Borgarnes, Iceland: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

Traveling to Borgarnes, Iceland? If you're planning to go to Borgarnes, here is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack:

When to go to Borgarnes, Iceland

Based on the climate and weather in Borgarnes, the best time to go is July. See below for details.

What to wear/what to pack for Borgarnes, Iceland by month

January

If you are traveling to Borgarnes in January, you will notice that it is frosty. Daytime temperatures are in the 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Heavy socks
  • Gloves or mittens
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Cold weather footwear
  • Sweaters
  • Heavy jacket

February

February in Borgarnes is very cold. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Heavy jacket
  • Sweaters
  • Cold weather footwear
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Gloves or mittens
  • Heavy socks

March

March in Borgarnes can be very chilly. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 30s F (single digits C) to high 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Heavy jacket
  • Cold weather footwear
  • Sweaters
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Gloves or mittens
  • Heavy socks

April

April in Borgarnes is pretty cool. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 30s F (single digits C) to 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Jacket or coat
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Standard footwear
  • Socks
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Fleeces

May

May in Borgarnes is cold. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Fleeces
  • Jacket or coat
  • Socks
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Standard footwear

June

If you vacation in Borgarnes during June, you are likely to find that it can be chilly.

Temperatures tend to hover around the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Long skirts
  • Dresses
  • Standard footwear
  • Socks
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Pants or jeans

July

July in Borgarnes is relatively cool. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C) to low 60s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Socks
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Pants or jeans
  • Standard footwear
  • Long skirts

August

August in this region is crisp. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Standard footwear
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Pants or jeans
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Socks
  • Dresses
  • Long skirts

September

September in Borgarnes is cold. Temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Socks
  • Standard footwear
  • Long skirts
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Pants or jeans
  • Dresses
  • Light jacket or fleece

October

October in Borgarnes is pretty cool. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 30s F (single digits C) to 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Fleeces
  • Standard footwear
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Jacket or coat
  • Socks
  • Warm pants or jeans

November

If you are traveling to Borgarnes in November, you will notice that it is brisk. Daytime temperatures are in the high 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Sweaters
  • Heavy jacket
  • Cold weather footwear
  • Heavy socks
  • Gloves or mittens

December

December in Borgarnes can be very chilly. Temperatures average in the high 30s F (single digits C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Cold weather footwear
  • Sweaters
  • Gloves or mittens
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Heavy jacket
  • Heavy socks

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Borgarnes, Iceland

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Borgarnes, as well as several items to remember to pack when traveling there.

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types C and F
  • A SIM card that works in Borgarnes
  • Appropriate museum wear

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