September Weather in Scotland:
Average Temperature, Rainfall and Sunshine

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

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 September temperatures
High °F Low °F Region High °C Low °C
58 46 Scotland 14 8
59 47 Western Scotland 15 8
58 45 Eastern Scotland 15 7
57 45 Northern Scotland 14 7


Average monthly precipitation in September
Days Region Inches Milli­metres
15 Scotland 5.4 136
16 Western Scotland 6.1 156
13 Eastern Scotland 3.9 100
17 Northern Scotland 5.9 150


Total September sun
Region Hours
Scotland 105
Western Scotland 109
Eastern Scotland 113
Northern Scotland 97
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