Iceland temperatures in April

In Iceland in April the average maximum daytime temperatures are low and range from 2°C (36°F) in Eyjafjaroarsveit to 8°C (47°F) in Hella. Nighttime temperatures generally drop to 1°C (35°F) in Hella and -4°C (25°F) in Eyjafjaroarsveit.

What is the temperature of the different cities in Iceland in April?

To get a sense of April's typical temperatures in the key spots of Iceland, explore the map below. Click on a point for an in-depth look.

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Legend very warm warm pleasant moderate cold very cold
Very warm means maximum temperatures above 30ºC (86ºF). Warm: 22ºC (72ºF) to 30ºC (86ºF). Pleasant: 18ºC (64ºF) to 22ºC (72ºF) Moderate: 12ºC (54ºF) to 18ºC (64ºF). Cold: 2ºC (36ºF) to 12ºC (54ºF). Very cold: lower than 2ºC (36ºF)

  • What is the warmest city in April in Iceland?
  • From a thorough analysis of our records, Hella clearly dominates in terms of high temperatures. The city witnesses daytime temperatures hovering around 8°C (47°F), and evenings that remain near 1°C (35°F).

  • What is the coldest city in April in Iceland?
  • Our database indicates that in April, Eyjafjaroarsveit is the city with the coolest temperatures in Iceland. You can expect daytime highs of 2°C (36°F) and nighttime lows close to -4°C (25°F).

  • How much sun does Iceland get in April?
  • The city Reykjavík usually sees around 165 hours of sunlight, indicating a moderately sunny period.

  • What is the water's temperature in April?
  • The water temperature averages approximately 8°C (46°F) in Vestmannaeyjar this month, so not the best month to swim.

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