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Regional values - November 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 10.5 1.7 4.0 1.0 7.2 1.4 78.6 134 154.0 130 17.1 2.2 3.1 -3.2
England 11.5 2.0 4.4 1.0 7.9 1.5 95.1 145 96.1 115 14.0 1.5 3.3 -2.6
Wales 10.9 1.7 4.2 0.5 7.6 1.1 80.7 140 198.6 127 20.1 3.4 4.2 -0.9
Scotland 8.8 1.4 3.4 1.4 6.1 1.4 52.7 110 242.2 146 21.0 3.1 2.8 -4.9
N Ireland 10.1 0.9 3.6 0.4 6.8 0.7 67.4 122 130.7 118 19.0 2.3 2.2 -3.0
England & Wales 11.4 1.9 4.4 0.9 7.9 1.4 93.1 144 110.2 118 14.8 1.7 3.4 -2.3
England N 10.5 1.9 4.1 1.2 7.3 1.6 85.5 143 97.4 102 15.1 1.3 2.7 -4.0
England S 12.0 2.0 4.6 0.8 8.3 1.4 100.2 146 95.4 123 13.4 1.5 3.6 -1.8
Scotland N 8.3 1.2 3.3 1.4 5.8 1.3 39.9 106 255.9 133 23.5 3.4 2.2 -5.2
Scotland E 8.8 1.6 2.8 1.4 5.8 1.5 71.7 127 155.8 135 16.4 1.6 4.2 -5.0
Scotland W 9.4 1.4 4.0 1.4 6.7 1.4 50.0 94 316.0 171 22.7 4.5 2.2 -4.4
England E & NE 10.6 1.9 4.0 1.2 7.3 1.6 95.6 151 67.1 92 13.1 0.7 2.5 -4.2
England NW & Wales N 10.6 1.8 4.4 1.1 7.5 1.4 70.4 128 160.9 115 19.4 3.1 3.1 -3.0
Midlands 11.2 2.0 4.0 0.8 7.6 1.4 97.5 155 82.6 113 13.2 1.2 3.6 -2.5
East Anglia 12.0 2.2 4.7 1.1 8.4 1.6 106.4 154 66.8 114 11.5 0.9 2.7 -2.7
England SW & Wales S 11.7 1.6 4.7 0.5 8.2 1.1 89.9 136 178.5 133 18.3 2.7 3.8 -0.7
England SE & Central S 12.5 2.2 4.7 0.9 8.6 1.5 99.5 137 96.7 122 13.1 1.7 4.4 -1.3

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 10.5 2.1 4.0 1.4 7.2 1.7 78.6 135 154.0 135 17.1 2.4 3.1 -3.9
England 11.5 2.3 4.4 1.3 7.9 1.8 95.1 148 96.1 117 14.0 1.5 3.3 -3.1
Wales 10.9 2.0 4.2 0.9 7.6 1.4 80.7 137 198.6 131 20.1 3.7 4.2 -1.5
Scotland 8.8 1.8 3.4 1.8 6.1 1.8 52.7 109 242.2 154 21.0 3.6 2.8 -5.9
N Ireland 10.1 1.3 3.6 0.8 6.8 1.0 67.4 120 130.7 122 19.0 2.8 2.2 -3.9
England & Wales 11.4 2.3 4.4 1.2 7.9 1.7 93.1 146 110.2 120 14.8 1.8 3.4 -2.9
England N 10.5 2.3 4.1 1.5 7.3 1.9 85.5 144 97.4 103 15.1 1.4 2.7 -4.6
England S 12.0 2.3 4.6 1.1 8.3 1.7 100.2 149 95.4 126 13.4 1.5 3.6 -2.2
Scotland N 8.3 1.6 3.3 1.8 5.8 1.7 39.9 105 255.9 140 23.5 3.9 2.2 -6.2
Scotland E 8.8 2.0 2.8 1.8 5.8 1.9 71.7 128 155.8 142 16.4 1.8 4.2 -6.0
Scotland W 9.4 1.8 4.0 1.8 6.7 1.8 50.0 93 316.0 181 22.7 5.1 2.2 -5.3
England E & NE 10.6 2.3 4.0 1.5 7.3 1.9 95.6 153 67.1 91 13.1 0.6 2.5 -4.8
England NW & Wales N 10.6 2.2 4.4 1.5 7.5 1.8 70.4 125 160.9 118 19.4 3.5 3.1 -3.7
Midlands 11.2 2.3 4.0 1.1 7.6 1.7 97.5 158 82.6 115 13.2 1.2 3.6 -3.0
East Anglia 12.0 2.5 4.7 1.4 8.4 1.9 106.4 159 66.8 112 11.5 0.6 2.7 -3.1
England SW & Wales S 11.7 2.0 4.7 0.8 8.2 1.4 89.9 136 178.5 140 18.3 3.0 3.8 -1.2
England SE & Central S 12.5 2.5 4.7 1.2 8.6 1.9 99.5 142 96.7 123 13.1 1.7 4.4 -1.6

Last updated: 1040 on 5 Feb 09.




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