Eigg
Weather, climate and best time to visit


Best time to visit Eigg

The best time to visit the island of on Eigg in Scotland is from May until October, when you will have a very cold temperature, but limited till little rainfall. The highest average temperature in on Eigg is 15°C in July and the lowest is 7°C in January.

Eigg has the oceanic climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in on Eigg 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 Eigg by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 7 7 8 9 12 14 15 15 14 12 9 8
Precipitation (mm) 67 54 50 29 34 29 44 51 44 80 76 71



Travel and stay Eigg

14 day weather forecast Eigg

The weather for Eigg will be 9° till 8° degrees in the next 14 days with several days chance of light rain showers.

Weather
Max/min
Precip
Wind
Water
UV
Tuesday
18 january
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9°C
8°C
1.7 mm
45%
9 Bft
Z
9°C
1
Wednesday
19 january
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9°C
6°C
3.2 mm
60%
10 Bft
NW
9°C
1
Thursday
20 january
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8°C
6°C
0.1 mm
20%
4 Bft
NW
9°C
1
Friday
21 january
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9°C
8°C
0.8 mm
30%
4 Bft
WZW
9°C
1
Saturday
22 january
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9°C
8°C
1.3 mm
40%
8 Bft
ZW
9°C
1
Sunday
23 january
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10°C
9°C
1.3 mm
40%
12 Bft
ZW
9°C
1
Monday
24 january
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10°C
8°C
2.6 mm
55%
6 Bft
WNW
9°C
1
Weather
Max/min
Precip
Wind
Water
UV
Tuesday
25 january
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8°C
6°C
0 mm
0%
3 Bft
ZO
9°C
1
Wednesday
26 january
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7°C
6°C
0.1 mm
20%
4 Bft
ZZO
9°C
1
Thursday
27 january
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7°C
6°C
0 mm
0%
5 Bft
ZZO
9°C
1
Friday
28 january
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7°C
5°C
0.2 mm
10%
7 Bft
Z
9°C
1
Saturday
29 january
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7°C
6°C
0.1 mm
20%
2 Bft
ZZO
9°C
1
Sunday
30 january
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7°C
6°C
0 mm
0%
2 Bft
OZO
9°C
1
Monday
31 january
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8°C
7°C
0 mm
0%
4 Bft
O
9°C
1

Climate Eigg

The island Eigg has the oceanic climate prevailing. There is rainfall during all months of the year. The average annual temperature for Eigg is 11° degrees and there is about 630 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 111 days a year with an average humidity of 81% and an UV-index of 3.

Climate table of Eigg

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 7 7 8 9 12 14 15 15 14 12 9 8
Night temp. (°C) 5 5 5 7 9 11 12 12 12 10 7 6
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 67 54 50 29 34 29 44 51 44 80 76 71
Days with rain 20 16 19 15 16 16 18 22 19 20 19 22
Days with snow 2 2 1 - - - - - - - - 1
Dry days 9 10 11 15 15 14 13 9 11 11 11 8
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 3 4 5 8 7 9 8 7 6 4 4 3
Wind force (Bft) 5 4 4 4 4 3 3 3 4 4 4 5
UV-index 2 2 3 3 3 4 3 4 4 3 2 2

Eigg weather by month

What is the average weather like in a given month for Eigg? 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 Eigg?

Eigg is an island belonging to Scotland. It lies in a straight line at 445 miles from London.

The coordinates of Eigg are:

  • Latitude: 56.8936761
  • Longitude: -6.1533075

The GPS coordinates are 56° 53' N, 6° 9' W

How long is the flight to Eigg?

The flight time from London-Heathrow to Eigg is approximately 2 h. 30 min.

What is the currency of Eigg?

On Eigg the British pound (GBP) is used to pay.

What is the area code of Eigg?

The area code to call Eigg is +44.