West of Scotland Rain Days Meaured from 1961-2013

Extract of Data relating to the recorded monthly Rain Days (days where >=1mm of rain fell). The “Scotland_W Days of Rain Days” dataset is an Aereal 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 & Winter 2012/2013. Dataset available here.

West of Scotland monthly Rain 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, 15:46 (UTC)
Created February 2, 2018, 14:03 (UTC)
Published on behalf of Met Office