Average weather in October in Grindavík (Reykjanes), Iceland

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Grindavík in October is 2.7°C (36.86°F). The amount of rain in October is normal with an average of 73mm (2.9in). It rains on average a total of 14 days. Most people don't tend to visit Grindavík during this period since it is known as a chilly month. The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 8.0°C (46.4°F). You will hardly see any sun with 92 hours of sunshine during the whole month.


So what to wear in October? Visitors traveling to Grindavík should plan on bringing a totally waterproof rain jacket since it will often be raining. Also plan on bringing your warm clothes, it can be a bit chilly during this period. With a water temperature of around 9.0°C (48.2°F), there is no need to bring your swimwear.

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For other monthly average weather and what to do in October look at the numbers below.

Monthly Averages in October

Show in Fahrenheit

Min Temperature 2 °C
Max Temperature 8 °C
Water Temperature 9 °C
Chance of Rain 49%
Precipitation 73mm
Rainy Days 15
Sunshine Hours 92
* Climate data from: Reykjavík, Iceland (41 KM, 25 Miles).

 

Where to stay in Grindavík

Where to go in Iceland in October

Find out more about the weather in Iceland in October and which places have the best weather conditions in this month.

Legend perfect weather pleasant tolerable unpleasant poor
Perfect weather is subjective. On this map perfect weather has been defined with temperatures between 20-29ºC / 68-84ºF and not too much precipitation (less than 90mm / 3.5inch a month).

What To Do

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

Swimming
4/10
Cycling
4/10
Walking
4/10
Camping
4/10
Outdoor sports
4/10

Weather Forecasts for Grindavík (Reykjanes)

FRI   Dec 09
1°C | -3°C
NNE 22 kmph
SAT   Dec 10
-1°C | -3°C
NE 14 kmph
SUN   Dec 11
1°C | -3°C
ENE 13 kmph

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