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Rural attractions and accommodation often closed.
Snow on the hills November to March.
Gets dark at 4pm in December.
Can be very cold and wet from November to March.
Wildflowers and rhododendrons bloom in May and June.
Statistically, the best chance of dry weather, minus midges.
June evenings have daylight till 11pm.
Accommodation prices 10% to 20% higher (book ahead if possible).
Warmest time of year, but often wet.
Midges at their worst in Highlands and islands.
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