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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 13.5 2.3 4.8 1.2 9.1 1.8 516.1 122 188.2 81 27.30 -9.1 9.9 -4.5
England 14.8 2.6 5.3 1.2 10.1 1.9 558.8 127 79.2 44 15.50 -16.4 8.4 -3.4
Wales 13.6 2.3 5.1 1.2 9.3 1.7 538.3 123 155.4 54 28.00 -10.2 10.4 -2.6
Scotland 11.5 1.8 3.8 1.3 7.6 1.6 444.6 113 376.0 124 44.70 2.1 12.4 -7.1
N Ireland 13.3 1.9 4.9 1.2 9.1 1.5 485.1 118 197.3 85 38.50 -2.9 8.9 -2.7
England & Wales 14.6 2.6 5.3 1.2 10.0 1.9 555.9 127 89.7 46 17.20 -15.6 8.7 -3.2
England N 13.7 2.5 4.9 1.3 9.3 1.9 541.4 132 126.5 63 22.40 -11.5 9.7 -4.4
England S 15.4 2.7 5.6 1.2 10.5 2.0 568.0 125 54.2 32 11.90 -19.1 7.7 -2.8
Scotland N 10.9 1.7 3.8 1.5 7.4 1.6 411.9 109 435.1 131 51.80 5.0 11.8 -8.5
Scotland E 11.9 2.2 3.2 1.1 7.5 1.6 487.9 122 247.3 103 33.90 -3.7 15.5 -6.6
Scotland W 11.9 1.6 4.3 1.2 8.1 1.4 442.7 108 432.9 129 46.50 4.3 9.8 -5.7
England E & NE 14.0 2.7 4.8 1.4 9.4 2.0 559.6 135 79.4 47 16.60 -15.0 9.6 -4.3
England NW & Wales N 13.3 2.2 5.0 1.2 9.1 1.7 524.3 125 197.8 77 31.20 -6.3 11.2 -2.6
Midlands 14.9 2.7 5.2 1.3 10.0 2.0 541.2 129 73.7 42 14.70 -17.6 7.9 -4.7
East Anglia 15.7 3.0 5.5 1.1 10.6 2.1 563.0 125 27.8 21 7.90 -20.7 7.4 -2.6
England SW & Wales S 14.3 2.3 5.7 1.2 10.0 1.7 552.9 120 106.2 43 21.70 -14.0 8.4 -1.8
England SE & Central S 15.7 2.8 5.7 1.2 10.7 2.0 611.4 129 46.6 28 9.50 -20.2 8.1 -2.8

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 13.5 2.6 4.8 1.6 9.1 2.1 516.1 122 188.2 82 27.30 -9.9 9.9 -6.2
England 14.8 3.0 5.3 1.6 10.1 2.3 558.8 129 79.2 43 15.50 -17.6 8.4 -5.0
Wales 13.6 2.6 5.1 1.5 9.3 2.1 538.3 123 155.4 54 28.00 -11.1 10.4 -4.6
Scotland 11.5 2.1 3.8 1.6 7.6 1.8 444.6 112 376.0 127 44.70 1.9 12.4 -8.9
N Ireland 13.3 2.2 4.9 1.5 9.1 1.8 485.1 117 197.3 86 38.50 -3.4 8.9 -4.6
England & Wales 14.6 2.9 5.3 1.6 10.0 2.3 555.9 128 89.7 46 17.20 -16.7 8.7 -5.0
England N 13.7 2.8 4.9 1.6 9.3 2.2 541.4 132 126.5 62 22.40 -12.5 9.7 -6.2
England S 15.4 3.1 5.6 1.5 10.5 2.3 568.0 127 54.2 32 11.90 -20.3 7.7 -4.4
Scotland N 10.9 2.0 3.8 1.8 7.4 1.8 411.9 108 435.1 135 51.80 5.0 11.8 -10.3
Scotland E 11.9 2.5 3.2 1.4 7.5 1.9 487.9 122 247.3 105 33.90 -4.3 15.5 -8.4
Scotland W 11.9 1.8 4.3 1.5 8.1 1.7 442.7 107 432.9 134 46.50 4.3 9.8 -7.5
England E & NE 14.0 3.1 4.8 1.7 9.4 2.4 559.6 136 79.4 46 16.60 -16.2 9.6 -6.0
England NW & Wales N 13.3 2.5 5.0 1.5 9.1 2.0 524.3 125 197.8 77 31.20 -7.0 11.2 -4.6
Midlands 14.9 3.1 5.2 1.6 10.0 2.4 541.2 130 73.7 41 14.70 -18.9 7.9 -6.5
East Anglia 15.7 3.3 5.5 1.4 10.6 2.4 563.0 127 27.8 20 7.90 -22.2 7.4 -4.1
England SW & Wales S 14.3 2.6 5.7 1.5 10.0 2.1 552.9 120 106.2 43 21.70 -14.9 8.4 -3.5
England SE & Central S 15.7 3.1 5.7 1.5 10.7 2.3 611.4 131 46.6 27 9.50 -21.6 8.1 -4.3

Last updated: 1531 on 18 Oct 2011.




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