Sumburgh weather

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

Sumburgh weather averages

Check the Sumburgh 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 Sumburgh, Shetland Islands, Scotland.

Max Day Temperature (°C)

Hours of Sunshine (daily)

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  • Jul
  • Aug
  • Sep
  • Oct
  • Nov
  • Dec

Days with some Rainfall

Min Night Temperature (°C)

Monthly Rainfall (mm)

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Sumburgh weather by month

Check the weather for Sumburgh, 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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Sumburgh weather in January

The average maximum daytime temperature in Sumburgh 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 Sumburgh during January.

  • 6°C maximum daytime temperature in January in Sumburgh6
    6°C max day temperature
  • 1 hours of sunshine per day in January in Sumburgh1
    1 hour of sunshine per day
  • 24 days with some rainfall in January in Sumburgh24
    24 days with some rainfall
  • 1°C minimum night-time temperature in January in Sumburgh1
    1°C min night temperature
  • 124 mm monthly rainfall in January in Sumburgh124
    124 mm of monthly rainfall

On average 124 mm (4.9 inches) of rain normally falls in Sumburgh during January with rain falling on 24 days of the month.

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Sumburgh weather in February

The average maximum daytime temperature in Sumburgh 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 Sumburgh during February.

  • 6°C maximum daytime temperature in February in Sumburgh6
    6°C max day temperature
  • 2 hours of sunshine per day in February in Sumburgh2
    2 hours of sunshine per day
  • 22 days with some rainfall in February in Sumburgh22
    22 days with some rainfall
  • 1°C minimum night-time temperature in February in Sumburgh1
    1°C min night temperature
  • 94 mm monthly rainfall in February in Sumburgh94
    94 mm of monthly rainfall

On average 94 mm (3.7 inches) of rain normally falls in Sumburgh during February with rain falling on 22 days of the month.

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Sumburgh weather in March

The average maximum daytime temperature in Sumburgh 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 Sumburgh during March.

  • 7°C maximum daytime temperature in March in Sumburgh7
    7°C max day temperature
  • 3 hours of sunshine per day in March in Sumburgh3
    3 hours of sunshine per day
  • 22 days with some rainfall in March in Sumburgh22
    22 days with some rainfall
  • 2°C minimum night-time temperature in March in Sumburgh2
    2°C min night temperature
  • 104 mm monthly rainfall in March in Sumburgh104
    104 mm of monthly rainfall

On average 104 mm (4.1 inches) of rain normally falls in Sumburgh during March with rain falling on 22 days of the month.

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Sumburgh weather in April

The average maximum daytime temperature in Sumburgh 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 Sumburgh during April.

  • 8°C maximum daytime temperature in April in Sumburgh8
    8°C max day temperature
  • 4 hours of sunshine per day in April in Sumburgh4
    4 hours of sunshine per day
  • 20 days with some rainfall in April in Sumburgh20
    20 days with some rainfall
  • 3°C minimum night-time temperature in April in Sumburgh3
    3°C min night temperature
  • 66 mm monthly rainfall in April in Sumburgh66
    66 mm of monthly rainfall

On average 66 mm (2.6 inches) of rain normally falls in Sumburgh during April with rain falling on 20 days of the month.

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Sumburgh weather in May

The average maximum daytime temperature in Sumburgh 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 Sumburgh during May.

  • 11°C maximum daytime temperature in May in Sumburgh11
    11°C max day temperature
  • 5 hours of sunshine per day in May in Sumburgh5
    5 hours of sunshine per day
  • 16 days with some rainfall in May in Sumburgh16
    16 days with some rainfall
  • 5°C minimum night-time temperature in May in Sumburgh5
    5°C min night temperature
  • 52 mm monthly rainfall in May in Sumburgh52
    52 mm of monthly rainfall

On average 52 mm (2 inches) of rain normally falls in Sumburgh during May with rain falling on 16 days of the month.

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Sumburgh weather in June

The average maximum daytime temperature in Sumburgh 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 Sumburgh during June.

  • 13°C maximum daytime temperature in June in Sumburgh13
    13°C max day temperature
  • 5 hours of sunshine per day in June in Sumburgh5
    5 hours of sunshine per day
  • 16 days with some rainfall in June in Sumburgh16
    16 days with some rainfall
  • 7°C minimum night-time temperature in June in Sumburgh7
    7°C min night temperature
  • 58 mm monthly rainfall in June in Sumburgh58
    58 mm of monthly rainfall

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

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Sumburgh weather in July

The average maximum daytime temperature in Sumburgh 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 Sumburgh during July.

  • 15°C maximum daytime temperature in July in Sumburgh15
    15°C max day temperature
  • 4 hours of sunshine per day in July in Sumburgh4
    4 hours of sunshine per day
  • 18 days with some rainfall in July in Sumburgh18
    18 days with some rainfall
  • 9°C minimum night-time temperature in July in Sumburgh9
    9°C min night temperature
  • 63 mm monthly rainfall in July in Sumburgh63
    63 mm of monthly rainfall

On average 63 mm (2.5 inches) of rain normally falls in Sumburgh during July with rain falling on 18 days of the month.

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Sumburgh weather in August

The average maximum daytime temperature in Sumburgh in August is a comfortable 16°C (61°F), while the average minimum night-time temperature is a cool 10°C (50°F). You can expect on average 4 hours of sunshine a day in Sumburgh during August.

  • 16°C maximum daytime temperature in August in Sumburgh16
    16°C max day temperature
  • 4 hours of sunshine per day in August in Sumburgh4
    4 hours of sunshine per day
  • 17 days with some rainfall in August in Sumburgh17
    17 days with some rainfall
  • 10°C minimum night-time temperature in August in Sumburgh10
    10°C min night temperature
  • 79 mm monthly rainfall in August in Sumburgh79
    79 mm of monthly rainfall

On average 79 mm (3.1 inches) of rain normally falls in Sumburgh during August with rain falling on 17 days of the month.

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Sumburgh weather in September

The average maximum daytime temperature in Sumburgh 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 Sumburgh during September.

  • 13°C maximum daytime temperature in September in Sumburgh13
    13°C max day temperature
  • 3 hours of sunshine per day in September in Sumburgh3
    3 hours of sunshine per day
  • 21 days with some rainfall in September in Sumburgh21
    21 days with some rainfall
  • 8°C minimum night-time temperature in September in Sumburgh8
    8°C min night temperature
  • 106 mm monthly rainfall in September in Sumburgh106
    106 mm of monthly rainfall

On average 106 mm (4.2 inches) of rain normally falls in Sumburgh during September with rain falling on 21 days of the month.

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Sumburgh weather in October

The average maximum daytime temperature in Sumburgh 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 Sumburgh during October.

  • 11°C maximum daytime temperature in October in Sumburgh11
    11°C max day temperature
  • 2 hours of sunshine per day in October in Sumburgh2
    2 hours of sunshine per day
  • 24 days with some rainfall in October in Sumburgh24
    24 days with some rainfall
  • 6°C minimum night-time temperature in October in Sumburgh6
    6°C min night temperature
  • 119 mm monthly rainfall in October in Sumburgh119
    119 mm of monthly rainfall

On average 119 mm (4.7 inches) of rain normally falls in Sumburgh during October with rain falling on 24 days of the month.

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Sumburgh weather in November

The average maximum daytime temperature in Sumburgh 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 Sumburgh during November.

  • 8°C maximum daytime temperature in November in Sumburgh8
    8°C max day temperature
  • 1 hours of sunshine per day in November in Sumburgh1
    1 hour of sunshine per day
  • 24 days with some rainfall in November in Sumburgh24
    24 days with some rainfall
  • 3°C minimum night-time temperature in November in Sumburgh3
    3°C min night temperature
  • 131 mm monthly rainfall in November in Sumburgh131
    131 mm of monthly rainfall

On average 131 mm (5.2 inches) of rain normally falls in Sumburgh during November with rain falling on 24 days of the month.

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Sumburgh weather in December

The average maximum daytime temperature in Sumburgh 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 Sumburgh during December.

  • 6°C maximum daytime temperature in December in Sumburgh6
    6°C max day temperature
  • 1 hours of sunshine per day in December in Sumburgh1
    1 hour of sunshine per day
  • 25 days with some rainfall in December in Sumburgh25
    25 days with some rainfall
  • 2°C minimum night-time temperature in December in Sumburgh2
    2°C min night temperature
  • 123 mm monthly rainfall in December in Sumburgh123
    123 mm of monthly rainfall

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

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