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Iceland in October


Iceland in October : Travel budget & tourist seasons.


Budget your trip depending on your departure time.

Beyond the tourist season (low, medium or high season) of the destination country, prices of your flight, hotel or all-inclusive stays may also vary depending on the demand in your country (our rates are evaluated from western Europe).

Thus, from western Europe, a stay will often be more expensive for a start during the school holidays.

In October, here's what you can expect on average:

  • All-inclusive stays: 1702 € / week

  • Round-trip flight: 288 €

  • Tourist season: low



Climate in October, picked destinations



Iceland in OctoberIn October, weather conditions in Iceland make it a relatively bad trip destination. Among our chosen destinations (see below), the average temperatures you'll face in October would be between 4.0°C and 8.0°C, with exceptional possible peaks as low as -10°C and high as 17°C as observed in previous years.

The average amount of rain observed during October in Iceland is 81 mm and you would typically have 15 rainy days.


Click on the name of a city to read more details about it, have more climate data history and see weather forecasts.


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Iceland: Climate & Weather


Obviously, you will not visit Iceland for its climate; however, the cold weather is not unbearable: Summer offers temperatures between 10ºC and 20°C with rain and winds, and especially sudden changes in the weather.

Winter is quite cold with night temperatures down to -15°C. In general, this cool weather is made up for by such spectacular phenomena as the midnight sun in summer (in June, the North of the country does not see the dark at night) and the Aurora Borealis can be observed during winter in the North during clear weather.

However, the best time to visit Iceland is between June and September if you want to benefit from the tourism infrastructure before closure!
 

Iceland: Map


Iceland : map





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