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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.

  • Sunny day 6 °C

    -1 °C

  • Cloudy 2 °C

    -1 °C

  • Light snow shower day 2 °C

    -3 °C

  • Heavy snow shower day 0 °C

    -4 °C

  • Light snow 0 °C

    -1 °C

  • Light snow 1 °C

    0 °C

  • Light snow 2 °C

    0 °C

Sunday (Sunday 25 February 2018)
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Warnings
Clear night
<5%
Temperature (°C)
0 °
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-3 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
E 6 15
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG
Humidity Expand
71%
UV index Expand
Sunrise: 07:15 Sunset: 17:38 Moon phase: First quarter Air pollution: 2
Monday (Monday 26 February 2018)
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Warnings
Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night
<5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% 10% <5% 10% <5% <5% <5% <5% 10% <5% 10% 10% <5%
Temperature (°C)
1 ° 0 ° 0 ° 0 ° 0 ° 0 ° 0 ° 0 ° 0 ° 1 ° 1 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 1 ° 1 ° 1 ° 0 ° 0 ° 0 ° 0 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
E 6 14 E 4 11 E 4 9 E 5 12 ESE 5 13 ESE 5 14 ESE 6 15 E 6 15 E 7 16 E 8 16 E 9 16 E 10 19 E 11 20 E 11 19 E 10 19 E 10 18 E 10 17 ENE 9 15 ENE 7 12 ENE 6 11 E 5 10 NE 4 9 N 5 10 NNW 6 12
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG VG VG VG G VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
73% 76% 78% 82% 85% 85% 81% 82% 81% 76% 70% 67% 61% 62% 61% 59% 60% 68% 69% 72% 74% 75% 77% 75%
UV index Expand
1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Sunrise: 07:13 Sunset: 17:40 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous Air pollution: 2
Tuesday (Tuesday 27 February 2018)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Partly cloudy night Cloudy Light snow Light snow shower day Sleet shower day Light snow Light snow shower night Light snow shower night
<5% 20% 60% 40% 40% 50% 60% 50%
Temperature (°C)
0 ° -1 ° 1 ° 1 ° 2 ° 1 ° -1 ° -1 °
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-4 ° -5 ° -4 ° -4 ° -4 ° -5 ° -6 ° -8 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
NNW 7 14 WNW 9 17 N 13 26 E 13 25 ENE 15 29 ENE 15 27 ENE 14 27 ENE 16 30
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG VG VG VG G G G
Humidity Expand
75% 74% 79% 81% 64% 73% 82% 74%
UV index Expand
1 1 1
Sunrise: 07:10 Sunset: 17:42 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous Air pollution: 3
Wednesday (Wednesday 28 February 2018)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Light snow shower night Light snow shower night Heavy snow shower night Heavy snow Heavy snow shower day Light snow shower day Heavy snow Light snow
40% 30% 60% 90% 70% 40% 80% 50%
Temperature (°C)
-2 ° -2 ° -3 ° -2 ° -1 ° -1 ° -3 ° -3 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
ENE 14 29 ENE 16 31 ENE 14 29 ENE 19 37 E 17 35 E 17 34 E 15 30 E 13 24
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG VG M VG VG M VG
Humidity Expand
74% 67% 75% 76% 74% 68% 83% 81%
UV index Expand
1 1 1
Sunrise: 07:08 Sunset: 17:44 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous Air pollution: 3
Thursday (Thursday 1 March 2018)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Light snow Heavy snow Light snow Light snow Light snow shower day Light snow Light snow shower night Light snow
70% 80% 60% 50% 50% 60% 40% 60%
Temperature (°C)
-2 ° -3 ° -2 ° -1 ° -1 ° -1 ° -1 ° -1 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
ENE 13 26 E 16 33 E 20 39 E 21 41 E 22 45 E 22 43 E 22 43 E 23 44
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG M VG VG VG G VG G
Humidity Expand
77% 82% 80% 79% 77% 81% 80% 82%
UV index Expand
1 1 1
Sunrise: 07:05 Sunset: 17:46 Moon phase: Full Air pollution: 3
Friday (Friday 2 March 2018)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Light snow Light snow Light snow Light snow Light snow Overcast Overcast Overcast
50% 60% 50% 50% 50% 30% 30% 30%
Temperature (°C)
-1 ° 0 ° 0 ° 0 ° 0 ° 1 ° 1 ° 1 °
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-8 ° -7 ° -7 ° -7 ° -7 ° -6 ° -6 ° -6 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
E 23 43 E 23 43 E 25 47 E 24 46 E 24 45 E 24 44 E 23 42 E 21 39
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
82% 82% 83% 80% 80% 82% 84% 83%
UV index Expand
1 1 1
Sunrise: 07:03 Sunset: 17:48 Moon phase: Full
Saturday (Saturday 3 March 2018)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Overcast Light snow Light snow Light snow Overcast Light snow Overcast Cloudy
30% 60% 60% 60% 30% 60% 20% 20%
Temperature (°C)
1 ° 1 ° 1 ° 1 ° 2 ° 1 ° 1 ° 1 °
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-6 ° -5 ° -5 ° -4 ° -4 ° -3 ° -3 ° -3 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
E 20 37 E 18 34 E 16 31 E 15 29 E 15 28 E 13 25 E 12 22 ENE 11 20
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
86% 88% 88% 87% 83% 85% 88% 88%
UV index Expand
1 1 1
Sunrise: 07:00 Sunset: 17:51 Moon phase: Full
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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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