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.

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

Monthly Averages

Min Temperature 28.4 °F
Max Temperature 37.4 °F
Water Temperature 42.8 °F
Chance of Rain 60.0%
Precipitation 3.2 in
Rainy Days 18
Sunshine Hours 111

What To Do

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

Swimming
5/10
Cycling
3/10
Walking
3/10
Camping
1/10
Outdoor sports
3/10

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