Average weather in August in Glasgow, Scotland

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Glasgow in August is 10.0°C (50°F). The amount of rain in August is high with an average of 98mm (3.9in). The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 17.0°C (62.6°F). This makes August the hottest month of the year. The sun will occasionally show itself with 143 hours of sunshine during the whole month.


So what to wear in August? Visitors traveling to Glasgow should plan on bringing a totally waterproof rain jacket since it will often be raining. Plan on layering your clothes. Some days or part of the day it will be nice and warm and some moments it can be a bit chilly.

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For other monthly average weather and what to do in August look at the numbers below.

Monthly Averages in August

Show in Fahrenheit

Min Temperature 10 °C
Max Temperature 17 °C
Chance of Rain 57%
Precipitation 98mm
Rainy Days 17
Sunshine Hours 143

Where to stay in Glasgow

What To Do

We rated the following activities from 1 (least suitable) to 10 (best) to do in .

Swimming
6/10
Cycling
6/10
Walking
6/10
Camping
8/10
Outdoor sports
9/10

Weather Forecasts for Glasgow

FRI Dec 03
7°C | 3°C

Patchy rain possible

SAT Dec 04
5°C | 1°C

Moderate rain

SUN Dec 05
5°C | 0°C

Sunny

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