Regional values

Regional values for January 2023

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.

Regional values compared with 1961 to 1990 averages
(Act=Actual, Anom=Anomaly)
Region Max temp Min temp Mean temp Sunshine Rainfall Days rain
≥1 mm
Days
air frost
Act
°C
Anom
°C
Act
°C
Anom
°C
Act
°C
Anom
°C
Act
hours
Anom
%
Act
mm
Anom
%
Act
days
Anom
days
Act
days
Anom
days
UK 7.3 1.6 1.5 1.1 4.4 1.4 63.1 145 125.7 113 16.1 0.7 10.7 -2.7
England 8.0 1.9 1.8 1.2 4.9 1.5 77.6 158 90.5 113 13.4 0.0 9.8 -2.6
Wales 7.7 1.7 2.3 1.3 5.0 1.5 55.7 128 194.7 131 18.4 1.0 9.0 -2.4
Scotland 5.9 1.3 0.5 1.0 3.2 1.1 42.9 126 171.5 113 19.8 1.9 13.3 -2.6
N Ireland 7.7 1.2 2.1 1.2 4.9 1.2 51.1 116 95.2 83 18.0 0.4 7.9 -4.1
England & Wales 7.9 1.9 1.9 1.2 4.9 1.5 74.6 154 104.7 117 14.0 0.1 9.7 -2.6
England N 7.2 1.8 1.7 1.5 4.4 1.7 77.9 173 100.6 113 14.3 0.1 9.4 -4.2
England S 8.4 1.9 1.9 1.0 5.1 1.4 77.4 151 85.1 113 12.9 -0.1 10.0 -1.8
Scotland N 5.7 1.1 0.3 0.8 3.0 1.0 22.7 84 193.9 118 23.0 3.6 13.8 -2.5
Scotland E 5.6 1.4 0.0 1.0 2.8 1.1 61.2 153 105.7 92 14.5 -1.0 14.9 -2.6
Scotland W 6.6 1.4 1.5 1.3 4.0 1.3 50.7 137 212.3 120 21.2 2.8 10.8 -2.7
England E & NE 7.3 1.9 1.4 1.4 4.4 1.6 88.5 181 58.4 85 11.3 -1.6 9.9 -4.0
England NW & Wales N 7.4 1.7 2.2 1.6 4.8 1.7 58.5 139 166.2 132 18.7 2.3 8.5 -3.8
Midlands 7.9 2.1 1.7 1.3 4.8 1.6 77.2 163 76.0 106 12.3 -0.8 9.9 -3.1
East Anglia 8.3 2.2 1.7 1.0 5.0 1.6 85.7 164 48.5 95 10.8 -0.7 10.7 -1.8
England SW & Wales S 8.4 1.6 2.4 0.9 5.4 1.2 66.4 137 172.6 128 17.2 0.6 9.0 -1.2
England SE & Central S 8.4 1.8 1.9 0.9 5.2 1.3 72.3 137 99.4 129 13.9 1.2 10.3 -1.5
Regional values compared with 1991 to 2020 averages
(Act=Actual, Anom=Anomaly)
Region Max temp Min temp Mean temp Sunshine Rainfall Days rain
≥1 mm
Days
air frost
Act
°C
Anom
°C
Act
°C
Anom
°C
Act
°C
Anom
°C
Act
hours
Anom
%
Act
mm
Anom
%
Act
days
Anom
days
Act
days
Anom
days
UK 7.3 0.6 1.5 0.3 4.4 0.4 63.1 133 125.7 103 16.1 0.7 10.7 -0.6
England 8.0 0.8 1.8 0.2 4.9 0.5 77.6 140 90.5 109 13.4 0.2 9.8 -0.3
Wales 7.7 0.7 2.3 0.5 5.0 0.6 55.7 118 194.7 125 18.4 1.2 9.0 -1.0
Scotland 5.9 0.4 0.5 0.2 3.2 0.3 42.9 122 171.5 96 19.8 1.3 13.3 -0.8
N Ireland 7.7 0.5 2.1 0.4 4.9 0.4 51.1 120 95.2 83 18.0 0.8 7.9 -1.1
England & Wales 7.9 0.8 1.9 0.3 4.9 0.5 74.6 137 104.7 113 14.0 0.4 9.7 -0.4
England N 7.2 0.8 1.7 0.6 4.4 0.7 77.9 154 100.6 110 14.3 0.3 9.4 -1.8
England S 8.4 0.7 1.9 0.1 5.1 0.4 77.4 134 85.1 108 12.9 0.2 10.0 0.5
Scotland N 5.7 0.2 0.3 0.0 3.0 0.1 22.7 80 193.9 97 23.0 2.7 13.8 -0.3
Scotland E 5.6 0.5 0.0 0.3 2.8 0.3 61.2 141 105.7 85 14.5 -1.0 14.9 -1.4
Scotland W 6.6 0.6 1.5 0.5 4.0 0.5 50.7 141 212.3 104 21.2 1.9 10.8 -0.9
England E & NE 7.3 0.8 1.4 0.4 4.4 0.6 88.5 158 58.4 84 11.3 -1.3 9.9 -1.6
England NW & Wales N 7.4 0.7 2.2 0.8 4.8 0.8 58.5 130 166.2 125 18.7 2.5 8.5 -1.9
Midlands 7.9 0.9 1.7 0.3 4.8 0.6 77.2 144 76.0 104 12.3 -0.5 9.9 -0.9
East Anglia 8.3 0.9 1.7 0.0 5.0 0.5 85.7 145 48.5 91 10.8 -0.3 10.7 1.2
England SW & Wales S 8.4 0.6 2.4 0.1 5.4 0.3 66.4 124 172.6 125 17.2 1.0 9.0 0.4
England SE & Central S 8.4 0.6 1.9 0.0 5.2 0.3 72.3 120 99.4 118 13.9 1.2 10.3 0.6