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Scotland weather in August 2020
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The August 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 hot is it in Scotland in August?
Daytime temperatures usually reach 18°C in Edinburgh, Scotland in August, falling to 10°C at night.
How sunny is it in Scotland in August?
There are normally 5 hours of bright sunshine each day in Edinburgh, Scotland in August - that's 31% of daylight hours.
How warm is the sea around Scotland in August?
The average sea temperature around Edinburgh, Scotland in August is 14°C.
Does it rain in Scotland in August?
There are usually 16 days with some rain in Edinburgh, Scotland in August and the average monthly rainfall is 70mm.
Scotland sunrise & sunset times for August 2020
Browse the sunrise & sunset times for Scotland in August 2020. Select a month to view Scotland sunrise & sunset times for the next twelve months. The Scotland sunrise & sunset times shown below are for Edinburgh.
|Date||Sunrise times||Sunset times|
|Saturday, 1st August 2020||05:18||21:19|
|Sunday, 16th August 2020||05:47||20:46|
|Monday, 31st August 2020||06:16||20:09|
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