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Regional values - October 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 15.0 2.5 9.4 3.4 12.2 2.9 88.7 97 165.8 142 18.8 4.5 0.1 -1.6
England 16.2 2.6 10.1 3.5 13.1 3.1 104.6 103 119.6 143 16.1 4.3 0.0 -1.4
Wales 15.1 2.3 9.6 3.1 12.3 2.7 97.5 106 206.8 135 19.6 3.8 0.0 -1.4
Scotland 13.1 2.3 8.3 3.4 10.7 2.8 62.7 83 240.9 148 22.9 5.2 0.1 -2.2
N Ireland 14.4 2.0 9.0 2.9 11.7 2.4 73.0 84 112.9 99 20.3 3.9 0.1 -1.0
England & Wales 16.0 2.6 10.0 3.5 13.0 3.0 103.6 103 131.6 141 16.6 4.2 0.0 -1.4
England N 15.4 2.8 9.4 3.5 12.4 3.1 102.3 111 121.0 129 16.7 3.8 0.0 -1.8
England S 16.6 2.6 10.4 3.5 13.5 3.0 105.8 99 118.9 152 15.8 4.5 0.0 -1.2
Scotland N 12.6 2.2 8.0 3.2 10.3 2.7 59.2 85 276.6 156 23.3 3.6 0.1 -2.0
Scotland E 13.2 2.4 8.1 3.7 10.7 3.1 72.1 88 179.5 150 20.1 5.2 0.1 -2.7
Scotland W 13.6 2.2 8.9 3.3 11.3 2.8 57.4 73 258.2 136 25.2 7.2 0.1 -1.9
England E & NE 15.6 2.8 9.3 3.5 12.5 3.2 109.1 112 92.0 132 14.1 2.7 0.0 -1.7
England NW & Wales N 15.1 2.6 9.6 3.3 12.3 3.0 97.0 109 165.1 121 19.5 4.1 0.0 -1.7
Midlands 16.0 2.7 9.8 3.6 12.9 3.1 102.6 105 116.0 157 16.1 4.4 0.0 -1.6
East Anglia 17.2 2.8 10.6 3.6 13.9 3.2 111.2 99 86.4 146 13.1 3.6 0.0 -1.1
England SW & Wales S 15.8 2.2 10.2 3.1 13.0 2.7 99.3 101 186.3 140 19.2 4.5 0.0 -1.0
England SE & Central S 16.9 2.4 10.7 3.7 13.8 3.1 105.3 93 132.8 158 16.7 5.8 0.0 -1.3

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 15.0 2.3 9.4 3.2 12.2 2.7 88.7 100 165.8 148 18.8 4.8 0.1 -1.3
England 16.2 2.4 10.1 3.3 13.1 2.9 104.6 107 119.6 155 16.1 4.7 0.0 -1.1
Wales 15.1 2.1 9.6 2.9 12.3 2.5 97.5 110 206.8 143 19.6 4.1 0.0 -1.0
Scotland 13.1 2.1 8.3 3.2 10.7 2.6 62.7 85 240.9 151 22.9 5.3 0.1 -1.7
N Ireland 14.4 1.8 9.0 2.7 11.7 2.2 73.0 89 112.9 98 20.3 3.8 0.1 -0.8
England & Wales 16.0 2.4 10.0 3.3 13.0 2.8 103.6 107 131.6 152 16.6 4.6 0.0 -1.1
England N 15.4 2.6 9.4 3.2 12.4 2.9 102.3 113 121.0 135 16.7 4.1 0.0 -1.4
England S 16.6 2.4 10.4 3.4 13.5 2.9 105.8 104 118.9 168 15.8 5.0 0.0 -1.0
Scotland N 12.6 2.0 8.0 3.0 10.3 2.5 59.2 88 276.6 156 23.3 3.8 0.1 -1.6
Scotland E 13.2 2.2 8.1 3.5 10.7 2.9 72.1 90 179.5 159 20.1 5.5 0.1 -2.2
Scotland W 13.6 2.1 8.9 3.1 11.3 2.6 57.4 75 258.2 138 25.2 7.1 0.1 -1.4
England E & NE 15.6 2.6 9.3 3.3 12.5 3.0 109.1 115 92.0 142 14.1 3.1 0.0 -1.4
England NW & Wales N 15.1 2.4 9.6 3.1 12.3 2.7 97.0 111 165.1 125 19.5 4.3 0.0 -1.3
Midlands 16.0 2.5 9.8 3.4 12.9 3.0 102.6 109 116.0 171 16.1 4.8 0.0 -1.2
East Anglia 17.2 2.6 10.6 3.5 13.9 3.0 111.2 103 86.4 163 13.1 4.0 0.0 -0.8
England SW & Wales S 15.8 2.1 10.2 2.9 13.0 2.5 99.3 106 186.3 152 19.2 4.8 0.0 -0.8
England SE & Central S 16.9 2.2 10.7 3.6 13.8 2.9 105.3 97 132.8 177 16.7 6.3 0.0 -1.0

Last updated: 1040 on 5 Feb 09.




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