Climate of London
London has a oceanic climate. There is rainfall during all months of the year. The average annual temperature for London is 14° degrees and there is about 283 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 162 days a year with an average humidity of 82% and an UV-index of 3.
Climate averages for the whole year
- Day: the average daily temperature during the day is between 7°C and 22°C
- Night:the average nighttime temperature is between 2°C and 13°C
- Rain: it rains 157 days and there is a total of approximately 283 mm rainfall
- Snow: it snows an average of 8 days per year
- Sun hours: throughout the year there are 2178 sun hours
|Maximum temperature:||between 7°C and 22°C|
|Warmest month:||22°C in July|
|Coldest month:||7°C in January|
|Night temperature:||between 2°C and 13°C|
|Dry days:||200 days|
|Days with rain:||157 days|
|Days with snow:||8 days|
|Total rain sum:||283 mm|
|Hours of sunshine:||2178 hours|
This graph shows the average maximum temperature (red) and minimum temperature (blue) for London.
This graph shows the average amount of rainfall per month for London.
Do you want to go to London?
These are the travel companies where you can book a trip to London:
Climate table of London
In this climate table you can see at a glance what the average weather per month is for London. The data has been collected over a 30-year period, from which an average per month has been derived. From year to year the differences may be larger or smaller, but with this climate table you have a good idea of what the weather for London might be like in a given month.
|Day temp. (°C)||7||7||11||14||17||20||22||21||19||15||10||8|
|Night temp. (°C)||2||2||3||5||8||10||13||13||11||9||6||3|
|Days with rain||13||11||12||14||16||15||16||14||11||11||12||12|
|Days with snow||2||3||1||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||2|
|Sun hours per day||4||4||5||8||7||7||8||8||7||5||4||4|
|Wind force (Bft)||3||3||3||3||3||3||3||3||3||3||3||3|
Best time to visit London
The best time to visit London in England is from June through September. In this period you have a pleasant temperature and almost no precipitation. The highest average temperature in London is 22°C in July and the lowest is 7°C in January.
Climate of London by month
What is the average climate in a given month for London? Click on a month to see all monthly averages for sunshine, maximum and minimum temperatures, percent chance of rain per day, snowfall and number of rainy days.
London weather experiences
Have you been to in London?
Submit your London weather experience today and get a chance to win £100!