Edinburgh
United Kingdom
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

Monthly weather forecast and climate
Edinburgh, United Kingdom

An evening view of Edinburgh in Scotland, United Kingdom, across from the lovely Princess Street Gardens
An evening view of Edinburgh in Scotland, United Kingdom, across from the lovely Princess Street Gardens
January, like December, is another chilly winter month in Edinburgh, United Kingdom, with average temperature fluctuating between 7°C (44.6°F) and 1.4°C (34.5°F). January and December, with an average high-temperature of 7°C (44.6°F), are the coldest months. Weather in January »

The last month of the winter, February, is also a frosty month in Edinburgh, United Kingdom, with average temperature fluctuating between 1.5°C (34.7°F) and 7.5°C (45.5°F). In February, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in January - a still frosty 7.5°C (45.5°F). Weather in February »

March, the first month of the spring, in Edinburgh, is also a frosty month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 2.8°C (37°F) and an average high of 9.5°C (49.1°F). In March, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in February - a still frosty 9.5°C (49.1°F). Weather in March »

April in Edinburgh, United Kingdom, is a cool spring month, with average temperature ranging between max 11.8°C (53.2°F) and min 4.3°C (39.7°F). In Edinburgh, the average high-temperature in April is practically the same as in March - a cool 11.8°C (53.2°F). Weather in April »

The last month of the spring, May, is a moderate month in Edinburgh, United Kingdom, with temperature in the range of an average high of 14.7°C (58.5°F) and an average low of 6.8°C (44.2°F). In May, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in April - a mild 14.7°C (58.5°F). Weather in May »

The first month of the summer, June, is a comfortable month in Edinburgh, United Kingdom, with average temperature fluctuating between 9.7°C (49.5°F) and 17.2°C (63°F). In June, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in May - an enjoyable 17.2°C (63°F). Weather in June »

July, the same as June, is another enjoyable summer month in Edinburgh, United Kingdom, with temperature in the range of an average low of 11.5°C (52.7°F) and an average high of 19.1°C (66.4°F). The warmest month is July, with an average high-temperature of 19.1°C (66.4°F) and an average low-temperature of 11.5°C (52.7°F). Weather in July »

August, the last month of the summer, in Edinburgh, is also an enjoyable month, with average temperature varying between 18.9°C (66°F) and 11.4°C (52.5°F). In Edinburgh, the average high-temperature in August is relatively the same as in July - a still enjoyable 18.9°C (66°F). Weather in August »

The first month of the autumn, September, is still a comfortable month in Edinburgh, United Kingdom, with average temperature varying between 9.4°C (48.9°F) and 16.5°C (61.7°F). In September, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in August - a still enjoyable 16.5°C (61.7°F). Weather in September »

October, like September, is another mild autumn month in Edinburgh, United Kingdom, with average temperature fluctuating between 6.5°C (43.7°F) and 13.1°C (55.6°F). In Edinburgh, United Kingdom, the average high-temperature slightly decreases, from a comfortable 16.5°C (61.7°F) in September, to a moderate 13.1°C (55.6°F). Weather in October »

November, the last month of the autumn, in Edinburgh, is also a frosty month, with average temperature varying between 3.7°C (38.7°F) and 9.6°C (49.3°F). In November, the average high-temperature slightly decreases, from a mild 13.1°C (55.6°F) in October, to a chilly 9.6°C (49.3°F). Weather in November »

December, the first month of the winter, in Edinburgh, is also a frosty month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 7°C (44.6°F) and an average low of 1.3°C (34.3°F). January and December, with an average high-temperature of 7°C (44.6°F), are the coldest months. Weather in December »

What are the coldest months in Edinburgh?

The coldest months in Edinburgh, United Kingdom, are January and December, with an average high-temperature of 7°C (44.6°F).

How many days does it rain in Edinburgh?

In Edinburgh, United Kingdom, during the entire year, the rain falls for 124.2 days and collects up to 704.3mm (27.7") of precipitation.

What is the month with the lowest UV index in Edinburgh?

January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 0, are months with the lowest UV index in Edinburgh.

When is the sea coldest in Edinburgh?

The month with the coldest seawater in Edinburgh, United Kingdom, is March, with an average sea temperature of 6.9°C (44.4°F).

What is the driest month in Edinburgh?

The month with the least rainfall in Edinburgh is April when the rain falls for 8.8 days and typically collects 40.5mm (1.6") of precipitation.

What month has the most sunshine in Edinburgh?

With an average of 6.1h of sunshine, May has the most sunshine of the year in Edinburgh.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Edinburgh?

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 5, are months with the highest UV index in Edinburgh.

When are the longest days in Edinburgh?

With an average of 17.5h of daylight, June has the longest days of the year in Edinburgh.

What is the warmest month in Edinburgh?

The warmest month in Edinburgh, United Kingdom, is July, with an average high-temperature of 19.1°C (66.4°F) and an average low-temperature of 11.5°C (52.7°F).

What is the month with the warmest sea water in Edinburgh?

With an average sea temperature of 15°C (59°F), August is the month with the warmest seawater in Edinburgh, United Kingdom.

What is the rainiest month in Edinburgh?

October is the month with the most rainfall in Edinburgh, United Kingdom. Rain falls for 12.4 days and accumulates 75.6mm (3") of precipitation.

What is the month with the shortest days in Edinburgh?

The month with the shortest days is December, with an average of 7.1h of daylight.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Edinburgh?

December has the least sunshine of the year in Edinburgh, with an average of 1.5h of sunshine.
Average temperature - Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Average rainfall - Edinburgh, United Kingdom

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (75.6mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is April (40.5mm).

Average rainfall days - Edinburgh, United Kingdom

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (12.5 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is April (8.8 days).

Average sea temperature - Edinburgh, United Kingdom

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (15°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is March (6.9°C).

Average daylight / Average sunshine - Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Average UV index - Edinburgh, United Kingdom