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Regional values - October 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 12.4 -0.1 6.3 0.3 9.4 0.1 83.8 91 165.8 142 18.6 4.2 0.4 -1.3
England 13.7 0.1 7.1 0.6 10.4 0.3 96.6 95 131.3 157 17.3 5.4 0.1 -1.3
Wales 12.7 -0.1 6.7 0.3 9.7 0.1 91.7 100 257.1 168 20.7 4.9 0.1 -1.3
Scotland 10.5 -0.3 4.9 0.0 7.7 -0.1 61.0 80 204.6 126 20.3 2.6 0.9 -1.4
N Ireland 11.7 -0.7 5.2 -0.9 8.4 -0.8 79.9 92 133.2 116 17.7 1.3 1.3 0.2
England & Wales 13.5 0.1 7.1 0.5 10.3 0.3 95.9 96 148.7 160 17.7 5.4 0.1 -1.3
England N 12.6 0.0 6.4 0.5 9.5 0.3 86.7 94 140.2 150 18.4 5.5 0.1 -1.7
England S 14.2 0.1 7.5 0.6 10.9 0.4 101.8 96 126.6 162 16.7 5.4 0.1 -1.1
Scotland N 10.0 -0.4 4.7 -0.1 7.3 -0.3 49.5 71 200.0 113 20.8 1.1 1.2 -0.9
Scotland E 10.6 -0.2 4.9 0.4 7.7 0.1 64.9 79 199.4 167 20.1 5.2 0.9 -2.0
Scotland W 11.1 -0.3 5.3 -0.2 8.2 -0.3 72.4 93 217.0 115 19.9 1.9 0.4 -1.5
England E & NE 12.9 0.1 6.5 0.6 9.7 0.3 92.3 95 126.4 182 18.2 6.8 0.1 -1.7
England NW & Wales N 12.5 -0.0 6.6 0.3 9.5 0.1 83.0 94 193.2 142 19.0 3.6 0.1 -1.6
Midlands 13.4 0.0 6.9 0.6 10.1 0.3 93.1 95 121.4 164 16.8 5.2 0.1 -1.5
East Anglia 14.7 0.3 7.8 0.8 11.2 0.6 103.8 92 88.8 150 13.6 4.1 0.1 -1.0
England SW & Wales S 13.4 -0.1 7.3 0.2 10.4 0.1 99.2 101 219.2 165 20.8 6.0 0.1 -0.9
England SE & Central S 14.8 0.3 7.8 0.8 11.3 0.5 107.1 95 129.6 155 17.0 6.0 0.1 -1.2

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 12.4 -0.3 6.3 0.1 9.4 -0.1 83.8 95 165.8 148 18.6 4.5 0.4 -0.9
England 13.7 -0.1 7.1 0.4 10.4 0.2 96.6 99 131.3 170 17.3 5.8 0.1 -1.0
Wales 12.7 -0.2 6.7 0.0 9.7 -0.1 91.7 103 257.1 178 20.7 5.2 0.1 -1.0
Scotland 10.5 -0.5 4.9 -0.2 7.7 -0.4 61.0 83 204.6 128 20.3 2.7 0.9 -1.0
N Ireland 11.7 -0.9 5.2 -1.1 8.4 -1.0 79.9 97 133.2 116 17.7 1.2 1.3 0.4
England & Wales 13.5 -0.1 7.1 0.4 10.3 0.1 95.9 99 148.7 172 17.7 5.7 0.1 -1.0
England N 12.6 -0.2 6.4 0.3 9.5 0.1 86.7 96 140.2 156 18.4 5.8 0.1 -1.3
England S 14.2 -0.1 7.5 0.5 10.9 0.2 101.8 100 126.6 179 16.7 5.8 0.1 -0.9
Scotland N 10.0 -0.6 4.7 -0.3 7.3 -0.5 49.5 73 200.0 113 20.8 1.2 1.2 -0.5
Scotland E 10.6 -0.4 4.9 0.2 7.7 -0.1 64.9 81 199.4 176 20.1 5.5 0.9 -1.5
Scotland W 11.1 -0.5 5.3 -0.5 8.2 -0.5 72.4 95 217.0 116 19.9 1.8 0.4 -1.1
England E & NE 12.9 -0.2 6.5 0.4 9.7 0.1 92.3 98 126.4 195 18.2 7.2 0.1 -1.3
England NW & Wales N 12.5 -0.2 6.6 0.1 9.5 -0.1 83.0 95 193.2 146 19.0 3.8 0.1 -1.2
Midlands 13.4 -0.2 6.9 0.5 10.1 0.2 93.1 99 121.4 179 16.8 5.6 0.1 -1.2
East Anglia 14.7 0.1 7.8 0.7 11.2 0.4 103.8 96 88.8 168 13.6 4.5 0.1 -0.7
England SW & Wales S 13.4 -0.3 7.3 -0.0 10.4 -0.1 99.2 106 219.2 178 20.8 6.4 0.1 -0.7
England SE & Central S 14.8 0.1 7.8 0.6 11.3 0.4 107.1 99 129.6 173 17.0 6.5 0.1 -0.9

Last updated: 1041 on 5 Feb 09.




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