The best times to visit Lochmaben for ideal weather are

June 25th to August 12th

based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.



Other Lochmaben Travel Info

Weather in Lochmaben


Average temperatures in Lochmaben vary somewhat. Considering humidity, temperatures feel cold for most of the year with a chance of rain or snow throughout most of the year. The area is far less temperate than some — in the 3rd percentile for pleasant weather — compared to tourist destinations worldwide. Weeks with ideal weather are listed above. If you’re looking for the very warmest time to visit Lochmaben, the hottest months are July, August, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally late July where highs are regularly around 65.8°F (18.8°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 45.8°F (7.7°C) at night.

Lochmaben Temperatures (Fahrenheit)


Lochmaben Temperatures (Celsius)


“Feels-Like” Temperatures

The way we experience weather isn’t all about temperature. Higher temperatures affect us much more at higher humidity, and colder temperatures feel piercing with high winds. Our perceived temperatures factor in humidity and wind chill to better represent how hot or cold the day feels to a person.

Lochmaben Perceived Temperature (F)


Lochmaben Perceived Temperature (C)



Average Lochmaben Temperatures by Month

Daily highs (averaged for the month) usually give the best indication of the weather. A significantly lower mean and low generally just means it gets colder at night.

Show Fahrenheit

Month Avg. High (°F) Avg. Mean (°F) Avg. Low (°F)
Jan 40.8 36.5 30.6
Feb 42.5 36.8 29.9
Mar 46.1 39 30.7
Apr 52.8 43.7 33.3
May 56.7 48.3 37.5
Jun 61.8 53.4 42.9
Jul 64.6 56.3 44.5
Aug 62.8 55.2 44.3
Sep 59.4 51.8 40.3
Oct 53.6 47 37.6
Nov 46.6 41.5 34.3
Dec 41.4 36.4 30.1

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 4.9 2.5 -0.8
Feb 5.8 2.7 -1.2
Mar 7.8 3.9 -0.7
Apr 11.6 6.5 0.7
May 13.7 9.1 3.1
Jun 16.6 11.9 6.1
Jul 18.1 13.5 6.9
Aug 17.1 12.9 6.8
Sep 15.2 11 4.6
Oct 12 8.3 3.1
Nov 8.1 5.3 1.3
Dec 5.2 2.4 -1.1



Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Lochmaben are April, March, and then May. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around mid April. For example, on the week of April 16th there is 1 day of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in mid August with an average of 4 days of significant precipitation the week of August 13th.

When can you find snow in Lochmaben? Weather stations report large amounts of snow likely to be deepest around April, especially close to early to mid April. The best time to ski (if at all) in Lochmaben is often around around April 9th when fresh powder is deepest. Please note that a value of 0 for snow in the graph below may either mean there was no snow, or that snow is unreported.

Chance of Precipitation

The graph below shows the % chance of rainy and snowy days in Lochmaben.

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Lochmaben (in).

Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 48% 3.1 8.4
Feb 38% 1.7 5.1
Mar 34% 1.7 5.1
Apr 32% 9.7 3.7
May 34% 0 4.6
Jun 35% 0 4.4
Jul 46% 0 6.2
Aug 51% 2 7.1
Sep 36% 0 4.5
Oct 46% 0.8 7.5
Nov 51% 1.4 8.4
Dec 46% 3 8.8

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 48 7.9 21.3
Feb 38 4.3 13
Mar 34 4.3 13
Apr 32 24.6 9.4
May 34 0 11.7
Jun 35 0 11.2
Jul 46 0 15.7
Aug 51 5.1 18
Sep 36 0 11.4
Oct 46 2 19.1
Nov 51 3.6 21.3
Dec 46 7.6 22.4


Humidity and Wind

Lochmaben has some extremely humid months, and high humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is May (73.1% relative humidity), and the most humid month is December (88.1%).

Wind in Lochmaben is usually moderate. The windiest month is January, followed by March and December. January’s average wind speed of around 8.1 knots (9.3 MPH or 14.9 KPH) is considered “a gentle breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in early March where average top sustained speeds reach 16.6 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Lochmaben.

Avg. Relative Humidity


The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.

Max Sustained Wind
Average Daily Wind

Average Wind Speeds

Show Wind Speeds

All wind speeds are in knots. 1 knot = 1.15 MPH or 1.85 KPH.

Month Avg. Wind Avg. Wind Feel Sustained High Wind High Wind Feel
Jan 8.1 Gentle breeze 14.2 Significant breeze
Feb 7.1 Gentle breeze 13 Significant breeze
Mar 7.9 Gentle breeze 14.2 Significant breeze
Apr 7.3 Gentle breeze 13.4 Significant breeze
May 7.7 Gentle breeze 13.7 Significant breeze
Jun 6.2 Light breeze 11.6 Significant breeze
Jul 6.1 Light breeze 11.5 Significant breeze
Aug 6.1 Light breeze 12.1 Significant breeze
Sep 6.2 Light breeze 12 Significant breeze
Oct 6.9 Light breeze 12.8 Significant breeze
Nov 7.4 Gentle breeze 13.4 Significant breeze
Dec 7.8 Gentle breeze 14.4 Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 86.7%
Feb 85.1%
Mar 80%
Apr 75.4%
May 73.1%
Jun 75.5%
Jul 79%
Aug 81.7%
Sep 82%
Oct 85.7%
Nov 87.1%
Dec 88.1%


Is it Safe to Travel to Lochmaben?

Our best data indicates this area is somewhat safe. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are travel warnings for the United Kingdom; exercise a high degree of caution. Check this page for any recent changes or regions to avoid: Travel Advice and Advisories. This advisory was last updated on Sep 06, 2019.


The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Lochmaben, the United Kingdom is July, followed by January and September. Prices for hotels and flights will be most expensive during these months, though you can save if you purchase well in advance. Tourists are unlikely to visit Lochmaben in December. Those willing to visit at these times will likely find it the least expensive month.

Estimated Tourism by Month


Most Popular Months to Visit

Tourists Seeking Accommodations

Tourism graph is based on Google searches for services used by tourists relative to the rest of the year. Tourism data for this area is extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 66.4 in December means 66.4% of the tourists vs. July.



Overall Lochmaben Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 61.3°F (16.3°C) and 44.8°F (7.1°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is very common with 10 to 11 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is the slowest for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for deals.

Summer (June through August)

The middle-year months have comfortably cool weather with high temperatures that are brisk. These months see moderate precipitation with 11 to 16 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Lochmaben, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 61.2°F (16.2°C) and 42.6°F (5.9°C), which will feel chilly given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a great amount: 11 to 15 days per month. Tourism is fairly slow during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be lower priced.

Winter (December through February)

Weather is too cold this time of year in Lochmaben to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 44.8°F (7.1°C) and 40.1°F (4.5°C). On average, it rains or snows a very great amount: 11 to 15 times per month. These times of year are the second busiest with tourists.


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