Reykjavík Weather in April

What's the weather like in Reykjavík, Iceland in April 2020?

The climate in Reykjavík during April can be summarized as cool and reasonably dry.

April is in the spring in Reykjavík and is typically the 6th coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a cold 5°C (41°F), whilst at night -1°C (31°F) is normal.

Reykjavík weather averages (imperial / metric)
Daytime temperature 4.8°C 40.6°F
Nightly temperature -0.6°C 30.9°F
Average temperature 2.1°C 35.8°F
Daily sunshine 4.9 hrs
Avg rainfall 75 mm 2.9 ins
Rainy days 18 days
Sea temperature 5.3°C 41.6°F
Humidity 80%
Windspeed 21.6kph 14 mph

On average April is the 4th driest month of the year in Reykjavík with around 75mm 2.9 inches of rain making it a reasonably dry time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 18 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 4.9 hours of sunshine per day.

April temperatures in Reykjavík

April rainfall

April hourly sunshine

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 April 2019.

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Reykjavík weather stats

Reykjavík weather statistics
Hottest month: July 12.6°C 54.7°F
Driest month: May 60mm 2.4ins
Sunniest month: May 3.1hrs
Coldest month: January 0.8°C 33.4°F
Wettest month: October 115mm 4.5ins
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