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Edinburgh Marathon 2017 weather forecast

Running the Edinburgh Marathon

Sat 27 MaySun 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.

  • Light rain 3 °C

    0 °C

  • Sunny intervals 3 °C

    2 °C

  • Sunny intervals 5 °C

    2 °C

  • Sunny intervals 6 °C

    2 °C

  • Sunny day 5 °C

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  • Sunny day 6 °C

    2 °C

  • Cloudy 5 °C

    1 °C

Friday (Friday 24 November 2017)
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Warnings
Heavy rain Heavy rain Sleet shower Sunny intervals Light shower night Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night
90% 80% 50% 10% 30% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SW 12 25 WSW 13 24 WSW 12 25 WSW 11 24 WSW 9 19 WSW 11 23 WSW 11 24 WSW 12 26 WSW 11 25 WSW 11 23 WSW 9 21 WSW 9 21
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
M M VG VG G VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
86% 92% 90% 86% 90% 87% 88% 86% 87% 87% 87% 88%
UV index Expand
1 1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:06 Sunset: 15:52 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 2
Saturday (Saturday 25 November 2017)
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Warnings
Partly cloudy night Clear night Clear night Partly cloudy night Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night Sunny day Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Clear night Cloudy Partly cloudy night Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night
<5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
1 ° 1 ° 1 ° 1 ° 1 ° 1 ° 1 ° 1 ° 1 ° 1 ° 1 ° 2 ° 3 ° 3 ° 3 ° 3 ° 3 ° 3 ° 3 ° 3 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
WSW 10 21 WSW 10 21 WSW 9 21 WSW 10 22 WSW 10 22 WSW 10 22 WSW 10 23 WSW 11 23 WSW 12 25 WSW 12 25 WSW 13 26 WSW 13 26 WSW 14 27 WSW 15 28 WSW 15 30 WSW 15 30 WSW 15 30 WSW 15 30 WSW 14 28 WSW 14 29 WSW 14 28 W 13 28 WSW 14 29 W 14 28
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 G VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
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90% 91% 90% 91% 88% 89% 89% 89% 87% 85% 85% 82% 81% 79% 78% 78% 81% 81% 82% 82% 83% 82% 82% 82%
UV index Expand
1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:08 Sunset: 15:51 Moon phase: First quarter Air pollution: 2
Sunday (Sunday 26 November 2017)
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Warnings
Clear night Clear night Clear night Sunny day Sunny day Sunny intervals Cloudy Light rain
<5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% 10% 60%
Temperature (°C)
2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 4 ° 4 ° 3 ° 4 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
W 14 29 W 14 28 W 13 27 W 13 27 W 12 25 W 11 21 WSW 8 17 SW 9 18
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
81% 80% 77% 78% 75% 77% 86% 87%
UV index Expand
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:10 Sunset: 15:49 Moon phase: First quarter Air pollution: 2
Monday (Monday 27 November 2017)
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Warnings
Light rain Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Light shower day Cloudy Cloudy
50% 10% 10% 10% <5% 30% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
5 ° 6 ° 5 ° 4 ° 5 ° 5 ° 3 ° 3 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SW 11 22 SW 13 26 W 14 28 WSW 13 25 WSW 15 29 WSW 15 30 WNW 13 26 WNW 11 22
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G G VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
88% 87% 83% 83% 80% 82% 85% 83%
UV index Expand
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:12 Sunset: 15:48 Moon phase: First quarter Air pollution: 2
Tuesday (Tuesday 28 November 2017)
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Warnings
Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Sunny intervals Sunny day Sunny intervals Clear night Clear night
10% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
3 ° 3 ° 3 ° 3 ° 5 ° 5 ° 4 ° 4 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
NW 11 21 NW 12 23 NW 13 25 NW 12 23 NW 12 24 NNW 14 27 NNW 14 26 NW 13 25
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
82% 81% 78% 75% 70% 71% 75% 74%
UV index Expand
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:13 Sunset: 15:47 Moon phase: First quarter Air pollution: 2
Wednesday (Wednesday 29 November 2017)
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Warnings
Clear night Clear night Clear night Sunny day Sunny day Sunny intervals Partly cloudy night Cloudy
<5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
3 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 6 ° 5 ° 4 ° 3 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
NW 14 26 NNW 15 26 NNW 14 26 NNW 14 26 NNW 14 26 NNW 14 26 NNW 13 23 NNW 13 23
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
75% 78% 77% 77% 71% 71% 78% 78%
UV index Expand
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:15 Sunset: 15:46 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous
Thursday (Thursday 30 November 2017)
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Warnings
Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night Cloudy
<5% <5% <5% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
3 ° 3 ° 2 ° 3 ° 4 ° 4 ° 3 ° 3 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
NNW 12 21 NNW 11 20 NW 11 20 NW 10 19 NNW 10 19 NNW 11 20 NNW 11 21 NNW 11 20
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG VG G VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
79% 81% 84% 83% 78% 79% 81% 80%
UV index Expand
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:17 Sunset: 15:45 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous
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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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