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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 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 19.4 0.3 11.4 0.6 15.3 0.4 151.6 93 111.3 124 15.3 3.3 0.1 0.0
England 20.8 0.1 12.2 0.7 16.5 0.4 161.8 89 89.2 129 13.5 3.5 0.0 0.0
Wales 18.9 -0.1 12.1 1.0 15.4 0.5 136.5 81 156.4 146 19.8 7.2 0.0 -0.0
Scotland 17.3 0.7 9.7 0.3 13.5 0.4 138.8 103 135.2 116 16.9 2.2 0.2 0.1
N Ireland 18.9 0.7 11.3 0.8 15.1 0.8 150.6 111 112.9 116 17.2 2.5 0.0 -0.0
England & Wales 20.5 0.1 12.2 0.7 16.3 0.4 158.3 88 98.5 132 14.3 4.0 0.0 0.0
England N 19.6 0.3 11.4 0.5 15.5 0.4 146.6 89 111.1 135 14.4 2.8 0.0 0.0
England S 21.4 -0.0 12.7 0.8 17.0 0.4 169.8 88 77.7 125 13.0 3.9 0.0 -0.0
Scotland N 16.8 1.0 9.3 0.0 13.0 0.5 134.7 113 112.8 94 16.2 0.2 0.2 0.1
Scotland E 17.5 0.3 9.5 0.4 13.4 0.3 134.1 93 126.8 140 16.1 3.3 0.2 0.1
Scotland W 17.9 0.8 10.5 0.5 14.1 0.6 149.3 104 174.1 125 18.9 3.6 0.1 0.0
England E & NE 20.1 0.4 11.3 0.4 15.7 0.4 155.1 92 87.6 127 12.6 2.3 0.0 0.0
England NW & Wales N 18.9 0.2 11.7 0.7 15.3 0.4 137.4 86 141.4 135 17.1 4.0 0.0 -0.0
Midlands 20.7 -0.1 12.0 0.7 16.3 0.3 149.8 84 88.0 132 14.2 4.2 0.0 0.0
East Anglia 22.7 0.6 12.9 0.8 17.8 0.7 189.3 97 47.8 86 9.2 0.9 0.0 -0.0
England SW & Wales S 19.5 -0.3 12.7 1.1 16.1 0.4 145.7 79 150.5 168 19.6 8.4 0.0 -0.0
England SE & Central S 21.7 -0.1 12.9 0.8 17.3 0.3 188.9 93 55.9 97 10.8 2.5 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 19.4 1.0 11.4 1.2 15.3 1.1 151.6 96 111.3 123 15.3 3.3 0.1 0.0
England 20.8 0.9 12.2 1.3 16.5 1.1 161.8 93 89.2 125 13.5 3.4 0.0 -0.0
Wales 18.9 0.6 12.1 1.6 15.4 1.1 136.5 83 156.4 142 19.8 7.1 0.0 -0.0
Scotland 17.3 1.2 9.7 0.8 13.5 1.0 138.8 103 135.2 116 16.9 2.3 0.2 0.1
N Ireland 18.9 1.3 11.3 1.4 15.1 1.3 150.6 111 112.9 118 17.2 2.8 0.0 -0.0
England & Wales 20.5 0.9 12.2 1.4 16.3 1.1 158.3 92 98.5 128 14.3 3.9 0.0 -0.0
England N 19.6 1.1 11.4 1.0 15.5 1.0 146.6 93 111.1 128 14.4 2.8 0.0 0.0
England S 21.4 0.9 12.7 1.5 17.0 1.2 169.8 93 77.7 122 13.0 3.7 0.0 -0.0
Scotland N 16.8 1.4 9.3 0.6 13.0 1.0 134.7 109 112.8 93 16.2 0.5 0.2 0.1
Scotland E 17.5 0.9 9.5 0.9 13.4 0.8 134.1 94 126.8 135 16.1 3.2 0.2 0.1
Scotland W 17.9 1.2 10.5 1.1 14.1 1.2 149.3 105 174.1 128 18.9 3.8 0.1 0.0
England E & NE 20.1 1.2 11.3 1.0 15.7 1.1 155.1 96 87.6 122 12.6 2.1 0.0 0.0
England NW & Wales N 18.9 0.9 11.7 1.2 15.3 1.0 137.4 88 141.4 128 17.1 4.1 0.0 -0.0
Midlands 20.7 0.8 12.0 1.3 16.3 1.0 149.8 89 88.0 126 14.2 4.1 0.0 -0.0
East Anglia 22.7 1.6 12.9 1.5 17.8 1.5 189.3 103 47.8 90 9.2 0.8 0.0 -0.0
England SW & Wales S 19.5 0.3 12.7 1.7 16.1 1.0 145.7 82 150.5 164 19.6 8.2 0.0 -0.0
England SE & Central S 21.7 0.8 12.9 1.5 17.3 1.1 188.9 99 55.9 94 10.8 2.2 0.0 -0.0

Last updated: 1235 on 29 Jan 2013.




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