Akureyri
Iceland
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

April weather forecast and climate
Akureyri, Iceland

Abril, like Marzo, in Akureyri, Iceland, is another cold spring month, with average temperature varying between 5.4°C (41.7°F) and 1.5°C (34.7°F).

Temperature

In Akureyri, the average high-temperature in Abril marginally rises, from 2.1°C (35.8°F) in Marzo, to a still cold 5.4°C (41.7°F). In Akureyri, the average low-temperature is 1.5°C (34.7°F).

Rainfall

In Abril, the rain falls for 6.2 days. Throughout Abril, 29.2mm (1.15") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 102.1 rainfall days, and 488.9mm (19.25") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Abril, the average sea temperature in Akureyri, Iceland, is 3.3°C (37.9°F).
Note: For swimming, this is considered very dangerous and immediately life-threatening. Total loss of breathing control instantly occurs, and clear thinking becomes almost impossible. A specialized swimsuit is obligatory to minimize thermal loss.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Akureyri is 15.4h.

Sunshine

In Abril, the average sunshine in Akureyri, Iceland, is 4.3h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Akureyri is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low threat to health from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 2 in Abril interpret into the following advice:
For the majority, extended sun exposure is not of great concern. Infants and people with sensitive skin must always be protected. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes.

What is the temperature in Abril in Akureyri?

The average high-temperature, in Abril, in Akureyri, is 5.4°C (41.7°F), while the average low-temperature is 1.5°C (34.7°F).

How much does it rain in Akureyri in Abril?

In Abril, the rain falls for 6.2 days. Throughout Abril, 29.2mm (1.15") of precipitation is accumulated.

How cold is the water in Abril in Akureyri?

In Abril, the average sea temperature in Akureyri is 3.3°C (37.9°F). For swimming, this is considered extremely cold, dangerous, and life-threatening. Unless suitably protected with insulated waterproof clothing, hypothermia quickly occurs.

What is the average length of the day in Abril in Akureyri?

In Akureyri, the average length of the day in Abril is 15.4h.

How many hours of sunshine does Akureyri have in Abril?

In Akureyri, Iceland, the average sunshine in Abril is 4.3h.

What is the UV index reading in Abril in Akureyri?

In Akureyri, Iceland, the average daily maximum UV index in Abril is 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in April - Akureyri, Iceland
  • Average high temperature in April: 5.4°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (14.5°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (0.9°C).

  • Average low temperature in April: 1.5°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (7.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-5.5°C).

Average rainfall in April - Akureyri, Iceland
  • Average rainfall in April: 29.2mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (58mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is May (19.3mm).

Average rainfall days in April - Akureyri, Iceland
  • Average rainfall days in April: 6.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (11.3 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is May (4.8 days).

Average sea temperature in April - Akureyri, Iceland
  • Average sea temperature in April: 3.3°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (9.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (2.3°C).

Average daylight in April / Average sunshine in April - Akureyri, Iceland
  • Average daylight in April: 15.4h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 22.8h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 3.4h).

  • Average sunshine in April: 4.3h

The month with most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 5.9h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 0h).

Average UV index in April - Akureyri, Iceland
  • Average UV index in April: 2

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 4).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 0).