Weather in Iceland in January 2017

Check the weather in Iceland in January before you book your next holiday. Long-term weather averages give the best indication of the weather in January 2017 and include figures for temperature, sunshine and rainfall for Iceland plus [sunrise & sunset times].

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

Weather in Iceland in January

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  • 1°C maximum daytime temperature in January in Iceland (Reykjavik)1
    1°C max day temperature
  • 1 hours of sunshine per day (13% of daylight hours) in January in Iceland1
    1 hour of sunshine per day
  • 18 days with some rainfall in January in Iceland (Reykjavik)18
    18 days with some rainfall
  • -4°C minimum night-time temperature in January in Iceland (Reykjavik)-4
    -4°C min night temperature
  • 6 hours of daylight per day in January in Iceland (Reykjavik)6
    6 hours of daylight per day
  • No heat & humidity in January in Iceland (Reykjavik)0
    No heat & humidity
  • 99 mm monthly rainfall in January in Iceland (Reykjavik)99
    99 mm of monthly rainfall
  • No UV (maximum) index in January in Iceland (Reykjavik)0
    No UV (Maximum) Index UV index
  • 3°C sea temperature in January in Iceland (Reykjavik)3
    3°C sea temperature

The average maximum daytime temperature in Iceland in January is a cold 1°C (34°F). There is usually 1 hour of bright sunshine each day, which represents 13% of the 6 hours of daylight. The average sea temperature in and around Iceland in January is 3°C (37°F).

Expect 99mm (3.9 inches) of rainfall across the whole of January with 18 days with some rain falling. The average night-time temperature is usually a very cold -4°C (25°F). The weather in Iceland in January is represented by Reykjavik.

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

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Iceland sunrise & sunset times for January 2017

Browse the sunrise & sunset times for Iceland in January 2017. 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
Sunday, 1st January 2017 11:19 15:44
Monday, 2nd January 2017 11:18 15:46
Tuesday, 3rd January 2017 11:16 15:48
Wednesday, 4th January 2017 11:15 15:51
Thursday, 5th January 2017 11:14 15:53
Friday, 6th January 2017 11:12 15:56
Saturday, 7th January 2017 11:10 15:58
Sunday, 8th January 2017 11:09 16:01
Monday, 9th January 2017 11:07 16:03
Tuesday, 10th January 2017 11:05 16:06
Wednesday, 11th January 2017 11:03 16:09
Thursday, 12th January 2017 11:01 16:12
Friday, 13th January 2017 10:59 16:15
Saturday, 14th January 2017 10:56 16:18
Sunday, 15th January 2017 10:54 16:21
Monday, 16th January 2017 10:52 16:24
Tuesday, 17th January 2017 10:49 16:27
Wednesday, 18th January 2017 10:47 16:30
Thursday, 19th January 2017 10:44 16:33
Friday, 20th January 2017 10:42 16:37
Saturday, 21st January 2017 10:39 16:40
Sunday, 22nd January 2017 10:36 16:43
Monday, 23rd January 2017 10:34 16:46
Tuesday, 24th January 2017 10:31 16:50
Wednesday, 25th January 2017 10:28 16:53
Thursday, 26th January 2017 10:25 16:56
Friday, 27th January 2017 10:22 16:59
Saturday, 28th January 2017 10:19 17:03
Sunday, 29th January 2017 10:16 17:06
Monday, 30th January 2017 10:13 17:09
Tuesday, 31st January 2017 10:10 17:13
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