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Edinburgh Marathon 2017 weather forecast

Running the Edinburgh Marathon

Sat 27 May - Sun 28 May 2017

The Edinburgh Marathon on 28 May is part of a huge summer of sport in Scotland.

Held over the Spring bank holiday weekend, the Edinburgh Marathon is one of nine races being held over the Edinburgh Marathon Festival weekend between 27-28 May.

There will also be a 5 km, 10 km, half marathon, team relay and junior races over the weekend. Check the official Edinburgh Marathon website for more information

Starting at Arthur's Seat, marathon runners will pass both 'Porty Prom' and Gosford House on the 26 mile route. Recognised as a flat and fast route, the course is often popular with first time marathon runners or individuals racing for a personal best.

You can check the weather forecast for other events through the Events calendar.

  • Cloudy 19 °C

    14 °C

  • Light shower day 18 °C

    12 °C

  • Cloudy 16 °C

    12 °C

  • Light shower day 17 °C

    12 °C

  • Sunny intervals 17 °C

    12 °C

  • Light shower day 17 °C

    12 °C

  • Light shower day 17 °C

    12 °C

Tuesday (Tuesday 25 July 2017)
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87% 81% 76% 73% 68% 65% 64% 64% 66% 65% 65% 67% 68% 71% 75% 79% 81%
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1 1 2 2 3 4 5 4 4 3 2 2 1 1 1 0 0
Sunrise: 05:04 Sunset: 21:34 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 2
Wednesday (Wednesday 26 July 2017)
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Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light rain Light rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Light rain Heavy rain Light shower day Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny day Sunny intervals Sunny day Sunny intervals Partly cloudy night Light shower night
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SSE 4 9 SE 3 6 SE 4 8 SSE 4 10 SE 4 9 SE 5 10 SE 5 9 ESE 5 9 ESE 7 12 ESE 8 15 ESE 9 18 SE 10 22 S 14 27 SSW 14 26 SW 15 27 WSW 14 26 WSW 15 28 WSW 15 27 WSW 14 26 WSW 13 24 WSW 10 19 SW 8 15 SSW 6 12 SSW 7 13
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0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 1 1 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 1 1 1 1 0 0
Sunrise: 05:05 Sunset: 21:32 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 2
Thursday (Thursday 27 July 2017)
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SSW 7 14 SW 9 18 SSW 8 16 SSW 9 17 SSW 13 26 SSW 14 28 SSW 14 28 SSW 12 24 SSW 11 21
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80% 81% 84% 82% 68% 65% 67% 72% 80%
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0 0 0 1 3 5 3 1 0
Sunrise: 05:07 Sunset: 21:30 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 2
Friday (Friday 28 July 2017)
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Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Sunny intervals Light shower day Light shower day Cloudy Cloudy
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SSW 11 20 SSW 10 20 SSW 11 21 SW 15 30 SW 16 31 SW 15 30 SW 13 25 SSW 10 19
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VG VG VG VG VG VG VG G
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84% 86% 84% 76% 67% 64% 69% 82%
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0 0 1 3 6 3 1 0
Sunrise: 05:09 Sunset: 21:29 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 2
Saturday (Saturday 29 July 2017)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
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Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Sunny intervals Light shower day Light shower day Partly cloudy night
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SSW 9 17 SW 8 14 SSW 10 18 SSW 13 25 SW 14 28 WSW 14 28 WSW 11 21 SW 10 19
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
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86% 89% 88% 79% 73% 69% 75% 83%
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Sunrise: 05:11 Sunset: 21:27 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 2
Sunday (Sunday 30 July 2017)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
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Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light shower day Heavy shower day Light shower day Clear night
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SW 10 19 SW 10 18 SSW 10 18 SW 13 25 SW 14 27 SW 13 26 SW 11 22 SSW 9 17
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
88% 89% 87% 76% 71% 71% 74% 83%
UV index Expand
0 0 1 3 4 3 1 0
Sunrise: 05:12 Sunset: 21:25 Moon phase: First quarter
Monday (Monday 31 July 2017)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
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Partly cloudy night Cloudy Light shower day Cloudy Light shower day Light shower day Light shower day Partly cloudy night
<5% 10% 30% 20% 40% 30% 30% 30%
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SSW 9 16 SSW 8 15 SSW 9 17 WSW 11 23 SW 12 25 SW 11 22 SW 10 19 SSW 8 16
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG G VG VG VG VG VG
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89% 90% 89% 78% 71% 70% 74% 81%
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0 0 1 3 5 3 1 0
Sunrise: 05:14 Sunset: 21:23 Moon phase: First quarter
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28 May - Will you be cheering on the Edinburgh marathon competitors? Check the weather forecast.

Weather for runners

Runners will be looking for a fine spring day to help them get around the 26.2 mile course. A mild, but not hot, day with a light breeze will be wanted by both runners and spectators alike.

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