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, like June, in Edinburgh, United Kingdom, is another comfortable summer month, 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

July is the warmest month, 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 July, the rain falls for 9.5 days. Throughout July, 65mm (2.6") 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 seawater temperature in July is 14.4°C (57.9°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.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The average sunshine in July 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 of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health risk from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
The daily maximum UV index of 5 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions - Protection against sunburn is recommended. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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?

With an average high-temperature of 19.1°C (66.4°F) and an average low-temperature of 11.5°C (52.7°F), July is the warmest month.

What is the temperature in July in Edinburgh?

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

How much does it rain in Edinburgh in July?

In Edinburgh, United Kingdom, during July, the rain falls for 9.5 days and regularly aggregates up to 65mm (2.6") of precipitation.

What is the water temperature in July in Edinburgh?

In Edinburgh, the average seawater temperature in July 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 is 16.9h.

How many hours of sunshine does Edinburgh have in July?

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

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

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

What is the UV index reading in July in Edinburgh?

In July, the average daily maximum UV index in Edinburgh is 5. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate vulnerability 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).