Best Time To Visit 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. 

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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.

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Most humid month in St Andrews is December.

Least humid month in St Andrews is April.

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