Best Time To Visit St Andrews, United Kingdom

Best Time To Go To St Andrews

St Andrews has a temperate maritime climate with dry and chilly winters, pleasant summers and a fully segregated spring and autumn season. Nigh frosts are common during winters while the windy weather of St Andrews can be a little trying. Rainfall is minimal and the city is the one of the driest places in Scotland. 

  • Summer: June- August is summer season with long days and occasional thunderstorms. Temperature can touch around 30 degrees Celsius in August while the average temperature is around 20 degrees Celsius.
  • Autumn: September to November is Autumn season when the trees lose their leaves and the temperature dips to a lower temperature of around 10- 13 degrees Celsius.
  • Winter: December to February is peak winter season with January being the coldest month of the year. Snow rarely covers the ground and January shows a recorded low temperature of a chilly -13 degrees Celsius. Average temperature is around 0.5- 2 degrees Celsius.
  • Spring: March to May is the spring season loved for its pleasant climate ranging around 14 degrees Celsius.

The best time to visit St Andrews is during the Autumn and Spring season when the temperatures are pleasant while Summers are preferred by many tourists too. 

Climate in St Andrews

Know weather for your travel dates:

24-Jun-2018
Today 24 Jun

68

51

Mostly cloudy starting in the afternoon.

Wind:0.67 m/s

Humidity:69%

Precipitation:0%

  • Mon 25 Jun
    64 | 53

    Mostly cloudy throughout the day.

  • Tue 26 Jun
    66 | 55

    Mostly cloudy throughout the day.

  • Wed 27 Jun
    74 | 52

    Mostly cloudy throughout the day.

  • Thu 28 Jun
    61 | 49

    Partly cloudy until afternoon.

  • Fri 29 Jun
    65 | 54

    Clear throughout the day.

  • Sat 30 Jun
    69 | 56

    Clear throughout the day.

Month wise Weather in St Andrews

Average Temperature in St Andrews by month

  • 80℉
  • 60℉
  • 40℉
  • 20℉ 0℉
Jan

Average temperature: 38℉

Minimum temperature: 25℉

Maximum temperature: 50℉

Feb

Average temperature: 40℉

Minimum temperature: 28℉

Maximum temperature: 55℉

Mar

Average temperature: 43℉

Minimum temperature: 28℉

Maximum temperature: 59℉

Apr

Average temperature: 45℉

Minimum temperature: 28℉

Maximum temperature: 59℉

May

Average temperature: 51℉

Minimum temperature: 36℉

Maximum temperature: 72℉

Jun

Average temperature: 55℉

Minimum temperature: 43℉

Maximum temperature: 72℉

Jul

Average temperature: 55℉

Minimum temperature: 45℉

Maximum temperature: 70℉

Aug

Average temperature: 55℉

Minimum temperature: 45℉

Maximum temperature: 66℉

Sep

Average temperature: 52℉

Minimum temperature: 36℉

Maximum temperature: 61℉

Oct

Average temperature: 50℉

Minimum temperature: 32℉

Maximum temperature: 63℉

Nov

Average temperature: 39℉

Minimum temperature: 28℉

Maximum temperature: 54℉

Dec

Average temperature: 41℉

Minimum temperature: 27℉

Maximum temperature: 55℉

Highest temperature in St Andrews is recorded as 71.6℉ in May and June.

Lowest temperature in St Andrews is recorded as 24.8℉ in January.

Average Humidity in St Andrews by Month (in %)

  • 100
  • 75
  • 50
  • 25 0
Jan

Average Humidity: 88%

Minimum Humidity: 68%

Maximum Humidity: 98%

Feb

Average Humidity: 87%

Minimum Humidity: 73%

Maximum Humidity: 96%

Mar

Average Humidity: 84%

Minimum Humidity: 60%

Maximum Humidity: 97%

Apr

Average Humidity: 73%

Minimum Humidity: 64%

Maximum Humidity: 83%

May

Average Humidity: 79%

Minimum Humidity: 65%

Maximum Humidity: 93%

Jun

Average Humidity: 83%

Minimum Humidity: 69%

Maximum Humidity: 96%

Jul

Average Humidity: 83%

Minimum Humidity: 69%

Maximum Humidity: 93%

Aug

Average Humidity: 84%

Minimum Humidity: 75%

Maximum Humidity: 95%

Sep

Average Humidity: 86%

Minimum Humidity: 79%

Maximum Humidity: 96%

Oct

Average Humidity: 85%

Minimum Humidity: 72%

Maximum Humidity: 93%

Nov

Average Humidity: 85%

Minimum Humidity: 72%

Maximum Humidity: 98%

Dec

Average Humidity: 89%

Minimum Humidity: 75%

Maximum Humidity: 98%

Most humid month in St Andrews is December.

Least humid month in St Andrews is April.

Best time to visit St Andrews Attractions in June