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    Scotland

    Inverness weather and climate

    Scotland

    Inverness weather and climate

     

    Day

    7 °C

     

    Night

    1 °C

     

    Sea

    6 °C

     

    Precipitation

    77 mm

    in month

     

    Rainy days

    16 days

    in month

     

    Daylight

    9 hours

    average

     

    Sunshine

    2 hours

    average

     

    Humidity

    86 %

     

    Day

    7 °C

     

    Night

    1 °C

     

    Sea

    6 °C

     

    Precipitation

    77 mm

    in month

     

    Rainy days

    16 days

    in month

     

    Daylight

    9 hours

    average

     

    Sunshine

    2 hours

    average

     

    Humidity

    86 %

    Overview: Inverness
    Situated in the United Kingdom, the city of Inverness experiences a temperate maritime climate with varying weather conditions throughout the year. Daytime temperatures typically range between 7 °C (44 °F) during the cooler month of January and 18 °C (65 °F) during the warmest month, which is July. Nighttime temperatures see a dip to as low as 1 °C (34 °F) in the chill of February, escalating to a cozy 11 °C (52 °F) in July. July experiences the peak of daytime warmth, while November brings the most rainfall, averaging 19 days of rain.

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    Weather overview for Inverness

    Weather overview

    Situated in the United Kingdom, the city of Inverness experiences a temperate maritime climate with varying weather conditions throughout the year. Daytime temperatures typically range between 7 °C (44 °F) during the cooler month of January and 18 °C (65 °F) during the warmest month, which is July. Nighttime temperatures see a dip to as low as 1 °C (34 °F) in the chill of February, escalating to a cozy 11 °C (52 °F) in July. July experiences the peak of daytime warmth, while November brings the most rainfall, averaging 19 days of rain.

    January weather

    In January, Inverness endures its coldest days with an average daytime temperature of 7 °C (44 °F). You will notice the onset of increased rainfall, amounting to 106 mm (4.16 in), alongside an uptick in the number of rainy days for the month.

    February weather

    Rainy days begin to decline in February in Inverness, parallel to a slight decrease in overall rainfall. The lowest nighttime temperatures of the year are recorded now, averaging 1 °C (34 °F). Additionally, sunlight duration experiences a gradual increase.

    March weather

    March in Inverness marks the continuation of rising temperatures, with daytime warmth achieving 9 °C (49 °F) and nighttime temperatures increasing to 3 °C (37 °F). The peak wind speeds for the year are also observed this month. Increased hours of clear skies and sunlight continue the trend set by previous months.

    April weather

    As April arrives, Inverness enjoys a further escalation in daytime temperatures to 11 °C (52 °F), paired with nighttime warmth at 4 °C (39 °F). The frequency of rainy days starts to drop, registering 14 days, while April sees the least rainfall of the year. The region also benefits from a progressive increase in sunlit hours, averaging 4 hours.

    May weather

    In May, as the day warms to 14 °C (57 °F), the evening temperature also elevates to 6 °C (43 °F). A reduction in the number of rainy days to 14 days is noted, coinciding with a slight rise in precipitation. Humidity levels reach their annual nadir at 80 %.

    June weather

    June in Inverness witnesses day temperatures soaring to a comfortable 16 °C (62 °F), with nights remaining temperate at 9 °C (48 °F). As the number of rainy days incrementally increases to 15 days, so does the amount of precipitation. The maximum amount of clear sky sunshine hours peaks at 5 hours.

    July weather

    The apex of summertime warmth is felt in July, with day temperatures topping out at 18 °C (65 °F) and the night's warmth peaking as well. Vacation season commences as the wind slows to its gentlest pace of the year and sunlit hours begin their seasonal retreat, averaging 4 hours.

    August weather

    Inverness endures a slight uptick in rainy days during August, averaging 16 days. Concurrently, precipitation volumes increase. The bustling tourist season persistently thrives.

    September weather

    As September arrives, a noticeable decline in daytime temperatures ensues, sliding to 16 °C (61 °F), while the night starts to cool off, slipping to 9 °C (48 °F). The amount of precipitation creeps up, totaling 87 mm (3.44 in), alongside a gradual decrease in sunshine hours, now averaging 3 hours.

    October weather

    October's arrival witnesses a persistent downslide in day temperatures, at 13 °C (55 °F), and nighttime temps similarly take a dip. The wet season slowly gains momentum as the number of rainy days commences to ascend, peaking at 18 days, while rainfall sees substantial accumulation.

    November weather

    November experiences a parallel dip in both day and night temperatures in Inverness, while the number of rainy days hits its yearly climax at 19 days. Alongside this, the initial decline in the volume of rainfall can be observed. The moist season continues to unfold.

    December weather

    December sees an ongoing plunge in daytime warmth, recording an average value of 7 °C (44 °F), with the nighttime chill intensifying as temperatures reach 1 °C (34 °F). A downshift in rainy days begins, marked by 17 days. The scarse sunlight presence underscores the shortest days of the year, averaging a mere 6 hours.

    FAQs

    How chilly does it get in Inverness at night during January?

    In the night of January, Inverness often faces temperatures around 1 °C (35 °F).

    What amount of precipitation can I anticipate in February?

    In Inverness, February typically accumulates about 77 mm (3.03 in) of rainfall.

    What is the likelihood of windy conditions in March?

    In March, expect wind speeds to reach their zenith around 5 m/s.

    During April, how many hours of sunlight does Inverness get?

    April showers Inverness with an average of 4 hours of sunlight per day.

    Is the humidity high in May in Inverness?

    No, Inverness experiences its lowest humidity levels, around 80 %, in May.

    What's the duration of a typical day in June in Inverness?

    The length of daylight in June stretches out to approximately 18 hours.

    How many hours of sunlight will I see per day in July in Inverness?

    July days in Inverness are illumined with an average of 4 hours of sunlight.

    In August, is there a high possibility of rain in Inverness?

    Yes, in August you will likely encounter approximately 16 days of rain.

    In September, should I expect a decline in sunny days in Inverness?

    Definitely, Inverness starts to experience fewer sunlit hours in September, with an average of 3 hours per day.

    Can I expect a lot of rainfall in October in Inverness?

    Certainly, Inverness October skies bring hefty rain totals, about 109 mm (4.28 in).

    Is November in Inverness characterized by heavy rainfall?

    Indeed, November in Inverness is hallmarked by a prevalence of rainfall, peaking at about 19 days of rainy days.

    In December, as the days shorten in Inverness, how many hours of daylight should I expect?

    In December, daylight dwindles to its shortest, averaging around 6 hours per day in Inverness.

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