Reykjavik is, like the rest of Iceland, very unpredictable. The weather changes from harsh and cold to beautifully sunny when you least expect it. Tourists are often overwhelmed by the mosaic that nature and the varied cultural life provide.
Reykjavik by the numbers:
Population: Approximately 180,000
Land Area: 275 sq km., 106 sq miles
Average midsummer temperature: 10C (50C)
Average midwinter temperature: -1C (30F)
Average annual rainfall: 31 inches
Major Industry: Fishing, Tourism Electricity: 220V 50hzhz; standard two pin plug Time zone: GMT/UTC + 1 () Country Dialing Code: +354