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Regional values - Annual 2005

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 13.0 0.9 5.9 0.8 9.4 0.9 1398.9 103 1086.2 96 148.7 -5.7 48.8 -6.8
England 14.0 0.9 6.4 0.8 10.2 0.8 1545.8 106 747.0 89 122.2 -9.0 47.8 -2.1
Wales 13.2 0.9 6.3 0.8 9.7 0.8 1436.9 103 1305.0 91 156.7 -8.8 46.6 -2.5
Scotland 11.4 0.9 4.9 0.9 8.1 0.9 1186.6 100 1592.6 105 186.9 1.1 54.4 -14.5
N Ireland 13.0 0.8 6.2 1.0 9.6 0.9 1163.3 94 1073.5 97 169.3 -7.7 30.8 -14.3
England & Wales 13.9 0.9 6.4 0.8 10.1 0.8 1530.8 105 824.0 89 127.0 -9.0 47.6 -2.1
England N 13.1 1.0 5.9 0.9 9.5 0.9 1445.9 107 893.6 94 139.5 -2.8 50.0 -7.4
England S 14.5 0.9 6.6 0.7 10.6 0.8 1598.6 105 669.4 86 113.0 -12.3 46.6 0.7
Scotland N 10.8 0.8 4.7 0.9 7.8 0.9 1052.0 96 1850.1 111 207.7 3.2 52.4 -17.3
Scotland E 11.5 1.0 4.5 0.9 8.0 1.0 1279.9 102 1166.8 103 162.8 3.4 61.2 -17.5
Scotland W 12.0 0.9 5.4 0.8 8.7 0.9 1269.2 102 1699.5 98 184.6 -4.1 50.2 -7.3
England E & NE 13.3 1.0 5.8 0.9 9.6 1.0 1477.0 107 752.4 99 128.5 -0.6 48.8 -8.3
England NW & Wales N 13.0 0.9 6.2 0.9 9.6 0.9 1387.7 104 1206.9 93 156.3 -6.5 48.0 -6.2
Midlands 14.0 1.0 6.2 0.8 10.1 0.9 1506.8 107 683.9 87 117.3 -12.9 50.1 -2.6
East Anglia 14.7 0.9 6.7 0.7 10.7 0.8 1553.8 101 530.6 88 106.8 -6.0 45.4 -0.5
England SW & Wales S 13.9 0.8 6.7 0.6 10.3 0.7 1580.4 106 1104.0 88 142.7 -11.7 42.4 1.3
England SE & Central S 14.9 0.9 6.6 0.5 10.7 0.7 1697.4 107 612.0 79 106.8 -13.2 51.0 4.0

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 13.0 1.2 5.9 1.1 9.4 1.1 1398.9 105 1086.2 99 148.7 -5.3 48.8 -12.1
England 14.0 1.2 6.4 1.0 10.2 1.1 1545.8 108 747.0 90 122.2 -9.5 47.8 -7.3
Wales 13.2 1.2 6.3 1.0 9.7 1.1 1436.9 104 1305.0 93 156.7 -7.9 46.6 -8.2
Scotland 11.4 1.1 4.9 1.1 8.1 1.1 1186.6 100 1592.6 108 186.9 2.6 54.4 -19.4
N Ireland 13.0 1.1 6.2 1.2 9.6 1.1 1163.3 94 1073.5 98 169.3 -7.0 30.8 -20.1
England & Wales 13.9 1.2 6.4 1.0 10.1 1.1 1530.8 107 824.0 91 127.0 -9.3 47.6 -7.4
England N 13.1 1.3 5.9 1.1 9.5 1.2 1445.9 109 893.6 95 139.5 -3.4 50.0 -12.7
England S 14.5 1.2 6.6 1.0 10.6 1.1 1598.6 107 669.4 87 113.0 -12.7 46.6 -4.5
Scotland N 10.8 1.0 4.7 1.1 7.8 1.1 1052.0 97 1850.1 115 207.7 5.3 52.4 -22.1
Scotland E 11.5 1.3 4.5 1.1 8.0 1.2 1279.9 103 1166.8 105 162.8 3.2 61.2 -22.3
Scotland W 12.0 1.1 5.4 1.0 8.7 1.1 1269.2 102 1699.5 102 184.6 -1.7 50.2 -12.6
England E & NE 13.3 1.3 5.8 1.1 9.6 1.2 1477.0 109 752.4 100 128.5 -2.1 48.8 -13.4
England NW & Wales N 13.0 1.2 6.2 1.1 9.6 1.2 1387.7 105 1206.9 95 156.3 -5.6 48.0 -11.9
Midlands 14.0 1.3 6.2 1.1 10.1 1.2 1506.8 109 683.9 88 117.3 -13.3 50.1 -8.1
East Anglia 14.7 1.2 6.7 1.0 10.7 1.1 1553.8 104 530.6 88 106.8 -7.6 45.4 -5.6
England SW & Wales S 13.9 1.1 6.7 0.9 10.3 1.0 1580.4 107 1104.0 91 142.7 -10.8 42.4 -3.9
England SE & Central S 14.9 1.2 6.6 0.8 10.7 1.0 1697.4 109 612.0 80 106.8 -13.8 51.0 -1.2

Last updated: 1040 on 5 Feb 09.




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