Dundee, where it's located

The climate of Dundee 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 east coast of Scotland, north of Edinburgh.
The average temperature of the coldest month (January) is of 3.6 °C (38 °F), that of the warmest month (July) is of 15.2 °C (59 °F). The lowest record is -17.1 °C (1.2 °F), the highest is 29.3 °C (85 °F). Here are the average temperatures.
Dundee - Average temperatures
MonthJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Min (°C)11246911119631
Max (°C)6791214171919161396
Min (°F)343436394348525248433734
Max (°F)434548545763666661554843

Precipitation amounts to 720 millimeters (28.3 inches) per year: so, it is at an intermediate level. It ranges from 45 mm (1.8 in) in the driest months (February, April) to 80 mm (3.1 in) in the wettest (October). Here is the average precipitation.
Dundee - Average precipitation
MonthJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecYear
Prec.(mm)704555455055556565807060720
Prec.(in)2.81.82.21.822.22.22.62.63.12.82.428.3
Days1291091010101010121212124

On average, there are around 1,430 sunshine hours per year. So, the sun doesn't shine often. Here are the average sunshine hours per day.
Dundee - Sunshine
MonthJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Hours234566654321

The sea temperature ranges between 7 °C (45 °F) and 14 °C (57 °F). So, it is cold all year round. Here are the average sea temperatures.
Dundee - Sea temperature
MonthJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Temp (°C)87781012141414131210
Temp (°F)464545465054575757555450

Dundee

Best Time


The best time to visit Dundee 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.