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Regional values - Spring

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 12.0 0.8 3.2 -0.3 7.6 0.2 499.8 118 166.4 72 29.00 -7.5 17.5 3.2
England 13.0 0.8 3.8 -0.3 8.4 0.3 529.7 121 112.7 63 22.70 -9.2 14.3 2.5
Wales 12.2 0.8 3.3 -0.7 7.7 0.1 549.6 126 196.0 69 30.40 -7.9 19.6 6.6
Scotland 10.3 0.6 2.3 -0.2 6.3 0.2 438.6 111 240.0 79 38.60 -3.9 22.2 2.8
N Ireland 12.3 0.9 3.1 -0.7 7.7 0.1 486.3 119 207.8 89 30.70 -10.7 18.2 6.6
England & Wales 12.9 0.8 3.7 -0.3 8.3 0.3 532.5 121 124.2 64 23.80 -9.0 15.0 3.1
England N 12.1 0.9 3.4 -0.2 7.7 0.4 492.9 120 122.3 61 23.80 -10.1 17.2 3.0
England S 13.4 0.8 4.0 -0.3 8.7 0.2 549.2 121 107.7 64 22.20 -8.7 12.8 2.3
Scotland N 9.6 0.4 2.2 -0.2 5.9 0.1 411.1 109 263.6 80 46.00 -0.8 22.5 2.2
Scotland E 10.5 0.9 1.9 -0.2 6.2 0.3 451.2 113 192.4 80 32.20 -5.4 24.2 2.1
Scotland W 11.0 0.7 2.8 -0.3 6.9 0.2 461.7 112 258.8 77 35.70 -6.5 19.8 4.3
England E & NE 12.3 1.1 3.4 -0.1 7.9 0.5 509.2 123 108.6 64 22.20 -9.4 16.3 2.4
England NW & Wales N 11.9 0.8 3.3 -0.5 7.6 0.1 502.9 120 155.4 60 27.30 -10.1 19.4 5.6
Midlands 13.1 1.0 3.8 -0.1 8.4 0.4 522.5 125 106.2 61 22.70 -9.7 14.3 1.7
East Anglia 13.5 0.8 4.1 -0.4 8.8 0.2 543.9 120 74.8 55 19.20 -9.4 12.4 2.4
England SW & Wales S 12.7 0.7 3.9 -0.5 8.3 0.1 556.6 120 176.2 71 28.30 -7.5 14.8 4.7
England SE & Central S 13.6 0.6 4.1 -0.5 8.8 0.1 563.5 119 111.8 68 21.60 -8.0 12.9 2.1

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 12.0 1.1 3.2 0.0 7.6 0.5 499.8 119 166.4 72 29.00 -8.3 17.5 1.4
England 13.0 1.2 3.8 0.0 8.4 0.6 529.7 122 112.7 62 22.70 -10.4 14.3 0.9
Wales 12.2 1.2 3.3 -0.3 7.7 0.4 549.6 126 196.0 69 30.40 -8.7 19.6 4.6
Scotland 10.3 0.9 2.3 0.1 6.3 0.5 438.6 111 240.0 81 38.60 -4.1 22.2 1.0
N Ireland 12.3 1.2 3.1 -0.4 7.7 0.4 486.3 117 207.8 90 30.70 -11.2 18.2 4.6
England & Wales 12.9 1.2 3.7 0.0 8.3 0.6 532.5 122 124.2 63 23.80 -10.1 15.0 1.4
England N 12.1 1.3 3.4 0.1 7.7 0.7 492.9 120 122.3 60 23.80 -11.1 17.2 1.2
England S 13.4 1.1 4.0 0.0 8.7 0.6 549.2 123 107.7 63 22.20 -10.0 12.8 0.7
Scotland N 9.6 0.6 2.2 0.1 5.9 0.4 411.1 108 263.6 82 46.00 -0.8 22.5 0.4
Scotland E 10.5 1.2 1.9 0.0 6.2 0.6 451.2 113 192.4 81 32.20 -6.0 24.2 0.4
Scotland W 11.0 1.0 2.8 0.0 6.9 0.5 461.7 111 258.8 80 35.70 -6.6 19.8 2.5
England E & NE 12.3 1.4 3.4 0.2 7.9 0.8 509.2 123 108.6 63 22.20 -10.6 16.3 0.8
England NW & Wales N 11.9 1.1 3.3 -0.2 7.6 0.4 502.9 120 155.4 60 27.30 -10.9 19.4 3.6
Midlands 13.1 1.4 3.8 0.2 8.4 0.8 522.5 126 106.2 59 22.70 -10.9 14.3 -0.1
East Anglia 13.5 1.1 4.1 0.0 8.8 0.6 543.9 122 74.8 54 19.20 -10.9 12.4 1.0
England SW & Wales S 12.7 1.0 3.9 -0.2 8.3 0.4 556.6 121 176.2 71 28.30 -8.3 14.8 2.9
England SE & Central S 13.6 1.0 4.1 -0.1 8.8 0.4 563.5 121 111.8 66 21.60 -9.4 12.9 0.5

Last updated: 1235 on 18 Oct 2010.




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