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Regional values - Winter 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 6.3 -0.1 0.8 -0.2 3.5 -0.1 189.2 128 329.1 99 42.2 -1.1 38.2 5.4
England 7.1 0.1 1.4 0.1 4.2 0.1 209.5 128 280.4 119 39.7 2.8 34.9 4.2
Wales 6.9 0.0 1.3 -0.2 4.1 -0.1 185.3 124 475.5 107 49.2 1.3 34.2 5.0
Scotland 4.8 -0.4 -0.4 -0.5 2.2 -0.5 156.9 126 377.9 81 44.7 -6.9 45.6 7.1
N Ireland 6.8 -0.3 0.9 -0.6 3.8 -0.5 186.7 135 286.7 88 40.1 -8.6 35.0 8.2
England & Wales 7.1 0.1 1.4 0.0 4.2 0.1 206.2 128 307.3 116 41.0 2.6 34.8 4.3
England N 6.1 -0.1 0.5 -0.3 3.3 -0.2 207.5 138 270.8 103 38.3 -0.8 42.3 7.8
England S 7.6 0.2 1.9 0.3 4.7 0.2 210.5 124 285.4 130 40.5 4.7 31.0 2.3
Scotland N 4.5 -0.6 -0.6 -0.6 1.9 -0.7 139.6 130 358.7 69 47.5 -9.2 47.0 8.0
Scotland E 4.5 -0.4 -0.8 -0.3 1.8 -0.4 171.8 122 332.7 101 40.1 -3.6 49.7 6.1
Scotland W 5.5 -0.3 0.2 -0.5 2.9 -0.4 164.3 127 452.9 85 45.8 -7.4 39.7 6.
England E & NE 6.3 0.0 0.5 -0.2 3.4 -0.1 219.6 136 226.1 113 36.2 1.0 42.9 8.4
England NW & Wales N 6.3 -0.1 0.8 -0.4 3.5 -0.3 184.2 129 369.1 97 44.5 -0.9 38.8 6.
Midlands 6.8 0.1 1.0 -0.1 3.9 0.0 212.4 136 247.2 115 38.4 2.0 37.8 5.5
East Anglia 7.4 0.2 1.7 0.3 4.5 0.3 208.0 119 202.3 137 35.8 4.7 32.3 3.0
England SW & Wales S 7.8 0.2 2.3 0.2 5.0 0.2 204.6 125 451.5 114 48.9 3.1 27.0 1.7
England SE & Central S 7.9 0.3 2.2 0.5 5.0 0.4 203.6 115 332.7 151 41.0 6.3 29.1 0.1

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 6.3 0.3 0.8 0.2 3.5 0.3 189.2 128 329.1 107 42.2 0.1 38.2 2.3
England 7.1 0.6 1.4 0.5 4.2 0.6 209.5 131 280.4 125 39.7 3.3 34.9 0.9
Wales 6.9 0.5 1.3 0.2 4.1 0.3 185.3 123 475.5 113 49.2 2.7 34.2 1.6
Scotland 4.8 -0.1 -0.4 -0.2 2.2 -0.2 156.9 122 377.9 91 44.7 -4.7 45.6 4.4
N Ireland 6.8 0.0 0.9 -0.3 3.8 -0.2 186.7 131 286.7 93 40.1 -7.0 35.0 4.9
England & Wales 7.1 0.6 1.4 0.4 4.2 0.5 206.2 130 307.3 123 41.0 3.3 34.8 1.0
England N 6.1 0.4 0.5 0.1 3.3 0.3 207.5 139 270.8 109 38.3 -0.2 42.3 4.6
England S 7.6 0.7 1.9 0.7 4.7 0.7 210.5 127 285.4 135 40.5 5.2 31.0 -1.1
Scotland N 4.5 -0.3 -0.6 -0.3 1.9 -0.3 139.6 124 358.7 78 47.5 -6.6 47.0 5.5
Scotland E 4.5 0.0 -0.8 0.0 1.8 0.0 171.8 121 332.7 109 40.1 -2.6 49.7 3.4
Scotland W 5.5 0.0 0.2 -0.2 2.9 -0.1 164.3 120 452.9 96 45.8 -4.3 39.7 3.8
England E & NE 6.3 0.5 0.5 0.2 3.4 0.3 219.6 140 226.1 118 36.2 1.0 42.9 5.3
England NW & Wales N 6.3 0.3 0.8 0.0 3.5 0.1 184.2 126 369.1 105 44.5 0.7 38.8 3.4
Midlands 6.8 0.6 1.0 0.3 3.9 0.5 212.4 139 247.2 121 38.4 2.6 37.8 2.2
East Anglia 7.4 0.8 1.7 0.7 4.5 0.8 208.0 124 202.3 140 35.8 4.7 32.3 -0.6
England SW & Wales S 7.8 0.6 2.3 0.6 5.0 0.6 204.6 125 451.5 120 48.9 4.3 27.0 -1.5
England SE & Central S 7.9 0.9 2.2 0.9 5.0 0.9 203.6 118 332.7 158 41.0 6.8 29.1 -3.6

Last updated: 1040 on 5 Feb 09.




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