in Sveitarfélagið Ölfus of South, Iceland
- Þingvellir National Park (Unesco heritage, 30 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 63.856 and -21.383 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 63° 51' 21" and W -21° 23' 0"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Krona - ISK
- Spoken languages:
- Icelandic, English, German, Danish, Swedish, Norwegian
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 12:26 PM (Monday)
- Timezone: Atlantic/Reykjavik
- UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 7:12 am and 7:23 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -46.900 and 168.129 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- Halfmoon Bay
- This place on Wikipedia
- This place on Geonames.org
Thorlakshofn in Sveitarfélagið Ölfus (South) with it's 1,489 residents is a town located in Iceland about 25 mi (or 40 km) south-east of Reykjavik, the country's capital place.
Time in Thorlakshofn is now 12:26 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named Atlantic / Reykjavik with an UTC offset of zero hours. We know of 8 airports nearby Thorlakshofn, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Iceland is Reykjavik Airport in a distance of 25 mi (or 41 km), North-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's Þingvellir National Park in a distance of 30 mi (or 49 km), North-East.
Being here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Selfoss, Reykjavik, Borgarnes, Keflavik and Saudarkrokur. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 11°C / 52 °F
|Morning Temperature||14°C / 56 °F|
|Evening Temperature||8°C / 47 °F|
|Night Temperature||12°C / 54 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||1%|
|Air Pressure||996.5 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Light breeze with 4 km/h (2 mph) from North-West|
|Cloud Conditions||Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky|
|General Conditions||Light rain|
Tuesday, 24th of September 2019
11°C (52 °F)
13°C (55 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, broken clouds.
Wednesday, 25th of September 2019
11°C (52 °F)
13°C (56 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.
Thursday, 26th of September 2019
11°C (52 °F)
15°C (58 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.
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Attractions and noteworthy things
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Þorlákshöfn is a town on the southern coast of Iceland in the Municipality of Ölfus. The town name is named after Þorlákur Helgi who was bishop at Skálholt. Its main importance is as a port as it has the only viable harbour on Iceland's southern coastline between Grindavík in the west and Höfn in the east, and it serves as the departure point for ferries to the Vestmannaeyjar archipelago. Services include a restaurant, golf course, motocross field, sport complex and swimming pool.