Rafnseyri, Westfjords, Iceland Climate

Weather: 0.54°C/32.97°F, Wind SW at 1.25 km/h, 86% Humidity, 0% Chance of rain

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Rafnseyri Climate Summary

Located at an elevation of 22.04 meters (72.31 feet) above sea level, Rafnseyri has a Tundra climate (Classification: ET). The district’s yearly temperature is 2.18ºC (35.92ºF) and it is -0.99% lower than Iceland’s averages. Rafnseyri typically receives about 61.15 millimeters (2.41 inches) of precipitation and has 148.32 rainy days (40.64% of the time) annually.

CountryIceland
CityWestfjords
Longitude-23.448469
Latitude65.759552
Attitude/Elevation22.04m (72.31ft)
Local timeMonday 21:59
Annual high temperature3.34ºC (38.01ºF)
Annual low temperature-0.02ºC (31.96ºF)
Average annual precip.61.15mm (2.41in)
Warmest monthJuly (10.22ºC / 50.4ºF)
Coldest MonthDecember (-5.06ºC / 22.89ºF)
Wettest MonthDecember (104.97mm / 4.13in)
Driest MonthJune (19.09mm / 0.75in)
Number of days with rainfall (≥ 1.0 mm)148.32 days (40.64%)
Days with no rain216.68 days (59.36%)
Humidity91.65%

Climate Rafnseyri: Weather By Month

MonthJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepNovOctDecYear
Record high °C (°F)7.5(45.5)6.43(43.57)5.36(41.65)11.79(53.22)12.87(55.17)15.01(59.02)18.23(64.81)15.01(59.02)15.01(59.02)10.72(51.3)8.58(47.44)6.43(43.57)18.23(64.81)
Average high °C (°F)-1.19(29.86)-0.99(30.22)-1.05(30.11)1.33(34.39)4.61(40.3)8.79(47.82)10.22(50.4)9.61(49.3)6.92(44.46)3.39(38.1)0.27(32.49)-1.7(28.94)3.34(38.01)
Daily mean °C (°F)-2.31(27.84)-2.14(28.15)-2.17(28.09)0.05(32.09)3.39(38.1)7.46(45.43)8.93(48.07)8.32(46.98)5.79(42.42)2.38(36.28)-0.79(30.58)-2.79(26.98)2.18(35.92)
Average low °C (°F)-4.6(23.72)-4.33(24.21)-4.28(24.3)-2.29(27.88)0.94(33.69)4.95(40.91)6.54(43.77)6.08(42.94)3.9(39.02)0.71(33.28)-2.76(27.03)-5.06(22.89)-0.02(31.96)
Record low °C (°F)-20.37(-4.67)-13.94(6.91)-18.23(-0.81)-16.08(3.06)-9.65(14.63)-4.29(24.28)-2.14(28.15)-5.36(22.35)-7.5(18.5)-10.72(12.7)-17.15(1.13)-21.44(-6.59)-21.44(-6.59)
Average precipitation mm (inches)96.21(3.79)87.99(3.46)73.31(2.89)60.91(2.4)39.65(1.56)19.09(0.75)34.5(1.36)37.13(1.46)72.84(2.87)60.09(2.37)47.14(1.86)104.97(4.13)61.15(2.41)
Average precipitation days (≥ 1.0 mm)16.1816.4715.9915.1111.25.657.317.712.3812.7711.216.3712.36
Average relative humidity (%)94.0194.1392.2390.6988.1887.0889.5791.2492.6693.7692.8493.3991.65
Mean monthly sunshine hours2.334.37.5612.4915.22-0.687.6914.998.65.962.771.356.88

Climate Graph

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

Rafnseyri

Rafnseyri Temperature by Month

July
8.93°C | 48.07°F
August
8.32°C | 46.98°F
June
7.46°C | 45.43°F
September
5.79°C | 42.42°F
May
3.39°C | 38.1°F
October
2.38°C | 36.28°F
April
0.05°C | 32.09°F
November
-0.79°C | 30.58°F
February
-2.14°C | 28.15°F
March
-2.17°C | 28.09°F
January
-2.31°C | 27.84°F
December
-2.79°C | 26.98°F

Historical Data

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TemperatureMaxAverageMin
Max Temperature10.72°C (51.3°F)5.67°C (42.21°F)-1.07°C (30.07°F)
Avg Temperature8.58°C (47.44°F)4.36°C (39.85°F)-1.07°C (30.07°F)
Min Temperature6.43°C (43.57°F)0.9°C (33.62°F)-8.58°C (16.56°F)
Dew PointMaxAverageMin
Dew Point5.36°C (41.65°F)0.21°C (32.38°F)-6.43°C (20.43°F)
PrecipitationMaxAverageMinSum
Precipitation17.9mm | 0.7in1.67mm | 0.07in0.0mm | 0in51.89mm | 2.04in
Snowdepth1.5mm | 0.06in0.13mm | 0.01in0.0mm | 0in4.18mm | 0.16in
WindMaxAverageMin
Wind31.09kmh | 19.32mph15.18kmh | 9.43mph6.43kmh | 4.0mph
Gust Wind40.74kmh | 25.31mph21.86kmh | 13.58mph10.72kmh | 6.66mph
Sea Level PressureMaxAverageMin
Sea Level Pressure17.9mb1.67mb0.0mb
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Daily Observations

TimeTemperatureDew PointHumidityWind SpeedPressurePrecipitation
May° C | ° F° C | ° F%Kph | MphHg | MbTotal (mm/in)
2019-05-016.43 | 43.574.29 | 39.728612.87 | 8.032.42 | 1097.830.0 | 0
2019-05-022.14 | 35.85-1.07 | 30.078220.37 | 12.6632.58 | 1103.190.64 | 0.03
2019-05-031.07 | 33.93-4.29 | 24.286811.79 | 7.3332.7 | 1107.480.0 | 0
2019-05-044.29 | 39.721.07 | 33.938013.94 | 8.6632.61 | 1104.260.21 | 0.01
2019-05-055.36 | 41.651.07 | 33.93796.43 | 4.032.58 | 1103.190.0 | 0
2019-05-065.36 | 41.651.07 | 33.93758.58 | 5.3332.55 | 1102.120.0 | 0
2019-05-073.22 | 37.8-2.14 | 28.157317.15 | 10.6632.45 | 1098.90.0 | 0
2019-05-081.07 | 33.93-3.22 | 26.27431.09 | 19.3232.39 | 1096.760.43 | 0.02
2019-05-09-0.0 | 0-4.29 | 24.287628.95 | 17.9932.39 | 1096.762.47 | 0.1
2019-05-10-1.07 | 30.07-6.43 | 20.437226.8 | 16.6532.45 | 1098.91.29 | 0.05
2019-05-11-1.07 | 30.07-5.36 | 22.357418.23 | 11.3332.55 | 1102.121.72 | 0.07
2019-05-122.14 | 35.85-3.22 | 26.26911.79 | 7.3332.58 | 1103.190.0 | 0
2019-05-133.22 | 37.82.14 | 35.858925.73 | 15.9932.1 | 1087.1117.9 | 0.7
2019-05-148.58 | 47.445.36 | 41.658211.79 | 7.3332.26 | 1092.470.43 | 0.02
2019-05-158.58 | 47.445.36 | 41.65839.65 | 6.032.17 | 1089.255.25 | 0.21
2019-05-168.58 | 47.445.36 | 41.65828.58 | 5.3332.13 | 1088.186.75 | 0.27
2019-05-176.43 | 43.575.36 | 41.65866.43 | 4.032.2 | 1090.337.18 | 0.28
2019-05-188.58 | 47.445.36 | 41.658511.79 | 7.3332.23 | 1091.41.72 | 0.07
2019-05-196.43 | 43.574.29 | 39.728815.01 | 9.3332.26 | 1092.475.36 | 0.21
2019-05-205.36 | 41.653.22 | 37.88820.37 | 12.6632.23 | 1091.40.54 | 0.02
2019-05-216.43 | 43.573.22 | 37.88616.08 | 9.9932.32 | 1094.610.0 | 0
2019-05-226.43 | 43.573.22 | 37.88611.79 | 7.3332.48 | 1099.970.0 | 0
2019-05-235.36 | 41.652.14 | 35.857912.87 | 8.032.42 | 1097.830.0 | 0
2019-05-244.29 | 39.720.0 | 07611.79 | 7.3332.39 | 1096.760.0 | 0
2019-05-255.36 | 41.65-1.07 | 30.077012.87 | 8.032.32 | 1094.610.0 | 0
2019-05-265.36 | 41.65-1.07 | 30.076510.72 | 6.6632.2 | 1090.330.0 | 0
2019-05-276.43 | 43.57-1.07 | 30.076610.72 | 6.6632.17 | 1089.250.0 | 0
2019-05-281.07 | 33.93-4.29 | 24.287021.44 | 13.3232.36 | 1095.690.0 | 0
2019-05-292.14 | 35.85-3.22 | 26.26818.23 | 11.3332.36 | 1095.690.0 | 0
2019-05-304.29 | 39.72-3.22 | 26.26411.79 | 7.3332.26 | 1092.470.0 | 0
2019-05-313.22 | 37.8-2.14 | 28.157115.01 | 9.3332.26 | 1092.470.0 | 0

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