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Regional values - Summer 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 18.4 0.1 10.5 0.6 14.4 0.4 439.0 86 259.3 114 37.7 4.8 0.0 -0.1
England 19.8 0.1 11.2 0.6 15.5 0.3 493.9 89 205.3 112 30.1 2.4 0.0 -0.1
Wales 17.8 -0.5 10.4 0.3 14.1 -0.1 435.5 83 225.5 83 34.9 1.1 0.0 -0.1
Scotland 16.3 0.2 9.4 0.9 12.8 0.5 363.2 82 354.1 124 49.6 9.5 0.0 -0.3
N Ireland 17.4 -0.2 10.2 0.5 13.8 0.1 355.9 82 282.2 119 46.0 6.6 0.0 -0.1
England & Wales 19.6 0.0 11.1 0.5 15.3 0.3 485.8 88 208.1 106 30.8 2.2 0.0 -0.1
England N 18.7 0.2 10.7 0.7 14.7 0.5 446.6 87 268.4 126 35.2 3.6 0.0 -0.1
England S 20.4 0.0 11.4 0.5 15.9 0.3 518.9 89 171.9 102 27.5 1.8 0.0 0.0
Scotland N 15.7 0.4 9.2 0.9 12.5 0.7 351.6 87 319.7 107 48.4 5.0 0.0 -0.3
Scotland E 16.8 0.1 9.3 1.0 13.0 0.5 373.5 80 347.8 152 47.7 12.6 0.0 -0.3
Scotland W 16.6 -0.1 9.9 0.7 13.2 0.3 367.2 78 407.2 125 53.3 12.3 0.0 -0.2
England E & NE 19.3 0.5 10.7 0.8 15.0 0.6 463.9 89 234.9 131 33.2 4.6 0.0 -0.1
England NW & Wales N 17.8 -0.3 10.7 0.6 14.2 0.1 423.0 84 284.2 107 38.0 2.7 0.0 -0.1
Midlands 20.0 0.1 11.0 0.5 15.5 0.3 484.2 89 203.0 113 29.2 1.3 0.0 -0.1
East Anglia 21.4 0.5 11.9 0.9 16.7 0.7 517.7 89 158.6 105 27.9 3.6 0.0 0.0
England SW & Wales S 18.5 -0.5 10.8 0.1 14.7 -0.2 482.8 85 187.2 81 30.5 0.0 0.0 -0.1
England SE & Central S 20.8 -0.1 11.7 0.5 16.2 0.2 556.3 91 179.7 113 26.3 2.5 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 18.4 0.4 10.5 0.9 14.4 0.6 439.0 88 259.3 110 37.7 4.4 0.0 -0.2
England 19.8 0.5 11.2 0.8 15.5 0.6 493.9 91 205.3 107 30.1 1.9 0.0 -0.1
Wales 17.8 -0.2 10.4 0.5 14.1 0.1 435.5 84 225.5 82 34.9 0.8 0.0 -0.2
Scotland 16.3 0.4 9.4 1.1 12.8 0.8 363.2 83 354.1 119 49.6 9.0 0.0 -0.3
N Ireland 17.4 0.0 10.2 0.7 13.8 0.4 355.9 82 282.2 118 46.0 6.4 0.0 -0.1
England & Wales 19.6 0.4 11.1 0.8 15.3 0.6 485.8 90 208.1 103 30.8 1.8 0.0 -0.1
England N 18.7 0.6 10.7 0.9 14.7 0.8 446.6 89 268.4 120 35.2 3.1 0.0 -0.1
England S 20.4 0.4 11.4 0.8 15.9 0.6 518.9 91 171.9 99 27.5 1.3 0.0 -0.1
Scotland N 15.7 0.7 9.2 1.1 12.5 0.9 351.6 88 319.7 102 48.4 4.4 0.0 -0.3
Scotland E 16.8 0.4 9.3 1.2 13.0 0.8 373.5 82 347.8 144 47.7 12.0 0.0 -0.3
Scotland W 16.6 0.2 9.9 1.0 13.2 0.6 367.2 79 407.2 120 53.3 12.0 0.0 -0.2
England E & NE 19.3 0.8 10.7 1.0 15.0 0.9 463.9 91 234.9 125 33.2 4.0 0.0 -0.1
England NW & Wales N 17.8 0.0 10.7 0.8 14.2 0.4 423.0 85 284.2 102 38.0 2.4 0.0 -0.2
Midlands 20.0 0.5 11.0 0.8 15.5 0.7 484.2 92 203.0 109 29.2 0.8 0.0 -0.1
East Anglia 21.4 1.0 11.9 1.2 16.7 1.1 517.7 91 158.6 102 27.9 3.0 0.0 -0.1
England SW & Wales S 18.5 -0.2 10.8 0.3 14.7 0.0 482.8 86 187.2 79 30.5 -0.3 0.0 -0.1
England SE & Central S 20.8 0.3 11.7 0.8 16.2 0.5 556.3 93 179.7 110 26.3 2.0 0.0 -0.1

Last updated: 1040 on 5 Feb 09.




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