Useful sites and apps before your visit

Stay prepared in advance of your Iceland adventure

Gunnar Freyr Gunnarsson


Useful sites and apps before your visit

Icelandic Meteorological Office

Icelandic Meteorological Office

The Icelandic weather is infamously unpredictable so it is good to keep track of the weather in advance.

Aurora Forecast

See when there is expected Northern Lights activity and where there will be a clear sky.

Check the road conditions. If the weather is bad, some roads might be closed. This will help you avoid getting into trouble. There are also webcams which are very useful.



See the latest travel warnings. For example if there is a storm, volcanic eruption or something else going on. They also have an App which will help you stay safe!

You can submit your travel plans and get notifications through subscribing to their website.


This app is great for planning your shots - see where the light will be, location of moon, stars and much more.

Iceland Monitor

Iceland related news in English!

Visit Iceland

Learn more about Sustainable Travel in Iceland and learn more about each part of the country