Iceland, a north European Island country, is one of the Nordic countries which include Denmark,
Finland, Norway, Sweden, Aland Islands, the Faroe Islands and the Greenland. The terrain
consists of plateau with sand and lava fields, mountains, glaciers and glacial rivers flowing to the
sea through the lowlands. It is an active volcanic country. About 700, 00 tourists visit this country
every year, which is almost twice its population. Among others the tourist attractions here include
beautiful landscape, breathtaking scenic views, the thermal waters, architecture, museums,
hiking, bird life, national park, waterfront activities and UNESCO World Heritage site. Reykjavik is
the capital, largest city and major airport among a few others in the country.
Getting around: Personal and rental autos, buses and tour vehicles.
Tourist seasons: High tourist season is from June to August, mid seasons February, March and
low seasons from September to February.
Weather: Climatological Information Reykjavik, Iceland, source Icelandic Meteorological Office.
Altitudes and other factors may substantially influence the weather conditions in the same city,
town and neighborhood. Historical data may not be relied on for current conditions. Visit relevant
source for other climate variables.
100mm = 3.9370 inches, 50mm = 1.9685 inches,
25mm = 0.9842 inches, 12.5mm = 0.4921 inches
Climatological information is based on WMO Climatological Normals(CLINO) for the 30
-year period 1961-1990.
- Mean number of precipitation days = Mean number of days with at least 1 mm of precipitation.
- Precipitation includes both rain and snow.
Attention: Please note that the averaging period for climatological information and the
definition of "Mean Number of Precipitation Days" quoted in this web site may be different for
different countries. Hence, care should be taken when city climatologies are compared.
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