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Regional values - Annual 2001

These regional values use the latest available data from the UK climate network of observing stations. They show the Met Office's best assessment of the weather that was experienced across the UK. The columns headed 'Anom' (anomaly) show the differences from or percentages of the long-term averages.

Met Office defined regions that are used in the table below:
General regions map |  Districts map

The following table shows comparisons with the 1971 to 2000 averages.

Regional values compared with 1971 to 2000
Region Max temp Min temp Mean temp Sunshine Rainfall Days rain >=1mm Days air frost
  Actual
[°C]
Anom
[°C]
Actual
[°C]
Anom
[°C]
Actual
[°C]
Anom
[°C]
Actual
[hours]
Anom
[%]
Actual
[mm]
Anom
[%]
Actual
[days]
Anom
[days]
Actual
[days]
Anom
[days]
UK 12.4 0.3 5.3 0.2 8.8 0.2 1411.8 104 1052.8 93 154.6 0.2 66.5 10.9
England 13.5 0.3 5.9 0.3 9.7 0.3 1548.7 106 862.8 103 137.6 6.4 60.0 10.2
Wales 12.6 0.3 5.6 0.1 9.1 0.2 1421.9 102 1349.2 94 165.1 -0.4 61.0 12.0
Scotland 10.7 0.2 4.1 0.1 7.4 0.2 1203.3 101 1315.8 86 178.5 -7.3 81.4 12.5
N Ireland 12.5 0.3 5.4 0.2 8.9 0.2 1285.6 104 899.0 81 163.1 -13.9 51.8 6.6
England & Wales 13.3 0.3 5.9 0.2 9.6 0.3 1531.2 105 930.0 101 141.4 5.5 60.2 10.4
England N 12.5 0.4 5.2 0.1 8.8 0.3 1445.8 107 907.6 96 143.7 1.4 72.2 14.8
England S 14.0 0.3 6.3 0.3 10.1 0.3 1603.1 105 839.1 107 134.4 9.1 53.6 7.7
Scotland N 10.2 0.1 3.9 0.1 7.0 0.1 1106.9 101 1458.3 87 194.4 -10.0 81.7 12.0
Scotland E 10.7 0.2 3.7 0.1 7.2 0.2 1268.3 101 1029.8 91 157.7 -1.7 90.6 11.9
Scotland W 11.4 0.3 4.7 0.1 8.0 0.2 1262.8 101 1430.1 83 179.0 -9.7 71.6 14.1
England E & NE 12.6 0.4 5.1 0.2 8.9 0.3 1490.9 108 786.1 104 135.9 6.8 72.6 15.5
England NW & Wales N 12.4 0.3 5.4 0.1 8.9 0.2 1401.0 105 1175.3 91 163.0 0.2 67.5 13.3
Midlands 13.4 0.4 5.7 0.2 9.5 0.3 1485.7 106 794.3 101 131.0 0.9 65.3 12.5
East Anglia 14.1 0.3 6.4 0.4 10.2 0.3 1607.3 105 779.6 129 137.8 24.9 52.9 7.0
England SW & Wales S 13.4 0.3 6.3 0.2 9.8 0.3 1570.8 105 1175.8 94 153.6 -0.8 48.9 7.7
England SE & Central S 14.3 0.3 6.5 0.4 10.4 0.4 1672.4 105 860.8 111 128.9 8.9 52.0 5.0

The following table shows comparisons with the 1961 to 1990 averages.

Regional values compared with 1961 to 1990
Region Max temp Min temp Mean temp Sunshine Rainfall Days rain >=1mm Days air frost
  Actual
[°C]
Anom
[°C]
Actual
[°C]
Anom
[°C]
Actual
[°C]
Anom
[°C]
Actual
[hours]
Anom
[%]
Actual
[mm]
Anom
[%]
Actual
[days]
Anom
[days]
Actual
[days]
Anom
[days]
UK 12.4 0.6 5.3 0.4 8.8 0.5 1411.8 106 1052.8 96 154.6 0.6 66.5 5.6
England 13.5 0.7 5.9 0.5 9.7 0.6 1548.7 108 862.8 104 137.6 5.9 60.0 4.9
Wales 12.6 0.6 5.6 0.4 9.1 0.5 1421.9 103 1349.2 96 165.1 0.5 61.0 6.2
Scotland 10.7 0.5 4.1 0.3 7.4 0.4 1203.3 102 1315.8 89 178.5 -5.8 81.4 7.6
N Ireland 12.5 0.5 5.4 0.4 8.9 0.5 1285.6 104 899.0 82 163.1 -13.2 51.8 0.9
England & Wales 13.3 0.7 5.9 0.5 9.6 0.6 1531.2 107 930.0 103 141.4 5.2 60.2 5.1
England N 12.5 0.7 5.2 0.4 8.8 0.5 1445.8 109 907.6 96 143.7 0.8 72.2 9.5
England S 14.0 0.7 6.3 0.6 10.1 0.6 1603.1 107 839.1 109 134.4 8.6 53.6 2.5
Scotland N 10.2 0.4 3.9 0.3 7.0 0.3 1106.9 102 1458.3 90 194.4 -7.9 81.7 7.2
Scotland E 10.7 0.5 3.7 0.4 7.2 0.4 1268.3 103 1029.8 93 157.7 -1.8 90.6 7.0
Scotland W 11.4 0.6 4.7 0.3 8.0 0.4 1262.8 101 1430.1 86 179.0 -7.3 71.6 8.8
England E & NE 12.6 0.7 5.1 0.4 8.9 0.6 1490.9 110 786.1 104 135.9 5.3 72.6 10.4
England NW & Wales N 12.4 0.6 5.4 0.3 8.9 0.5 1401.0 106 1175.3 92 163.0 1.1 67.5 7.7
Midlands 13.4 0.7 5.7 0.5 9.5 0.6 1485.7 108 794.3 102 131.0 0.4 65.3 7.1
East Anglia 14.1 0.6 6.4 0.7 10.2 0.7 1607.3 107 779.6 130 137.8 23.3 52.9 1.9
England SW & Wales S 13.4 0.6 6.3 0.5 9.8 0.5 1570.8 106 1175.8 97 153.6 0.1 48.9 2.6
England SE & Central S 14.3 0.7 6.5 0.7 10.4 0.7 1672.4 107 860.8 113 128.9 8.4 52.0 -0.3

Last updated: 1042 on 5 Feb 09.




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