Where in Scotland gets the best weather?

What is the warmest part of Scotland?

The Gulf Stream brings warm winds to Scotland’s west coast. You can find palm trees in the Highland coastal town of Plockton. Dundee is Scotland’s sunniest city, with an average of 1,523 hours of sunshine per year.

Where has the best weather in Scotland?

Average Annual Sunshine Chart The best of the sunshine is for Ayrshire and the south-west coast, Lothians, Angus and Fife, the least for the mountains in the Highland region. The peak in sunshine hours falls in May and June and the least sunshine is for December and January.

Where is the least windy place in Scotland?

What are the windiest places on earth and in the UK?

Area
St David’s, United Kingdom Windiest City in the UK
The Shetland Islands,United Kingdom The UK’s Windiest Place
Cairngorm Summit, Scotland Highest Recorded Wind Speed in the UK
St Albans, United Kingdom Least Windy City in the UK

Where has the least rainfall in Scotland?

So leave your umbrella at home (East Lothian is officially the driest place in Scotland) and go see for yourself; just don’t let on to anyone in Edinburgh that I told you.

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Where is the warmest driest place in Scotland?

Dundee has been ranked among the driest cities in Scotland, helping to cement its reputation as the country’s sunniest place to live. Data from the Met office showed that the City of Discovery has the fewest rainy days per year (124), together with Edinburgh.

Where is the mildest climate in Scotland?

Scotland’s sunniest city is Dundee. The sunniest individual location is often the Hebridean island of Tiree which managed 329 hours of sunshine during May 1946 and again in May 1975. At the other extreme Cape Wrath, in the far north-west of Sutherland, had a total of just 0.6 hours of sunshine in January 1983.

What is the sunniest month in Scotland?

During winter, January and February are normally Scotland’s coldest months with daytime temperatures averaging between 5° to 7 °C. In summer, July and August are usually Scotland’s warmest months with daytime temperatures averaging a pleasant 19 °C.

Is Anglesey always windy?

Humidity and Wind

Wind in Isle of Anglesey is usually moderate. The windiest month is December, followed by January and November.

Where is the warmest place in the UK?

Hottest Places in the UK. The Isles of Scilly have the highest mean annual temperature in the UK of 11.5 degrees Celsius (52.7 degrees Fahrenheit). Not far behind are coastal parts of Cornwall, where many low-elevation sites average above 11 °C (52 °F).

Where is the driest place in the UK?

The driest place in the country is supposed to be Lee Wick Farm, St. Osyth (Essex), near Clacton, averaging just 513 mm.

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