Isle of Skye
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Best time to visit Isle of Skye

The best time to visit Isle of Skye, Scotland is January through September and November and December. In this period you have a very cold temperature and sometimes precipitation. On the island of Isle of Skye, the warmest month is July with 58°F and the coldest is January with 45°F.

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In the table below you can quickly find the average monthly weather in Isle of Skye, the temperature per month or the period with the highest rainfall. Monthly average climate data is based on data from the last 30 years.

Climate Isle of Skye by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°F) 45 45 46 49 52 56 58 58 57 54 49 47
Precipitation (inch) 46 34 37 20 24 17 24 31 33 54 45 48



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Isle of Skye weather

The weather for Isle of Skye over the next 14 days will be 54°F till 73° with several days chance of light rain showers till heavy rain. The water temperature will be 55°F.

5-day weather forecast Isle of Skye

Weather
Max/min
Precip
Wind
Water
UV
Wednesday
17 august
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57°F
43°F
0.0 in
20%
3 Bft
SE
13°F
5
Thursday
18 august
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59°F
54°F
0.5 in
40%
6 Bft
S
13°F
4
Friday
19 august
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57°F
52°F
1.5 in
65%
6 Bft
SSW
13°F
5
Saturday
20 august
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54°F
50°F
8.1 in
90%
7 Bft
SSW
13°F
4
Sunday
21 august
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57°F
50°F
2.1 in
75%
5 Bft
SW
13°F
3

View the 14 day weather forecast for Isle of Skye


Climate Isle of Skye

The island Isle of Skye has a oceanic climate. There is rainfall during all months of the year. The average annual temperature for Isle of Skye is 22° degrees and there is about 412 inch of rain in a year. It is dry for 78 days a year with an average humidity of 80% and an UV-index of 3.

Isle of Skye

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°F) 45 45 46 49 52 56 58 58 57 54 49 47
Night temp. (°F) 42 41 42 45 48 52 54 55 53 50 46 43
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (inch) 46 34 37 20 24 17 24 31 33 54 45 48
Days with rain 24 20 22 19 19 17 21 24 23 23 22 24
Days with snow 2 2 1 - - - - - - - - 1
Dry days 5 6 8 11 12 13 10 7 7 8 8 6
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 3 4 5 7 8 9 8 6 6 4 4 3
Wind force (Bft) 5 5 5 4 4 3 4 4 4 4 5 5
UV-index 2 2 3 3 4 4 4 4 4 3 2 2

Isle of Skye weather by month

What is the average Isle of Skye weather like in a given month? Let's find out! Click on a month to check all the monthly averages for sunshine, temperature highs and lows, percentage chance of rain per day, snowfall accumulation and number of rainy days.


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Frequently asked questions

Where is Isle of Skye?

Isle of Skye is an island belonging to Scotland. It lies in a straight line 3,125 miles from New York.

The coordinates of Isle of Skye are:

  • Latitude: 57.5359261
  • Longitude: -6.2262725

The GPS coordinates are 57° 32' N, 6° 13' W

How long is the flight to Isle of Skye?

The flight time from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to Isle of Skye is approximately 11 h. 10 min.

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What is the currency of Isle of Skye?

On Isle of Skye, the Pound sterling (GBP) is used for payment.

Exchange rates on 17 August 2022

  • 1 US dollar = 0.75 Pound sterling
  • 1 Pound sterling = 1.33 US dollar
  • 100 US dollar = 75.44 Pound sterling
  • 100 Pound sterling = 132.55 US dollar

What is the area code of Isle of Skye?

The area code to call Isle of Skye is +44.