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Regional values - Autumn 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 14.8 2.4 8.0 2.1 11.4 2.2 305.3 111 400.6 119 46.9 5.1 3.3 -5.0
England 16.1 2.6 8.7 2.3 12.4 2.4 350.2 116 276.2 115 39.0 4.4 3.3 -4.1
Wales 14.9 2.2 8.2 1.9 11.6 2.0 321.9 116 470.6 108 51.8 6.2 4.3 -2.5
Scotland 12.9 2.2 6.7 1.9 9.7 2.0 234.0 102 589.2 126 57.5 6.0 3.2 -7.3
N Ireland 14.2 1.7 7.5 1.6 10.8 1.7 262.8 103 392.6 123 53.1 5.6 2.3 -4.3
England & Wales 15.9 2.5 8.7 2.3 12.3 2.4 346.3 116 303.0 113 40.8 4.7 3.5 -3.8
England N 15.1 2.6 8.1 2.2 11.6 2.4 329.6 119 297.3 110 43.2 5.4 2.8 -5.9
England S 16.6 2.6 9.1 2.3 12.9 2.5 361.1 114 265.0 118 36.8 3.9 3.6 -3.1
Scotland N 12.4 2.1 6.5 1.9 9.4 2.0 214.3 104 634.2 121 60.6 3.0 2.9 -7.2
Scotland E 13.0 2.3 6.2 2.0 9.6 2.1 263.1 105 425.6 126 48.6 5.6 4.5 -8.2
Scotland W 13.4 2.1 7.4 2.0 10.3 2.0 229.5 96 703.4 131 62.7 10.4 2.4 -6.5
England E & NE 15.3 2.6 8.0 2.3 11.7 2.5 348.2 121 223.2 108 38.2 4.5 2.5 -6.1
England NW & Wales N 14.8 2.4 8.2 2.1 11.5 2.2 309.3 117 428.1 110 52.1 7.4 3.2 -4.8
Midlands 15.9 2.6 8.4 2.2 12.2 2.4 344.4 118 253.6 117 37.3 3.6 3.7 -4.2
East Anglia 17.1 2.8 9.4 2.6 13.2 2.7 388.9 120 190.7 110 31.4 2.5 2.7 -3.7
England SW & Wales S 15.8 2.2 8.9 2.0 12.3 2.1 329.3 109 419.0 113 47.3 4.9 3.8 -1.8
England SE & Central S 17.0 2.6 9.4 2.5 13.2 2.6 372.4 112 285.4 122 37.2 5.4 4.5 -2.6

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 14.8 2.5 8.0 2.2 11.4 2.3 305.3 114 400.6 123 46.9 5.5 3.3 -5.3
England 16.1 2.7 8.7 2.4 12.4 2.5 350.2 118 276.2 120 39.0 5.0 3.3 -4.3
Wales 14.9 2.3 8.2 1.9 11.6 2.1 321.9 118 470.6 112 51.8 6.9 4.3 -2.8
Scotland 12.9 2.3 6.7 2.0 9.7 2.1 234.0 106 589.2 128 57.5 5.9 3.2 -7.8
N Ireland 14.2 1.9 7.5 1.7 10.8 1.7 262.8 107 392.6 122 53.1 5.3 2.3 -4.8
England & Wales 15.9 2.6 8.7 2.3 12.3 2.5 346.3 118 303.0 118 40.8 5.3 3.5 -4.1
England N 15.1 2.6 8.1 2.3 11.6 2.5 329.6 122 297.3 111 43.2 5.6 2.8 -6.1
England S 16.6 2.7 9.1 2.4 12.9 2.6 361.1 116 265.0 125 36.8 4.7 3.6 -3.3
Scotland N 12.4 2.2 6.5 1.9 9.4 2.1 214.3 109 634.2 123 60.6 3.0 2.9 -7.8
Scotland E 13.0 2.4 6.2 2.0 9.6 2.2 263.1 109 425.6 131 48.6 5.6 4.5 -8.6
Scotland W 13.4 2.2 7.4 2.0 10.3 2.1 229.5 99 703.4 132 62.7 10.2 2.4 -6.9
England E & NE 15.3 2.7 8.0 2.4 11.7 2.5 348.2 123 223.2 111 38.2 4.8 2.5 -6.4
England NW & Wales N 14.8 2.5 8.2 2.2 11.5 2.3 309.3 119 428.1 111 52.1 7.8 3.2 -5.1
Midlands 15.9 2.7 8.4 2.3 12.2 2.5 344.4 121 253.6 123 37.3 4.3 3.7 -4.3
East Anglia 17.1 2.8 9.4 2.7 13.2 2.8 388.9 122 190.7 117 31.4 3.0 2.7 -3.9
England SW & Wales S 15.8 2.3 8.9 2.0 12.3 2.1 329.3 111 419.0 119 47.3 5.8 3.8 -2.1
England SE & Central S 17.0 2.7 9.4 2.6 13.2 2.7 372.4 114 285.4 129 37.2 6.3 4.5 -2.7

Last updated: 1041 on 5 Feb 09.




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