Shetland Weather in November

What's the weather like in Shetland (Scotland) in November 2023?

The climate in Shetland during November can be summarized as cool and wet.

November is in the fall / autumn in Shetland and is typically the 5th coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a cool 7°C (45°F), whilst at night 3°C (38°F) is normal.

Shetland weather averages (imperial / metric)
Daytime temperature 7.4°C 45.3°F
Nightly temperature 3.2°C 37.8°F
Average temperature 5.3°C 41.5°F
Daily sunshine 1.3 hrs
Avg rainfall 140 mm 5.5 ins
Rainy days 25 days
Sea temperature 9.9°C 49.7°F
Humidity 89%
Windspeed 27.7kph 17 mph

On average November is the wettest month of the year in Shetland with around 140mm 5.5 inches of rain making it a wet time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 25 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 1.3 hours of sunshine per day.

November temperatures in Shetland

Shetland average temperature in November

November rainfall

Shetland average rain in November

November hourly sunshine

Shetland average rain in November

The data used in these monthly averages covers a period of over 100 years right up until last year. As such they are a valid prediction of what to expect for the weather in Shetland in November 2023.

Other monthly averages

Best places to visit in November

UV index Best time to go?

Shetland weather stats

Shetland weather statistics
Hottest month: August 14.2°C 57.6°F
Driest month: June 59mm 2.3ins
Sunniest month: April 4.9hrs
Coldest month: February 5.2°C 41.4°F
Wettest month: November 140mm 5.5ins
Map showing location of Shetland (60.15456, -1.14899)

Locations nearby

Top United Kingdom locations

Change units