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Regional values - Winter 2009

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 6.1 -0.4 0.4 -0.6 3.2 -0.5 157.9 107 268.0 81 36.7 -6.6 40.6 7.7
England 6.3 -0.6 0.6 -0.7 3.5 -0.7 180.2 110 193.4 82 29.8 -7.1 39.8 9.1
Wales 6.3 -0.5 0.5 -1.0 3.4 -0.8 171.0 115 295.7 66 36.7 -11.2 41.2 12.0
Scotland 5.4 0.1 -0.1 -0.2 2.6 -0.1 119.5 96 386.8 83 47.4 -4.2 42.8 4.2
N Ireland 7.0 -0.1 1.0 -0.5 4.0 -0.3 146.8 106 252.4 78 40.4 -8.4 36.1 9.3
England & Wales 6.3 -0.6 0.6 -0.8 3.4 -0.7 178.9 111 207.5 79 30.7 -7.7 39.9 9.5
England N 5.8 -0.4 0.4 -0.4 3.1 -0.4 161.0 107 204.3 78 33.0 -6.1 41.0 6.5
England S 6.6 -0.8 0.7 -0.9 3.6 -0.8 190.4 112 187.6 85 28.1 -7.7 39.1 10.5
Scotland N 5.3 0.1 0.0 0.0 2.6 0.0 100.6 94 437.3 84 55.5 -1.3 39.7 0.7
Scotland E 5.0 0.1 -0.8 -0.3 2.1 -0.1 139.3 99 276.1 84 38.3 -5.4 49.2 5.7
Scotland W 5.8 0.0 0.4 -0.4 3.1 -0.2 124.0 96 436.9 82 46.3 -6.9 40.3 7.4
England E & NE 5.9 -0.4 0.4 -0.3 3.1 -0.3 168.8 105 171.2 86 30.8 -4.4 40.6 6.1
England NW & Wales N 6.0 -0.4 0.4 -0.8 3.2 -0.6 152.2 106 265.9 70 37.0 -8.3 40.7 8.6
Midlands 6.1 -0.6 0.4 -0.7 3.2 -0.7 178.8 115 161.3 75 27.8 -8.6 42.6 10.3
East Anglia 6.3 -0.8 0.7 -0.7 3.5 -0.8 179.4 103 133.6 91 28.3 -2.7 37.9 8.6
England SW & Wales S 6.8 -0.8 1.0 -1.1 3.9 -1.0 189.7 116 302.2 76 34.4 -11.4 36.2 10.9
England SE & Central S 6.8 -0.8 0.5 -1.2 3.7 -1.0 204.3 116 201.5 91 26.0 -8.7 41.1 12.0

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 6.1 0.1 0.4 -0.2 3.2 -0.1 157.9 106 268.0 87 36.7 -5.4 40.6 4.6
England 6.3 -0.1 0.6 -0.3 3.5 -0.2 180.2 112 193.4 86 29.8 -6.6 39.8 5.8
Wales 6.3 -0.1 0.5 -0.6 3.4 -0.4 171.0 113 295.7 71 36.7 -9.9 41.2 8.6
Scotland 5.4 0.4 -0.1 0.1 2.6 0.3 119.5 93 386.8 93 47.4 -2.0 42.8 1.5
N Ireland 7.0 0.2 1.0 -0.2 4.0 0.0 146.8 103 252.4 82 40.4 -6.7 36.1 6.0
England & Wales 6.3 -0.1 0.6 -0.4 3.4 -0.3 178.9 113 207.5 83 30.7 -7.0 39.9 6.1
England N 5.8 0.1 0.4 0.0 3.1 0.0 161.0 108 204.3 83 33.0 -5.4 41.0 3.3
England S 6.6 -0.3 0.7 -0.5 3.6 -0.4 190.4 115 187.6 89 28.1 -7.2 39.1 7.0
Scotland N 5.3 0.4 0.0 0.3 2.6 0.4 100.6 89 437.3 95 55.5 1.4 39.7 -1.8
Scotland E 5.0 0.5 -0.8 0.1 2.1 0.3 139.3 98 276.1 90 38.3 -4.4 49.2 3.0
Scotland W 5.8 0.3 0.4 0.0 3.1 0.2 124.0 91 436.9 92 46.3 -3.8 40.3 4.4
England E & NE 5.9 0.1 0.4 0.1 3.1 0.1 168.8 108 171.2 89 30.8 -4.4 40.6 3.0
England NW & Wales N 6.0 0.0 0.4 -0.4 3.2 -0.2 152.2 104 265.9 75 37.0 -6.8 40.7 5.2
Midlands 6.1 -0.1 0.4 -0.3 3.2 -0.2 178.8 117 161.3 79 27.8 -8.0 42.6 6.9
East Anglia 6.3 -0.3 0.7 -0.2 3.5 -0.3 179.4 107 133.6 93 28.3 -2.8 37.9 5.0
England SW & Wales S 6.8 -0.3 1.0 -0.7 3.9 -0.5 189.7 116 302.2 81 34.4 -10.2 36.2 7.8
England SE & Central S 6.8 -0.2 0.5 -0.7 3.7 -0.5 204.3 118 201.5 96 26.0 -8.2 41.1 8.4

Last updated: 1148 on 30 Sep 09.

 




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