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Regional values - August 2006

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 18.8 -0.2 11.2 0.7 15.0 0.3 137.8 83 92.5 109 14.0 2.6 0.0 -0.0
England 20.1 -0.4 12.0 0.7 16.0 0.2 153.8 83 88.4 132 13.5 4.1 0.0 -0.0
Wales 18.5 -0.4 11.6 0.9 15.0 0.2 136.4 79 101.9 96 14.4 2.2 0.0 -0.0
Scotland 16.8 0.2 9.8 0.7 13.3 0.4 116.3 83 97.1 90 14.2 0.2 0.0 -0.0
N Ireland 18.1 -0.0 11.2 0.9 14.6 0.5 111.3 79 91.7 101 16.7 2.8 0.0 -0.0
England & Wales 19.9 -0.4 11.9 0.7 15.9 0.2 151.4 83 90.2 125 13.7 3.9 0.0 -0.0
England N 18.8 -0.3 11.3 0.7 15.0 0.2 136.3 82 115.1 147 16.0 5.1 0.0 -0.0
England S 20.8 -0.4 12.3 0.7 16.5 0.2 163.0 84 74.3 123 12.2 3.6 0.0 -0.0
Scotland N 15.7 -0.2 9.9 0.9 12.8 0.4 80.2 63 102.2 92 15.2 0.0 0.0 -0.1
Scotland E 17.7 0.5 9.6 0.7 13.6 0.6 137.7 93 82.5 99 11.2 -1.0 0.0 -0.1
Scotland W 17.4 0.4 10.1 0.3 13.7 0.4 142.3 97 106.3 83 16.3 1.7 0.0 -0.0
England E & NE 19.1 -0.4 11.3 0.8 15.2 0.2 139.6 81 107.7 164 15.4 5.7 0.0 -0.0
England NW & Wales N 18.3 -0.3 11.5 0.7 14.8 0.2 129.3 79 123.7 122 16.4 3.9 0.0 -0.0
Midlands 20.1 -0.5 11.8 0.8 15.9 0.2 143.6 80 85.3 131 13.9 4.4 0.0 -0.0
East Anglia 20.9 -1.0 12.3 0.5 16.6 -0.2 152.7 77 107.2 214 15.2 7.6 0.0 -0.0
England SW & Wales S 19.6 -0.1 12.2 0.9 15.9 0.4 165.1 88 65.8 73 11.2 0.3 0.0 -0.0
England SE & Central S 21.4 -0.2 12.4 0.6 16.9 0.2 181.7 89 62.1 111 10.4 2.5 0.0 -0.0

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 18.8 0.4 11.2 1.0 15.0 0.7 137.8 87 92.5 102 14.0 2.0 0.0 -0.0
England 20.1 0.3 12.0 1.0 16.0 0.6 153.8 89 88.4 124 13.5 3.5 0.0 -0.0
Wales 18.5 0.1 11.6 1.2 15.0 0.6 136.4 83 101.9 93 14.4 1.8 0.0 -0.0
Scotland 16.8 0.6 9.8 1.0 13.3 0.8 116.3 86 97.1 83 14.2 -0.4 0.0 -0.1
N Ireland 18.1 0.4 11.2 1.3 14.6 0.8 111.3 82 91.7 96 16.7 2.2 0.0 -0.0
England & Wales 19.9 0.2 11.9 1.1 15.9 0.6 151.4 88 90.2 118 13.7 3.2 0.0 -0.0
England N 18.8 0.2 11.3 1.0 15.0 0.6 136.3 86 115.1 133 16.0 4.4 0.0 -0.0
England S 20.8 0.3 12.3 1.1 16.5 0.7 163.0 90 74.3 117 12.2 3.0 0.0 -0.0
Scotland N 15.7 0.2 9.9 1.2 12.8 0.7 80.2 65 102.2 85 15.2 -0.5 0.0 -0.1
Scotland E 17.7 1.0 9.6 1.0 13.6 1.0 137.7 97 82.5 88 11.2 -1.7 0.0 -0.1
Scotland W 17.4 0.8 10.1 0.7 13.7 0.7 142.3 100 106.3 78 16.3 1.2 0.0 -0.0
England E & NE 19.1 0.2 11.3 1.0 15.2 0.6 139.6 87 107.7 150 15.4 4.9 0.0 -0.0
England NW & Wales N 18.3 0.2 11.5 1.0 14.8 0.6 129.3 83 123.7 112 16.4 3.3 0.0 -0.0
Midlands 20.1 0.2 11.8 1.1 15.9 0.7 143.6 86 85.3 122 13.9 3.8 0.0 -0.0
East Anglia 20.9 -0.3 12.3 0.9 16.6 0.3 152.7 83 107.2 202 15.2 6.7 0.0 -0.0
England SW & Wales S 19.6 0.5 12.2 1.2 15.9 0.8 165.1 93 65.8 72 11.2 -0.2 0.0 -0.0
England SE & Central S 21.4 0.5 12.4 1.0 16.9 0.7 181.7 95 62.1 105 10.4 1.8 0.0 -0.0

Last updated: 1040 on 5 Feb 09.




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