Vopnafjordur, Iceland

Located in northeast Iceland, Vopnafjordur is most well known for its fishing industry. It sits in the middle of a mountainous bay, which provides stunning views of the surrounding landscapes. The unique mountain and rocky landscape were created by a huge glacier during the Ice Age, leaving behind the formations that draw so many visitors to this location every year. The salmon rivers are also a popular attraction as Vopnafjordur is well known for holding the most exclusive salmon rivers in Iceland.

Language: Icelandic
Currency: Icelandic krona (ISK)

Vopnafjordur, Iceland Weather
Temperature (Fahrenheit)
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
High 36 37 36 39 47 53 54 56 51 42 40 38
Low 27 27 27 29 36 41 44 46 42 34 31 30
Average 31 32 31 34 41 47 49 51 46 38 35 34
Temperature (Celsius)
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
High 2 3 2 4 8 12 12 13 11 6 4 3
Low -3 -3 -3 -2 2 5 7 8 6 1 -1 -1
Average -1 0 -1 1 5 8 9 11 8 3 2 1
Precipitation
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Inches 1.8 1.1 1.6 1.2 1.2 2.5 4.3 3.6 3.9 3.9 3.1 3.1
Centimeters 5 3 4 3 3 6 11 9 10 10 8 8
Humidity
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Percent 81 80 78 83 80 81 82 84 85 80 81 81

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