Reykjavík Weather in October

What's the weather like in Reykjavík (Capital Region) in October 2024?

The climate in Reykjavík during October can be summarized as cool and damp.

October is in the fall / autumn in Reykjavík and is typically the 6th warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a cold 6°C (42°F), whilst at night 1°C (34°F) is normal.

Reykjavík weather averages (imperial / metric)
Daytime temperature 5.8°C 42.4°F
Nightly temperature 1.2°C 34.2°F
Average temperature 3.5°C 38.3°F
Daily sunshine 2.8 hrs
Avg rainfall 115 mm 4.5 ins
Rainy days 20 days
Sea temperature 8°C 46.4°F
Humidity 82%
Windspeed 21.2kph 13 mph

On average October is the wettest month of the year in Reykjavík with around 115mm 4.5 inches of rain making it a damp time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 20 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 2.8 hours of sunshine per day.

October temperatures in Reykjavík

Reykjavík average temperature in October

October rainfall

Reykjavík average rain in October

October hourly sunshine

Reykjavík average rain in October

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 Reykjavík in October 2024.

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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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