July Weather in Scotland:
Average Temperature, Rainfall and Sunshine

The data here summarize the normal July weather conditions for Scotland. The tables list average daily high and low temperatures, total rainfall and hours of sunshine for July.

The weather averages are given for the country as a whole, and also broken down into three regions.

Western Scotland covers the land from Dumfries and Galloway, north to Argyll and Bute. It includes Glasgow and the Isle of Mull.

Eastern Scotland ranges from Scottish Borders in the south to Aberdeenshire in the north. Major cities in the area include Aberdeen, Dundee and Edinburgh.

Northern Scotland covers the Highlands along with Inverness. It also takes in the Orkney, Shetland and Outer Hebrides Islands.

These measures of climate are averages of data collected at weather stations from 1981 to 2010.


Average July temperatures
High °F Low °F Region High °C Low °C
63 49 Scotland 17 10
64 50 Western Scotland 18 10
64 49 Eastern Scotland 18 9
61 49 Northern Scotland 16 9


Average monthly precipitation in July
Days Region Inches Milli­metres
14 Scotland 3.9 100
15 Western Scotland 4.5 115
12 Eastern Scotland 3.2 82
15 Northern Scotland 4.0 102


Total July sun
Region Hours
Scotland 141
Western Scotland 150
Eastern Scotland 152
Northern Scotland 126
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