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Regional values - Summer 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 18.6 0.2 10.2 0.4 14.4 0.3 489.0 96 236.9 104 34.7 1.8 0.1 0.0
England 20.3 0.5 11.2 0.6 15.7 0.6 569.5 102 187.8 102 28.2 0.5 0.0 0.0
Wales 18.5 0.3 10.5 0.3 14.5 0.3 503.7 96 291.6 108 35.1 1.3 0.1 -0.1
Scotland 15.9 -0.2 8.7 0.2 12.3 0.0 367.5 83 303.8 107 44.1 4.0 0.3 0.0
N Ireland 17.6 -0.1 9.7 0.0 13.6 0.0 397.3 91 238.6 101 42.4 3.0 0.1 0.0
England & Wales 20.0 0.5 11.1 0.5 15.5 0.5 560.5 101 202.1 103 29.2 0.6 0.1 0.0
England N 18.9 0.4 10.5 0.5 14.7 0.5 500.8 98 204.8 96 31.7 0.1 0.1 0.0
England S 21.0 0.6 11.5 0.6 16.3 0.6 605.9 104 178.7 106 26.4 0.6 0.0 0.0
Scotland N 15.1 -0.3 8.5 0.2 11.7 0.0 335.9 83 310.5 104 46.9 3.5 0.4 0.0
Scotland E 16.5 -0.2 8.5 0.2 12.5 0.0 388.7 84 251.3 110 40.2 5.2 0.3 0.0
Scotland W 16.5 -0.2 9.2 0.1 12.8 0.0 387.0 83 351.4 107 44.4 3.4 0.1 0.0
England E & NE 19.2 0.5 10.4 0.5 14.8 0.5 509.3 98 194.0 108 30.3 1.7 0.1 0.0
England NW & Wales N 18.4 0.3 10.5 0.4 14.4 0.3 489.6 97 246.5 93 34.8 -0.5 0.1 0.0
Midlands 20.5 0.6 11.1 0.6 15.8 0.6 548.4 101 181.4 101 26.5 -1.4 0.0 0.0
East Anglia 21.5 0.6 11.9 0.8 16.7 0.7 607.4 104 189.4 126 27.3 2.9 0.0 0.0
England SW & Wales S 19.4 0.3 11.0 0.3 15.2 0.3 568.7 100 239.6 104 32.3 1.9 0.0 0.0
England SE & Central S 21.5 0.7 11.8 0.6 16.6 0.6 662.8 109 158.4 100 23.8 -0.1 0.0 0.0

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 18.6 0.6 10.2 0.6 14.4 0.6 489.0 98 236.9 100 34.7 1.3 0.1 0.0
England 20.3 0.9 11.2 0.8 15.7 0.9 569.5 105 187.8 98 28.2 0.0 0.0 0.0
Wales 18.5 0.6 10.5 0.6 14.5 0.6 503.7 97 291.6 105 35.1 1.0 0.1 -0.1
Scotland 15.9 0.1 8.7 0.4 12.3 0.2 367.5 84 303.8 102 44.1 3.5 0.3 0.0
N Ireland 17.6 0.2 9.7 0.3 13.6 0.2 397.3 91 238.6 99 42.4 2.8 0.1 0.0
England & Wales 20.0 0.9 11.1 0.8 15.5 0.8 560.5 104 202.1 100 29.2 0.1 0.1 0.0
England N 18.9 0.8 10.5 0.7 14.7 0.7 500.8 100 204.8 91 31.7 -0.4 0.1 0.0
England S 21.0 1.0 11.5 0.9 16.3 0.9 605.9 107 178.7 103 26.4 0.2 0.0 0.0
Scotland N 15.1 0.0 8.5 0.4 11.7 0.2 335.9 84 310.5 99 46.9 2.9 0.4 0.0
Scotland E 16.5 0.1 8.5 0.4 12.5 0.3 388.7 85 251.3 104 40.2 4.6 0.3 0.0
Scotland W 16.5 0.1 9.2 0.3 12.8 0.2 387.0 83 351.4 104 44.4 3.1 0.1 0.0
England E & NE 19.2 0.8 10.4 0.8 14.8 0.8 509.3 100 194.0 103 30.3 1.1 0.1 -0.1
England NW & Wales N 18.4 0.6 10.5 0.6 14.4 0.6 489.6 98 246.5 88 34.8 -0.8 0.1 0.0
Midlands 20.5 1.0 11.1 0.9 15.8 0.9 548.4 104 181.4 97 26.5 -1.9 0.0 -0.1
East Anglia 21.5 1.1 11.9 1.1 16.7 1.1 607.4 107 189.4 122 27.3 2.4 0.0 0.0
England SW & Wales S 19.4 0.6 11.0 0.5 15.2 0.6 568.7 102 239.6 102 32.3 1.6 0.0 -0.1
England SE & Central S 21.5 1.1 11.8 0.9 16.6 1.0 662.8 111 158.4 97 23.8 -0.6 0.0 0.0

Last updated: 1041 on 5 Feb 09.




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