Sea Temperature

Álftanes Sea Temperature

(Today) Jan 2019

5.6°C / 42°F

Current weather

-3°C / 27°F
(overcast clouds)

Partly cloudy
Wind

5 mph

Humidity

79%


The measurements for the water temperature in Álftanes, Southern Peninsula are provided by the daily satellite readings provided by the NOAA. The temperatures given are the sea surface temperature (SST) which is most relevant to recreational users.

Monthly average max / min water temperatures

The graph below shows the range of monthly Álftanes water temperature derived from many years of historical sea surface temperature data.

Maximum and minimum monthly sea temperatures in Álftanes
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Min °C 4.6 3.8 2.7 4.2 5.2 7.3 9.9 9.8 8.1 6.4 5.9 5.6
Max °C 5.7 6.3 5.9 7.1 8.6 11.4 12.8 12.7 11.2 9.8 8 7.3
Min °F 40.7 39.8 38.1 40.7 42.7 46.7 50.9 50.8 47.8 44.9 43.4 42.7
Max °F 41.8 42.3 41.3 43.6 46.1 50.8 53.8 53.7 50.9 48.3 45.5 44.4

7 day tide forecast for Álftanes

ThuFriSatSunMonTueWed
  • High 02:58am
    (3.28m)
  • Low 09:20am
    (1.34m)
  • High 03:24pm
    (3.19m)
  • Low 09:41pm
    (1.11m)
  • High 03:59am
    (3.55m)
  • Low 10:21am
    (1.07m)
  • High 04:23pm
    (3.41m)
  • Low 10:36pm
    (0.85m)
  • High 04:51am
    (3.87m)
  • Low 11:12am
    (0.77m)
  • High 05:15pm
    (3.66m)
  • Low 11:25pm
    (0.57m)
  • High 05:37am
    (4.18m)
  • Low 11:58am
    (0.47m)
  • High 06:02pm
    (3.90m)
  • Low 12:10am
    (0.32m)
  • High 06:21am
    (4.43m)
  • Low 12:42pm
    (0.23m)
  • High 06:47pm
    (4.08m)
  • Low 12:53am
    (0.14m)
  • High 07:05am
    (4.60m)
  • Low 01:26pm
    (0.08m)
  • High 07:31pm
    (4.17m)
  • Low 01:37am
    (0.06m)
  • High 07:50am
    (4.63m)
  • Low 02:10pm
    (0.05m)
  • High 08:17pm
    (4.16m)

*These tide times are estimates based on the nearest port (Reykjavik, Iceland) and may differ by up to half and hour depending on distance. Please note, the tide times given are not suitable for navigational purposes.

Average January sea temperatures

  • Max: 5.7°C / 42.2°F
  • Avg: 5.1°C / 41.2°F
  • Min: 4.6°C / 40.2°F
Álftanes average sea temperature chart

These average ocean temperatures for Álftanes are calculated from several years of archived data.

Map showing location of Álftanes (64.100000, -22.016670)

Locations nearby

Variations

Whilst sea temperatures for Álftanes are as accurate as current data allows, there may be slight local and regional variations depending on conditions. Time of day and wind direction may have a temporary local effect as can water flows from neraby rivers.

Alternate names for Álftanes

Álftanes average sea temperature chart