Dumfries, United Kingdom
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Climate & Best time to visit Dumfries

Climate in Dumfries:

Best time to visit Dumfries:

Spring (March to May):

  • Spring brings milder temperatures ranging from 5-15°C (41-59°F) on average.
  • It's a lovely time when flowers bloom, and landscapes become vibrant. It's ideal for exploring the countryside, castles, and historical sites.

Summer (June to August):

  • Summers are generally mild, with temperatures ranging from 10-20°C (50-68°F).
  • It's the peak tourist season due to pleasant weather. It's perfect for outdoor activities, hiking, visiting the Highlands, and exploring cities like Edinburgh.

Fall / Autumn (September to November):

  • Autumn sees temperatures gradually cooling down, ranging from 5-15°C (41-59°F).
  • It's a beautiful time to witness the changing colors of foliage, especially in the countryside and national parks.

Winter (December to February):

  • Winters are cool, with temperatures ranging from 0-7°C (32-45°F) on average.
  • It's a quieter time for tourism, but cities like Edinburgh and Glasgow offer festive atmospheres during the holiday season. It's also a good time for winter sports in the Highlands.

Money & Prices

Currency in United Kingdom:

Pound sterling (GBP)

How expensive is a trip to Dumfries?

Eating out:
Simple meal:
14.34 USD
Fast food meal:
7.33 USD
Mid-range meal:
35.83 USD
Bottle of water:
1.47 USD
Soft drink:
1.71 USD
3.48 USD
Local Beer:
2.44 USD
Public transport - one way ticket:
3.13 USD
Taxi - 1km:
1.62 USD
Refer to the Hotels section for the most up-to-date accommodation prices.
* Prices are approximate. Make sure to check the latest exchange rates when planning your trip.

Day Trips

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General information

United Kingdom general information:

Voltage: 230 V, Frequency: 50 Hz
  • Type G (British/Irish 3-pin)

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