Average weather in December in Vestmannaeyjar (South Iceland), Iceland

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Vestmannaeyjar in December is 0.0°C (32°F). The amount of rain in December is high with an average of 144mm (5.7in). It rains on average a total of 23 days. Most people don't tend to visit Vestmannaeyjar during this period since it is known as a chilly month. The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 3.0°C (37.4°F).


So what to wear in December? Visitors traveling to Vestmannaeyjar should plan on bringing a totally waterproof rain jacket since it will often be raining. You can also expect some days or nights with snow. So bring gloves or mittens and wear a warm hat. With a water temperature of around 8.0°C (46.4°F), there is no need to bring your swimwear.

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

Monthly Averages in December

Show in Fahrenheit

Min Temperature 0 °C
Max Temperature 3 °C
Water Temperature 8 °C
Chance of Rain 77%
Precipitation 144mm
Rainy Days 23
* Climate data from: Vestmannaeyjar, Iceland (41 KM, 25 Miles).

 

Where to stay in Vestmannaeyjar

Where to go in Iceland in December

Find out more about the weather in Iceland in December 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 December.

Cycling
3/10
Walking
3/10
Barbeque
1/10
Camping
3/10
Outdoor sports
3/10

Weather Forecasts for Vestmannaeyjar (South Iceland)

TUE   Sep 27
11°C | 9°C
SSW 18 kmph
Partly cloudy

Partly cloudy

WED   Sep 28
9°C | 7°C
S 19 kmph
3.6 mm
Patchy rain possible

Patchy rain possible

THU   Sep 29
10°C | 7°C
W 18 kmph

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