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Regional values - Autumn 2008

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 12.4 -0.1 5.8 0.0 9.1 0.0 267.2 98 368.4 110 44.6 2.8 8.2 -0.1
England 13.4 -0.1 6.5 0.0 9.9 0.0 298.4 99 273.0 113 37.3 2.7 6.6 -0.8
Wales 12.6 -0.2 6.4 0.1 9.5 0.0 264.7 96 511.9 118 49.4 3.8 5.8 -1.0
Scotland 10.8 0.1 4.7 0.0 7.7 0.0 222.0 97 491.9 105 54.3 2.8 11.9 1.4
N Ireland 12.3 -0.2 5.6 -0.2 9.0 -0.2 234.3 92 347.3 109 50.3 2.8 5.5 -1.1
England & Wales 13.3 -0.1 6.5 0.0 9.9 0.0 293.7 98 305.9 115 39.0 2.9 6.5 -0.8
England N 12.4 -0.1 6.1 0.2 9.2 0.1 282.1 102 326.4 121 40.4 2.5 8.6 -0.1
England S 13.9 -0.2 6.7 -0.1 10.3 -0.1 306.9 97 244.7 109 35.7 2.8 5.6 -1.1
Scotland N 10.4 0.1 4.6 0.0 7.5 0.1 190.0 92 574.6 110 61.6 4.0 11.6 1.5
Scotland E 10.8 0.1 4.2 -0.1 7.5 0.0 260.3 104 312.3 93 44.0 1.0 14.7 2.0
Scotland W 11.3 0.0 5.3 0.0 8.3 0.0 224.4 94 572.8 107 55.6 3.2 9.5 0.6
England E & NE 12.7 0.0 6.0 0.3 9.3 0.1 296.6 103 249.7 121 36.4 2.7 9.2 0.6
England NW & Wales N 12.2 -0.2 6.2 0.1 9.2 0.0 258.4 98 495.7 127 48.7 4.0 7.2 -0.9
Midlands 13.2 -0.1 6.3 0.2 9.8 0.0 291.7 100 258.4 119 36.5 2.8 6.7 -1.1
East Anglia 14.1 -0.2 6.6 -0.2 10.4 -0.2 297.7 92 193.1 112 33.2 4.3 7.0 0.5
England SW & Wales S 13.4 -0.1 6.9 0.0 10.1 -0.1 303.0 100 388.3 104 43.6 1.2 4.2 -1.5
England SE & Central S 14.3 -0.2 6.7 -0.2 10.5 -0.2 315.4 95 235.5 101 34.4 2.7 5.2 -1.9

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 12.4 0.0 5.8 0.1 9.1 0.1 267.2 100 368.4 113 44.6 3.2 8.2 -0.4
England 13.4 -0.1 6.5 0.1 9.9 0.0 298.4 101 273.0 118 37.3 3.3 6.6 -1.0
Wales 12.6 -0.1 6.4 0.2 9.5 0.0 264.7 97 511.9 122 49.4 4.5 5.8 -1.3
Scotland 10.8 0.2 4.7 0.0 7.7 0.1 222.0 101 491.9 107 54.3 2.8 11.9 0.9
N Ireland 12.3 0.0 5.6 -0.2 9.0 -0.1 234.3 95 347.3 108 50.3 2.5 5.5 -1.6
England & Wales 13.3 -0.1 6.5 0.1 9.9 0.0 293.7 100 305.9 119 39.0 3.5 6.5 -1.0
England N 12.4 0.0 6.1 0.3 9.2 0.2 282.1 104 326.4 122 40.4 2.8 8.6 -0.4
England S 13.9 -0.1 6.7 0.0 10.3 0.0 306.9 99 244.7 116 35.7 3.6 5.6 -1.3
Scotland N 10.4 0.2 4.6 0.1 7.5 0.2 190.0 97 574.6 112 61.6 4.0 11.6 0.9
Scotland E 10.8 0.2 4.2 0.0 7.5 0.1 260.3 108 312.3 96 44.0 1.0 14.7 1.6
Scotland W 11.3 0.1 5.3 0.0 8.3 0.0 224.4 97 572.8 107 55.6 3.0 9.5 0.2
England E & NE 12.7 0.0 6.0 0.3 9.3 0.2 296.6 105 249.7 124 36.4 3.0 9.2 0.3
England NW & Wales N 12.2 -0.1 6.2 0.2 9.2 0.0 258.4 99 495.7 128 48.7 4.4 7.2 -1.2
Midlands 13.2 0.0 6.3 0.3 9.8 0.1 291.7 102 258.4 125 36.5 3.5 6.7 -1.3
East Anglia 14.1 -0.1 6.6 -0.1 10.4 -0.1 297.7 93 193.1 118 33.2 4.8 7.0 0.3
England SW & Wales S 13.4 0.0 6.9 0.0 10.1 0.0 303.0 102 388.3 110 43.6 2.2 4.2 -1.7
England SE & Central S 14.3 -0.1 6.7 -0.1 10.5 -0.1 315.4 97 235.5 107 34.4 3.5 5.2 -1.9

Last updated: 0929 on 16 Jul 09.




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