Weather in Iceland in January 2018

Check the weather in Iceland in January based on long-term weather averages before you book your next holiday to Iceland in 2018. Expect daytime temperatures to reach 1°C with on average 1 hours of sunshine per day in Iceland in January.

What is the weather like in Iceland in January?
How hot is Iceland in January? 1°C
How sunny is Iceland in January? 1 sunshine hours/day
How wet is Iceland in January? 99 mm rainfall
How warm is the sea around Iceland in January? 3°C

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

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More about Iceland weather in January

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.

Iceland sunrise & sunset times for January 2018

Browse the sunrise & sunset times for Iceland in January 2018. 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
Monday, 1st January 2018 11:19 15:44
Tuesday, 2nd January 2018 11:18 15:46
Wednesday, 3rd January 2018 11:17 15:48
Thursday, 4th January 2018 11:15 15:50
Friday, 5th January 2018 11:14 15:52
Saturday, 6th January 2018 11:12 15:55
Sunday, 7th January 2018 11:11 15:57
Monday, 8th January 2018 11:09 16:00
Tuesday, 9th January 2018 11:07 16:03
Wednesday, 10th January 2018 11:05 16:05
Thursday, 11th January 2018 11:03 16:08
Friday, 12th January 2018 11:01 16:11
Saturday, 13th January 2018 10:59 16:14
Sunday, 14th January 2018 10:57 16:17
Monday, 15th January 2018 10:55 16:20
Tuesday, 16th January 2018 10:52 16:23
Wednesday, 17th January 2018 10:50 16:26
Thursday, 18th January 2018 10:47 16:29
Friday, 19th January 2018 10:45 16:33
Saturday, 20th January 2018 10:42 16:36
Sunday, 21st January 2018 10:40 16:39
Monday, 22nd January 2018 10:37 16:42
Tuesday, 23rd January 2018 10:34 16:45
Wednesday, 24th January 2018 10:31 16:49
Thursday, 25th January 2018 10:29 16:52
Friday, 26th January 2018 10:26 16:55
Saturday, 27th January 2018 10:23 16:59
Sunday, 28th January 2018 10:20 17:02
Monday, 29th January 2018 10:17 17:05
Tuesday, 30th January 2018 10:14 17:09
Wednesday, 31st January 2018 10:11 17:12
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