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Regional values - December 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 7.4 0.5 1.5 -0.1 4.4 0.2 46.3 121 114.4 92 13.7 -1.7 10.6 0.8
England 7.8 0.3 1.9 -0.1 4.8 0.1 51.1 115 86.4 95 11.5 -1.5 10.4 1.3
Wales 7.9 0.5 2.1 -0.1 5.0 0.2 52.1 135 183.7 106 15.2 -2.0 10.3 1.8
Scotland 6.3 0.6 0.3 -0.2 3.3 0.2 38.9 135 142.8 84 16.2 -2.0 12.2 0.3
N Ireland 8.7 1.3 2.6 0.6 5.7 1.0 35.1 103 112.3 95 16.6 -0.3 4.7 -3.0
England & Wales 7.8 0.4 1.9 -0.1 4.8 0.1 51.2 117 99.8 98 12.0 -1.6 10.4 1.4
England N 6.9 0.3 1.2 -0.2 4.0 0.1 43.4 108 108.5 107 13.1 -0.8 11.3 0.9
England S 8.2 0.4 2.3 -0.1 5.2 0.2 55.2 118 74.7 88 10.7 -2.0 9.9 1.6
Scotland N 6.3 0.7 0.4 0.0 3.3 0.4 37.8 171 164.6 87 18.1 -2.2 11.7 -0.3
Scotland E 5.6 0.3 -0.8 -0.8 2.4 -0.2 43.6 126 92.3 77 12.5 -2.8 15.7 2.2
Scotland W 7.0 0.7 1.3 0.1 4.1 0.4 35.3 110 167.3 85 17.7 -1.0 9.2 -0.7
England E & NE 6.9 0.3 1.1 -0.1 4.0 0.1 43.2 99 71.8 93 11.2 -1.4 11.6 1.2
England NW & Wales N 7.4 0.5 1.5 -0.3 4.4 0.1 48.2 130 170.7 116 16.1 -0.1 10.8 1.2
Midlands 7.4 0.3 1.7 -0.0 4.5 0.1 45.3 106 78.3 95 11.4 -1.4 11.2 1.6
East Anglia 8.1 0.5 2.1 -0.0 5.1 0.3 54.8 114 45.9 81 9.7 -1.4 9.7 1.3
England SW & Wales S 8.6 0.4 2.9 0.0 5.7 0.2 54.3 122 153.6 101 13.4 -2.9 8.3 1.0
England SE & Central S 8.5 0.4 2.2 -0.3 5.3 0.0 67.0 138 66.5 77 10.0 -2.3 10.8 2.3

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 7.4 0.8 1.5 0.3 4.4 0.5 46.3 118 114.4 99 13.7 -1.3 10.6 -0.2
England 7.8 0.8 1.9 0.4 4.8 0.6 51.1 113 86.4 102 11.5 -1.2 10.4 0.1
Wales 7.9 0.8 2.1 0.3 5.0 0.6 52.1 128 183.7 112 15.2 -1.5 10.3 0.7
Scotland 6.3 0.8 0.3 0.0 3.3 0.4 38.9 130 142.8 92 16.2 -1.6 12.2 -0.3
N Ireland 8.7 1.5 2.6 0.9 5.7 1.2 35.1 100 112.3 102 16.6 0.0 4.7 -3.9
England & Wales 7.8 0.8 1.9 0.3 4.8 0.6 51.2 115 99.8 104 12.0 -1.3 10.4 0.2
England N 6.9 0.7 1.2 0.2 4.0 0.4 43.4 106 108.5 116 13.1 -0.5 11.3 -0.2
England S 8.2 0.8 2.3 0.4 5.2 0.6 55.2 116 74.7 93 10.7 -1.7 9.9 0.3
Scotland N 6.3 0.9 0.4 0.2 3.3 0.5 37.8 168 164.6 93 18.1 -2.0 11.7 -0.7
Scotland E 5.6 0.6 -0.8 -0.5 2.4 0.0 43.6 123 92.3 84 12.5 -2.5 15.7 1.4
Scotland W 7.0 1.0 1.3 0.3 4.1 0.6 35.3 104 167.3 95 17.7 -0.3 9.2 -1.5
England E & NE 6.9 0.6 1.1 0.3 4.0 0.5 43.2 99 71.8 100 11.2 -1.2 11.6 0.1
England NW & Wales N 7.4 0.8 1.5 0.1 4.4 0.5 48.2 123 170.7 124 16.1 0.4 10.8 0.1
Midlands 7.4 0.7 1.7 0.4 4.5 0.6 45.3 104 78.3 101 11.4 -1.1 11.2 0.4
East Anglia 8.1 1.0 2.1 0.5 5.1 0.8 54.8 116 45.9 82 9.7 -1.2 9.7 -0.0
England SW & Wales S 8.6 0.7 2.9 0.5 5.7 0.6 54.3 117 153.6 108 13.4 -2.4 8.3 -0.0
England SE & Central S 8.5 0.8 2.2 0.3 5.3 0.6 67.0 137 66.5 83 10.0 -2.0 10.8 0.8

Last updated: 1041 on 5 Feb 09.




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