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

June 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
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).

Temperature

In June, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in May - an enjoyable 17.2°C (63°F). The average low-temperature, in June, is 9.7°C (49.5°F).

Rainfall

In June, in Edinburgh, United Kingdom, the rain falls for 9.6 days. Throughout June, 61.3mm (2.4") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Edinburgh, there are 124.2 rainfall days, and 704.3mm (27.7") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Edinburgh, the average water temperature is 12.3°C (54.1°F).
Note: Swimming in 12.3°C (54.1°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.

Daylight

The month with the longest days is June, with an average of 17.5h of daylight.

Sunshine

In June, the average sunshine in Edinburgh is 5.5h.

UV index

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 5, are months with the highest UV index in Edinburgh. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: In June, the average maximum UV index of 5 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against sunburn is recommended. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes.

What is the temperature in June in Edinburgh?

In Edinburgh, United Kingdom, in June, the average high-temperature is 17.2°C (63°F), and the average low-temperature is 9.7°C (49.5°F).

How many days does it rain in June in Edinburgh?

In June, the rain falls for 9.6 days. Throughout June, 61.3mm (2.4") of precipitation is accumulated.

How cold is the water in June in Edinburgh?

In Edinburgh, in June, the average water temperature is 12.3°C (54.1°F). At temperatures below 10°C (50°F), swimming in a suitably protected swimsuit is feasible; otherwise, cold shock and loss of breathing control are imminent. Even a short swim, without thermal protection, at temperatures around 13°C (55.4°F) is not comfortable.

When are the longest days in Edinburgh?

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

How many hours of daylight does Edinburgh have in June?

In Edinburgh, United Kingdom, the average length of the day in June is 17.5h.

How long on average sun shines in June in Edinburgh?

In Edinburgh, United Kingdom, the average sunshine in June is 5.5h.

What is the month 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.

How high is the UV index in June in Edinburgh?

The average daily maximum UV index in June in Edinburgh is 5. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in June - Edinburgh, United Kingdom
  • Average high temperature in June: 17.2°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 June: 9.7°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 June - Edinburgh, United Kingdom
  • Average rainfall in June: 61.3mm

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 June - Edinburgh, United Kingdom
  • Average rainfall days in June: 9.6 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 June - Edinburgh, United Kingdom
  • Average sea temperature in June: 12.3°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 June / Average sunshine in June - Edinburgh, United Kingdom
  • Average daylight in June: 17.5h

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 June: 5.5h

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 June - Edinburgh, United Kingdom
  • Average UV index in June: 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).