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Regional values - Spring 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 11.4 0.2 3.4 -0.1 7.4 0.0 456.0 108 218.6 94 37.0 0.6 16.7 2.3
England 12.2 0.0 4.1 0.0 8.2 0.0 453.1 103 218.7 122 36.8 4.9 12.1 0.3
Wales 11.4 0.1 3.8 -0.1 7.6 -0.1 437.3 100 316.0 111 42.0 3.8 16.1 3.1
Scotland 10.0 0.3 2.1 -0.4 6.0 0.0 467.0 118 196.7 65 36.2 -6.4 24.9 5.4
N Ireland 11.6 0.3 3.6 -0.1 7.6 0.1 446.3 109 193.7 83 35.8 -5.6 14.2 2.6
England & Wales 12.1 0.0 4.1 0.0 8.1 0.0 450.9 103 232.1 120 37.6 4.7 12.7 0.7
England N 11.2 0.1 3.2 -0.4 7.2 -0.2 468.8 114 191.3 95 34.2 0.3 17.7 3.5
England S 12.7 0.0 4.6 0.3 8.7 0.1 444.8 98 233.2 139 38.2 7.3 9.2 -1.3
Scotland N 9.6 0.4 1.9 -0.4 5.7 0.0 449.0 119 206.3 62 38.6 -8.2 25.9 5.5
Scotland E 9.9 0.2 1.7 -0.5 5.8 -0.1 476.6 119 175.5 73 34.5 -3.1 26.3 4.2
Scotland W 10.7 0.4 2.7 -0.4 6.6 0.0 480.8 117 206.2 61 34.8 -7.4 22.1 6.5
England E & NE 11.3 0.0 3.1 -0.4 7.2 -0.2 482.2 116 165.8 97 33.7 2.1 17.6 3.7
England NW & Wales N 11.3 0.1 3.5 -0.3 7.4 -0.1 462.2 110 252.7 98 38.3 0.8 17.2 3.4
Midlands 12.2 0.0 3.8 -0.1 8.0 0.0 432.1 103 219.0 125 36.1 3.7 13.1 0.6
East Anglia 12.7 -0.1 4.7 0.3 8.7 0.1 461.2 102 202.8 150 40.0 11.4 7.9 -2.1
England SW & Wales S 12.1 0.1 4.6 0.2 8.3 0.1 450.3 97 304.7 123 40.9 5.1 11.4 1.3
England SE & Central S 13.0 0.0 5.0 0.5 9.0 0.3 427.4 90 232.5 141 36.6 6.9 7.4 -3.4

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 11.4 0.5 3.4 0.2 7.4 0.3 456.0 108 218.6 95 37.0 -0.2 16.7 0.6
England 12.2 0.4 4.1 0.4 8.2 0.4 453.1 104 218.7 120 36.8 3.7 12.1 -1.3
Wales 11.4 0.4 3.8 0.2 7.6 0.3 437.3 100 316.0 111 42.0 3.0 16.1 1.1
Scotland 10.0 0.6 2.1 -0.2 6.0 0.2 467.0 118 196.7 67 36.2 -6.6 24.9 3.6
N Ireland 11.6 0.5 3.6 0.2 7.6 0.3 446.3 107 193.7 84 35.8 -6.1 14.2 0.7
England & Wales 12.1 0.4 4.1 0.3 8.1 0.4 450.9 104 232.1 118 37.6 3.6 12.7 -1.0
England N 11.2 0.4 3.2 -0.1 7.2 0.2 468.8 115 191.3 94 34.2 -0.7 17.7 1.7
England S 12.7 0.4 4.6 0.6 8.7 0.5 444.8 99 233.2 136 38.2 6.0 9.2 -2.9
Scotland N 9.6 0.6 1.9 -0.2 5.7 0.2 449.0 118 206.3 64 38.6 -8.2 25.9 3.7
Scotland E 9.9 0.5 1.7 -0.2 5.8 0.2 476.6 120 175.5 74 34.5 -3.7 26.3 2.5
Scotland W 10.7 0.7 2.7 -0.1 6.6 0.3 480.8 116 206.2 64 34.8 -7.5 22.1 4.7
England E & NE 11.3 0.4 3.1 -0.1 7.2 0.2 482.2 117 165.8 96 33.7 0.9 17.6 2.0
England NW & Wales N 11.3 0.5 3.5 0.0 7.4 0.2 462.2 110 252.7 98 38.3 0.1 17.2 1.4
Midlands 12.2 0.4 3.8 0.3 8.0 0.3 432.1 104 219.0 122 36.1 2.5 13.1 -1.3
East Anglia 12.7 0.3 4.7 0.6 8.7 0.5 461.2 104 202.8 146 40.0 10.0 7.9 -3.5
England SW & Wales S 12.1 0.4 4.6 0.5 8.3 0.4 450.3 98 304.7 122 40.9 4.3 11.4 -0.4
England SE & Central S 13.0 0.4 5.0 0.8 9.0 0.6 427.4 92 232.5 137 36.6 5.5 7.4 -5.0

Last updated: 1040 on 5 Feb 09.




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