Weather in Iceland in December 2016

Check the weather in Iceland in December before you book your next holiday. Long-term weather averages give the best indication of the weather in December 2016 and include figures for temperature, sunshine and rainfall for Iceland.

The December weather guide for Iceland shown below is for Reykjavik.

Weather in Iceland in December

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  • 1°C maximum daytime temperature in December in Iceland (Reykjavik)1
    1°C max day temperature
  • 0 hours of sunshine per day (9% of daylight hours) in December in Iceland0
    0 hours of sunshine per day
  • 19 days with some rainfall in December in Iceland (Reykjavik)19
    19 days with some rainfall
  • -4°C minimum night-time temperature in December in Iceland (Reykjavik)-4
    -4°C min night temperature
  • 4 hours of daylight per day in December in Iceland (Reykjavik)4
    4 hours of daylight per day
  • No heat & humidity in December in Iceland (Reykjavik)0
    No heat & humidity
  • 100 mm monthly rainfall in December in Iceland (Reykjavik)100
    100 mm of monthly rainfall
  • No UV (maximum) index in December in Iceland (Reykjavik)0
    No UV (Maximum) Index UV index
  • 3°C sea temperature in December in Iceland (Reykjavik)3
    3°C sea temperature

The average maximum daytime temperature in Iceland in December is a cold 1°C (34°F). There are usually no hours of bright sunshine each day, which represents 9% of the 4 hours of daylight. The average sea temperature in and around Iceland in December is 3°C (37°F).

Expect 100mm (3.9 inches) of rainfall across the whole of December with 19 days with some rain falling. The average night-time temperature is usually a very cold -4°C (25°F). The weather in Iceland in December is represented by Reykjavik.

Metric (°C / mm)  |  Imperial (°F / inches)

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Iceland sunrise & sunset times for December 2016

Browse the sunrise & sunset times for Iceland in December 2016. Select a month to view Iceland sunrise & sunset times for the next twelve months. The Iceland sunrise & sunset times shown below are for Reykjavik.

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Date Sunrise times Sunset times
Thursday, 1st December 2016 10:47 15:46
Friday, 2nd December 2016 10:49 15:45
Saturday, 3rd December 2016 10:52 15:43
Sunday, 4th December 2016 10:55 15:41
Monday, 5th December 2016 10:57 15:39
Tuesday, 6th December 2016 10:59 15:38
Wednesday, 7th December 2016 11:02 15:36
Thursday, 8th December 2016 11:04 15:35
Friday, 9th December 2016 11:06 15:34
Saturday, 10th December 2016 11:08 15:33
Sunday, 11th December 2016 11:10 15:32
Monday, 12th December 2016 11:12 15:31
Tuesday, 13th December 2016 11:13 15:30
Wednesday, 14th December 2016 11:15 15:30
Thursday, 15th December 2016 11:16 15:29
Friday, 16th December 2016 11:18 15:29
Saturday, 17th December 2016 11:19 15:29
Sunday, 18th December 2016 11:20 15:29
Monday, 19th December 2016 11:21 15:29
Tuesday, 20th December 2016 11:21 15:29
Wednesday, 21st December 2016 11:22 15:30
Thursday, 22nd December 2016 11:22 15:30
Friday, 23rd December 2016 11:23 15:31
Saturday, 24th December 2016 11:23 15:32
Sunday, 25th December 2016 11:23 15:33
Monday, 26th December 2016 11:23 15:34
Tuesday, 27th December 2016 11:22 15:36
Wednesday, 28th December 2016 11:22 15:37
Thursday, 29th December 2016 11:21 15:39
Friday, 30th December 2016 11:21 15:40
Saturday, 31st December 2016 11:20 15:42
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