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Average weather March in Akureyri (North Iceland), Iceland

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Akureyri in March is -4.0°C (24.8°F). The amount of rain/snow in March is normal with an average of 43mm (1.7in). This month is known as a chilly month. The average maximum temperature lies around 2.0°C (35.6°F). During the night it can cool down as well. With a water temperature of around 4.0°C (39.2°F), this is not the best month to swim. In this month you will hardly see any sunshine with 77 hours of sun the whole period.

So what to wear in March? Visitors traveling to Akureyri should plan on bringing a totally waterproof rain jacket since it will be raining some days. You can also expect some days or nights with snow. So bring gloves or mittens and wear a warm hat.

Do these climate conditions match with when you want to go to Akureyri? Find out where to stay here.

For other monthly weather averages and what to do in March look at the numbers below.

Monthly averages

°F
Min Temperature 24.8°F
Max Temperature 35.6°F
Water Temperature 39.2°F
Chance of Rain 36.7%
Precipitation 1.7in
Rainy Days 11
Windspeed 8.9mph
Humidity 82%
Sunshine Hours 77
Percentage Sunshine 22%

What to Do

We rated the following activities from 1 (least suitable) to 10 (best) to do in March.
Swimming
4/10
Cycling
3/10
Walking
3/10
Camping
2/10
Outdoor sports
3/10

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