Alftartunga Destination Guide
Delve into Alftartunga in Iceland!
Alftartunga in the region of West is a place located in Iceland - some 37 mi (or 60 km) North of Reykjavík, the country's capital.
Local time in Alftartunga is now 02:48 AM (Sunday). The local timezone is named "Atlantic / Reykjavik" with an UTC offset of 0 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Sauðárkrókur, Akureyri, Selfoss, Reykjavík, Keflavík or Borg. While being here, you might want to check out Stadarhraun and Alftartunga as well. We discovered some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.
Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast
|Morning Temperature||6°C / 43 °F|
|Evening Temperature||2°C / 36 °F|
|Night Temperature||6°C / 42 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1022.6 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (3 mph) from South|
|Cloud Conditions||Clear sky, covering 0% of sky|
|General Conditions||Sky is clear|
Monday, 24th of September 2018Moderate rain, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.
Day: 7°C (44 °F)
Night: 7°C (45 °F)
Tuesday, 25th of September 2018Moderate rain, fresh breeze, overcast clouds.
Day: 8°C (46 °F)
Night: 9°C (49 °F)
Wednesday, 26th of September 2018Heavy intensity rain, high wind, near gale, scattered clouds.
Day: 7°C (44 °F)
Night: 8°C (46 °F)
Big Salmon on hitch on Langá River Ice...
Hitching salmon on Langá River, Iceland. Salmon fishing when it is best!!
Pffh plays 8: Let's play Alien vs Predat...
A let's play of alien vs predator: Our mighty hero braves the ruins of a predator city searching for his team
At edge of Eldborg Crater
At the rim of Eldborg Crater in western Iceland. Extinct volcano. Terrified children. March 2010. Spunkshine visits Iceland
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Interesting facts about this location
Western Region, Iceland
Western Region is one of the traditional eight regions of Iceland, located on the western side of the island. The biggest town in the region is Akranes, with a population of 6300.
Borgarnes is a town located on a peninsula at the shore of Borgarfjörður in Iceland. It has a population of 1,763 (as of January 2011). The town is located 60 km north of the capital Reykjavík and is connected to other places in Iceland through the second largest bridge in Iceland, Borgarfjarðarbrú. Borgarnes is the biggest town in the Borgarbyggð municipality.
Borgarbyggð is a municipality of various amalgamated populated rural areas in the West or Vesturland region of Iceland. The biggest township in the municipality is that of Borgarnes, which has a population of 1,763 inhabitants. Other densely populated areas in the municipality of Borgarbyggð are the village campus of Bifröst University, and the agricultural center of Varmaland.
Borgarfjörður is a fjord in the west of Iceland near the town of Borgarnes. The waters of Borgarfjörður appear to be calm, however the fjord is on the contrary a rather dangerous part of the sea because of its undercurrents and shallows. There are many flat islands lying in the fjord, but for the most part they are uninhabited. Near Borgarnes, the hringvegur (road no.1 or "ring road") passes over Borgarfjarðarbrú, a bridge of 0.5 km in length at the inland portion of the fjord.
Located at 64.67, -22.02 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 12 mi away.
Ljósufjöll is a fissure vent system and central volcano on the Snæfellsnes Peninsula in Iceland. The system has a length of about 90 km reaching from the lavafields Berserkjahraun on the northside of Snæfellsnes to the village Bifröst and the nearby Grábrók craters next to the no. 1 highway north of Borgarnes. The volcanic system contains cinder cones and is the only system on the peninsula that has erupted in recorded history.
Located at 64.67, -22.02 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 15 mi away.
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