Average June Sunshine in the United Kingdom

The tables below give June averages for the number of hours with sunshine at cities and towns throughout the United Kingdom. The monthly totals are based on weather data collected from 1981 to 2010.

You can jump to a separate table for: Southern England, Northern England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland.

The UK as a whole has an average 183 hours of sun in June.

Southern England

Total June sunshine
Place Hours
Birmingham 164
Cambridge 177
Eastbourne 240
Exeter 222
Ipswich 209
London 181
Lowestoft 181
Newquay 216
Oxford 191

Northern England

Average amount of sun in June
Place Hours
Blackpool 201
Grimsby 182
Malham Tarn, Yorkshire Dales 137
Manchester 173
Newcastle 165
Penrith 162
Sheffield 180


Average June sun
Place Hours
Aberporth 206
Aberystwyth 178
Cardiff 190
Tenby 210
Valley, Anglesey 208


Number of sunny hours in June on average
Place Hours
Aberdeen 164
Dundee 187
Edinburgh 171
Forres 159
Glasgow 159
Kirkwall, Orkney Islands 149
Lerwick, Shetland Islands 146
Oban 170
Stornoway, Outer Hebrides 166
Tiree, Inner Hebrides 206

Northern Ireland

Average total sunshine in June
Place Hours
Armagh 144
Belfast 168
Londonderry 141
United Kingdom Sunshine
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