Average weather in April in Reykjavík (Capital Region), Iceland

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Reykjavík in April is 1.3°C (34.34°F). The amount of rain in April is normal with an average of 58mm (2.3in). It rains on average a total of 12 days. Most people don't tend to visit Reykjavík during this period since it is known as a chilly month. The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 7.0°C (44.6°F). The sun will occasionally show itself with 165 hours of sunshine during the whole month.


So what to wear in April? Bring a rain jacket just in case since it will be raining a few days during this period. Some years you can have some days or nights with snow during this month. So bring gloves or mittens and wear a warm hat. With a water temperature of around 7.0°C (44.6°F), there is no need to bring your swimwear.

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

Monthly Averages in April

Show in Fahrenheit

Min Temperature 1 °C
Max Temperature 7 °C
Water Temperature 7 °C
Chance of Rain 42%
Precipitation 58mm
Rainy Days 13
Sunshine Hours 165

Where to stay in Reykjavík

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What To Do

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

Swimming
5/10
Cycling
4/10
Walking
4/10
Camping
4/10
Outdoor sports
4/10

Weather Forecasts for Reykjavík (Capital Region)

MON Jun 27
12°C | 6°C
Partly cloudy

Partly cloudy

TUE Jun 28
12°C | 8°C
Sunny

Sunny

WED Jun 29
14°C | 9°C
Sunny

Sunny

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