Hafnir Spot ID
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Reliability: fairly consistent
Best: Swell SW | Wind E
Sea Temperature Today is: 6.7 °C
Hafnir in Reykjanes Peninsula is a fairly exposed reef break that has fairly consistent surf and can work at any time of the year. Offshore winds are from the east and there is no shelter here from cross shore breezes. Waves just as likely from local windswells as from distant groundswells and the ideal swell angle is from the southwest. There is no reef break. Crowds are never a problem here. Beware of rips, rocks.
Overall Hafnir Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in May
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- The closest passenger airport to Hafnir is Keflavik Nas Airport (KEF) in Iceland, 7 km (4 miles) away (directly).
- The second nearest airport to Hafnir is Reykjavik Airport (RKV), also in Iceland, 43 km (27 miles) away.
- Third is Vestmannaeyjar Airport (VEY) in Iceland, 132 km (82 miles) away.
- Patreksfjordur Airport (PFJ) in Iceland is 190 km (118 miles) away.
- Isafjordur Airport (IFJ), also in Iceland is the fifth nearest airport to Hafnir and is 237 km (147 miles) away.
This is the Surf-Forecast page for Hafnir, Reykjanes Peninsula. Use the tab navigation above to view Hafnir sea temperature, Hafnir photographs, Hafnir detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Hafnir webcams, current wind from Reykjanes Peninsula live weather stations and Hafnir 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 Hafnir.