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Edinburgh's Christmas

A Christmas tree lit for the festive season

Fri 18 Nov - Sat 7 Jan 2017

Edinburgh's Christmas is a six week season of festive entertainment between the 18 November - 7 January.

St Andrew Square and East Princes St Gardens at the heart of the city will host a variety of shows as well as ice-skating, markets and rides.

  • Cloudy 15 °C

    10 °C

  • Sunny intervals 15 °C

    9 °C

  • Cloudy 15 °C

    10 °C

  • Heavy rain 14 °C

    11 °C

  • Light rain 14 °C

    11 °C

  • Cloudy 14 °C

    10 °C

  • Cloudy 14 °C

    9 °C

Saturday (Saturday 24 June 2017)
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WSW 17 32 WSW 16 31 WSW 16 30
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
69% 69% 71%
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Sunrise: 04:27 Sunset: 22:03 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 2
Sunday (Sunday 25 June 2017)
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Precipitation probability Expand
50% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% 10% 10% 10% 40% 40% 40% 40% 10% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5%
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
WSW 16 29 WSW 16 29 WSW 16 29 W 16 29 WSW 14 27 WSW 15 28 WSW 16 30 WSW 17 30 WSW 17 30 W 18 31 W 17 31 W 17 31 W 17 30 W 17 29 W 17 30 W 17 31 W 18 31 W 17 30 W 16 28 W 16 29 W 14 25 W 13 22 W 11 21 W 10 20
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
74% 75% 76% 76% 76% 76% 76% 74% 69% 67% 64% 61% 59% 58% 60% 57% 61% 65% 61% 63% 64% 66% 70% 74%
UV index Expand
0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 2 3 4 5 5 6 5 5 4 3 2 1 1 1 0 0
Sunrise: 04:27 Sunset: 22:03 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 2
Monday (Monday 26 June 2017)
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Clear night Clear night Partly cloudy night Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Light rain Light rain
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11 ° 10 ° 9 ° 10 ° 13 ° 14 ° 14 ° 12 ° 11 °
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<5% <5% <5% <5% <5% 10% 10% 50% 50%
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
W 9 19 W 9 18 W 7 14 W 7 11 NW 3 6 E 4 8 E 9 16 ESE 9 16 E 10 17
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG VG G VG VG VG G G
Humidity Expand
75% 79% 85% 79% 62% 57% 61% 78% 85%
UV index Expand
0 0 0 1 4 4 3 1 0
Sunrise: 04:28 Sunset: 22:03 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 2
Tuesday (Tuesday 27 June 2017)
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Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Light rain Light shower day Light rain
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
E 10 18 E 13 23 E 14 26 E 15 27 ESE 15 28 ESE 14 26 ESE 14 24 E 11 19
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
M M M M M G G G
Humidity Expand
88% 90% 91% 91% 88% 85% 83% 87%
UV index Expand
0 0 1 2 3 2 1 0
Sunrise: 04:28 Sunset: 22:03 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 2
Wednesday (Wednesday 28 June 2017)
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Cloudy Light rain Cloudy Light rain Light rain Light rain Cloudy Cloudy
Warnings
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12 ° 11 ° 12 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 12 ° 12 °
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20% 50% 20% 40% 40% 40% 20% 10%
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
E 10 18 E 10 17 E 10 18 ENE 12 22 ENE 14 25 NE 15 26 NE 14 25 NE 14 23
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G G G G G G G G
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90% 92% 90% 86% 85% 84% 85% 87%
UV index Expand
0 0 1 2 4 2 1 0
Sunrise: 04:29 Sunset: 22:03 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 2
Thursday (Thursday 29 June 2017)
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Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
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NNE 13 22 N 13 21 N 14 23 N 14 23 N 15 24 N 15 25 N 15 24 N 15 23
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G G G G G G G G
Humidity Expand
89% 90% 88% 84% 79% 77% 79% 85%
UV index Expand
0 0 1 3 4 2 1 0
Sunrise: 04:30 Sunset: 22:02 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
Friday (Friday 30 June 2017)
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Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy
Warnings
Temperature (°C) arrow down
11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 12 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 11 °
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Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
9 ° 8 ° 8 ° 9 ° 10 ° 11 ° 10 ° 9 °
Precipitation probability Expand
10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
NW 14 23 NW 15 24 NW 15 25 NW 16 26 NW 16 26 NW 15 25 NW 14 24 NW 12 20
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G G G G G G VG VG
Humidity Expand
87% 86% 83% 75% 70% 69% 71% 80%
UV index Expand
0 0 1 3 4 2 1 0
Sunrise: 04:30 Sunset: 22:02 Moon phase: Waxing crescent

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18 November-7 January - Check the weather forecast before visiting Edinburgh's Christmas

Last year, the Christmas attractions were visited by over 3.6 million people.

Check the local Edinburgh weather forecast to see whether you need your winter woollies while you're out in the city centre.