1.55)26.35(1.04)30.05(1.18)19.53(0.77)20.68(0.81)27.61(1.09)49.17(1.94)27.54(1.08)29.11(1.15)34.58(1.36)32.04(1.26)
Average precipitation days (≥ 1.0 mm)9.319.129.56.727.974.514.96.818.267.588.548.357.63
Average relative humidity (%)87.1787.3485.4284.1181.4882.7184.5286.386.9687.0785.7685.8585.39
Mean monthly sunshine hours2.944.878.0712.2516.472.212.9814.758.836.63.252.627.98

Climate Graph

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

Alftartunga

Alftartunga Temperature by Month

July
11.09°C | 51.96°F
August
10.41°C | 50.74°F
June
9.45°C | 49.01°F
September
7.92°C | 46.26°F
May
5.71°C | 42.28°F
October
4.42°C | 39.96°F
April
2.37°C | 36.27°F
November
1.54°C | 34.77°F
March
0.21°C | 32.38°F
February
-0.13°C | 31.77°F
January
-0.15°C | 31.73°F
December
-0.62°C | 30.88°F

Historical Data

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TemperatureMaxAverageMin
Max Temperature6.34°C (43.41°F)1.5°C (34.7°F)-4.22°C (24.4°F)
Avg Temperature4.22°C (39.6°F)0.61°C (33.1°F)-5.28°C (22.5°F)
Min Temperature2.11°C (35.8°F)-0.71°C (30.72°F)-9.5°C (14.9°F)
Dew PointMaxAverageMin
Dew Point1.06°C (33.91°F)-2.66°C (27.21°F)-9.5°C (14.9°F)
PrecipitationMaxAverageMinSum
Precipitation3.27mm | 0.13in0.45mm | 0.02in0.0mm | 0in14.07mm | 0.55in
Snowdepth0.95mm | 0.04in0.08mm | 0.0in0.0mm | 0in2.34mm | 0.09in
WindMaxAverageMin
Wind69.7kmh | 43.31mph27.05kmh | 16.81mph10.56kmh | 6.56mph
Gust Wind96.1kmh | 59.71mph40.03kmh | 24.87mph16.9kmh | 10.5mph
Sea Level PressureMaxAverageMin
Sea Level Pressure3.27mb0.45mb0.0mb
Alftartunga

Daily Observations

TimeTemperatureDew PointHumidityWind SpeedPressurePrecipitation
March° C | ° F° C | ° F%Kph | MphHg | MbTotal (mm/in)
2014-03-012.11 | 35.81.06 | 33.919031.68 | 19.6931.0 | 1049.660.21 | 0.01
2014-03-020.0 | 0-1.06 | 30.098646.46 | 28.8730.84 | 1044.380.21 | 0.01
2014-03-032.11 | 35.8-0.0 | 08719.01 | 11.8130.9 | 1046.50.0 | 0
2014-03-040.0 | 0-2.11 | 28.28711.62 | 7.2230.75 | 1041.220.32 | 0.01
2014-03-050.0 | 0-4.22 | 24.47719.01 | 11.8130.4 | 1029.60.0 | 0
2014-03-060.0 | 0-5.28 | 22.56923.23 | 14.4330.56 | 1034.880.0 | 0
2014-03-071.06 | 33.91-4.22 | 24.46931.68 | 19.6930.68 | 1039.13.27 | 0.13
2014-03-080.0 | 0-2.11 | 28.27932.74 | 20.3430.53 | 1033.822.53 | 0.1
2014-03-09-0.0 | 0-2.11 | 28.28423.23 | 14.4330.56 | 1034.882.32 | 0.09
2014-03-102.11 | 35.8-0.0 | 08335.9 | 22.3131.0 | 1049.661.27 | 0.05
2014-03-113.17 | 37.71-2.11 | 28.27335.9 | 22.3131.25 | 1058.110.21 | 0.01
2014-03-123.17 | 37.711.06 | 33.919013.73 | 8.5331.25 | 1058.110.74 | 0.03
2014-03-131.06 | 33.91-3.17 | 26.297436.96 | 22.9731.46 | 1065.50.0 | 0
2014-03-141.06 | 33.91-2.11 | 28.28411.62 | 7.2231.31 | 1060.220.0 | 0
2014-03-153.17 | 37.710.0 | 08832.74 | 20.3431.15 | 1054.940.11 | 0.0
2014-03-160.0 | 0-4.22 | 24.47343.3 | 26.9131.06 | 1051.780.11 | 0.0
2014-03-17-5.28 | 22.5-9.5 | 14.97021.12 | 13.1231.21 | 1057.060.11 | 0.0
2014-03-18-5.28 | 22.5-9.5 | 14.97720.06 | 12.4631.03 | 1050.720.0 | 0
2014-03-19-2.11 | 28.2-4.22 | 24.48823.23 | 14.4330.59 | 1035.940.0 | 0
2014-03-200.0 | 0-2.11 | 28.28169.7 | 43.3130.15 | 1021.150.11 | 0.0
2014-03-210.0 | 0-3.17 | 26.297955.97 | 34.7830.59 | 1035.941.06 | 0.04
2014-03-22-1.06 | 30.09-4.22 | 24.47917.95 | 11.1531.06 | 1051.780.11 | 0.0
2014-03-23-1.06 | 30.09-4.22 | 24.47919.01 | 11.8131.12 | 1053.890.0 | 0
2014-03-241.06 | 33.91-2.11 | 28.28225.34 | 15.7531.43 | 1064.450.32 | 0.01
2014-03-251.06 | 33.91-2.11 | 28.28322.18 | 13.7831.37 | 1062.340.21 | 0.01
2014-03-261.06 | 33.91-2.11 | 28.28227.46 | 17.0631.4 | 1063.390.74 | 0.03
2014-03-272.11 | 35.8-2.11 | 28.27133.79 | 21.031.75 | 1075.010.0 | 0
2014-03-281.06 | 33.91-3.17 | 26.297512.67 | 7.8732.06 | 1085.570.0 | 0
2014-03-292.11 | 35.8-2.11 | 28.27610.56 | 6.5632.06 | 1085.570.11 | 0.0
2014-03-302.11 | 35.8-1.06 | 30.098216.9 | 10.531.87 | 1079.230.0 | 0
2014-03-314.22 | 39.60.0 | 07913.73 | 8.5331.78 | 1076.060.0 | 0

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