Reykjavík weather in May (Capital Region, Iceland)
People don't tend to visit Reykjavík in May since it is known as a chilly month.
The average maximum daytime temperature in Reykjavík in May lies at 8.9°C (48.02°F).
The average minimum temperature goes down to around 2.5°C (36.5°F) (often the minimum temperature is noted at night).
Rainfall during May is moderate with an average of 59mm (2.3 inches). There are generally around 14 rainy days. The sun also shows itself regularly this month with 201 hours of sunshine during the entire month.
Reykjavík, monthly averages in May
Where to stay in Reykjavík
Where to go in Iceland in MayFind out more about the weather in Iceland in May and which places have the best weather conditions in this month.
What To Do
We rated the following activities from 1 (least suitable) to 10 (best) to do in May.
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