Raufarhöfn weather in April (North Iceland, Iceland)

Curious about the April weather in Raufarhöfn? This guide provides all the details you need.

In April, Raufarhöfn typically experiences low temperatures and moderate snow/rainfall. Daytime temperatures hover around 5°C (show in °F), while nights can cool down to about -1°C.

Raufarhöfn in April usually receives moderate snow/rainfall, averaging around 61 mm (show in inches) for the month. Snow/rain is expected on roughly 18 days.

The city usually sees around 77 hours of sunlight, indicating fewer sunny days.

If you prefer dry days with pleasant temperatures, April may not be the ideal month to visit Raufarhöfn. August typically offers the most optimal weather. In contrast, January, February, March, April, May, October, November and December tend to have less optimal conditions.

For an in-depth look at the yearly conditions, visit our specialized Raufarhöfn climate page with graphs.


Raufarhöfn, monthly averages in April

Show in Fahrenheit
Min Temperature -0.7°C  
Max Temperature 5.2°C  
Chance of Rain 59%  
Precipitation 61 mm  
Rainy days 18 days  
Sunshine 77 hours  
Percentage Sunshine  

Where to go in Iceland in April

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

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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 / 3.5inches a month).

So, what should you wear in Raufarhöfn in April?

Wear a base layer in cold weather; this is the #1 thing you can do to increase your overall body temperature.

What To Do

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

Outdoor sports

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