Traveling Luck for Akurnes Iceland (general), Iceland Iceland flag

Alternatively known as BIHN, HFN

The timezone in Akurnes is Atlantic/Reykjavik
Morning Sunrise at 08:05 and Evening Sunset at 17:24. It's light
Rough GPS position Latitude. 64.3000°, Longitude. -15.2167° , Elevation. 17m

Weather near Akurnes Last report from Akurnes, 0.7km away

Weather Temperature: 6°C / 43°F
Wind: 23km/h Southwest
Cloud: Few at 1600ft Scattered at 2600ft Broken at 7000ft

Satellite map of Akurnes and it's surroudings...

Geographic features & Photographs around Akurnes in Iceland (general), Iceland

farm a tract of land with associated buildings devoted to agriculture.

island a tract of land, smaller than a continent, surrounded by water at high water.

peak a pointed elevation atop a mountain, ridge, or other hypsographic feature.

stream a body of running water moving to a lower level in a channel on land.

Accommodation around Akurnes

HOTEL EDDA NESJASKOLI Nesjaskoli, Nesjaskoli - Hofn

Guesthouse Dyngja Hafnarbraut 1, Höfn Hornafjörður

rock a conspicuous, isolated rocky mass.

point a tapering piece of land projecting into a body of water, less prominent than a cape.

mountain an elevation standing high above the surrounding area with small summit area, steep slopes and local relief of 300m or more.

lagoon a shallow coastal waterbody, completely or partly separated from a larger body of water by a barrier island, coral reef or other depositional feature.

valley an elongated depression usually traversed by a stream.

populated place a city, town, village, or other agglomeration of buildings where people live and work.

lake a large inland body of standing water.

inlet a narrow waterway extending into the land, or connecting a bay or lagoon with a larger body of water.

airport a place where aircraft regularly land and take off, with runways, navigational aids, and major facilities for the commercial handling of passengers and cargo.

administrative division an administrative division of a country, undifferentiated as to administrative level.

cliff(s) a high, steep to perpendicular slope overlooking a waterbody or lower area.

hill a rounded elevation of limited extent rising above the surrounding land with local relief of less than 300m.

cove(s) a small coastal indentation, smaller than a bay.

slope(s) a surface with a relatively uniform slope angle.

islands tracts of land, smaller than a continent, surrounded by water at high water.

beach a shore zone of coarse unconsolidated sediment that extends from the low-water line to the highest reach of storm waves.

bay a coastal indentation between two capes or headlands, larger than a cove but smaller than a gulf.

heath an upland moor or sandy area dominated by low shrubby vegetation including heather.

ruin(s) a destroyed or decayed structure which is no longer functional.

waterfall(s) a perpendicular or very steep descent of the water of a stream.

headland a high projection of land extending into a large body of water beyond the line of the coast.


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Airports close to Akurnes

Hornafjordur(HFN), Hofn, Iceland (0.7km)
Egilsstadir(EGS), Egilsstadir, Iceland (121.4km)
Akureyri(AEY), Akureyri, Iceland (211.5km)