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Regional values - January 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 8.7 2.7 3.2 2.5 5.9 2.6 51.8 116 153.8 128 18.7 3.0 5.5 -6.5
England 9.5 2.9 3.8 2.8 6.7 2.8 62.4 123 95.8 114 15.7 2.3 4.6 -6.6
Wales 9.0 2.6 4.1 2.8 6.6 2.7 48.3 106 202.6 128 19.9 2.5 4.6 -6.1
Scotland 7.3 2.3 1.9 2.1 4.6 2.2 35.6 104 241.7 142 23.1 4.5 7.4 -6.6
N Ireland 9.0 2.2 3.0 1.8 6.0 2.0 48.9 115 129.7 109 19.4 1.6 4.6 -5.5
England & Wales 9.4 2.9 3.9 2.8 6.6 2.8 60.5 121 110.5 117 16.3 2.3 4.6 -6.5
England N 8.9 3.1 3.0 2.5 5.9 2.8 64.0 137 121.1 128 17.1 2.9 5.5 -7.1
England S 9.8 2.9 4.3 2.9 7.0 2.9 61.6 116 82.4 104 15.0 2.0 4.1 -6.3
Scotland N 6.8 1.9 1.9 2.1 4.3 2.0 23.4 86 297.5 157 26.7 6.4 6.9 -7.1
Scotland E 7.2 2.6 1.3 2.0 4.3 2.4 50.4 123 148.0 120 18.3 2.3 8.7 -7.1
Scotland W 8.0 2.5 2.6 2.1 5.3 2.4 36.4 98 266.5 136 23.4 4.2 6.6 -5.5
England E & NE 9.0 3.2 2.9 2.5 5.9 2.8 73.2 146 84.3 117 15.5 2.7 5.2 -7.4
England NW & Wales N 8.9 2.8 3.6 2.6 6.2 2.7 49.2 113 182.8 136 19.4 2.9 5.4 -6.3
Midlands 9.4 3.1 3.7 2.9 6.6 3.0 63.9 130 91.8 121 15.5 2.4 4.6 -7.0
East Anglia 9.9 3.2 4.1 3.0 7.0 3.1 64.7 119 65.1 122 13.5 2.2 4.0 -6.6
England SW & Wales S 9.6 2.4 4.5 2.6 7.0 2.5 51.6 102 151.3 107 18.3 1.7 3.9 -5.4
England SE & Central S 9.9 2.7 4.4 2.9 7.2 2.8 60.9 111 79.7 98 14.8 2.0 4.4 -6.1

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 8.7 3.1 3.2 2.8 5.9 2.9 51.8 118 153.8 136 18.7 3.1 5.5 -7.3
England 9.5 3.4 3.8 3.1 6.7 3.3 62.4 126 95.8 119 15.7 2.2 4.6 -7.5
Wales 9.0 3.0 4.1 3.1 6.6 3.0 48.3 108 202.6 135 19.9 2.7 4.6 -6.8
Scotland 7.3 2.6 1.9 2.4 4.6 2.5 35.6 103 241.7 156 23.1 5.1 7.4 -7.2
N Ireland 9.0 2.5 3.0 2.1 6.0 2.3 48.9 112 129.7 112 19.4 1.9 4.6 -6.4
England & Wales 9.4 3.3 3.9 3.1 6.6 3.2 60.5 124 110.5 122 16.3 2.3 4.6 -7.4
England N 8.9 3.5 3.0 2.8 5.9 3.1 64.0 141 121.1 134 17.1 2.8 5.5 -7.8
England S 9.8 3.4 4.3 3.3 7.0 3.3 61.6 120 82.4 109 15.0 1.9 4.1 -7.4
Scotland N 6.8 2.2 1.9 2.4 4.3 2.3 23.4 85 297.5 177 26.7 7.2 6.9 -7.7
Scotland E 7.2 3.0 1.3 2.3 4.3 2.7 50.4 124 148.0 127 18.3 2.5 8.7 -7.6
Scotland W 8.0 2.8 2.6 2.4 5.3 2.6 36.4 96 266.5 149 23.4 5.0 6.6 -6.2
England E & NE 9.0 3.6 2.9 2.8 5.9 3.2 73.2 150 84.3 121 15.5 2.5 5.2 -8.1
England NW & Wales N 8.9 3.1 3.6 3.0 6.2 3.1 49.2 115 182.8 143 19.4 3.1 5.4 -7.1
Midlands 9.4 3.6 3.7 3.3 6.6 3.4 63.9 134 91.8 127 15.5 2.3 4.6 -7.9
East Anglia 9.9 3.7 4.1 3.5 7.0 3.6 64.7 123 65.1 127 13.5 1.9 4.0 -8.0
England SW & Wales S 9.6 2.8 4.5 3.0 7.0 2.9 51.6 105 151.3 111 18.3 1.8 3.9 -6.2
England SE & Central S 9.9 3.3 4.4 3.4 7.2 3.3 60.9 116 79.7 103 14.8 2.0 4.4 -7.3

Last updated: 1041 on 5 Feb 09.




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