Average Weather during August in Akureyri (North Iceland), Iceland

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Akureyri in August is 7.0°C (44.6°F). The amount of rain in August is normal with an average of 34mm (1.3in). Be prepared August is also the hottest month. The average maximum temperature lies around 13.0°C (55.4°F). With a water temperature of around 8.0°C (46.4°F), this is not the best month to swim. You will see the sun occasionally during this month, it has 136 hours of sun.

So what to wear in August? Visitors traveling to Akureyri should plan on bringing a totally waterproof rain jacket since it will often be raining.

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For other monthly average weather and what to do in August look at the numbers below.

Monthly Averages

Show in Celsius

Min Temperature 44 °F
Max Temperature 55 °F
Water Temperature 46 °F
Chance of Rain 37%
Precipitation 1 in
Rainy Days 11
Sunshine Hours 136

What To Do

We rated the following activities from 1 (least suitable) to 10 (best) to do in .

Swimming
5/10
Cycling
6/10
Walking
6/10
Camping
5/10
Outdoor sports
10/10

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