From the beginning of December until the end of February.Winter has arrived, the shadows are long and the days are short, Temperatures are certainly quite low! Despite the chill, the winter months are particularly dry and bright compared to Autumn, making Crail a stunning destination for some Scottish winter’s golf.
Temperature: January is typically Crail’s coldest month, with temperatures averaging around 6oC (42oC). Unsurprisingly, December and February are very similar, so plenty of layers is certainly a must for winter golf at the links.
Hours of Daylight: Late December may only experience approximately 7 hours of daylight, increasing to around 10 hours as we leave February for the beginning of Spring.
Sunshine and Rainfall: Rainfall levels do fall from the end of Autumn, with around 58mm precipitation expected throughout December, dropping to an average of just over 40mm in February. Sunshine follows a similar trend, increasing from an average of 50 hours in December to around 65 hours in February.