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Regional values - April

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 ≥1 mm 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 12.7 1.8 3.3 0.2 8.0 1.0 182.9 129 48.0 69 8.50 -2.8 4.2 -0.8
England 13.8 2.0 3.7 0.1 8.7 1.1 201.3 138 24.5 43 5.80 -4.3 2.9 -1.2
Wales 13.0 2.0 3.2 -0.2 8.1 0.9 205.2 136 43.1 50 7.30 -4.4 5.1 0.3
Scotland 10.7 1.4 2.6 0.5 6.6 1.0 150.8 115 86.6 100 13.10 0.0 5.9 -0.8
N Ireland 13.0 1.9 3.3 -0.1 8.1 0.9 157.2 111 57.1 81 9.60 -2.8 4.9 0.8
England & Wales 13.6 2.0 3.6 0.1 8.6 1.1 201.8 138 27.0 44 6.00 -4.3 3.2 -1.0
England N 12.8 2.0 3.4 0.3 8.1 1.2 171.4 128 25.6 41 6.30 -4.3 3.7 -1.2
England S 14.3 2.1 3.8 0.0 9.0 1.0 217.1 142 23.8 44 5.50 -4.4 2.5 -1.1
Scotland N 9.9 1.1 2.5 0.5 6.2 0.8 138.1 112 98.2 104 15.70 1.1 6.5 -0.7
Scotland E 11.1 1.8 2.3 0.6 6.7 1.1 156.3 119 56.7 82 10.60 -0.8 6.3 -1.4
Scotland W 11.4 1.4 3.1 0.5 7.2 0.9 162.1 116 102.8 110 12.10 -0.6 4.8 -0.5
England E & NE 13.0 2.2 3.4 0.4 8.2 1.3 174.2 130 21.4 39 5.80 -4.2 3.6 -1.2
England NW & Wales N 12.6 1.9 3.3 -0.0 7.9 0.9 183.5 130 34.6 46 6.80 -4.7 4.9 -0.0
Midlands 14.0 2.2 3.6 0.2 8.8 1.2 193.7 140 24.7 43 6.00 -4.2 2.7 -1.7
East Anglia 14.4 2.1 3.8 -0.1 9.1 1.0 215.0 145 15.1 33 5.00 -4.4 2.6 -0.7
England SW & Wales S 13.4 1.8 3.8 -0.0 8.6 0.9 217.2 134 39.6 53 7.00 -4.0 2.9 -0.8
England SE & Central S 14.5 2.0 3.8 -0.1 9.2 1.0 233.8 146 22.6 43 4.70 -4.7 3.0 -0.7

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 ≥1 mm 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 12.7 2.0 3.3 0.4 8.0 1.2 182.9 129 48.0 71 8.50 -3.0 4.2 -1.2
England 13.8 2.3 3.7 0.3 8.7 1.3 201.3 141 24.5 44 5.80 -4.7 2.9 -1.3
Wales 13.0 2.2 3.2 0.1 8.1 1.1 205.2 138 43.1 50 7.30 -4.6 5.1 0.1
Scotland 10.7 1.5 2.6 0.8 6.6 1.2 150.8 110 86.6 107 13.10 0.1 5.9 -1.6
N Ireland 13.0 2.0 3.3 0.2 8.1 1.1 157.2 108 57.1 86 9.60 -2.7 4.9 0.3
England & Wales 13.6 2.3 3.6 0.3 8.6 1.3 201.8 140 27.0 45 6.00 -4.7 3.2 -1.1
England N 12.8 2.3 3.4 0.5 8.1 1.4 171.4 128 25.6 41 6.30 -4.6 3.7 -1.5
England S 14.3 2.3 3.8 0.2 9.0 1.2 217.1 147 23.8 45 5.50 -4.7 2.5 -1.3
Scotland N 9.9 1.2 2.5 0.8 6.2 1.0 138.1 104 98.2 111 15.70 1.2 6.5 -1.5
Scotland E 11.1 1.9 2.3 0.9 6.7 1.4 156.3 114 56.7 87 10.60 -0.8 6.3 -2.3
Scotland W 11.4 1.5 3.1 0.7 7.2 1.1 162.1 112 102.8 119 12.10 -0.4 4.8 -1.1
England E & NE 13.0 2.4 3.4 0.6 8.2 1.5 174.2 130 21.4 40 5.80 -4.6 3.6 -1.5
England NW & Wales N 12.6 2.1 3.3 0.2 7.9 1.1 183.5 130 34.6 45 6.80 -4.9 4.9 -0.4
Midlands 14.0 2.5 3.6 0.4 8.8 1.5 193.7 144 24.7 44 6.00 -4.6 2.7 -1.9
East Anglia 14.4 2.3 3.8 0.1 9.1 1.2 215.0 150 15.1 33 5.00 -4.9 2.6 -0.8
England SW & Wales S 13.4 2.0 3.8 0.1 8.6 1.0 217.2 136 39.6 54 7.00 -4.2 2.9 -0.9
England SE & Central S 14.5 2.2 3.8 0.1 9.2 1.2 233.8 152 22.6 44 4.70 -5.1 3.0 -0.8

Last updated: 1026 on 20 Sep 2010.




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