Scotland weather in April 2021

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The April weather guide for Scotland shows long term weather averages processed from data supplied by CRU (University of East Anglia), the Met Office & the Netherlands Meteorological Institute. Find out more about our data sources.

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How warm is it in Scotland in April?

Daytime temperatures usually reach 11°C in Edinburgh, Scotland in April, falling to 3°C at night.

How sunny is it in Scotland in April?

There are normally 5 hours of bright sunshine each day in Edinburgh, Scotland in April - that's 32% of daylight hours.

Is the sea cold around Scotland in April?

The average sea temperature around Edinburgh, Scotland in April is 7°C.

Does it rain in Scotland in April?

There are usually 15 days with some rain in Edinburgh, Scotland in April and the average monthly rainfall is 46mm.

Scotland sunrise & sunset times for April 2021

Browse the sunrise & sunset times for Scotland in April 2021. Select a month to view Scotland sunrise & sunset times for the next twelve months. The Scotland sunrise & sunset times shown below are for Edinburgh.

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Date Sunrise times Sunset times
Thursday, 1st April 2021 06:43 19:51
Thursday, 15th April 2021 06:07 20:20
Friday, 30th April 2021 05:31 20:50
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