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Regional values - May 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 15.7 1.3 6.5 0.9 11.1 1.1 196.7 107 51.1 77 8.7 -2.1 0.5 -0.9
England 16.6 1.2 7.1 0.8 11.8 1.0 204.4 107 42.6 76 7.5 -2.3 0.3 -0.7
Wales 15.7 1.2 6.5 0.5 11.1 0.8 205.8 109 66.1 82 8.6 -2.9 0.5 -0.8
Scotland 14.2 1.4 5.6 1.1 9.8 1.3 183.8 105 61.9 78 11.0 -1.2 0.9 -1.3
N Ireland 15.4 1.3 6.4 0.8 10.9 1.0 182.2 103 48.9 72 7.5 -5.0 0.3 -0.9
England & Wales 16.5 1.2 7.0 0.7 11.7 1.0 204.6 108 45.8 77 7.7 -2.3 0.3 -0.7
England N 15.8 1.4 6.4 0.8 11.1 1.1 210.0 116 36.0 60 7.1 -3.2 0.5 -0.8
England S 17.0 1.1 7.4 0.8 12.2 1.0 201.4 103 46.1 86 7.7 -1.7 0.1 -0.6
Scotland N 13.4 1.1 5.4 1.1 9.3 1.1 168.2 99 67.2 83 12.5 -0.4 1.0 -1.3
Scotland E 14.7 1.9 5.4 1.2 10.0 1.6 192.0 111 50.3 70 9.1 -2.4 1.1 -1.4
Scotland W 14.8 1.2 6.2 1.0 10.4 1.2 196.0 106 67.1 79 11.1 -1.0 0.5 -1.2
England E & NE 15.8 1.6 6.3 0.8 11.1 1.2 209.8 115 30.1 56 6.7 -3.0 0.5 -0.7
England NW & Wales N 15.6 1.1 6.6 0.6 11.0 0.9 213.8 114 52.6 72 7.8 -3.5 0.6 -0.7
Midlands 16.8 1.3 7.0 0.9 11.9 1.1 190.4 104 42.6 76 8.4 -1.6 0.2 -0.8
East Anglia 17.0 0.8 7.5 0.8 12.2 0.8 188.4 95 44.7 100 7.4 -1.1 0.1 -0.6
England SW & Wales S 16.4 1.3 7.1 0.5 11.7 0.9 220.7 113 53.9 75 7.7 -3.1 0.2 -0.6
England SE & Central S 17.4 1.1 7.5 0.7 12.5 0.9 205.9 102 51.8 99 7.5 -1.7 0.1 -0.7

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 15.7 1.6 6.5 1.0 11.1 1.3 196.7 110 51.1 72 8.7 -3.2 0.5 -0.8
England 16.6 1.5 7.1 0.9 11.8 1.2 204.4 110 42.6 71 7.5 -3.2 0.3 -0.6
Wales 15.7 1.5 6.5 0.7 11.1 1.1 205.8 112 66.1 76 8.6 -4.1 0.5 -0.8
Scotland 14.2 1.7 5.6 1.2 9.8 1.5 183.8 111 61.9 72 11.0 -2.3 0.9 -1.1
N Ireland 15.4 1.5 6.4 0.9 10.9 1.2 182.2 105 48.9 67 7.5 -6.2 0.3 -0.9
England & Wales 16.5 1.5 7.0 0.9 11.7 1.2 204.6 110 45.8 72 7.7 -3.4 0.3 -0.6
England N 15.8 1.7 6.4 0.9 11.1 1.3 210.0 118 36.0 56 7.1 -4.3 0.5 -0.7
England S 17.0 1.5 7.4 1.0 12.2 1.2 201.4 105 46.1 81 7.7 -2.7 0.1 -0.6
Scotland N 13.4 1.5 5.4 1.2 9.3 1.3 168.2 106 67.2 76 12.5 -1.3 1.0 -1.0
Scotland E 14.7 2.2 5.4 1.3 10.0 1.8 192.0 117 50.3 65 9.1 -3.4 1.1 -1.1
Scotland W 14.8 1.6 6.2 1.2 10.4 1.4 196.0 110 67.1 72 11.1 -2.3 0.5 -1.0
England E & NE 15.8 1.8 6.3 0.9 11.1 1.4 209.8 118 30.1 53 6.7 -4.0 0.5 -0.6
England NW & Wales N 15.6 1.4 6.6 0.8 11.0 1.1 213.8 117 52.6 66 7.8 -4.7 0.6 -0.6
Midlands 16.8 1.6 7.0 1.1 11.9 1.3 190.4 107 42.6 71 8.4 -2.6 0.2 -0.8
East Anglia 17.0 1.1 7.5 0.9 12.2 1.0 188.4 97 44.7 95 7.4 -2.1 0.1 -0.5
England SW & Wales S 16.4 1.7 7.1 0.7 11.7 1.2 220.7 115 53.9 70 7.7 -4.1 0.2 -0.6
England SE & Central S 17.4 1.4 7.5 0.9 12.5 1.2 205.9 104 51.8 93 7.5 -2.6 0.1 -0.6

Last updated: 1043 on 5 Feb 09.




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