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Skogur Destination Guide

Discover Skogur in Iceland!

Skogur in the region of Westfjords is a town located in Iceland - some 118 mi (or 189 km) North of Reykjavík, the country's capital.

Interactive map of Skogur

Local time in Skogur is now 09:08 AM (Monday). The local timezone is named "Atlantic / Reykjavik" with an UTC offset of 0 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Sauðárkrókur, Tingeyri, Selfoss, Reykjavík, Reykjarfjordur or Arbar. When in this area, you might want to check out Skogur and Rafnseyri as well. We found some clips posted online. 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

8°C / 46 °F Moderate rain
Morning Temperature 8°C / 46 °F
Evening Temperature 8°C / 46 °F
Night Temperature 8°C / 47 °F
Chance of rainfall 3%
Air Humidity 100%
Air Pressure 998 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 2 km/h (1 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 92% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Tuesday, 21st of August 2018
Moderate rain, calm, overcast clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 8°C (46 °F)
Night: 10°C (49 °F)
Wednesday, 22nd of August 2018
Moderate rain, calm, broken clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 8°C (47 °F)
Night: 10°C (51 °F)
Thursday, 23rd of August 2018
Light rain, light breeze, few clouds.
Light rain Day: 7°C (44 °F)
Night: 9°C (48 °F)

Videos

SagaBike 2011: Hrafnseyrarheiði mountai...

01:01 min ( August 17, 2011 by Islandur)
Views: 843 - Rating: 5/5

Climbing the mountain pass Hrafnseyrarheiði between Þingeyri and Arnarfjörður, an extremely easy gravel hill, 0 - 550 m. asl., 10% steep. Easy peasy

Dmfi Vestfirdir 2009 Dynjandi

10:00 min ( June 30, 2009 by drullumallarar)
Views: 1,502 - Rating: 5/5

DMFI fór í sína árlegu mótorhjólaferð dagana 24 - 28 júní 2009. Að þessu sinni urðu vestfirðir fyrir valinu. Við gistum á Tálknafirði og fórum í dagsferðir þaðan. Þetta video er...


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Interesting facts about this location

Dynjandi

Dynjandi (also known as Fjallfoss) is a set of waterfalls located in Westfjords (Vestfirðir), Iceland. The waterfalls have a cumulative height of 100 metres .

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 65.72, -23.36 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Waterfalls of Iceland

Battle of Haugsnes

The Battle of Haugsnes (Haugsnesbardagi) was fought at Haugsnes, a low peninsula south of Flugumýri in Skagafjörður in Northern Iceland. The battle was fought on 19 April 1246 between the forces of Þórður kakali Sighvatsson and those of Gissur Þorvaldsson. Þórður was victorious. It was the bloodiest battle ever to be fought in Icelandic history, with about 110 casualties in total, amongst them Brandur Kolbeinsson, chieftain of the Ásbirningar.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 65.72, -23.36 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:1246 in Europe, Battles of the Middle Ages, Conflicts in 1246, History of Iceland

Bíldudalur Airport

Bíldudalur Airport is an airport serving Bíldudalur, a village in the Vesturbyggð municipality in the Westfjords of Iceland.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 65.72, -23.36 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:Airports in Iceland

Vatnsfjörður

Vatnsfjörður is a nature reserve located north-west of Breiðafjörður on the Hjarðarnes coast of northwestern Iceland. Vatnsfjörður was legally declared a nature reserve in 1975 and is part of the land owned by the head estate Brjánslækur. In accordance with nature reserve regulations, conventional utilization of the land is permitted and there is considerable sheep farming in the area which covers approximately 20 hectares of mostly rough vegetation .

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 65.72, -23.36 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 11 mi away.
Tags:National parks of Iceland, Protected areas established in 1975

Thingeyri

Thingeyri (in Icelandic written Þingeyri) is a settlement in the municipality of Ísafjarðarbær, Iceland. It is located on the coast of the fjord Dýrafjörður in the mountainous peninsula Westfjords (in Icelandic written Vestfirðir). It has a population of approximately 260. Continually inhabited since 1787, Þingeyri is one of the oldest settlements in the Westfjords and the first trading post established there.

More reading: Thingeyri homepage
Located at 65.72, -23.36 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 12 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Iceland

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