Climate Information for Forfar


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

Climate Description:

Winters in Forfar are usually cool for Scotland, with January daily temperatures of about 5.8°C and nights cooling off to -0.2°C in the coldest month. Summers are very warm, with daytime temperatures in July typically reaching 19.0°C and nights dipping to 10.3°C. Rainfall in Forfar is low, totalling 756 mm in a typical year. Precipitation is distributed evenly, falling over about 127 days per year. Forfar has high sunshine totals, with 1397 hours of sunshine recorded in a typical year.

Climate Averages:

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

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual Total
Sunshine (hours per month)52751111491861651691581249765461397
Precipitation (mm)764860465160576665927263756
Days with Precipitation121099111191011121211127
Days of Air Frost13118410000271359

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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