Climate in Inverness (Highlands), United Kingdom

The graphs below show the monthly weather averages over the year.
* Data from nearest weather station: Portree, United Kingdom (118 KM, 73 Miles).

Average day and night temperature

The mean minimum and maximum temperatures over the year. Show in Fahrenheit

Monthly hours of sunshine

The average monthly total hours of sunshine over the year

Monthly precipitation

The mean monthly precipitation over the year, including rain, snow, hail etc. Show in Inches

Monthly rainy days

The average number of days each month with rain, snow, hail etc.

Weather Forecasts for Inverness (Highlands)

WED Sep 22
14°C | 9°C

Moderate rain

THU Sep 23
14°C | 10°C

Patchy rain possible

FRI Sep 24
16°C | 9°C

Partly cloudy

The best time of year to visit Inverness in United Kingdom

Here are some average weather facts we collected from our historical climate data:

  • A lot of rain (rainy season) falls in the month of: January, February, March, September, October, November and December.
  • The warmest month is August with an average maximum temperature of 16°C (62°F).
  • The coldest month is February with an average maximum temperature of 6°C (43°F).
  • January is the most wet month. This month should be avoided if you are not a big fan of rain.
  • May is the driest month.
  • May is the most sunny month.
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