Climate Information for Dalwhinnie


This page presents averages based on long-term climate trends. A specific daily weather forecast for Dalwhinnie is available from the BBC.

Climate Description:

Winters in Dalwhinnie are usually cold for Scotland, with January daily temperatures of about 4.4°C and nights cooling off to -1.4°C in the coldest month. Summers are cool, with daytime temperatures in July typically reaching 17.2°C and nights dipping to 9.0°C. Rainfall in Dalwhinnie is high, totalling 1297 mm in a typical year. Precipitation tends to fall more in the winter, falling over about 182 days per year. Dalwhinnie has low sunshine totals, with 1057 hours of sunshine recorded in a typical year.

Climate Averages:

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual Average
High Temperature (°C)
Low Temperature (°C)-1.3-1.3-
Sunshine (hours per day)

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual Total
Sunshine (hours per month)255785128162136130124966432181057
Precipitation (mm)1781231266370646880991461431371297
Days with Precipitation181517141313131414181716182
Days of Air Frost1716141040001491691

Temperature Chart:

Precipitation Chart:

Sunshine Chart:

Please note that the information on this page describes long-term climate averages and cannot be relied upon for predictions of the weather. While every effort has been made to produce the best climate estimates possible, users should be aware that they may contain errors. Further explanation is available about our climate information, how the data was derived, estimates of error, and details about the original data sources.

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