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Regional values - February 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 6.4 0.0 1.0 0.4 3.7 0.2 69.2 106 70.3 81 11.9 -0.4 10.5 -0.6
England 6.8 -0.1 1.3 0.4 4.0 0.1 72.6 107 45.9 76 9.9 -0.5 9.9 -0.6
Wales 6.6 -0.0 1.1 -0.1 3.8 -0.0 67.7 104 77.9 68 10.5 -2.9 11.5 1.5
Scotland 5.5 0.3 0.4 0.6 2.9 0.4 63.9 105 110.6 89 15.7 0.9 11.9 -0.8
N Ireland 7.3 0.2 1.7 0.5 4.5 0.3 67.9 111 60.1 69 11.1 -3.1 6.7 -2.2
England & Wales 6.7 -0.1 1.3 0.3 4.0 0.1 72.0 107 50.3 74 10.0 -0.8 10.1 -0.3
England N 6.4 0.2 1.1 0.6 3.8 0.4 74.6 117 64.4 96 11.3 0.4 9.7 -1.8
England S 7.0 -0.3 1.4 0.2 4.2 -0.0 71.6 102 36.1 64 9.2 -0.9 10.0 0.1
Scotland N 5.0 -0.1 0.2 0.5 2.6 0.2 48.2 83 135.6 97 19.3 3.0 12.1 -0.8
Scotland E 5.3 0.4 0.1 0.8 2.7 0.6 70.1 108 84.1 97 13.4 0.9 12.4 -1.9
Scotland W 6.3 0.6 1.0 0.5 3.6 0.5 78.2 130 105.0 75 13.3 -2.1 11.2 0.3
England E & NE 6.5 0.2 1.1 0.6 3.8 0.4 72.6 108 61.5 120 12.0 2.2 9.0 -2.6
England NW & Wales N 6.4 0.1 1.3 0.4 3.8 0.3 73.4 117 74.9 77 10.6 -2.1 10.3 -0.5
Midlands 6.7 -0.0 1.2 0.5 3.9 0.2 68.2 106 44.5 80 9.9 -0.5 10.2 -0.8
East Anglia 6.8 -0.3 1.3 0.4 4.1 0.0 62.8 88 40.4 109 11.1 2.4 9.7 -0.5
England SW & Wales S 7.1 -0.3 1.4 -0.3 4.2 -0.3 81.5 118 54.3 53 9.2 -3.7 10.8 2.0
England SE & Central S 7.0 -0.4 1.4 0.2 4.2 -0.1 71.1 97 24.9 46 7.5 -2.2 10.5 0.5

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 6.4 0.6 1.0 0.9 3.7 0.7 69.2 106 70.3 89 11.9 0.3 10.5 -1.9
England 6.8 0.5 1.3 0.8 4.0 0.6 72.6 111 45.9 79 9.9 -0.1 9.9 -1.8
Wales 6.6 0.6 1.1 0.4 3.8 0.5 67.7 104 77.9 74 10.5 -2.1 11.5 -0.1
Scotland 5.5 0.8 0.4 1.1 2.9 1.0 63.9 99 110.6 105 15.7 2.2 11.9 -2.4
N Ireland 7.3 0.7 1.7 0.9 4.5 0.8 67.9 107 60.1 74 11.1 -2.0 6.7 -3.7
England & Wales 6.7 0.5 1.3 0.7 4.0 0.6 72.0 110 50.3 78 10.0 -0.4 10.1 -1.5
England N 6.4 0.8 1.1 1.1 3.8 1.0 74.6 120 64.4 101 11.3 0.8 9.7 -3.2
England S 7.0 0.3 1.4 0.6 4.2 0.4 71.6 106 36.1 65 9.2 -0.6 10.0 -1.0
Scotland N 5.0 0.4 0.2 1.0 2.6 0.7 48.2 77 135.6 116 19.3 4.7 12.1 -2.4
Scotland E 5.3 1.0 0.1 1.4 2.7 1.2 70.1 107 84.1 106 13.4 1.5 12.4 -3.3
Scotland W 6.3 1.0 1.0 1.0 3.6 1.0 78.2 120 105.0 89 13.3 -0.4 11.2 -1.3
England E & NE 6.5 0.9 1.1 1.1 3.8 1.0 72.6 113 61.5 122 12.0 2.2 9.0 -3.8
England NW & Wales N 6.4 0.7 1.3 0.9 3.8 0.8 73.4 115 74.9 85 10.6 -1.2 10.3 -2.0
Midlands 6.7 0.6 1.2 0.9 3.9 0.8 68.2 111 44.5 82 9.9 -0.2 10.2 -2.2
East Anglia 6.8 0.3 1.3 0.7 4.1 0.5 62.8 92 40.4 109 11.1 2.5 9.7 -1.4
England SW & Wales S 7.1 0.3 1.4 0.1 4.2 0.2 81.5 120 54.3 56 9.2 -3.0 10.8 0.7
England SE & Central S 7.0 0.1 1.4 0.5 4.2 0.3 71.1 100 24.9 47 7.5 -1.9 10.5 -0.5

Last updated: 1040 on 5 Feb 09.




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