Scalloway weather

The Scalloway weather guide shows monthly weather averages (including daytime and night-time temperatures, rainfall and hours of sunshine) for holidays in Scalloway, Shetland Islands, Scotland in 2022/2023.

Scalloway weather averages

Check the Scalloway 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 Scalloway, Shetland Islands, Scotland.

Max Day Temperature (°C)

Hours of Sunshine (daily)

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  • Feb
  • Mar
  • Apr
  • May
  • Jun
  • Jul
  • Aug
  • Sep
  • Oct
  • Nov
  • Dec

Days with some Rainfall

Min Night Temperature (°C)

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  • Feb
  • Mar
  • Apr
  • May
  • Jun
  • Jul
  • Aug
  • Sep
  • Oct
  • Nov
  • Dec

Monthly Rainfall (mm)

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Scalloway weather by month

Check the weather for Scalloway, Shetland Islands, Scotland 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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Scalloway weather in January

The average maximum daytime temperature in Scalloway in January is a cold 6°C (43°F), while the average minimum night-time temperature is a cold 1°C (34°F). You can expect on average 1 hours of sunshine a day in Scalloway during January.

  • 6°C maximum daytime temperature in January in Scalloway6
    6°C max day temperature
  • 1 hours of sunshine per day in January in Scalloway1
    1 hour of sunshine per day
  • 25 days with some rainfall in January in Scalloway25
    25 days with some rainfall
  • 1°C minimum night-time temperature in January in Scalloway1
    1°C min night temperature
  • 129 mm monthly rainfall in January in Scalloway129
    129 mm of monthly rainfall

On average 129 mm (5.1 inches) of rain normally falls in Scalloway during January with rain falling on 25 days of the month.

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Scalloway weather in February

The average maximum daytime temperature in Scalloway in February is a cold 6°C (43°F), while the average minimum night-time temperature is a cold 1°C (34°F). You can expect on average 2 hours of sunshine a day in Scalloway during February.

  • 6°C maximum daytime temperature in February in Scalloway6
    6°C max day temperature
  • 2 hours of sunshine per day in February in Scalloway2
    2 hours of sunshine per day
  • 22 days with some rainfall in February in Scalloway22
    22 days with some rainfall
  • 1°C minimum night-time temperature in February in Scalloway1
    1°C min night temperature
  • 99 mm monthly rainfall in February in Scalloway99
    99 mm of monthly rainfall

On average 99 mm (3.9 inches) of rain normally falls in Scalloway during February with rain falling on 22 days of the month.

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Scalloway weather in March

The average maximum daytime temperature in Scalloway in March 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 Scalloway during March.

  • 7°C maximum daytime temperature in March in Scalloway7
    7°C max day temperature
  • 3 hours of sunshine per day in March in Scalloway3
    3 hours of sunshine per day
  • 23 days with some rainfall in March in Scalloway23
    23 days with some rainfall
  • 2°C minimum night-time temperature in March in Scalloway2
    2°C min night temperature
  • 109 mm monthly rainfall in March in Scalloway109
    109 mm of monthly rainfall

On average 109 mm (4.3 inches) of rain normally falls in Scalloway during March with rain falling on 23 days of the month.

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Scalloway weather in April

The average maximum daytime temperature in Scalloway in April is a cool 8°C (46°F), while the average minimum night-time temperature is a cold 3°C (37°F). You can expect on average 4 hours of sunshine a day in Scalloway during April.

  • 8°C maximum daytime temperature in April in Scalloway8
    8°C max day temperature
  • 4 hours of sunshine per day in April in Scalloway4
    4 hours of sunshine per day
  • 20 days with some rainfall in April in Scalloway20
    20 days with some rainfall
  • 3°C minimum night-time temperature in April in Scalloway3
    3°C min night temperature
  • 68 mm monthly rainfall in April in Scalloway68
    68 mm of monthly rainfall

On average 68 mm (2.7 inches) of rain normally falls in Scalloway during April with rain falling on 20 days of the month.

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Scalloway weather in May

The average maximum daytime temperature in Scalloway in May is a cool 11°C (52°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 Scalloway during May.

  • 11°C maximum daytime temperature in May in Scalloway11
    11°C max day temperature
  • 5 hours of sunshine per day in May in Scalloway5
    5 hours of sunshine per day
  • 16 days with some rainfall in May in Scalloway16
    16 days with some rainfall
  • 5°C minimum night-time temperature in May in Scalloway5
    5°C min night temperature
  • 51 mm monthly rainfall in May in Scalloway51
    51 mm of monthly rainfall

On average 51 mm (2 inches) of rain normally falls in Scalloway during May with rain falling on 16 days of the month.

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Scalloway weather in June

The average maximum daytime temperature in Scalloway in June is a cool 13°C (55°F), while the average minimum night-time temperature is a cold 7°C (45°F). You can expect on average 5 hours of sunshine a day in Scalloway during June.

  • 13°C maximum daytime temperature in June in Scalloway13
    13°C max day temperature
  • 5 hours of sunshine per day in June in Scalloway5
    5 hours of sunshine per day
  • 16 days with some rainfall in June in Scalloway16
    16 days with some rainfall
  • 7°C minimum night-time temperature in June in Scalloway7
    7°C min night temperature
  • 58 mm monthly rainfall in June in Scalloway58
    58 mm of monthly rainfall

On average 58 mm (2.3 inches) of rain normally falls in Scalloway during June with rain falling on 16 days of the month.

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Scalloway weather in July

The average maximum daytime temperature in Scalloway in July 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 Scalloway during July.

  • 15°C maximum daytime temperature in July in Scalloway15
    15°C max day temperature
  • 4 hours of sunshine per day in July in Scalloway4
    4 hours of sunshine per day
  • 18 days with some rainfall in July in Scalloway18
    18 days with some rainfall
  • 9°C minimum night-time temperature in July in Scalloway9
    9°C min night temperature
  • 62 mm monthly rainfall in July in Scalloway62
    62 mm of monthly rainfall

On average 62 mm (2.4 inches) of rain normally falls in Scalloway during July with rain falling on 18 days of the month.

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Scalloway weather in August

The average maximum daytime temperature in Scalloway in August 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 Scalloway during August.

  • 15°C maximum daytime temperature in August in Scalloway15
    15°C max day temperature
  • 4 hours of sunshine per day in August in Scalloway4
    4 hours of sunshine per day
  • 17 days with some rainfall in August in Scalloway17
    17 days with some rainfall
  • 9°C minimum night-time temperature in August in Scalloway9
    9°C min night temperature
  • 80 mm monthly rainfall in August in Scalloway80
    80 mm of monthly rainfall

On average 80 mm (3.1 inches) of rain normally falls in Scalloway during August with rain falling on 17 days of the month.

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Scalloway weather in September

The average maximum daytime temperature in Scalloway in September is a cool 13°C (55°F), while the average minimum night-time temperature is a cool 8°C (46°F). You can expect on average 3 hours of sunshine a day in Scalloway during September.

  • 13°C maximum daytime temperature in September in Scalloway13
    13°C max day temperature
  • 3 hours of sunshine per day in September in Scalloway3
    3 hours of sunshine per day
  • 21 days with some rainfall in September in Scalloway21
    21 days with some rainfall
  • 8°C minimum night-time temperature in September in Scalloway8
    8°C min night temperature
  • 109 mm monthly rainfall in September in Scalloway109
    109 mm of monthly rainfall

On average 109 mm (4.3 inches) of rain normally falls in Scalloway during September with rain falling on 21 days of the month.

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Scalloway weather in October

The average maximum daytime temperature in Scalloway in October is a cool 11°C (52°F), while the average minimum night-time temperature is a cold 6°C (43°F). You can expect on average 2 hours of sunshine a day in Scalloway during October.

  • 11°C maximum daytime temperature in October in Scalloway11
    11°C max day temperature
  • 2 hours of sunshine per day in October in Scalloway2
    2 hours of sunshine per day
  • 25 days with some rainfall in October in Scalloway25
    25 days with some rainfall
  • 6°C minimum night-time temperature in October in Scalloway6
    6°C min night temperature
  • 123 mm monthly rainfall in October in Scalloway123
    123 mm of monthly rainfall

On average 123 mm (4.8 inches) of rain normally falls in Scalloway during October with rain falling on 25 days of the month.

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Scalloway weather in November

The average maximum daytime temperature in Scalloway in November is a cool 8°C (46°F), while the average minimum night-time temperature is a cold 3°C (37°F). You can expect on average 1 hours of sunshine a day in Scalloway during November.

  • 8°C maximum daytime temperature in November in Scalloway8
    8°C max day temperature
  • 1 hours of sunshine per day in November in Scalloway1
    1 hour of sunshine per day
  • 25 days with some rainfall in November in Scalloway25
    25 days with some rainfall
  • 3°C minimum night-time temperature in November in Scalloway3
    3°C min night temperature
  • 138 mm monthly rainfall in November in Scalloway138
    138 mm of monthly rainfall

On average 138 mm (5.4 inches) of rain normally falls in Scalloway during November with rain falling on 25 days of the month.

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Scalloway weather in December

The average maximum daytime temperature in Scalloway in December is a cold 6°C (43°F), while the average minimum night-time temperature is a cold 2°C (36°F). You can expect on average 1 hours of sunshine a day in Scalloway during December.

  • 6°C maximum daytime temperature in December in Scalloway6
    6°C max day temperature
  • 1 hours of sunshine per day in December in Scalloway1
    1 hour of sunshine per day
  • 25 days with some rainfall in December in Scalloway25
    25 days with some rainfall
  • 2°C minimum night-time temperature in December in Scalloway2
    2°C min night temperature
  • 132 mm monthly rainfall in December in Scalloway132
    132 mm of monthly rainfall

On average 132 mm (5.2 inches) of rain normally falls in Scalloway during December with rain falling on 25 days of the month.

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