Iceland - General information
RegionNordic Countries
CapitalReykjavik
LanguageIcelandic
CurrencyIceland Krona
Population321,857
Phone code+354
Cost of living in Iceland
Expenses - USD/Month.Min.Med.
Accommodation 445 564
Food 374 713
Transportation 77 263
Communications and utilities 96 96
Clothing 52 194
Sports and leisure 36 137
Total1,0801,967
Accommodation in Iceland USD/Month.
Shared room outside of centre449
Shared room in city centre570
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre786
1 bedroom apartment in city centre1,062
Coordinates of Iceland
Time ZoneAtlantic/Reykjavik
GMT 0
DST 0
Latitude65.000000000
Longitude-18.000000000

List of largest cities in Iceland

 
Reykjavik Reykjavik
Reykjavik Capital Region
118,918
Kopavogur Kopavogur
Kopavogur Capital Region
31,719
Hafnarfjoerdur Hafnarfjoerdur
Hafnarfjoerdur Capital Region
26,808
Akureyri Akureyri
Akureyri Northeast
17,693
Gardabaer Gardabaer
Gardabaer Capital Region
11,421
Mosfellsbaer Mosfellsbaer
Mosfellsbaer Capital Region
8,651

Cost of living and prices in Iceland

Restaurants
Meal Inexpensive Restaurant 1 pers. 17.7 USD
Meal Mid-range Restaurant 2 pers. 105.9 USD
Meal McMeal at McDonalds 1 pc. 13.7 USD
Drinks Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 8.8 USD
Drinks Imported Beer 0.33 liters 8.4 USD
Drinks Coke/Pepsi 0.33 liters 2.5 USD
Drinks Water 0.33 liters 1.9 USD
Drinks Cappuccino Portion 4.6 USD
Markets
Food Water 1.5 liters 1.9 USD
Food Loaf Bread 500 g. 2.7 USD
Food Eggs 12 pc. 5.3 USD
Food Milk 1 liter 1.3 USD
Food Onion 1 kg. 1.7 USD
Food Lettuce 1 head 2.8 USD
Food Rice white 1 kg. 3.3 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 2.5 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 3.9 USD
Food Cheese Local 1 kg. 13.5 USD
Meat Chicken Breasts 1 kg. 19.0 USD
Fruits Apples 1 kg. 2.8 USD
Fruits Banana 1 kg. 3.0 USD
Fruits Oranges 1 kg. 3.0 USD
Alcohol Wine, Mid-Range 1 bottle 22.1 USD
Alcohol Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 3.0 USD
Alcohol Imported Beer 0.33 liters 2.9 USD
Cigarettes Marlboro 1 pack 11.5 USD
Transportation
Public transport| One-way 1 ticket 3.7 USD
Public transport| Monthly Pass 1 month 96.2 USD
Taxi Taxi Start Start 5.8 USD
Taxi Normal Tariff 1 km 2.7 USD
Taxi Waiting 1 hour 62.0 USD
Fuel Gasoline 1 liter 1.7 USD
Automobile Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline 1 pc. 30,006.7 USD
Entertainment
Sport Fitness Club Fee 1 month 67.2 USD
Sport Tennis Court Rent 1 hour 28.3 USD
Rest Cinema, International Release 1 seat 11.9 USD
Goods
Clothing Jeans, Levis 501 1 Pair 157.7 USD
Clothing Summer Dress in Zara, H&M 1 pc. 78.3 USD
Shoes Nike Running Shoes 1 pair 195.2 USD
Shoes Men Leather Business Shoes 1 pair 219.0 USD
Accommodation
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 bedroom 1,327.5 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 bedroom 983.0 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 3 bedrooms 2,138.1 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 3 bedrooms 1,685.0 USD
Utilities Electricity, Heating... for 85m2 1 month 98.0 USD
Communication Mobile Calls 1 min. 0.2 USD
Communication Unlimited Internet 1 month 58.0 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 sq. meter 3,367.0 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 sq. meter 2,404.7 USD
Salary Disposable Salary 1 month 2,599.8 USD
Mortgage Interest Rate 1 year 7.14%
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Weather, climate, temperature by months in Iceland

SeasonAutumnWinterSpringSummer
MonthSepOctNovDecJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugYear
Record high°C16131110101010131919231923
Average high°C9631122581112126
Average temperature°C741-0-1-0026910104
Average low°C52-0-2-3-2-1-036872
Record low°C-3-7-10-14-16-13-12-11-7-021-16
RainDays201916141212131417201921196
SnowDays05101614141611200088
FogDays53323435667554
ThunderstormsDays0000100000001
Average precipitationMm.668074757467675138394758735
Relative humidity%84818180808080777980838481
Relative humidity morning%83818079798080818384858782
Relative humidity evening%73767978797875727173767576
Wind speedKm/h17181820202019191716181718
Day LengthHours14117571013162023211814
Dew point°C30-1-3-4-3-3-115778
Growing degree-day°C000000000025429
Solar radiation, globalMj/m2831002511161816128
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