Summer Migrant Dates

Summer Migrant Arrival Dates 1996 - 2019

2017 dates are the latest we have figures for
2019 dates will be updated when known and be shown in red
The list is sorted under average arrival date

SpeciesEarliestLatestAverage2017, 2019 in red
Sand Martin23/02/0821/03/0608-Mar05-Mar, 24-Feb
Wheatear28/02/9825/03/0610-Mar06-Mar, 28-Feb
Swallow08/03/1528/03/9819-Mar06-Mar, 06-Feb
White Wagtail01/03/0709/04/9723-Mar11-Mar, 17-Mar
House Martin04/03/9707/04/0724-Mar13-Mar, 23-Mar
Willow Warbler13/03/1101/04/0724-Mar27-Mar, 22-Mar
Ring Ouzel09/02/0828/04/9927-Mar10-Apr, 24-Mar
Little Ringed Plover12/03/1530/04/9428-Mar17-Mar, 17-Mar
Tree Pipit16/03/9227/04/9103-Apr04-Apr, 03-Apr
Garganey13/03/9305/05/0004-Apr08-Apr, 23-Mar
Redstart17/03/1121/04/9004-Apr30-Mar, 31-Mar
Yellow Wagtail21/03/9220/04/9007-Apr02-Apr, 03-Apr
Osprey20/03/1419/05/9409-Apr27-Mar, 31-Mar
Sedge Warbler30/03/0718/04/9809-Apr08-Apr, 07-Apr
Whimbrel29/03/0218/04/9810-Apr07-Apr, 07-Apr
Common Tern30/03/0621/04/9810-Apr30-Mar, 07-Apr
Reed Warbler01/04/1528/04/9111-Apr01-Apr, 02-Apr
Whitethroat25/03/1224/04/9012-Apr04-Apr, 25-Mar
Cuckoo06/04/0520/04/9712-Apr10-Apr, 13-Apr
Grasshopper Warbler28/03/9724/04/9613-Apr06-Apr, 09-Apr
Pied Flycatcher30/03/0219/05/0712-Apr18-Apr, 03-Apr
Sandwich Tern18/02/1229/05/9513-Apr18-Apr, 23-Mar
Arctic Tern29/03/1526/04/9515-Apr22-Apr, 23 Apr
Garden Warbler29/03/9028/04/9116-Apr15-Apr, 11-Apr
Swift08/04/0127/04/9017-Apr16-Apr, 17-Apr
Hobby30/03/9028/04/9117-Apr17-Apr, 04-Apr
Lesser Whitethroat10/04/1027/04/9118-Apr09-Apr, 13-Apr
Whinchat14/04/0928/04/9020-Apr18-Apr, 19 Apr
Wood Warbler08/04/9802/05/0821-Apr21-Apr, 22-Apr
Nightingale08/04/0207/05/0822-Apr01-May
Black Tern14/04/1314/05/0924-Apr26-Apr, 19 Apr
Little Tern16/04/1530/05/1727-Apr30-May, 23-Apr
Spotted Flycatcher21/04/0317/05/0901-May06-May, 20-Apr
Turtle Dove05/04/7011-May
Quail08/05/9629/06/9101-Jun27-May

Taken from the Avon Bird Report 2017 which has details of arrival and departure dates for 
both summer and winter visitors