Dumfries and Galloway
Weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Dumfries and Galloway

The best time to visit the region in Dumfries and Galloway in Scotland is from June until September, when you will have a soft or pleasant temperature and limited till little rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Dumfries and Galloway is 17°C in July and the lowest is 5°C in January.

Dumfries and Galloway has the oceanic climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in in Dumfries and Galloway or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find a quick overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.

Average weather Dumfries and Galloway by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 5 6 8 11 13 16 17 16 15 12 9 6
Precipitation (mm) 53 53 53 35 46 47 53 57 44 58 64 70



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14 day weather forecast Dumfries and Galloway

The weather for Dumfries and Galloway will be 11° till 9° degrees in the next 14 days with several days chance of light rain showers or even quite a bit of rain.

Weather
Max/min
Precip
Wind
UV
Friday
28 january
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10°C
3°C
0.1 mm
20%
3 Bft
ZW
1
Saturday
29 january
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11°C
3°C
0.5 mm
20%
6 Bft
W
1
Sunday
30 january
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8°C
1°C
12.2 mm
85%
5 Bft
ZW
1
Monday
31 january
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6°C
3°C
0.5 mm
20%
8 Bft
WNW
1
Tuesday
1 february
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10°C
4°C
2.4 mm
55%
9 Bft
W
1
Wednesday
2 february
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9°C
4°C
0.9 mm
30%
6 Bft
WZW
1
Thursday
3 february
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9°C
3°C
10.2 mm
85%
9 Bft
WZW
1
Weather
Max/min
Precip
Wind
UV
Friday
4 february
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4°C
1°C
0.9 mm
30%
7 Bft
WZW
1
Saturday
5 february
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5°C
1°C
2.8 mm
60%
7 Bft
WNW
1
Sunday
6 february
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6°C
0°C
0 mm
0%
3 Bft
WNW
1
Monday
7 february
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7°C
3°C
4.1 mm
65%
6 Bft
ZW
1
Tuesday
8 february
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9°C
6°C
4.6 mm
70%
2 Bft
ZW
1
Wednesday
9 february
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9°C
6°C
1.6 mm
45%
10 Bft
ZW
1
Thursday
10 february
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7°C
2°C
1.6 mm
45%
3 Bft
WNW
1

Climate Dumfries and Galloway

The region Dumfries and Galloway has the oceanic climate prevailing. There is rainfall during all months of the year. The average annual temperature for Dumfries and Galloway is 11° degrees and there is about 633 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 106 days a year with an average humidity of 87% and an UV-index of 3.

Climate table of Dumfries and Galloway

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 5 6 8 11 13 16 17 16 15 12 9 6
Night temp. (°C) 2 2 2 4 6 9 10 10 9 7 4 3
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 53 53 53 35 46 47 53 57 44 58 64 70
Days with rain 19 15 17 16 19 20 22 23 18 18 18 20
Days with snow 3 2 2 - - - - - - - - 1
Dry days 9 11 12 14 12 10 9 8 12 13 12 10
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 4 4 5 7 7 7 7 7 6 4 4 4
Wind force (Bft) 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3
UV-index 2 2 2 3 4 4 4 4 3 3 2 2

Dumfries and Galloway weather by month

What is the average weather like in a given month for Dumfries and Galloway? Let's find out! Click on a month to check all the monthly averages for sunshine, temperature highs and lows, percentage chance of rain per day, snowfall accumulation and number of rainy days.


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Frequently asked questions

Where is Dumfries and Galloway?

The region Dumfries and Galloway is located in Scotland. It lies in a straight line at 284 miles from London.

The coordinates of Dumfries and Galloway are:

  • Latitude: 55.066667
  • Longitude: -3.55

The GPS coordinates are 55° 4' N, 3° 33' W

How long is the flight to Dumfries and Galloway?

The flight time from London-Heathrow to Dumfries and Galloway is approximately 1 h. 10 min.

What are the largest airports in Dumfries and Galloway?

These are the largest airports in Dumfries and Galloway:

What is the currency of Dumfries and Galloway?

In Dumfries and Galloway the British pound (GBP) is used to pay.

What is the area code of Dumfries and Galloway?

The area code to call Dumfries and Galloway is +44.