Edinburgh Climate

Edinburgh Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
30.0 30.0 26.9 23.1 19.2 15.9 15.3 16.5 19.0 22.3 25.8 27.9 22.6
Mean Min (°C)
16.5 16.6 14.5 11.7 9.3 6.8 6.1 6.5 8.1 10.0 12.8 14.8 11.1
Mean Rain (mm)
21.3 18.5 25.5 30.0 44.8 54.6 54.1 50.0 47.7 37.1 24.0 25.1 431.7
Median Rain (mm)
14.2 8.0 13.4 27.8 44.0 53.0 49.0 54.6 48.2 32.9 25.8 17.2 423.8
Mean Rain Days
4.0 3.4 5.4 7.6 11.7 14.4 15.6 15.5 13.0 9.7 6.8 6.0 109.0

Edinburgh Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
46.2 45.0 43.4 39.0 31.2 27.0 26.7 30.8 34.9 39.9 44.5 43.5 46.2
Low Max (°C)
18.5 18.4 16.4 14.2 11.1 9.6 9.4 10.0 11.9 12.8 15.1 17.2 9.4
High Min (°C)
34.0 30.3 28.8 25.0 19.4 16.5 14.5 17.8 18.2 22.8 27.2 31.7 34.0
Low Min (°C)
7.2 7.1 5.7 -0.1 0.5 -2.0 -1.7 -0.9 0.0 1.6 3.0 4.5 -2.0
High Rain (mm)
87.2 62.4 99.8 38.0 33.8 59.2 38.4 35.0 53.4 74.6 42.2 70.0 99.8

Edinburgh Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
35.4 33.4 31.1 26.6 21.3 17.6 17.7 20.4 21.9 27.6 32.0 32.4 23.8
Low Mn. Max (°C)
26.0 27.4 23.6 19.7 17.2 14.0 13.8 14.2 15.7 19.2 21.6 24.6 21.1
High Mn. Min (°C)
20.6 19.2 17.5 13.8 11.5 10.2 7.6 8.0 10.9 12.8 16.8 16.4 12.0
Low Mn. Min (°C)
13.3 13.8 11.8 7.2 6.8 3.5 3.3 3.8 6.1 7.8 10.1 12.1 10.2
High Rain (mm)
92.2 104.0 139.6 101.8 87.8 115.6 109.4 103.2 117.0 89.4 89.4 127.0 668.4
Low Rain (mm)
0.2 0.0 0.0 1.8 2.4 8.6 13.8 9.2 4.0 0.0 1.2 0.0 232.2

Edinburgh Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

EDINBURGH RAAF

Mean daily minimum temp
Mean daily maximum temp
Highest/lowest on record
Highest/lowest on record
Mean monthly rainfall

Edinburgh Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°C
2.2 1.4 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3 1.1 5.2
≥ 35.0°C
7.0 6.1 3.1 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.5 2.9 4.7 24.1
≥ 30.0°C
14.2 13.3 8.4 2.8 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.5 3.3 7.7 10.5 59.5
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.5 2.5 3.1 2.2 0.7 0.1 0.0 0.0 8.7
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.4 0.4 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.0

Edinburgh 'per Week' Values (14th/86th Percentiles)

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
37.0 36.9 33.4 28.2 22.8 18.0 17.6 19.6 24.0 28.2 33.1 35.2 31.0
Low Max
23.3 23.6 21.3 18.6 16.0 13.9 13.1 13.8 15.0 17.0 19.5 21.5 15.2
High Min
21.0 21.1 19.1 15.4 12.7 10.0 9.0 9.6 11.5 14.0 17.4 19.2 16.7
Low Min
12.0 12.3 10.2 7.9 5.4 3.2 2.6 3.0 4.4 5.8 8.3 10.5 5.5

Edinburgh Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
44 44 44 45 45 44 44 44 44 44 44 44 43.9
Earliest Entry
1973 1973 1973 1973 1973 1973 1973 1973 1973 1973 1972 1972 1972
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Maxima
44 44 45 45 44 43 44 44 44 44 44 44 44.0
Earliest Entry
1973 1973 1973 1973 1973 1973 1973 1973 1973 1973 1972 1972 1972
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Rainfall
45 45 45 45 45 44 44 43 44 44 44 45 44.1
Earliest Entry
1973 1973 1973 1973 1973 1973 1973 1973 1973 1973 1973 1972 1972
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017

Station Details

EDINBURGH RAAF
Adelaide, South Australia
34.7111°S 138.6222°E 17m AMSL
Commenced 1972
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