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Regional values - April 2007

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 15.2 4.4 5.3 2.2 10.2 3.3 203.5 144 27.0 39 4.2 -7.1 1.6 -3.4
England 16.3 4.6 5.8 2.2 11.0 3.4 215.6 148 10.7 19 2.0 -8.1 1.1 -3.0
Wales 15.7 4.7 5.3 1.9 10.4 3.3 222.4 148 24.7 29 3.1 -8.6 1.6 -3.1
Scotland 13.3 4.0 4.5 2.4 8.9 3.2 180.1 138 54.3 63 8.1 -5.0 2.4 -4.3
N Ireland 15.2 4.0 5.3 2.0 10.2 3.0 193.1 136 28.8 41 4.5 -7.9 1.4 -2.6
England & Wales 16.2 4.6 5.7 2.2 10.9 3.4 216.5 148 12.6 21 2.1 -8.2 1.1 -3.0
England N 14.9 4.1 5.4 2.3 10.1 3.2 203.7 152 19.2 31 2.9 -7.7 1.4 -3.5
England S 17.0 4.8 6.0 2.2 11.5 3.5 221.9 146 6.1 11 1.5 -8.4 0.9 -2.8
Scotland N 12.6 3.8 4.6 2.6 8.6 3.2 166.5 135 68.9 73 10.8 -3.8 2.6 -4.5
Scotland E 13.8 4.4 4.1 2.3 8.9 3.3 189.9 144 26.2 38 5.1 -6.4 2.7 -4.9
Scotland W 13.7 3.7 4.9 2.3 9.3 3.0 188.1 135 64.3 69 7.6 -5.1 1.9 -3.4
England E & NE 15.0 4.1 5.4 2.4 10.2 3.2 200.2 149 10.0 18 2.4 -7.6 1.3 -3.5
England NW & Wales N 15.0 4.2 5.3 2.0 10.1 3.1 211.3 150 32.7 43 3.6 -7.9 1.9 -3.0
Midlands 16.4 4.6 5.6 2.2 11.0 3.4 216.1 157 8.7 15 2.0 -8.3 0.8 -3.7
East Anglia 16.9 4.6 5.9 2.0 11.4 3.3 213.9 144 1.0 2 0.2 -9.2 1.1 -2.3
England SW & Wales S 16.5 4.8 5.9 2.1 11.2 3.5 221.0 136 19.0 25 3.0 -7.9 0.9 -2.8
England SE & Central S 17.7 5.2 6.2 2.2 11.9 3.7 237.8 149 2.5 5 0.9 -8.5 1.2 -2.5

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 15.2 4.6 5.3 2.5 10.2 3.5 203.5 143 27.0 40 4.2 -7.3 1.6 -3.8
England 16.3 4.8 5.8 2.4 11.0 3.6 215.6 151 10.7 19 2.0 -8.5 1.1 -3.2
Wales 15.7 5.0 5.3 2.1 10.4 3.5 222.4 149 24.7 29 3.1 -8.8 1.6 -3.3
Scotland 13.3 4.1 4.5 2.7 8.9 3.4 180.1 131 54.3 67 8.1 -4.9 2.4 -5.1
N Ireland 15.2 4.2 5.3 2.2 10.2 3.2 193.1 132 28.8 43 4.5 -7.9 1.4 -3.2
England & Wales 16.2 4.8 5.7 2.4 10.9 3.6 216.5 151 12.6 21 2.1 -8.5 1.1 -3.2
England N 14.9 4.4 5.4 2.5 10.1 3.5 203.7 152 19.2 31 2.9 -8.0 1.4 -3.8
England S 17.0 5.1 6.0 2.3 11.5 3.7 221.9 150 6.1 12 1.5 -8.8 0.9 -2.9
Scotland N 12.6 3.9 4.6 2.9 8.6 3.4 166.5 126 68.9 78 10.8 -3.7 2.6 -5.4
Scotland E 13.8 4.6 4.1 2.6 8.9 3.6 189.9 139 26.2 40 5.1 -6.4 2.7 -5.8
Scotland W 13.7 3.9 4.9 2.5 9.3 3.2 188.1 130 64.3 74 7.6 -4.9 1.9 -4.0
England E & NE 15.0 4.4 5.4 2.6 10.2 3.5 200.2 150 10.0 19 2.4 -8.0 1.3 -3.7
England NW & Wales N 15.0 4.4 5.3 2.3 10.1 3.3 211.3 150 32.7 43 3.6 -8.1 1.9 -3.4
Midlands 16.4 4.9 5.6 2.4 11.0 3.7 216.1 160 8.7 15 2.0 -8.7 0.8 -3.8
East Anglia 16.9 4.9 5.9 2.2 11.4 3.5 213.9 149 1.0 2 0.2 -9.7 1.1 -2.3
England SW & Wales S 16.5 5.0 5.9 2.3 11.2 3.6 221.0 139 19.0 26 3.0 -8.1 0.9 -2.9
England SE & Central S 17.7 5.4 6.2 2.4 11.9 3.9 237.8 155 2.5 5 0.9 -8.9 1.2 -2.7

Last updated: 1043 on 5 Feb 09.




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