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Average weather February in Reykjavík (Capital Region), Iceland

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Reykjavík in February is -2.0°C (28.4°F). The amount of rain/snow in February is normal with an average of 72mm (2.8in). 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 6.0°C (42.8°F), this is not the best month to swim. In this month you will hardly see any sunshine with 52 hours of sun the whole period.

So what to wear in February? Visitors traveling to Reykjavík 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.

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

Monthly averages

°F
Min Temperature 28.4°F
Max Temperature 35.6°F
Water Temperature 42.8°F
Chance of Rain 56.7%
Precipitation 2.8in
Rainy Days 17
Windspeed 13.4mph
Humidity 79%
Sunshine Hours 52
Percentage Sunshine 24%

What to Do

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

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