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Regional values - Spring 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 1.2 4.5 0.9 8.4 1.1 430.5 102 214.6 93 35.8 -0.7 8.3 -6.0
England 13.2 1.1 4.9 0.8 9.1 1.0 447.3 102 168.7 94 31.5 -0.4 6.8 -5.0
Wales 12.3 0.9 4.6 0.7 8.4 0.8 438.4 100 237.9 83 34.8 -3.5 9.6 -3.4
Scotland 11.0 1.4 3.7 1.2 7.3 1.3 398.4 101 284.7 94 42.8 0.2 10.9 -8.6
N Ireland 12.5 1.1 4.5 0.7 8.5 0.9 439.7 107 214.8 93 37.1 -4.3 6.4 -5.2
England & Wales 13.1 1.1 4.9 0.8 9.0 1.0 446.0 102 178.3 92 32.0 -0.8 7.2 -4.8
England N 12.4 1.2 4.5 1.0 8.5 1.1 426.3 104 171.5 85 30.9 -2.9 7.7 -6.4
England S 13.7 1.0 5.2 0.8 9.4 0.9 458.3 101 167.2 100 31.9 0.9 6.3 -4.2
Scotland N 10.5 1.3 3.6 1.3 7.0 1.3 377.3 100 305.8 92 48.3 1.5 10.5 -9.9
Scotland E 11.2 1.6 3.3 1.1 7.2 1.3 401.6 100 226.2 94 37.2 -0.3 12.6 -9.5
Scotland W 11.5 1.2 4.1 1.1 7.8 1.1 422.9 103 318.3 95 41.4 -0.8 9.7 -5.8
England E & NE 12.6 1.3 4.5 1.0 8.5 1.2 431.0 104 155.9 92 29.9 -1.7 7.3 -6.6
England NW & Wales N 12.2 1.0 4.7 0.9 8.4 1.0 437.2 104 198.4 77 32.4 -5.1 8.9 -5.0
Midlands 13.4 1.2 4.9 1.0 9.1 1.1 418.2 100 171.0 98 32.4 0.0 6.6 -5.9
East Anglia 13.8 1.0 5.3 0.9 9.5 1.0 445.3 99 136.3 101 30.6 2.0 5.0 -5.1
England SW & Wales S 12.9 0.9 5.0 0.6 9.0 0.7 480.2 104 221.6 89 33.6 -2.1 8.1 -2.1
England SE & Central S 13.8 0.9 5.1 0.6 9.5 0.8 474.3 100 172.2 105 32.2 2.5 7.0 -3.9

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 1.5 4.5 1.2 8.4 1.4 430.5 102 214.6 93 35.8 -1.5 8.3 -7.8
England 13.2 1.5 4.9 1.2 9.1 1.3 447.3 103 168.7 92 31.5 -1.6 6.8 -6.7
Wales 12.3 1.3 4.6 1.0 8.4 1.1 438.4 101 237.9 83 34.8 -4.3 9.6 -5.4
Scotland 11.0 1.6 3.7 1.4 7.3 1.5 398.4 101 284.7 96 42.8 0.0 10.9 -10.4
N Ireland 12.5 1.3 4.5 1.0 8.5 1.2 439.7 106 214.8 93 37.1 -4.8 6.4 -7.1
England & Wales 13.1 1.4 4.9 1.2 9.0 1.3 446.0 103 178.3 91 32.0 -2.0 7.2 -6.5
England N 12.4 1.6 4.5 1.3 8.5 1.5 426.3 104 171.5 84 30.9 -4.0 7.7 -8.2
England S 13.7 1.4 5.2 1.1 9.4 1.2 458.3 102 167.2 97 31.9 -0.3 6.3 -5.9
Scotland N 10.5 1.6 3.6 1.5 7.0 1.5 377.3 99 305.8 95 48.3 1.5 10.5 -11.6
Scotland E 11.2 1.9 3.3 1.4 7.2 1.6 401.6 101 226.2 96 37.2 -0.9 12.6 -11.3
Scotland W 11.5 1.5 4.1 1.3 7.8 1.4 422.9 102 318.3 98 41.4 -0.9 9.7 -7.6
England E & NE 12.6 1.7 4.5 1.3 8.5 1.5 431.0 104 155.9 91 29.9 -2.9 7.3 -8.3
England NW & Wales N 12.2 1.4 4.7 1.2 8.4 1.3 437.2 104 198.4 77 32.4 -5.8 8.9 -7.0
Midlands 13.4 1.6 4.9 1.3 9.1 1.4 418.2 101 171.0 96 32.4 -1.2 6.6 -7.8
East Anglia 13.8 1.4 5.3 1.2 9.5 1.3 445.3 100 136.3 98 30.6 0.6 5.0 -6.5
England SW & Wales S 12.9 1.2 5.0 0.9 9.0 1.1 480.2 104 221.6 89 33.6 -3.0 8.1 -3.8
England SE & Central S 13.8 1.3 5.1 1.0 9.5 1.1 474.3 102 172.2 101 32.2 1.1 7.0 -5.4

Last updated: 1043 on 5 Feb 09.




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