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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 15.7 4.8 5.7 2.6 10.7 3.7 202.8 144 36.7 53 5.50 -5.9 0.7 -4.3
England 16.9 5.2 6.2 2.7 11.6 3.9 218.3 149 11.6 20 2.60 -7.5 0.5 -3.6
Wales 15.8 4.8 6.1 2.7 10.9 3.7 210.1 140 30.8 36 6.00 -5.8 0.3 -4.4
Scotland 13.6 4.3 4.7 2.6 9.1 3.4 176.6 135 80.1 93 9.60 -3.5 1.1 -5.6
N Ireland 15.5 4.4 5.9 2.6 10.6 3.4 194.6 137 35.6 50 7.90 -4.5 0.4 -3.7
England & Wales 16.8 5.2 6.2 2.7 11.5 3.9 217.2 148 14.2 23 3.10 -7.3 0.5 -3.7
England N 15.7 4.9 5.8 2.6 10.7 3.8 215.7 161 21.2 34 3.60 -7.0 0.8 -4.1
England S 17.6 5.4 6.5 2.7 12.0 4.0 219.7 144 6.5 12 2.10 -7.8 0.3 -3.3
Scotland N 12.9 4.1 4.8 2.8 8.8 3.5 159.1 129 105.9 112 11.50 -3.1 0.9 -6.2
Scotland E 14.1 4.8 4.1 2.4 9.1 3.5 187.5 142 36.6 53 6.10 -5.3 2.1 -5.6
Scotland W 14.0 4.0 5.2 2.6 9.6 3.3 188.6 135 91.6 98 10.60 -2.1 0.5 -4.8
England E & NE 15.8 5.0 5.6 2.6 10.7 3.8 216.9 162 10.3 19 2.60 -7.5 0.9 -3.9
England NW & Wales N 15.4 4.6 6.0 2.7 10.6 3.6 211.9 150 40.6 54 6.00 -5.6 0.5 -4.4
Midlands 17.2 5.4 6.1 2.7 11.6 4.1 210.2 152 7.8 14 2.10 -8.1 0.4 -4.0
East Anglia 17.8 5.6 6.4 2.5 12.1 4.0 215.7 145 4.3 9 1.80 -7.6 0.3 -3.1
England SW & Wales S 16.5 4.8 6.6 2.8 11.5 3.8 219.1 135 19.1 25 4.50 -6.5 0.3 -3.4
England SE & Central S 18.2 5.7 6.7 2.8 12.4 4.2 234.8 147 3.7 7 1.40 -8.1 0.3 -3.4

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 15.7 5.0 5.7 2.9 10.7 3.9 202.8 143 36.7 55 5.50 -6.1 0.7 -4.7
England 16.9 5.5 6.2 2.9 11.6 4.2 218.3 153 11.6 21 2.60 -7.8 0.5 -3.8
Wales 15.8 5.0 6.1 2.9 10.9 3.9 210.1 141 30.8 36 6.00 -6.0 0.3 -4.6
Scotland 13.6 4.4 4.7 2.9 9.1 3.6 176.6 129 80.1 99 9.60 -3.4 1.1 -6.4
N Ireland 15.5 4.5 5.9 2.9 10.6 3.6 194.6 133 35.6 54 7.90 -4.4 0.4 -4.2
England & Wales 16.8 5.4 6.2 2.9 11.5 4.1 217.2 151 14.2 24 3.10 -7.6 0.5 -3.9
England N 15.7 5.1 5.8 2.9 10.7 4.0 215.7 161 21.2 34 3.60 -7.3 0.8 -4.4
England S 17.6 5.6 6.5 2.8 12.0 4.3 219.7 149 6.5 12 2.10 -8.2 0.3 -3.5
Scotland N 12.9 4.2 4.8 3.2 8.8 3.7 159.1 120 105.9 119 11.50 -3.0 0.9 -7.1
Scotland E 14.1 4.9 4.1 2.7 9.1 3.7 187.5 137 36.6 56 6.10 -5.4 2.1 -6.4
Scotland W 14.0 4.1 5.2 2.8 9.6 3.5 188.6 130 91.6 106 10.60 -1.9 0.5 -5.4
England E & NE 15.8 5.2 5.6 2.8 10.7 4.0 216.9 163 10.3 19 2.60 -7.8 0.9 -4.2
England NW & Wales N 15.4 4.8 6.0 2.9 10.6 3.8 211.9 150 40.6 53 6.00 -5.7 0.5 -4.8
Midlands 17.2 5.7 6.1 2.9 11.6 4.3 210.2 156 7.8 14 2.10 -8.5 0.4 -4.2
East Anglia 17.8 5.8 6.4 2.7 12.1 4.3 215.7 150 4.3 9 1.80 -8.1 0.3 -3.2
England SW & Wales S 16.5 5.0 6.6 3.0 11.5 4.0 219.1 138 19.1 26 4.50 -6.7 0.3 -3.5
England SE & Central S 18.2 5.9 6.7 2.9 12.4 4.4 234.8 153 3.7 7 1.40 -8.5 0.3 -3.6

Last updated: 1129 on 25 Aug 2011.




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