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Regional values - March 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 10.1 1.6 2.5 0.6 6.3 1.1 142.8 147 88.9 93 11.7 -2.6 5.2 -2.7
England 11.0 1.6 3.0 0.6 7.0 1.1 156.0 152 56.1 84 9.2 -2.9 3.8 -3.0
Wales 10.1 1.5 2.8 0.4 6.4 0.9 141.2 144 103.7 87 12.3 -2.8 4.2 -2.7
Scotland 8.6 1.7 1.8 0.9 5.2 1.3 125.1 141 140.9 102 15.3 -2.0 8.0 -2.5
N Ireland 10.0 1.1 2.2 -0.1 6.1 0.5 120.5 131 81.4 87 13.4 -3.0 4.9 -1.4
England & Wales 10.8 1.6 3.0 0.6 6.9 1.1 153.9 151 62.7 85 9.6 -2.9 3.8 -2.9
England N 9.8 1.5 2.7 0.8 6.3 1.1 135.3 142 53.1 68 9.7 -3.3 4.9 -3.0
England S 11.5 1.7 3.2 0.5 7.4 1.1 166.9 157 57.7 96 8.9 -2.7 3.2 -2.9
Scotland N 8.2 1.7 1.7 0.9 5.0 1.3 122.4 145 169.5 109 18.2 -1.1 8.5 -2.4
Scotland E 8.5 1.7 1.5 1.0 5.0 1.3 129.8 135 90.2 91 11.7 -3.0 8.9 -3.0
Scotland W 9.1 1.6 2.2 0.7 5.6 1.2 123.6 142 156.3 99 15.3 -2.1 6.3 -2.2
England E & NE 10.0 1.4 2.6 0.8 6.3 1.1 137.7 139 39.3 64 8.3 -3.6 4.8 -3.0
England NW & Wales N 9.8 1.6 2.8 0.6 6.3 1.1 133.9 145 81.4 75 11.7 -3.0 4.9 -2.7
Midlands 10.8 1.6 2.7 0.5 6.8 1.0 149.3 151 55.2 89 8.9 -3.2 3.5 -3.6
East Anglia 11.8 1.8 3.2 0.7 7.5 1.3 168.8 160 38.9 87 7.9 -2.7 2.8 -3.2
England SW & Wales S 10.9 1.5 3.3 0.4 7.1 1.0 161.1 153 97.0 96 11.5 -2.5 3.2 -2.4
England SE & Central S 11.9 1.9 3.3 0.5 7.6 1.2 178.1 160 55.6 93 9.1 -1.9 3.9 -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 10.1 2.1 2.5 1.2 6.3 1.6 142.8 142 88.9 97 11.7 -2.2 5.2 -4.2
England 11.0 2.2 3.0 1.2 7.0 1.7 156.0 148 56.1 84 9.2 -2.7 3.8 -4.5
Wales 10.1 2.0 2.8 1.0 6.4 1.5 141.2 137 103.7 91 12.3 -2.2 4.2 -4.6
Scotland 8.6 2.0 1.8 1.3 5.2 1.6 125.1 134 140.9 110 15.3 -1.2 8.0 -3.8
N Ireland 10.0 1.5 2.2 0.4 6.1 0.9 120.5 124 81.4 90 13.4 -2.4 4.9 -2.8
England & Wales 10.8 2.1 3.0 1.2 6.9 1.7 153.9 147 62.7 86 9.6 -2.6 3.8 -4.5
England N 9.8 2.0 2.7 1.4 6.3 1.7 135.3 138 53.1 70 9.7 -2.9 4.9 -4.6
England S 11.5 2.3 3.2 1.1 7.4 1.7 166.9 153 57.7 93 8.9 -2.6 3.2 -4.5
Scotland N 8.2 2.0 1.7 1.3 5.0 1.6 122.4 137 169.5 116 18.2 -0.3 8.5 -3.6
Scotland E 8.5 2.1 1.5 1.4 5.0 1.8 129.8 132 90.2 97 11.7 -2.5 8.9 -4.2
Scotland W 9.1 2.0 2.2 1.1 5.6 1.6 123.6 134 156.3 109 15.3 -1.0 6.3 -3.5
England E & NE 10.0 2.0 2.6 1.4 6.3 1.7 137.7 136 39.3 64 8.3 -3.5 4.8 -4.5
England NW & Wales N 9.8 2.0 2.8 1.2 6.3 1.6 133.9 137 81.4 80 11.7 -2.4 4.9 -4.4
Midlands 10.8 2.1 2.7 1.2 6.8 1.7 149.3 147 55.2 88 8.9 -3.0 3.5 -5.3
East Anglia 11.8 2.4 3.2 1.3 7.5 1.9 168.8 158 38.9 85 7.9 -2.6 2.8 -4.7
England SW & Wales S 10.9 2.0 3.3 1.0 7.1 1.5 161.1 147 97.0 97 11.5 -2.2 3.2 -4.0
England SE & Central S 11.9 2.4 3.3 1.2 7.6 1.8 178.1 156 55.6 89 9.1 -2.0 3.9 -3.9

Last updated: 1043 on 5 Feb 09.




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