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Regional values - August

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 18.0 -0.9 10.3 -0.2 14.1 -0.6 127.4 77 105.8 125 14.10 2.7 0.0 -0.0
England 19.6 -0.8 11.2 -0.1 15.4 -0.4 145.5 79 78.1 117 12.10 2.7 0.0 -0.0
Wales 17.8 -1.1 10.5 -0.2 14.1 -0.6 130.5 76 83.5 79 13.90 1.7 0.0 -0.0
Scotland 15.5 -1.1 8.9 -0.3 12.2 -0.7 100.3 72 163.6 152 17.50 3.4 0.0 -0.0
N Ireland 17.2 -0.9 9.5 -0.7 13.3 -0.8 106.4 76 72.6 80 14.10 0.2 0.0 -0.0
England & Wales 19.4 -0.9 11.1 -0.1 15.2 -0.5 143.4 78 78.8 109 12.30 2.5 0.0 -0.0
England N 18.4 -0.7 10.5 -0.1 14.4 -0.4 135.5 81 103.6 132 15.10 4.2 0.0 -0.0
England S 20.3 -0.9 11.5 -0.1 15.9 -0.5 150.8 78 64.6 107 10.40 1.8 0.0 -0.0
Scotland N 14.8 -1.1 8.5 -0.4 11.7 -0.7 92.9 73 164.0 147 18.40 3.2 0.0 -0.0
Scotland E 15.9 -1.3 8.7 -0.2 12.2 -0.7 105.0 71 166.5 200 16.30 4.1 0.0 -0.0
Scotland W 16.2 -0.9 9.5 -0.2 12.8 -0.6 104.9 71 160.1 125 17.80 3.1 0.0 -0.0
England E & NE 18.9 -0.6 10.3 -0.2 14.6 -0.4 138.9 81 94.1 144 14.10 4.4 0.0 -0.0
England NW & Wales N 17.6 -1.0 10.6 -0.2 14.0 -0.6 125.3 77 115.1 113 16.50 4.0 0.0 -0.0
Midlands 19.9 -0.7 11.0 0.0 15.5 -0.3 142.4 79 56.9 87 10.10 0.6 0.0 -0.0
East Anglia 21.1 -0.8 11.9 0.1 16.5 -0.3 153.0 78 58.3 116 10.00 2.4 0.0 -0.0
England SW & Wales S 18.6 -1.2 11.0 -0.4 14.8 -0.8 140.8 75 80.4 90 12.70 1.9 0.0 -0.0
England SE & Central S 20.6 -1.0 11.9 0.0 16.2 -0.5 164.9 80 78.0 139 11.30 3.4 0.0 -0.0

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 18.0 -0.4 10.3 0.1 14.1 -0.1 127.4 81 105.8 117 14.10 2.1 0.0 -0.0
England 19.6 -0.2 11.2 0.2 15.4 0.0 145.5 84 78.1 109 12.10 2.0 0.0 -0.0
Wales 17.8 -0.5 10.5 0.1 14.1 -0.2 130.5 80 83.5 76 13.90 1.3 0.0 -0.0
Scotland 15.5 -0.6 8.9 0.0 12.2 -0.3 100.3 74 163.6 140 17.50 2.9 0.0 -0.1
N Ireland 17.2 -0.4 9.5 -0.4 13.3 -0.4 106.4 78 72.6 76 14.10 -0.3 0.0 -0.0
England & Wales 19.4 -0.2 11.1 0.2 15.2 -0.0 143.4 83 78.8 103 12.30 1.9 0.0 -0.0
England N 18.4 -0.2 10.5 0.1 14.4 -0.0 135.5 86 103.6 120 15.10 3.6 0.0 -0.0
England S 20.3 -0.2 11.5 0.3 15.9 0.1 150.8 83 64.6 102 10.40 1.1 0.0 -0.0
Scotland N 14.8 -0.6 8.5 -0.1 11.7 -0.3 92.9 75 164.0 136 18.40 2.7 0.0 -0.1
Scotland E 15.9 -0.8 8.7 0.1 12.2 -0.3 105.0 74 166.5 178 16.30 3.4 0.0 -0.1
Scotland W 16.2 -0.5 9.5 0.1 12.8 -0.2 104.9 74 160.1 117 17.80 2.7 0.0 -0.0
England E & NE 18.9 0.1 10.3 0.1 14.6 0.1 138.9 86 94.1 131 14.10 3.6 0.0 -0.0
England NW & Wales N 17.6 -0.5 10.6 0.1 14.0 -0.2 125.3 80 115.1 105 16.50 3.4 0.0 -0.0
Midlands 19.9 0.0 11.0 0.3 15.5 0.2 142.4 85 56.9 82 10.10 -0.1 0.0 -0.0
East Anglia 21.1 -0.0 11.9 0.5 16.5 0.2 153.0 83 58.3 110 10.00 1.6 0.0 -0.0
England SW & Wales S 18.6 -0.6 11.0 -0.1 14.8 -0.3 140.8 79 80.4 88 12.70 1.4 0.0 -0.0
England SE & Central S 20.6 -0.3 11.9 0.4 16.2 0.0 164.9 86 78.0 132 11.30 2.7 0.0 -0.0

Last updated: 1813 on 13 Dec 2011.




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