Aberdeen, where it's located

The climate of Aberdeen is oceanic, with cold, rainy winters and cool, cloudy summers. The wind often blows, and can sometimes be stormy, especially in the colder half of the year.
The city is located on the north-eastern coast of Scotland
The average temperature of the coldest month (January) is of 3.4 °C (38 °F), that of the warmest month (July) is of 14.2 °C (57 °F). The lowest record is -19.3 °C (-2.7 °F), the highest is 29.8 °C (86 °F). Here are the average temperatures.
Aberdeen - Average temperatures
MonthJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Min (°C)11235810108631
Max (°C)6681013161818151296
Min (°F)343436374146505046433734
Max (°F)434346505561646459544843

Precipitation amounts to 865 millimeters (34.1 inches) per year: so, it is at an intermediate level. It ranges from 60 mm (2.4 in) in the driest months (February, April, May) to 105 mm (4.1 in) in the wettest (October). Here is the average precipitation.
Aberdeen - Average precipitation
MonthJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecYear
Prec.(mm)70606560606565657010510080865
Prec.(in)2.82.42.62.42.42.62.62.62.84.13.93.134.1
Days131112101010111110141412138

On average, there are around 1,435 sunshine hours per year. So, the sun doesn't shine often. Here are the average sunshine hours per day.
Aberdeen - Sunshine
MonthJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Hours234565554322

The sea temperature ranges between 7 °C (45 °F) and 13 °C (55 °F). So, it is cold all year round. Here are the average sea temperatures.
Aberdeen - Sea temperature
MonthJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Temp (°C)877781113131211108
Temp (°F)464545454652555554525046

Aberdeen

Best Time


The best time to visit Aberdeen is the summer, from June to August, since it is the mildest season. However, there are often cloudy skies, wind, rain and a bit of cold at night.