When is the best time to go to Aberdeen?

When is the best time to go to Aberdeen? Here's some information to help you in your decision:

  • The best months for good weather in Aberdeen are July and August
  • The coldest months are January and February
  • The rainiest months are June, July and August

Annual weather in Aberdeen

For full information about the climate and weather in Aberdeen a specific month, click on the corresponding line below:

January 40°F/43°F
February 40°F/43°F
March 40°F/47°F
April 43°F/50°F
May 47°F/54°F
June 52°F/59°F
July 56°F/63°F
August 56°F/63°F
September 52°F/59°F
October 49°F/54°F
November 45°F/49°F
December 41°F/45°F

Weather and climate in Aberdeen

Aberdeen enjoys a temperate oceanic climate (with warm summer) in accordance with the Köppen-Geiger classification. The yearly average maximum temperature in Aberdeen is 52°F (ranging from 43°F in january to 63°F in july). Annual rainfall is 41.3in, with a minimum of 2in in april and a maximum of 5in in july.
  • From january to march the climate is very unfavorable. The record temperature this month is 61°F and it rains about 2.4in each month.
  • Between april and may the climate is bad. At lunchtime, it's 54°F in average and it rains in may about 3in.
  • Between the months of june and september the climate is correct. In average, on the morning it is 52°F and you can expect to have 2.9in of rainfall/month during this period.
  • Between the months of october and november the climate is bad. the thermometer goes up to 49°F°C and it rains about 3.4in each month.
  • In december the climate is very bad. The record temperature this month is 56°F and it rains about 3.4in each month.

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Charts: temperature and rainfall in Aberdeen

In the charts below, you can see the following seasonal norms for the city of Aberdeen: the minimum and maximum outdoor temperature, the risk and amount of monthly rainfall, daily average sunshine, sea temperature, and relative humidity for each month of the year.

Outside temperature

Precipitation (rainfall)

Daily sunshine hours

Sea temperature


Peak visitor numbers and tourist seasons in Aberdeen

Find out when Aberdeen has its high tourist season (the period when the influx of tourists is highest) and off-peak tourist season using our data and figures.

Tourist seasons in Aberdeen

  • Very low season in Aberdeen
    The months with the lowest number of tourists are: January, February and March.
  • Low season in Aberdeen
    The months with low numbers of tourists are: April and May.
  • High season in Aberdeen
    The number of visitors to Aberdeen is high in: June, October, November and December.
  • Peek season in Aberdeen
    The largest number of tourists visiting Aberdeen is during: July, August and September.

Figure: Visitor index for Aberdeen month by month

Best time for low prices in Aberdeen

Average prices of hotels in Aberdeen month by month

Generally, March is the month with the lowest hotel prices in Aberdeen. So this is a great time to save on your holiday! In contrast, September is statistically the most expensive month of the year for hotels.

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Average price for flights to Aberdeen

A return flight between London and Aberdeen is generally cheaper if you go in march ($ 150 on average): this is the best time for travellers on a tight budget. In contrast, you may end up paying $ 84 more for your airline ticket to Aberdeen if you go in october.

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