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Regional values - January

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.

Provisional 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 5.6 -0.8 1.0 0.1 3.3 -0.4 37.3 79 107.7 88 15.2 -0.3 13.3 2.0
England 5.8 -1.1 1.0 -0.3 3.4 -0.7 44.8 83 75.5 91 12.9 -0.3 14.0 3.6
Wales 5.9 -0.9 1.4 -0.1 3.7 -0.5 38.7 80 145.7 93 17.8 0.9 14.5 4.2
Scotland 4.9 -0.3 0.8 0.8 2.9 0.2 26.4 74 145.6 82 17.1 -1.5 12.8 -0.5
N Ireland 6.6 -0.4 1.9 0.6 4.3 0.1 26.7 60 136.6 117 21.5 4.0 8.0 -1.2
England & Wales 5.8 -1.1 1.1 -0.3 3.4 -0.7 44.0 82 85.2 92 13.6 -0.1 14.1 3.7
England N 5.1 -1.1 0.6 -0.1 2.8 -0.6 38.3 78 76.1 81 12.4 -1.8 15.1 3.6
England S 6.1 -1.2 1.2 -0.4 3.7 -0.8 48.2 85 75.2 98 13.2 0.5 13.5 3.6
Scotland N 5.0 -0.2 0.9 0.9 3.0 0.4 24.6 88 139.2 69 17.5 -2.9 11.7 -1.5
Scotland E 4.4 -0.5 -0.0 0.6 2.2 0.0 28.4 66 106.8 85 16.2 0.4 16.0 0.8
Scotland W 5.4 -0.4 1.5 0.8 3.5 0.2 26.5 69 195.3 97 17.5 -1.6 11.0 -0.4
England E & NE 5.2 -1.0 0.4 -0.3 2.8 -0.7 44.2 83 65.1 91 12.9 0.1 14.6 3.0
England NW & Wales N 5.3 -1.1 1.1 -0.1 3.2 -0.5 30.3 65 106.5 78 13.5 -2.8 15.4 4.5
Midlands 5.4 -1.3 0.7 -0.3 3.1 -0.8 44.4 85 62.9 85 12.4 -0.5 15.9 4.9
East Anglia 5.7 -1.4 0.2 -1.2 2.9 -1.3 52.2 89 41.2 78 10.8 -0.5 15.8 5.8
England SW & Wales S 6.8 -0.7 2.2 0.2 4.5 -0.3 48.1 90 145.7 106 17.8 1.7 10.3 1.4
England SE & Central S 6.2 -1.3 1.5 -0.2 3.9 -0.7 44.1 75 78.9 98 13.4 0.8 12.7 2.6

The following table shows comparisons with the 1961 to 1990 averages.

Provisional 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 5.6 -0.1 1.0 0.7 3.3 0.3 37.3 85 107.7 95 15.2 -0.3 13.3 0.6
England 5.8 -0.3 1.0 0.3 3.4 -0.0 44.8 91 75.5 93 12.9 -0.6 14.0 1.9
Wales 5.9 -0.2 1.4 0.4 3.7 0.1 38.7 87 145.7 97 17.8 0.6 14.5 3.1
Scotland 4.9 0.3 0.8 1.2 2.9 0.8 26.4 76 145.6 94 17.1 -0.9 12.8 -1.7
N Ireland 6.6 0.2 1.9 1.1 4.3 0.6 26.7 61 136.6 118 21.5 4.0 8.0 -3.1
England & Wales 5.8 -0.3 1.1 0.3 3.4 0.0 44.0 90 85.2 94 13.6 -0.4 14.1 2.1
England N 5.1 -0.3 0.6 0.5 2.8 0.0 38.3 84 76.1 84 12.4 -1.9 15.1 1.8
England S 6.1 -0.3 1.2 0.2 3.7 -0.1 48.2 94 75.2 99 13.2 0.1 13.5 2.0
Scotland N 5.0 0.4 0.9 1.4 3.0 0.9 24.6 89 139.2 83 17.5 -2.0 11.7 -2.8
Scotland E 4.4 0.2 -0.0 1.0 2.2 0.6 28.4 70 106.8 92 16.2 0.4 16.0 -0.3
Scotland W 5.4 0.2 1.5 1.3 3.5 0.8 26.5 70 195.3 109 17.5 -0.9 11.0 -1.7
England E & NE 5.2 -0.2 0.4 0.3 2.8 0.0 44.2 90 65.1 93 12.9 -0.1 14.6 1.2
England NW & Wales N 5.3 -0.4 1.1 0.5 3.2 0.1 30.3 71 106.5 84 13.5 -2.9 15.4 3.0
Midlands 5.4 -0.4 0.7 0.2 3.1 -0.1 44.4 93 62.9 87 12.4 -0.9 15.9 3.3
East Anglia 5.7 -0.5 0.2 -0.5 2.9 -0.5 52.2 99 41.2 80 10.8 -0.7 15.8 3.8
England SW & Wales S 6.8 -0.1 2.2 0.7 4.5 0.3 48.1 98 145.7 107 17.8 1.2 10.3 0.3
England SE & Central S 6.2 -0.4 1.5 0.5 3.9 0.1 44.1 84 78.9 102 13.4 0.6 12.7 1.1

Last updated: 1100 on 4 Feb 2013.




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