Dover weather

The Dover weather guide shows monthly weather averages (including daytime and night-time temperatures, rainfall and hours of sunshine) for Dover, Kent, England.

Dover weather averages

Check the Dover weather averages for each month of the year including maximum daytime and minimum night-time temperatures, monthly rainfall, number of days with rain and average daily hours of sunshine for Dover, Kent, England.

Max Day Temperature (°C)

Hours of Sunshine (daily)

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Days with some Rainfall

Min Night Temperature (°C)

Monthly Rainfall (mm)

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Dover weather by month

Check the weather for Dover, Kent, England for a particular month by selecting from the list below. This gives the best indication of what to expect from the weather months in advance.

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Dover weather in January

The average maximum daytime temperature in Dover in January is a cold 7°C (45°F), while the average minimum night-time temperature is a cold 2°C (36°F). You can expect on average 2 hours of sunshine a day in Dover during January.

  • 7°C maximum daytime temperature in January in Dover7
    7°C max day temperature
  • 2 hours of sunshine per day in January in Dover2
    2 hours of sunshine per day
  • 15 days with some rainfall in January in Dover15
    15 days with some rainfall
  • 2°C minimum night-time temperature in January in Dover2
    2°C min night temperature
  • 63 mm monthly rainfall in January in Dover63
    63 mm of monthly rainfall

On average 63 mm (2.5 inches) of rain normally falls in Dover during January with rain falling on 15 days of the month.

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Dover weather in February

The average maximum daytime temperature in Dover in February is a cold 7°C (45°F), while the average minimum night-time temperature is a cold 2°C (36°F). You can expect on average 3 hours of sunshine a day in Dover during February.

  • 7°C maximum daytime temperature in February in Dover7
    7°C max day temperature
  • 3 hours of sunshine per day in February in Dover3
    3 hours of sunshine per day
  • 12 days with some rainfall in February in Dover12
    12 days with some rainfall
  • 2°C minimum night-time temperature in February in Dover2
    2°C min night temperature
  • 41 mm monthly rainfall in February in Dover41
    41 mm of monthly rainfall

On average 41 mm (1.6 inches) of rain normally falls in Dover during February with rain falling on 12 days of the month.

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Dover weather in March

The average maximum daytime temperature in Dover in March is a cool 10°C (50°F), while the average minimum night-time temperature is a cold 4°C (39°F). You can expect on average 4 hours of sunshine a day in Dover during March.

  • 10°C maximum daytime temperature in March in Dover10
    10°C max day temperature
  • 4 hours of sunshine per day in March in Dover4
    4 hours of sunshine per day
  • 14 days with some rainfall in March in Dover14
    14 days with some rainfall
  • 4°C minimum night-time temperature in March in Dover4
    4°C min night temperature
  • 50 mm monthly rainfall in March in Dover50
    50 mm of monthly rainfall

On average 50 mm (2 inches) of rain normally falls in Dover during March with rain falling on 14 days of the month.

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Dover weather in April

The average maximum daytime temperature in Dover in April is a cool 12°C (54°F), while the average minimum night-time temperature is a cold 5°C (41°F). You can expect on average 5 hours of sunshine a day in Dover during April.

  • 12°C maximum daytime temperature in April in Dover12
    12°C max day temperature
  • 5 hours of sunshine per day in April in Dover5
    5 hours of sunshine per day
  • 12 days with some rainfall in April in Dover12
    12 days with some rainfall
  • 5°C minimum night-time temperature in April in Dover5
    5°C min night temperature
  • 48 mm monthly rainfall in April in Dover48
    48 mm of monthly rainfall

On average 48 mm (1.9 inches) of rain normally falls in Dover during April with rain falling on 12 days of the month.

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Dover weather in May

The average maximum daytime temperature in Dover in May is a comfortable 15°C (59°F), while the average minimum night-time temperature is a cool 8°C (46°F). You can expect on average 7 hours of sunshine a day in Dover during May.

  • 15°C maximum daytime temperature in May in Dover15
    15°C max day temperature
  • 7 hours of sunshine per day in May in Dover7
    7 hours of sunshine per day
  • 11 days with some rainfall in May in Dover11
    11 days with some rainfall
  • 8°C minimum night-time temperature in May in Dover8
    8°C min night temperature
  • 43 mm monthly rainfall in May in Dover43
    43 mm of monthly rainfall

On average 43 mm (1.7 inches) of rain normally falls in Dover during May with rain falling on 11 days of the month.

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Dover weather in June

The average maximum daytime temperature in Dover in June is a comfortable 18°C (64°F), while the average minimum night-time temperature is a cool 11°C (52°F). You can expect on average 7 hours of sunshine a day in Dover during June.

  • 18°C maximum daytime temperature in June in Dover18
    18°C max day temperature
  • 7 hours of sunshine per day in June in Dover7
    7 hours of sunshine per day
  • 11 days with some rainfall in June in Dover11
    11 days with some rainfall
  • 11°C minimum night-time temperature in June in Dover11
    11°C min night temperature
  • 50 mm monthly rainfall in June in Dover50
    50 mm of monthly rainfall

On average 50 mm (2 inches) of rain normally falls in Dover during June with rain falling on 11 days of the month.

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Dover weather in July

The average maximum daytime temperature in Dover in July is a comfortable 21°C (70°F), while the average minimum night-time temperature is a cool 13°C (55°F). You can expect on average 7 hours of sunshine a day in Dover during July.

  • 21°C maximum daytime temperature in July in Dover21
    21°C max day temperature
  • 7 hours of sunshine per day in July in Dover7
    7 hours of sunshine per day
  • 10 days with some rainfall in July in Dover10
    10 days with some rainfall
  • 13°C minimum night-time temperature in July in Dover13
    13°C min night temperature
  • 45 mm monthly rainfall in July in Dover45
    45 mm of monthly rainfall

On average 45 mm (1.8 inches) of rain normally falls in Dover during July with rain falling on 10 days of the month.

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Dover weather in August

The average maximum daytime temperature in Dover in August is a comfortable 21°C (70°F), while the average minimum night-time temperature is a cool 13°C (55°F). You can expect on average 7 hours of sunshine a day in Dover during August.

  • 21°C maximum daytime temperature in August in Dover21
    21°C max day temperature
  • 7 hours of sunshine per day in August in Dover7
    7 hours of sunshine per day
  • 9 days with some rainfall in August in Dover9
    9 days with some rainfall
  • 13°C minimum night-time temperature in August in Dover13
    13°C min night temperature
  • 46 mm monthly rainfall in August in Dover46
    46 mm of monthly rainfall

On average 46 mm (1.8 inches) of rain normally falls in Dover during August with rain falling on 9 days of the month.

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Dover weather in September

The average maximum daytime temperature in Dover in September is a comfortable 18°C (64°F), while the average minimum night-time temperature is a cool 12°C (54°F). You can expect on average 5 hours of sunshine a day in Dover during September.

  • 18°C maximum daytime temperature in September in Dover18
    18°C max day temperature
  • 5 hours of sunshine per day in September in Dover5
    5 hours of sunshine per day
  • 11 days with some rainfall in September in Dover11
    11 days with some rainfall
  • 12°C minimum night-time temperature in September in Dover12
    12°C min night temperature
  • 67 mm monthly rainfall in September in Dover67
    67 mm of monthly rainfall

On average 67 mm (2.6 inches) of rain normally falls in Dover during September with rain falling on 11 days of the month.

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Dover weather in October

The average maximum daytime temperature in Dover in October is a comfortable 15°C (59°F), while the average minimum night-time temperature is a cool 9°C (48°F). You can expect on average 4 hours of sunshine a day in Dover during October.

  • 15°C maximum daytime temperature in October in Dover15
    15°C max day temperature
  • 4 hours of sunshine per day in October in Dover4
    4 hours of sunshine per day
  • 14 days with some rainfall in October in Dover14
    14 days with some rainfall
  • 9°C minimum night-time temperature in October in Dover9
    9°C min night temperature
  • 80 mm monthly rainfall in October in Dover80
    80 mm of monthly rainfall

On average 80 mm (3.1 inches) of rain normally falls in Dover during October with rain falling on 14 days of the month.

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Dover weather in November

The average maximum daytime temperature in Dover in November is a cool 10°C (50°F), while the average minimum night-time temperature is a cold 5°C (41°F). You can expect on average 2 hours of sunshine a day in Dover during November.

  • 10°C maximum daytime temperature in November in Dover10
    10°C max day temperature
  • 2 hours of sunshine per day in November in Dover2
    2 hours of sunshine per day
  • 15 days with some rainfall in November in Dover15
    15 days with some rainfall
  • 5°C minimum night-time temperature in November in Dover5
    5°C min night temperature
  • 80 mm monthly rainfall in November in Dover80
    80 mm of monthly rainfall

On average 80 mm (3.1 inches) of rain normally falls in Dover during November with rain falling on 15 days of the month.

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Dover weather in December

The average maximum daytime temperature in Dover in December is a cool 8°C (46°F), while the average minimum night-time temperature is a cold 4°C (39°F). You can expect on average 2 hours of sunshine a day in Dover during December.

  • 8°C maximum daytime temperature in December in Dover8
    8°C max day temperature
  • 2 hours of sunshine per day in December in Dover2
    2 hours of sunshine per day
  • 15 days with some rainfall in December in Dover15
    15 days with some rainfall
  • 4°C minimum night-time temperature in December in Dover4
    4°C min night temperature
  • 68 mm monthly rainfall in December in Dover68
    68 mm of monthly rainfall

On average 68 mm (2.7 inches) of rain normally falls in Dover during December with rain falling on 15 days of the month.

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