Port of Akureyri Port of Akureyri
Fiskitangi
600 Akureyri
Iceland
Tel. +354 460 4200
Fax +354 460 4209
Email port@port.is
Port of Akureyri Iceland

General

Location: latitude 6540′9N; longitude 1804′4′′W
Pilot station: 6543'N 1806'W
Local time: GMT
Harbor open: 24 hours
Scenic cruising: Eyjafjordur; duration: 1 hour
Seasons: Best time to visit is from May through September
  • Climate: sun, rain
  • Prevailing wind: direction N or S; force 0-10 m/sec
  • In view of wind conditions, preferred arrival between 6 AM (0600) and 9 AM (0900) departure: after 8 PM (2000)
  • Average temperature: 11C (52F)
  • Worst time to visit is from October through April
Climate: rain, fog
Prevailing wind: direction N or S; force 5-15 mi/sec
In view of wind conditions, preferred arrival between 6AM (0600) and 9 AM (0900) departure after 8 PM (2000)
Average temperature: 3C (38F)
Minimum depth at low tide: 25m (82ft)
Tidal difference: 1.7m (5.5ft)
Current: 2-3 knots: 2-3 knots; direction outgoing Eyjafjordur
Swell: 0m (0ft)
Ice condition: ice free
Airdraft restriction: no
Restrictions for port entry: no
Nautical port chart: #530 Akureyri (INT 1118)
issued by: Icelandic Hydrographic Service
fax 354-545 2127
internet www.lhg.is