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Regional values - February 2004

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 7.4 1.1 1.4 0.7 4.4 0.9 86.9 134 74.5 86 10.5 -1.8 12.4 1.3
England 7.9 1.0 2.3 1.3 5.1 1.2 86.7 128 49.0 81 9.1 -1.3 10.9 0.4
Wales 7.5 0.9 1.6 0.5 4.6 0.7 98.2 152 120.3 105 10.8 -2.6 11.6 1.5
Scotland 6.3 1.1 -0.2 -0.1 3.1 0.5 81.4 134 108.9 88 13.0 -1.8 15.1 2.4
N Ireland 8.1 1.0 1.1 -0.1 4.6 0.4 101.1 165 51.1 59 9.6 -4.5 11.8 2.9
England & Wales 7.9 1.0 2.2 1.2 5.0 1.1 88.3 131 58.8 87 9.4 -1.5 11.0 0.6
England N 7.4 1.3 1.7 1.1 4.6 1.2 97.1 152 66.1 98 10.8 -0.2 11.8 0.2
England S 8.2 0.9 2.6 1.4 5.4 1.2 81.2 116 39.9 71 8.3 -1.8 10.4 0.6
Scotland N 5.9 0.9 -0.5 -0.2 2.7 0.3 63.2 109 153.6 110 16.5 0.3 15.7 2.8
Scotland E 6.2 1.3 -0.4 0.2 2.9 0.8 92.1 142 64.8 75 10.8 -1.7 15.7 1.4
Scotland W 7.0 1.4 0.4 -0.1 3.7 0.6 94.6 157 95.6 68 10.6 -4.7 13.8 3.0
England E & NE 7.5 1.2 2.0 1.5 4.7 1.4 91.8 137 52.4 103 11.2 1.4 11.1 -0.4
England NW & Wales N 7.4 1.1 1.4 0.5 4.4 0.8 102.3 163 102.3 105 10.4 -2.3 12.4 1.6
Midlands 7.9 1.2 2.1 1.4 5.0 1.3 87.5 136 40.8 73 8.8 -1.6 11.5 0.4
East Anglia 8.1 0.9 3.0 2.0 5.5 1.5 69.9 98 37.6 101 9.7 1.0 10.0 -0.2
England SW & Wales S 8.1 0.7 2.2 0.5 5.1 0.6 98.0 142 85.8 83 9.3 -3.6 10.4 1.7
England SE & Central S 8.3 0.9 2.6 1.4 5.5 1.1 73.5 101 32.5 61 6.9 -2.8 10.3 0.3

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 7.4 1.6 1.4 1.2 4.4 1.4 86.9 133 74.5 95 10.5 -1.0 12.4 -0.1
England 7.9 1.7 2.3 1.7 5.1 1.7 86.7 132 49.0 84 9.1 -0.9 10.9 -0.8
Wales 7.5 1.5 1.6 1.0 4.6 1.2 98.2 151 120.3 114 10.8 -1.9 11.6 -0.1
Scotland 6.3 1.6 -0.2 0.5 3.1 1.1 81.4 127 108.9 103 13.0 -0.5 15.1 0.9
N Ireland 8.1 1.5 1.1 0.3 4.6 0.9 101.1 159 51.1 63 9.6 -3.4 11.8 1.5
England & Wales 7.9 1.6 2.2 1.6 5.0 1.6 88.3 135 58.8 91 9.4 -1.0 11.0 -0.7
England N 7.4 1.9 1.7 1.7 4.6 1.8 97.1 156 66.1 104 10.8 0.2 11.8 -1.1
England S 8.2 1.5 2.6 1.7 5.4 1.6 81.2 121 39.9 72 8.3 -1.5 10.4 -0.6
Scotland N 5.9 1.3 -0.5 0.3 2.7 0.8 63.2 101 153.6 131 16.5 1.9 15.7 1.2
Scotland E 6.2 1.9 -0.4 0.8 2.9 1.3 92.1 140 64.8 81 10.8 -1.1 15.7 -0.0
Scotland W 7.0 1.8 0.4 0.4 3.7 1.1 94.6 146 95.6 81 10.6 -3.0 13.8 1.3
England E & NE 7.5 1.9 2.0 2.0 4.7 2.0 91.8 143 52.4 104 11.2 1.4 11.1 -1.7
England NW & Wales N 7.4 1.7 1.4 1.1 4.4 1.4 102.3 160 102.3 117 10.4 -1.4 12.4 0.1
Midlands 7.9 1.9 2.1 1.8 5.0 1.8 87.5 142 40.8 75 8.8 -1.2 11.5 -0.9
East Anglia 8.1 1.6 3.0 2.4 5.5 2.0 69.9 103 37.6 101 9.7 1.1 10.0 -1.1
England SW & Wales S 8.1 1.2 2.2 0.9 5.1 1.1 98.0 144 85.8 88 9.3 -2.9 10.4 0.3
England SE & Central S 8.3 1.4 2.6 1.7 5.5 1.6 73.5 104 32.5 62 6.9 -2.5 10.3 -0.7

Last updated: 1040 on 5 Feb 09.




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