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Aberdeen Weather

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Weather in Aberdeen

Aberdeen has an oceanic climate marked by warm summers and mild winters. Rainfall is consistent throughout the year with 20 to 24 rainy days a month, so pack a raincoat with you.

Spring (March to May) is mild with an average high of 8°C (46°F) in March and 13°C (55°F) in May. Visitors will also adore the sweet vibes during the Aberdeen Jazz Festival in March.

Summer (June to August) is the best time to visit Aberdeen as the weather is warm and the city plays host to a string of festivals. Days are wonderfully long, reaching 18 hours during the summer solstice thanks to its northern latitude. In July, the average high is 18°C (64°F) while the average low is 10°C (50°F).

Autumn (September to November) sees temperatures falling steadily and by November, the average high drops to 8°C (46°F) while the average low is 3°C (37°F).

Winter (December to February) is wet and cold with visitors tend to be skiing and snowboarding enthusiasts visiting the nearby ski resorts (Cairngorm Mountain, Glenshee and The Lecht). In January, the average high is 5°C (41°F) while the average low is 0°C (32°F).

Weather (day) Temp (max day) Rain (mm) Wind (mph) Humidity Pressure Visibility
Monday
PartlyCloudyDay
Partly cloudy skies
13
°C
0.3
11
wnw
20-40%
1033 mb
good
Tuesday
PartlyCloudyDay
Partly cloudy skies
14
°C
0
22
ssw
20-40%
1025 mb
good
Wednesday
Cloudy
Cloudy skies
19
°C
0.1
14
wsw
80-100%
1019 mb
moderate
Thursday
Sunny
Sunny skies
18
°C
1.2
18
wsw
0-20%
1017 mb
good
Friday
PartlyCloudyDay
Partly cloudy skies
12
°C
0
13
nw
20-40%
1033 mb
good
Saturday
Sunny
Sunny skies
15
°C
0
7
ssw
0-20%
1027 mb
good
Sunday
Cloudy
Cloudy skies
12
°C
0.1
12
nw
60-80%
1025 mb
good
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Last updated: 2018-09-24 21:17:29
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Wind speed and direction are the conditions expected at midday. Wind direction is based on a 16 point compass. W, SW, SSW, etc. The wind direction states where the wind originates. Wind speed is listed in MPH or miles per hour.
Humidity levels indicates how much water vapour the air contains compared to the maximum it could contain at that temperature. As a general guide:
  • 0 to 30 is very low
  • 31 to 50 is low
  • 51 to 70 is moderate to low
  • 71 to 80 is moderate
  • 81 to 90 is moderate to high
  • 91 to 100 is high
Pressure is measured in millibars (mb)
Visibility based on whether the human eye can see the following distances:
  • Very poor - less than 1km
  • Poor - between 1km and 4km
  • Moderate - between 4km and 10km
  • Good - between 10km and 20km
  • Very good - between 20km and 40km
  • Excellent - more than 40km
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