Leeds, where it's located

The climate of Leeds is oceanic, with quite cold, rainy winters and mild, relatively rainy summers.
The city is located in the north of England, in West Yorkshire.
The average temperature of the coldest month (January) is of 4 °C (39 °F), that of the warmest month (July) is of 16.5 °C (62 °F). The lowest record is -12.6 °C (9.3 °F), recorded in December 2010, the highest is 32 °C (90 °F), recorded in August 1990. Here are the average temperatures.
Leeds - Average temperatures
MonthJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Min (°C)1124710121210741
Max (°C)781013161921211814107
Min (°F)343436394550545450453934
Max (°F)454650556166707064575045

Precipitation amounts to 605 millimeters (23.8 inches) per year: so, it is at an intermediate level. It ranges from 35 mm (1.4 in) in the driest month (February) to 60 mm (2.4 in) in the wettest (August). Here is the average precipitation.
Leeds - Average precipitation
MonthJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecYear
Prec.(mm)503545454555506050555555605
Prec.(in)21.41.81.81.82.222.422.22.22.223.8
Days11810999998101111114

On average, there are around 1,575 sunshine hours per year. Here are the average sunshine hours per day.
Leeds - Sunshine
MonthJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Hours234576765322

Leeds

Best Time


The best time to visit Leeds is the summer, or more generally from mid-May to mid-September: temperatures are generally good for outdoors activities, although it's better to bring an umbrella, and a sweatshirt or sweater for the evening or for cool days.