Glasgow, Scotland Climate & Temperature
- Glasgow, Scotland, Uk is at 55°52'N, 4°24'W, 6 m (20 ft). See map.
- Glasgow, Scotland has a marine west coast climate that is mild with no dry season, warm summers. Heavy precipitation occurs during mild winters which are dominated by mid-latitude cyclones. Seasonality is moderate (Köppen-Geiger classification: Cfb).
- According to the Holdridge life zones system of bioclimatic classification Glasgow, Scotland is situated in or near the cool temperate wet forest biome.
- The mean temperature is 8.9 degrees Celsius (48.1 degrees Fahrenheit). See the temperatures page for a monthly breakdown and the fixed scale graph.
- Average monthly temperatures vary by 12 °C (21.6°F). This indicates that the continentality type is oceanic, subtype truly oceanic.
- In the winter time records indicate temperatures by day reach 6.3°C (43.4°F) on average falling to 1.3°C (34.4°F) overnight.
- In spring time temperatures climb reaching 12°C (53.6°F) generally in the afternoon with overnight lows of 4°C (39.2°F).
- During summer average high temperatures are 18.7°C (65.6°F) and average low temperatures are 10.3°C (50.6°F).
- Come autumn/ fall temperatures decrease achieving average highs of 12.7°C (54.8°F) during the day and lows of 6°C (42.8°F) generally shortly after sunrise.
- Total annual Precipitation averages 1109 mm (43.7 inches) which is equivalent to 1109 Litres/m² (27.2 Gallons/ft²).
- On average there are 1243 hours of sunshine per year. Visit the sunshine and daylight section to check monthly details including how high in the sky the sun reaches each month.
- If you were to burrow down through the Earth from Glasgow, Scotland you would come out nearest to the climate station at Macquarie Island, Australia where you would find a Tundra climate.
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