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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 1981 to 2010 averages.

Regional values compared with 1981 to 2010
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 10.2 -1.2 2.5 -0.9 6.3 -1.1 127.9 86 128.0 176 18.2 6.5 5.9 1.5
England 11.1 -1.3 3.1 -0.7 7.1 -1.0 129.4 83 136.5 232 18.5 8.0 4.5 0.9
Wales 10.2 -1.3 2.9 -0.8 6.5 -1.1 123.1 80 168.7 189 19.4 7.1 4.9 0.6
Scotland 8.6 -1.1 1.3 -1.1 4.9 -1.1 121.1 90 113.7 125 18.1 4.6 8.8 2.7
N Ireland 10.6 -1.0 2.4 -1.3 6.4 -1.2 157.4 107 69.6 93 14.2 1.2 4.8 1.3
England & Wales 11.0 -1.3 3.1 -0.8 7.0 -1.0 128.5 83 141.0 224 18.6 7.9 4.6 0.8
England N 10.0 -1.5 2.7 -0.7 6.3 -1.1 109.2 77 135.2 208 17.4 6.5 5.2 1.0
England S 11.7 -1.2 3.4 -0.8 7.5 -1.0 140.1 87 137.2 248 19.0 8.9 4.1 0.8
Scotland N 8.0 -1.3 1.0 -1.3 4.5 -1.2 119.8 94 118.8 120 20.2 5.3 9.7 3.3
Scotland E 8.3 -1.6 1.1 -0.9 4.7 -1.2 103.1 75 134.0 186 19.3 7.7 9.1 2.4
Scotland W 9.8 -0.6 1.8 -1.2 5.8 -0.9 141.4 99 85.5 85 14.1 0.6 7.2 2.3
England E & NE 10.1 -1.4 2.7 -0.7 6.4 -1.0 106.5 74 140.9 248 17.8 7.6 5.1 0.8
England NW & Wales N 10.0 -1.4 2.8 -0.8 6.4 -1.1 120.7 83 128.1 162 17.5 5.4 5.3 1.1
Midlands 11.0 -1.5 2.9 -0.8 6.9 -1.1 118.6 81 140.7 238 19.6 9.0 4.7 0.8
East Anglia 11.9 -1.2 3.5 -0.6 7.7 -0.9 137.4 85 112.7 253 18.5 9.1 4.3 1.0
England SW & Wales S 11.1 -1.2 3.3 -0.9 7.2 -1.0 140.2 84 174.6 222 19.1 7.6 3.8 0.4
England SE & Central S 12.3 -0.9 3.5 -0.7 7.9 -0.8 155.0 91 133.4 249 18.3 8.6 4.4 1.0

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 10.2 -0.4 2.5 -0.3 6.3 -0.4 127.9 90 128.0 190 18.2 6.7 5.9 0.5
England 11.1 -0.3 3.1 -0.2 7.1 -0.3 129.4 90 136.5 243 18.5 8.0 4.5 0.2
Wales 10.2 -0.5 2.9 -0.2 6.5 -0.4 123.1 83 168.7 198 19.4 7.5 4.9 -0.1
Scotland 8.6 -0.6 1.3 -0.5 4.9 -0.5 121.1 88 113.7 141 18.1 5.1 8.8 1.2
N Ireland 10.6 -0.4 2.4 -0.7 6.4 -0.6 157.4 108 69.6 105 14.2 1.9 4.8 0.2
England & Wales 11.0 -0.4 3.1 -0.2 7.0 -0.3 128.5 89 141.0 234 18.6 7.9 4.6 0.2
England N 10.0 -0.5 2.7 -0.2 6.3 -0.4 109.2 82 135.2 217 17.4 6.5 5.2 0.0
England S 11.7 -0.2 3.4 -0.3 7.5 -0.3 140.1 95 137.2 259 19.0 8.8 4.1 0.4
Scotland N 8.0 -0.7 1.0 -0.6 4.5 -0.6 119.8 91 118.8 134 20.2 5.6 9.7 1.7
Scotland E 8.3 -0.9 1.1 -0.3 4.7 -0.6 103.1 75 134.0 205 19.3 7.9 9.1 0.6
Scotland W 9.8 -0.0 1.8 -0.6 5.8 -0.3 141.4 98 85.5 99 14.1 1.6 7.2 1.3
England E & NE 10.1 -0.5 2.7 -0.1 6.4 -0.3 106.5 80 140.9 263 17.8 7.4 5.1 0.0
England NW & Wales N 10.0 -0.5 2.8 -0.2 6.4 -0.4 120.7 86 128.1 167 17.5 5.7 5.3 0.0
Midlands 11.0 -0.5 2.9 -0.3 6.9 -0.4 118.6 88 140.7 250 19.6 8.9 4.7 0.1
East Anglia 11.9 -0.2 3.5 -0.2 7.7 -0.1 137.4 96 112.7 247 18.5 8.6 4.3 0.8
England SW & Wales S 11.1 -0.4 3.3 -0.3 7.2 -0.4 140.2 88 174.6 240 19.1 7.9 3.8 -0.0
England SE & Central S 12.3 -0.0 3.5 -0.2 7.9 -0.1 155.0 101 133.4 257 18.3 8.4 4.4 0.6

Last updated: 1619 on 30 Oct 2012.




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