• home

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 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 12.5 0.8 4.0 0.2 8.2 0.5 477.8 110 230.8 97 34.6 -2.2 11.3 -2.0
England 13.3 0.7 4.5 0.1 8.9 0.4 491.5 108 217.0 120 32.4 0.5 8.6 -2.3
Wales 12.5 0.7 4.4 0.2 8.5 0.4 488.5 110 276.7 95 35.4 -3.5 8.4 -3.5
Scotland 11.0 1.0 2.9 0.2 6.9 0.6 453.1 112 254.9 81 38.5 -5.0 17.1 -1.1
N Ireland 12.6 0.8 4.2 0.2 8.4 0.5 468.6 110 157.7 65 32.3 -9.9 9.0 -1.3
England & Wales 13.2 0.7 4.5 0.1 8.9 0.4 491.1 109 225.2 115 32.8 -0.1 8.6 -2.4
England N 12.4 0.7 4.0 0.2 8.2 0.5 473.6 111 229.2 114 31.7 -2.2 10.4 -2.4
England S 13.8 0.6 4.8 0.1 9.3 0.4 501.0 107 210.5 123 32.8 1.9 7.6 -2.2
Scotland N 10.3 0.8 2.8 0.2 6.5 0.5 437.4 113 281.6 81 43.3 -4.8 17.9 -1.1
Scotland E 11.0 1.0 2.6 0.2 6.7 0.5 443.1 107 235.5 97 36.7 -1.1 19.5 -1.1
Scotland W 11.8 1.2 3.6 0.3 7.7 0.7 484.1 115 239.9 68 34.2 -9.4 13.5 -1.3
England E & NE 12.4 0.6 3.9 0.1 8.2 0.4 477.1 110 225.1 135 31.3 0.1 10.7 -2.2
England NW & Wales N 12.4 0.7 4.3 0.2 8.3 0.5 478.6 111 237.5 91 33.3 -4.9 9.5 -2.7
Midlands 13.4 0.6 4.3 0.1 8.9 0.4 484.1 111 215.3 122 33.1 0.8 9.0 -2.3
East Anglia 13.7 0.4 4.8 0.1 9.2 0.2 463.9 99 195.1 143 32.6 4.2 8.0 -2.0
England SW & Wales S 13.2 0.7 4.9 0.1 9.0 0.4 518.1 110 263.5 103 34.2 -1.9 6.3 -3.0
England SE & Central S 14.3 0.9 5.0 0.2 9.7 0.5 519.9 107 202.5 122 31.6 2.0 7.9 -2.3

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 12.5 1.5 4.0 0.8 8.2 1.1 477.8 113 230.8 100 34.6 -2.6 11.3 -4.8
England 13.3 1.5 4.5 0.8 8.9 1.2 491.5 113 217.0 119 32.4 -0.7 8.6 -4.9
Wales 12.5 1.5 4.4 0.8 8.5 1.2 488.5 112 276.7 97 35.4 -3.7 8.4 -6.6
Scotland 11.0 1.6 2.9 0.7 6.9 1.1 453.1 114 254.9 86 38.5 -4.2 17.1 -4.1
N Ireland 12.6 1.4 4.2 0.7 8.4 1.1 468.6 113 157.7 68 32.3 -9.6 9.0 -4.6
England & Wales 13.2 1.5 4.5 0.8 8.9 1.2 491.1 113 225.2 114 32.8 -1.1 8.6 -5.1
England N 12.4 1.6 4.0 0.8 8.2 1.2 473.6 116 229.2 113 31.7 -3.2 10.4 -5.6
England S 13.8 1.5 4.8 0.7 9.3 1.1 501.0 112 210.5 123 32.8 0.6 7.6 -4.5
Scotland N 10.3 1.3 2.8 0.7 6.5 1.0 437.4 115 281.6 87 43.3 -3.5 17.9 -4.2
Scotland E 11.0 1.7 2.6 0.7 6.7 1.1 443.1 111 235.5 100 36.7 -1.5 19.5 -4.4
Scotland W 11.8 1.8 3.6 0.8 7.7 1.3 484.1 117 239.9 74 34.2 -8.0 13.5 -3.9
England E & NE 12.4 1.5 3.9 0.8 8.2 1.2 477.1 116 225.1 131 31.3 -1.5 10.7 -4.9
England NW & Wales N 12.4 1.5 4.3 0.8 8.3 1.2 478.6 114 237.5 92 33.3 -5.0 9.5 -6.3
Midlands 13.4 1.6 4.3 0.7 8.9 1.2 484.1 117 215.3 120 33.1 -0.5 9.0 -5.4
East Anglia 13.7 1.3 4.8 0.7 9.2 1.0 463.9 104 195.1 141 32.6 2.5 8.0 -3.5
England SW & Wales S 13.2 1.5 4.9 0.8 9.0 1.1 518.1 113 263.5 106 34.2 -2.4 6.3 -5.5
England SE & Central S 14.3 1.7 5.0 0.8 9.7 1.3 519.9 111 202.5 119 31.6 0.5 7.9 -4.6

Last updated: 1156 on 12 Dec 2012.




Get updates