Best Time to Visit Iceland

Traveling to Iceland is always an adventure - no matter the season. In summer you will have long days with sun, in winter you get to see the Northern Lights. Find the perfect time to visit Iceland with this little guide and take your Travel Buddies on a trip with JoinMyTrip!

Weather in Iceland


When to go

Go in May & September to avoid the high season, have fewer crowds, nice weather, and the chance to see the Northern Lights in September.

High Season 

June to August

Shoulder season 

April - May, September - October

Low Season

November - April 

When to see the Northern Lights


November to May around Midnight

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