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Weather in Glasgow

Spring (March to May) is generally mild and pleasant with average temperatures climbing from 6°C (43°F) in March to 11°C (52°F) in May. In late spring, it's idyllic to wander around the city and its beautiful parks.

Summer (June to August) is the best time to visit Glasgow as the city enjoys around 16 hours of daylight, plus many tourist attractions extending their opening hours and festivals galore.

Autumn (September to November) brings rain as Glasgow receives 14 to 17 rainy days a month. In October, the average high is 13°C (55°F) while the average low is 7°C (45°F). Pack a sweater with you if you're visiting.

Winter (December to February) is cold and wet. In December, the average high is 6°C (43°F) and with 135mm (5 inches) of rainfull. It's common for the temperatures to fall below freezing too, so wrap up warm and carry an umbrella with you.

Weather (day) Temp (max day) Rain (mm) Wind (mph) Humidity Pressure Visibility
Saturday
PartlyCloudyDay
Partly cloudy skies
13
°C
0.1
12
w
40-60%
1014 mb
good
Sunday
OccLightRain
Patchy rain possible
13
°C
2.9
6
wnw
20-40%
1021 mb
moderate
Monday
Sunny
Sunny skies
14
°C
0.1
10
w
20-40%
1037 mb
good
Tuesday
Sunny
Sunny skies
14
°C
0.8
19
ssw
20-40%
1030 mb
good
Wednesday
ModRain
Light rain
16
°C
6.2
18
wsw
80-100%
1021 mb
moderate
Thursday
IsoRainSwrsDay
Patchy light drizzle
14
°C
0.4
6
wnw
20-40%
1031 mb
moderate
Friday
Overcast
Overcast skies
13
°C
0
8
w
80-100%
1033 mb
good
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Last updated: 2018-09-22 21:22:51
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The maximum temperature is the highest temperature forecast between dawn and dusk, and the minimum temperature is the lowest temperature expected from dusk on the day in question to dawn the next day. The temperature is in °C, or Celsius.
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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