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Regional values - September 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 17.3 1.2 9.0 0.5 13.2 0.8 138.5 112 40.9 41 5.5 -7.1 0.1 -0.2
England 18.5 1.0 9.6 0.3 14.0 0.7 155.1 115 34.7 47 3.9 -6.3 0.0 -0.1
Wales 17.5 1.3 8.8 -0.0 13.1 0.6 151.6 119 36.4 29 5.1 -8.0 0.0 -0.2
Scotland 15.6 1.6 8.0 0.8 11.8 1.2 110.1 105 52.0 37 7.8 -8.1 0.2 -0.3
N Ireland 16.9 1.1 8.9 0.5 12.8 0.8 124.1 109 42.5 45 7.4 -7.0 0.1 -0.2
England & Wales 18.3 1.0 9.5 0.3 13.9 0.7 154.6 115 34.9 43 4.1 -6.5 0.0 -0.1
England N 17.2 1.0 9.2 0.5 13.2 0.8 135.3 109 38.9 48 4.3 -6.9 0.1 -0.2
England S 19.1 1.0 9.8 0.2 14.5 0.6 165.6 117 32.4 47 3.7 -6.0 0.0 -0.1
Scotland N 15.1 1.8 8.0 1.0 11.5 1.4 103.0 104 53.9 35 9.5 -8.3 0.4 -0.2
Scotland E 15.6 1.4 7.7 0.7 11.6 1.1 109.9 99 36.7 36 6.2 -7.1 0.2 -0.4
Scotland W 16.1 1.6 8.4 0.5 12.2 1.1 120.0 111 65.7 41 7.4 -8.8 0.1 -0.3
England E & NE 17.4 0.8 9.2 0.6 13.3 0.8 129.7 101 31.1 48 4.3 -5.7 0.0 -0.2
England NW & Wales N 17.2 1.2 9.0 0.3 13.1 0.7 144.2 120 47.0 42 4.8 -8.4 0.1 -0.2
Midlands 18.4 1.1 9.4 0.4 13.9 0.7 149.9 115 30.4 44 3.2 -6.8 0.0 -0.1
East Anglia 19.2 0.6 10.2 0.3 14.7 0.5 151.8 106 30.7 55 4.5 -4.3 0.0 -0.0
England SW & Wales S 18.4 1.3 9.4 -0.0 13.9 0.6 172.4 124 33.4 32 4.8 -7.3 0.0 -0.1
England SE & Central S 19.5 1.0 9.9 0.1 14.7 0.6 180.2 122 40.3 58 3.3 -6.1 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 17.3 1.4 9.0 0.5 13.2 0.9 138.5 115 40.9 41 5.5 -7.2 0.1 -0.2
England 18.5 1.1 9.6 0.5 14.0 0.8 155.1 116 34.7 49 3.9 -6.1 0.0 -0.1
Wales 17.5 1.4 8.8 0.0 13.1 0.7 151.6 122 36.4 30 5.1 -7.9 0.0 -0.2
Scotland 15.6 1.8 8.0 0.8 11.8 1.3 110.1 112 52.0 36 7.8 -8.7 0.2 -0.2
N Ireland 16.9 1.3 8.9 0.6 12.8 0.9 124.1 115 42.5 42 7.4 -7.6 0.1 -0.2
England & Wales 18.3 1.1 9.5 0.4 13.9 0.8 154.6 117 34.9 45 4.1 -6.4 0.0 -0.1
England N 17.2 1.1 9.2 0.6 13.2 0.9 135.3 112 38.9 46 4.3 -7.0 0.1 -0.2
England S 19.1 1.1 9.8 0.4 14.5 0.8 165.6 117 32.4 50 3.7 -5.7 0.0 -0.1
Scotland N 15.1 2.0 8.0 1.0 11.5 1.5 103.0 114 53.9 35 9.5 -9.0 0.4 -0.1
Scotland E 15.6 1.5 7.7 0.7 11.6 1.1 109.9 105 36.7 36 6.2 -7.6 0.2 -0.3
Scotland W 16.1 1.8 8.4 0.5 12.2 1.1 120.0 118 65.7 38 7.4 -9.6 0.1 -0.3
England E & NE 17.4 0.9 9.2 0.7 13.3 0.9 129.7 103 31.1 50 4.3 -5.6 0.0 -0.2
England NW & Wales N 17.2 1.4 9.0 0.3 13.1 0.8 144.2 123 47.0 40 4.8 -8.5 0.1 -0.2
Midlands 18.4 1.2 9.4 0.5 13.9 0.9 149.9 116 30.4 46 3.2 -6.5 0.0 -0.1
East Anglia 19.2 0.7 10.2 0.5 14.7 0.7 151.8 105 30.7 60 4.5 -3.9 0.0 -0.0
England SW & Wales S 18.4 1.5 9.4 0.0 13.9 0.7 172.4 126 33.4 33 4.8 -7.1 0.0 -0.1
England SE & Central S 19.5 1.1 9.9 0.3 14.7 0.7 180.2 122 40.3 60 3.3 -5.8 0.0 -0.1

Last updated: 1040 on 5 Feb 09.




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