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Regional values - Annual

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 13.3 1.2 6.0 0.9 9.6 1.1 1406.2 104 1172.5 104 157.70 3.3 38.3 -17.3
England 14.5 1.4 6.7 1.0 10.6 1.2 1553.3 106 713.1 85 121.10 -10.1 31.3 -18.6
Wales 13.5 1.1 6.4 0.9 9.9 1.0 1455.6 105 1287.1 90 171.60 6.1 35.1 -14.0
Scotland 11.4 1.0 4.8 0.8 8.1 0.9 1173.2 99 1886.4 124 208.10 22.3 51.2 -17.6
N Ireland 13.0 0.8 5.8 0.6 9.4 0.7 1265.9 102 1272.6 114 194.40 17.4 37.0 -8.1
England & Wales 14.4 1.4 6.6 1.0 10.5 1.2 1539.8 106 792.3 86 128.10 -7.8 31.8 -17.9
England N 13.5 1.3 6.1 1.0 9.7 1.2 1484.4 110 922.9 98 143.90 1.5 36.9 -20.5
England S 15.1 1.4 7.0 1.0 11.0 1.2 1589.7 104 602.2 77 109.10 -16.2 28.3 -17.6
Scotland N 11.0 1.0 4.6 0.8 7.8 0.9 1090.4 100 1998.2 119 220.40 16.0 50.4 -19.3
Scotland E 11.5 1.0 4.3 0.7 7.9 0.9 1250.7 100 1359.4 120 176.20 16.8 62.9 -15.8
Scotland W 11.9 0.9 5.4 0.8 8.6 0.8 1201.8 96 2297.9 133 225.40 36.8 40.1 -17.4
England E & NE 13.7 1.5 6.0 1.0 9.8 1.2 1548.3 112 661.7 87 122.30 -6.8 37.4 -19.7
England NW & Wales N 13.2 1.1 6.2 0.9 9.7 1.0 1415.4 106 1333.7 103 174.80 11.9 37.0 -17.1
Midlands 14.6 1.5 6.5 1.0 10.5 1.3 1522.4 108 594.0 76 113.80 -16.4 31.7 -21.0
East Anglia 15.4 1.6 7.0 1.1 11.2 1.3 1628.3 106 453.7 75 89.90 -23.0 26.5 -19.4
England SW & Wales S 14.2 1.1 7.1 1.0 10.6 1.0 1503.4 100 1068.8 86 155.70 1.3 29.1 -12.1
England SE & Central S 15.3 1.3 7.1 1.0 11.2 1.2 1667.0 105 629.8 81 105.80 -14.2 29.0 -18.0

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 ≥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 13.3 1.5 6.0 1.2 9.6 1.3 1406.2 105 1172.5 107 157.70 3.7 38.3 -22.5
England 14.5 1.7 6.7 1.3 10.6 1.5 1553.3 108 713.1 86 121.10 -10.6 31.3 -23.8
Wales 13.5 1.4 6.4 1.2 9.9 1.3 1455.6 106 1287.1 92 171.60 7.1 35.1 -19.7
Scotland 11.4 1.2 4.8 1.0 8.1 1.1 1173.2 99 1886.4 128 208.10 23.8 51.2 -22.6
N Ireland 13.0 1.0 5.8 0.8 9.4 0.9 1265.9 102 1272.6 116 194.40 18.1 37.0 -13.9
England & Wales 14.4 1.7 6.6 1.3 10.5 1.5 1539.8 108 792.3 87 128.10 -8.1 31.8 -23.3
England N 13.5 1.6 6.1 1.2 9.7 1.4 1484.4 112 922.9 98 143.90 1.0 36.9 -25.7
England S 15.1 1.8 7.0 1.3 11.0 1.5 1589.7 107 602.2 78 109.10 -16.7 28.3 -22.8
Scotland N 11.0 1.2 4.6 1.0 7.8 1.1 1090.4 100 1998.2 124 220.40 18.1 50.4 -24.1
Scotland E 11.5 1.3 4.3 1.0 7.9 1.1 1250.7 101 1359.4 122 176.20 16.7 62.9 -20.7
Scotland W 11.9 1.1 5.4 1.0 8.6 1.1 1201.8 96 2297.9 138 225.40 39.2 40.1 -22.6
England E & NE 13.7 1.8 6.0 1.3 9.8 1.5 1548.3 114 661.7 88 122.30 -8.3 37.4 -24.8
England NW & Wales N 13.2 1.4 6.2 1.2 9.7 1.3 1415.4 107 1333.7 104 174.80 12.8 37.0 -22.8
Midlands 14.6 1.8 6.5 1.3 10.5 1.6 1522.4 110 594.0 77 113.80 -16.9 31.7 -26.5
East Anglia 15.4 2.0 7.0 1.4 11.2 1.7 1628.3 109 453.7 75 89.90 -24.6 26.5 -24.6
England SW & Wales S 14.2 1.4 7.1 1.2 10.6 1.3 1503.4 102 1068.8 88 155.70 2.2 29.1 -17.2
England SE & Central S 15.3 1.7 7.1 1.3 11.2 1.5 1667.0 107 629.8 82 105.80 -14.8 29.0 -23.3

Last updated: 0925 on 12 Jun 2012.




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