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Regional values - Winter 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 8.3 1.9 2.8 1.8 5.6 1.9 162.4 110 437.9 132 51.1 7.8 18.8 -14.0
England 9.1 2.1 3.4 2.0 6.2 2.1 180.3 110 299.0 127 45.3 8.4 17.2 -13.4
Wales 8.6 1.8 3.5 1.9 6.1 1.9 153.8 103 606.4 136 57.3 9.4 16.5 -12.6
Scotland 7.0 1.7 1.7 1.6 4.3 1.7 134.9 109 638.3 138 58.1 6.4 22.5 -16.1
N Ireland 8.6 1.5 2.6 1.1 5.6 1.3 162.0 117 355.7 110 55.5 6.7 16.6 -10.2
England & Wales 9.0 2.1 3.4 2.0 6.2 2.0 176.6 109 341.4 129 47.0 8.6 17.1 -13.3
England N 8.3 2.1 2.6 1.8 5.4 2.0 192.7 128 342.0 130 46.7 7.6 19.5 -15.0
England S 9.5 2.1 3.8 2.1 6.6 2.1 173.7 102 276.3 126 44.6 8.9 16.0 -12.6
Scotland N 6.8 1.6 1.7 1.7 4.2 1.7 105.5 98 731.4 141 64.6 7.8 20.8 -18.1
Scotland E 6.7 1.8 1.0 1.4 3.8 1.6 170.9 122 445.2 135 48.3 4.5 29.2 -14.3
Scotland W 7.6 1.8 2.5 1.7 5.1 1.8 136.5 105 718.6 135 59.7 6.6 17.6 -15.2
England E & NE 8.4 2.1 2.5 1.8 5.4 2.0 211.7 132 244.7 122 42.7 7.5 20.6 -13.9
England NW & Wales N 8.3 1.9 3.1 1.9 5.7 1.9 158.4 111 519.5 137 53.5 8.1 17.6 -14.5
Midlands 8.9 2.2 3.2 2.1 6.1 2.1 177.1 114 276.9 129 45.2 8.8 17.2 -15.1
East Anglia 9.5 2.3 3.5 2.0 6.4 2.2 173.1 99 186.0 126 39.1 8.1 18.8 -10.6
England SW & Wales S 9.4 1.8 4.1 2.0 6.7 1.9 165.6 101 502.7 127 54.4 8.6 13.4 -11.8
England SE & Central S 9.7 2.1 3.9 2.2 6.8 2.1 174.9 99 289.3 131 44.8 10.1 16.4 -12.7

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 8.3 2.4 2.8 2.2 5.6 2.3 162.4 110 437.9 142 51.1 9.0 18.8 -17.2
England 9.1 2.6 3.4 2.4 6.2 2.5 180.3 113 299.0 134 45.3 9.0 17.2 -16.8
Wales 8.6 2.3 3.5 2.3 6.1 2.3 153.8 102 606.4 145 57.3 10.8 16.5 -16.0
Scotland 7.0 2.1 1.7 2.0 4.3 2.0 134.9 105 638.3 153 58.1 8.7 22.5 -18.8
N Ireland 8.6 1.8 2.6 1.4 5.6 1.6 162.0 114 355.7 116 55.5 8.4 16.6 -13.4
England & Wales 9.0 2.5 3.4 2.4 6.2 2.5 176.6 111 341.4 136 47.0 9.2 17.1 -16.7
England N 8.3 2.5 2.6 2.2 5.4 2.4 192.7 129 342.0 138 46.7 8.2 19.5 -18.2
England S 9.5 2.6 3.8 2.5 6.6 2.6 173.7 105 276.3 131 44.6 9.4 16.0 -16.0
Scotland N 6.8 1.9 1.7 2.0 4.2 2.0 105.5 94 731.4 158 64.6 10.5 20.8 -20.6
Scotland E 6.7 2.2 1.0 1.8 3.8 2.0 170.9 121 445.2 145 48.3 5.6 29.2 -17.0
Scotland W 7.6 2.1 2.5 2.1 5.1 2.1 136.5 100 718.6 152 59.7 9.6 17.6 -18.3
England E & NE 8.4 2.6 2.5 2.2 5.4 2.4 211.7 135 244.7 127 42.7 7.5 20.6 -17.1
England NW & Wales N 8.3 2.3 3.1 2.3 5.7 2.3 158.4 109 519.5 147 53.5 9.7 17.6 -17.9
Midlands 8.9 2.7 3.2 2.5 6.1 2.6 177.1 116 276.9 136 45.2 9.4 17.2 -18.5
East Anglia 9.5 2.9 3.5 2.5 6.4 2.7 173.1 103 186.0 129 39.1 8.0 18.8 -14.1
England SW & Wales S 9.4 2.2 4.1 2.4 6.7 2.3 165.6 101 502.7 134 54.4 9.8 13.4 -15.0
England SE & Central S 9.7 2.6 3.9 2.6 6.8 2.6 174.9 101 289.3 137 44.8 10.6 16.4 -16.3

Last updated: 1040 on 5 Feb 09.




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