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

July 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
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).

Temperature

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).

Rainfall

In Edinburgh, United Kingdom, during 9.5 rainfall days, 65mm (2.6") of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Edinburgh, during the entire year, the rain falls for 124.2 days and collects up to 704.3mm (27.7") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In July, the average sea temperature in Edinburgh, United Kingdom, is 14.4°C (57.9°F).
Note: Swimming in 14.4°C (57.9°F) is considered dangerous. Unprotected immersion in temperatures below 10°C (50°F) causes quickly maximum intensity cold shock with hyperventilation.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Edinburgh, United Kingdom, is 16.9h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Edinburgh, United Kingdom, is 5.6h.

UV index

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 5, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate threat to health from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 5 in July interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions - Protection against the skin and eye damage is obliged. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun.

What is the warmest month in Edinburgh?

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).

What is the temperature in July in Edinburgh?

In July, in Edinburgh, the average high-temperature is 19.1°C (66.4°F), and the average low-temperature is 11.5°C (52.7°F).

How many days does it rain in July in Edinburgh?

In Edinburgh, in July, it is raining for 9.5 days, with typically 65mm (2.6") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the water temperature in July in Edinburgh?

In July, the average sea temperature is 14.4°C (57.9°F). Swimming in 14.4°C (57.9°F) is considered life-threatening. Even a few minutes in 13°C (55.4°F) water is uncomfortable, and swimming below 10°C (50°F) may cause total loss of breathing control and cold shock, depending on a person's physique.

How many hours of daylight does Edinburgh have in July?

In July, the average length of the day in Edinburgh, United Kingdom, is 16.9h.

How many hours of sunshine does Edinburgh have in July?

In Edinburgh, United Kingdom, the average sunshine in July is 5.6h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Edinburgh?

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

What is the UV index intensity in July in Edinburgh?

In Edinburgh, United Kingdom, the average daily maximum UV index in July is 5. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in July - Edinburgh, United Kingdom
  • Average high temperature in July: 19.1°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (19.1°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January and December (7°C).

  • Average low temperature in July: 11.5°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (11.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is December (1.3°C).

Average rainfall in July - Edinburgh, United Kingdom
  • Average rainfall in July: 65mm

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 in July - Edinburgh, United Kingdom
  • Average rainfall days in July: 9.5 days

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 in July - Edinburgh, United Kingdom
  • Average sea temperature in July: 14.4°C

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 in July / Average sunshine in July - Edinburgh, United Kingdom
  • Average daylight in July: 16.9h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 17.5h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 7.1h).

  • Average sunshine in July: 5.6h

The month with most sunshine is May (Average sunshine: 6.1h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 1.5h).

Average UV index in July - Edinburgh, United Kingdom
  • Average UV index in July: 5

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 5).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 0).