Donegal climate guide

Temperature in Donegal (°F)

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Max temperature (daytime)
43°F maximum daytime temperature in January in Donegal43
43°F maximum daytime temperature in February in Donegal43
46°F maximum daytime temperature in March in Donegal46
52°F maximum daytime temperature in April in Donegal52
57°F maximum daytime temperature in May in Donegal57
61°F maximum daytime temperature in June in Donegal61
63°F maximum daytime temperature in July in Donegal63
63°F maximum daytime temperature in August in Donegal63
59°F maximum daytime temperature in September in Donegal59
54°F maximum daytime temperature in October in Donegal54
46°F maximum daytime temperature in November in Donegal46
45°F maximum daytime temperature in December in Donegal45
Min temperature (night-time)
34°F minimum night-time temperature in January in Donegal34
34°F minimum night-time temperature in February in Donegal34
34°F minimum night-time temperature in March in Donegal34
37°F minimum night-time temperature in April in Donegal37
41°F minimum night-time temperature in May in Donegal41
46°F minimum night-time temperature in June in Donegal46
50°F minimum night-time temperature in July in Donegal50
48°F minimum night-time temperature in August in Donegal48
46°F minimum night-time temperature in September in Donegal46
43°F minimum night-time temperature in October in Donegal43
36°F minimum night-time temperature in November in Donegal36
36°F minimum night-time temperature in December in Donegal36
Sea temperature
46°F sea temperature in January in Donegal46
46°F sea temperature in February in Donegal46
46°F sea temperature in March in Donegal46
48°F sea temperature in April in Donegal48
52°F sea temperature in May in Donegal52
55°F sea temperature in June in Donegal55
59°F sea temperature in July in Donegal59
61°F sea temperature in August in Donegal61
59°F sea temperature in September in Donegal59
55°F sea temperature in October in Donegal55
52°F sea temperature in November in Donegal52
50°F sea temperature in December in Donegal50

Sunshine & Daylight in Donegal

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Daily hours of sunshine
Daily hours of daylight
8 hours of daylight per day in January in Donegal8
10 hours of daylight per day in February in Donegal10
12 hours of daylight per day in March in Donegal12
14 hours of daylight per day in April in Donegal14
16 hours of daylight per day in May in Donegal16
17 hours of daylight per day in June in Donegal17
17 hours of daylight per day in July in Donegal17
15 hours of daylight per day in August in Donegal15
13 hours of daylight per day in September in Donegal13
10 hours of daylight per day in October in Donegal10
8 hours of daylight per day in November in Donegal8
7 hours of daylight per day in December in Donegal7

Rainfall in Donegal

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Number of days with some rain
24 days with some rainfall in January in Donegal24
19 days with some rainfall in February in Donegal19
23 days with some rainfall in March in Donegal23
18 days with some rainfall in April in Donegal18
19 days with some rainfall in May in Donegal19
19 days with some rainfall in June in Donegal19
20 days with some rainfall in July in Donegal20
21 days with some rainfall in August in Donegal21
22 days with some rainfall in September in Donegal22
23 days with some rainfall in October in Donegal23
23 days with some rainfall in November in Donegal23
24 days with some rainfall in December in Donegal24
Average monthly rainfall (inches)
6.5 inches monthly rainfall in January in Donegal6.5
4.5 inches monthly rainfall in February in Donegal4.5
4.8 inches monthly rainfall in March in Donegal4.8
3.3 inches monthly rainfall in April in Donegal3.3
3.6 inches monthly rainfall in May in Donegal3.6
3.7 inches monthly rainfall in June in Donegal3.7
3.9 inches monthly rainfall in July in Donegal3.9
4.6 inches monthly rainfall in August in Donegal4.6
5.7 inches monthly rainfall in September in Donegal5.7
6.2 inches monthly rainfall in October in Donegal6.2
6.3 inches monthly rainfall in November in Donegal6.3
6.8 inches monthly rainfall in December in Donegal6.8

More climate for Donegal

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
UV Index (Maximum)
No UV (maximum) index in January in Donegal0
UV (maximum) index 1 (Low) in February in Donegal1
UV (maximum) index 2 (Low) in March in Donegal2
UV (maximum) index 3 (Moderate) in April in Donegal3
UV (maximum) index 5 (Moderate) in May in Donegal5
UV (maximum) index 6 (High) in June in Donegal6
UV (maximum) index 6 (High) in July in Donegal6
UV (maximum) index 5 (Moderate) in August in Donegal5
UV (maximum) index 3 (Moderate) in September in Donegal3
UV (maximum) index 2 (Low) in October in Donegal2
UV (maximum) index 1 (Low) in November in Donegal1
No UV (maximum) index in December in Donegal0
Heat & Humidity
No heat & humidity in January in Donegal0
No heat & humidity in February in Donegal0
No heat & humidity in March in Donegal0
No heat & humidity in April in Donegal0
No heat & humidity in May in Donegal0
No heat & humidity in June in Donegal0
No heat & humidity in July in Donegal0
No heat & humidity in August in Donegal0
No heat & humidity in September in Donegal0
No heat & humidity in October in Donegal0
No heat & humidity in November in Donegal0
No heat & humidity in December in Donegal0

Note: 0 = None, L = Low, M = Moderate, H = High, VH = Very high, E = Extreme

What's the climate like in Donegal?

Donegal has a temperate climate with warm summers and some rainfall in all months.

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