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Average weather March in Reykjavík (Capital Region), Iceland

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Reykjavík in March is -2.0°C (28.4°F). The amount of rain in March is high with an average of 82mm (3.2in). This month is known as a chilly month. The average maximum temperature lies around 3.0°C (37.4°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. You will see the sun sometimes in this month, it has 111 hours of sun.

So what to wear in March? 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.

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

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

Monthly averages

°C
Min Temperature -2.0°C
Max Temperature 3.0°C
Water Temperature 6.0°C
Chance of Rain 60.0%
Precipitation 82mm
Rainy Days 18
Windspeed 21.6kmph
Humidity 77%
Sunshine Hours 111
Percentage Sunshine 31%

What to Do

We rated the following activities from 1 (least suitable) to 10 (best) to do in March.
Swimming
5/10
Cycling
3/10
Walking
3/10
Camping
1/10
Outdoor sports
3/10

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