The climate in Akureyri during March can be summarized as cold and reasonably dry.
March is in the spring in Akureyri and is typically the 4th coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a freezing -1°C (31°F), whilst at night -7°C (20°F) is normal.
|Daytime temperature||-0.7°C 30.7°F|
|Nightly temperature||-6.9°C 19.6°F|
|Average temperature||-3.8°C 25.2°F|
|Daily sunshine||2.7 hrs|
|Avg rainfall||61 mm 2.4 ins|
|Rainy days||17 days|
|Sea temperature||3.2°C 37.8°F|
|Windspeed||16.9kph 11 mph|
On average March is the 6th driest month of the year in Akureyri with around 61mm 2.4 inches of rain making it a reasonably dry time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 17 days, although this may vary considerably.
On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 2.7 hours of sunshine per day.
The data used in these monthly averages covers a period of over 100 years right up until last year. As such they are a valid prediction of what to expect for the weather in Akureyri in March 2021.
|Hottest month:||July||12°C 53.6°F|
|Driest month:||May||36mm 1.4ins|
|Coldest month:||January||-1.5°C 29.3°F|
|Wettest month:||October||79mm 3.1ins|