West of Scotland Days of Air Frost Measured from 1961-2013

Extract of Data relating to the recorded monthly Air Frost Days. The dataset entitled Scotland_W Days of Air Frost is an Areal series, starting from 1961. Allowances have been made for topographic, coastal and urban effects where relationships are found to exist.


  • Winter = Dec-Feb
  • Spring = Mar-May
  • Summer = June-Aug
  • Autumn = Sept-Nov

Note: (Winter: Year refers to Jan/Feb).

Monthly values are ranked and displayed to 1 decimal point Where values are equal, rankings are based in order of year descending. Data are provisional from January 2013 and Winter 2012/2013. Data set can be examined here.

West of Scotland monthly Air Frost Days from 1961 - 2013 are compiled using the main Glasgow Weather station based in Bishopton. Data is collected from numerous weather stations including those based in Glasgow.

Last updated 01/07/2013.

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Maintainer Glasgow City Council
Last Updated February 2, 2018, 15:41 (UTC)
Created February 2, 2018, 13:47 (UTC)
Published on behalf of Met Office