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Regional values - February 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 6.2 -0.1 0.7 0.1 3.5 -0.0 67.9 105 65.3 75 10.3 -2.0 10.8 -0.2
England 6.3 -0.6 1.0 0.0 3.7 -0.3 68.7 101 52.6 87 9.6 -0.8 9.7 -0.7
Wales 5.9 -0.6 0.9 -0.2 3.4 -0.4 65.8 102 80.0 70 10.4 -3.0 10.8 0.8
Scotland 5.9 0.7 0.1 0.3 3.0 0.5 63.6 105 85.9 69 11.5 -3.3 13.0 0.3
N Ireland 7.8 0.7 1.2 0.0 4.5 0.3 87.6 143 46.8 54 9.2 -4.9 9.5 0.6
England & Wales 6.3 -0.6 1.0 -0.0 3.6 -0.3 68.3 101 56.3 83 9.7 -1.1 9.9 -0.5
England N 6.2 0.0 0.9 0.3 3.5 0.2 69.4 109 58.8 88 10.6 -0.3 9.8 -1.7
England S 6.4 -0.9 1.0 -0.2 3.7 -0.5 68.3 97 49.3 87 9.1 -1.0 9.7 -0.2
Scotland N 5.8 0.7 -0.0 0.2 2.9 0.5 57.8 100 95.6 68 12.8 -3.5 14.1 1.1
Scotland E 5.4 0.5 -0.4 0.3 2.5 0.4 60.3 93 65.4 75 11.3 -1.1 13.3 -1.0
Scotland W 6.6 0.9 0.8 0.3 3.7 0.6 74.8 124 94.8 67 10.1 -5.3 11.3 0.4
England E & NE 6.3 0.0 0.9 0.5 3.6 0.3 64.1 95 49.5 97 10.9 1.1 8.9 -2.6
England NW & Wales N 6.2 -0.1 1.1 0.2 3.6 0.1 73.8 118 76.7 79 10.3 -2.4 10.1 -0.7
Midlands 6.2 -0.5 0.7 0.0 3.4 -0.3 71.5 111 41.7 75 8.7 -1.7 11.2 0.2
East Anglia 6.5 -0.6 1.3 0.4 3.9 -0.1 65.1 91 38.1 102 8.9 0.2 7.4 -2.8
England SW & Wales S 6.2 -1.1 0.9 -0.7 3.6 -1.0 65.8 96 75.9 74 10.3 -2.6 10.5 1.7
England SE & Central S 6.5 -1.0 0.9 -0.3 3.7 -0.6 67.8 93 57.7 108 9.6 -0.1 9.9 -0.1

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 6.2 0.5 0.7 0.5 3.5 0.5 67.9 104 65.3 83 10.3 -1.3 10.8 -1.6
England 6.3 0.1 1.0 0.4 3.7 0.2 68.7 105 52.6 91 9.6 -0.4 9.7 -1.9
Wales 5.9 -0.0 0.9 0.2 3.4 0.1 65.8 101 80.0 76 10.4 -2.2 10.8 -0.8
Scotland 5.9 1.2 0.1 0.8 3.0 1.0 63.6 99 85.9 81 11.5 -1.9 13.0 -1.3
N Ireland 7.8 1.2 1.2 0.5 4.5 0.8 87.6 137 46.8 58 9.2 -3.8 9.5 -0.9
England & Wales 6.3 0.0 1.0 0.4 3.6 0.2 68.3 104 56.3 87 9.7 -0.7 9.9 -1.8
England N 6.2 0.7 0.9 0.9 3.5 0.8 69.4 111 58.8 93 10.6 0.1 9.8 -3.0
England S 6.4 -0.3 1.0 0.2 3.7 -0.0 68.3 101 49.3 89 9.1 -0.7 9.7 -1.3
Scotland N 5.8 1.1 -0.0 0.8 2.9 1.0 57.8 92 95.6 82 12.8 -1.8 14.1 -0.5
Scotland E 5.4 1.1 -0.4 0.9 2.5 1.0 60.3 92 65.4 82 11.3 -0.6 13.3 -2.4
Scotland W 6.6 1.3 0.8 0.8 3.7 1.1 74.8 115 94.8 80 10.1 -3.6 11.3 -1.2
England E & NE 6.3 0.7 0.9 0.9 3.6 0.8 64.1 100 49.5 98 10.9 1.1 8.9 -3.9
England NW & Wales N 6.2 0.5 1.1 0.7 3.6 0.6 73.8 116 76.7 87 10.3 -1.5 10.1 -2.3
Midlands 6.2 0.1 0.7 0.4 3.4 0.3 71.5 116 41.7 77 8.7 -1.4 11.2 -1.1
East Anglia 6.5 0.0 1.3 0.7 3.9 0.4 65.1 96 38.1 102 8.9 0.3 7.4 -3.7
England SW & Wales S 6.2 -0.6 0.9 -0.3 3.6 -0.5 65.8 97 75.9 78 10.3 -1.9 10.5 0.4
England SE & Central S 6.5 -0.4 0.9 0.0 3.7 -0.2 67.8 96 57.7 110 9.6 0.2 9.9 -1.1

Last updated: 1043 on 5 Feb 09.




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