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Hafnarfjordur Destination Guide

Explore Hafnarfjordur in Iceland.

Hafnarfjordur in the region of Capital Region with it's 22,289 inhabitants is a town in Iceland - some 5 mi (or 8 km) South of Reykjavík, the country's capital city.

Map of the area of Hafnarfjordur in Iceland

Current time in Hafnarfjordur is now 04:20 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named "Atlantic / Reykjavik" with an UTC offset of 0 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Sauðárkrókur, Akureyri, Selfoss, Seltjarnarnes, Keflavík or Kleppur. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Silfurtun, Reykjavík, Kópavogur, Hvaleyri, Hafnarfjordur and Bessastadir. We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.

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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

-1°C / 29 °F Light snow
Morning Temperature -1°C / 29 °F
Evening Temperature -1°C / 30 °F
Night Temperature 2°C / 35 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 100%
Air Pressure 994.5 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 7 km/h (4 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 44% of sky
General Conditions Light snow

Friday, 24th of February 2017
Light snow, moderate breeze, scattered clouds.
Light snow Day: 2°C (36 °F)
Night: 3°C (37 °F)
Saturday, 25th of February 2017
Clear sky, strong breeze, overcast clouds.
Clear sky Day: 4°C (39 °F)
Night: 2°C (36 °F)
Sunday, 26th of February 2017
Light snow, strong breeze, overcast clouds.
Light snow Day: 4°C (39 °F)
Night: 3°C (38 °F)


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Unique Iceland

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Dodge Ram 2500. 49" Irok tires on custom made bead-locking 17"x17" wheels. Dynatrac front axles with hubs, Final gear ratio 4.88:1, ARB airlockers, two transfer cases (2.72:1 & 2.00:1), custom, locall...

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01:37 min ( January 30, 2011 by Anton Heidar)
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Grettir GuestHouse & PHOTOTONY Present Kolbeinn Sigþórsson #9

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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Hafnarfjordur during the next days.


How To Become Icelandic In 60 Minutes - Leikár 2017

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How To Become Icelandic In 60 Minutes - Leikár 2017

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Sinfóníuhljómsveit Íslands: Rakhmanínov Og Beethoven

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FREE Iceland Photography Meet Up

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Föstudagsröðin: Þrír Byltingarmenn

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Sinfóníuhljómsveit Íslands 2016/2017

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Kammermúsíkklúbburinn #5 Og #6 – Afmælistónleikar - Perlur Tónbókmenntanna í Flutningi Okkar Fremstu Tónlistarmanna

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25 ára Afmælistónleikar Stórsveitar Reykjavíkur

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Kammermúsíkklúbburinn #5 Og #6 - Afmælistónleikar

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Frá Frakklandi Til Rússlands

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Interesting facts about this location

Kopavogur Grammar School

Kopavogur Grammar School (Icelandic: Menntaskólinn í Kópavogi) is an upper-secondary school in Kópavogur, Iceland, founded on September 22, 1973.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 64.07, -21.94 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:1973 establishments in Iceland, Education in Iceland, Educational institutions established in 1973, Kópavogur

Reykjavík University

Reykjavík University (Icelandic: Háskólinn í Reykjavík), also known as RU, is the largest private university in Iceland with more than 3,200 students and over 500 employees (professors come from over 26 countries). It is chartered by the Chamber of Commerce, the Federation of Icelandic Industries, and the Confederation of Icelandic Employers.

More reading: Reykjavík University homepage
Located at 64.07, -21.94 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:1998 establishments in Iceland, Consortium for North American Higher Education Collaboration, Educational institutions established in 1998, Universities in Iceland

Hamrahlid College

Hamrahlid College (Icelandic: Menntaskólinn við Hamrahlíð) or MH is a public gymnasium, located in Hlíðahverfi, Reykjavík, Iceland. The school was founded in 1966 by the Icelandic Ministry of Education; with the first graduation occurring in 1970. The school's first rector was Guðmundur Arnlaugsson. The school's objective is to prepare students for rigorous tertiary studies both locally and in an international environment.

More reading: Hamrahlid College homepage
Located at 64.07, -21.94 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:1966 establishments in Iceland, Buildings and structures in Reykjavík, Educational institutions established in 1966, Gymnasiums (school), International Baccalaureate schools in Iceland, Schools in Iceland

University of Iceland

The University of Iceland is a public research university in Reykjavík, Iceland, and the country's oldest and largest institution of higher education. Founded in 1911, it has grown steadily from a small civil servants' school to a modern comprehensive university, providing instruction for about 14,000 students in twenty-five faculties. Subjects covered include social sciences, humanities, medicine, natural sciences, engineering and teacher education.

More reading: University of Iceland homepage
Located at 64.07, -21.94 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:1911 establishments in Iceland, Buildings and structures in Iceland, Educational institutions established in 1911, Icelandic culture, Universities in Iceland


Reykjavík is the capital and largest city in Iceland. Its latitude, at 64°08' N, makes it the world's northernmost capital of a sovereign state. It is located in southwestern Iceland, on the southern shore of Faxaflói Bay. With a population of around 120,000 (and over 200,000 in the Greater Reykjavík Area), it is the heart of Iceland's economic and governmental activity.

More reading: Reykjavík homepage
Located at 64.07, -21.94 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Capitals in Europe, European Capitals of Culture, Municipalities of Iceland, Populated coastal places in Iceland, Populated places established in 1786, Populated places in Iceland, Port cities in Europe, Reykjavík, Viking Age populated places

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