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Hafnarfjordur ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 5.0

Overall: 3.2

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Hafnarfjordur Spot ID

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Type: beach reef and point

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell NW | Wind ESE

Sea Temperature Today is: 10.9 °C

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Wednesday, 21 August 2019, 02:30 Local time
Wednesday 21
Wave (m) -
Period (s) - 9 9 9
Wind (km/h) 30
E 25
ENE 30
ENE 25
Wind State cross-

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Hafnarfjordur in Reykjanes Peninsula is an exposed beach reef and point break that has reasonably consistent surf and can work at any time of the year. Ideal winds are from the east southeast and there is no shelter here from cross shore breezes. Windswells and groundswells in equal measure and the best swell direction is from the northwest. The beach break provides left and right handers and in addition there are both left and right reef breaks. An uncrowded break, even when it is working. Watch out for dangerous rips.

Iceland wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

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For Hafnarfjordur, 3 km from Hafnarfjordur.

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Hafnarfjordur Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Reykjavik(notam), 9 km from Hafnarfjordur.

light winds from the E

Air temperature
10.8 °C

Current weather near Hafnarfjordur

Overall Hafnarfjordur Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in August

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Town and city forecasts close to Hafnarfjordur:

  • Closest city location
    2 mi
  • Second closest city location
    4 mi
  • Third closest city location
    6 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    Inverness (United Kingdom)
    750 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    Derry (United Kingdom)
    807 mi


  • The closest passenger airport to Hafnarfjordur is Reykjavik Airport (RKV) in Iceland, 8 km (5 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Hafnarfjordur is Keflavik Nas Airport (KEF), also in Iceland, 31 km (19 miles) away.
  • Third is Vestmannaeyjar Airport (VEY) in Iceland, 110 km (68 miles) away.
  • Patreksfjordur Airport (PFJ) in Iceland is 191 km (119 miles) away.
  • Isafjordur Airport (IFJ), also in Iceland is the fifth nearest airport to Hafnarfjordur and is 228 km (142 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Hafnarfjordur, Reykjanes Peninsula. Use the tab navigation above to view Hafnarfjordur sea temperature, Hafnarfjordur photographs, Hafnarfjordur detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Hafnarfjordur webcams, current wind from Reykjanes Peninsula live weather stations and Hafnarfjordur tide predictions. The Iceland swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Iceland and the surrounding seas. These swell maps can be animated to show the different swell components, wave energy, wave period, wave heights, together with wind and weather forecasts, current weather and sea state observations from Iceland wave-buoys, passing ships and coastal weather stations. Each of the forecast pages for this surf break feature a global and regional wavefinder tool to locate the best surf conditions in the area around Hafnarfjordur.