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Regional values - November 2003

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 10.4 1.6 4.4 1.4 7.4 1.5 64.5 110 121.0 103 15.6 0.7 3.1 -3.2
England 11.1 1.6 4.9 1.4 8.0 1.5 68.5 104 93.9 112 13.6 1.1 2.9 -2.9
Wales 10.6 1.3 4.8 1.1 7.7 1.2 60.5 105 140.5 90 16.7 -0.0 3.0 -2.2
Scotland 9.3 2.0 3.4 1.4 6.4 1.7 58.0 121 161.5 97 18.5 0.6 3.6 -4.1
N Ireland 10.4 1.2 4.0 0.8 7.2 1.0 68.6 124 115.9 105 15.8 -0.9 2.1 -3.1
England & Wales 11.0 1.5 4.9 1.4 7.9 1.5 67.4 104 100.3 107 14.0 0.9 3.0 -2.8
England N 10.2 1.6 4.2 1.3 7.2 1.4 60.7 102 84.3 89 13.5 -0.2 3.6 -3.0
England S 11.5 1.5 5.2 1.5 8.4 1.5 72.7 106 98.9 128 13.6 1.7 2.6 -2.8
Scotland N 9.1 2.0 3.1 1.2 6.1 1.6 57.3 152 154.6 80 18.9 -1.2 3.7 -3.7
Scotland E 9.2 2.1 2.8 1.4 6.0 1.7 61.6 109 111.9 97 15.8 1.0 5.1 -4.0
Scotland W 9.8 1.8 4.4 1.8 7.1 1.8 54.9 104 223.4 121 20.9 2.8 1.9 -4.7
England E & NE 10.3 1.6 4.1 1.3 7.2 1.4 65.2 103 58.5 80 12.0 -0.3 3.8 -2.8
England NW & Wales N 10.4 1.5 4.7 1.4 7.5 1.4 60.2 109 133.2 95 16.4 0.2 2.9 -3.2
Midlands 10.8 1.5 4.5 1.3 7.7 1.4 64.7 103 70.0 96 12.3 0.3 3.6 -2.5
East Anglia 11.6 1.7 5.3 1.7 8.4 1.7 72.0 104 85.6 146 12.7 2.1 2.2 -3.2
England SW & Wales S 11.3 1.2 5.4 1.2 8.4 1.2 68.5 103 125.8 94 16.4 0.8 2.5 -2.0
England SE & Central S 11.9 1.6 5.6 1.7 8.7 1.7 77.0 106 144.3 182 14.6 3.3 2.3 -3.4

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 10.4 2.0 4.4 1.7 7.4 1.9 64.5 111 121.0 106 15.6 0.9 3.1 -3.9
England 11.1 1.9 4.9 1.7 8.0 1.8 68.5 106 93.9 114 13.6 1.1 2.9 -3.4
Wales 10.6 1.6 4.8 1.5 7.7 1.6 60.5 103 140.5 93 16.7 0.3 3.0 -2.7
Scotland 9.3 2.4 3.4 1.8 6.4 2.1 58.0 120 161.5 103 18.5 1.1 3.6 -5.1
N Ireland 10.4 1.6 4.0 1.2 7.2 1.4 68.6 122 115.9 108 15.8 -0.5 2.1 -4.0
England & Wales 11.0 1.9 4.9 1.7 7.9 1.8 67.4 106 100.3 109 14.0 1.0 3.0 -3.3
England N 10.2 1.9 4.2 1.7 7.2 1.8 60.7 102 84.3 89 13.5 -0.2 3.6 -3.7
England S 11.5 1.9 5.2 1.8 8.4 1.8 72.7 108 98.9 130 13.6 1.7 2.6 -3.2
Scotland N 9.1 2.4 3.1 1.6 6.1 2.0 57.3 150 154.6 85 18.9 -0.7 3.7 -4.7
Scotland E 9.2 2.5 2.8 1.7 6.0 2.1 61.6 110 111.9 102 15.8 1.2 5.1 -5.0
Scotland W 9.8 2.2 4.4 2.2 7.1 2.2 54.9 102 223.4 128 20.9 3.4 1.9 -5.6
England E & NE 10.3 1.9 4.1 1.6 7.2 1.8 65.2 104 58.5 79 12.0 -0.5 3.8 -3.5
England NW & Wales N 10.4 1.9 4.7 1.7 7.5 1.8 60.2 107 133.2 98 16.4 0.5 2.9 -3.9
Midlands 10.8 1.9 4.5 1.6 7.7 1.8 64.7 105 70.0 97 12.3 0.4 3.6 -3.0
East Anglia 11.6 2.0 5.3 1.9 8.4 2.0 72.0 108 85.6 144 12.7 1.8 2.2 -3.6
England SW & Wales S 11.3 1.6 5.4 1.5 8.4 1.5 68.5 104 125.8 98 16.4 1.1 2.5 -2.5
England SE & Central S 11.9 1.9 5.6 2.0 8.7 2.0 77.0 110 144.3 183 14.6 3.2 2.3 -3.7

Last updated: 1040 on 5 Feb 09.




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