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

August weather forecast and climate
Akureyri, Iceland

Agosto, the last month of the summer, in Akureyri, is another mild month, with average temperature varying between 7.1°C (44.8°F) and 13.9°C (57°F).

Temperature

In Akureyri, the average high-temperature in Agosto is essentially the same as in Julio - a still mild 13.9°C (57°F). In Akureyri, Iceland, in Agosto, the average low-temperature is 7.1°C (44.8°F).

Rainfall

In Akureyri, it is raining for 7.1 days, with typically 34.1mm (1.34") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in Akureyri, there are 102.1 rainfall days, and 488.9mm (19.25") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

With an average sea temperature of 9.5°C (49.1°F), Agosto is the month with the warmest seawater in Akureyri.
Note: Swimming in 9.5°C (49.1°F) is considered life-threatening. Even a few minutes in 13°C (55.4°F) water is uncomfortable, and swimming below 10°C (50°F) may cause total loss of breathing control and cold shock, depending on a person's physique.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Akureyri is 16.7h.

Sunshine

In Agosto, the average sunshine in Akureyri is 4.4h.

UV index

In Agosto, the average daily maximum UV index in Akureyri, Iceland, is 3. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 3 in Agosto transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions - Protection against the skin and eye damage is obliged. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun.

What is the temperature in Agosto in Akureyri?

In Akureyri, Iceland, in Agosto, the average high-temperature is 13.9°C (57°F), and the average low-temperature is 7.1°C (44.8°F).

How many days does it rain in Agosto in Akureyri?

In Akureyri, during Agosto, the rain falls for 7.1 days and regularly aggregates up to 34.1mm (1.34") of precipitation.

When is the sea warmest in Akureyri?

The month with the warmest seawater is Agosto, with an average sea temperature of 9.5°C (49.1°F).

How cold is the water in Agosto in Akureyri?

In Akureyri, the average seawater temperature in Agosto is 9.5°C (49.1°F). Swimming in 9.5°C (49.1°F) is considered life-threatening. Even a few minutes in 13°C (55.4°F) water is uncomfortable, and swimming below 10°C (50°F) may cause total loss of breathing control and cold shock, depending on a person's physique.

How many hours of daylight does Akureyri have in Agosto?

The average length of the day in Agosto in Akureyri is 16.7h.

How long on average sun shines in Agosto in Akureyri?

In Akureyri, Iceland, the average sunshine in Agosto is 4.4h.

What is the UV index reading in Agosto in Akureyri?

The average daily maximum UV index in Agosto in Akureyri, Iceland, is 3. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in August - Akureyri, Iceland
  • Average high temperature in August: 13.9°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 August: 7.1°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 August - Akureyri, Iceland
  • Average rainfall in August: 34.1mm

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 August - Akureyri, Iceland
  • Average rainfall days in August: 7.1 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 August - Akureyri, Iceland
  • Average sea temperature in August: 9.5°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 August / Average sunshine in August - Akureyri, Iceland
  • Average daylight in August: 16.7h

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 August: 4.4h

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 August - Akureyri, Iceland
  • Average UV index in August: 3

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).