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Regional values - August 2002

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 19.7 0.8 11.6 1.1 15.6 1.0 148.7 89 73.9 87 9.9 -1.5 0.0 -0.0
England 21.1 0.7 12.5 1.2 16.8 1.0 159.8 87 66.1 99 8.5 -0.9 0.0 -0.0
Wales 19.1 0.3 11.2 0.5 15.2 0.4 149.1 87 75.4 71 10.3 -1.9 0.0 -0.0
Scotland 17.6 1.0 10.5 1.3 14.0 1.2 133.7 96 89.4 83 12.1 -1.9 0.0 -0.0
N Ireland 18.9 0.8 11.0 0.7 14.9 0.8 128.3 91 57.3 63 10.4 -3.4 0.0 -0.0
England & Wales 20.9 0.6 12.3 1.1 16.6 0.9 158.3 87 67.4 93 8.7 -1.0 0.0 -0.0
England N 20.0 0.8 12.2 1.6 16.1 1.2 141.5 85 97.6 124 10.4 -0.5 0.0 -0.0
England S 21.8 0.6 12.6 1.0 17.2 0.8 169.5 87 49.5 82 7.4 -1.2 0.0 -0.0
Scotland N 16.8 0.9 10.1 1.2 13.5 1.1 122.7 96 69.6 62 10.8 -4.4 0.0 -0.1
Scotland E 18.1 1.0 10.6 1.6 14.3 1.3 138.5 93 99.8 120 13.1 0.9 0.0 -0.1
Scotland W 18.2 1.1 10.8 1.1 14.5 1.1 143.2 97 105.1 82 13.1 -1.6 0.0 -0.0
England E & NE 20.4 1.0 12.2 1.7 16.3 1.4 147.3 86 88.6 135 9.7 -0.0 0.0 -0.0
England NW & Wales N 19.1 0.5 11.8 1.1 15.4 0.8 139.2 85 98.7 97 11.7 -0.9 0.0 -0.0
Midlands 21.2 0.7 12.2 1.2 16.7 1.0 150.0 84 63.3 97 8.3 -1.2 0.0 -0.0
East Anglia 22.7 0.8 13.3 1.5 18.0 1.2 161.2 82 55.3 110 7.9 0.4 0.0 -0.0
England SW & Wales S 19.9 0.2 11.7 0.4 15.8 0.3 168.6 90 53.6 60 8.1 -2.8 0.0 -0.0
England SE & Central S 22.3 0.6 12.8 1.0 17.5 0.8 189.0 92 47.3 84 6.8 -1.1 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 19.7 1.3 11.6 1.5 15.6 1.4 148.7 94 73.9 81 9.9 -2.1 0.0 -0.0
England 21.1 1.3 12.5 1.5 16.8 1.4 159.8 92 66.1 93 8.5 -1.6 0.0 -0.0
Wales 19.1 0.8 11.2 0.8 15.2 0.8 149.1 91 75.4 69 10.3 -2.3 0.0 -0.0
Scotland 17.6 1.5 10.5 1.6 14.0 1.5 133.7 99 89.4 77 12.1 -2.5 0.0 -0.1
N Ireland 18.9 1.2 11.0 1.0 14.9 1.1 128.3 95 57.3 60 10.4 -4.0 0.0 -0.0
England & Wales 20.9 1.3 12.3 1.4 16.6 1.3 158.3 92 67.4 88 8.7 -1.7 0.0 -0.0
England N 20.0 1.4 12.2 1.8 16.1 1.6 141.5 90 97.6 113 10.4 -1.2 0.0 -0.0
England S 21.8 1.3 12.6 1.4 17.2 1.3 169.5 93 49.5 78 7.4 -1.8 0.0 -0.0
Scotland N 16.8 1.4 10.1 1.5 13.5 1.4 122.7 99 69.6 58 10.8 -4.9 0.0 -0.1
Scotland E 18.1 1.5 10.6 1.9 14.3 1.7 138.5 97 99.8 106 13.1 0.2 0.0 -0.1
Scotland W 18.2 1.6 10.8 1.4 14.5 1.5 143.2 100 105.1 77 13.1 -2.0 0.0 -0.0
England E & NE 20.4 1.6 12.2 2.0 16.3 1.8 147.3 91 88.6 123 9.7 -0.8 0.0 -0.0
England NW & Wales N 19.1 1.0 11.8 1.3 15.4 1.2 139.2 89 98.7 90 11.7 -1.4 0.0 -0.0
Midlands 21.2 1.4 12.2 1.5 16.7 1.5 150.0 89 63.3 91 8.3 -1.8 0.0 -0.0
East Anglia 22.7 1.6 13.3 1.9 18.0 1.7 161.2 88 55.3 104 7.9 -0.5 0.0 -0.0
England SW & Wales S 19.9 0.8 11.7 0.7 15.8 0.7 168.6 95 53.6 58 8.1 -3.3 0.0 -0.0
England SE & Central S 22.3 1.3 12.8 1.3 17.5 1.3 189.0 99 47.3 80 6.8 -1.7 0.0 -0.0

Last updated: 1041 on 5 Feb 09.




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