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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.

  • Cloudy 14 °C

    11 °C

  • Cloudy 17 °C

    13 °C

  • Light rain 16 °C

    12 °C

  • Cloudy 16 °C

    11 °C

  • Cloudy 16 °C

    12 °C

  • Cloudy 16 °C

    13 °C

  • Light rain 16 °C

    11 °C

Friday (Friday 22 September 2017)
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Warnings
Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Clear night Partly cloudy night
<5% <5% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 °
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11 ° 11 ° 12 ° 11 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SSE 10 30 S 11 28 S 7 19 S 9 21
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG G G
Humidity Expand
79% 82% 86% 86%
UV index Expand
Sunrise: 06:57 Sunset: 19:13 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 2
Saturday (Saturday 23 September 2017)
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Warnings
Partly cloudy night Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night Sunny day Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy
<5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 12 ° 12 ° 11 ° 12 ° 12 ° 14 ° 15 ° 16 ° 17 ° 17 ° 17 ° 17 ° 17 ° 17 ° 16 ° 16 ° 16 ° 16 ° 16 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SSW 8 20 SSW 8 22 S 8 21 SSW 8 22 S 6 16 SE 6 12 SSE 5 14 SE 5 12 SE 5 11 SE 4 11 SE 5 10 WSW 4 8 SSE 4 8 S 6 10 SSE 9 15 S 9 16 SSE 8 13 SSE 7 12 SSE 7 12 SSE 6 12 SE 6 12 SE 6 12 SSE 6 13 SSE 6 12
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G G G VG VG G G G G G G G VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG G G VG
Humidity Expand
88% 88% 87% 83% 84% 88% 89% 87% 88% 86% 81% 76% 72% 70% 74% 76% 78% 78% 78% 80% 83% 84% 85% 83%
UV index Expand
1 1 1 2 2 3 2 2 1 1 1 1
Sunrise: 06:59 Sunset: 19:10 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 2
Sunday (Sunday 24 September 2017)
00:00 01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light shower day Cloudy Light rain Cloudy
10% 20% 10% 10% 20% 50% 50% 60% 20%
Temperature (°C)
15 ° 15 ° 14 ° 13 ° 14 ° 16 ° 16 ° 14 ° 13 °
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15 ° 14 ° 13 ° 12 ° 13 ° 15 ° 15 ° 14 ° 13 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SSE 6 12 SSE 6 14 SSE 7 14 SE 7 13 SE 7 13 SSE 6 12 S 4 8 E 4 6 E 3 6
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G G VG VG G G G M G
Humidity Expand
82% 83% 79% 79% 76% 75% 80% 91% 94%
UV index Expand
1 2 1
Sunrise: 07:01 Sunset: 19:07 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 2
Monday (Monday 25 September 2017)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Light rain Light rain Light rain Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
50% 50% 50% 20% 20% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
13 ° 13 ° 12 ° 13 ° 15 ° 15 ° 14 ° 13 °
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Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
12 ° 12 ° 11 ° 12 ° 14 ° 15 ° 13 ° 12 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
ESE 5 9 E 5 10 E 6 11 ESE 6 11 ESE 7 14 SE 7 13 ESE 6 11 E 6 10
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
M M G G G VG G G
Humidity Expand
94% 95% 94% 92% 86% 83% 90% 95%
UV index Expand
1 2 1
Sunrise: 07:03 Sunset: 19:05 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 2
Tuesday (Tuesday 26 September 2017)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 13 ° 15 ° 15 ° 14 ° 13 °
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Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 12 ° 14 ° 14 ° 13 ° 12 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
E 5 9 E 5 9 ESE 5 9 ESE 6 12 ESE 8 16 E 9 18 E 9 16 SE 8 14
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
M M M G VG G VG G
Humidity Expand
96% 97% 97% 93% 84% 84% 90% 92%
UV index Expand
1 2 1
Sunrise: 07:05 Sunset: 19:02 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 3
Wednesday (Wednesday 27 September 2017)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 20%
Temperature (°C)
13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 14 ° 15 ° 16 ° 15 ° 14 °
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Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
12 ° 11 ° 11 ° 12 ° 13 ° 14 ° 13 ° 12 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
ESE 8 14 ESE 9 15 SE 9 16 SE 11 20 SE 13 24 SE 12 23 SE 12 21 SE 11 21
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G G G G G VG G G
Humidity Expand
92% 92% 93% 88% 81% 79% 86% 89%
UV index Expand
1 2 1
Sunrise: 07:07 Sunset: 19:00 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
Thursday (Thursday 28 September 2017)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Light rain Light rain Light shower day Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
20% 20% 60% 50% 40% 10% 20% 10%
Temperature (°C)
14 ° 13 ° 13 ° 14 ° 15 ° 15 ° 14 ° 13 °
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Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
12 ° 12 ° 11 ° 12 ° 13 ° 13 ° 12 ° 11 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SE 11 20 SSE 11 19 SSE 10 19 SSE 11 21 S 12 23 S 12 22 S 10 18 S 10 17
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G G G G G VG VG G
Humidity Expand
90% 90% 91% 88% 81% 79% 84% 88%
UV index Expand
1 2 1
Sunrise: 07:09 Sunset: 18:57 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.

Back to the events calendar.

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