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Regional values - October

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 12.9 0.3 6.0 0.0 9.4 0.2 106.4 116 101.1 86 13.20 -1.1 2.2 0.5
England 13.8 0.2 6.7 0.1 10.2 0.2 115.8 114 73.2 87 11.30 -0.5 1.9 0.5
Wales 13.4 0.6 6.1 -0.3 9.8 0.2 119.5 130 118.6 77 15.10 -0.7 2.7 1.3
Scotland 11.2 0.4 5.0 0.1 8.1 0.2 87.6 115 149.0 92 16.20 -1.5 2.6 0.3
N Ireland 13.3 0.8 5.5 -0.6 9.3 0.0 105.4 121 65.4 57 11.40 -5.0 2.1 0.9
England & Wales 13.7 0.3 6.6 0.1 10.2 0.2 116.3 116 79.5 85 11.80 -0.5 2.0 0.6
England N 12.8 0.2 6.1 0.2 9.4 0.2 109.7 119 81.0 87 12.20 -0.7 1.9 0.1
England S 14.3 0.2 7.0 0.1 10.6 0.2 119.1 112 69.1 88 10.80 -0.4 1.9 0.7
Scotland N 10.8 0.4 4.9 0.1 7.9 0.3 85.3 123 154.8 87 18.10 -1.6 2.1 0.0
Scotland E 11.0 0.2 4.6 0.1 7.8 0.1 85.2 104 109.0 91 14.00 -0.9 2.9 -0.0
Scotland W 12.0 0.6 5.4 -0.1 8.7 0.2 93.0 119 184.2 97 15.90 -2.1 2.8 0.9
England E & NE 12.9 0.1 6.3 0.4 9.6 0.2 105.2 108 65.0 94 10.90 -0.5 1.3 -0.4
England NW & Wales N 13.0 0.5 5.9 -0.3 9.5 0.1 113.9 128 110.9 81 14.90 -0.4 2.7 1.0
Midlands 13.5 0.2 6.3 0.1 9.9 0.1 118.2 121 65.1 88 10.60 -1.0 2.2 0.6
East Anglia 14.4 0.0 7.6 0.6 11.0 0.3 105.4 94 60.6 103 12.00 2.4 1.1 0.0
England SW & Wales S 14.1 0.5 6.8 -0.3 10.4 0.1 128.8 131 98.3 74 12.60 -2.1 2.2 1.1
England SE & Central S 14.7 0.2 7.1 0.1 10.9 0.2 120.4 107 78.4 94 10.60 -0.4 2.4 1.2

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 12.9 0.1 6.0 -0.2 9.4 -0.0 106.4 120 101.1 90 13.20 -0.8 2.2 0.9
England 13.8 0.0 6.7 -0.0 10.2 -0.0 115.8 118 73.2 95 11.30 -0.1 1.9 0.8
Wales 13.4 0.4 6.1 -0.5 9.8 -0.0 119.5 134 118.6 82 15.10 -0.4 2.7 1.6
Scotland 11.2 0.2 5.0 -0.2 8.1 0.0 87.6 119 149.0 93 16.20 -1.4 2.6 0.7
N Ireland 13.3 0.6 5.5 -0.8 9.3 -0.2 105.4 128 65.4 57 11.40 -5.1 2.1 1.2
England & Wales 13.7 0.1 6.6 -0.1 10.2 -0.0 116.3 120 79.5 92 11.80 -0.2 2.0 0.9
England N 12.8 -0.0 6.1 -0.1 9.4 -0.0 109.7 121 81.0 90 12.20 -0.4 1.9 0.5
England S 14.3 0.0 7.0 -0.0 10.6 -0.0 119.1 117 69.1 98 10.80 0.0 1.9 1.0
Scotland N 10.8 0.2 4.9 -0.0 7.9 0.1 85.3 126 154.8 87 18.10 -1.4 2.1 0.4
Scotland E 11.0 -0.1 4.6 -0.1 7.8 -0.1 85.2 107 109.0 96 14.00 -0.6 2.9 0.5
Scotland W 12.0 0.4 5.4 -0.4 8.7 0.0 93.0 122 184.2 99 15.90 -2.1 2.8 1.3
England E & NE 12.9 -0.1 6.3 0.2 9.6 0.0 105.2 111 65.0 100 10.90 -0.2 1.3 -0.1
England NW & Wales N 13.0 0.3 5.9 -0.6 9.5 -0.1 113.9 130 110.9 84 14.90 -0.2 2.7 1.4
Midlands 13.5 -0.0 6.3 -0.1 9.9 -0.1 118.2 126 65.1 96 10.60 -0.6 2.2 0.9
East Anglia 14.4 -0.2 7.6 0.5 11.0 0.1 105.4 98 60.6 115 12.00 2.9 1.1 0.3
England SW & Wales S 14.1 0.4 6.8 -0.5 10.4 -0.1 128.8 137 98.3 80 12.60 -1.8 2.2 1.4
England SE & Central S 14.7 0.0 7.1 -0.0 10.9 -0.0 120.4 111 78.4 104 10.60 0.1 2.4 1.4

Last updated: 1046 on 10 Mar 2011.




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